Month: November 2011

November 29, 2011 David Riewe No comments exist

I am eagerly awaiting the arrival of my first crawler and will be posting videos on it very soon!  Here is the info from Losi on it…. This is the Team Losi 1/18 Mini-Rock Crawler Bind-N-Drive. The world’s most popular 1/18-scale rock crawler is available in a money-saving Bind-N-Drive version.  Just add a Spektrum 2.4GHz…

November 26, 2011 David Riewe No comments exist

This year at Thanksgiving we had some pre-dinner stampede bashing.  Presently the stampede is configured as follows: 3S Lipo Proline Tires 54/9 gearing MIP drive shafts I have a fan on the motor but no fan on the ESC.  The Traxxas VXL-3s ESC gets very hot when running at 3S.  On a side note it…

November 17, 2011 David Riewe No comments exist

This is my first time out with my slash after installing the Castle Creations Sidewinder SCT short course truck brushless motor/ESC combo.  The 3800 KVT motor definately has more power than the Traxxas motor it replaced, plus runs cooler and longer off of my 2S Lipo.  Running stock 54/13 gearing. To learn more about this setup…

November 1, 2011 David Riewe No comments exist

Comparing the slash 4×4 VXL and Stampede 4×4 MVX doing donuts in loose terrain. Both are powered by 2 cell lipo batteries. The slash has the stock 54/13 gearing, the Stampede has been geared down slightly with a 54/10.This video was made a month ago.  Since that time I put the stock gearing back on…