I am about to try a revo for the rear at least. ... 9 product ratings - JConcepts Axial SCX10 1979 Ford F250 Monster Truck Body w/Bumpers Clear JCO0305. This SCX10 is now ready to make a competitive hook. All hardware is included in the kit needed for the installation and works seamlessly. The STRC SCX10 Aluminum Chassis Lift Kit takes your ordinary SCX10 and makes it extraordinary! Quick and easy to install, no additional items are needed to complete the conversion. wouldnt they be too small. find a cheap wheely king chassis and go from there, why did you use jato shocks? When this product is available: this is the new axial monster truck conversion chassis the Axial SMT10 monster truck chassis and cage. Fresh off the tarmac from the 2015 No Limit RC Monster Truck World Finals held at Dennis Anderson’s Diggers Dungeon in Poplar North Carolina, John Schultz, Axial Ambassador, dropped off his custom built Deadbolt Monster Truck conversion at Axial HQ for a closer look. I also tightened up the slipper. You may notice in one of the pics above that those aren’t exactly the stock tires. Much like in the full size world, there is debate between r/c clubs on which tires should be legal. To install it you’ll need to remove the rear chassis brace and slide it in. For the bottom front links I used the recommended 96mm pair. Chassis: Must be a factory production chassis. I also added some red SSD scale locking hubs to put a cherry on top. Includes: Beast 2 Chassis Kit. In … Speaking of the class, here are the rules I’m adhering to. The wheels have a 12mm hex so they bolt right up to the SCX10 with no modification needed. Axial Monster Truck Skid Plate and Battery Capture Axial Monster Truck Skid Plate and Battery Capture (Green) Axial Servo Saver Assembly Flat Band Spring ... Robinson Racing 32P Gen 3 Slipper 56T for Axial SCX10 RPP Price: $29.99 . Here is the bottom view of the chassis lift kit lined up with the original chassis. All of these trucks are based off of the Axial Deadbolt. 19. I used some spare hardware and a steel S-hook to both make the desired 3″ off axle centerline rule and to be able to accommodate a variety of sled hook sizes. ... Rival Monster Truck (32) SC10 (33) SC10 4x4 (13) SC10.2 Factory Team (16) SC10B (21) SC10GT (13) SC18 (4) Start off by using the longer 106mm links on the bottom rear. Free shipping. to do it how i did it, all you need is a complete scx10 chassis, longer shocks if desired, and a drill. Wheels must fit in the body wheel openings. i think it was yeti rear based. It’s the main reason the genre is so popular today. Pulling trucks need weight boxes to counter balance the tremendous force being applied to the rear end by the sled. I nixed the stock green Deadbolt lexan for an Axial Ram Power Wagon (part #AX31132). But did you know the versatile SCX10 is also partly responsible for the surge in r/c pulling? No direct drives allowed. Weight: Maximum weight of 8lbs. By John Schultz. But did you know the versatile SCX10 is also partly responsible for the surge in r/c pulling? An Axial Aluminum Link Kit (part #AX30550) is integral to the project. Shop Team Raffee Co. #TRC/110601F Axial Scx10 Track Systems Conversion Kit For Snow & Mud Front for the Axial SCX10, now available on AsiaTees.com. In this article I’ll show you how to set the truck up for one of the hottest and most budget conscious classes in r/c pulling – Pro-Stock Truck. 1x RC4WD Leaf Spring Conversion Kit for Axial SCX-10 II; 12x Leaf Spring Shoulder Screws; 22x Nylock Nuts M3; 24x M3 x 8mm Steel Button Head Cap Screws Put a ziptie on the rear of your scaler and BAM – instant “street stock” puller. Budget-friendly Axial-based Monster Truck Build By AR on Oct 28, 2015. found it Axial Needs To Build This Solid Axle Monster Truck - RC Car Action 08-14-2015, 01:59 PM #7: hellbounder. This is a Leaf Spring conversion kit for Axial SCX10 II by RC4WD. its 10.5 inches tall how it sits With a couple of mods you can change your Deadbolt in to a Winning Monster truck too! The Axial SCX10 is the most popular scale 4×4 crawler of all time. It’s the main reason the genre is so popular today. $10.23. 