First Monster truck

Discussion in 'Tube RC Monster Trucks' started by RaceAce701, Jul 19, 2010.

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  1. Jul 19, 2010 #1

    RaceAce701

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    hey guys iv been dabblying with crawlers and scale trucks as well as full sized cars for a wile now so now i wanted to have a go at a monster truck

    so here is what i have so far


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  2. Jul 19, 2010 #2

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    looking good so far for what i know,so how do you mount those shock bevels?
     
  3. Jul 19, 2010 #3

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    Nice start

    :tmb

    JR,any pics on yours ?

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  4. Jul 20, 2010 #4

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    side raild and main hoop done

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    All your builds are awesome.:tmb
    Can't wait to see this build finish.
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  8. Jul 21, 2010 #8

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    thanks

    hey im lookig for a clod donor well atleast axles wheels and tires
     
  9. Aug 9, 2010 #9

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    well got a bit more done but i still need some wheels and tires

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    :shk Perfect Alex,keep up ur amazing work .:tmb
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    Excellent work and I just read through the Arena Truck build and just wow, that looks freakin sweet! What became of that lil truck?
     
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    well the arena truck is awating some new yokes the mini crawler ones arent strong enough (blew up 6 with a 19t so i switched to a 27t) and the trx stampeed ones are to big

    any ideas anyone

    also i need to make some new dogbones and hadnt had time 2 go 2 my parents house and use the lathe to turn some new ones

    it is also for sale for the right price
     
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    WOW:shk thats a big guinea pig:laugh
    chassis looks good too by the way
     
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    -is this truck going to replicate any particular fullscale MT? I notice the front susp. setup you've chosen, is what Bearfoot #9 & 10, (racers), used, but also a few others too:tmb
     
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    :tmb looking all so awesome Alex :tmb
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    the guinea pigs name is Twitch :tong


    the chassis is loosly based off of the tube chassis bearfoot racer
     
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    progress has slowed a bit as i try to finish my pro arena truck, plan out and gather parts for my ultimate XJ Scaler, look for clod wheeels and tires, and try to get some TC carpet racing in


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    not the actual body but it will be a 72 chev and im thinkin of using the AM PM Boss colors

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    Alex its coming out amazing !
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