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This instructable will show you how to install a DBC/DBU IR battle system in a 1/16 RC tank!
1. 1/16 RC Tank (I will be using a Heng Long KV-1) 2. DBC (I will be using a DBC RC2HL) http://darkith.dyndns.org/~darkith/html/dbc.shtml 3. DBU This requires the most ...
With the tank on its side, remove screw holding battery hatch, unplug then remove battery. Next remove 6 screws from the bottom of the hull. Then remove 2 ...
Sorry for the blurry pictures! At this point I will desolder the 3 turret control wires and label them for easy identification later. Unscrew and remove the turret ...
Remove 6 screws holding turret together. Separate turret. Next is completely optional! Remove main gun elevation unit and airsoft unit.
Choose a good spot to mount your DBU that wont interfere with the turret components(This varies from model to model). I decided on the right rear of the ...
Next is mounting your IR LED! This is how you hit the enemy vehicle. Since i kept my airsoft function I am unable to install the IR LED ...
I will be removing the stock receiver and using my own 2.4ghz rx. If you use the stock receiver and radio refer to build guides at the beginning ...
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