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Jan 29, 2010, 08:55 PM
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I got the parts ordered. Vex is great, but very overpriced, so I didn't get everything. I got Tank treads, compatible motors, and a chassis. I/m going to need a receiver and a breadboard. The base tank will either lead up to a paintball tank, or a rocket platform launching SAMs. Please comment, Paintball, rocket or other?
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Jan 30, 2010, 11:27 AM
theres notn duct tape cant fix
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i think that paintball idea is cool
Jan 30, 2010, 05:56 PM
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True, but the costs are significantly higher. The problem is: paintball works on a air system, using either compressed air, Co2, or Nitrogen. If the paintball tank was made, an on board air compressor would be used to fill a PVC reservoir. I don't know where the heck you get a air compressor that small. See video:
How the Vex M1 Tank works (2 min 30 sec)

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