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Default b6.2 arms and gear diff on B4.1

back after a few years of not driving rc cars spare parts for the b4.1/b4.2 has become very hard to get. So I have following questions:

1. Do b6.2 gullwing arms fit on my old b4.1/b4.2?
2. does the new b6.2 gear diff fit the old b4.1/b4.2 diff box?

Any help is highly appreciated

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back after a few years of not driving rc cars spare parts for the b4.1/b4.2 has become very hard to get. So I have following questions:

1. Do b6.2 gullwing arms fit on my old b4.1/b4.2?
2. does the new b6.2 gear diff fit the old b4.1/b4.2 diff box?

Any help is highly appreciated

Thanks,
Raimund
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back after a few years of not driving rc cars spare parts for the b4.1/b4.2 has become very hard to get. So I have following questions:

1. Do b6.2 gullwing arms fit on my old b4.1/b4.2?
2. does the new b6.2 gear diff fit the old b4.1/b4.2 diff box?

Any help is highly appreciated

Thanks,
Raimund
Isnt the B4 imperial? Guessing that may cause issues
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The b4 is imperial yes but the b4.1/2 has metric outdrives.

I’d have to actually try and fit those parts to a b4 to confirm if they fit. I’d say not at first but always worth a shot.
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Ok the arms kinda fit.
The hinge pins are a little slack and you’ll need to shim it out a little in and out.

I’m sorry I don’t have a gearbox to try a diff in but to run a b4.2 ball diff in a b6 you need a shim so I would assume it doesn’t fit the other way.
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Great informations and thank you very much Big G for checking in detail! So gullwing arms are the way to go on my old B4.1/2 mixture
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Arms aren't in particularly short supply, infact the UK distributor has some in stock
The B6 diff won't fit. (too wide)
There's a possibility that the b5 one may, but part supply isn't that plentiful on those either.
My advise would be to get some b4 parts for it and keep it original.
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