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Yesterday, 04:22 PM
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Posted By bertrandsv87

The weather forecast is looking very good for...

The weather forecast is looking very good for Sunday June 23rd....Hope to see everybody there running laps...What's the facebook chat room passcode again Ralph ??? Hopefully someone will let me...
06-18-2019, 10:11 PM
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Posted By bertrandsv87

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Here are my (tungsten free) Fr1-v3 21.5t numbers: lots of torque, rpms a bit low...
06-18-2019, 09:55 PM
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Posted By bertrandsv87

You have to position your scale on a hard...

You have to position your scale on a hard surface, not a towel(illegal), to get the proper reading...1322 grams is with steel axles: you can get down to the 1200's with a few rotational weight saving...
06-18-2019, 09:28 AM
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Posted By bertrandsv87

That was just from a little keyboard rust, and if...

That was just from a little keyboard rust, and if you watch the Cmain you will see that I was getting better before my front wheel fell off...I am correct for paying attention to my builds since...
06-17-2019, 11:43 AM
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Posted By bertrandsv87

I tested that too: the reduced total car inertia...

I tested that too: the reduced total car inertia failed to break the pipes and decreased the total parts broken by alot......Guys, we got to test everything and not just the stuff that makes us...
06-17-2019, 08:47 AM
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Posted By bertrandsv87

Dan, there are multiple rotor+pinion combinations...

Dan, there are multiple rotor+pinion combinations available out there for tuning, and they are all on the light side...What about the heavy side?? I just wonder what are we all missing ??? Only one...
06-17-2019, 07:38 AM
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Posted By bertrandsv87

Using a heavier pinion is not a bad idea at all...

Using a heavier pinion is not a bad idea at all if it was made of 14grams heavier tungsten , but it can only be done legally with the muchmore titanium rotors that will eliminate any steel shaft...
06-14-2019, 10:14 PM
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Posted By bertrandsv87

I did test lowering my drivetrain inertia by...

I did test lowering my drivetrain inertia by cutting 52grams off , and the acceleration difference was very noticeable, but now I've reached the point where the motor's rotor is the last piece left...
06-14-2019, 09:56 PM
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Posted By bertrandsv87

I guess the rotors with the new tungsten shafts...

I guess the rotors with the new tungsten shafts will have to be sent in for approval...I wonder if some smart racers could fill up the center of their steel shafts with tungsten or gold to gain some...
06-14-2019, 06:02 PM
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Posted By bertrandsv87

It is the same as changing from steel to aluminum...

It is the same as changing from steel to aluminum screws, no biggie....It does not matter how they made the aluminum screw, and the steel screw was not modified: same for the rotor shaft, as long as...
06-14-2019, 05:28 PM
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Posted By bertrandsv87

Technically soaking up all the Rctech knowledge...

Technically soaking up all the Rctech knowledge is better than cheating...It's summer now and nitro racing time....
The 40g rotor(shaft material change is legal) might be the next revolution, and...
06-14-2019, 05:15 PM
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Posted By bertrandsv87

Test and tune is always the best way to find more...

Test and tune is always the best way to find more track speed, but I feel the same should apply for slightly higher inertia rotors...I know muchmore has already tested the lower inertia titanium...
06-13-2019, 05:40 PM
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Posted By bertrandsv87

That's because my tc4 drivetrain is just the...

That's because my tc4 drivetrain is just the lightest out of all the cars.....I still think my fr1-v3t will shock alot of people though....I'll let everybody know how the 40g rotor performs soon....
06-13-2019, 12:47 PM
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Posted By bertrandsv87

Nope, not the original Fr-1 v3 motors...Fantom...

Nope, not the original Fr-1 v3 motors...Fantom pulled their motors after finding a mixup with some of their motor wire sizes and concluding that there was no way to tell which motor had the good vs...
06-13-2019, 11:31 AM
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Posted By bertrandsv87

Well trinity motors keep throwing a bit confusion...

Well trinity motors keep throwing a bit confusion in the mix by winning a bunch of races, only to be found illegal at a later date, and this happens repeatedly....So if you don't count them in then...
06-09-2019, 07:32 PM
Replies: 152
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Posted By bertrandsv87

Great day at Wagner today... Nice to see...

Great day at Wagner today... Nice to see everybody there today, eventhough I ended up in the wall due to a broken spektrum antenna, which bent my chassis, etc.... I was the king of the pits...
06-08-2019, 05:20 AM
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Posted By bertrandsv87

Just watching the weather forecast....See...

Just watching the weather forecast....See everybody there tomorrow....
06-07-2019, 06:47 PM
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Posted By bertrandsv87

Hoping the weather holds up for a Sunday early...

Hoping the weather holds up for a Sunday early run...
06-07-2019, 01:13 PM
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Posted By bertrandsv87

I don't ... I leave my motors the way they came...

I don't ... I leave my motors the way they came from Fantom and just gear them while trying to lose as much rotational mass as possible....
06-07-2019, 11:31 AM
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Posted By bertrandsv87

Well then Nick would need to send every motor to...

Well then Nick would need to send every motor to his local racers for testing: no way he could test them all by himself.....Let's be realistic and kind to an old man that did alot more for us than...
06-07-2019, 07:59 AM
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Posted By bertrandsv87

Correct.....Nick Adams tests as much as anyone...

Correct.....Nick Adams tests as much as anyone can while sharing his findings. Other folks leave you in the dark !!!
06-05-2019, 09:57 PM
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Posted By bertrandsv87

Just get a Fantom icon or v3t/v3R tour gear it...

Just get a Fantom icon or v3t/v3R tour gear it and call it a day.....Lots of headaches(smoking) with the other brands.....Good Luck at the Roar Nats !!!
06-05-2019, 11:43 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 27,842
Posted By bertrandsv87

All the power to them, but I had to change almost...

All the power to them, but I had to change almost all the stock parts(double the weight) to get close to 1050g......Hopefully they will post a picture of their cars without a body too and prove me...
06-05-2019, 08:44 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 9,976
Posted By bertrandsv87

Correct !!! Don't worry too much about the folks...

Correct !!! Don't worry too much about the folks here that are jealous of Nick Adams and Bert...Nobody comes close and nobody is perfect !!!
06-05-2019, 08:32 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 27,842
Posted By bertrandsv87

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rctech.net-vbulle...

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Fgx.2 bert edition with body off....Comparing the two cars will reveal that...
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