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Forum: Military Vehicles. 01-08-2018, 01:37 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 619
Posted By tc1cat
Re: ZIS 150 Complete Kit

Looks good. Now to make it to Lebanon to see it and all of the guys!! D*@#!@ doctor visits. 4 visits in 3 days takes all of the fun out of things!!
Forum: Fire and Rescue and Emergency Vehicles 12-17-2017, 08:08 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 17,041
Posted By tc1cat
Re: Old tired wrecker

Now it looks like a well used wrecker. Great job!!
Forum: Fire and Rescue and Emergency Vehicles 12-09-2017, 11:29 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 17,041
Posted By tc1cat
Re: Old tired wrecker

Are you going to paint the booms and lift frame? Truck looks great so far!!
Forum: Construction Companies & Worksites 11-27-2017, 11:11 AM
Replies: 336
Views: 13,210
Posted By tc1cat
Re: Skeeters contracting services

I really cannot praise the Sherline machines enough for a beginner. Easy to assemble and easy to use. This was my first small mill and lathe which I still have after 25 years of use. Both have been...
Forum: Construction Companies & Worksites 11-27-2017, 02:44 AM
Replies: 336
Views: 13,210
Posted By tc1cat
Re: Skeeters contracting services

Machine would be fine for light milling in plastic only or engraving. I would not use it for much of anything other than plastic. No telling what kind of bearings are in it. Milling machines need...
Forum: Electronics tech 11-03-2017, 11:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 397
Posted By tc1cat
Re: Graupner Radios, Hand held and Tray

Jim, Look for a battery upgrade for the Spektrums. I put a LiPo in one of mine and doubled the battery life. It was a plug and play. Used the same charger that came with the radio. Radio did all of...
Forum: Electronics tech 11-03-2017, 12:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 397
Posted By tc1cat
Re: Graupner Radios, Hand held and Tray

Jim, From running RC tanks, trucks and construction equipment, I would go with the Spektrum radios. While not a tray style radio, you cannot beat the price for what you get with the Spektrum versus...
Forum: Sound Systems tech 10-28-2017, 01:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,109
Posted By tc1cat
Re: Newbie totally lost

MFU does not have a LiPo cut-off BUT it does have a low voltage cut-off. It will start shutting down and restarting the truck when the battery gets too low to operate correctly. I have never had a...
Forum: Fire and Rescue and Emergency Vehicles 10-15-2017, 09:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,267
Posted By tc1cat
Re: 1972 AMC Matador - Police

What size lenses do you need? I have some red and amber lenses that fit 5mm LEDs that might work for you. Also have some clear lenses that might work for headlight lenses. Let me know what you need.
Forum: Highway Trucks and Trailers 10-14-2017, 07:52 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,518
Posted By tc1cat
Re: 6x6 Peterbilt 379 tractor build

No problem Frizzen. You are helping everyone here letting us see the pics.
Forum: Highway Trucks and Trailers 09-25-2017, 06:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,043
Posted By tc1cat
Re: First Semi build

Dean, There is a low voltage cutoff in the MFU but it is not specific for LiPos. The MFU will shut down and restart when the battery is low. This has happened to me with all of the batteries I have...
Forum: General Discussion 09-24-2017, 07:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 358
Posted By tc1cat
Re: Spammers!

I think that they just want to fill up our band width with junk. have not tried to click on any of their links. No need to try.
Forum: General Discussion 09-24-2017, 06:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 358
Posted By tc1cat
Spammers!

Sorry guys. I missed a few of the spammers today. They have been banned now. Might have to find a new way of finding them before I approve them for membership. Most have been from Vietnam but now...
Forum: Military Vehicles. 09-23-2017, 11:51 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,134
Posted By tc1cat
Re: FINALLY!!!!

Got the new ball-heads from Germany today. Thanks again, Peter. Going to try these before I try replacing all of the rod ends and possibly the rods to improve the steering. Need to get a motor and...
Forum: Construction News 09-21-2017, 10:12 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 6,427
Posted By tc1cat
Re: 1/14 Eagle Machinery Quarry dumper

It weighs in at over 200#:eek::eek::eek:
Forum: Military Vehicles. 09-21-2017, 12:03 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,134
Posted By tc1cat
Re: FINALLY!!!!

Thanks for the info Benny. Waiting on parts from Germany now. Decided that this vehicle is going to be more static than mobile. Real pain to take apart to change battery. Hoping to have finished by...
Forum: Construction Companies & Worksites 09-20-2017, 10:35 AM
Replies: 2,284
Views: 432,973
Posted By tc1cat
Re: Great Dane excavating co.

About how much machining time do you have in 1 axle? Your machining is outstanding!!
Forum: Central Plains Mini Truckers Club 09-18-2017, 08:57 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 10,287
Posted By tc1cat
Re: Lebanon Indiana "Back To The Fifties" festival Sept 15,16

The Larger Cat dozer is the RC4WD dozer. It is prebuilt with radio. Just add hyd. oil and battery.
Forum: Welcome New Members 09-18-2017, 02:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 465
Posted By tc1cat
Re: Hello From Dayton, Ohio

Very happy to see new faces at the show. Enjoyed watching you try to climb the rubber pile with your Beast II.
Forum: Military Vehicles. 09-13-2017, 01:15 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,134
Posted By tc1cat
Re: FINALLY!!!!

Close but much cheaper!! Not going for a heavily use vehicle or I would have found better ones.
Forum: Military Vehicles. 09-12-2017, 02:59 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,134
Posted By tc1cat
Re: FINALLY!!!!

Frissen,

Getting new ball heads from Xion.de. Hope they fit better than the original ones do. Might also try complete new ball ends if not satisfied with the ball heads. found some very...
Forum: Military Vehicles. 09-12-2017, 02:55 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,134
Posted By tc1cat
Re: FINALLY!!!!

First, I deleted my pics from Photobucket so can't see them with the google upgrade. Sorry!! The upgrade does work if the pics are still in photobucket and you are using google chrome. I tried it and...
Forum: Military Vehicles. 09-11-2017, 11:01 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,134
Posted By tc1cat
Re: FINALLY!!!!

Update!! I have no idea what I did but the side plates went easily today with no problems.????? Steering is still tight due to very tight ball ends on the tie rods. May have to order different kind...
Forum: Military Vehicles. 09-11-2017, 11:42 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,134
Posted By tc1cat
Re: FINALLY!!!!

Long time between building!! Got the drive line finished and turns easily by hand. Questions for you, Benny. Is your steering really tight-hard to move by hand? I even put bearings in the steering...
Forum: Tanks! 09-11-2017, 11:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 560
Posted By tc1cat
Re: Sherman Tank RC...

I agree. Nice pics and detailing.
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