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#1 kustomfab1

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Posted 25 August 2017 - 08:47 PM

I race at a couple of different local tracks that either use the PS4001, PS4002, or Hawk 7 motors, almost all 4" stamped steel chassis classes. What would you recommend as the best controller on the market for this? I don't foresee doing much more than this, maybe eventually some group 10-12. I currently use a difalco that I haven't had too many problems with, but looking for another one in case one has problems.

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Posted 25 August 2017 - 09:18 PM

You have a lot of options, some can be very expensive.  You have a difalco, but which model?  If you have an older 10 or 15 band model now, it is very INEXPENSIVE to upgrade it to a 30 band unit and have the flexibility of different plug-in modules to tune the controller to different motors and tracks.  Changing the module is very quick and helps get a car dialed in to a new track for the racing day.   I have modules from 78 - 154 that I use for my oval, flat track, and king races with similar motors.


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Posted 25 August 2017 - 09:18 PM

The DiFalco DD271 is terrific, and I'm a big fan of the 3rd Eye Hitman FET, especially on tighter, twisty tracks.

 

That said, you should probably ask your local raceway owners, or the top racers, at those tracks.


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Posted 25 August 2017 - 09:22 PM

Difalco or 3rd Eye. I never trust used electronic stuff unless I know the guy I'm buying it from. Buy it from your friendly local raceway.

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Posted 25 August 2017 - 09:38 PM

I currently have a 30 band that I bought last year, but I understand that they have made upgrades to the brake pods?


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Posted 26 August 2017 - 10:08 AM

DR-40 is what I use. The carsteen is also another one to check out.

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