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    Filmmaker, I agree. I have seen many posts from...

    Filmmaker, I agree. I have seen many posts from experienced, knowledgable FE boaters that understand reliable set-ups and I trust their judgment and experience. Traxxas, on the other hand, has not...
  2. Thread: Woot woot!

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    I'm thinking a snappy salute and a...

    I'm thinking a snappy salute and a heart-rendering version of "Taps". Followed by a string of expletives uttered at a volume appropriate to your environment. Then its off to your LHS for a...
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    Congrats! What prop were you using? Torque roll?...

    Congrats! What prop were you using? Torque roll? How many kv on the motor?
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    Mine may be leaking there as well. It didn't on...

    Mine may be leaking there as well. It didn't on nimh and 30mph but water is getting in on lipos at 49mph. I've made several mods so it will be difficult to pinpoint. The seal on mine behaves as yours...
  5. Thread: Woot woot!

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    I similarly outfitted my "Albatross". I used a...

    I similarly outfitted my "Albatross". I used a "very" (maybe too large) large in-hull h20 pick-up. Works like a champ. I'm using the rudder pick-up for the motor and the in-hull for the esc. For...
  6. Shame on you! It's the "Spartan" no the...

    Shame on you! It's the "Spartan" no the "Titan"... the lawsuit was settled.
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    A little late to the show, no offense. Did it do...

    A little late to the show, no offense. Did it do 50 mph on 6s? theres your real test. Good luck.
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    Yo tambien! Finally got mine running...

    Yo tambien! Finally got mine running correctly....after a new motor and the aforementioned cooling modifications. I may not need a second water pick-up. I'm using larger diameter tubing, opened...
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    Excellent!

    Excellent!
  10. I suspect that may have been my last post.

    I suspect that may have been my last post.
  11. Traxxas has taken a beating on the Spartan. And...

    Traxxas has taken a beating on the Spartan. And it appears justifiably so.
    >The response from Traxxas from has been flacid, at best. The people that
    >bought this boat trusted the Traxxas name and...
  12. Looks like you got two rotations out of it!...

    Looks like you got two rotations out of it! You're a trooper!
  13. Woo hoo! Nice ride. I'd suggest a fluorescent...

    Woo hoo! Nice ride. I'd suggest a fluorescent orange as a buoy but she's was screaming til she went "t's" up.
  14. As a "newbie" (me), I'd recommend a boat that...

    As a "newbie" (me), I'd recommend a boat that doesn't require modifications to run out of the box. However, I've learned a great deal here and am knee ($)-deep in the hobby and enjoying every minute....
  15. Thread: Hmmmm LOL

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    Wow! not a single expletive. Just a wisp of smoke...

    Wow! not a single expletive. Just a wisp of smoke screen right.
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    Congratulations! I've followed your...

    Congratulations! I've followed your progress/success and have ordered the parts to rehab my boat. .....so a prop it is! The underwater shot was cool. Good job!
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    Now that is a well-informed, evenly-stated...

    Now that is a well-informed, evenly-stated response. Thank you Kevin. We are all looking for answers. I don't disagree with anything you've said although I haven't seen "empirically" from those have...
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    ..."on a large truck tire", lol! carcode, if...

    ..."on a large truck tire", lol! carcode, if you're happy, rock on brother! Its your boat! Pros/cons, I dont know, but it looks cool!
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    Those that have resolved overheating issues...

    Those that have resolved overheating issues through modification have not mentioned modifying the flex drive (shortening being the exception), teflon tube or driveline per se; other than lubrication....
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    Its amazing the "hoops" customers are jumping...

    Its amazing the "hoops" customers are jumping through to rectify the Spartan problem. Its been educational no doubt; I check in everyday to consider modifications to mine. New motor, esc and water...
  21. Thread: Drive cable....

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    Great, thank you sir.

    Great, thank you sir.
  22. Thread: Drive cable....

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    Is it possible to shorten the flex cable without...

    Is it possible to shorten the flex cable without it uncoiling? Whats the best way to trim it dremel?
  23. Well, its my turn. Test runs on stock nimh were...

    Well, its my turn. Test runs on stock nimh were unspectacular with abbreviated run-times. The batteries reached temps of 140+ but the esc and motor ran cool. i didnt clock the time. Dropped 3s lipos...
  24. Thread: Spartan carry bag

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    What modifications did you settle on and how have...

    What modifications did you settle on and how have they performed? I'm in the middle of rebuilding my boat and am interested in what has worked for others.....because stock has not!
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    Nicely done, thanks.

    Nicely done, thanks.
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