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11-04-2019, 08:47 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,681
Posted By the incubus

To glue tires properly you want to first clean...

To glue tires properly you want to first clean the tires WELL to ensure no remnants fo the mold release agent persist. you can use simple green and acetone to scrub them well, BUT upon finishing you...
10-24-2019, 11:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 517
Posted By the incubus

O quality Motor of any wind will hold up for an...

O quality Motor of any wind will hold up for an extremly long time, AND you can take them apart and clean them thoroughly, oil and grease them up and they'll rip like new. I bought used Phantoms...
10-15-2019, 01:02 PM
Replies: 804
Views: 98,098
Posted By the incubus

I realize that but that's precisely why...

I realize that but that's precisely why manufacturers should produce kits in higher quantities.
The more you make the lower your unit cost, and if you make enough of them, you can keep the price...
10-15-2019, 12:04 PM
Replies: 804
Views: 98,098
Posted By the incubus

And that right there is the reason kit prices...

And that right there is the reason kit prices continue to skyrocket. We should expect a lesser price point.

The B44 wasn't much different than this basic design and that kit sold well for years at...
10-15-2019, 08:57 AM
Replies: 804
Views: 98,098
Posted By the incubus

Hey Frank, Why don't you guys look into...

Hey Frank,

Why don't you guys look into making the Center Diff quick release like the 410? THAT is the greatest thing since even before sliced bread!!!!!!
You just pull a pin and the diff is out,...
10-10-2019, 01:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 683
Posted By the incubus

Put in heavier oil and tighten your springs down...

Put in heavier oil and tighten your springs down a bit and if possible switch out to stiffer springs.
10-10-2019, 01:17 PM
Replies: 4,626
Views: 867,251
Posted By the incubus

The P2 is similar to the Yokomo lid. The F2 is...

The P2 is similar to the Yokomo lid. The F2 is JConcepts same lid they make for every buggy. Not a fan.
The best looking lid I've ever seen is the Proline Predator lid. OMG!!!

Always wanted them...
10-08-2019, 01:40 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,712
Posted By the incubus

This is the stuff I use and I find it's better...

This is the stuff I use and I find it's better than the teal stuff because the teal stuff softens the rubber and causes it to wear prematurely.
...
10-08-2019, 01:30 PM
Replies: 804
Views: 98,098
Posted By the incubus

Center diffs I find make wheelers twitchy and too...

Center diffs I find make wheelers twitchy and too darty, where as slippers allow you to fine tune and dial in traction perfectly to allow you to get on the throttle and have the car take off like a...
06-18-2019, 04:16 PM
Replies: 18,404
Views: 2,136,701
Posted By the incubus

Good luck on the Switch to the SB401. I did that...

Good luck on the Switch to the SB401. I did that and it just isn't as good as the 410. I'd rank the SB401 most similarly to the Associated B44.3 from several years ago. It is durable, but performance...
05-21-2019, 06:28 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 22,669
Posted By the incubus

No… but nice try. A gear diff's setup is static...

No… but nice try. A gear diff's setup is static and is not tunable without tearing it down and REBUILDING it completely using a different viscosity of oil.

A Ball diff however CAN be adjusted on...
05-20-2019, 01:50 AM
Replies: 261
Views: 22,669
Posted By the incubus

The reason you wonít see a ball type diff in real...

The reason you wonít see a ball type diff in real cars is because they require more maintenance to keep running in top form, just as is required for the RC variety. The adjustment window IS indeed...
05-18-2019, 10:51 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 22,669
Posted By the incubus

Some Delrins also feature Teflon within the...

Some Delrins also feature Teflon within the plastic mixture itself, thus making it a very slick plastic. Violent Paintball Products made Bolts for paintball markers that didn't require any oiling...
04-08-2019, 06:06 PM
Replies: 776
Views: 109,495
Posted By the incubus

I'd venture to say this is a V3 upgraded to the...

I'd venture to say this is a V3 upgraded to the V4 for the simple fact the motor mount is gold in color compared to the gray color of the shock bodies.
But they're the same vehicle if dawning the...
02-01-2019, 07:56 PM
Replies: 24,565
Views: 6,230,918
Posted By the incubus

Tape sucks period, but the new blue stuff is...

Tape sucks period, but the new blue stuff is actually excellent and doesnít lift paint just as advertised.

the best option is to draw your line on the protective film on the outside of the body...
01-27-2019, 07:17 PM
Replies: 393
Views: 30,785
Posted By the incubus

LOL When my then BFF and I were 15 years old...

LOL

When my then BFF and I were 15 years old we bought a 14' John Boat and then built a deck in between the 2 seat decks with a live well and we used a 15HP Mercury tiller motor and we would KILL...
01-12-2019, 12:59 PM
Replies: 563
Views: 92,482
Posted By the incubus

Outside the PRS1, PR certainly never disappoints...

Outside the PRS1, PR certainly never disappoints when it comes to making ugly lids!
01-07-2019, 10:29 PM
Replies: 4,626
Views: 867,251
Posted By the incubus

Well Iíve been in advertising and marketing my...

Well Iíve been in advertising and marketing my entire adult life and I know all too well how businesses think and more importantly, the tactics they utilize.

Like I said, total lack of respect for...
01-07-2019, 06:57 PM
Replies: 4,626
Views: 867,251
Posted By the incubus

100% THIS!! I realize the tariff hikes, but...

100% THIS!!

I realize the tariff hikes, but Yokomo is an overseas manufacturer to begin with and NOT an American company manufacturing outside so the penalties are less, but one thing people need...
01-03-2019, 04:36 PM
Replies: 4,626
Views: 867,251
Posted By the incubus

You're not wrong. In fact if you go back a few...

You're not wrong. In fact if you go back a few years ago, the most popular and winningest 2WD kits were selling for around $265 on average and that felt pricey. Then 4WD kits came into prominence...
12-06-2018, 07:32 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 16,045
Posted By the incubus

As someone who has experience with both, a...

As someone who has experience with both, a horizontal ball stud is the superior option because there is zero limitation on movement. While suspension components and travel have a limit, these cars...
10-11-2018, 09:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 554
Posted By the incubus

Depends what material they're making them out of....

Depends what material they're making them out of. If it's all synthetic, the material has different additives to assist in performance and fight wear to some degree.
The ONLY company that uses...
10-11-2018, 09:09 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 25,952
Posted By the incubus

Ewe Gross Cain!!! This lid is worse than...

Ewe Gross Cain!!!

This lid is worse than Hobby-Pro's stadium truck lid and that one was pretty atrocious!
This thing is hideous in every way, from every and any angle. Yokomo really missed with...
08-30-2018, 01:44 PM
Replies: 624
Views: 277,857
Posted By the incubus

You can disagree all you like but if you try both...

You can disagree all you like but if you try both I can guarantee you the drop method will prove superior every time.
08-30-2018, 12:20 PM
Replies: 624
Views: 277,857
Posted By the incubus

While wick and desoldering guns can work, they...

While wick and desoldering guns can work, they are inefficient and don’t remove he as much as dropping the component.
Magen you drop something you face the section down so that when it impacts, the...
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