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Tamiya Custom F1 racer by Brett Turnage

Here's something we don't see every day -- a customized Formula 1 car. Brett calls his chassis the RS-01. It employs Tamiya's F104 rear axle/differential assembly, complete with carbon fiber shafts. The f104 also supplies the motor mounts and carbon-reinforced front uprights. He installed 55mm shocks, but lengthened the fronts using 110mm shafts attached to 3x45mm turnbuckles. He 3D-printed his own scale rims and installed F104 rubber -- soft-compound in front, hard in back. Power...


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