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06-23-2018, 08:49 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,859
Posted By Gentoo

Pm sent

Pm sent
Forum: Chat Lounge
06-18-2018, 11:31 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,793
Posted By Gentoo

That's not a bad idea actually. I could easily...

That's not a bad idea actually. I could easily build a crawler course in my backyard.



I agree with most of what you wrote. Cars are literally sitting next to me as I type this and looking at...
Forum: Chat Lounge
06-17-2018, 06:25 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,793
Posted By Gentoo

I'm bored with my cars

My stable of cars is:
Traxxas Stampede
Traxxas Fort GT
Traxxas Slash 4x4 Platnium
Arrma Talion
Lost 8ight nitro
HPI Savage XL 4.6
Some 1/16 Dromidia cars

And I can't get enthused about...
08-20-2017, 10:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,825
Posted By Gentoo

I'm going to quote myself here, this is the info...

I'm going to quote myself here, this is the info I gave MongolPete when he was asking about the pede vs arrma.
Forum: Rookie Zone
08-20-2017, 09:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,933
Posted By Gentoo

OK that's what I kinda thought. I'm still...

OK that's what I kinda thought.

I'm still learning about the whole nitro thing - I am impressed with myself every time I get it to start lol. Been watching youtube videos on tuning it up. Keeping...
Forum: Rookie Zone
08-20-2017, 09:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,933
Posted By Gentoo

Awesome, thanks all for the replies. I store my...

Awesome, thanks all for the replies. I store my fuel in my spare room either on a storage shelf or in the closet.

Since it is not the same brand fuel I currently use, I would have to retune the...
08-20-2017, 09:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,383
Posted By Gentoo

I suppose around $100 - $150. Hadn't thought...

I suppose around $100 - $150. Hadn't thought about top speed, just faster than the stock brushed.
08-18-2017, 08:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,383
Posted By Gentoo

Brushless upgrade for Traxxas Ford GT

Was checking out hobbwings site for an upgrade to the stock system. What all do you guys recommend motor / esc wise for that car?
08-07-2017, 08:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 789
Posted By Gentoo

I have only owned two Arrma cars. A brushed...

I have only owned two Arrma cars. A brushed Granite MEGA and a Talion.

I thought the Granite MEGA was junk. Very poor fit, slop everywhere - the worst was over a half inch of play in the steering....
Forum: Rookie Zone
08-07-2017, 07:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,933
Posted By Gentoo

Old nitro fuel?

I have some nitro fuel that was stored inside my house with the bottle sealed tight. Its about a year and a half old.

Still OK to use, or toss it? If toss it, how? Can to just spread it on the...
12-26-2015, 07:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,322
Posted By Gentoo

Thanks for the information. I don't want to cheap...

Thanks for the information. I don't want to cheap out on this and regret it later. I'd rather spend a bit more and have something that will last me a few years.

I think I am starting to get it. So...
12-26-2015, 05:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,322
Posted By Gentoo

That charger looks nice! I was at the hobby shop...

That charger looks nice! I was at the hobby shop today and came across this, apparently it is a new release. Not alot of info on the web about it.
...
12-25-2015, 10:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,322
Posted By Gentoo

Best charger for lots of batteries?

I got everyone in my family electric cars this Christmas, but didn't think much about charging the batteries. I have 5 cars, so 5 batteries, plus a spare. I have a single Thunder AC 6, and it takes...
12-09-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 710
Posted By Gentoo

Thoughts on the Savage X SS K4.6 kit?

About to pull the trigger on a RTR 4.6 Savage X but keep seeing this kit version, but I don't really know anything about it. Is it an older design? I notice it has 8 shocks instead of 4. Is the...
12-08-2015, 12:02 PM
Replies: 675
Views: 129,867
Posted By Gentoo

Billy, I bought the radio and am going to order...

Billy, I bought the radio and am going to order the telemetry receiver. Does it come with any sensors and if not, what do I need to get to get full use out of it? Car is a traxxas slash 4x4, bashing...
12-07-2015, 09:18 PM
Replies: 675
Views: 129,867
Posted By Gentoo

2 channel currently on sale at Tower for $235...

2 channel currently on sale at Tower for $235 minus whatever the best coupon code for you is.
12-02-2015, 12:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 564
Posted By Gentoo

Savage X 4.6 or XL 5.9 as first nitro truck

As the title says I'm trying to decide between the two as a first nitro vehicle. I like the size of the 5.9. (bigger is always better lol)

I am mostly concerned with reliability. I am going to be...
12-02-2015, 11:23 AM
Replies: 1,134
Views: 323,721
Posted By Gentoo

I absolutely love the size of this truck. I...

I absolutely love the size of this truck.

I worry very much about vendor lock in though. I guess we will see what happens down the line.
11-29-2015, 04:07 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 7,883
Posted By Gentoo

This caught my eye, what's the verdict on this...

This caught my eye, what's the verdict on this car?
11-22-2015, 11:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 924
Posted By Gentoo

Thanks very much. I really prefer the idea of an...

Thanks very much. I really prefer the idea of an rtr as being new to this I want to eliminate chances for mistakes. A good solid vehicle that I won't have any trouble with is premium to me. What...
11-21-2015, 04:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 924
Posted By Gentoo

Best first nitro vehicle?

Never had nitro before and know nothing about it. Not going to race, I want something to take to the park and is durable.

I'm familiar with electric cars so I'm not a total noob.

So what would...
11-18-2015, 01:47 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 32,062
Posted By Gentoo

What tires did you end up putting on it and how...

What tires did you end up putting on it and how did it run?
11-12-2015, 11:04 AM
Replies: 12,809
Views: 2,072,055
Posted By Gentoo

I agree. I read up on the 3.0 and decided I can...

I agree. I read up on the 3.0 and decided I can wait for that. Deal is over anyways :tire:
11-12-2015, 08:36 AM
Replies: 12,809
Views: 2,072,055
Posted By Gentoo

This worth picking up now since the 3.0 is about...

This worth picking up now since the 3.0 is about to release next month?
01-22-2010, 08:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 928
Posted By Gentoo

Thanks for the help. Any brand suggestions or...

Thanks for the help. Any brand suggestions or just whatever the local shop has?
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