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Old 04-13-2005, 11:11 AM   #5716
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Thanks, Klan, I'll mess around with it when I get home. I wish I could bring my R40 to work!
Clutch bell bearing? Check the spare parts in those big Zip-Lock bags. I remembered I got one bearing for threaded shaft engine. I did not use it, so it might still in one of the bags.
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Old 04-13-2005, 11:54 AM   #5717
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I did. I couldn't find it.

Also, on the centax clutch, did you ever need to use that o-spring for the shoes?

Thanks for the impromptu illustration, Klan.
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Old 04-13-2005, 11:58 AM   #5718
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I did. I couldn't find it.

Also, on the centax clutch, did you ever need to use that o-spring for the shoes?

Thanks for the impromptu illustration, Klan.
YES!!! if you don't use the spring, on engament you will lose the clutch weights like I did, only that my spring probably broke...
that spring makes sure that upon engagement they come back to their position!!!
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Old 04-13-2005, 12:02 PM   #5719
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Hmm, I was told if I just used a heavier 87103 (the spring that goes around the shaft), I wouldn't need to use the o-spring....
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Old 04-13-2005, 12:06 PM   #5720
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Hmm, I was told if I just used a heavier 87103 (the spring that goes around the shaft), I wouldn't need to use the o-spring....
mmm I don't know about that, I have video footage and I see mine flying out and I was done in the middle of a straight. If you have more clutch weights try it, but I don't recommend it...
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Old 04-13-2005, 12:27 PM   #5721
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SG is singapore... i got it for 640 singapore dollar. it come with optional items like
1. graphite front shock tower.
2. graphite rear shock tower.
3. gunmetal light weight chassis
4. lightweight upper deck
5. heat sink engine mount
6. steering ungrade set
7. light weight middle shaft
8. light weight 2 speed shaft
9. alum wheel hex hub
10. light weight 2 speed set
11. titanium screw sets.

Few tat we sg ppl change are the spider gear tat come with the kit, shocks and rear stabliser.
What's the exchage between singapore dollars and U.S. dollars?
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Old 04-13-2005, 01:04 PM   #5722
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Klander send the vid to me. I'm now trying to decide what to do. Should I take the leap into 1/8. Or get the serpent 710 and drop my sirio in it. Then put the .18 into my impulse.
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Old 04-13-2005, 01:11 PM   #5723
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Klander send the vid to me. I'm now trying to decide what to do. Should I take the leap into 1/8. Or get the serpent 710 and drop my sirio in it. Then put the .18 into my impulse.
Let's all go into the 1/8 scene lol....

The serpent 710 is just like the R-40, I place the R-40 as better than serpents 705 and 710s, if I was to go 1/8 i'd probably get the HPI PROCEED... I'll try to send it to you after my lunch break, I know I have your e-mail, but please send me a PM to be sure of who Im sending it to ok
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Old 04-13-2005, 01:38 PM   #5724
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Besides Tower Hobbies, where does everyone buy R40 parts online?
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Turbos15_gmail.com
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RCmart.com sells parts but some people said that there shipping was very slow.
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Old 04-13-2005, 01:58 PM   #5727
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Yeah, I was looking for somewhere here in the states. The places I order my Pro 4 parts from don't carry R40 parts.
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Tower would probally your best bet in the states.
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Old 04-13-2005, 02:17 PM   #5729
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Thanks. I will keep looking.
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gibbous
here are some pics of my wireing...
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