A few more tips added to Spyder SRX-2

For all tips go to the build page

After driving here are a few tips

1.) Some people me included have come across a problem with the small alloy washers that space the bearings out on the steering assembly, what you need to do is replace them with the following parts from the Serpent Cobra 811 Be http://www.serpent.com/product/600180 see diagram below.

washers for steering

 

2.) When adjusting kick up, do not forget to order the matching pivot pin braces to go with the inserts

20 degrees

30 degrees

pivot pin brace

Fitting Narrow Carpet tyres to Spyder front  wheels

I recently had my first experience on carpet with the Spyder and bought some Proline carpet tyres, these are narrow fit so you need to do some wheel cutting to make them fit correctly see images below: