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Old 11-09-2012, 08:54 AM   #31
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I'm gonna guess 6.5-7.0 pounds RTR with a 2S lipo. Probably closer to the 7.0 mark.
Well, i hope you are wrong, but I have no idea. If that is the case, good luck making 10min mains in the summer heat of Houston.

I am however very optimistic that this truck will kick arse!
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Hmmm, I saw Matt practicing with his truck a couple of days before the Trackstar race. Truck looked really good on the track. I asked him if he was still running the Losi. He said "Yes". I think I was deceived.

Anyway, I hope it is closer to 6lbs than 7lbs when it comes out.
Yeah, we've been keeping it quiet for the last few weeks. We'll have more features and pics coming soon.
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Old 11-09-2012, 09:36 AM   #33
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How about a ballpark release date? I have a race in febuary 2013
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Yeah, we've been keeping it quiet for the last few weeks. We'll have more features and pics coming soon.
Ill trade ya my Buggy kit that I havent started yet for the SCT lol...

Cant wait to see what this is gonna look like...we have 3 tracks very close to me that race SCTs, and the No Limit RC series races 4x4 now
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Old 11-09-2012, 10:18 AM   #35
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Wow!!! Cant wait for this one, btw pleeaaasseeee no belt drives or slipper clutches
No belts, no slipper clutches.
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This thing is raising the bar for the 4x4 SC class!

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No belts, no slipper clutches.


Might have to convince my wife I "need" to get one of these to go with my EB48....
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are the diffs the same as the EB48?

being as you guys are kinda diving into 1/10, is a Tekno 2wd something out of the question?

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Wow looks super beefy


Where did u find that photo anyway
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dammit. My buddy got an EB48 and I got to check it out first hand ... I want one!

Now you make this ...

I guess its back to macaroni's for awhile instead of steak

Now the question is, WHEN!
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WOOHOOOO! Yah Tekno!

Can't wait!!!
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are the diffs the same as the EB48?
Some of the basics:
The SCT410 will share about 75-80% of the parts from the EB48 (diffs too). That means there are already spares on the market and there are already a load of options available before it gets released.

People have been clamoring for an SCT with true 1/8th scale roots and we have answered the call. But we didn't phone it in. There are a lot of newly designed parts on the car to replace some of the heavier 1/8th scale parts and keep the weight down.

In full trim (all bumpers, side guards, with a big 6400mah 2s battery) the truck is ~6.7lbs. With optional parts and a shorty pack, it's a couple ounces over the minimum at around ~5.7lb with room to possibly go even lower. We'll have a very simple how-to video explaining how we got the weight so low.

For indoor use we've found lighter is better. For outdoor tracks that are rougher, the truck feels better when it's a little heavier. The good part is that you can tailor it to just about any situation.

As far as durability, normally we're pretty modest, but we think it's the most durable truck on the market - hands down. Handling is consistent and can be tuned to suit different driving styles. Hard anodized 16mm shocks anyone?
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nice. looking forward to pics, details, etc.

By the way, have you had any push back from place that are running the no conversions rule?

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nice. looking forward to pics, details, etc.

By the way, have you had any push back from place that are running the no conversions rule?

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This is not a conversion. It's legal width, length, weight. It is a new kit. It uses 12mm SC wheels and 4mm wheel nuts just like every other SC 4x4 .
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nice. Looking forward to pics.
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