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Offline pandknz

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Re: Torro Tiger II acoustic smoker
« Reply #15 on: September 20, 2018, 05:27:53 AM »
That is one nice looking tank, I like the tidiness of the electronic too, good work !!
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Offline Shorty54

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Re: Torro Tiger II acoustic smoker
« Reply #16 on: January 27, 2019, 12:38:48 PM »
Any more progress on files for the the 3D printed mounts for OP, RX, and TBS? 

Thanks,
Shad

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Offline johnnyvd

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Re: Torro Tiger II acoustic smoker
« Reply #17 on: February 05, 2019, 01:40:35 PM »
Any more progress on files for the the 3D printed mounts for OP, RX, and TBS? 

Hi Shad, Yes.. I now also have a full interior for the Torro Kingtiger AND the Tiger.. Shame the TCB is discontinued by Hobbyking.. But i still have plenty lying around!
I will scrape the files together and post them tomorrow!
* E-75 / E-100 PAK44 "monster" - in progress
* Sturmjagdtiger PAK44 - in progress
* pz.kpfw KV-2 754(r) - in progress
* T-34 88mm "Kurland Tiger" - in progress

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Offline Shorty54

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Re: Torro Tiger II acoustic smoker
« Reply #18 on: February 06, 2019, 12:46:53 PM »
Any more progress on files for the the 3D printed mounts for OP, RX, and TBS? 

Hi Shad, Yes.. I now also have a full interior for the Torro Kingtiger AND the Tiger.. Shame the TCB is discontinued by Hobbyking.. But i still have plenty lying around!
I will scrape the files together and post them tomorrow!

Sounds great! 

Yes, sad HK quit with the TCB.  Time to sharpen the soldering skills and reflow skills so one can assemble on their own.

Thanks,
Shad

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Offline johnnyvd

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Re: Torro Tiger II acoustic smoker
« Reply #19 on: February 18, 2019, 02:32:32 PM »
Not exactly "tomorrow" but better late than never! I recently got a lot of people asking about upgrading their Torro tanks to TCB board.. So i was quite busy lately..

Here one example of a Tiger 1 full metal from Torro/Taigen:



I had to modify the TCB mounting. The stick battery is quite a tight fit, but works nicely!

Smoker works like a charm:

And, as promised, my gift to the community! The STL files for both the Kingtiger and Tiger 1!
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TCB Benedini carrier.stl
(66.39 kB ~ Downloads: 59)
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TCB mount Kingtiger.stl
(339.54 kB ~ Downloads: 60)
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TCB mount Tiger1.stl
(220.49 kB ~ Downloads: 58)
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TCB Speaker housing.stl
(55.75 kB ~ Downloads: 54)
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TCB Speaker top plate.stl
(92.07 kB ~ Downloads: 54)
* E-75 / E-100 PAK44 "monster" - in progress
* Sturmjagdtiger PAK44 - in progress
* pz.kpfw KV-2 754(r) - in progress
* T-34 88mm "Kurland Tiger" - in progress

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Offline Shorty54

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Re: Torro Tiger II acoustic smoker
« Reply #20 on: February 20, 2019, 10:21:32 AM »
Outstanding!  I am excited to try and print some of this, (newbie 3d printer here)
If you ever build a TCB/TBS holder for a Sherman (Taigen, HL, Tamiya) let me know, I could use one of those too.

Thanks so much for sharing those STLs!

Enjoy,
Shad

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Offline johnnyvd

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Re: Torro Tiger II acoustic smoker
« Reply #21 on: February 21, 2019, 10:47:49 AM »
Outstanding!  I am excited to try and print some of this, (newbie 3d printer here)
If you ever build a TCB/TBS holder for a Sherman (Taigen, HL, Tamiya) let me know, I could use one of those too.

Thanks so much for sharing those STLs!

Enjoy,
Shad

You are welcome! I will be adding new holders for these models in time! I'm very curious about your builds and feedback!
* E-75 / E-100 PAK44 "monster" - in progress
* Sturmjagdtiger PAK44 - in progress
* pz.kpfw KV-2 754(r) - in progress
* T-34 88mm "Kurland Tiger" - in progress

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Offline Shorty54

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Re: Torro Tiger II acoustic smoker
« Reply #22 on: February 21, 2019, 05:22:11 PM »
Outstanding!  I am excited to try and print some of this, (newbie 3d printer here)
If you ever build a TCB/TBS holder for a Sherman (Taigen, HL, Tamiya) let me know, I could use one of those too.

Thanks so much for sharing those STLs!

Enjoy,
Shad

You are welcome! I will be adding new holders for these models in time! I'm very curious about your builds and feedback!

My builds are very very slow.  I get very little time to build.  My E8 is maybe 1/4 done and its been over a year since I started it.  I have the parts for a Firefly VC next to it patiently waiting also.  I am a rookie modeler and really slow at assembly and painting these things.  Ill keep at it though.  Real work takes most my time.

Thanks again,
Shad

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Offline Snipah

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Re: Torro Tiger II acoustic smoker
« Reply #23 on: March 07, 2019, 08:55:46 PM »
Great work and many thanks for sharing your STL files, much appreciated!

Cheers
Snipah
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Offline Lotuswins

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Re: Torro Tiger II acoustic smoker
« Reply #24 on: August 08, 2019, 09:51:18 PM »

I'm very intrigued about your success on the acoustic smoker.  How does it push out the smoke??  I understand that the speaker cone moves up and down, pushing the air in and out through the hole to the smoke chamber, but without a check valve in there somewhere, how can it push out the smoke??  Isn't the net displacement of air zero?

Just curious.....since I tried a poor attempt at making one, with obviously no success.  Yours looks great, and I'm now working on a KT too.....

jerry