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    Same here, have used the Traxxas aluminum c hubs...

    Same here, have used the Traxxas aluminum c hubs on all my vehicles. Never once bent or damaged any.
  2. Thread: Grease help

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    For the diff ring and pinion, I use an automotive...

    For the diff ring and pinion, I use an automotive white lithium grease. Seems to work well.

    For the drive axles, I use a dry spay on lubricant. Donít recall the name but again an automotive based...
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    Iíve found combos provide the best value from a...

    Iíve found combos provide the best value from a price perspective.

    The Hobbywing Max8 combo with 2200kv motor is reasonably priced and can easily handle 3s to 6s.

    Castle has great systems as...
  4. Thread: Back again

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    Hey El Sob, What are you using to measure top...

    Hey El Sob,
    What are you using to measure top speed? I ask because I canít get the math to line up with the speeds your getting, unless I assume the banditos are ballooning to 160mm.

    I run GRP...
  5. Thread: Back again

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    I had your same motor / Esc combo and the sensor...

    I had your same motor / Esc combo and the sensor wire will smooth out your low end take-off by reducing the cogging. Assuming the setup is calibrated properly, it wonít increase rpm and therefore...
  6. It is because of the interoperability of Traxxasí...

    It is because of the interoperability of Traxxasí designs, that I own 2 slash 4x4, an XO-1 and a couple of E-Revos.

    Itís like having a RC LEGO set..... what you want to build today?!!
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    Here is a link to a speed calculator to help...

    Here is a link to a speed calculator to help figure out the approximate top speed of your setup.

    The values for diff pinion and diff spur are 13 and 37 respectively.

    ...
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    I would expect your increase in speed is due to...

    I would expect your increase in speed is due to the larger diameter stock tire and how much it balloons.

    Looking online, the g-lock is 96mm at rest and is a reinforced tire specially made for...
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    I get exactly what you are saying and you missed...

    I get exactly what you are saying and you missed that he is already using a 4s ESC.

    Again, based on his current setup, he would need to get a more aggressive gearing like the 25/45 I suggested or...
  10. Thread: Mip help

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    I can’t wrap my head around how the screw pin can...

    I can’t wrap my head around how the screw pin can so quickly unscrew itself from the adapter. Is it fairly tight and snug when first installed?
  11. Thread: Mip help

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    Iím assuming youíre using the loctite on the...

    Iím assuming youíre using the loctite on the screw pin that holds the adapter to the spindle. Is the pin backing itself out?
  12. Thread: Mip help

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    Great! Iím considering the same mod to to run...

    Great!

    Iím considering the same mod to to run 1/5 wheels. What advice did the manufacturer provide to fix your issue?
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    A stock velineon is rated at 3500kv. Assuming you...

    A stock velineon is rated at 3500kv. Assuming you connect it to a 4s capable ESC, then you would see higher speeds because itís rotating 1100 times more per volt as compared to his 2400kv. So yes,...
  14. Thread: Mip help

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    The iPad or iPhone app Tapatalk allows you to...

    The iPad or iPhone app Tapatalk allows you to easily post pictures into these threads. If youíre accessing this forum via a web browser, then I believe you need a picture hosting site which can be a...
  15. Thread: Mip help

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    No worries man. I forget more than I remember...

    No worries man. I forget more than I remember these days.

    The other day, went to the hobby store to pickup a part for my Slash only to get home and find out I already had 2 of them! Lol
  16. Thread: Mip help

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    Thatís cool. I didnít see anything on their...

    Thatís cool. I didnít see anything on their website. Drop a pic when you have a sec and we can help with your issue.
  17. Thread: Mip help

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    Are the hubs from MIP or EM Performance? I ask...

    Are the hubs from MIP or EM Performance? I ask because I canít find anything from MIP but lots of hits on a XO-1 adapter from EMP to accommodate 18mm square hubs.
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    Youíre current setup is limited to 60mph. Only...

    Youíre current setup is limited to 60mph. Only way to go faster is:

    1. to increase your voltage by moving to 6s which would require replacing your motor (and possibly the ESC)

    2. moving to a...
  19. +1 The GRP 1/8 tires are excellent. Hobby...

    +1

    The GRP 1/8 tires are excellent. Hobby Heroes is where I got my sets from.
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    Iíve used GRP 1/8 scale wheels and tires. Good...

    Iíve used GRP 1/8 scale wheels and tires. Good for asphalt, especially the S3 or S5 treaded versions. They take a 17mm hex hub but are a bit shorter than stock (98mm vs 110mm).

    Quality,...
  21. Restraint is impossible! Looking forward to...

    Restraint is impossible!

    Looking forward to seeing how you make out.
  22. Just checked and definitely M4. I built a...

    Just checked and definitely M4.

    I built a similar rig, started with a partial roller and added my own motor / esc and electronics.

    I wasnít looking for speed records, so opted for the 6s...
  23. Itís 25mm and Iím leaning towards M4 screws. Iíll...

    Itís 25mm and Iím leaning towards M4 screws. Iíll check when Iím home.
  24. My first suggestion, is check the direction of...

    My first suggestion, is check the direction of the wind and never speed run against it. Always with the wind if possible.

    Otherwise, the bumper has a large surface area, for lead weights or other...
  25. Another light option is the front and rear...

    Another light option is the front and rear bumpers (with LEDs) from the Summit. They are a direct fit.

    ...
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