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Old 03-10-2009, 04:42 PM
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K town hobby shops?

Looks like i m headed to kelowna tommorow morning.Where is a hobby shop that has a selection of crawler goodies?
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Old 03-10-2009, 04:44 PM
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Pretty sure there is an r/c shop on rutland rd near hwy 33 called hi octane,
never been just driven by
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Old 03-10-2009, 04:57 PM
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Pretty sure there is an r/c shop on rutland rd near hwy 33 called hi octane,
never been just driven by
yeah but if u dont know your shit, buddy treats you like shit and rips you off
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Old 03-10-2009, 05:01 PM
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yeah but if u dont know your shit, buddy treats you like shit and rips you off
better option?
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Old 03-10-2009, 06:37 PM
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kelowna speedway and hobby on '97 is good too
right across from the white spot by the parkinson rec centre (his shop is beside an oil change shop)
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Old 03-10-2009, 07:21 PM
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better option?

if u dont know much and wanna get into it, they should help, but dont...
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Old 03-10-2009, 07:40 PM
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pm jroc or durango,theys into that
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Ya go to Kelowna speedway and hobby. The guys at high octane will bend you over. Speedway is in the strip mall before spall on the right. Going towards vernon
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Old 03-10-2009, 08:51 PM
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i agree that rob at kelowna speed way is gooder ...and there is new peeps runnin high octane much better now they even have a rock course indoors now.
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Old 03-10-2009, 09:09 PM
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Thanks guys.I don't have a shop here so i have a list to take with me when i go in to town.
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Old 03-10-2009, 09:51 PM
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ya ron from hi octane is gone there are also new owners,i used to refuse to go there but its all good now at hi octane.
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yea, i got my crawler from there, good people and service now, but when ron was there.... terrible.

high octane is gooder now
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Old 03-11-2009, 07:25 PM
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Thanks guys.I went to high octane and that guy was really good.Kelowna hobbies not so much .
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kelowna speedway doesnt know much about cralwers.. atleast wen i talked to him.. and high octane wasn't the best wen i went there last.. lookin forward to the new owners....
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Old 03-11-2009, 07:58 PM
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I gotta load of stuff i needed (wanted) from high octain but he didnt have the ball ends i needed for the 4 link conversion so he sent me to Kelowna hobbies and they had no idea what i needed and i couldnt find it.The ones i bought are no fukin good to me so anybody got some they wanna throw in the mail?
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