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Old 09-22-2001, 03:41 PM
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What do you think the best electic chasis is for around 300 dollars?
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Old 09-22-2001, 04:36 PM
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There arent very many touring chassis' that will run you $300. I think the xray is just above 300$US but the xray is one sweet machine.
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The TA04R is a very good car at under 300 dollars. It comes with many option parts and a SWEETTTT body. If you want to spend around 300 dollard, then the 414M would be an awesome car.
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thanks for the cars
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what companies make these cars including the x ray
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Here's all that I know, MR-4 TC Special edition, Associated TC3 Factory Team, I think the corally C4.1 is about 360, X-ray is about 320, HPI Pro 3 is about 220, Team Losi XXX-S is about 200...Take a look at the "best electric TC" poll that I posted, there is a list there. Basically, around 250 comes with some hopups, the MR-4 and TC3 FT I know both come with all the concievable hopups that the company makes, X-ray comes with everything, so does the C4.1

I have a MR-4 Special, converted from a Pro, and I think it rocks. There are alot of TC3s at my track too, and they always look fast. Seen a 414M, and heard it is hard to setup, but can be great, alot of people like the XXX-S, but I think it would cost alot of money as far as hopups go...

Depends alot of what you have parts support for.

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where can i buy the corally and the xrzy
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http://www.stormerhobbies.com for the X-ray, not sure for the corally.
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In here, you can get Yoke Special for around $230.
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You can get the Corally at SuperiorHobbies.com, I actually think the Corally is a little nicer. They are very similar in layout, but the Xray has proven to be rather hard to get parts for. I personally think all the cars out now are competition worthy. It just comes down to what car feels comfortable to you. If you like to hit boards a lot and your an agressive driver the TC3 may not be for you, but something like a HPI Pro 2 or a Kawada may be, they are both built like tanks. And the upside is that these cars sell for relatively cheap on ebay, etc.
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Get yourself a Seven Even 6.0 Pro, and then have it converted to X-Ray blades. Check out the RC Lab thread yourself, and take a look at a gorgeous car. It has all the Aluminum and Carbon fibre that you could want.


See the photos for yourself. http://www.rctech.net/forum/showthre...=&threadid=199

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That seven even 6.0 seems to be a pretty nice car. Its amazing that they can price it that low with all that aluminum on it.
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