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08-30-2017, 12:37 PM
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Posted By wittyname

Slippers in 2wd buggies are used to control...

Slippers in 2wd buggies are used to control traction to some degree. Slippers in 4wd buggies are used primarily to give the drive train some slip on bad landings , crashes, and other scenarios that...
07-13-2017, 10:06 AM
Replies: 1,261
Views: 309,979
Posted By wittyname

Thread locker , TRL or otherwise is for metal to...

Thread locker , TRL or otherwise is for metal to metal . You shouldn't need anything on the screws running into the plastics unless you strip the plastics. Go slow the first time you run the screws...
05-30-2017, 02:25 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,079
Posted By wittyname

So The Mugen mbx7r Eco thread is 1944 posts...

So

The Mugen mbx7r Eco thread is 1944 posts long .
The Mugen mbx7r nitro thread is 3627 posts long.

The Losi 8E4.0 thread is 1007 posts long .
The Losi 8 4.0 nitro thread is 1101 posts long....
05-12-2017, 09:40 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,561
Posted By wittyname

Do you actually own one ? never mind , saw...

Do you actually own one ?

never mind , saw your previous post ... Did you have it modded ?
05-12-2017, 09:39 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,561
Posted By wittyname

p5xlt and the b5pro have similar bore and stoke ,...

p5xlt and the b5pro have similar bore and stoke , the werks has a ceramic rear bearing . I have not ever had or witnessed a p5 motor walk away from any truck with a b5pro in it . Power is very...
05-10-2017, 08:43 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,561
Posted By wittyname

I own the os xz-b v2 . Its a great mill , but...

I own the os xz-b v2 . Its a great mill , but its in my buggy . Its a good mid range engine , but I wouldn't take b5 pro out of my truck and swap them. The B5 just rips in a truck , running the...
05-05-2017, 08:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,283
Posted By wittyname

One of our local fast guys ran a worlds re re in...

One of our local fast guys ran a worlds re re in our 13.5 vintage class and he would have placed 3rd in the mod buggy class with the results he got that night. He wasn't a whole second slower on a...
05-04-2017, 12:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,890
Posted By wittyname

Because a 12 year old will pick his nose , flick...

Because a 12 year old will pick his nose , flick a booger, drop a car on a track and outrun every 35 year old on the stand who spends hours building his shocks and diffs, and dreaming of a better...
05-04-2017, 11:38 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,506
Posted By wittyname

Nitro is tough for a lot of people to pick up...

Nitro is tough for a lot of people to pick up simply because its the fist small engine in their life. If you grew up in a rural area with a big mower , weed eater , mini bike , boat , motorcycle ,...
05-01-2017, 10:52 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,405
Posted By wittyname

I don't know how you came to this conclusion ,...

I don't know how you came to this conclusion , but almost every single part on the buggy is larger , thicker , or stronger than the sc truck and e light. They are actually very different .
04-28-2017, 08:06 AM
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Views: 496
Posted By wittyname

If you hold the back of the car down so the rear...

If you hold the back of the car down so the rear tires have plenty of grip , and try and rotate the spur gear with your hand , it should force the slipper to slip . If the slipper isn't slipping ,...
04-26-2017, 02:27 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,018
Posted By wittyname

I don't know about BIG races , but there is...

I don't know about BIG races , but there is waaayyyy too much qualifying at local club races . I always thought for some events it would just be better to open the track for an hour to buggies ,...
04-26-2017, 09:52 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 16,431
Posted By wittyname

I think that 4wd sc has become too fast for most ...

I think that 4wd sc has become too fast for most indoor tracks , and that's the main reason the racing is so dicey ... BUT they are also just a bit too small and light to be really fast on larger...
04-21-2017, 08:35 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,587
Posted By wittyname

My best deals have always come from racers at the...

My best deals have always come from racers at the local track. The fast guys are always wanting to upgrade and usually have nice extras to go with what they are getting rid of. Latest deal was a...
04-21-2017, 06:35 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,587
Posted By wittyname

The ready set is not the car to start with ....

The ready set is not the car to start with . Wrong chassis, shocks , diffs , towers and other little bits.

I bought a used mp9e tki for $250.
about $15 bucks got me all new plastics on ebay....
04-18-2017, 11:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,826
Posted By wittyname

Budget: USED mp9etki tekin rx8 and 1900...

Budget:

USED
mp9etki
tekin rx8 and 1900
hitec 7954
smc lipos - 2 7200 90c 2s packs

All Out
04-18-2017, 11:20 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 23,852
Posted By wittyname

Buy a Mp9e tki4 , battery , and hobby wing system...

Buy a Mp9e tki4 , battery , and hobby wing system . Drop on track and race . Enjoy and repeat .

Reliable , consistent, and fast . Every season when your buddies are figuring out how they are...
04-12-2017, 07:25 AM
Replies: 3,374
Views: 682,720
Posted By wittyname

You should make the arm switch for sure . Then...

You should make the arm switch for sure . Then drive your track a few times and see if you want the car to be more aggressive. If you do , take all the kick up out of the front of the car and see if...
04-12-2017, 07:06 AM
Replies: 219
Views: 38,784
Posted By wittyname

engine heater heat gun hair dryer propane...

engine heater
heat gun
hair dryer
propane torch
Wife's bitching
Nothing at all

Use whatever you want , just use your head and things should be fine ...
04-11-2017, 01:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 672
Posted By wittyname

so I went through a similar but different plug...

so I went through a similar but different plug spit and here is what happened to me ...

http://www.rctech.net/forum/offroad-nitro-engine-forum/978077-eating-up-plugs.html

Check your rod ends...
04-11-2017, 08:11 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,802
Posted By wittyname

I think weight has little to do with it ... ...

I think weight has little to do with it ...

Scrubbing with the lexan wing slows my car in the air much faster than with the stock kyosho wings. My track has a double and a triple that both land...
04-10-2017, 12:28 PM
Replies: 219
Views: 38,784
Posted By wittyname

You just got frustrated , and lets be real , its...

You just got frustrated , and lets be real , its easy to do with this hobby sometimes. A little heat , the break in bible above or the werks version both work very well and will have you rolling in...
04-10-2017, 09:44 AM
Replies: 707
Views: 208,365
Posted By wittyname

Where are your HB cars and parts coming from ? ...

Where are your HB cars and parts coming from ? Every part I have ever gotten for MY HB cars clearly says "made in Taiwan" on it , and that's literally the republic of China
04-06-2017, 06:42 AM
Replies: 707
Views: 208,365
Posted By wittyname

Most likely the separation from HPI lead the HB...

Most likely the separation from HPI lead the HB cars to have to support themselves money wise . No more supplemental income from other products . I personally think one important thing to remember...
04-05-2017, 12:18 PM
Replies: 2,600
Views: 264,032
Posted By wittyname

Those are nasty little mills... I ran mine...

Those are nasty little mills... I ran mine originally with a werks 2058 and it sounded ( and acted ) straight hoonigan. Loud and it hit really hard ...
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