Old 02-13-2012, 04:39 PM
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Originally Posted by Pedro 51 View Post

The same tyre compounds are available in Tamiya/3 Racing sizes. The rears are only slightly narrower than pro 10 wheels. That leaves the only real difference being pro ten wheels bigger diameter/thinner tyre compared with the smaller diameter Tamiya wheels, tyre diameters seem to be similar - within the wear range. Maybe the larger rolling resistance of the Corally size wheels coupled with the low power available, levels the playing field. My lap times with my F104W are within driver error of my Corally lap times ie. sometimes faster, sometimes slower.


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Get some Tamiya Indy car wheels and mount with 1/10 donuts. Proceed to go .2-.3 a lap faster changing nothing else. A lot of the Corally's advantage is in the wheel diameter.
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