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11/08/2012 8:11 am  #1


gearing help

I have a 120g hard body,1x1/16x500 tire
pro-slot s16d with a 16d american arm
8 thousands air gap tried a 10/52,54,56
and last night tried a 10/50 great 60ft.-1.42
but no e.t.-11.60-43mph. with that 60ft.
car should be at least mid 10s anybody
got any ideas? thanks for the help.

mac

 

11/08/2012 8:34 am  #2


Re: gearing help

actually to me (a bracket racer) it sounds pretty good , might try a 12 th pinion and a 52 or 54 crown.. use the motors tourge,they won't turn the RPM like 12 and 20's ...

 

10/15/2019 2:09 pm  #3


Re: gearing help

I need some help with gearing.  I am running a Champion Turbo Flex chassis with 1/8 axle, 48 pitch gears, Nascar body, and a Twister 16d motor.  Everyone is running the Best of the West 16d with a gearing of 28/8 on our 145 hillclimb track.  When I run that gearing my motor tops out in about 10-15.  I am thinking about moving to a 28/9 but am not sure if that is what I should do?  Please help?

 

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