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    Are the Avid you're using the Revolutions with...

    Are the Avid you're using the Revolutions with the metal shield on one side and the yellow seal on the other?

    http://www.avidrc.com/product/1/bearings/56/5x11x4-Revolutions-MR115-RSZ-bearings.html
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    Boca sells a steel shielded set for 20, Avid a...

    Boca sells a steel shielded set for 20, Avid a hybrid (steel one side/seal on the other) set for 20. The blue seals on my TR bearings seem to just melt away so I'm inclined to go with the metal...
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    Aftermarket Bearings for 4x4

    The carrier bearings on all four corners were smoked after a long track session this past friday so I'm looking at replacements and don't want to break the bank. I plan to go with metal shielded. ...
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    I've been running Turnigy 2s 5200 30C's and they...

    I've been running ******* 2s 5200 30C's and they perform great. I've had one issue out of 10 packs...one of the cells in a pack will only charge to 4.15V...can't get to 4.2V. But it still performs...
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    El Bandito - go lipo, there will be no regrets. ...

    El Bandito - go lipo, there will be no regrets. Can't beat performance and run times. Same punch/speed from the first trigger pull to the last. And if you're just getting into it, HK is a low cost...
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    I have 10 of those packs. Awesome pack for the...

    I have 10 of those packs. Awesome pack for the money with the exception of the 8awg wires (*** were they thinking???) and availability. I have email alerts set up and if you don't make it on the...
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    I just picked up a Bandit VXL this week. I have...

    I just picked up a Bandit VXL this week. I have 2wd and 4wd Slash's, but have been eyeing a buggy for a while and this Bandit deal came along that was too good to pass up. I've only run it in the...
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    I'm in the same boat as Porkchop. Have 2wd/4wd...

    I'm in the same boat as Porkchop. Have 2wd/4wd slash but have been eyeing the Bandit for a while. I'm about to pull the trigger on a reasonable deal for a used (not really) VXL and have been...
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    Rotate the rear tires to see if there is any...

    Rotate the rear tires to see if there is any binding and check your spur gear for any fine rocks embedded in the gear. Every time I run it where there is fine loose dirt/pebbles (i.e. local HS...
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    Sticky: I finally had a chance to run a couple packs...

    I finally had a chance to run a couple packs through my Slayden setup 4x4...HUGE IMPROVEMENT over stock (and my own tweaks). It hasn't seen the track yet, but I was able to run on a variety of...
  11. Thread: The Baja

    by tchrstm
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    Nice. I have one sitting in the garage waiting...

    Nice. I have one sitting in the garage waiting on paint...

    Are those power stroke's I see? If so, how do you like them?
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    Thanks for the input guys, looks like AKA is the...

    Thanks for the input guys, looks like AKA is the way to go. Now only if they came in black or blue...

    deejayrock - the matte finish on that body looks slick!
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    1:8 Wheel Adapters For Slash 4x4

    I searched and didn't find a thread that specifically addressed this so I figured I'd ask so the info is in one place. If you're gonna flame, hit the back button (:cool:).

    Which are the best...
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    Check out the Slayden setup thread...wealth of...

    Check out the Slayden setup thread...wealth of info. It's a sticky so you cant miss it.

    http://monster.traxxas.com/showthread.php?t=506141
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    A couple weeks ago I ordered some hardcase...

    A couple weeks ago I ordered some hardcase ******* 2s 5200's on a Monday and received them the following Thursday, shipped EMS. There was even a screw up in the order. For a few bucks more, EMS is...
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    Sticky: Diff oil, not shock oil.

    Diff oil, not shock oil.
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    Sticky: Diff oil variance

    While I'm waiting for rear axles, I'm switching to the Slayden setup. Appreciate the guidance Steve, great thread.

    What brand diff oils are you guys using? There doesn't seem to be consistent...
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    Swaybar rod end replacement?

    I sheared off one of the ball studs on the rear sway bar link - be careful, those things are soft. Unfortunately (;) ), I was able to extract the stud portion out of the control arm so no good...
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    Ordered 4 batteries, some wire, various...

    Ordered 4 batteries, some wire, various connectors and a bag of 2s extensions last Monday. I paid $10 more for EMS shipping and it was on my doorstep when I got home last night.

    I've only ordered...
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    Trust me, I did my homework...even exchanged...

    Trust me, I did my homework...even exchanged emails with the guy to ensure these were PE BB's. What I received is not what was pictured in the sale. These arent used, but the springs were...
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    Big Bore Spec's

    Does anyone have or can tell me where to find specs (dia, length, etc.) on the Big Bore's for the Slash 4x4? I picked up a set on ebay where the guy claimed they came off a PE, but both the front...
  22. Thread: hobby king 2s

    by tchrstm
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    Bought 4 of these last night along with some...

    Bought 4 of these last night along with some 5.5mm bullet connectors to make adaptors due to the large gauge wire. They had stock for about 3 hours before they were wiped out. A lot of happy folks...
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