Type: Posts; User: Papino
Extra info. I am using HR rear rockers installed upside down up front. I also have the T-Bone plate installed. I can run with large tires no problem. Also my MERV weight a ton. lol.
No issues what's so ever. Go for it on your Summit FPV (I love FPV projects, give me a link to your build, I will follow it)
The only down side is that it takes a bit longer to change pinions.
Thanks guys. If only I would have more time to do video editing... I always bring the GoPro when I go run my RC`s, but I mainly extract photo snapshots from the clips.
This revived thread is...
lol, funny to see this thread resurface :lol: I am happy you like it!
2 and half year later, this setup is still on my MERV! Ok I have not run it for 6 months, but it's still my setup of choice...
Correction, they are GPM
... do not buy the alu...
Good point, the link need adjustment to prevent them from fighting each other. I am using the RPM links, they provide half-turn adjustment.
Wow this is an old post!
Yea I like Savox servos. If it fits it would certainly be a good upgrade... Who tries it?
By the way I have been running mainly a Traxxas dual servo setup on both...
A friend painted it for me
GoProHD hunting :cool:
Watch it full screen in HD...
MERV "Crawling" :woot:
Sorry for the very basic video edition
Can you please provide feedback on this mod after testing it for a while?
In preparation for this year edition of the sand version of my MadMax Merv.
Dune driving is a great deal of fun!
Quick tips :
- Use SandPaws tires !
- Gear down, a great deal. Heat is your enemy. Monitor regularly.
- Block the vent holes in your tires or they...
Wow nice truck. Good Job!
You can leave it on the top like it is now... Or trim an opening in the chassis (top of battery tray) to lower the center of gravity.
Yes you can, but it's big. Too big realy. I have been running this setup in 3S for a while now, no more thermal even with this rock heavy version of the MERV. The stock body is stretched wide...
find a bigger balloon!
lol, as long as my wife does not figure out the math!..
Yes, recommended (but with the mod!)
If you run in the wet... You must use WD-40 to prevent the steel parts from rusting. Go ahead, use it!
ok here is the trick :
Simply convert the Batt of your new RX to a CH1. The Y harness option also work, but all...
Another approach could be to try softening your rear suspension...