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  1. Been Along Time Since I Wrenched On My MERV.

    Ok peeps, since the arrival of the Losi Mini 8 Truggy, my friend would like to race against the MERV.
    Been a few yrs. since I have worked on my MERV.
    We race on indoor clay, so I am looking for a...
  2. Thread: slipper setting

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    Loosen up 1/4 turn at a time, till you see the...

    Loosen up 1/4 turn at a time, till you see the front lift up, but no wheelies.
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    We are trying to get a box stock Slash Class...

    We are trying to get a box stock Slash Class going at Cincinnati RC Raceway. Here are basic rules that we use...

    http://www.cincinnatircraceway.com/



    Stock Slash Class Rules
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    RC Races at Cincinnati RC Raceway.

    Anybody that lives around the Cincinnati area, Cincinnati RC Raceway is trying to promote a stock Slash Class. They are running a race fee special this weekend and next weekend to get this class...
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    Looking at keeping the stock motor in the merv.

    Looking at keeping the stock motor in the merv.
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    Replacement ESC for the MERV.

    Well after almost 4 yrs. of running the stock ESC in my MERV, it finally kicked the can. VXL3m is stock, so what would be a good replacement for the MERV? I did through a Castle Creations Sidewinder...
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    I run this charger, works like a champ for both...

    I run this charger, works like a champ for both 1/16th and 1/10 th scale rc cars.

    http://www.duratrax.com/chargers/onyx/dtxp4245.html
    ...
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    The question is, are you racing it or just...

    The question is, are you racing it or just bashing around? I race mine so my upgrade list is very short. First, I have no aluminum on my MERV. Point of breakage and can get expensive. I do run the...
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    Replaced ring gear and rear bulk head. Problem...

    Replaced ring gear and rear bulk head. Problem fixed.

    :thumbup:
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    Traxxas Web Site.

    Just wondering if anyone is having problems viewing pdf files in the support link. Tried 2 different pc's on two different networks, and for some reason, I cannot open any parts . pdf files. in...
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    Rear Drive Binding Up

    Has anyone ever run across this... Where the front wheels rotate smooth, but the rear wheels will no turn.
    Tried both center diff, and stock diff. Tore into thr rear diff, and when apart, turns...
  12. Thread: MERV Race Build

    by b08rsa
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    We run on a Indoor Offroad course that is damp...

    We run on a Indoor Offroad course that is damp dirt clay. Pretty smooth surface, for the most part. I guess that is why I use the 35 in fron and 30 in rear. for shock oil. If you have not put a...
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    Good write up, with what I have found that works...

    Good write up, with what I have found that works for me is totally different since we off road race on a indoor dirt clay track.
    I use black springs in front with 35 wt shock oil, tan rear with...
  14. Thread: RPM upgrades

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    In my opinion, aluminum parts are a point of...

    In my opinion, aluminum parts are a point of breakage. RPM A-arms for sure. I just pick up rpm knuckles for my sons revo. He kept breaking the stock ones where we race, but I have yet to break mine....
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    Look at the Oynx 245 charger. Nice charger for...

    Look at the Oynx 245 charger. Nice charger for the money.
  16. Thread: New rims

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    1/10 Scale Rear buggy tires, I use to run Hole...

    1/10 Scale Rear buggy tires, I use to run Hole Shots on MERV.

    http://i86.photobucket.com/albums/k85/b08rsa/RC%20Cars/SuperStar006.jpg
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    Completely dry. I checked before I installed. So...

    Completely dry. I checked before I installed. So I will start off with 10K in front, 30k in center and 10k in rear.
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    Last night I found out that I have 10K in the...

    Last night I found out that I have 10K in the front and rear diff. Purchased center diff today. Should come stock with 50k.
    I will start with this setup and go from there. Wish me luck in finding...
  19. Thread: MERV Race Build

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    90wt shock oil around is way to much IMHO. I race...

    90wt shock oil around is way to much IMHO. I race on a offroad dirt / clay track designed for 1/10 scales with my MERV.
    35 wt shock oil in front with black springs. 30wt shock oil in the rear with...
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    So the queation is... How would you set the diffs...

    So the queation is... How would you set the diffs up? 30K in front, 50k in center, and 30 k in rear? I do not run the talon tires on this. I currently run the J-Concepts Goosebumps w/ the Rulex...
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    So if I decide to go to a center diff, what...

    So if I decide to go to a center diff, what weight diff oil would you use ? I am currently running 30k in front and rear diff.
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    To Center Diff or not to.

    Been racing my MERV for a few yrs. without a center diff. What would be the benefit of adding a center diff to my MERV ? Is there much difference on how the MERV responds. We race the MERV and not...
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    These are by far the best tire that I have raced...

    These are by far the best tire that I have raced with on the MERV. I have tried HPI Brama with Hole Shots, HPI Super Stars, with Hole Shots. I finally put these bad boys on my MREV, and now I am...
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    Depends, I started out with the MERV, but...

    Depends, I started out with the MERV, but everyone around Cincinnati races 1/10th scale off road, so I decided on the SC10.
    Just my 2 cents.
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    I run black springs in the front with 35 wt shock...

    I run black springs in the front with 35 wt shock oil, and tan springs in the rear with 30 wt shock oil. Depends if you are racing or bashing. I strictly race mine, so I like mine fine tuned. I also...
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