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Forum: Chat Lounge
Today, 03:25 PM
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Posted By fyrstormer

Yes. It used to be my 65mph Nitro RS4, but I...

Yes. It used to be my 65mph Nitro RS4, but I never used that car because it was only fun in a straight line at top speed, so I installed a smaller engine and a 2-speed transmission, raised the...
Today, 01:56 PM
Replies: 2,067
Views: 379,671
Posted By fyrstormer

PLEASE add a profile-backup feature to the next...

PLEASE add a profile-backup feature to the next radio. That's the only feature I want that my DX4S doesn't already have. My DX4S has a couple buttons that are starting to malfunction intermittently,...
Today, 01:54 PM
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Views: 379,671
Posted By fyrstormer

I actually have no interest in a recharging dock....

I actually have no interest in a recharging dock. If the batteries in my radio get low, I can swap them and resume using the radio immediately, instead of waiting for the batteries to recharge inside...
Forum: Chat Lounge
Today, 01:50 PM
Replies: 14,357
Views: 327,278
Posted By fyrstormer

Claiming the same vehicle with an upgraded ESC...

Claiming the same vehicle with an upgraded ESC and motor is a new vehicle is dumb. Arrma, why u do dis?
Forum: Chat Lounge
Yesterday, 10:47 PM
Replies: 14,357
Views: 327,278
Posted By fyrstormer

I bet everyone laughed at Fiero Guy until they...

I bet everyone laughed at Fiero Guy until they saw his car could turn a goddamned corner. Then they still laughed at him, because straight guys don't need to turn corners.

</1980sMurica>
Forum: Chat Lounge
Yesterday, 10:39 PM
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Views: 327,278
Posted By fyrstormer

Mine looks nicer.

Mine looks nicer.
Yesterday, 10:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 218
Posted By fyrstormer

One small nitpick: Wet lube doesn't attract dirt,...

One small nitpick: Wet lube doesn't attract dirt, dirt just gets stuck to wet lube instead of bouncing off. ;) That inaccurate description is a pet peeve of mine, similar to when people talk about...
Forum: Chat Lounge
Yesterday, 01:18 PM
Replies: 14,357
Views: 327,278
Posted By fyrstormer

A couple days ago I finished painting a body that...

A couple days ago I finished painting a body that I trimmed before my son was born.

http://i.imgur.com/vJYcNlx.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/WrRvneh.jpg
Forum: Chat Lounge
07-09-2020, 12:03 AM
Replies: 14,357
Views: 327,278
Posted By fyrstormer

"I'll pretend my ship's not sinking" It's like...

"I'll pretend my ship's not sinking"
It's like he knew what the world would be like from 2009 onwards.
Forum: Chat Lounge
07-08-2020, 10:51 PM
Replies: 14,357
Views: 327,278
Posted By fyrstormer

LOL 5 minutes, it takes us 5 minutes just to get...

LOL 5 minutes, it takes us 5 minutes just to get undressed and decide who's going to do what, and in which order. It's usually 30-45 minutes before I can grab a towel and lay in front of my bedside...
07-08-2020, 10:41 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,284
Posted By fyrstormer

Yeah, affordability is the key. Is the...

Yeah, affordability is the key. Is the performance benefit significant enough to justify both the increased price and the likelihood of shorter lifespan due to the use of new technologies? For...
07-08-2020, 10:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 442
Posted By fyrstormer

I bought the nitro version a few years ago. I...

I bought the nitro version a few years ago. I never even finished tuning it before I threw it in the trash.
Forum: Chat Lounge
07-07-2020, 11:25 PM
Replies: 14,357
Views: 327,278
Posted By fyrstormer

Not RC related, but...my Female Companionship...

Not RC related, but...my Female Companionship Unit wanted to do naked things tonight, and I was just too damned tired and irritated about the car repair shop scratching my car. Where the hell was she...
Forum: Chat Lounge
07-07-2020, 11:20 PM
Replies: 14,357
Views: 327,278
Posted By fyrstormer

What I've seen when I've watched their podcasts...

What I've seen when I've watched their podcasts is a combination of cherry-picked facts and chuckling at the silly nonsense they claim liberals believe. You know, the same thing that HuffPost or The...
Forum: Chat Lounge
07-07-2020, 10:55 PM
Replies: 14,357
Views: 327,278
Posted By fyrstormer

Well, that's because the 4Tec is a Traxxas car....

Well, that's because the 4Tec is a Traxxas car. The downside to Traxxas' business model is the sheer number of casuals they cater to who have no interest in actually learning anything. But they keep...
Forum: Chat Lounge
07-07-2020, 10:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 253
Posted By fyrstormer

Why is he showing off a project that doesn't work...

Why is he showing off a project that doesn't work correctly yet?
Forum: Chat Lounge
07-07-2020, 10:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 253
Posted By fyrstormer

It looks like it produces enough thrust to hover,...

It looks like it produces enough thrust to hover, but it certainly doesn't have the thrust-vectoring necessary to achieve stable hovering. That's why he had to keep his hand under the front bumper,...
Forum: Chat Lounge
07-07-2020, 06:06 PM
Replies: 14,357
Views: 327,278
Posted By fyrstormer

Ben Shapiro and Steven Crowder aren't any better...

Ben Shapiro and Steven Crowder aren't any better than CNN, though. Instead of appealing to liberals' precious feelings, they appeal to conservatives' desire to continue believing in familiar...
Forum: Chat Lounge
07-07-2020, 05:58 PM
Replies: 14,357
Views: 327,278
Posted By fyrstormer

That is why Facebook will never replace forums as...

That is why Facebook will never replace forums as a repository for technical knowledge. My advice is to reply to those threads with a link to a forum thread (here or elsewhere) that has the info...
Forum: Chat Lounge
07-07-2020, 05:56 PM
Replies: 14,357
Views: 327,278
Posted By fyrstormer

Vasovagal syncope sucks, but it's generally a...

Vasovagal syncope sucks, but it's generally a mental problem. Something makes your hindbrain freak out and it shuts down all higher brain functions. I saw it happen to my brother once when my mom and...
07-07-2020, 05:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 331
Posted By fyrstormer

For maximum power, lock all the diffs with epoxy....

For maximum power, lock all the diffs with epoxy. ;) All other options exist to improve handling, not power distribution. That's why rock crawlers have fully locked drivetrains.

I have ~50k...
07-07-2020, 05:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,284
Posted By fyrstormer

There's nothing else to talk about at this point....

There's nothing else to talk about at this point. Ringless 2-stroke engine technology has not undergone a revolution in the past 4 months, and honestly it probably never will again. It's very likely...
Forum: Chat Lounge
07-07-2020, 12:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 253
Posted By fyrstormer

Having both fans spinning the same direction is...

Having both fans spinning the same direction is going to screw up the handling due to gyroscopic effects, not to mention the effect of just having so much weight up high. And those brakes are...
07-07-2020, 12:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 189
Posted By fyrstormer

It's possible to paint the outside, but the paint...

It's possible to paint the outside, but the paint will be scraped off the very first time you flip the truck. Some advanced "scale-accurate" paint jobs actually take advantage of this, by painting...
07-07-2020, 12:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 218
Posted By fyrstormer

It depends on the running conditions. Is the...

It depends on the running conditions. Is the gearbox sealed? If so, then you should definitely grease the gears. I even grease plastic gears if they're inside a sealed gearbox. If the gears are...
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