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    Basic LiPo questions

    Guys I got a couple questions about my LiPos that I couldn't find searching the forums. Never ran my chopter LiPos enough to deal with this so this is new to me. I keep reading about tossing puffy...
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    It has been a long time since I ran in the snow...

    It has been a long time since I ran in the snow (Kyosho Optima V/S RC10) but I do remember the old Optima being much more fun with the 4 wheel drive. But then again, we are talking 20 years of rc...
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    E-Revo will require modding for sure but is...

    E-Revo will require modding for sure but is do-able. Platinum body should fit like a glove. As for paint, I use parma faskolor through a badger air brush at about 35 psi depending on the color. Wash...
  4. How much fuel have you ran through this engine?...

    How much fuel have you ran through this engine? Have you tried a new glow plug?
    Checked the compression? Is it good?
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    Sure thing Tats. Let me know how it works out for...

    Sure thing Tats. Let me know how it works out for you. I would love to tackle it but the gains will have to be worth while for me to do it.
  6. Thread: Gone LIPO!

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    6s? Good Lawd. Mine is more than a hoot on 3. I...

    6s? Good Lawd. Mine is more than a hoot on 3. I think I would be right dangerous on anything more, let alone 6s.
  7. One quick check to see if it is the clutch...

    One quick check to see if it is the clutch springs, will it idle if you lift the truck off the ground? If so and your drive train is spinning up, clutch is engaging early on. If not, then you got...
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    I've never done one I can't really say. But the...

    I've never done one I can't really say. But the post above when into pretty good detail on what needs to be done to make it happen. As long as you have enough glue and enough xacto blades, you can...
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    Can't wait to see how this story ends (does it...

    Can't wait to see how this story ends (does it every really end though with our cars?). Awesome work Snook Man.
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    This guy has done it on the Revo so I don't see...

    This guy has done it on the Revo so I don't see why it wouldn't work on the Slash as well.
    http://www.rcnitrotalk.com/forum/showthread.php?t=65501
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    I ran my truck without the top once and took a...

    I ran my truck without the top once and took a tree upside down. Bent front and back integy bulkheads beyond repair. I had installed them the day before. Yes it was my fault for running without a...
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    Yeah, just yank that thing out there like Snook...

    Yeah, just yank that thing out there like Snook said. If the spur turns but the output shafts are not, then the problem lies inside anyway and she has to come apart.
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    You should be able to start it with the wheels on...

    You should be able to start it with the wheels on the ground. If not, check the tune. It is either running too rich or too lean. Hit youtube and watch some videos on this. They will talk about the...
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    I ported and polished the cylinder and crank. I...

    I ported and polished the cylinder and crank. I think she would do wheelies in reverse if I had it, lol.
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    Tats, there is a great thread on this out there...

    Tats, there is a great thread on this out there in google land, not hard to find. Just look for traxxas 3.3 porting, it is on RCUniverse. One of the members there posted a nice little degree wheel...
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    Who cares if it is a traxxas wand or a power...

    Who cares if it is a traxxas wand or a power drill. If you want more power, you will have to be prepared to make the adjustments. My old t-maxx had a picco .26 and it required a cordless drill to...
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    Pull up the parts list for the Slayer Pro and...

    Pull up the parts list for the Slayer Pro and this is listed for the chassis:

    5322X Chassis, Revo 3.3 (extended 30mm) (3mm 6061-T6
    aluminum) (anodized blue)...
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    If it is just spinning when you hit your button...

    If it is just spinning when you hit your button but the engine does not turn over, that is most definitly the one way. Do what Snook Man said and you will be fine. But if cleaning does not fix it,...
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    A-ha, I was going by chassis measurements on...

    A-ha, I was going by chassis measurements on tower. But I see now. According to Traxxas the 5907 is 30mm longer which will bridge that 1.1 inch gap so I stand corrected. Sorry for the lack of info....
  20. Thread: Gone LIPO!

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    My brother dropped his 9r one night. We pulled...

    My brother dropped his 9r one night. We pulled into an industial park one night, waiting on his in-laws from WV. They were going to follow us in since they had never been there before. He pulled in...
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    The only problem you are going to run in to is...

    The only problem you are going to run in to is the length. Slayer chassis is 15.5 inches while Revo is 16.6.
    You could go with the older Revo body or you could let the 3.3 body over hang a bit. as...
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    Definitly uprgade to a nice metal gear servo for...

    Definitly uprgade to a nice metal gear servo for the steering. And go ahead get you some spare parts there as well, servo saver, linkage, etc. You didn't mention if the Revo is new or not. If it is...
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    Reminds me of the time I brought my 12R Ninja...

    Reminds me of the time I brought my 12R Ninja home. Everyone was ready to buy my head stone. I told them, it will only go as fast as I let it. Owned that bike for 10 years and never wrecked it the...
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    I should have taken some pics before I trashed...

    I should have taken some pics before I trashed the rotor. It was knarly. Hopefully the esc is not fried.
    I've seen people drop these in pools and run them but I guess the diff here is I had made...
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    Blaster, you mention a drag car. Arn't the funny...

    Blaster, you mention a drag car. Arn't the funny and rail cars rigid frame in the rear?

    Driver, is this car mainly for insane straigh shots or do you run it around bashing like you would any car?...
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