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  1. Thread: Axle Boots?

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    Awesome. I'll try to test fit some at my LHS and...

    Awesome. I'll try to test fit some at my LHS and report back.
  2. Thread: Axle Boots?

    by peartjar
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    Axle Boots?

    Has anyone experimented with 1/5 scale axle boots for their XMAXX?

    I've used dry lube (Blaster PTFE, and some bicycle chain dry lube), but it seems to only lube the parts properly for 3-4 runs. ...
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    Part number for the Traxxas 54t Spur: 6449. The...

    Part number for the Traxxas 54t Spur: 6449. The XO-1 and XMAXX share the same spur gears.

    Also: https://traxxas.com/sites/default/files/77076-4_parts.pdf is the link to the parts list PDF.
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    My assumption is that Traxxas designed their ESCs...

    My assumption is that Traxxas designed their ESCs in this way to prevent over-discharging LiPo battery packs. Since an ESC that has been switched off still draws some current, one might make the...
  5. tbocfo, "A little maintenance will go a long...

    tbocfo, "A little maintenance will go a long way." I couldn't agree more. Having worked on Light Armored Vehicles in the Marines, preventative maintenance has become how I think about vehicles both...
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    I set out to see if I really needed my castle...

    I set out to see if I really needed my castle motor fans... I ran the truck through two packs, ~ 50 degree ambient, and hit 194 degree motor temp.

    Took the Dremel to the shroud and put it in:...
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    I know that other RC manufacturers recommend...

    I know that other RC manufacturers recommend filling their diffs completely:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pf9ZgSoXeAs

    Personally, based on my experience with past RC kit builds, I fill them...
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ijhBDc1BWo8 ...

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ijhBDc1BWo8

    Great design. Makes diff maintenance easy!
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    Good to know. Maybe I'll throw a 50-tooth spur...

    Good to know. Maybe I'll throw a 50-tooth spur in there and see how it goes. Hopefully moving from 3.60 to 3.33 gear ratio wont be too much for the motor and ESC!
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    Problem or Normal?

    Good Evening, everyone! I received my XMAXX on 4 Feb and have put about eight 6s packs through it. After my first run, I started hearing an understated rattling noise originating from the rear end...
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