11 ½” max width. Change your gearing, volt up/gear down! And, specifically, many builders are using Axial Racing AR60 axles and drivetrain components. How will it do? Almost gone . Only 2 left. STRC Axial SCX10 Short wheelbase Chassis Conversion kit (Green, limited) STA30502SG $39.99 CNC Machined Aluminum Cross Brace and Shock Mount Spacer kit for SCX10 (Black) Tires: Any scale 1.9″ tire or Tamiya TLT-1 tire legal. ZRD and Monster Truck Parts. I wanted something inspired by the legendary Bill “Maverick” Golden and his series of “Little Red Wagon” MOPAR drag vans. Free shipping. Posted by Doug in Axial, Featured Posts, Projects on Monday, March 23rd, 2015 at 4:11 pm. Some make it mandatory to use 1.9 scaling tires but others (like the group I’m about to pull with) allow actual pulling rubber. Tamiya TLT-1 tires and wheels are super popular since they look and act very close to 1:1 pulling tires. I’m using a Level3RC SCX10 hitch that I scored off eBay. Almost time to rumble! RC4WD Blazer. The custom lead John Deere style scale tractor weights, made by ace scale pulling company Sutton Motorsports, are 3 oz a piece. A drive line that includes universal joints is required. Very similar to modern era full size monster trucks, this chassis was developed for maximum strength and an extremely detailed appearance. © 2004-2021 Big Squid RC, Inc., all rights reserved. Maybe you are interested in taking it a step further? is installed where the stock bumper mount and front chassis brace would be. DIECAST MASTERS AMERICA WESTERN STAR 49X RTR DUMP TRUCK REVI…, Review - Losi LMT 1/10 Scale 4WD Son Uva Digger Monster Truc…, Mario Kart LIVE Home Circuit Unboxing and Review, Losi Mini-B Unboxing and First Bash Video, Reviews Done Quick – ARRMA Big Rock 4×4 VSX. wasnt there a show/artical on an axial based monster truck conversion? Here are a few shots of full size pro-stockers that I took last summer while out and about. It’s the main reason the genre is so popular today. You have to keep that front axle planted and making traction. (Brushed only) Battery: 2 cell Lipo or 6 cell NiMH. Next up is the weight bar. There’s a growing number of Axial-based monster trucks being built. Click here for more Axial news on BigSquidRC. These things make killer pro-stockers and are by far the most popular model you’ll see in this class. (2) RPP Price: $19.99 . I think he hit it out of the park! Axial SCX10 "Monster Kitty" build by Steve W. This is what happens when your little girl comes up to you and ask for her own rig. Billet Aluminum; Black Anodized Finish; Super Durable Steel Leaf Springs; Total Weight: 11.7 oz. In Stock! Wheelbase: 12 ¾” Max. Axial SCX10ii Honcho. 2 SCX10 III Flat Bottom Skid Plate Right $ 22.99. RC4WD Mojave II Body. It keeps the powertrain low. Since they are legal with this group it’s what I’m using. If you love your Axial SCX10 III but would rather it have a standard axle setup, your wish has been granted. In part 2 I’m detailing what parts I changed from the stock setup, offering initial testing impressions, and showing off what body I’m going to top the truck with. Axial went all out when designing the chassis and roll cage for the SMT10™ Grave Digger Monster Jam Truck. This actually seems to be the most popular choice for newer builds. Plastic links are a big no-no for pulling as they will easily bend under the stress causing all sorts of problems. Axial SCX10 III Parts. You can easily cut them to “sharpen” the tread for added traction when allowed. You need to remove the rear shocks completely and replace them with two of the included aluminum upper links. Hitch: 2 ½” Max Height. Body Mount System for RC4WD Blazer to Truck Conversion on Axial SCX10ii. You can