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    Problem with MMM Fan? Help please

    Hello wise ones

    My ERBEs fan always used to run all the time. Recently it does not. It whirs on startup as it does the battery check and beeping, but then stutters to a stop when the car is ready...
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    OK, thanks. I guess measuring the motor's temp is...

    OK, thanks. I guess measuring the motor's temp is pretty obvious, but how about the ESC - it is in a little box and under a fan?
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    How hot is too hot?

    Having started running 40C 5000 5s in my beast, on 18/54, i am noticing the motor is getting quite hot to the touch i.e. i can hold my fingers on it, but only just.

    No idea of the ESC temp, as...
  4. Thread: Castle Link

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    Am i mistaken, or is 3.2v way too low?

    Am i mistaken, or is 3.2v way too low?
  5. Thread: Castle Link

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    Castle Link

    Do i need one?

    I run 4s or 5s 40C, bash quite hard, think the car is set up nicely, always stop when the batts are at about 3.6v/cell, feel the motor and it's usually hot to the touch but i can...
  6. Thread: MMM on 8s

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    Yep, ditto. Whenever people start watching i feel...

    Yep, ditto. Whenever people start watching i feel compelled to give it large. Last week i drove it into a post at about 30, to which the spectators said "ouch"
  7. As i understand, the autolipo is 3v per cell,...

    As i understand, the autolipo is 3v per cell, which is way too low. If i had the Castle Link, i'd set it to 3.6V per cell. However, personally i notice the drop in power as the batts approach 3.6v -...
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    Maybe i don't mean driveshaft...i mean the black...

    Maybe i don't mean driveshaft...i mean the black plastic rod attached to each wheel which turns it?! Anyway, theres a small bolt at the non-wheel end which you undo with the allen key. Then...
  9. Nice one. Stealth Revo

    Nice one. Stealth Revo
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    In the interim, cant you just undo one of the...

    In the interim, cant you just undo one of the wheel's drive shafts and balance it attached to the axle? That's what i do
  11. Thread: MMM on 8s

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    To Infinity - AND BEYOND!

    To Infinity - AND BEYOND!
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    That doesn't make sense. Wings are for downforce,...

    That doesn't make sense. Wings are for downforce, and the trade-off is loss of speed / increased air resistance. weird
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    Air releases very slowly when i squeeze , as i...

    Air releases very slowly when i squeeze , as i assume the tyres i glued are not airtight to the rim.
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    Unless i'm being an idiot i though it was purely...

    Unless i'm being an idiot i though it was purely for stopping it flipping over backwards when you're giving it large on the throttle. An alternative to a wheelie bar
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    I was told to put holes in them, but i forgot to,...

    I was told to put holes in them, but i forgot to, and it's been fine. unless there's going to be an impending problem, I'm inclined to leave it as is.
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    Too late for that. I have since poured petrol all...

    Too late for that. I have since poured petrol all over mine to see how far it got, and it blew up.
  17. I run 5s. I adjusted toe in visually and by using...

    I run 5s. I adjusted toe in visually and by using a long stick along the tyre, getting it to point to the same relative spot from each side of the tyre.

    No noticeable problem with the extra cell...
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    How did it go with the 58T? I'm thinking of doing...

    How did it go with the 58T? I'm thinking of doing a little pinion tweakery, but wonder how much of a change a few teeth can make.
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    Zrau - I cant add pics at the mo, but carrags...

    Zrau - I cant add pics at the mo, but carrags pics here are exactly the same http://monster.traxxas.com/showthread.php?t=476160&page=3&highlight=pictures+here

    I'm not noticing any roll. The foams...
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    Ding. Also i find washing the insides of they...

    Ding. Also i find washing the insides of they tyres out with soapy water beforhand makes them easier to stick to. They sometimes have dust on them when new.
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    I read that the turning circle is larger with...

    I read that the turning circle is larger with offsets. But i can still spin it on a dime by giving it the beans on full lock, so it's not an issue.
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    Thanks for the tips folks. I finally got some...

    Thanks for the tips folks. I finally got some rulux 1/2 offsets - primarily because they were the only rulux i could find in the whole country. I like the slight extra width - im sure im barrel...
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    Thanks for your help here guys. I finally got mu...

    Thanks for your help here guys. I finally got mu rulux 1/2 offset and mashers, and have been out for a couple of blats today. Great fun, no ballooning, great handling, all good :)
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    the ptfe stuff? You mean cut a small square and...

    the ptfe stuff? You mean cut a small square and screw the nut over it?
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    recurring wheel and pinion problems

    Every time i bash, i have to repeatedly tighten up my front left hub. It works itself loose after about 5 minutes. How can i sort this, or is there something that causes it? The others are OK. I've...
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