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Old 03-22-2009, 07:01 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Best deal?

I am looking for some metal rod ends for my crawler.
Where is the best place to buy these to replace all my plastic ones.
And of course looking for the best buy. Thanks
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Old 03-25-2009, 08:01 AM   #2 (permalink)
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The best place to find those are in my butt hole along with that box of nerds that the stripper lost!!!!!!
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Old 03-26-2009, 04:04 PM   #3 (permalink)
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use Revo or Jato rod ends. They use 8-32 threading and are really strong!!
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Old 03-26-2009, 07:09 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Heres a link if you really feel the need to waste the cash
http://rc4wdstore.com/index.php?cPath=42
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Wow those almost look like the real thing. ^

Im just using Traxxas Revo stuff.
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Old 03-27-2009, 06:49 AM   #6 (permalink)
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thats what i want but would love to find them for a good deal in like a 10 pack or something
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Old 03-27-2009, 09:37 AM   #7 (permalink)
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I'm gonna pick up 8 of these http://rc4wdstore.com/product_info.p...roducts_id=324

for my KOH RC tuber I'm building.
14.5" wheel base. I need to machine some long ass driveshafts too.
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Alot of people say the metal ends fail pretty quick, especially on a rig that gets used.
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Old 03-27-2009, 03:29 PM   #9 (permalink)
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I just have a few plastic ended ones that are stripped out or cracked so I was gonna replace them with metal mecause it is less likely to strip out
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I just have a few plastic ended ones that are stripped out or cracked so I was gonna replace them with metal mecause it is less likely to strip out
..............and alot more likely to bind up
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the rc4wd metal ones had a lot of play in em after about 10 runs in my rig
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The big traxxas ends are beefy and cheap and easy to replace
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Old 03-29-2009, 10:17 PM   #13 (permalink)
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The best place to find those are in my butt hole along with that box of nerds that the stripper lost!!!!!!
I would be willing to bet $5.00 on a bag of Jelly Beans BIGDADDYJK hit the nail on the head
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rocket city made some really good ends if you can find them anyplace
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