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More work on the rovan 45cc

Teejay112

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Furr enuff(y)
Basically a replacement of the plastics on the engine minus the top because the exhaust is a tight fit I'll need to vent the pullstart some more aswell

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Teejay112

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Basically a replacement of the plastics on the engine minus the top because the exhaust is a tight fit I'll need to vent the pullstart some more aswell

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Might get a water cooled isolator and add a radiator and fan 1/10th scale and a nitro fuel tank to feed the water mounted at the back not sure tho there is space


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Teejay112

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Done finally from the amount of air coming out over the exhaust header I do t need to do anymore work .
Just adjusted the endpoints on my throttle servo aswell found it was too high and throttle started about quarter trigger


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Teejay112

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Nice fab work!
Thanks I think that's me finished now just need alloy wishbone holders and the mcd open clutch housing and to weld the crack in the exhaust then I can just enjoy the rc car rather than working on it all the time

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yeah I didnt see the owner.......we was on a wonder around b.fest last may and I spotted it and thought wtf.... o_O......:ROFLMAO:
 

Teejay112

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yeah I didnt see the owner.......we was on a wonder around b.fest last may and I spotted it and thought wtf.... o_O......[emoji23]
He could have saved so much space with all 1/10 scale parts I'm thinking of wrapping copper tubing round the header connecting a pump and a radiator

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Teejay112

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Today is the best day ever had a 30 minute carpark run after heavily ramping the piston no heat issues rpm was higher than it's ever been I recommend those esp ramped pistons highly even tho I did mine myself all I gotta do is stock up on rovan 45cc engine parts for when it does finally give but for now it's running like I 60cc or so .so much power and speed shame all 4 tires couldn't keep up

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Z.hb71

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Today is the best day ever had a 30 minute carpark run after heavily ramping the piston no heat issues rpm was higher than it's ever been I recommend those esp ramped pistons highly even tho I did mine myself all I gotta do is stock up on rovan 45cc engine parts for when it does finally give but for now it's running like I 60cc or so .so much power and speed shame all 4 tires couldn't keep up

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Congrats! 👍👍😊
Why not try to build a Dyno and see the numbers she's putting out. I'd think, 13.5-16hp 😈
Also for making videos I'd suggest getting some camera glasses and it can be a POV video and u don't need to drag anybody out to film 👍👍
 

Teejay112

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Need them brps tho [emoji48] build a Dyno and see the numbers she's putting out. I'd think, 13.5-16hp [emoji48]
I had heat issues before but the speed the fan is spinning now is blowing like a hair dryer keeping it cool when it's running but kept spin ing tires I would love to dyno it tho it sounds like a ported 23cc it screams but loudly like it should be an 5th scale formula one car not a rally car

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