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    Is a brushless setup worth it? Yes. Is TSM...

    Is a brushless setup worth it? Yes.

    Is TSM worth it? Maybe. It works as advertised, and it is not an expensive change. However, it can take away from the experience of driving the vehicle. Some...
  2. Thread: X-maxx #3

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    Before it got back on topic, this was the best...

    Before it got back on topic, this was the best thread ever.
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    Boca is well known for high quality ceramic...

    Boca is well known for high quality ceramic bearings.

    I would assume - but I have never used them - that their stainless steel sealed bearings would be good, too. That said, it is entirely...
  4. If the battery is so dead that the volt meter...

    If the battery is so dead that the volt meter can't read it, it is unlikely that the charger is going to want to charge it.

    However, your one blink error code is actually a power source error, not...
  5. How many red blinks per set of red blinks? ...

    How many red blinks per set of red blinks?

    While it was not my post above I would have you check the battery pack voltage.
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    Between me and my kids the fleet includes one...

    Between me and my kids the fleet includes one Sl2sh, three Sl4shes (a rally conversion, a Raptor conversion, and a monster slash) and two P2des. I love the 4wd trucks and they are my favorite to run....
  7. A common source of confusion is that when people...

    A common source of confusion is that when people say "higher gearing" it is unclear what they mean.

    The pinion is the smaller of any two gears that mesh. In our application, a reasonable sized...
  8. Pitch refers to the size of each tooth on the...

    Pitch refers to the size of each tooth on the gear. For your gears to fit together properly, they have to be the same pitch.

    In the non-metric system, pitch refers to the number of teeth it takes...
  9. Depending on the alloy used, solder melts at 360...

    Depending on the alloy used, solder melts at 360 to 370 degrees F. If your wires are getting hot enough to melt solder, either they or your connectors are definitely WAY too small for the...
  10. Thread: Bearing sizes

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    Very useful. Thank you.

    Very useful. Thank you.
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    I think the 2WD Slash is the best, most fun model...

    I think the 2WD Slash is the best, most fun model TRX makes. I think the Slash 4x4 (I have several) is a great truck, too, but I would not let go of a Sl2sh to get a Sl4sh. Troll the bay or letgo or...
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    There are adapters such as this one:...

    There are adapters such as this one:
    https://www.ebay.com/p/Hobbystar-Traxxas-ID-Charge-Lead-Set-2s-3s-4s-Adapters-3-Adapter-Connector/23007673580?iid=182846372729&chn=ps
    that convert Traxxas ID to...
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    I swear I think I have seen a Traxxas support...

    I swear I think I have seen a Traxxas support video on installing the 4x4 bellcranks in the 2WD.

    Here is what I can find now
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5gUB74YGtwQ

    but I really think...
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    Sending good vibes from Tennessee.

    Sending good vibes from Tennessee.
  15. Tragic. I would have copied this.

    Tragic. I would have copied this.
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    While I have never used either of them, I have...

    While I have never used either of them, I have read good reviews of both Avid and Fast Eddy bearings. Panther, you typically say things with which I agree, so have you had a negative experience with...
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    In the future when you drill out something like...

    In the future when you drill out something like that use a reverse drill bit. They tend to bite into the metal then back the fastener out.
  18. Thread: Which model?

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    See this...

    See this https://traxxas.com/support/Traxxas-TQi-Compatibility-Guide
  19. Thread: Which model?

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    Let your budget decide. I think each model is a...

    Let your budget decide. I think each model is a worthwhile upgrade from the one below. However I also think buying the base and upgrading as you go is more fun. But it’s cheaper to buy in at the...
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    A guy asking the OPs question is probably...

    A guy asking the OPs question is probably considering a BL system that is similar to the VXL system. If he had said that he had a brushed Slash and just bought a 1/5 scale system and some 8S packs I...
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    yeah welcome back!!! You should know that...

    yeah welcome back!!!

    You should know that this thread and another In the Telluride forum have been instrumental in my current trail truck project. Thank you.
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    Welcome!

    Having seen GS's post, he makes a good point - brushless motors can be hard on NiMH batteries. So when evaluating the upgrade keep in mind that going brushless probably also means going Lipo, which...
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    Some aftermarket radios offer things that the TQi...

    Some aftermarket radios offer things that the TQi radios do not. Some have better range, some have lower latency, some have a higher quality feel, some move the app features off your phone onto the...
  24. Thread: 40mm motor

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    Now I see that it is indeed two years old. When I...

    Now I see that it is indeed two years old. When I wrote my reply it was to one of the 25 or so posts in my “new posts” list. Hmmm.
  25. Thread: ...released!

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    Good information and I’m sure you have good...

    Good information and I’m sure you have good intentions, but I’m guessing this type of post is not why Traxxas pays for this forum.
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