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Forum: Chat Lounge
Today, 04:21 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 722
Posted By Sir 51D3WAYS

Hmmm, USPS International First has been rather...

Hmmm, USPS International First has been rather quick just now. Avid RC order shipped half way around the world in 9 days. Estimates given was 6-45 days.....:eek:
Forum: Chat Lounge
Today, 03:54 AM
Replies: 896
Views: 46,957
Posted By Sir 51D3WAYS

Avid RC and Euro RC package has arrived....

Avid RC and Euro RC package has arrived. Alarmingly quick imo, I was preparing to wait for atleast a week, especially the Avid one.

I also just realized my dumb ass done accidentally bought 2...
Forum: Chat Lounge
Today, 03:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 89
Posted By Sir 51D3WAYS

I know F1 uses the engine block as a stressed...

I know F1 uses the engine block as a stressed member, but that's because it is specifically engineered for that task. Also, the engine itself by design is intended to take physical stresses if you...
Forum: Chat Lounge
09-21-2020, 10:00 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 4,387
Posted By Sir 51D3WAYS

Hang on, I thought Ozzy Osbourne was the...

Hang on, I thought Ozzy Osbourne was the undisputed king when it came to this sort of thing?:ha: Atleast for sheer quantity.... I remember it being said even doctors were stunned that he was still...
Forum: Chat Lounge
09-21-2020, 05:16 AM
Replies: 243
Views: 4,387
Posted By Sir 51D3WAYS

Especially a drag racer. The higher CG is to...

Especially a drag racer. The higher CG is to facilitate more weight transfer to the rear wheels and hence more traction, possibly even a wheelie. See "gasser" for details.



I love the way you...
Forum: Chat Lounge
09-20-2020, 06:48 AM
Replies: 243
Views: 4,387
Posted By Sir 51D3WAYS

Today, I took the Wraith for a spin. The CG is...

Today, I took the Wraith for a spin. The CG is absurdly high and the plastics are too soft, especially the rod ends for the lower links.... It also likes to lift the front left and the rear left...
Forum: Chat Lounge
09-20-2020, 12:31 AM
Replies: 243
Views: 4,387
Posted By Sir 51D3WAYS

Why do I have a sneaking suspicion kitty would...

Why do I have a sneaking suspicion kitty would sell you for far less than that?:lol: Cos cat.

I believe Corvettes are meant to be dailied.... so, uh, winter tyres?

Or do the roads of Rockford...
Forum: Chat Lounge
09-19-2020, 10:32 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 4,387
Posted By Sir 51D3WAYS

But is it enough for a Corvette?:p

But is it enough for a Corvette?:p
Forum: Chat Lounge
09-19-2020, 09:37 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 4,387
Posted By Sir 51D3WAYS

Hmmm, how much does a slightly modded Honda...

Hmmm, how much does a slightly modded Honda Element trade-in for? :sneaky:
Also, I wonder how much do cats fetch on the black market....?
Forum: Chat Lounge
09-19-2020, 09:26 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 4,387
Posted By Sir 51D3WAYS

Yet another useless fun fact: Jeremy Clarkson...

Yet another useless fun fact: Jeremy Clarkson once blew up a C4 corvette in that 7Up Mustang's colour using a heli-mounted chaingun.... Cos he hated it....


Another useless video:...
Forum: Chat Lounge
09-19-2020, 06:29 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 4,387
Posted By Sir 51D3WAYS

^They have that for airplane TXs I believe........

^They have that for airplane TXs I believe..... I've seen it before.

Only Targas I like are 911 and maybe Corvette.... Otherwise not a big fan....
Forum: Chat Lounge
09-19-2020, 09:34 AM
Replies: 243
Views: 4,387
Posted By Sir 51D3WAYS

^I'm fairly sure that's meant for kids...

