Go Back  R/C Tech Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: Backyard RC
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.39 seconds.
Forum: Rookie Zone
12-07-2018, 02:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 474
Posted By Backyard RC

The ECX Ruckus (monster truck) would be a better...

The ECX Ruckus (monster truck) would be a better all terrain truck but I'm still going to point you to the Arrma Granite 2wd. It's $99 right now.
...
Forum: Crawler Room
12-07-2018, 01:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 454
Posted By Backyard RC

Terrific looking build so far!!! What color are...

Terrific looking build so far!!! What color are you gong to paint the body?
12-05-2018, 02:45 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 3,792
Posted By Backyard RC

Is the LC12B1 just a long wheelbase buggy...

Is the LC12B1 just a long wheelbase buggy (225mm)? If so you can get a SCT or Rally and convert it to a buggy with a body from Phat Bodies....
12-05-2018, 07:33 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,084
Posted By Backyard RC

Losi Mini 8ight dish wheels will work with those...

Losi Mini 8ight dish wheels will work with those tires. Also Vaterra on road wheels work too and have more style.
12-04-2018, 03:24 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,084
Posted By Backyard RC

That's good to hear that those particular ones...

That's good to hear that those particular ones are ok. Most of the ones on this page are the brittle ones. I tried the red spider looking wheels and the six spoke wheels and both styles broke in...
Forum: Rookie Zone
12-04-2018, 12:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 474
Posted By Backyard RC

That's a great price on the Tenacity MT. All the...

That's a great price on the Tenacity MT. All the other Tenacity vehicles are still listed around $400. I wonder if they're getting rid of the MT? New, aluminum shocks and a bigger motor should help...
Forum: Rookie Zone
12-04-2018, 12:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 210
Posted By Backyard RC

Take a look at the Arrma Typhon. It's a capable...

Take a look at the Arrma Typhon. It's a capable 1/8 buggy that people have used for racing or on road speed runs. There's also some videos of it with monster truck tires. It's a very durable rc car....
12-04-2018, 12:22 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,084
Posted By Backyard RC

That track looks like it's made for 1/14 scale....

That track looks like it's made for 1/14 scale. 1/10 barely gets to stretch their legs there. The buggy seemed to track straight for you. That was one of my questions about the 14b.

Be careful...
12-04-2018, 12:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 252
Posted By Backyard RC

The steering response didn't look too bad to me. ...

The steering response didn't look too bad to me.
Thanks for sharing the video!!! This thing is interesting. Too bad it's not available in the U.S.
12-04-2018, 11:58 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 346
Posted By Backyard RC

My concern with the smaller RC's is they don't...

My concern with the smaller RC's is they don't appear to be built to last a racing season. They seem to be good for spinning around when you want to but not very dependable from a racing standpoint....
Forum: Rookie Zone
12-03-2018, 03:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 219
Posted By Backyard RC

A couple of 2wd Arrma Granite trucks would be a...

A couple of 2wd Arrma Granite trucks would be a good choice for that age.

https://www.towerhobbies.com/cgi-bin/wti0001p?&I=LXHBLB**&P=0
Forum: Rookie Zone
12-03-2018, 10:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 474
Posted By Backyard RC

Arrma has been making a reputation for themselves...

Arrma has been making a reputation for themselves as being very durable RC trucks. I recommend the Granite. It will handle the grass and jumps and should be a good first rig for your son.
Here's a...
12-03-2018, 08:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 99
Posted By Backyard RC

The Hitec 225mg is a direct fit. ...

The Hitec 225mg is a direct fit.

https://www.servocity.com/hitec-servo-chart
12-01-2018, 08:47 AM
Replies: 1,607
Views: 326,977
Posted By Backyard RC

They don't look like Batan servos. I bought a...

They don't look like Batan servos. I bought a couple of them from NitroRCX (supply is unreliable) and they've held up to what I put them through, including my monster truck set up. I certainly don't...
11-30-2018, 12:49 PM
Replies: 1,607
Views: 326,977
Posted By Backyard RC

Solar servos D655 to D658 are a direct fit. ...

Solar servos D655 to D658 are a direct fit.
D655
Speed @4.8v0.12Speed @ 6.0v0.1
Torque (oz./in) 4.8v44.48Torque (oz./in)6.0v55.6Torque (kg/cm) 4.8v 3.2Torque (kg/cm) 6.0v4
Length...
Forum: Chat Lounge
11-27-2018, 08:27 AM
Replies: 1,167
Views: 28,772
Posted By Backyard RC

That sounds horrible about Peick. Who's going to...

That sounds horrible about Peick. Who's going to keep Friese in line now?
11-27-2018, 08:21 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,084
Posted By Backyard RC

You may be a noob but if you keep working and...

You may be a noob but if you keep working and posting about your 14b you'll soon become the resident expert for this particular vehicle. I'm loving your enthusiasm!!!
11-23-2018, 11:31 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 3,792
Posted By Backyard RC

My suggestion is to think of the Mini 8ight as a...

My suggestion is to think of the Mini 8ight as a race platform. The mini racing scene is already there and could explode if companies like TLR approached it that way. Race kits are refined and made...
Forum: Chat Lounge
11-12-2018, 03:30 PM
Replies: 698
Views: 10,215
Posted By Backyard RC

With all the CGI in Marvel movies I don't see why...

With all the CGI in Marvel movies I don't see why they can't keep putting Stan Lee in the movie cameos. His appearances are a trend that should continue.
Forum: Crawler Room
11-12-2018, 03:07 PM
Replies: 496
Views: 64,247
Posted By Backyard RC

Here's a FPV night run. ...

Here's a FPV night run.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jLGZixuJlhY&lc=z234e5j41mufc1ekracdp4304pviv0340aj1ipcgkb1w03c010c
Forum: Crawler Room
11-12-2018, 03:02 PM
Replies: 496
Views: 64,247
Posted By Backyard RC

First snow run of the year with the Ascender. ...

First snow run of the year with the Ascender.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8fcsEqVAn4w&lc=z234e5j41mufc1ekracdp434t33ierw40mygiosup2dw03c010c
11-09-2018, 03:33 PM
Replies: 576
Views: 94,043
Posted By Backyard RC

AJ Dragon: That was great info on the springs,...

AJ Dragon: That was great info on the springs, thanks.

Werner: Did you get the winged version? I know you're going to launch it into space. :)
Forum: Rookie Zone
11-02-2018, 02:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 213
Posted By Backyard RC

The E Revo uses 3.8" wheels so you can do a...

The E Revo uses 3.8" wheels so you can do a search for 3.8 on road tires. You'll find some from Duratrax and Proline among others.
11-02-2018, 02:09 PM
Replies: 1,607
Views: 326,977
Posted By Backyard RC

This is a good discussion about batteries, Good...

This is a good discussion about batteries, Good find on the hard case. I'm curious to hear how it works for you. The fact that batteries for these vehicles are only $8-$12 helps to allow for more...
11-02-2018, 01:57 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 3,792
Posted By Backyard RC

I remember seeing this one before. What a...

I remember seeing this one before. What a creative use of space.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service