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Forum: Electric Off-Road 09-12-2007, 01:38 AM
Replies: 14,347
Views: 1,178,611
Posted By Tom
Hey guys, Just an update on my off road...

Hey guys,

Just an update on my off road experience so far with the b4. My FT is now 5 race meets old and still running perfect. Really enjoying the change from onroad, which i havn't touch since...
Forum: Australian Racing 09-12-2007, 01:25 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,400
Posted By Tom
Speaking from a 2wd point of view, how much...

Speaking from a 2wd point of view, how much faster is mod tq from stock tq? 5-10seconds over 5min? Why would we need a class in between them?

They did this to onroad and it was great for a...
Forum: Australian Racing 08-02-2007, 01:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 702
Posted By Tom
Soldering Inline Corally Connections

Hi all,

Would like to connect my brushless motor with some form of plug? Was thinking corally style plugs soldered inline? I have seen this on some peoples cars but cannot see how to solder the...
Forum: Australian Racing 07-01-2007, 03:17 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 13,489
Posted By Tom
Stock was; 1st A Clark 2nd D Zarb 3rd...

Stock was;
1st A Clark
2nd D Zarb
3rd Brett????
4th Luc

Mod
1st Zarb
2nd Simon
3rd Daz
Forum: Australian Racing 06-28-2007, 01:16 AM
Replies: 353
Views: 23,040
Posted By Tom
I would run some reduction for the feed motor to...

I would run some reduction for the feed motor to slow the feed down something like 10;1
so with 10;1 reduction
~ 100rpm x .08 = 80mm/min so will pass a 30mm wide tire in 20 seconds or so.

For...
Forum: Australian Racing 06-28-2007, 12:56 AM
Replies: 353
Views: 23,040
Posted By Tom
Well that would have to do with the pitch and the...

Well that would have to do with the pitch and the number of starts for the thread.

Standard m10 is 1 start with a 1.5mm pitch (of the top of my head) so your block would move 1.5mm per rotation. ...
Forum: Australian Racing 06-28-2007, 12:36 AM
Replies: 353
Views: 23,040
Posted By Tom
Real lathes use one motor and run the feed's of...

Real lathes use one motor and run the feed's of the leed screw. This alows feed's to be adjusted with rpm of the job hence feed rate is measured in mm per rpm mm/rpm.


For your purpose you maybe...
Forum: Electric Off-Road 06-27-2007, 04:02 AM
Replies: 14,347
Views: 1,178,611
Posted By Tom
Thanks for the help guys. Cant wait to get down...

Thanks for the help guys. Cant wait to get down to the track. :)
Forum: Electric Off-Road 06-26-2007, 02:05 AM
Replies: 14,347
Views: 1,178,611
Posted By Tom
hey guys, Just got my hands on a b4FT. Have...

hey guys,

Just got my hands on a b4FT. Have never raced off road before but have raced on road tc for many years. Just have a few questions;

- Compressing the diff/slipper spring with plies?...
Forum: Electric On-Road 06-26-2007, 01:20 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,126
Posted By Tom
You guys need to see the light, Setup...

You guys need to see the light,

Setup wheels, drawing triangle, and a set of shims or feeler gauges in 0.1mm incraments, from 1-1.8mm or so. Add a 30cm steel rule to check toe, a quality...
Forum: Australian Racing 06-26-2007, 12:52 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 13,489
Posted By Tom
Then maybe they should handout LRP 4.5t and TC...

Then maybe they should handout LRP 4.5t and TC speedos for they same entry fee...:ha: guess im dreaming...

Maybe we will have to call it on the day? Open mod with hpi chassi?

The track is open...
Forum: Australian Racing 06-20-2007, 12:40 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,883
Posted By Tom
I think thats a great idea. The racing...

I think thats a great idea.

The racing market of this sport is small compared to the basher market. All importers should sell there "pro gear" direct to the public because they will have the most...
Forum: Australian Racing 06-12-2007, 02:08 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 5,836
Posted By Tom
i vote yes! 1300g weight limit 8min...

i vote yes!

1300g weight limit

8min racing (or longer):)
Forum: Australian Racing 06-12-2007, 01:41 AM
Replies: 791
Views: 45,039
Posted By Tom
:smile:Well it tried to get there for the normal...

:smile:Well it tried to get there for the normal days racing but arrived at 840am lol, double demerits ment sticking to the speed limit, a macca's stop and i missed the gong exit (ive only been there...
Forum: Australia For Sale/Trade 05-17-2007, 01:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 335
Posted By Tom
FS: Hudy Lathe/KO VFS Pro

For Sale:

Hudy Comm Lathe;
- Ball Bearing type.
- Diamound cutting tool.
- Good Condition
- $150

KO PROPO VFS Pro Speed Controler and Multi Setting Adapter
- Worlds...
Forum: Australian Racing 05-15-2007, 01:26 AM
Replies: 234
Views: 15,411
Posted By Tom
What Accommodation do you guys recommend?

What Accommodation do you guys recommend?
Forum: Australian Racing 04-26-2007, 12:59 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 12,792
Posted By Tom
Anyone tried a ball diff in the front of the...

Anyone tried a ball diff in the front of the cyclone?

Tossing up between a spool or a really tight ball diff, so effectivly a spool with some give? What do you guys think?
Forum: Australian Racing 01-18-2007, 01:47 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 12,792
Posted By Tom
Yeah the centre oneway is the worst thing you can...

Yeah the centre oneway is the worst thing you can do to your car. Over 2-3 months of use it starts to slip on take up of the throttle giving a lovely amount of rear wheel drive only in the middle of...
Forum: Australian Racing 01-14-2007, 11:39 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 9,855
Posted By Tom
I have been using ib3800s for 13 months now and...

I have been using ib3800s for 13 months now and have seen a little dip in performance after say 3 months and then have remained stable. I charge at 5amps though. That said, although the cells...
Forum: Australian Racing 12-28-2006, 07:16 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 12,792
Posted By Tom
Any cyclone owners played with the front inboard...

Any cyclone owners played with the front inboard toe? Standard kit setting is 2.5 toe out.

What effect would reducing this while keeping actual toe at the wheel the same, so in affect just...
Forum: Australian Racing 12-01-2006, 05:19 PM
Replies: 668
Views: 36,640
Posted By Tom
Yep im up for Whalan on the same weekend, or sma...

Yep im up for Whalan on the same weekend, or sma even.

I was looking forward to this event, as i have attened for many years but due to the current rules, well il just say good luck hope you get...
Forum: Australian Racing 05-22-2006, 03:43 AM
Replies: 441
Views: 22,984
Posted By Tom
So will the hot bodies cars be allowed in the hpi...

So will the hot bodies cars be allowed in the hpi challenge?

And what are the restrictions on option parts? Purple "bling" allowered if non-hpi for parts such as shock caps and hubs are used?
Forum: Australian Racing 05-22-2006, 01:32 AM
Replies: 7,011
Views: 375,302
Posted By Tom
Is racing on this saturday 27th?

Is racing on this saturday 27th?
Forum: Australian Racing 05-13-2006, 07:26 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 6,836
Posted By Tom
I see eastern creek as a flowing track as opposed...

I see eastern creek as a flowing track as opposed to a stop start hirpin track. EC has only 1-3 major braking points depending how you look at it, the back straight into the "S's" being the slowest....
Forum: Australian Racing 05-13-2006, 12:36 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 6,836
Posted By Tom
Im like the casual driver you talk about. i...

Im like the casual driver you talk about. i entered the event with no intension of winning or making the A final. I entered because i got 6 heats and a final, instead of the normal 3 heats, and i...
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