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Old 05-16-2019, 07:43 AM
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Darkstorm05
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Originally Posted by big ted View Post
Noob question: people refer to "black carpet" & "grey carpet" as if the color determines traction characteristics. Yet I could easily imagine tracks having identical surfaces in different colors. Is there some kind of purpose-made carpet for r/c tracks that comes in certain colors depending on composition or something?
I believe it's a generic reference to two common carpet types. If you look at generic "Gray Ozite" and generic "Black Ozite" closely, they have slightly different pile and base stitching forms. That being said, you could find places that would sell you either type in a lot of different colors.
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