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01-20-2020, 07:14 AM
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Posted By TomB

was searching NSWRCRCC to see what you guys (and...

was searching NSWRCRCC to see what you guys (and maybe gals) were up to after all these years and noticed you have laid a new track! looks incredible! keen to come back and race, hopefully i can fit...
Forum: Nitro On-Road
09-07-2014, 03:17 AM
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Posted By TomB

mtx6 looks great, i really should look into...

mtx6 looks great, i really should look into getting one and racing again.
Forum: Nitro On-Road
08-27-2012, 07:13 AM
Replies: 3,141
Views: 568,156
Posted By TomB

just a quick thought to help with the "chassis...

just a quick thought to help with the "chassis bending".

i wonder if mugen could use a system of a "tube inside of a tube" as a rear side stiffener. Imagine two steel, or alloy tubes, one fitting...
Forum: Nitro On-Road
08-07-2012, 03:09 AM
Replies: 3,141
Views: 568,156
Posted By TomB

i'm no Jeff Hamon, but on every car i have ever...

i'm no Jeff Hamon, but on every car i have ever owned since the V1R i have adjusted the mesh with the wire disconnected, and adjusted the manifold wire so that it applies a little bit of pressure...
Forum: Nitro On-Road
08-04-2012, 04:24 AM
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Views: 568,156
Posted By TomB

this is one of the drawbacks of forums, it's hard...

this is one of the drawbacks of forums, it's hard to find info, so people inevitably have the same issues, ask the same questions and get the same answers. Maybe a webpage with a 1 page solutions...
06-28-2012, 03:43 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,947
Posted By TomB

there is many ways to skin a cat, have you...

there is many ways to skin a cat, have you thought about gaining the trust and effort of those at the BMX track? They broke in without even knowing you, so what's the harm in gaining their...
06-28-2012, 03:32 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,947
Posted By TomB

Dr freedom, sounds like a lot of complains and...

Dr freedom, sounds like a lot of complains and no's i think you should move on. The reality is that if you have a location which is suitable, and there are some signs of support it can be done, but...
06-27-2012, 02:16 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,947
Posted By TomB

with a lot of these sort of things its community...

with a lot of these sort of things its community fear, and xenophobia that leads to people complaining to council. Many times it's people who are passionatly against the idea, or who have too much...
06-22-2012, 02:42 AM
Replies: 11,485
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Posted By TomB

I'm not sure what you mean by: do you mean...

I'm not sure what you mean by:

do you mean Australian borns are a minority now? if so census data from 2011 shows that 73% of those who responded are either second generation or 3rd generation...
Forum: Nitro On-Road
06-01-2012, 08:24 AM
Replies: 3,141
Views: 568,156
Posted By TomB

better said than what i posted and with less...

better said than what i posted and with less words:nod:
Forum: Nitro On-Road
06-01-2012, 08:22 AM
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Views: 568,156
Posted By TomB

i logged in as i am waiting on someone to send me...

i logged in as i am waiting on someone to send me mailing details for things i am selling. I don't enjoy logging in and seeing your bullying attitude and attempts to belittle me.

Trust me, i've...
Forum: Nitro On-Road
06-01-2012, 07:31 AM
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Views: 568,156
Posted By TomB

hi Adrian, yeah i have these. i used them at the...

hi Adrian, yeah i have these. i used them at the NSW states. they were quite a bit better than stock but still not the grippyness i was hoping for. If you find something that grips sooner PM me or...
Forum: Nitro On-Road
06-01-2012, 07:26 AM
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Views: 568,156
Posted By TomB

You forget to mention that i have not raced for...

You forget to mention that i have not raced for two years with the only recent events run in Oct 2011 and then April 2012. At the states i only had a few days to get back into the swing of things....
Forum: Nitro On-Road
05-31-2012, 02:17 AM
Replies: 3,141
Views: 568,156
Posted By TomB

yeah maybe. My personal opinion is it feels like...

yeah maybe. My personal opinion is it feels like it has more progression because the pads grab harder, but they do not grab earlier. for arguments sake, the stock lever has a maximum grab of...
Forum: Nitro On-Road
05-30-2012, 02:13 AM
Replies: 3,141
Views: 568,156
Posted By TomB

:cool: PS: ghetto, 10 litres so far, had fun...

:cool:
PS: ghetto, 10 litres so far, had fun racing, learning, chilling out maxing when i get time to hit the track never had any diff or spur gear issues. B17ch, sip on some of this
...
Forum: Nitro On-Road
05-30-2012, 02:00 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,739
Posted By TomB

there is no point spending $85 to $100 on...

there is no point spending $85 to $100 on modifying a used motor. for all we know it might have only4 or 5 litres worth of life in it. If you modify an engine it's best to do it before it has been...
Forum: Nitro On-Road
05-29-2012, 06:08 AM
Replies: 2,059
Views: 489,568
Posted By TomB

it's not recommended to make the rear narrower...

it's not recommended to make the rear narrower than the front as the car is twitchy at high speed.

long and short arms are related to geometry. it depends on the overal design of the car.

make...
Forum: Nitro On-Road
05-29-2012, 05:52 AM
Replies: 2,059
Views: 489,568
Posted By TomB

the narrow front means there is more weight on...

the narrow front means there is more weight on the front wheels compared tot he rear, therefore more steering. Also it's possible that aero dynamics, the understanding of aero, and other things have...
Forum: Nitro On-Road
05-29-2012, 04:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,739
Posted By TomB

don't get a new engine until you know these...

don't get a new engine until you know these things:
-how to tune your clutch properly. Ask an experienced guy for help. you could gain massive punch and top end if you have it set incorrectly and...
Forum: Nitro On-Road
05-29-2012, 04:04 AM
Replies: 3,141
Views: 568,156
Posted By TomB

you don't want a small amount of brakes mate....

you don't want a small amount of brakes mate. this is the logic from back in the oneway days.

you want enough brakes, for any situation. you want to be able to brake how and when you need it. you...
Forum: Nitro On-Road
05-29-2012, 03:44 AM
Replies: 2,059
Views: 489,568
Posted By TomB

on a slippery track a narrow track width will...

on a slippery track a narrow track width will give you more grip. You will find that the narrower you go the more grip you will get. A wider track width spreads the weight of the car across a larger...
04-12-2012, 04:56 AM
Replies: 3,835
Views: 629,479
Posted By TomB

maybe i should just stop posting on rc tech...

maybe i should just stop posting on rc tech :weird: or maybe nimrod shouldn't be so elitist.
04-11-2012, 03:27 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 15,104
Posted By TomB

those kids are the giants of RC:weird::lol: just...

those kids are the giants of RC:weird::lol: just a small percentage of AK factor resizing was added Snowy;)
Forum: Nitro On-Road
04-11-2012, 03:24 AM
Replies: 3,141
Views: 568,156
Posted By TomB

make yourself a new brass weight. i made one out...

make yourself a new brass weight. i made one out of some brass. it ended up being 45 grams. the car is heavier on the rear. so maybe just make a heavy brass weight and place it on the forward...
04-10-2012, 06:45 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 15,104
Posted By TomB

geez Snowy...you sure look small in this...

geez Snowy...you sure look small in this picture:sneaky:
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