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CD47-Bot
02-26-2003, 11:04 PM
[cdm-description=photo]15151[/cdm-description]

Gope
02-26-2003, 11:04 PM
Any reason why you choose a chain drive over gears? Generally gears would've given a smaller weight and a much smaller chance of failure.

pras870
02-26-2003, 11:25 PM
we're using gear reduction this year actually. all together there are 3 nylon gears in the drive train (saved a lot on weight thanks to the nylon).

Rickertsen2
02-27-2003, 11:40 AM
are those sprockets made of nylon? what exactly did u make out of nylon?

pras870
02-27-2003, 02:23 PM
the sprockets themselves are made out of nylon