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    Mod 1.5 gears

    What's a good all round hearing for 1.5 gears? My current gearing is 1.0 41/54.

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    WFO racing has good gears
    Iíd say 20/25 for a increase in speed anything smaller will be slower
    To calculate the ratio divide the spur by the pinion
    Ex.
    Your current =1.31
    20/25 =1.25


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    ŅReally the Mod 1.5 is better than stock Mod 1?

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    Yes it is depends on what gears you use an what motor
    That gearing will only work on a big motor


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    Quote Originally Posted by Overpowerxmaxx View Post
    Yes it is depends on what gears you use an what motor
    That gearing will only work on a big motor


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    Thanks for reply, at this moment, use the stock motor, is enough for me. I see on Ebay a Mod 1.5 gears that replace the stock ones (I use the stock 18/54) for 12/35, but doubt is a good choice for me.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Juanmacine View Post
    Thanks for reply, at this moment, use the stock motor, is enough for me. I see on Ebay a Mod 1.5 gears that replace the stock ones (I use the stock 18/54) for 12/35, but doubt is a good choice for me.
    Second thread you just have to jump in on. Heís talking about very high gearing, most likely on a larger motor. If not, heíll need a motor and esc very soon. Going 1.5 is not necessary, unless you donít know how to set your mesh. Donít get me wrong Iím not hating on 1.5 gears, I have plenty on my truck I donít ďneedĒ.
    It would be great to answer to OPís question, instead of stating unneeded facts about your situation.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Gripdog7205 View Post
    Second thread you just have to jump in on. Heís talking about very high gearing, most likely on a larger motor. If not, heíll need a motor and esc very soon. Going 1.5 is not necessary, unless you donít know how to set your mesh. Donít get me wrong Iím not hating on 1.5 gears, I have plenty on my truck I donít ďneedĒ.
    It would be great to answer to OPís question, instead of stating unneeded facts about your situation.
    .


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    Thanks, I understand you, many times, we have a lot of things that never uses or never install in our RC's

    And understand the OP, his question is very different than my situation.

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    Yes, I have a max5 and 800kv motor. It keeps wearing out pinions. Spur gear is perfect. Just pinions. That's why I'm interested in the 1.5 gears.

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    Go to wfo rc racingís Facebook heíll get you sorted


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    Do some research before you buy anything from Wfo.

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    Thanks for the info.

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