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Jul 30, 2010, 07:06 PM
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Jul 30, 2010, 07:24 PM
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Dont Thunder Tiger do an alloy option spoke wheel centre
yeah i designed some alloy spokes. these also come with bolt-on wheel weights (looks like additional brake discs) so you have the option of running your wheels heavier for more gyro effect. could come in handy on wet slippery surfaces.
Jul 30, 2010, 07:40 PM
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Torrance, just wonder why you left Thunder Tiger ?? as this bike seems like it is going take the world by storm, looking forward to the world champs !
Jul 31, 2010, 12:15 AM
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Torrance, just wonder why you left Thunder Tiger ?? as this bike seems like it is going take the world by storm, looking forward to the world champs !
He's sort of back with them... he works for Associated Electrics now (AE) and they own Thunder Tiger
Jul 31, 2010, 12:27 AM
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he works for Associated Electrics now (AE) and they own Thunder Tiger
I thought it was the other way around?
Jul 31, 2010, 12:33 AM
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That's what I was thinking after I wrote that... LOL... either way... Torrance isn't too far from his "home" at Thunder Tiger
Aug 01, 2010, 10:34 AM
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Sb-5


hi
can the present SB-5 take a nitro motor, i just saw a test of an SB-5 with what i think was a nitro version, or are we all soon to see and SB-5 Nitro version shortly.
Either way your comments appreciated
Aug 01, 2010, 03:24 PM
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hi
can the present SB-5 take a nitro motor, i just saw a test of an SB-5 with what i think was a nitro version, or are we all soon to see and SB-5 Nitro version shortly.
Either way your comments appreciated
the SB-5 as it currently sits won't take a nitro motor. i will take a fair bit of re-engineering to fit a nitro drivetrain in there.
Aug 02, 2010, 12:04 AM
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i will take a fair bit of re-engineering to fit a nitro drivetrain in there.
So does that mean you're working on it? Or did you just drop a 't' there?
Aug 02, 2010, 01:18 AM
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So does that mean you're working on it? Or did you just drop a 't' there?
i'm not working on it.
Aug 03, 2010, 08:31 AM
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Question? does the front brake come with brake pads, also the disk seems to almost come off the post for the rim. How far are you supposed to push the post into the holes provided on the the rim.
Aug 03, 2010, 10:54 AM
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Question? does the front brake come with brake pads, also the disk seems to almost come off the post for the rim. How far are you supposed to push the post into the holes provided on the the rim.
the design uses metal pads with a carbon disk. the metal pads should be included in the brake kit. there's no brake lining if that's what you're looking for.

the pins are supposed to be pushed all the way to the bottom. yes the floating disk at times seems to almost come off the post but that's normal unless the factory packaged the wrong length pins. the pins should be about 13.8mm long.
Aug 06, 2010, 02:16 PM
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Question? does the front brake come with brake pads, also the disk seems to almost come off the post for the rim. How far are you supposed to push the post into the holes provided on the the rim.
hey.. at least you got one
Aug 08, 2010, 05:28 PM
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Yes and here it is:
Aug 09, 2010, 12:09 AM
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Yes and here it is:
Dam you... Lol


Enough sponsors? What happened to team colors? Looks great though


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