Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - technology - remote-control - car http://www.instructables.com Sat, 25 Oct 2014 12:28:46 PDT BLOX v1.01 solar powered brushless RC car http://www.instructables.com/id/solar-powered-brushless-RC-car/
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:33:33 PDT
DIY RC car individual wheel drive http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-RC-car-individual-wheel-drive/
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:03:08 PDT
convert rc buggy to drift car http://www.instructables.com/id/covert-rc-buggy-to-drift-car/
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 21:44:59 PDT
Drone Style Rc http://www.instructables.com/id/Drone-Style-Rc/
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Sat, 15 Mar 2014 11:13:27 PDT
Rc Car Boost http://www.instructables.com/id/Rc-Car-Boost/
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Tue, 17 Dec 2013 09:59:21 PST
GoPro RC Car Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPro-RC-Car-Mount/
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Mon, 2 Dec 2013 15:58:56 PST
Converting an old RC car to brushless http://www.instructables.com/id/Converting-an-old-RC-car-to-brushlesspartially-com/
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Tue, 10 Sep 2013 15:23:11 PDT
Quick and easy RC car fuel tank repair in 10 minutes. http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-easy-RC-car-fuel-tank-repair-in-10-minut/
Quick and easy RC car fuel tank repair in 10 minutes. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/U7SI/HLA23D34/FPMU7SIHLA23D34.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/U7SI/HLA23D34/FPMU7SIHLA23D34.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/U7SI/HLA23D34/FPMU7SIHLA23D34.SMALL.jpg David97 Hi, in this instructable I will show you how to repair your rc car fuel tank. This will work on small cracks in the tank. I will be repairing the tank for my P190 rally car.the repair should be strong and permanent and only take a few minutes to do. Things needed. You will need.  1.) A cracked/da...
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Mon, 9 Sep 2013 00:22:29 PDT
Fixing Car Remote Key Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-Car-Remote-Key-Ring/
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Wed, 28 Aug 2013 20:37:07 PDT
RC Hovercraft Everyone Can Build! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hovercraft-Everyone-Can-Build/
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Sat, 29 Jun 2013 01:30:11 PDT
CARduino - Arduino-Powered, LabVIEW-Controlled Vehicle http://www.instructables.com/id/CARduino-Arduino-Powered-LabVIEW-Controlled-Veh/
CARduino - Arduino-Powered, LabVIEW-Controlled Vehicle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/WUR6/HHS9VJ8N/FB5WUR6HHS9VJ8N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/WUR6/HHS9VJ8N/FB5WUR6HHS9VJ8N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/WUR6/HHS9VJ8N/FB5WUR6HHS9VJ8N.SMALL.jpg MdP1632 The CARduino is a remote-operated vehicle which is controlled by a controller attached to a computer running LabVIEW. The vehicle is powered by the Arduino, and can be expanded upon through the addition of sensors or other devices. Using LabVIEW, one can easily modify the controller program and expa...
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Fri, 14 Jun 2013 14:56:47 PDT
Wireless Air Horn http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Air-Horn/
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Fri, 15 Mar 2013 17:30:38 PDT
How to make a scale looking Interior in a 1/10 scale rc car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-scale-looking-Interior-in-a-110-sca/
How to make a scale looking Interior in a 1/10 scale rc car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/CSSU/H2WEWVV9/FYMCSSUH2WEWVV9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/CSSU/H2WEWVV9/FYMCSSUH2WEWVV9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/CSSU/H2WEWVV9/FYMCSSUH2WEWVV9.SMALL.jpg Z0M8I3 Hello, I will be showing how to make a semi-realistic interior in an rc car as the title says. In this instructable The reason for doing something like this can vary and be helpful with miniatures in photography/videos to give a more real look to a scene. It's also a great way to showcase your favor...
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Thu, 7 Jun 2012 21:01:49 PDT
The Complete Guide to RC Electronics http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Complete-Guide-to-RC-Electronics/
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Tue, 15 May 2012 21:10:18 PDT
How to make a trailer for a boat/truck/car/other for a RC Car/truck http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-trailer-for-a-boattruckcarother-f/
How to make a trailer for a boat/truck/car/other for a RC Car/truck - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/DY16/H0OJ2G8X/FUGDY16H0OJ2G8X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/DY16/H0OJ2G8X/FUGDY16H0OJ2G8X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/DY16/H0OJ2G8X/FUGDY16H0OJ2G8X.SMALL.jpg woodstockbirdy We will be building a  trailer for a boat/truck/car/other for a RC Car/truck.  This project is really easy and should take less than an hour if you know what your doing. Materials • Corrugated plastic • Large, old toy cars, preferably with suspension. • Rc boat or truck (depending on what you wan...
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Sat, 7 Apr 2012 18:46:49 PDT
Arduino assisted RC Truck/Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-assisted-RC-TruckCar/
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Thu, 19 Jan 2012 10:50:14 PST
