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06-16-2019, 04:15 PM
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Posted By Matty A

A low profile servo horn should address your...

A low profile servo horn should address your concern and a little sturdier than the stock plastic. I use this one......
05-17-2019, 02:34 PM
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Posted By Matty A

Same. part no. IF408c painter.:...

Same. part no. IF408c
painter.: https://www.facebook.com/JamesAinslieDesigns/
05-15-2019, 05:49 PM
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Posted By Matty A

The MS tower needs to be used in conjunction with...

The MS tower needs to be used in conjunction with the medium shocks 50mm. If you didn't get those then your standard shocks will affect droop as they won't extend as far. The HS mount was...
05-05-2019, 03:26 AM
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Posted By Matty A

Apologies you are correct I must have used some...

Apologies you are correct I must have used some of the adhesive foam left over from my previous K buggy. If you can get some I would recommend it - 5mm thick..
05-04-2019, 05:04 PM
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Posted By Matty A

I use a 4s hard case such as the Fantom low...

I use a 4s hard case such as the Fantom low profile - about 138mm in length. With the kit supplied foam it fits like a glove as do my other hardcase lipos. I believe some tracks/rules frown upon use...
05-02-2019, 05:11 PM
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Posted By Matty A

unless Kingheadz states itís compatible I...

unless Kingheadz states itís compatible I wouldnít risk it. Another hop up worth considering.....:nod:
https://www.amainhobbies.com/kyosho-inferno-mp10-1-8-nitro-buggy-kit-kyo33015b/p869631
05-01-2019, 04:43 PM
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Posted By Matty A

The spares you’ve listed seem to be for a 777 and...

The spares you’ve listed seem to be for a 777 and to be honest more bling than performance parts. I’ve never heard of a DNF due to a bent ackerman but go with what you’re happy with.... What model...
04-30-2019, 04:05 PM
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Posted By Matty A

Blu tack = that stuff you squish into balls and...

Blu tack = that stuff you squish into balls and use to hang posters on walls etc. it’ll grip the nut long enough to get the nut turning. The wheel wrench or similar is there to provide enough weight...
04-30-2019, 12:05 AM
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Posted By Matty A

try a socket a tad undersized to the round nut...

try a socket a tad undersized to the round nut you have. The blu tack may provide enough grip just to get the thread locked onto the servo saver. From there you can then tighten with multi grips. I...
04-29-2019, 03:38 PM
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Posted By Matty A

19mm socket should fit. I don’t have one handy to...

19mm socket should fit. I don’t have one handy to show but I’m not sure what you’re referring to as round.
04-29-2019, 03:36 PM
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Posted By Matty A

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rctech.net-vbulle...

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rctech.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/image_5af3eaceca95eda3bb95abd58db8cf25479cdf96.jpg
04-28-2019, 08:54 PM
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Posted By Matty A

allen wrenches?! You using those L shaped hexes?

allen wrenches?! You using those L shaped hexes?
04-28-2019, 05:47 PM
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Posted By Matty A

I have the muchmore fleta m8 v2 with 2100kv...

I have the muchmore fleta m8 v2 with 2100kv muchmore motor and very happy. A lot of the guys at my track comment how smooth it is. This thing will crawl no problem. It’s probably not as developed as...
04-28-2019, 03:58 PM
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Posted By Matty A

I upgraded to the EVO as my MP9 was starting to...

I upgraded to the EVO as my MP9 was starting to feel a bit loose. I considered EVO parts but once you get chassis, battery straps, motor mounts, drive shafts etc then youíre probably up to $300....
04-28-2019, 06:27 AM
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Posted By Matty A

Not too hard.., I did the aluminium servo saver...

Not too hard.., I did the aluminium servo saver just the other day. use a socket driver that’s packed so the nut is right at the end - I used blu tack. Install with the steering post and assembly...
04-25-2019, 07:15 AM
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Posted By Matty A

Theyre the correct shims and should have come...

Theyre the correct shims and should have come with the kit. For the centre diff these shims wonít clear the diff shafts so I guess youíd have to add the shims when assembling the diff. Personally...
04-22-2019, 05:19 PM
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Posted By Matty A

Can’t help here I haven’t used telemetry. I have...

Can’t help here I haven’t used telemetry. I have added a 40mm fan using the motor mount and it keeps the temps down under 65c for a 10min main in 36c+ heat. Unless you’re planning to strap on a...
04-22-2019, 01:34 AM
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Posted By Matty A

And use the good old lead solder - 60 tin 40...

And use the good old lead solder - 60 tin 40 lead. It has a lower melting point, so much easier to work with than the lead free stuff which I’ve found is a PITA to get a good result.
04-21-2019, 04:29 PM
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Posted By Matty A

Nice. One more comment (no offence intended) but...

Nice. One more comment (no offence intended) but your soldering don’t look too flash... Looks like you’ve blobbed on the solder or didn’t tin both surfaces prior to making the final solder. It may...
04-19-2019, 04:58 AM
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Posted By Matty A

Assuming you mean the centre diff spur and pinion...

Assuming you mean the centre diff spur and pinion no I don’t - attracts too much dust dirt etc. I do put a small amount on front rear as they’re sealed.
04-18-2019, 04:24 PM
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Posted By Matty A

Iím sure youíll like it. Itís such an easy car to...

Iím sure youíll like it. Itís such an easy car to work on and adapt. More importantly it drives well. I didnít see it as a massive leap in performance over the TKI4 but the layout is far better....
04-04-2019, 04:44 AM
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Posted By Matty A

That 2s system will be plenty quick. Not quite...

That 2s system will be plenty quick. Not quite Vorza pace but it’ll boogie. I’d be keen to see a video when done.
04-03-2019, 11:57 PM
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Posted By Matty A

id see how the servo goes at 7.2v before cranking...

id see how the servo goes at 7.2v before cranking it up.

As for the Stampede, I’d go for a system that allows 2S now and be fast but could handle 3s if you want to go nuts.... short grass isn’t an...
04-03-2019, 08:35 PM
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Posted By Matty A

That servo sounds a bit better. A way to beef it...

That servo sounds a bit better. A way to beef it up would be to increase the voltage from 6v to 7.2 if the ESC allows it. That does potentially bring other issues as previously mentioned but they can...
04-03-2019, 04:51 PM
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Posted By Matty A

:nod:You have an interesting approach.... your...

:nod:You have an interesting approach.... your auxiliary gizmos: weight station and setting wheels cost a bomb but you go on the cheap side on the stuff that makes the car move. The servo you got for...
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