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Oct 13, 2012, 05:27 PM
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ep1 harder gears available in small quanity.

I have a vendor making gear sets from phosphor bronze.if these gears turn out well.ill be getting a hand full of gear sets made.
Anyone intrested in a set of harder ep1 gears.
Sofar price will be around $30 shipped per set.
Phospor bronze is harder than brass.ill put up pics.

im testing a set today,machine quality is good on these.

left side is stock brass gears,right side are phosphor bronze.

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Oct 13, 2012, 05:52 PM
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I'd buy two or three sets.
Oct 15, 2012, 03:30 AM
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test went well,i have a total of 7 hard runs,27 turn motor,stock prop,2s lipo battery,20 mins per run...almost no wear on the gears.
considering you cant buy these gears anywhere....i think the price is more than fair.
in about 1-2 mths ill be taking orders for gears.my guy can handle 5 sets per mth at the moment.i just paid in advance for 4-5 sets.ill keep 1 set,sell the rest.
ill be honest....right now im paying $26 per set,selling for $30 a set.in 2 mths price will rise up to $35 per set...my cost.gear maker stated cheap price now because they are prototype gears.once gears are proven ....rise in price for production.

pic of gears after 7 hard runs,which included start and stops,plenty cavitation.

video of torture test.

Nov 24, 2012, 01:17 AM
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ive sold about a dozen sets sofar,all happy customers.i have 20 more sets on the way.
$36 per set shipped.
Last edited by igotit; Dec 06, 2012 at 09:59 PM.
Dec 06, 2012, 10:00 PM
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17 sets left,gears arrived today
May 04, 2013, 11:56 AM
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I have 6 sets left @ $36 per set shipped

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