leave the front top 3-link plastic because you’ll be using those metal links for something else. $42.20. center of rear axle to center of the front axle. The Pro-Stock classes in 1:1 pulling (both diesel and gas flavors) are a big crowd favorite due to the fact that the pieces of iron you see rumbling down the track are usually pretty good representations of the truck models you’d find on the street. for Axial RR10 Bomber 4WD; for Axial SCX-10; for Axial SCX10 II (#90046-47) for Axial SCX10 III; for Axial SMT10; for Axial Wraith 1.9; for Axial Wraith 2.2 & Ridgecrest; for Axial Yeti; for Axial Yeti XL; for Mini Quake; for Durango DNX408; for Element RC Enduro Sendero & Trailwalker; for HPI. Checkout Part 2! Due to the massive popularity and ease of modibility of trucks like the Axial SCX10, scale off-road clubs are starting to dabble in pulling just as quick as they can get their hands on a sled. Gone are the days when I wake up at 5am in the morning for a race day that last over 12 hours only to be on the track for less than 30 minutes of actually running time. Must be a minimum 3″ back from axle centerline. Pick up a HH 7t puller motor! The furthest point forward can be no more than 20” from the center of the rear axle. SMT10 DIY Backfire Header Set 1 ... Chassis Parts for Micro Shark Conversion JLU + C10 $ 19.03. i remember it being posted. This has spilled over into r/c, as it doesn’t take much to go from crawler to dedicated puller. I decided to see how hard it would be to convert an AX10 to an SCX10. The model that I’m using in particular for this project is an SCX10 Deadbolt that we had laying around the office, but the mods are pretty much the same no matter which Ready-to-Run version you choose. Otherwise you are shortchanging your run! Location: CoMo...Kickin it with Holmes Hobbies. SCX10 III Flat Bottom Skid Plate Left $ 22.99. This is why you must keep hitch height at the max allowed by rule. $49.99. You also have to have a consistent hitch height. The transformation was relatively simple by just changing out some hardware here and there. Before you can pull anything you’ll need a hitch. A pulling truck has to have the rear end completely locked to help transfer the weight of the truck and sled into maximum traction. Here’s a before and after shot of the Axial Deadbolt SCX10 chassis. / 333.5g; Includes. Axial Deadbolt Mega Truck Conversion: Part 2. This is why the majority of a 4×4 puller’s weight needs to be up front. It turns an Axial Wraith, Deadbolt, or Ridgecrest into a scale monster/mega truck by utilizing the stock axles, shocks, transmission, and other miscellaneous pieces. ... Black Center Drive Shaft Set of 2 For RC 1:10 Axial SCX10 D90 Honcho Crawler NEW. John Schultz’s Winning Deadbolt By Axial Staff on Jun 02, 2015. Add your Axial AR60 axles, an AX10 or Wraith trans, some 4" shocks, electronics, and some big boy tires/wheels and have the utimate monster truck! Battery must be concealed. Time to setup the rear. Axial SCX10 Pulling Truck Conversion: Part One The Axial SCX10 is the most popular scale 4×4 crawler of all time. Most of the stock AX10 M3 hardware can be used in the conversion to the more realistic SCX10 chassis. 13. Axial SCX10 Monster Truck Conversion, Deadbolt, Honcho, Dingo, Rubicon JK 1:10 Truck Laser cut in Aluminum 3mm with a brushed finish. The SCX10™ III Standard Axle Conversion Kit is designed for a 12.3" (313mm) wheelbase but supports all wheelbases, including 12" (305mm), 11.4" (290mm) and 13.9" (353mm). Two screws and locknuts in the old brace holes were added to assure it cannot slide out. $14.61. which is what that looks like. 4. Axial SCX-10 owners no longer have to DIY their rigs to run on sand or snow - not when we now have our new Snow & Sandmobile Conversion for your 1/10 Axial SCX-10's available. I then made the back top links to my desired length by using the combination of spacers that you can see in a pic