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Monster OUCH!!

Discussion in 'FG Monster Truck / Beetle' started by frumpy, Mar 1, 2007.

  1. frumpy

    frumpy Well-Known Member

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    ooops.....
     
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    damn that sux Frumpy.
     
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    That really sux man! Try flattening the sides and installing plates in the back. It takes just two pop rivets on each side.
     

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    Aww man that hurts, that hurts bad. To bend like that you know you've hit it good.



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    What did the aluminum supports look like? If those got trashed that is one heck of a hit.:eek:
     
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    awww man thats to bad. i hope u get it fixed back up real soon. im just glad no one got hurt that could have really been bad.
    u know that scared the crap out of the mail man when that hit. man that must have been loud lol.
     
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    WOW, that had to hurt...Hope you can straighten it out.
     
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    Sorry to hear it dude! Get yourself a basic failsafe on her:2guns:
     
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    that sucks mate :(
    a bit of gentle heat and they should straighten out fine :)
    mind you theres always someone worse of than you! :
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    Who ran it over.:(
     
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    perils of carpark bashing ! lol
     
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    DAMN Glyn you're right I thought mine was bad:( I guess carpark bashing is:nono: for now.Did you/are you going to fix it??:no:
     
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    Todd I have a magnum jr radio and it only has 2 channels.Will it work with that radio?:helpsmilie:
     
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    sorry to hear that dude, do you have a failsafe installed?
     
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    wasnt mine lucky enough,it was a mates at an onroad track i go to.
     
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    do u have the AM magnum jr ?
     
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    No it says ch 89 FM but it is only 2 channel:(
     
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    ok no it wont work with a 2ch one but u can put a spring like this one. or carson makes a engine kill fail safe but i have only seen it in the european webshops.
    DCAM0007.jpg
     
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    I think for now I'm going with the spring idea.I did it on my hammer and don't seem to have any probs:cool2: