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  1. Nothing yet, which amazes me, but I know the...

    Nothing yet, which amazes me, but I know the bearings on the input shaft are worn as there's some slack there affecting the mesh. Got 10 new bearings for $10 of Ebay so I'll rebuild it some time soon.
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    Sticky: The truck body from the HB Lightning GT10 fits...

    The truck body from the HB Lightning GT10 fits OK, a little small in length but not too bad! It's available clear as well.

    http://i213.photobucket.com/albums/cc30/r12many/Picture.jpg


    Please...
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    Unfortunately you are absolutely correct and...

    Unfortunately you are absolutely correct and because of that they will probably never build my ideal electric truck :( Unless another company builds one and then they'll have to compete :)
    I think...
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    It's the size of the Stampede that appeals to me...

    It's the size of the Stampede that appeals to me so I wouldn't want anything bigger. Single motor, diff front and rear connected by shaft and gear/gearbox. The shaft could run in a seperate housing...
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    300k oil is almost like a jelly and works much...

    300k oil is almost like a jelly and works much better than any grease I could find. I got the Team Associated oil for about $10 but have lots of it left so it should last a long time. The turning...
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    Any pictures?

    Any pictures?
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    Try 300k silicon diff oil (Ofna), that should...

    Try 300k silicon diff oil (Ofna), that should help.
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    Too big/heavy/etc etc!

    Too big/heavy/etc etc!
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    4WD VXL Stampede?

    Ok I know the VXL can't easily be converted to 4WD but boy would I like the power of the VXL in a 4WD chassis! Come on Traxxas, they'd sell like hot cakes!
    Hmm! Now I'm wondering if I can make one?
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    Progressive throttle control is best with a high...

    Progressive throttle control is best with a high powered 2 wheel drive truck but limited slip has helped my VXL as it stops the wheel with least traction from spinning and then sending it sideways as...
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    Mine does it when small amounts of dirt gets...

    Mine does it when small amounts of dirt gets between the pinion and spur gears. A quick blip backwards normally clears it.
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    That 300K silicon oil did the trick nicely....

    That 300K silicon oil did the trick nicely. Thanks for the help.
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    I'm after limited slip to stop the diff...

    I'm after limited slip to stop the diff transfering all the power to the wheel with least grip.
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    I now have some 300k silicon fluid on it's way to...

    I now have some 300k silicon fluid on it's way to me so I'll see if it works. Had a quick bash yesterday and under braking it just spins 180 degrees and under power it hops from one wheel to another...
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    How about HPI diff grease?...

    How about HPI diff grease? http://www.hpi-europe.com/piw.php?lang=fi&partNo=z164
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    VXL diff grease/limited slip?

    Will packing the diff with grease on a VXL make it more of a limited slip diff as my Stampede turns to the right under heavy braking on high grip surfaces?

    BTW, I haven't taken it apart yet to...
  17. I know you said single pack but this is what I...

    I know you said single pack but this is what I use at a total cost of $89 plus shipping.
    2 of these in parallel https://www.*************.com/*************/store/uh_viewItem.asp?idProduct=2045
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    Brilliant work out there guys! Good to see you...

    Brilliant work out there guys! Good to see you can have some fun amongst all that ****. If any Brits turn up to race then give them a chance :)
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    The motor may be rated at 100 amps peak but I...

    The motor may be rated at 100 amps peak but I doubt it's drawing 100 amps. See http://www.traxxas.com/support/kb_search.php?action=artikel&cat=34&id=589&highlight=low%20voltage%20trip
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    Good to know I'm not alone! It is quite cold...

    Good to know I'm not alone!
    It is quite cold here at the moment so I leave my batteries in the kitchen to warm up for a while and they do not trip the ESC so quickly, but it still trips. I've been...
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    The red light blinks slowly and reduces power to...

    The red light blinks slowly and reduces power to 50% then if you continue driving it will cut all power. If your battery was not puffed up or really hot then it should be fine. If your charger will...
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    Stampede VXL current draw?

    Does anyone know the max current draw of the VXL Stampede on stock gearing?
    I'm running two 2200mah 20c Lipo's in parallel and mine is tripping the low voltage cut-off in just a few minutes. Now it...
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