Search:

Type: Posts; User: Panther6834

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.02 seconds.

  1. Replies
    3
    Views
    40

    That is why you check those things before placing...

    That is why you check those things before placing the order. Well, now you have a choice to make - return the combo and order the right combo, keep the ESC and sell the motor, or keep the motor for a...
  2. Replies
    3
    Views
    40

    For 2S, I'd suggest sticking with the 3800. ...

    For 2S, I'd suggest sticking with the 3800.

    For 3S, go with the 2200, plus gear-up the pinion by a couple teeth. That should give you approx the same top speed as the 3800 on 2S. If you want a...
  3. Replies
    2
    Views
    175

    Another reason why most people go with the King...

    Another reason why most people go with the King Heads motor mount (well, that, and other reasons).


    ~ More peace, love, and kindness would make the world a much better place
  4. You could cut away just a tiny portion of the...

    You could cut away just a tiny portion of the heatsink, when it covers the exhaust vents. That shouldn't lower the heatsink's effectiveness by much. Before switching to the Yeah Racing Aluminum Fan...
  5. Ok...got ya...now I understand. Since I don't...

    Ok...got ya...now I understand. Since I don't use brushed motors, I wouldn't have known. Thanks for helping me understand.


    ~ More peace, love, and kindness would make the world a much better...
  6. You could find out for quickly that it's not...

    You could find out for quickly that it's not "bulletproof". While the aluminum shock towers should prove durable enough (unless a lot of high jumps are done where the vehicle slams back into the...
  7. Replies
    4
    Views
    142

    Either way...aluminum caps on stock plastic...

    Either way...aluminum caps on stock plastic bodies, or stock plastic caps on aluminum bodies...yes. the difference between the two "methods" is how the shocks perform.

    With the aluminum bodies,...
  8. That should work. Good price on the combo. ...

    That should work. Good price on the combo.


    ~ More peace, love, and kindness would make the world a much better place
  9. Have you installed fans? If not, try that before...

    Have you installed fans? If not, try that before anything else. Traxxas makes an ESC fan for that ESC. As for the motor, almost any fan should work. I'm using the Yeah Racing Aluminum 36mm Fan...
  10. Traxxas ESCs are only going to come with Traxxas...

    Traxxas ESCs are only going to come with Traxxas connectors. Plus, with the EC3 connectors being a Horizon Hobby (ie. a Traxxas competitor) connector, you'd never see one on a Traxxas ESC coming...
  11. Replies
    4
    Views
    185

    First...and one of the MOST important...upgrades...

    First...and one of the MOST important...upgrades is to the shocks. The plastic-on-plastic of the stock 'Ultra' shocks, as most people discover (usually, very quickly), is that, when you run into...
  12. Replies
    4
    Views
    142

    Not that I'm aware of...but, instead of replacing...

    Not that I'm aware of...but, instead of replacing the caps with aluminum, and keeping the not-so-good plastic shock bodies, how about keeping the stock plastic caps, and replacing the shock bodies...
  13. Should have called Traxxas before you did that. ...

    Should have called Traxxas before you did that. Had the same thing happen with my R4sty quite a while back, and they walked me through the steps to correct it. Once the steps had been followed,...
  14. Replies
    10
    Views
    260

    Crawler wheels ARE for "going slow". That's want...

    Crawler wheels ARE for "going slow". That's want those vehicles are called 'crawlers'.


    ~ More peace, love, and kindness would make the world a much better place
  15. Replies
    10
    Views
    260

    If glue is required, then it's not a beadlock...

    If glue is required, then it's not a beadlock (ie. a 1-piece wheel).


    ~ More peace, love, and kindness would make the world a much better place
  16. Replies
    10
    Views
    260

    For the most part, beadlock wheels come in three...

    For the most part, beadlock wheels come in three 'varieties', all of which have a center, or "clamping", ring, an "outer" ring, and an "inner" ring. The only real differences between the three...
  17. Replies
    3
    Views
    113

    PVC tubing is what is commonly used for household...

    PVC tubing is what is commonly used for household plumbing. You can easily find it at Home Depot, Lowe's, Ace Hardware, and other similar stores.

    By the way, it's super cheap. Buying a carrier...
  18. Replies
    3
    Views
    113

    Ace Wing Carriers I've got several of their...

    Ace Wing Carriers

    I've got several of their carriers, in a variety of sizes (they also offer a fairly decent color selection). All of my boats (except the 'micro' boats), plus my no-prep drag...
  19. Replies
    4
    Views
    162

    Not always true. Stock, yes...but, a lot of...

    Not always true. Stock, yes...but, a lot of people (ESPECIALLY those converting their Bandit for no-prep drag) have replaced with the standard hexes.


    ~ More peace, love, and kindness would make...
  20. Replies
    4
    Views
    162

    Try using wheels with a greater offset. In...

    Try using wheels with a greater offset. In addition to the greatest-offset wheels, you can also add washers to the inside of the wheel's hex, to slightly move the wheel out a little further.


    ~...
  21. In short, you'll be VERY hard-pressed (as in,...

    In short, you'll be VERY hard-pressed (as in, probably impossible) to fit 1.9s on the Sl4sh. I had a hard enough time getting 2.2s on my R4sty...and, knowing how incredibly difficult that project...
  22. Replies
    8
    Views
    227

    Agreed. I'm using them on my R4sty, for the...

    Agreed. I'm using them on my R4sty, for the "Truth" V2 UTV body (which is actually designed for the Sl4sh. Not only can they raise a body higher (a MUST in the case of the body I'm running), but...
  23. Replies
    8
    Views
    227

    There are two things you can do to prevent almost...

    There are two things you can do to prevent almost any tire (at least, tires of the correct size) from rubbing against the body.

    The first is to place aluminum tape inside the body where the tires...
  24. The previous answer is correct. Essentially, the...

    The previous answer is correct. Essentially, the only difference between front & rear is the axle stub. If you look at the CVDs, you'll notice that, except for the axle stubs, front & rear are 100%...
  25. Replies
    3
    Views
    231

    Better aerodynamics mount help you gain a few...

    Better aerodynamics mount help you gain a few mph, but that's it. If you want it to go faster, there's really only two possible ways you're going to achieve that:

    1) Run 3S or higher and/or a...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4