vorteks

  1. SeaMan

    Alternative for stock Spektrum motor on Vorteks 4x4 3S BLX RTR

    Hi all! I'm looking for an alternative motor for my Vorteks 4x4 3S BLX RTR. Waiting on my third motor (spmxsm2000) with just 8-10 full batterypacks driven in total (the two motors together:rolleyes:) (!!) that's in back-order, under warranty fortunately:p Saw some useful posts on the forum...
  2. S

    Vorteks Newbie servo issue

    Hi! I bought a new servo (an srt dl5015) to replace the stock servo on my Vorteks after it died and I ran into an issue; when connecting the new servo the steering is reversed. The obvious solution, to flip the Reverse Steering switch on the remote works but *not with the AVC*, it takes off in...
  3. J

    Vorteks only turns left

    I am newbie, I bought a Vorteks 4x4 BLX used off of ebay. I drove it for 10 minutes and it stopped turning left. Today, I replaced the stock servo with a Savox SW-0321 and when I put the servo on a servo tested it works fine. Turns both directions, min and maxes look good. When I plug the servo...
  4. burgerking

    Big Rock Ok change of plans, I can get $50 off on ebay and typhon's are out of stock in Australia, what do I get?

    I can get either a Big Rock or a Vorteks for $475 AUD and am wondering what would be a better option, Thanks for any responses guys! :)
  5. icumpd

    Vorteks terrible battery run time on Vorteks

    I just recently purchased a Arrma Vorteks roughly 3 weeks ago. I also purchased Spektrum 5000mah 50c 3s lipo batteries 11.1V. Today I finally got the batteries and made my first run with it. After about 10 to maybe 15 minutes at the most the car slowed down and the remote said the battery was...
  6. Arrma Vorteks 3s

    Arrma Vorteks 3s

    First day out with the new Vorteks!
  7. Beastmode760

    Vorteks Help I broke my new vorteks

    So I was bashing and of course I broke the front arm. Does anyone know if I can replace it with big rock arms? I don't think the vorteks front arms are in stock yet. Thanks in advance
  8. S

    Vorteks Servo problems with my vorteks

    Hey guys my vorteks is having some problems the steering is really weird. When i turn the car on it is turning my wheels very fast while i am not doing anything. i wil incloud a video but i have tried to a just the trim but then my steering is of en when i turn the wheel left sometimes it is...
  9. W

    Looking for wheels with offset

    Im looking to get some different wheels and tires for my sons Vorteks. We need something that will work on our track better. Does anyone know the offset of the Vorteks wheels incase i find a good deal on used. I.e. associated, losi, kyosho......any other brands work? And if not do they make...
  10. R

    Vorteks Totally new Vorteks!

    Our sons brand new Vorteks BLs is now not working! New Christmas Day, has worked twice. The red and blue light is consistently on, stating that the reverse is active. Help! Cheers, Marina.
  11. rekim

    Vorteks 4000 kv 2 pole motor

    i bought a scratch and dent vorteks from tower a while back. it said the esc was burned, so i bought a new esc. i finally got around to putting it together and trying it out. it would cog out under power and the motor had a horrible smell and was really hot after about 30 seconds of driving. i...
  12. rekim

    Vorteks Vortek to Raider conversion

    is there a list of parts that can be used to convert the vortek to a raider?
  13. D

    questing for cheap wheels and tires

    whats up ya'll a new vorteks owner here, after a month of ownership and quite a bit of runtime on asphalt i had to get some new wheels and tires. I did have some initial confusion as to what tires would fit the stock vorteks wheels which i believe is a 1.9 wheel (still not sure really) i...
  14. Bigoso75

    Vorteks Old vorteks tranny vs new

    Hello to all. So im upgrading my Vorteks mega to brushless. Bought a 4 pole 3500kv motor with a 60amp esc and a 22t pinion/ 87t spur running on 2s lipo. So here's the question. After much research and endless reading it seems that the older Vorteks mega came with all composite gears (similar to...
  15. ssmiljanic

    STRC Rear Hexes

    Hey there, Just thought I would post a caution about these rear hexes. Switched out stock aluminum for STRC rear red hexes with STRC rear carriers. Lost 4 wheel nuts and stripped two tires. Took it all apart and switched back and forth btw stock and STRC hex, and STRC hex clearly binding on...
  16. Raffa

    Stadium Tuck body on LWB Chassis (Fury / Raider XL)

    Hey all, Has anyone had any luck or attempted with putting a Vorteks or granite style body (doesn't have to be Arrma) on their LWB chassis? I'm looking into getting the body posts for either the Granite or Vorteks and putting them on my Raider with a body that still keeps the open wheel style...
  17. Nietrijker

    Vorteks ESC blinking when connecting 3S LiPo

    Hi all, My Vorteks ESC is blinking blue when connecting an 11.1V 3S 4000mAh LiPo. A 7.2 NiMH is working fine, as well as a 7.4V 2S 4000mAh LiPo. No issues at all. Just the 11.1V one is giving me issues. I wonder if 11.1V is actually supported by the BLX ESC I'm having. It's the Arrma BLX80...
  18. SFCrawler

    ARRMA DAMAGE (warning disturbing images)

    Share your RC wrecks / damage pictures and videos here!
  19. Bassmaticmatt

    Vorteks Looking for aluminum Vorteks hop up parts.

    So I've seen videos for the Vorteks hop up aluminum parts but can't find them. I came across a thread where someone posted a link to a site that sells them but I can't seem to find it. It may have been in another forum. If anyone knows where I can find them or knows of Any aftermarket stuff that...
  20. Snoopyd

    Vorteks New to this

    I was just giving two RC but on both cars the axles AR broke off I would like to know where and how I can get tools to fix it can anyone point me in the right direction
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