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  1. Thread: New Tires

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    I totally forgot to mention, i run 10mm extenders...

    I totally forgot to mention, i run 10mm extenders on each corner, like these. No slop, great fit.

    It dosent extend the car by 20mm as the wheels have a negative...
  2. Thread: Melted spur

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    It turns out it was definately the shaft not the...

    It turns out it was definately the shaft not the quality of the spur. The old pin and shaft just had too much play. It's all new now and running like a champ.

    On a side note on 29/62gearing and...
  3. Thread: Melted spur

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    I have stripped a few more since which made me...

    I have stripped a few more since which made me realise as this has never happened in the past it must be something wrong with the car.

    I had a small backwards tap into a kerb and it popped the...
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    My 3s 5500mah rams rights in there with no slop,...

    My 3s 5500mah rams rights in there with no slop, never noticed a balance issue even with smaller packs, the Tec is one stable puppy.

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    Hi guys, it seems like it was the esc, i put an...

    Hi guys, it seems like it was the esc, i put an old castle sidewinder in her and she ran like a champ, smooth, fast, precise.

    Ultimately i guess you get what you pay for, i won't cheap out on...
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    I do but only the same brand, i use these...

    I do but only the same brand, i use these batteries in several other rcs and don't have this problem. I'm going to swap out the esc tomorrow for a castle sidewinder i have in my merv.

    Sent from my...
  7. Thread: Melted spur

    by MikeyRC
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    The Tec doesn't have a slipper clutch sadly. ...

    The Tec doesn't have a slipper clutch sadly.

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    I lowered the punch settings on the esc and this...

    I lowered the punch settings on the esc and this seems to have cured a lot of it.

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  9. Thread: Melted spur

    by MikeyRC
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    Melted spur

    Does this happen to anyone else? Teeth are fine but two spurs have done this today, running 35/55 on 3s, no binding, drivetrain is very free and loose. There's no overheating of the motor or esc, I'm...
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    Surging under heavy acceleration

    I have just regeared to 35/55 and it's insane on 3s, I'm running a 120a esc and motor but under heavy acceleration she surges, like going through gears, start, 1,2,3 lunacy speed. I was thinking...
  11. Thread: New Tires

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    That gearing on 3s is epic, i tried it for a...

    That gearing on 3s is epic, i tried it for a while on contact foams, the foams last well but you need to remember they are foam not rubber, if you slide around and drift you will chunk the edges out,...
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    I tried the 35.55 gearing yesterday, holy heck it...

    I tried the 35.55 gearing yesterday, holy heck it was scary fast on 3s, i need a bigger parking lot for this gearing that's for sure, i couldn't get it past 1/3 throttle. I have to say this is a...
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    Upgrades and photos

    My recent rekindled love for my 2.0 has resulted in some upgrades.

    120a hobbywing esc
    Gpm stabilisers
    Gpm linkages
    New set of foams
    35/55 gearing
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    Thanks dude, it sounds like we started off the...

    Thanks dude, it sounds like we started off the same, I'm hoping my new esc arrives in the next day or so, i am busting to run it again, i have had some new parts arrive in the meantime, gpm braces,...
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    Coming back, maybe..

    Hi guys, i had the mk1 erbe and to be fair it was disappointing, it's design was spectacular but it's diffs, plastics, shocks, shafts seemed to break constantly, perhaps im just a bad driver?

    On...
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    Wow, i thought it was just me, i run on a really...

    Wow, i thought it was just me, i run on a really smooth black top car park but little stones seem to be forever chogging up my steering linkages, after about ten laps i stop her for shake and...
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    Thanks guys, that helped enormously. I'm looking...

    Thanks guys, that helped enormously. I'm looking forward to seeing what she can do, i only run circuits on smooth tarmac on foams and I've got a 120a esc on the way with a 3800kv motor, should haul...
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    Has the gearing changed at some point?

    Mine started life as a brushed version and over time I've upgraded it, a lot.

    Mine came with a 70t spur and small pinion, the enclosed speed pinion was a 23t i believe, bigger than stock. It...
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    Well i went out a few days ago and hit a post at...

    Well i went out a few days ago and hit a post at full throttle on 3s, the dreaded clink that we all hate to hear.

    Unbelievably the only broken part is the motor plate. They are out of stock in the...
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    Lock down upgrades

    Ive rekindled a recent love affair with my 2.0, i forgot how fast it was, i kept popping those screws out on the underside of the front hubs so i went gpm and thread lock. Problem solved. I also...
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    Yup, thanks fellas, you were spot on, the motor...

    Yup, thanks fellas, you were spot on, the motor is failty.

    I popped an identical spare in and the fade has gone.

    It's been such a good motor that i didn't suspect it.
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    brushless brake fade

    Firstly, i hope you are all keeping safe in these crazy times..


    Secondly i would like some advice about brake fade.

    I have found a new place to bash the Tec, it's a smooth as silk black top...
  23. Thread: Servo

    by MikeyRC
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    Toss it away, every traxxas car i have ever owned...

    Toss it away, every traxxas car i have ever owned has junked a servo within minutes. They make great cars but the servos, meh.

    I opted for a cheap and cheerful futaba s3003, 7. Bargain, you don't...
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    The Tec doesn't need anything too meaty, I run a...

    The Tec doesn't need anything too meaty, I run a futaba s3003 costing 7. Perfect for the job.

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    I run the brushed tyres on a brushless system and...

    I run the brushed tyres on a brushless system and they hold up great.

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