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Old 07-26-2003, 23:52   #1 (permalink)
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BA Remote Control cars ?

Has anyone seen a BA remote control car yet ? The ones with the glow engines not the battery ones.

I've seen the Lowndes AU one for around $600 bucks, but I really want a BA !
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Old 07-27-2003, 01:50   #2 (permalink)
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Re: BA Remote Control cars ?

Apparently they will be releasing FPV models this year including the Pursuit.

These guys should be doing them http://www.modelengines.com.au/frames.htm
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Old 07-27-2003, 01:55   #3 (permalink)
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i want one of those xr8 utes! :D about the only BA XR i can afford for a while :/
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Old 07-27-2003, 03:15   #4 (permalink)
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Re: BA Remote Control cars ?

BA R/C..... I'm still hunting for an EB shell..... I know they were made but can't find them anywhere only EF and AU

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Re: BA Remote Control cars ?

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Apparently they will be releasing FPV models this year including the Pursuit.

These guys should be doing them http://www.modelengines.com.au/frames.htm
some pics i found on their website:

http://www.modelengines.com.au/XR8-ute1lge.jpg

http://www.modelengines.com.au/XR8-ute2-lge.jpg

http://www.modelengines.com.au/Ford-Race-side-gal.jpg

and some holdens:

http://www.modelengines.com.au/HRTside-lge.jpg

http://www.modelengines.com.au/bv1coupe3gal.jpg

http://www.modelengines.com.au/bv1coupesidegal.jpg


can't say i like the detail of the front of these cars, but that's me just being overly picky
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They look awesome, expecially the ford ute.

Agree on the front styling though, could be better IMO.

Hopefully I can get them to fit on my chasis.
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Re: BA Remote Control cars ?

Stealth00 what chassis do you have ? I wouldn't mind the BA Ute but its belt driven, and I'm really not too fond on the belt driven... So I was going to maybe get a Tamiya and see if I adapt the shell onto it like you said.

Reckon its possible ?
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I have a "MEGA" 4WD shaft-drivn electric car by Smartech, Model Engines are the distributors of smartech. This is a great chassis to start with, can be tuned and fully rubuildable. Also being locally made and new to the market parts are easy to get hold off at a good price.

It's awesome fun and very fast for a stock car!! :s6:
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Old 07-28-2003, 07:26   #9 (permalink)
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Re: BA Remote Control cars ?

Dont really like the look of the ute, hopefully the front end of the race car looks better as i wanna change from my skyline shell.

Its on a Tamiya TG10-MK1 chassis
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Re: BA Remote Control cars ?

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BA R/C..... I'm still hunting for an EB shell..... I know they were made but can't find them anywhere only EF and AU

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Frewer used to make EB bodies, they are a NZ company if that helps any
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