Ride of the month winner May 2012
Well it went down to the wire but brianpage took the win in this months Ride of the Month
thanks to all the entries and voters it was a close one... i did talk to Brian about his truck and this is what he had to say
Thank you all who voted and the other members in the may 2012 ROM...Some Great trucks!!!
Also i wanted to thank Cow R/C for sponsoring the ROM , and thanks for the welcome to this great site!!
I am an old school guy who was into clods back in early 1992 and got hooked on them!! This truck has always been my "main" truck,i have had numerous chassis set ups and in 1995,got this newly designed bennett clod a lever from larry after taking 6th place at the world's..he wanted me to "update" my old chassis...so i decided to modify it some and do my own setup,mainly remving the sway bars and the front canilever arms and run traditional shocks instead.It ran great like this and i like the look better to simulate a "real" monster truck..
Parts are as follows....
Bennett Clod A Lever 2 Chassis with Stainless 4 Link bars and Steering links.
JPS gear and axle tubes and knuckles
Astroflight motors 6 turn single
Stock gears and axles in the front,Sassy Chassis straight axles in the back.Thorpe Ball Differintials front and rear.10 tooth pinions
Aristrocraft tires,shaved and stock tamiya wheels,Has ben updated with RC4WD Rumble Tires and Beadlock Rims
Futaba 3204 Metal gear servo,custom mounting bracket.
Novak 6-10 esc,Futaba fm receiver,Litespeed silver connectors and 12 Gauge Dragonwire.I used 10 "1/2" 2000mah Cells.
Kyosho 4" Plastic Shocks
Parma 1995 Dodge Body with Proform Pro Mod Wing..I wanted something Different!! Mounts are Lexan and velcro.
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