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herman
2010.10.21, 02:39 AM
don't know if any of you guys saw this...
apologies if it is a repost...

source (http://translate.google.com.ph/translate?hl=en&sl=ja&tl=en&u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.rcc51.com%2FMR-03-LM.html)

http://www.rcc51.com/IMG_0035-rcc51-7.jpg
http://www.rcc51.com/IMG_0022-rcc51-4.jpg
http://www.rcc51.com/IMG_0037-rcc51-6.jpg
http://www.rcc51.com/IMG_0038-rcc51-6.jpg
http://www.rcc51.com/IMG_0039-rcc51-6.jpg
http://www.rcc51.com/IMG_0040-rcc51-8.jpg
http://www.rcc51.com/IMG_0023-rcc51-4.jpg
http://www.rcc51.com/IMG_0015-rcc51-3.jpg
http://www.rcc51.com/IMG_0002-rcc51-5.jpg

click on picture to see video...
http://www.rcc51.com/IMG_0339-rcc51-.jpg (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WwYSZIjNbRk&feature=player_embedded)

herman
2010.10.21, 02:47 AM
notables...

aluminum front bulkhead...
aluminum batt clips for life batts...
aluminum motor mount...
total cost... :eek: 73,434 yen approx 906.476 usd :eek:
did i read that right? click on source in first post...
scroll down for list of parts used and total cost...

CristianTabush
2010.10.21, 03:00 AM
This must be a racer's car. It has QteQ Diff parts on it. :P

herman
2010.10.21, 03:24 AM
i don't believe i've seen a front alu bulkhead before...
can anybody confirm if 246 makes them?

CristianTabush
2010.10.21, 03:30 AM
The part you speak of is made by Eagle Racing. This car seems to be a mix of parts from Kyosho, Eagle, QteQ and R246.

herman
2010.10.21, 03:45 AM
thanks ct... anybody get to try them out yet?
one thing though... that is one expensive mix of parts... :D

tudor_47
2010.10.21, 03:58 PM
What are the correct ofset for the wheels for that body?
if mounted on a normal Mr02? +2 front? +3 rear??

EMU
2010.10.21, 04:20 PM
Its about 1mm wider than the Murcielago on each side... So I would say a 1N/3W would be ideal. You may be able to fit a 2N, but it might be close...

Pierro
2010.10.22, 04:31 AM
I've seen the body mounted on an autoscale chassis with the F430 GT rims (+1 offset all round). I guess that it was mounted on a LM chassis as it's supposed to be run.

So yes, I would use +1N +3W on a normal diff.

byebye
2010.10.23, 03:13 AM
thanks ct... anybody get to try them out yet?
one thing though... that is one expensive mix of parts... :D

I'm not too surprised. I dropped $600+ on an MR-03 chassis set and full PN alloy parts and spares. That was without the body also. First and last MR-03 I'll purchase I'm sure and I've yet to make many changes except moving from the tri damper to a regular disk damper.

Kris

mini-z
2010.10.23, 04:31 PM
byebye!? You're online!? Awesome! :D Did you see this thread:

http://mini-zracer.com/forums/showthread.php?t=35196

?! :D

Back on topic: can anyone make out what the sticker says RE FET spec?

Felix2010
2010.10.26, 01:07 AM
Back on topic: can anyone make out what the sticker says RE FET spec?

"SP8M4 FET Spec"

greenepa76
2011.01.17, 09:33 PM
Too much pretty and too much bling.

Does anyone know what wheels those are?

herman
2011.01.18, 02:03 AM
my guess is that they are made by route 246 (http://www.rc-r246.com/plannning/product/R246-1502.html)...
google translation (http://translate.google.com.ph/translate?hl=en&sl=ja&tl=en&u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.rc-r246.com%2Fplannning%2Fproduct%2FR246-1502.html)

part no R246-1502
http://www.rc-r246.com/plannning/product/R246-1501/main.JPG

Skv012a
2011.01.19, 01:00 AM
I don't see how that thing is 900$... at the same time, it might just be seeing how every lugnut set and bearing is $50.

iruninsoga
2011.01.22, 12:38 AM
The price includes 7,000 yen worth of labor charges.

They started with a JSCC cup chassis, and ended up using nothing from it except the bearings. Not even the wheel nuts. Tossed the friction damper, all diff parts except the plates (a bit disappointed that they didn't use the 1,000 R246 lapped plates) and spur, tossed the oil damper, and elected to use a different set of carbon t bars. Complete waste of probably 8,000 yen. The gold terminals don't even matter because the use Li Fe.

If it were a racing machine it wouldn't have lights, that's another 5,000 yen.

Tie rod price of 2,352 yen is for the set of 5.

8 SP8M4 FETS are absolutely not needed for LiFe and that R246 motor. That motor is spec'd for a normal ASF board. They didn't even remove the 3.5 amp polyswitch. Waste of 6,300 yen

So there's definitely a couple hundred worth of unnecessary stuff there, but I suppose for an exercise in making the most expensive thing they could they did a good job.

herman
2011.01.23, 09:10 PM
lol... wished they ''tossed'' all the unused stuff our way... :D

thanks for your insight... :D