Radikal bushing combos

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Radikal bushing combos

Postby Lawrence Kurtz » Wed Mar 03, 2010 3:09 am

Just received a front Radikal from another member. It looks to be set up with a clear and green. The green is too hard....right? What would be an alternate bushing for the inner? I have some white, orange and blue Khiro Barrels. Or do I need to stick with the Radikal bushing?
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Postby Joe Iacovelli » Wed Mar 03, 2010 3:58 am

First, knowing what you weigh is important, but yes, green is probabloy too hard in the front. You can try anything, but Rads originally shipped with green stims, they work. I imagine venoms and abec11 would work too.
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Postby Guillaume Saint-Criq » Wed Mar 03, 2010 10:15 am

white khiro barrels can work fine
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Postby Lawrence Kurtz » Wed Mar 03, 2010 2:57 pm

I weigh 170lbs. on my bennett I use a white outer barrel and orange inner barrel.

Its the rad I got from Brian. Sweet truck. Just gotta figure the whole thing out I guess..
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Postby Joe Iacovelli » Wed Mar 03, 2010 3:21 pm

Use anything you want, just keep the geometry the same. Radikals are not made to be tightened like a regular truck. Use the search function, read thru the Radikal forum under "truck mfg", or contact Ketih Hollien.
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Postby Lawrence Kurtz » Thu Mar 04, 2010 4:39 pm

The clear inner, white khiro outer seem to feel ok. wrenched up the rig last nite with the splitfire rear. I read some of the posts so I tried dewedging the rear 5-10 degrees from horizontal. Not sure if I wedged the front radikal too much. I have a 15 degree wedge there.
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