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Sheepo's Stable of Technic RC Cars


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#1 DLuders

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Posted 01 July 2010 - 02:12 PM

Want to make simple Lego cars that can be raced against each other?   :grin:   On his Brickshelf folder http://www.brickshel...ry.cgi?f=361329 , "Sheepo" has posted an impressive collection of Lego Technic RC cars.  Using various combination of Medium and XL Power Functions (PF) motors, he has raced these in the HispaLUG competition:

10 photos of "2XL-3" ( http://www.brickshel...ry.cgi?f=387840 ); uses two PF XL motors:
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10 photos of "4XL-P14" ( http://www.brickshel...ry.cgi?f=436643 ); uses four PF XL motors:
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7 photos of "Kart-P15" ( http://www.brickshel...ry.cgi?f=436644 ); "uses 2XL engines for transmission and M engine for steering, only 490gr weight" :
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9 photos of the "RC1-2XL-3" set of cars( http://www.brickshel...ry.cgi?f=369573 ); one car uses one Lego RC motor and the other one uses two PF XL motors:
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6 full-size photos of AUTOCENTER (Return-to-Center) STEERING -- "simple and very effective"   :thumbup:  ( http://www.brickshel...ry.cgi?f=361332 ); thumbnail images of the larger pictures appear below:
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#2 Jurgen Krooshoop

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Posted 01 July 2010 - 09:29 PM

Interesting creations (especially since I'm working on small RC-cars as well). The return-to-centre mechanism is something I definately must to try. Now what they need is a nice body around them.

Edited by Jurgen Krooshoop, 01 July 2010 - 09:30 PM.




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