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Old 12-10-2004, 05:58   #1 (permalink)
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Whoa... Check out the size of this!

I was looking at R/C cars on ebay and came across this... I know what i want for christmas this year

http://cgi.ebay.com.au/ws/eBayISAPI....ayphotohosting
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Old 12-10-2004, 07:48   #2 (permalink)
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Re: Whoa... Check out the size of this!

They look pretty good. Price is great to but as soon as i saw it I thought the item is probably cheap crap.
What's the deal with postage.. Bit weird (and expensive

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If they post from Brisbane why don't they send the Bris ones from there instead of Sydney.(rhetorical question, no answers required).
On second thought, they probably do but still charge $80 for postage..
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yeah I did not notice that but it's a good point. If the RRP is correct i'd say it's not exactly cheap crap but true there's probably better quality ones in hobby shops but i've never seen any that big before...
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its battery powered. would last 5 minutes before it ran out of charge.
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yeah the hobby shop ones would be better as they are proper models, these are more toys, but i bid on one a bit back, got outbid, but they would be a great fun car to drive thats for sure : )

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Looks pretty cool, wonder how it goes
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wonder how it goes
like a Zyrtec?

Seriously, thats a cool scale for an R/C
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I reckon you'd dyno the thing! How rwkw do u reckon she'd get?
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Plastic crap !!!! You can get the same size, aluminium bodie and full suspention with an 18cc nitro motor from the states for $800 US ($1500 AU) and is able to get up to 85km/h
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Yeah of course they'd be better... their RRP is 3 times as much than those on ebay

$1500 is a hell of a lot but you'd have alot of fun with it that's for sure
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