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Dec 05, 2012, 10:57 AM
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recent works from one of our fairing master
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Dec 05, 2012, 02:30 PM
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Fantastic work, hard to believe they are kyosho bodys.
Dec 05, 2012, 04:24 PM
Who needs 4 wheels..
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They look great
Was wondering what the hole cut in the side of the tank was for ?
Dec 05, 2012, 11:56 PM
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They look great
Was wondering what the hole cut in the side of the tank was for ?
weight reduction.
Dec 06, 2012, 07:10 AM
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Yes, it reduces weight! And we can see servo without dismantle the tank.
Dec 06, 2012, 10:55 AM
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Yes, it reduces weight! And we can see servo without dismantle the tank.
It reduces weight very insignificantly - like 5 grams or something.

Why would you need to access the servo? Does it slip on you? I've had no problems as long as you use the stock servo horn and plastic geared steering servo. Then tighten the screw tight.
Dec 06, 2012, 07:24 PM
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I'm thinkin maybe they're running direct steering... And the servo horn or linkage pokes through the tank...

Nice paint work and custom jobs there... How do the modified bodies stand up to crashes..?

I love how the old kyosho bikes are still gettin plenty of love some 15+years after they were released...
Dec 08, 2012, 05:36 PM
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The see-through tank is not necessary in the past. Try to give the old fashion fairing a new look and make it slim at all costs.
Dec 08, 2012, 05:41 PM
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Its about time for some more super slow motion vids !!
Mar 06, 2013, 09:04 AM
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Another year! We've just finished our 9th R/C Motorcycle Funday on 24 mar.

This year we were running on a new track ..but still the old bike
Mar 06, 2013, 12:23 PM
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Im not a street guy but very cool seeing racing with no crash bars and realistic rider movements. Lots of new videos at bighead's youtube channel. (Including a slow motion video from 2012 for you Steve Bisco if you hadnt seen it.) http://www.youtube.com/user/bighead1113?feature=watch
Mar 06, 2013, 01:51 PM
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I just love to see all these bikes together and being raced like they should, just awesome....
Please show us more and tell us about all the mods you guys have done to the bikes.
I'm trying to build a hor that runs like yours and up until now i haven't driven because of the weather here, i built it with venom inserts and tires (V1).

I've tried to do the insert mod but could not find a o-ring in the right size, so i built the front tire
just like the gpv-1 insert and tire only.
Mar 06, 2013, 04:10 PM
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M3, Did you see the "kyosho no crash bars" thread for tips? https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show....php?t=1563117
Mar 06, 2013, 05:10 PM
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That's awsome... I love these bikes...

That's it... I'm moving to Hong Kong now...


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