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Airborne Hoosier's NITRO RC8T CE

Discussion in 'RC8T / RC8T3' started by ABN Hoosier, Aug 3, 2012.

  1. ABN Hoosier

    ABN Hoosier Well-Known Member

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    Ok, last but certainly not least, my Nitro Truggy. I just got done giving it the once over. Haven't decided to get the 8.2 upgrade parts yet....GHEA/Steering Parts etc.....But here she is....

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    Very nice. I like it. :thumbsup:
     
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    AERacer Administrator Staff Member Moderator Factory Member

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    Awesome truggy :)
     
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    Woooow, looks so good!
     
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    AERacer Administrator Staff Member Moderator Factory Member

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    What are those wing nuts washers? They look nice
     
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  6. ABN Hoosier

    ABN Hoosier Well-Known Member

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    mikey Well-Known Member Factory Member

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    AWESOME Truggy ! :thumbsup:
     
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    Carlos cruz Well-Known Member

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    nice nice nice nice !
     
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    AERacer Administrator Staff Member Moderator Factory Member

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    Where are you ABN!!! We miss you ! :)
     
  10. ABN Hoosier

    ABN Hoosier Well-Known Member

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    Here's some pics of my MOD on my Competition Heat, engine heater for my Starterbox/lipo setup. and my MOD of a Carbon Fibre servo tray. It incorporates the forward battery box. Dremel!
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    ABN Hoosier Well-Known Member

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    new stuff from the mailman.... snagged it ALL off a guy for $150. Pretty good deal, retails for over $300. I'm gonna put it on the truggy, cept for the springs, I'll have them on my back-up 8.2 shocks.

    Front steering hubs/blocks/harware=$160
    GHEA C&D blocks=$60
    FT Rear aluminum hubs=$69
    Kyosho light blue springs=$34
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    nice abn nice i like that im going to copy hahaha for sure
     
  13. Carlos cruz

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    i actually run them baby blues on my truggy and wow
     
  14. AERacer

    AERacer Administrator Staff Member Moderator Factory Member

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    Excellent work on the buggy and on the starter box... :)

    Tell me your impressions with the K springs once you tried them

    Do you plan to install each options parts one by one and see what happens or you'll install them all


    Nice sticker by the way... ;)
     
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    Sweet Truggy dude!!!
     
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    ABN Hoosier Well-Known Member

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    thanks...

    I'm just gonna slap it all on at once :)
     
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    Wow!! Looks awesome!
    Is it a wrap up for the body and wing?? where can we get these??
     
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    Carlos, you run these Light Blues on the Truggy?


    Kyosho 70mm Big Bore Front Shock Spring (Light Blue) spring rate: 4.42
    Kyosho 84mm Big Bore Medium Length Shock Spring (Light Blue) spring rate: 3.68

    Team Associated RC8T Rear Spring Set [ASC89350] Silver Spring spring rate: 5.10
    Team Associated RC8T 16x32mm Spring Set [ASC89342] Silver Spring spring rate: 3.30
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    Softer in the front by: .68
    Stiffer in the rear by: .38
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    SHOCK SPRING CHARACTERISTICS
    Softer
    • More chassis roll
    • More traction
    • Better on bumpy tracks
    • Increases chance of bottoming out when landing

    Stiffer
    • Less chassis roll
    • Less traction
    • More responsive
    • Better on smooth tracks
    • Decreases chance of bottoming out when landing
     
  20. Speeddemon73

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    Hey Hoosier,

    Are you using a voltage regulator with your Hitec's?
     

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