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  1. You can do backflips with the Rustl4r on 2s but...

    You can do backflips with the Rustl4r on 2s but wonít be as easy as it is with a stampede 4x4 since it is longer, lower, and use smaller tires.

    I was able to do it via a 9t pinion, badlands mx28...
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    ^what he said, 100k front and 500k rear turns the...

    ^what he said, 100k front and 500k rear turns the slash into a drift-on-demand machine.
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    Are you looking at the stock/big bore sized...

    Are you looking at the stock/big bore sized shocks, or GTR shocks?

    If the GTRs, in addition to the team associated kits, the springs from the shorty E Revo scale GTRs are really stiff and should...
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    Thatís very interesting, I didnít know that....

    Thatís very interesting, I didnít know that. Would you mind posting a picture how yours look with the 2832x?

    Thanks
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    You would still need to deal with the large...

    You would still need to deal with the large amount of empty vertical space between the hold down and the battery, no? You can make anything fit with strips of foam padding, I suppose.
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    It will fit but I dread the huge amount of...

    It will fit but I dread the huge amount of locktite traxxas assembly workers like to drop on its 17mm adapters. I have no idea how cheap the stuff is in Taiwan but they seem to have an over supply of...
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    Maybe you are thinking of another model? The...

    Maybe you are thinking of another model? The Rustler 4x4 stock hold down has a deep dip in the middle, Iím not sure what reversing it does. He needs part number 6725 for 30mm and lower height...
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    The Rustl4r vxl in stock form is a very capable...

    The Rustl4r vxl in stock form is a very capable car and should be fine for most ordinary bashing. Get a temperature device to make sure you donít run the motor too hot, a few different size pinions...
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    The battery plug from the ESC is the previous gen...

    The battery plug from the ESC is the previous gen ID plug and the Rustler 4x4 was introduced last year so the esc is not stock. My suspicion is the previous owner bought a roller and put in the...
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    THe rustler in the photo looks a bit tinkered...

    THe rustler in the photo looks a bit tinkered with, the front camberlink looks adjustable, but has a brushed body, and the body sits kind of funky, plus the shocks look after market. Without seeing...
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    Listen to this guy, he speaks a lot of sense. ...

    Listen to this guy, he speaks a lot of sense.

    A tire that grips in grass, and grippy enough on pavement but not too grippy ? I would love to get a set too if it exists. Right now my favorite are...
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    Oddly enough the xl5 2wd slash comes with all the...

    Oddly enough the xl5 2wd slash comes with all the ball bearings, hex hardware, adjustable camber links/turnbuckles, 2075 servo, etc minus the brushless motor, esc, and tqi rc/tx. There is a much...
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    :thumbup: Looking forward to see what you come...

    :thumbup:

    Looking forward to see what you come up with, after reading the threads you created before.

    As far as the arms, RPM better come out with a newer less saggy line of arms, else Traxxas...
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    There is, tru the arms from the rustler 4x4 also...

    There is, tru the arms from the rustler 4x4 also used on the newest Slash Ultimate.
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    Get the vxl and donít look back.

    Get the vxl and donít look back.
  16. Do yo have the HCG or LCG chassis? I know the...

    Do yo have the HCG or LCG chassis?

    I know the LCG chassis can take a 2200kv motor for the UDR, but the pinion choice will be limited due to the wider can that restricts movement.
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    Iím curious to see what the replacements to be, I...

    Iím curious to see what the replacements to be, I imagine they will have the new drive shafts and a arms to bring them in sync with the Rustl4r vxl.
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    What other bodies do you have in mind? A lot of...

    What other bodies do you have in mind? A lot of people like myself run buggy bodies as it is to avoid the parachute effect and debris collecting, but it seems logical the fenders were designed with...
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    it depends a lot on what absorbed the impact. I...

    it depends a lot on what absorbed the impact. I broke a caster block once just from a traction roll induced cartwheel when on one rotation the front wheel landed a bit “off”. I’ve even bent the...
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    Put it in the sun for a few hours to allow the...

    Put it in the sun for a few hours to allow the plastic to expand and loosen up the grip some on the wire. Worst come to worst remove the shock tower so you can get better leverage with a vice or...
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    I wanted to follow up on this. Now that we are in...

    I wanted to follow up on this. Now that we are in proper summer weather, the primes are back on one of the cars. when the ambient temperature goes over 85 or so, the asphalt is nice and hot, and...
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    Honestly I was never a fan of the paper method,...

    Honestly I was never a fan of the paper method, there is some room for error since there is always a small amount of difference in alignment between the spur and pinion, when you remove the paper...
  23. Thread: Trenchers

    by TwoBelugas
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    The more well known slash monster truck builds...

    The more well known slash monster truck builds use electric front/gas rear wheel/tire combos anyway. I use the same set up on rustlers. Itís a little awkward though, the car is so light the trenchers...
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    I admit that I have a few 4wd with steel spur...

    I admit that I have a few 4wd with steel spur gear, but itís more for vanity since it makes a nice racket when you drive. But I havenít stripped any plastic spurs be it 32p or mod 1, 3s or 4s. Just...
  25. Thread: LCG chassis

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    Mechanically I think the HCG 2wd slash is closer...

    Mechanically I think the HCG 2wd slash is closer to the stampede than anything else. My theory is that at the time, had they come out with LCG off the bat, people would have complained they just...
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