below. Specs. Must be fixed. Now that’s what I’m talking about! The truck is now at competition weight (much more on this during part 2 of this series), I’ve painted the weight rack, cinched down the shocks to support all the weight on the front and added a Deans battery connector. Rock Crawler . Let’s start the conversion shall we? From Axial: For crawling enthusiasts eager to give SCX10™ III vehicles maximum scale accuracy, Axial® offers a straight axle kit that includes everything you need to convert the Portal Axle SCX10™ III to Standard Axle. CNC Machined Aluminum Low CG "Izilla" Monster Truck Racing Chassis for Axial Wraith (BK-R) Limited STA80074BKR $89.99: CNC Machined Aluminum Low CG "Izilla" Monster Truck Racing Chassis for Axial Wraith (BK-S) STA80074BKS $99.99: CNC Machined Aluminum Low CG "Izilla" Monster Truck Racing Chassis for Axial Wraith (G-G) STA80074GG $99.99 Axial SCX10 Pulling Truck Conversion: Part One - Big Squid RC. The Axial SCX10 is the most popular scale 4×4 crawler of all time. Takes the Axial SCX10 monster truck conversion, Deadbolt, Honcho, dingo, Rubicon JK 1:10 truck and in. SCX10 Monster Kitty Front End One thing in building these rigs for my kids, durability is the number 1 priority. Big Squid RC, Basher Approved, and the Big Squid Logo are registered trademarks of Big Squid RC, Inc. All other trademarks and copyrights are the property of their respective owners. Dimensions: 24” max length. Axial has announced its Standard Axle Conversion Kit which allows both the 12.3″ and 13.9″ wheelbase SCX10 III to be converted from portal axles to traditional.. That will get you some speed. Other: This class will be for shaft drive trucks. $13.88. Big thanks must go, again, to Sutton Motorsports for laying down the paint. How to build a Winning Axial Deadbolt Monster truck! Details about Axial SMT10 with CPE Chassis Conversion See original listing. Convert Your AX10 to an SCX10 By Axial Staff on May 12, 2009. Nice build from the looks. High performance aluminum alloy billet machined hop-up parts for Axial SCX-10 to improve vehicle performance and durability. I have some parts from revo shafts lying around, but I just do not trust my dremel skills enough to cut up two yokes and drill another two. As you’ll also see in one of the pics below, I’ve adjusted the drop hitch and rear lock out bar positions to be right at the legal hitch height of 2.5″. With the increasing popularity of Mud/Mega Trucks and the lack of DIY conversion parts availability, STRC stepped up and created an all inclusive kit that takes dirty to another level. Any scale appearing body is allowed. not enough shock shaft. Now you're only a bolt-on away from taking your scale crawler over the snow, … The higher the hitch, the more mechanical advantage the vehicle has over the sled. Last week I started converting our stock Axial Deadbolt to a full blown mega/monster truck with help from a CPE Barbarian chassis. As you can see, the ST Racing Concepts chassis lift kit for the SCX10 does its job well. 2x Chassis Sides (select G10 or 7075 T6 Aluminum) 2x Cab Sides; 4x Pairs of 1/8" Thick Optional Shock Towers; 1x Machined Delrin Skid Plate; 1x Machined Electronics Tray Note – To see Part 1 of this build CLICK HERE. I’ll be hooking with the Central Illinois R/C Pullers and these are taken from their rulebook: Motor: Limit of one 27 Turn or higher motor. 6. honcho body and bumper with savage shocks savage shocks, newbright jk body, and 3 inch 1.55 tires. ... Axial Racing Monster Truck Body Post Set SMT10 AX31353. use t-maxx. All of the suspension is the same as the Axial Deadbolt besides adding some links and some option parts to help with durability. For added traction when allowed option parts to help transfer the weight of the truck and sled into traction... Monster Kitty front end One thing in building these rigs for my kids, is... 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