R/C Tech Forums

Go Back   R/C Tech Forums > General Forums > Nitro On-Road

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 12-25-2004, 09:22 PM   #1
Tech Rookie
Join Date: Dec 2004
Posts: 1
Default 2 speed transmission suggestions for hpi rs4 racer 2

using 44t and 41t spur gear with 13/16 clutch bell, is that a good combo, if not was would be the best ? what can i do to keep from stripping teeth? should there be any play in spur gears and clutch bell? any suggestions would be greatly appreciated. new to r/c.
maddog55 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-27-2004, 05:05 PM   #2
Tech Master
Rapid Roy's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: L.A. (Rowland Hts)
Posts: 1,531

Looks like you are using the stock gear ratios. They should be fine as a starting point. To the gear mesh is set properly run a peice of paper through the gears while pressing the engine to keep the gear mesh as possible. Tighten the engine mount screws then remove the paper from between the gears. This should give you the proper gear mesh. Also make sure that the engine is not twisted making the mesh looser on either of the gears.
Rapid Roy is offline   Reply With Quote

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
2 speed transmission for RS4 2 cougardriftr R/C Items: Wanted to Buy 0 09-02-2008 07:37 AM
Moderate basher/racer suggestions? MarkieMark231 Electric On-Road 10 06-09-2006 07:10 AM
looking for a 2 speed transmission R.C_drag_NH R/C Items: For Sale/Trade 4 01-25-2006 09:28 AM
Two Speed Transmission DAUER962 Rookie Zone 7 01-14-2004 11:03 PM

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -7. It is currently 05:35 AM.

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
Powered By: vBulletin v3.9.2.1
Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Advertise Content © 2001-2011 RCTech.net