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Feb 27, 2013, 11:55 PM
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New Zen Wheels Android App Works Great.

One of the two samsung galaxy note II phones I just installed it on gave me problems at first, but they were solved.
I had to reinstall, and mess with the wifi/bluetooth on off buttons a few times to get that phone to work.... suspecting interferance.

The app works great, just hope there are enough new android sales to help pay the programers to develop it further, and get all the other features that are in the iOS version!

I like being able to connect to the car INSIDE the app, unlike the iOS version, so hopefully more of this app will be superior to the iOS version as they continue to develop it.
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Feb 28, 2013, 12:26 AM
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Good News!
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Feb 28, 2013, 07:53 PM
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android app works for me as well on my Galaxy S3
Mar 01, 2013, 12:10 AM
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Originally Posted by ixion2010
On mine goes out after about 65 minutes, and j have some new cool upgrades parts that j made for it, photos and more info tomorow.

New chasis (in progres)
New wheels
New body
New painting

http://zapodaj.net/402edf0ab78d1.jpg.html

http://zapodaj.net/701c9cc780d9b.jpg.html

http://zapodaj.net/af07a5d27fc84.jpg.html

http://zapodaj.net/2deb4467ec0f9.jpg.html

http://zapodaj.net/fe78baec17dc5.jpg.html

Wow man! this is very inspiring! Way to Go!

That chassis looks badass!

I like that truck body too - I wanna look at it again. Very interesting!
Mar 03, 2013, 08:07 AM
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Can you give me access to the .apk file so I can sideload it on my Blackberry devices? I don't have access to Google Play.
Mar 03, 2013, 12:17 PM
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The chasis j am building wos not designed for plantraco zen wheels mainboard, j start making it some time ago, but j will try to move the towers and fit the mainboard, j found a seckond new body for the zen wheels.
Spec. 4 Wheels drive, 4 Wheels steering, adjustable suspencion.
It is done in 50% but work are gouing slowly becouse of my primery project, The mini tank.
Mini tak has problems with one of it's mainboards and j had to dissasamble it,
It's a 7 chanels 2,4Ghz and infra red, real micro cannon, firing micro bullets, tested fire range about 10 meters elecrical ignition, real micro rocket luncher firing 4 micro rockets, range 4 meters, two micro smoke grenade lunchers, range 1/2 meter, one weary strong SMD light, and laser pointer. Unfortunatly j do not have video of firing, j made one test only for now.





















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Mar 04, 2013, 05:43 PM
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New painting of my plantraco zen wheels











Mar 04, 2013, 06:09 PM
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Haha, looks great!
Mar 04, 2013, 08:14 PM
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More Body Ideas for Zen Wheels Hackers:

Mini Stompers!




The ones I have here in the photo, are the non powered versions from 1980's Happy Meals. Their wheel base is about 2mm or 3mm to long, but it is easier to lengthen the WB then shorten it!
Mar 04, 2013, 09:18 PM
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Good find

I need some bodies for mine. Not to mention off road tires
Mar 06, 2013, 12:56 PM
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If you are looking for off road tires, the best ones in my opinion are the tires from air hogs thunder trucks or windstorm trucks, weray good grip, the bodies from thous trucks are allsow weary good.





Mar 07, 2013, 09:49 AM
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Awsome

I'll try and find some thanks
Mar 07, 2013, 09:50 PM
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Know a place to buy just parts, like the idea tires?
Mar 08, 2013, 06:03 AM
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you have to buy pack

http://www.amazon.com/Air-Hogs-XS-Mo...m/B002M8PHEM/2
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Mar 12, 2013, 08:00 AM
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does anyone have problems with the steering? when j'm turning left or right servo can be locked and I can not turn, then I have to turn the steering wheel left and right to unblock servo, I do not know whether to blame the electronics or mechanics (gears), j don't wont to disasamble the micro car for now.


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