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Old 09-28-2018, 07:10 PM   #1
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Is there anybody still here?!

Eurocrawl is coming next year and I'd like to run another class.
Mini sounds like a fun and cheap way to do that. Super would be another story, besides they are harder to pack and travel with

So this is what I got on the mail:

100% RTR losi mini pro with a Novak 18.5 sensored brushless combo, all for a reasonable price.

Body is used but still in reasonable shape

Aluminum C-hubs with a lose pin that is already fixed.

15t pinion was also included

A trip to the garden for some testing... It all worked!

But I hate the small screws so SolidWorks and 3D Printer to the rescue!

Had to print the object in a different position, this led to poor looks but, more importantly, a nice place to set the bearings.

New top link mount

Might need to make a V2 of this but for now it works.

(Yes, I know the upper link on the chassis side is in the wrong side...)

This now looks better and gives be more options for tunning.

Poser shots

Still lots of work ahead but having fun for now!
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Old 10-04-2018, 01:08 AM   #2
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Nice to see someone else working on a mini again lol. There isn't alot of action on this part but theres a few of use here that still run lol.
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Old 10-08-2018, 06:01 AM   #3
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Default Re: Xkill's mini

I run the same motor/esc and really love it!
Run the same tires as well.
Yes, screws are small but these Minis are a blast to drive!

Have a good time with your Mini
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Old 10-09-2018, 10:27 AM   #4
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Drove it this weekend on real rocks and the car feels ok.
Still a lot of work ahead but it's a great start!
So far I liked the motor/esc combo more than I thought.
Some other parts are on the way to keep this moving forward.
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