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AE Nitro Chassis I.D. please..........

Old 05-31-2012, 09:37 PM
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Default AE Nitro Chassis I.D. please..........

I know it's AE, but what AE?? I bought three-plastic totes full of stuff and this was in there. It's never been ran, it's 10th, the springs are obivously wrong. Heck, the shocks don't even have oil in them.... Is it current, old, what???? I'm not a nitro-guy so I have no clue....Appreciate the help.



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Early RC10GT.
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^^^nailed it^^^
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Old 05-31-2012, 10:18 PM
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When you say early, how early??? Correct me if I'm wrong. I thought the first-gens had dog-bones??? This one has CV's...And believe me, the guy I bought this stuff from would not know the difference between a CVD and a bowl of cat food.........
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When you say early, how early??? Correct me if I'm wrong. I thought the first-gens had dog-bones??? This one has CV's...And believe me, the guy I bought this stuff from would not know the difference between a CVD and a bowl of cat food.........
they could have been updated to cvd's as you can still buy the sets brand new

http://www.amainhobbies.com/product_...ith-3-16-axles

and this is the very first version of the rc10gt that came out
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When you say early, how early??? Correct me if I'm wrong. I thought the first-gens had dog-bones??? This one has CV's...And believe me, the guy I bought this stuff from would not know the difference between a CVD and a bowl of cat food.........
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they could have been updated to cvd's as you can still buy the sets brand new

http://www.amainhobbies.com/product_...ith-3-16-axles

and this is the very first version of the rc10gt that came out
As rcduder posted, they're MIP CVD's. And MIP CVD's have been around for a looong time.

Yours is one of the earlier RC10GT's, but not the earliest. The earliest RC10GT's still had white plastics.. Yours is the last model of the tub-style chassis.
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Thanks for the help guys. So when would we date this thing, yearwise??? Reason I ask is I'm going to sell it and want to provide good info....
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I have no idea. I will say though, the blue engine mount and rear transmission brace are Trinity aftermarket pieces.
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Thanks for the help guys. So when would we date this thing, yearwise??? Reason I ask is I'm going to sell it and want to provide good info....
i would say go to rc10talk those guys are all about the older rc10 chassis or you could pm ruffy(thats his username as well) he was an associated team driver back when the rc10's were being raced he would be your best bet to finding out other then rc10talk
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I have no idea. I will say though, the blue engine mount and rear transmission brace are Trinity aftermarket pieces.
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i would say go to rc10talk those guys are all about the older rc10 chassis or you could pm ruffy(thats his username as well) he was an associated team driver back when the rc10's were being raced he would be your best bet to finding out other then rc10talk
O.K then we can say "I believe" it has Trinity brace and mount, and MIP CVDs.......Appreciate the input. E-Bay here she comes......
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That's a very clean GT tub chassis with many hopups, between 1995....2000 maybe

Exactly like this one -> http://www.rcten.com/threads/pics-of...-black-tub.43/
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