Type: Posts; User: dsouthw524
It also depends on if they water the track or run dry. Calibers are great on a moist track but wear out on a dry track dirt generally.
Check your aluminum parts also. They have a tendency to bend in high impact
Are you guys gorillas? The screws shouldn't be that much trouble - If you are using the correect tool properly inserted into the screw. I hope that you get it taken care of but you got good...
Go to the ROAR site. When there you can get the 2013 rules in PDF form. Search by using the little search box in the file and you will be able to find the track specs for the different types of...
Sounds like you do not know anything about LIPOs. I suggest you do some research to be safe in using them. They require a charger that is designed for them, 2s and 3s are designations of the number...
I had a problem once and Put some wheels and tires from my Rustler on and they worked well!
Get the hard case LIPOs and you will save yourself problems. I say this as the ruling body for RC racing only allows hard cased LIPOs for safety. Make sure you use a LIPO charger and balancer. ...
If you back the color coat you protect it and it will brighten the color coat.
Is the Titan brushed 2wd Slash Electric motor the same as for the Rustler?
I notice that Tower does not list a Traxxas motor for the Slash!
I have a older Rustler that I upgraded from the mechanical speed control after I bought it.
some of the major changes are:
I had a decent esc. installed for use with a decent controller. Also...
Looked at the Duratrax site at that battery. The description indicates that you are to have the battery leads for use and "other battery leads are available separately". Hope your local HS can help...
Look at the new Airtronics 2.4 MX-3FG it is 2.4 and has an extended control .range
Where do you get a motor mounting plate for the XL5?
You could just check te gearing. What kind of running are you doing - street, off road or ?
I want to get/make an extenson cable for the balance connector from my battery to my charger. Anyone know where to get one or the connectors needed?
Try looking at TBone.com for your bumpers. Tey make great ong lasting bumpers that fit to the existing screws.
Try putting a flat washer under the head of the screws to get more traction when you reinstall.
Maybe you ougth to say how you are going to try to use the Rustler. If you are bashing or racing and on what kind of track.
Sounds to me that you should check your wiring distances from the receiver and esc. I know that there can be RF interferance if there is not enough distance.
I recently installed a brushless motor. I noticed when testing the car that it seems that when I slam the throttle that the car turns to the right even though the wheels are straight.
If I turn...
I have a older ustler that is brushless and is in the stock catagory.
I have a esc with the lvc. I am debating about switching to Lipo. I saw the review of the Trinity IP Lipo Stick Pack in RC...
Check your LHS for a package of wheel pins. They are cheap. I stock them as I got tired of searching the track for lost ones!
I asked the Traxxas people where to get them and the cost as I could not find them. They said that they will be out in June and will cost about $35. Hope that helps yoou in making the decision.
I would like to find inexpensive protection for the motor for off road racing. I would prefer it to be made of material similar to the chassis. Anyone know where to look?
Also, I am thinking of...