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dgomes
2011.08.26, 07:19 AM
Hello,

Has anyone by any chance seen, bought or used this MR-03 3mm Bearing Enhanced Knuckle Axle Set (http://www.rcatomic.com/atomic/index.php?page=shop.product_details&category_id=104&flypage=shop.flypage&product_id=1985&option=com_virtuemart&Itemid=1) from Atomic?
http://www.rcatomic.com/atomic_adserver/www/delivery/ck.php?oaparams=2__bannerid=1__zoneid=0__cb=5352b4 16a8__oadest=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.rcatomic.com%2Fatomi c%2Findex.php%3Fpage%3Dshop.product_details%26cate gory_id%3D104%26flypage%3Dshop.flypage%26product_i d%3D1985%26option%3Dcom_virtuemart%26Itemid%3D1

Can anyone tell how does it work and what improvements it attends?

Thanks!

Best regards,
Daniel

Bodom
2011.08.26, 08:32 AM
It has description, photos and video HERE (http://www.egrracing.com/shop/mr03-3mm-bearing-enhanced-knuckle-axle-for-3x6x25-bearing-p-4569.html) at EGR Mart.
This product is on my wish list for the next month.

dgomes
2011.08.26, 05:45 PM
From the video it seems like I would need a special Knuckle with a screw-on axle.

Anyone knows which Knuckle would work?

chad508
2011.08.26, 07:57 PM
Yes these will only work with the atomic 03 knuckles. From my understanding it is to allow you to use the same size bearing that is used on the rear diff.

cosmicsoul
2011.08.26, 09:38 PM
I wonder what the advantage to this is? I know I seem to always have alot of extra bearings this size.

EMU
2011.08.26, 10:03 PM
From what I saw in the video, ATM claims less slop than the 2mm bearing...

chad508
2011.08.26, 10:44 PM
The only thing I see giving less slope is the knuckle itself, I'm not sure if the bearing would make that much of a difference. But I could be wrong.

Atomic-USA
2011.08.27, 01:36 PM
I use these myself and there is noticeably less slop compared to using standard bearings. Handling is slightly more consisten. You'll need the Atomic MR-03 knuckles.

An added bonus is that you may use the thinner AWD bearing to fine tune the wheel offset.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HJHSgUjF22Q