Make a RC boat from old RC car http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-RC-boat-from-old-RC-car/
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Fri, 25 Nov 2011 12:35:37 PST
The Fan-Pushed R/C Cart a.k.a. The Computer Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Fan-Pushed-RC-Cart-aka-The-Computer-Cart/
The Fan-Pushed R/C Cart a.k.a. The Computer Cart - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/XO54/GTGCQDVE/F26XO54GTGCQDVE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/XO54/GTGCQDVE/F26XO54GTGCQDVE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/XO54/GTGCQDVE/F26XO54GTGCQDVE.SMALL.jpg aeronut01 I've decided to do something different and am actually telling you, the viewer, now that this is a work in progress. As I write this, the cart is still being perfected. Also this is a video documentary, with the "steps" being the different versions explained both in video and text, and running foot...
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Thu, 13 Oct 2011 20:13:12 PDT
RC Body http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Body/
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Fri, 22 Jul 2011 15:16:39 PDT
Build yourself a RC car (UPDATED) http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-yourself-a-RC-car/
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Sun, 10 Jul 2011 11:27:20 PDT
How to build a Mini Nitro RC http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-Mini-Nitro-RC/
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Sun, 19 Jun 2011 02:56:23 PDT
Android RC Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-RC-Car/
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Fri, 17 Jun 2011 06:17:54 PDT
Transform a cheap RC Transmitter with Custom Firmware http://www.instructables.com/id/Transform-a-cheap-RC-Transmitter-with-Custom-Firmw/
Transform a cheap RC Transmitter with Custom Firmware - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/CHF0/GOHMB91R/FMZCHF0GOHMB91R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/CHF0/GOHMB91R/FMZCHF0GOHMB91R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/CHF0/GOHMB91R/FMZCHF0GOHMB91R.SMALL.jpg hivoltage The Turnigy 9x is a cheap Chinese radio transmitter widely sold by hobby king and other retailers under a variety of names. This is a computerized radio transmitter and is already a great deal for the price ($53 currently) and pretty capable if you can figure out how to use the stock firmware. The m...
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Tue, 7 Jun 2011 12:52:59 PDT
Rc crest car http://www.instructables.com/id/Rc-crest-car/
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Fri, 31 Dec 2010 19:37:11 PST
RC Video Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Video-Camera/
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Sun, 3 Oct 2010 04:20:46 PDT
The LED Wheel (for RC cars) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-LED-Wheel-for-RC-cars/
The LED Wheel (for RC cars) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/GXPS/GE7LBMNC/F63GXPSGE7LBMNC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/GXPS/GE7LBMNC/F63GXPSGE7LBMNC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/GXPS/GE7LBMNC/F63GXPSGE7LBMNC.SMALL.jpg macphreak I have always loved lights in motion because the visual effects are awesome, LED's have made this project possible and fairly easy to make. So here I have setup  some rainbow LED's that have built in sequencers to create amazing wheels for RC cars. specifically for Drifters since their wheels are c...
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Sun, 19 Sep 2010 09:20:41 PDT
Replacing a Broken Button on Electronical Car Keys. http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-a-Broken-Button-on-Electronical-Car-Keys/
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Sat, 14 Aug 2010 07:24:58 PDT
valved pistons for RC car shocks http://www.instructables.com/id/valved-pistons-for-RC-car-shocks/
valved pistons for RC car shocks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/S9GH/G29ZFMJT/FY4S9GHG29ZFMJT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/S9GH/G29ZFMJT/FY4S9GHG29ZFMJT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/S9GH/G29ZFMJT/FY4S9GHG29ZFMJT.SMALL.jpg tobster9103 Here is a way to make a piston on any RC car hydraulic shock valved. The valve will open one way to open all the holes in the piston and close in the opposing direction to block some of the piston holes. This allows the shock to be stiffer one way and softer the other. It is very easy to do. Lets ge...
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Tue, 24 Nov 2009 17:02:23 PST
Foam Bumper for the RC18R http://www.instructables.com/id/Foam-Bumper-for-the-RC18R/
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Sat, 24 Oct 2009 20:01:38 PDT
The remote car that can go enywhere http://www.instructables.com/id/The-remote-car-that-can-go-enywhere/
The remote car that can go enywhere - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/M7KH/FWMNUM3V/FFZM7KHFWMNUM3V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/M7KH/FWMNUM3V/FFZM7KHFWMNUM3V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/M7KH/FWMNUM3V/FFZM7KHFWMNUM3V.SMALL.jpg vinit_johann This is a car that can go anywhere you want to it water,land and many more places!! to make this car the things that you will need are:- 1.a old car that has it motor of rear wheels and front turning motor 2.you need 2 of 9volt batteries 3.2 or 1 meter wire,that could be any wire bell wire,etc. ...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2009 09:35:02 PDT
Easy RC Car Controller Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-RC-Car-Controller-Mod/
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By: Mr.NHRA

