For this Father’s Day we would like to introduce to you Malin and Bent Karlsen, one of the most recognized father and daughter teams in the Offroad racing scene!
A differential, or as it is commonly referred to as, a “diff“, is an aptly named assembly that exists to allow the driven wheels at each end of an axle to rotate at different speeds. This helps (and depending on the type of diff and the circumstances, hinders) in controlling the traction available to the model car as it attempts to divide the torque equally between the two wheels.
FF – Front Motor/Engine Front Drive
FF RC are fairly easy to control, but do not generally handle high speed very well. With more weight distribution forward, which makes them prone to understeer.
Answers for RC Car Trivia Quiz on rcMart Facebook Page:
- Nickola Tesla
- Masami Hirosaka
- Stick transmitter
- A boat (made by Tesla)
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The automaker using Nikola Tesla‘s (Inventor of Radio Control) first name just announced its first two electric vehicles. The Nikola one is still just a concept, but it has been estimated that the electric semi-truck has a range of up to 800 to 1200 miles on a single charge (You can go from Florida to New York on a single charge!) of its 320 kWh battery with only half the cost of the fuel needed to power a diesel engine given that distance. […]