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Old Aug 17, 2009, 09:41 AM
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1/5th MX RTR, Anderson M5 Cross, from Schumacher UK


This 1/5th Electric RTR MX bike is proving a lot of fun so far, and very robust!

A full review, and proper RRCi video is in progress, but for now here's a bit of fun we had at Halifax with it! Enjoy!

M5 Cross Halifax Fun (2 min 32 sec)
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Old Aug 17, 2009, 10:30 AM
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LMAO .....and you call that work!!!

Great video guys!
Old Aug 17, 2009, 11:00 AM
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LOL, This is just the fun video ahead of the RRCi review and proper action video I have in progress, just wanted to show you jow much fun we have in the mean time !! Glad you liked it!
Old Aug 17, 2009, 12:05 PM
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I know I shouldn't laugh at you guys, but that is halarious.
The looks on your faces right before the bike hits you is priceless.

You guys have too much fun
Old Aug 17, 2009, 03:01 PM
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Originally Posted by stubbyphilips
I know I shouldn't laugh at you guys, but that is halarious.
Quite the reverse, laugh away, that's the point, try stopping Phil, may as well chuck him a fish, Onk Onk Onk!

Some of the spectators calling in the background is brilliant
"Full Speed!" shouts Dave A,
"Hit him in the head" screams Graham C, nice hey,
"This is gonna hurt Colin" shouts Snooey!

Colins a good driver and a good sport, I got my own back by pulling a wheely over his legs! priceless.
Old Aug 18, 2009, 06:52 PM
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Dez,

I see you have the video out there now. Looks pretty darn good with their mechanical gyro. Guess I'll drop the idea of working on an electric gyro for it.

Though I'm hoping to purchase a set of the wheels & tires soon to start building a bike around...

Anderson M5 Cross (2 min 4 sec)
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Old Aug 18, 2009, 11:10 PM
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How much will cost? (us dollar)
Old Aug 19, 2009, 02:05 AM
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Motor?


Video is looking very nice!

What Motor and battery were used in this test?
Old Aug 19, 2009, 08:56 AM
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Don't know the US price, only that it'll be 250 RRp in the Uk which is ace!

As for battery etc, the ESC and motor are as per the RTR kit, and the battery was a Core LiPo 3200 mAh 2S stick pack shape. I ran it with a NiMh battery too but it wouldn't pull wheelies, so we stuck to the LiPo stick pack
Old Aug 19, 2009, 11:14 AM
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Wow, the bike looks to be quite drivable.
I got to have one now that I've seen it drive.

Will the RC-Bikes be invading the dirt tracks next?
Old Aug 19, 2009, 01:45 PM
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We all started our lives by playing in the dirt
Old Aug 21, 2009, 09:13 AM
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Yup, and most of us haven't stopped being mucky cos it's just too much fun.....

M5 Cross Halifax Fun (2 min 32 sec)


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Old Aug 21, 2009, 10:08 AM
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Now that was geat! Super stable!

It also seems like having the lexan rider helps with the stability of the bike also.
Old Aug 25, 2009, 04:00 AM
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Here's a couple of still shots from the firth coming RRCi review in progress....







and here is my wheelie bar mod to protect the rear mudguard!
6mm drill through both upright walls in rear seat loop, 6mm Nylon scratch bar material, seat screw holds it in, how simple is that! And it works!
Old Aug 25, 2009, 02:21 PM
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I can't wait til those are available here in the U.S. They look to be a ton of fun.


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