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    Try checking the fuel tank O-ring for pinching...

    Try checking the fuel tank O-ring for pinching and/or expansion. My OS18TM was up around 290-300 with a pinched ring, after replacing it with a fresh ring, the temps dropped to 220-240...
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    Thanks for the heads up.

    Thanks for the heads up.
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    I'd bet you've either been thru some water or...

    I'd bet you've either been thru some water or maybe washed the truck and gotten water in the servo. What you're seeing is a hunting effect which can happen when the feedback control is disrupted....
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    I just got some medium-soft Panther Pythons, I'd...

    I just got some medium-soft Panther Pythons, I'd suggest trying these as a replacement tire for bashing. The sidewall is thick and robust and should exhibit much greater durability, it's a somewhat...
  5. Thread: Panther Tires

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    Sorry, gotta disagree. After about 4 tanks this...

    Sorry, gotta disagree. After about 4 tanks this weekend of running around a construction site, my brandnew Sporttraxx knobs were severely worn/rounded with tears and holes developing along the bead,...
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    If you use plastidip or any other conformal...

    If you use plastidip or any other conformal coating, you may run the risk of detuning the tuned elements such as the local oscillator or filters, depending on the dielectric constant properties of...
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    So there you have it folks, straight from the...

    So there you have it folks, straight from the source. I must admit I thought I'd heard RB from Patrick but you know how bits and pieces of data get added/subtracted along the way based on what we...
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    These results are virtually identical to those...

    These results are virtually identical to those measured by RC Car Action mag. I don't know if these mags are related, but if they're not, then this is independent verification of the true power of...
  9. Thread: Panther Tires

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    Yes, you're right. My point is that the...

    Yes, you're right. My point is that the Sporttrax and Response are track only type tires. Their lightweight construction favors the track, the price you pay is durability.
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    Another poster mentioned the weight of the...

    Another poster mentioned the weight of the Pythons. He ain't kidding, the Pythons are heavier than the stock Talons. The overall weight increase is 0.75lbs compared to the SportTraxx tires :o...
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    Rather than turn this thread into a HP debate,...

    Rather than turn this thread into a HP debate, I'd like to hear from "the Man" hisself regarding his opinion of the 18TZ. Paging Slaydaddy.... :p
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    Grapevine Report: OS 18TZ by Slayden

    I just got a call from Patrick at BallisticBatteries.com (since I bought one of his starter boxes). We were talking shop when he mentioned that he recently spoke with Steve Slayden; he test drove...
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    I did a similar thing using Mathcad, except I...

    I did a similar thing using Mathcad, except I went a step further and calculated speed vs. engine rpm by taking into account the tire radius. PM if you'd like the file.
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    SportTraxx tires eval

    This weekend I ran Sporttraxx tires for the first time, at a local freeway bridge construction site.

    I must say that with the soft rubber compound and insanity of the OS 18TM motor, I just about...
  15. Thread: Panther Tires

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    You can buy direct from Panthertire.com, shipping...

    You can buy direct from Panthertire.com, shipping is free.
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    Could this be true??? Drum roll please.......

    Could this be true??? Drum roll please.... /\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\/ :p
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    To shave a bit more, you could chop the receiver...

    To shave a bit more, you could chop the receiver box like this:

    http://onfinite.com/libraries/283606/680.jpg

    For racing, you could remove the front bumper and save a couple oz's and if you...
  18. Zanatose: Yes, this body is Revo specific. It...

    Zanatose:
    Yes, this body is Revo specific. It has locator markings for the gas filler, pull loop, head, and body posts. The thickness is said to be .050" thick.

    The quality and fit is top...
  19. Parma X-Citer Body, Alternative to the Crowd Pleazer

    Everyone seems to be getting the Proline Crowd Pleazer body these days, I went with the similar (but a bit more agressive) Parma X-Citer body.

    I've only posted one pic here, but the rest are in...
  20. Thread: Revo Gallery

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    Sticky: Here's my Parma X-Citer, the alternative to the...

    Here's my Parma X-Citer, the alternative to the Crowd(ed) Pleazer....

    http://onfinite.com/libraries/283599/99c.jpg
    http://onfinite.com/libraries/283600/bfc.jpg ...
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    Hey Will I nominate you for the "Decision Maker...

    Hey Will
    I nominate you for the "Decision Maker of the Year" award :wacko:
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    I've got the Parma X-Citer body, Revo specific,...

    I've got the Parma X-Citer body, Revo specific, similar style to the Crowd Pleazer. Very cool...
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    I never had a OWB fail in any engine I ever had,...

    I never had a OWB fail in any engine I ever had, even after many hours of operation. The primary reason so many fail is that the bearing when installed is not fully engaged with the starter shaft. ...
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    Buy yourself a decent shipping scale, bathroom...

    Buy yourself a decent shipping scale, bathroom scales don't cut it for sub-oz resolution. You can buy online for around $40 and get 0.1oz accuracy.
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    Better yet, go with Aerosticks.com carbon fiber...

    Better yet, go with Aerosticks.com carbon fiber rods, they are as light as the aluminum rods, but much, much stronger.
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