tamiya monkey

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About tamiya monkey

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  • Birthday 08/02/1973

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  • Location Rotherham
  • Interests tamiya cars and im a Sea Cadet instructor

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  1. tamiya monkey

    Tamiya Junkies Meets in South Yorkshire

    Hi all not posted on here for a while, but the meets are still going strong and member numbers have been increasing. Come over to our facebook page and take a look at what we've been getting upto.
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    Tamiya Junkies Meets in South Yorkshire

    Hi everyone, this year has been epic, monthly meets and lots of fun. Looking forward to another year of the same, hope to get more members along to meets with there new and vintage rc's. So join us on our FB page and come along. Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all you Junkies out there.
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    Tamiya Junkies Meets in South Yorkshire

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    Tamiya Junkies Meets in South Yorkshire

    Our latest outing yesterday at Robin Hood Raceway http://s1305.photobucket.com/user/tamiyamonkey1/Rhr 20th October 2018/story
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    Tamiya Junkies Meets in South Yorkshire

    Hi Mad Ax, yes the indoor track is always open, we run both in and out depending on the weather.
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    Tamiya Junkies Meets in South Yorkshire

    A previous meet, indoors at Robin Hood Raceway due to wet weather
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    Tamiya Junkies Meets in South Yorkshire

    Our latest meet at Robin Hood Raceway, Blyth, South Yorkshire Find more details and photo's on our facebook page, Tamiya Junkies.
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    TT02B Motor and ESC?

    My son runs a 9t Brushless setup in his and its pretty good all round, although it keeps killing the plastic bevel gear on the rear of the prop shaft, im pretty sure the metal DF02 diffs and bevel pinion gears fit, could anyone confirm before i spend money on them.
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    Tamiya bigwig steering

    Hi everyone, my steering works fine, but doesn't have much lock, is this normal or is it just mine, ive tried altering the end points but doesn't help much.
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    Grasshopper 2 Battery

    The Lipo's i use are core-rc cr293, they fit in anything being 134mm long. They fit any vintage or modern tamiya buddy.
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    Tamiya Junkies Meets in South Yorkshire

    Hi there, there's not many on-road clubs around us, but keep an eye on here from time to time.
  12. Hi all, been awhile since ive been on here, Formally Clumbermeets, then with the IconicRc lads. Ive been arranging track meets around south yorkshire since late last year, just relaxed meets, nothing serious just good fun, running modern (largest would be short course) and my favourite vintage buggies. We have a growing community on our Facebook group, Tamiya Junkies, so feel free to head over and join and maybe come along to a meet or two. Our normal haunt is a monthly meet at Robin Hood Raceway at Blyth, we've also had a meet at A1 racing and presently looking further away.
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    Tamiya SRB Sand Scorcher Hop Ups?

    I have the diff upgrade, but to be fair i preferred it stock, its never going to be a race buggy, i also fitted the alloy chassis from radshape,Shock wise i fitted the RcChannel coil over units, they are alot better and mine have not leaked yet. https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Buggy-Champ-Sand-Scorcher-shock-set-with-spring-and-metal-join-ball/152928164717?hash=item239b3a9b6d:g:pWQAAOSwgmJX0uq9
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    Any guess on re-re 2019?

    I have an original blackfoot and re-re monster beetle so a re-re mud blaster would be nice, but i like quirky so Falcon and striker for me.
  15. Hi, never really gave the motor much thought, might swap motor with a 10.5t or 8.5t from one of my other cars. not really after silly speed, just less maintenance and a little more speed. Got plenty of metal geared servo's, really looking to the build, should be good fun at the track.