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09-12-2007, 12:38 AM
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Posted By Tom

Hey guys, Just an update on my off road...

Hey guys,

Just an update on my off road experience so far with the b4. My FT is now 5 race meets old and still running perfect. Really enjoying the change from onroad, which i havn't touch since...
09-12-2007, 12:25 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,410
Posted By Tom

Speaking from a 2wd point of view, how much...

Speaking from a 2wd point of view, how much faster is mod tq from stock tq? 5-10seconds over 5min? Why would we need a class in between them?

They did this to onroad and it was great for a...
08-02-2007, 12:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 707
Posted By Tom

Soldering Inline Corally Connections

Hi all,

Would like to connect my brushless motor with some form of plug? Was thinking corally style plugs soldered inline? I have seen this on some peoples cars but cannot see how to solder the...
07-01-2007, 02:17 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 13,596
Posted By Tom

Stock was; 1st A Clark 2nd D Zarb 3rd...

Stock was;
1st A Clark
2nd D Zarb
3rd Brett????
4th Luc

Mod
1st Zarb
2nd Simon
3rd Daz
06-28-2007, 12:16 AM
Replies: 353
Views: 23,256
Posted By Tom

I would run some reduction for the feed motor to...

I would run some reduction for the feed motor to slow the feed down something like 10;1
so with 10;1 reduction
~ 100rpm x .08 = 80mm/min so will pass a 30mm wide tire in 20 seconds or so.

For...
06-27-2007, 11:56 PM
Replies: 353
Views: 23,256
Posted By Tom

Well that would have to do with the pitch and the...

Well that would have to do with the pitch and the number of starts for the thread.

Standard m10 is 1 start with a 1.5mm pitch (of the top of my head) so your block would move 1.5mm per rotation. ...
06-27-2007, 11:36 PM
Replies: 353
Views: 23,256
Posted By Tom

Real lathes use one motor and run the feed's of...

Real lathes use one motor and run the feed's of the leed screw. This alows feed's to be adjusted with rpm of the job hence feed rate is measured in mm per rpm mm/rpm.


For your purpose you maybe...
06-27-2007, 03:02 AM
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Posted By Tom

Thanks for the help guys. Cant wait to get down...

Thanks for the help guys. Cant wait to get down to the track. :)
06-26-2007, 01:05 AM
Replies: 14,376
Views: 1,193,981
Posted By Tom

hey guys, Just got my hands on a b4FT. Have...

hey guys,

Just got my hands on a b4FT. Have never raced off road before but have raced on road tc for many years. Just have a few questions;

- Compressing the diff/slipper spring with plies?...
06-26-2007, 12:20 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,277
Posted By Tom

You guys need to see the light, Setup...

You guys need to see the light,

Setup wheels, drawing triangle, and a set of shims or feeler gauges in 0.1mm incraments, from 1-1.8mm or so. Add a 30cm steel rule to check toe, a quality...
06-25-2007, 11:52 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 13,596
Posted By Tom

Then maybe they should handout LRP 4.5t and TC...

Then maybe they should handout LRP 4.5t and TC speedos for they same entry fee...:ha: guess im dreaming...

Maybe we will have to call it on the day? Open mod with hpi chassi?

The track is open...
06-19-2007, 11:40 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,918
Posted By Tom

I think thats a great idea. The racing...

I think thats a great idea.

The racing market of this sport is small compared to the basher market. All importers should sell there "pro gear" direct to the public because they will have the most...
06-12-2007, 01:08 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 5,880
Posted By Tom

i vote yes! 1300g weight limit 8min...

i vote yes!

1300g weight limit

8min racing (or longer):)
06-12-2007, 12:41 AM
Replies: 791
Views: 45,273
Posted By Tom

:smile:Well it tried to get there for the normal...

:smile:Well it tried to get there for the normal days racing but arrived at 840am lol, double demerits ment sticking to the speed limit, a macca's stop and i missed the gong exit (ive only been there...
05-17-2007, 12:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 338
Posted By Tom

FS: Hudy Lathe/KO VFS Pro

For Sale:

Hudy Comm Lathe;
- Ball Bearing type.
- Diamound cutting tool.
- Good Condition
- $150

KO PROPO VFS Pro Speed Controler and Multi Setting Adapter
- Worlds...
05-15-2007, 12:26 AM
Replies: 234
Views: 15,485
Posted By Tom

What Accommodation do you guys recommend?

What Accommodation do you guys recommend?
04-25-2007, 11:59 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 12,869
Posted By Tom

Anyone tried a ball diff in the front of the...

Anyone tried a ball diff in the front of the cyclone?

Tossing up between a spool or a really tight ball diff, so effectivly a spool with some give? What do you guys think?
01-18-2007, 12:47 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 12,869
Posted By Tom

Yeah the centre oneway is the worst thing you can...

Yeah the centre oneway is the worst thing you can do to your car. Over 2-3 months of use it starts to slip on take up of the throttle giving a lovely amount of rear wheel drive only in the middle of...
01-14-2007, 10:39 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 9,943
Posted By Tom

I have been using ib3800s for 13 months now and...

I have been using ib3800s for 13 months now and have seen a little dip in performance after say 3 months and then have remained stable. I charge at 5amps though. That said, although the cells...
12-28-2006, 06:16 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 12,869
Posted By Tom

Any cyclone owners played with the front inboard...

Any cyclone owners played with the front inboard toe? Standard kit setting is 2.5 toe out.

What effect would reducing this while keeping actual toe at the wheel the same, so in affect just...
12-01-2006, 04:19 PM
Replies: 668
Views: 36,790
Posted By Tom

Yep im up for Whalan on the same weekend, or sma...

Yep im up for Whalan on the same weekend, or sma even.

I was looking forward to this event, as i have attened for many years but due to the current rules, well il just say good luck hope you get...
05-22-2006, 02:43 AM
Replies: 441
Views: 23,135
Posted By Tom

So will the hot bodies cars be allowed in the hpi...

So will the hot bodies cars be allowed in the hpi challenge?

And what are the restrictions on option parts? Purple "bling" allowered if non-hpi for parts such as shock caps and hubs are used?
05-22-2006, 12:32 AM
Replies: 7,011
Views: 377,501
Posted By Tom

Is racing on this saturday 27th?

Is racing on this saturday 27th?
05-13-2006, 06:26 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 6,915
Posted By Tom

I see eastern creek as a flowing track as opposed...

I see eastern creek as a flowing track as opposed to a stop start hirpin track. EC has only 1-3 major braking points depending how you look at it, the back straight into the "S's" being the slowest....
05-12-2006, 11:36 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 6,915
Posted By Tom

Im like the casual driver you talk about. i...

Im like the casual driver you talk about. i entered the event with no intension of winning or making the A final. I entered because i got 6 heats and a final, instead of the normal 3 heats, and i...
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