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    No. 4mm with M4 threads. The thicker part is 8mm,...

    No. 4mm with M4 threads. The thicker part is 8mm, the smaller 4mm. You can find diameters of axles often quite easy by the size of the bearings on them. The inner bearings in the knuckles are 8 x 12...
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    I remember experiencing more sound than expected...

    I remember experiencing more sound than expected when I drove my cars on smooth pavement in the beginning. You'll get used to it.
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    A Mamba Micro X might be not strong enough for...

    A Mamba Micro X might be not strong enough for the 1/16 Traxxas cars. It's not only a matter of being able to get to an amount of rpm by using a specific voltage. You also just need to be able to...
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    Great choice! Reverse steering...

    Great choice!

    Reverse steering
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    It's not too crazy expensive to convert it into a...

    It's not too crazy expensive to convert it into a Mustang. I never did much speed running with it, but 75-80 mph was not too hard to reach. Just a different combo and the right gearing was enough to...
  6. No, the caster blocks will.

    No, the caster blocks will.
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    It's almost the same as asking what a good 1:1...

    It's almost the same as asking what a good 1:1 car is for $20K. Ask a Ford driver and you get a different answer than from someone who owns a different car. A lot is personal taste.

    Looking at...
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    As long as the wheels are not in the air or...

    As long as the wheels are not in the air or slipping, a difference in ballooning between front and rear means different turning speeds of the wheels. You might think the ballooning wheels turn faster...
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    Finger test is not reliable. Everyone has a...

    Finger test is not reliable. Everyone has a different level of which heat they can handle. If you want the best care for your motors, get a decent temp gun. In the end it will cost you less than you...
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    With a center diff installed the front tires will...

    With a center diff installed the front tires will only balloon worse once they are in the air. A center diff should reduce wheelies, so it can reduce ballooning indirectly.
  11. I couldn't agree more.

    I couldn't agree more.
  12. Boca bearings sells kits for a huge amount of...

    Boca bearings sells kits for a huge amount of different RC cars. High quality but, certainly compared to China stuff, quite expensive. 1/16 scale bearing set from Boca
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    In addition to the great explanation of...

    In addition to the great explanation of GotNoRice; when you deliver the same amount of power with a higher voltage and a lower current, you probably have less heat dissipation, because heat...
  14. There is a lot of information available about...

    There is a lot of information available about Lipo batteries. I have owned a few hundred of them and never had a single issue. I have had two NiMH batteries pop open during charging. In my opinion...
  15. It might be that you already named the cause of...

    It might be that you already named the cause of the problem: VXL and NiMH. Since the amount of necessary current is quite large at acceleration, the NiMH batteries probably struggle to deliver that...
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    You are replying to a topic that is way over 8...

    You are replying to a topic that is way over 8 years old.
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    The size of a motor is not always equivalent to...

    The size of a motor is not always equivalent to it's power, but most of the time it is. I would look at the specs of the motor and see if it is powerful enough.
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    The most easy way in a Traxxas 1/16 scale car to...

    The most easy way in a Traxxas 1/16 scale car to get more amps available, is to use two batteries in parallel, so if you are not doing that already, that would be the first step. Maxamps batteries...
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    You can check the Exploded Views...

    You can check the Exploded Views to see how things are put together. This part is held by the two bulkhead halves.
  20. Robinson Racing makes a Gear reducer sleeve which...

    Robinson Racing makes a Gear reducer sleeve which fits on a 3mm shaft and has an outer diameter of 5mm.
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    Brushed version?

    I can preorder a brushed version of the Rustler at several Dutch shops, but don't see it on the Traxxas site. Anyone knows something about the availability and if there are other parts besides the...
  22. Told you so in the other thread! Glad that it's...

    Told you so in the other thread! Glad that it's fixed anyhow.
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    I never heard a bad thing about the Savox. Never...

    I never heard a bad thing about the Savox. Never had one myself, tho I think you made a good choice. Most important advantage is that it's waterproof. Hope your servo problems are gone from now on.
  24. Thread: C rating???

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    No problem. Glad it helped!

    No problem. Glad it helped!
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    Since everyone has a different level of...

    Since everyone has a different level of temperature that his fingers can handle, a temp gun is a much better way to determine the temperature of parts. At too high temperatures, your magnets in your...
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