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Old 11-11-2011, 05:05 AM   #41
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My son and I have recently gotten into nitro rc's. I've done most of my purchases on ebay and amazon. The comparison to the manufacturer prices is way less. I just bought a chassis ( sidewalk at full speed ) for $14.00 inluding shipping. The manufacturer wanted $18.00 + shipping.
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Old 06-11-2012, 05:03 AM   #42
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No good or even decent hobby stores here in the Killeen/ Fort Hood area. I have to suck it up and buy off the bay most of the time. Sometimes I get lucky at Hobby Lobby but not very often. The one hobby store we have here has the same problem damn near every one of them have that I have been in. Some fat guy sitting behind a counter wishing he were somewhere else doing something else. I dont believe these guys to be the owners but the owners are just as stupid for letting them chase off business. Here's an idea, hire someone who actually enjoys building a model, flying a RC plane, building and launching a model rocket, plays with model trains, or anything else remotely related to the items you are attempting to sell at your establishment.

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Old 06-11-2012, 05:16 AM   #43
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Dad's Toy Shop in Wapakoneta, Ohio is the best hobby store I ever seen and they have a lot of experience with almost everything. They sell everything form model trains cars die cast, remote control parts and service you name it they got it.

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Old 06-14-2012, 02:01 PM   #44
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lol those are kind of creepy.. especially the kids
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No good or even decent hobby stores here in the Killeen/ Fort Hood area. I have to suck it up and buy off the bay most of the time. Sometimes I get lucky at Hobby Lobby but not very often. The one hobby store we have here has the same problem damn near every one of them have that I have been in. Some fat guy sitting behind a counter wishing he were somewhere else doing something else. I dont believe these guys to be the owners but the owners are just as stupid for letting them chase off business. Here's an idea, hire someone who actually enjoys building a model, flying a RC plane, building and launching a model rocket, plays with model trains, or anything else remotely related to the items you are attempting to sell at your establishment.

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Old 12-22-2013, 11:30 AM   #47
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amain is great for the 1/8 scale buggies. Seems like everthing has gone back to elecrtric. Of course gas is the way to go for 1/5th scale.
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