^I'm fairly sure that's meant for kids lol....:lol:

I believe most isettas had fabric roof that rolled back, you can get out that way lol.
09-19-2020, 09:06 AM
Replies: 599
Views: 124,654
Posted By Sir 51D3WAYS

Hi guys, how do i get more on power steering?...

Hi guys, how do i get more on power steering? Tyres are Schu staggers front and VEE 2 rear. Shocks forward and battery as far forward as it will go. Layback trans and ball diff.
Forum: Chat Lounge
09-19-2020, 08:34 AM
Replies: 896
Views: 46,957
Posted By Sir 51D3WAYS

^^^^Sssshhhh.... before this one gets...

^^^^Sssshhhh.... before this one gets nixed.....:sweat:

3 packages of RC parts are now wending their way towards me.:blush:
1 from Amain
1 from Avid
1 from Euro RC

Also, lots of beef jerky...
Forum: Chat Lounge
09-19-2020, 07:54 AM
Replies: 243
Views: 4,387
Posted By Sir 51D3WAYS

Calling Speed Chaser, calling Speed...

Calling Speed Chaser, calling Speed Chaser....:sneaky:

Look what I found....
https://www.roadandtrack.com/car-culture/buying-maintenance/a33511989/iso-isettacarro/
...
Forum: Chat Lounge
09-18-2020, 07:04 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 4,387
Posted By Sir 51D3WAYS

Useless fun fact, the bassist of Blur, Alex...

Useless fun fact, the bassist of Blur, Alex James, is a personal friend of Jeremy Clarkson. And ex-prime minister of the UK David Cameron. All three live in the same area of the UK, the Cotswolds....
Forum: Chat Lounge
09-17-2020, 09:00 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 4,387
Posted By Sir 51D3WAYS

^Who the hell went to compile that list lol?!...

^Who the hell went to compile that list lol?! Some people have too much free time on their hands, I swear.........

Also, using traction compound in off-road just seems wrong imo....
Forum: Chat Lounge
09-17-2020, 03:55 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 4,387
Posted By Sir 51D3WAYS

^Yup. I live in a high rise apartment block, 12th...

^Yup. I live in a high rise apartment block, 12th floor.:D
09-15-2020, 04:11 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,271
Posted By Sir 51D3WAYS

^Good points raised. Personally would prefer...

^Good points raised.

Personally would prefer restoration of the old thread as a mini challenge to see how long we can keep it going:D but new one seems well under way.....
Forum: Chat Lounge
09-14-2020, 12:57 AM
Replies: 243
Views: 4,387
Posted By Sir 51D3WAYS

^I believe the cambelt service is an engine out...

^I believe the cambelt service is an engine out affair.....:eek:

Well done on the new thread wagen....;)
09-13-2020, 06:00 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,271
Posted By Sir 51D3WAYS

Sooo.....Any updates? Is restoration...

Sooo.....Any updates?

Is restoration possible?
09-12-2020, 07:19 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,271
Posted By Sir 51D3WAYS

I have no idea who the mod is, the thread just...

I have no idea who the mod is, the thread just magically disappeared.

The name went through a few changes, probably by the same mod. It was originally called the what are you doing today thread.
...
09-12-2020, 06:04 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,271
Posted By Sir 51D3WAYS

^Pretty much that. It was well over a thousand...

^Pretty much that. It was well over a thousand pages long actually.

It's final name before it was deleted:
...
Forum: Chat Lounge
09-06-2020, 06:17 AM
Replies: 896
Views: 46,957
Posted By Sir 51D3WAYS

Recently: 6 cans of Tamiya translucent spray...

Recently: 6 cans of Tamiya translucent spray paint.

Right now: A pocket screwdriver, new side cutters cos the old one is a little worse for wear, and a can of that miracle fluid, WD-40.
08-28-2020, 11:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 999
Posted By Sir 51D3WAYS

Pretty much this idea. But you may want the...

Pretty much this idea. But you may want the surface version which has a centered 2nd gimbal as well, the 4YWD.
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