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Today, 05:27 AM
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Posted By billdelong

doable, but very expensive, probably cheaper to...

doable, but very expensive, probably cheaper to buy a used EB48.4 roller, keep/swap the parts that are in better condition and then sell your NB48.4 roller, which might have you close to breaking...
Today, 05:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 189
Posted By billdelong

+1 More info here: MaxAmps...

+1

More info here:

MaxAmps (https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?3342095-MaxAmps&perpage=100#post42146361) shennanigans


If you're gonna spend money on a premium battery, then...
Yesterday, 11:56 AM
Replies: 333
Views: 42,360
Posted By billdelong

I believe so, not sure if anyone runs the center...

I believe so, not sure if anyone runs the center (or rear) braces anyway.
Yesterday, 11:24 AM
Replies: 333
Views: 42,360
Posted By billdelong

Get your fan mounts here: Tekno EB48 2.0...

Get your fan mounts here:

Tekno EB48 2.0 Carbon Fiber Motor Fan Mount-TTH1053 (http://teamthornhillrc-com.3dcartstores.com/Tekno-EB48-20-Carbon-Fiber-Motor-Fan-Mount_p_68.html)

...
Yesterday, 07:41 AM
Replies: 333
Views: 42,360
Posted By billdelong

I'll talk to Chris tomorrow at the track, they...

I'll talk to Chris tomorrow at the track, they probably aren't necessary, he also reduced the price of the kit from $40 to $35, sans sway bar links and offset camber links that come in the OEM kit...
Yesterday, 07:22 AM
Replies: 333
Views: 42,360
Posted By billdelong

Team Thornhill's web-store is up and running, you...

Team Thornhill's web-store is up and running, you can now order the Kingpin Camber Mod here:
Tekno NB/EB48 2.0 Kingpin Camber Mod-TTH1050...
Yesterday, 07:05 AM
Replies: 333
Views: 42,360
Posted By billdelong

I believe the pros are more concerned with the...

I believe the pros are more concerned with the nut backing itself out over time and having one more thing to check, so using the "locked bell cranks" may possibly be the same effect.

What I find...
Yesterday, 06:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 320
Posted By billdelong

I race with a single 4S-6000mAh pack charging at...

I race with a single 4S-6000mAh pack charging at 20A after every run, typically takes about 10 min to top off the charge from a 5 min qual, no need for a second pack unless your track does immediate...
09-24-2020, 09:59 PM
Replies: 333
Views: 42,360
Posted By billdelong

I'm taking the advice from some of the local...

I'm taking the advice from some of the local pros, this mod comes in handy when traction is up and then you won't push on hard acceleration, apparently the amount of force is far greater (than folks...
09-24-2020, 11:08 AM
Replies: 333
Views: 42,360
Posted By billdelong

I said the same thing to the pros and they said...

I said the same thing to the pros and they said they can definitely feel some push on power, I haven't installed the servo saver myself to test, regardless, I'll take their word for it.
09-24-2020, 10:51 AM
Replies: 333
Views: 42,360
Posted By billdelong

Some of the local pros are running the locked...

Some of the local pros are running the locked servo saver, wish they would give this part a name in the manual because it's an oxymoron, maybe call it a "anti-servo saver"?

Anyway, there are...
09-24-2020, 10:35 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 22,994
Posted By billdelong

In the 8+ years I've been running these aluminum...

In the 8+ years I've been running these aluminum servo arms from TEKNO, I've never stripped one before, though I have always used the spring loaded servo saver as well. Some of the faster pros are...
09-24-2020, 06:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 482
Posted By billdelong

Worth a read here to help you understand key...

Worth a read here to help you understand key features to consider when selecting a charger:

Which charger is the best?...
09-23-2020, 08:43 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 22,994
Posted By billdelong

I have officially put the following servo to the...

I have officially put the following servo to the test tonight:

AGF - A80BHMW ...
09-23-2020, 08:39 PM
Replies: 333
Views: 42,360
Posted By billdelong

I have officially put the following servo to the...

I have officially put the following servo to the test tonight:

AGF - A80BHMW ...
09-23-2020, 06:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 431
Posted By billdelong

As far as RTR's go, I would go with ARRMA or...

As far as RTR's go, I would go with ARRMA or Kyosho if it were my choice, can't go wrong with either decision.
09-22-2020, 11:19 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 21,350
Posted By billdelong

I've been extremely pleased with the 3650-6100KV...

I've been extremely pleased with the 3650-6100KV 4-pole motor from HW with the included 21T pinion, it's a pure dream to drive, just a pinch more torque than is necessary but you can soften the...
09-21-2020, 10:16 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,096
Posted By billdelong

The 1/10 Turf track offers 8-10' wide lanes and...

The 1/10 Turf track offers 8-10' wide lanes and can accommodate 4WD SCT rather nicely. The 1/8 dirt track offers 12'-14' wide lanes and my 1/10 lap times are right there with the 1/8 guys.

I'm...
Forum: Chat Lounge
09-21-2020, 08:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 247
Posted By billdelong

+1 and if the cutting board isn't thick...

+1

and if the cutting board isn't thick enough for the depth you need, just cut some spacers to stack underneath, the part doesn't have to be a single piece for the bell crank to work properly.
...
Forum: Chat Lounge
09-21-2020, 07:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 245
Posted By billdelong

The name of this forum is "RCTECH" which is short...

The name of this forum is "RCTECH" which is short for "Radio Control Technology"

While I agree that posting in the chat lounge is appropriate for your question, it's really hard to follow what...
09-21-2020, 06:15 AM
Replies: 333
Views: 42,360
Posted By billdelong

So I've upgraded to V2 mod of the long link...

So I've upgraded to V2 mod of the long link camber kit from Team Thornhill and happy to report that the front links get proper clearance after a full day of racing with full lock on the steering...
09-21-2020, 06:03 AM
Replies: 333
Views: 42,360
Posted By billdelong

Did you strip a servo gear or did the servo stop...

Did you strip a servo gear or did the servo stop working completely (i.e. burned up motor, circuitry)?

I don't see any mention of a warranty on the product page, but I would be interested to know...
Forum: Chat Lounge
09-21-2020, 05:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 245
Posted By billdelong

what is a garden cat? is this an rc bike? ...

what is a garden cat?

is this an rc bike?

what gauge wires are you trying to solder?

Are you trying to splice repair or direct solder to a connector?

If this is for an full size...
Forum: Chat Lounge
09-21-2020, 05:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 247
Posted By billdelong

If you have access to a CNC, then I would...

If you have access to a CNC, then I would consider milling it out of a piece of delrin, that will be far more durable than any 3D print or mold you can cast.
09-20-2020, 07:19 AM
Replies: 4,220
Views: 724,701
Posted By billdelong

Yes I ran the sway bars, they help prevent...

Yes I ran the sway bars, they help prevent traction rolls, but if you're struggling for traction by all means take them off, if you start traction rolling then put them back on... unfortunately HoBao...
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