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Old Feb 13, 2013, 06:57 AM
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Originally Posted by Moonbeam View Post
Hey Diesel!!
Since the weather sucks giant monkey butts for the next few days, I'll have time to do the exhaust stacks. Can you tell me, or point me to the post on how you mod the stacks for air flow?
I should have taking pics as I went along, but I'll describe best I can.

*I took a old unused soldering iron and put an x-acto blade tip on it and heated the iron up.
*while the iron was heating I removed the stacks
*I used the iron to notch into the front of the stack up to where it starts to curve
* pulled the esc out of its stock location
*I cut a 1/4 x 1/4 square into the plane under the stacks about 3/4 of the way back of the stack area .
*I then made a angled cut forward of that so air flows smoothly into the hole
*I drilled a hole into the rear of the last stack
*reinstalled the esc and verified I could see it through the holes I cut.
*hot glued the stack back on

I really wish I would have taken pics, but it was a spurt of the moment.
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