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Wed, 20 May 2009 10:48:02 PDT
Make your RC cars shocks shorter for better handling at high speeds http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-RC-cars-shocks-shorter-for-better-handli/
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By: looking4ideas

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Mon, 4 May 2009 07:06:55 PDT
R/C Car/Truck Shock Maintenence http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-CarTruck-Shock-Maintenence/
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By: looking4ideas

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Sat, 2 May 2009 15:31:31 PDT
Engine Head Protector http://www.instructables.com/id/Engine-Head-Protector/
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By: looking4ideas

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Mon, 23 Mar 2009 07:10:42 PDT
Body Clip Pulls http://www.instructables.com/id/Body-Clip-Pulls/
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By: looking4ideas

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Sun, 22 Mar 2009 13:31:28 PDT
Nitro RC Cars http://www.instructables.com/id/Nitro-RC-Cars/
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Sat, 7 Mar 2009 14:55:56 PST
remote control car fan http://www.instructables.com/id/remote-control-car-fan/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2008 12:58:02 PST
Cool things to do with old rc car parts!!! #2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Cool-things-to-do-with-old-rc-car-parts-2/
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Sun, 8 Jun 2008 07:18:32 PDT
Extremely Easy L.E.D. Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Extremely-Easy-L.E.D.-Installation/
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Sat, 12 Jan 2008 17:39:26 PST
Using RC car parts as remote control http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-RC-car-parts-as-remote-control/
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Fri, 26 Oct 2007 08:46:31 PDT
Double the battery life of the DX3 Radio from Spektrum for under $20 http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-the-battery-life-of-the-DX3-Radio-from-Spek/
Double the battery life of the DX3 Radio from Spektrum for under $20 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/FOPG/F04FMX4F/F29FOPGF04FMX4F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/FOPG/F04FMX4F/F29FOPGF04FMX4F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/FOPG/F04FMX4F/F29FOPGF04FMX4F.SMALL.jpg Spokehedz I first got the idea for this over on the thread for the DX6/7 on RCGRoups.com forums. I run nitro cars, so I bought a DX3. I used the radio for a while, and my battery life was on the better side of most radios--but the DX7 owners were getting like 5-6 hours of runtime after the mod. Now that's wha...
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Thu, 5 Apr 2007 12:59:29 PDT
Hand Motion Controlled R/C Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Motion-Controlled-RC-Car/
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By: frank26080115

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Tue, 13 Feb 2007 16:38:07 PST