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Forum: General Electric 05.29.2016, 04:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,501
Posted By Overdriven
If you did it would just leak out of the diff...

If you did it would just leak out of the diff locking pin holes. The locking pins go threw the diff cup and into the spider gear on that side when the locker is engaged. So you basically have to...
Forum: Castle Creations 04.24.2016, 06:43 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 8,255
Posted By Overdriven
Well not to pat myself on the back too much but I...

Well not to pat myself on the back too much but I thought it was a good idea and here it gets the most direct exposure to them. Btw I don't want any free stuff for coming up with this idea just for...
Forum: Castle Creations 04.23.2016, 03:05 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 8,255
Posted By Overdriven
I posted about this in RCTech but figured I'd...

I posted about this in RCTech but figured I'd come over here in hopes Castle would see it.

There's really only one simple solution to this problem. Sell a dedicated, unrestricted esc that does...
Forum: General Discussion 05.19.2015, 12:42 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,154
Posted By Overdriven
More fake RC-Monster and TDR parts???

http://www.ebay.com/itm/331544966378?_trksid=p2055119.m1438.l2649&ssPageName=STRK%3AMEBIDX%3AIT

Found this link on another forum. The mount isn't exactly the same as Mike's but it's definitely...
Forum: Brushless 03.07.2015, 01:36 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 37,843
Posted By Overdriven
So true. This is still one of the best builds...

So true. This is still one of the best builds I've ever seen.
Forum: Castle Creations 07.16.2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,733
Posted By Overdriven
Sorry, typed on an iPhone and didn't realize how...

Sorry, typed on an iPhone and didn't realize how jumbled that was. I edited my previous post a little bit and quoted it above. Basically I was having a conversation about 1/8 buggies and the person...
Forum: Castle Creations 07.15.2014, 01:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,733
Posted By Overdriven
Braking force vs Amp rating

The idea is simple. Matching the esc to the amp rating of the esc as close as possible so the adjustments in brake force and punch control are as small as possible. IE, going from 30% to 40% results...
Forum: Unlimited Engineering 03.16.2014, 03:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,158
Posted By Overdriven
Wow. And I thought the red and black lightning...

Wow. And I thought the red and black lightning was cool. This is killer.
Forum: General Discussion 07.20.2013, 02:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,966
Posted By Overdriven
I had a set with the same ring gears, I'm 99%...

I had a set with the same ring gears, I'm 99% they were Hyper 8's.
Forum: General Discussion 07.03.2013, 12:51 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,201
Posted By Overdriven
Of all the MT's out there and I've had just about...

Of all the MT's out there and I've had just about everyone, the LST is the best IMO. Love the handling and it's very durable without much upgrades like the Maxx trucks do. Truggies are awesome...
Forum: Castle Creations 05.03.2013, 08:23 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 19,766
Posted By Overdriven
That sounds like its staying in its "startup"...

That sounds like its staying in its "startup" algorithm too long. Firmware might be to blame, maybe try reinstalling the firmware if you can. The other possibility is the firmware is fine and the esc...
Forum: Brushless 02.28.2013, 12:10 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 33,491
Posted By Overdriven
The Losi mount is 43mm inside diameter. I mounted...

The Losi mount is 43mm inside diameter. I mounted the Losi conversion tray up front on my truck, but I did not use the stock mounting points of the tray. In my opinion handling benefits from the...
Forum: General Electric 02.08.2013, 08:15 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 30,576
Posted By Overdriven
Yeah I've heard the 12.9 better than stainless...

Yeah I've heard the 12.9 better than stainless thing too. I've never had hardware I could say was 12.9 but the 6/32 stainless I used was way stronger than the black stuff or even whatever grade shiny...
Forum: General Electric 02.08.2013, 02:24 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 30,576
Posted By Overdriven
I did the same thing with 6/32 screws on the last...

I did the same thing with 6/32 screws on the last Maxx build I did. I too had a source of (free) stainless hardware and it definitely was an improvement in strength and looks. Titanium skids have a...
Forum: Castle Creations 02.08.2013, 02:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,976
Posted By Overdriven
I seem to remember them saying something about...

I seem to remember them saying something about not selling enough when the sale on them started. I can see why because no manufacturer used them in production (at the time) and only more advanced...
Forum: General Discussion 01.16.2013, 01:55 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 23,700
Posted By Overdriven
I have oil heat in my house and can get an oil...

I have oil heat in my house and can get an oil fired heater for the garage for next to nothing. No need to run a line from the house for that, a 55 gallon drum behind the garage would feed it. I am...
Forum: General Discussion 01.16.2013, 01:14 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 23,700
Posted By Overdriven
That's the plan, no way I'm digging it all by...

That's the plan, no way I'm digging it all by hand! Going to run a water line (plastic Pex) and maybe some cat5 in the same hole just in case I want it in the future.
Forum: General Discussion 01.16.2013, 08:00 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 23,700
Posted By Overdriven
Wow the pic makes the garage door opening look...

Wow the pic makes the garage door opening look weird on both sides, left is more noticeable. Garage is worse than the house, but it's not leaning, just needs electric, paint and new roofing shingles...
Forum: General Discussion 01.15.2013, 10:56 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 23,700
Posted By Overdriven
Thanks. It's a fun little truck. If...

Thanks. It's a fun little truck.



If it helps I need to dig a trench 3ft deep and 30ft long and bury $150 worth of wire to get electric to it. Actually haven't touched the Camaro in a year...
Forum: General Discussion 01.15.2013, 08:17 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 23,700
Posted By Overdriven
Seeing your Trans Am makes me miss my 1985...

Seeing your Trans Am makes me miss my 1985 Firebird. Was my first car and I still want one again, mostly to turn into a track day kind of car. My daily is 2006 Toyota Tacoma X-Runner. Its a 4.0 V6...
Forum: Brushless 12.30.2012, 04:27 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 33,491
Posted By Overdriven
Switching to a single speed is going to calm the...

Switching to a single speed is going to calm the wheelies a littleif you keep the same top speed gearing. Right now you're geared for about 44mph btw. But it sounds like your motor is already at its...
Forum: Brushless 12.27.2012, 10:24 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 33,491
Posted By Overdriven
An airplane esc generally isn't as smooth as a...

An airplane esc generally isn't as smooth as a car esc. The Hobbywing will be more controllable as it is programmed for car use. The reason you see more higher Kv motors out now is because the most...
Forum: Brushless 12.27.2012, 12:57 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 33,491
Posted By Overdriven
A 36mm motor will bolt into the Losi mount, the...

A 36mm motor will bolt into the Losi mount, the mounting pattern is the same. Your 11xl motor is a older design 2 pole that now a days would be considered marginal depending on how fast you want the...
Forum: Brushless 12.26.2012, 08:12 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 33,491
Posted By Overdriven
Mechanical brakes take some load off the esc and...

Mechanical brakes take some load off the esc and motor resulting in lower temps on both. Mechanical brakes also allows the use of esc's that don't have brakes like air and boat esc's. Some people...
Forum: Brushless 12.26.2012, 03:22 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 33,491
Posted By Overdriven
There's no need to change the gearing inside the...

There's no need to change the gearing inside the transmission when going brushless. I'm guessing you've seen the Losi Conversion kit has different bevel gears and seen some people switch to XXL spec...
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