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Need new motors? Grind a gearbox? Adding teeth to a pinion?
By Oakstone
#148747
Heya,

Two questions from a noob :)

Just got a Dune Racer that I'd like to move to 775's. It'd be my first motor replacement project. I know I can get the 775's from Amazon for about $30 CAD each, which is ok. Problem is I run into some fairly prohibitive shipping costs on things like the 16t 5mm 32p pinion gears I need.

1. Anyone know where the go-to place is for stuff in Canada?

2. Is the ML Toys "Brake Reduction Module" just a big power resistor? Thinking maybe a power potentiometer could give me adjustable braking strength for off-road vs. wet skids on pavement.

Cheers!


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