nowinaminute

Finally got a Nikko Dandy Dash but it's a big of a dog!

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On 2/23/2019 at 7:57 AM, 1Zook said:

Thanks for your help on my Super Sprint thread Nowinaminute. Good to see you making some progress after getting a bum deal. How cool are these Nikkos? :)

Really cool! Some of their "toy grade" stuff is really just hobby grade in disguise, that's why I like Nikko so much but these things are on another level. I'm really enjoying the rebuild so far.

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Front gearbox mated with chassis, upper shock mounts and metal braces installed:

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And now I'm off to bed!

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Shock, bumper, electronics cover and wheels on and she's getting near completion!

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The springs are a teeny bit too firm as it stands so I think I may put all the old electronics back in as ballast to get the weight back to where it should be.

There's room in the tub to sneakily hide the new ESC and receiver. I might even use a splitter on the throttle channel so the throttle servo still moves. 

I need to get some more de-solv-it graffiti remover for the shell now. The philistines at work pinched mine to actually clean real graffiti up with, unbelievable!

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