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Old 11-10-2001, 09:55 PM   #61
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We are not so bad on kits (V One R is about $700) but it is accessories that tend to kill us........... hop ups for the V one R are as dear as poison e.g. $100 for the carbon brake mount. If we hupped up the V One R to RR spec i would think that it would be $1000 plus........ The hobby is very dear over here if you want to start out with the best quality you can buy.... That could cost u easy $1500 plus to start with the V One R with car, radio, batteries and tools. . Our dollar is worth around half of the US dollar.
wow, you guys are rich !!
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We are not so bad on kits (V One R is about $700) but it is accessories that tend to kill us........... hop ups for the V one R are as dear as poison e.g. $100 for the carbon brake mount. If we hupped up the V One R to RR spec i would think that it would be $1000 plus........ The hobby is very dear over here if you want to start out with the best quality you can buy.... That could cost u easy $1500 plus to start with the V One R with car, radio, batteries and tools. . Our dollar is worth around half of the US dollar.


WHOA You could buy a cheap 1/5th scale for that price,or a desent 1/8th on-roader

Your gonna hate me but I paid 280 for my V one R
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$280......... double that and you get Aust price........ so we still get flogged some more on top of the exchange rate I hate you
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japanese are flash now a day as the world changes so fast. I am sure the RR will be available anytime at least in Hong Kong.



Yea, this is true
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$280......... double that and you get Aust price........ so we still get flogged some more on top of the exchange rate I hate you
i paid YEN20000 for my V1R when i traveled there earlier this year!! it is around US$180
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wow, you guys are rich !!
No, we just can't afford to hop the cars up!!!!!!! Plus we have to save up to buy things Please feel sorry for me......
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i paid YEN20000 for my V1R when i traveled there earlier this year!! it is around US$180
Please don't make me feel any worse than i already am!!!!!!
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By the way....... the Serpent and Mugen are no cheaper either
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$280......... double that and you get Aust price........ so we still get flogged some more on top of the exchange rate I hate you

don't hate the man,just hate the politician's

We all can still be friends by the way isnt it summer their??
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Yes, at the moment here where i live in Brisbane Queensland we are in the middle of a summer storm as i speak........ and we have no indoor tracks so that means ....... NO RACING
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No, we just can't afford to hop the cars up!!!!!!! Plus we have to save up to buy things Please feel sorry for me......
i really feel sorry for you !!!


Now you are happy??
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i paid YEN20000 for my V1R when i traveled there earlier this year!! it is around US$180


I bet you have lots of friends who wanted you to bring stuff back when you went Can I be your FRIEND
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By the way....... the Serpent and Mugen are no cheaper either
mugen prospec is cheap at japanese web site. it is around US$400
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Thankyou....... o great one...... i humbly accept your apology
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i paid YEN20000 for my V1R when i traveled there earlier this year!! it is around US$180


I bet you have lots of friends who wanted you to bring stuff back when you went Can I be your FRIEND
oh no problem, you are my friend !!
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