TpPartsRcXtremes - Granite ---> MegaGranite

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Some sneakpeak of my next building..

Carbon side chassiplates
Full wheelbase Fury or longer

Arms longer
CVD longer
Turnbuckles longer
New shocks

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@Unusual RC , me to..the stubaxles are very short on those cvds..but il solve it one way or another...workshop today
 

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To do list this day.

Fabricate front carbon shocktower in 2.5mm

Fabricate carbon side chassoe plates 2.0mm

Adjust front arm to fit ARRMA bulkhead ( 0.5mm sanding requires


Testmount the car
 

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To do list this day.

Fabricate front carbon shocktower in 2.5mm

Fabricate carbon side chassoe plates 2.0mm

Adjust front arm to fit ARRMA bulkhead ( 0.5mm sanding requires


Testmount the car
I had the same thing in mind! I envision it bending forward above the shocks and doubling as the front body mount that seems to be causing a lot of people trouble. I am just finishing up a carbon rear bumper/wheelie bar (tbr inspired) and can't decide whether to do a front bumper or the shock brace / body mount next. Maybe something will break and give me some direction. ;)

Please post up pics of this stuff once done; it is great to see what others are up to!
 

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@Dustin Mustangs thank you..here are some more pics

Granite Mega
Granite 1/10 6s
Stealth Raider 1/12

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To do list.

12mm hex
Servosaver
Electrical install
 
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1st hex done...3 to go. Will continue tomorow..

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So HEXes are messured, electronics dismounted from Stealth Raider..short break now, then back to fix HEX, install electronics and some shockoil adjustments...and last attach the last screws and outdrive sleeves...hope for a maiden run in a few houers
 

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So....finaly after many houers the car is done. Long story short...i had some FYRY sidechassis laying in the workshop, so messured up and started to cut..sand and dremel. Got a DESC210 So i took the front and rear suspension inc shocks ( tjat are state of the art)...just a little sanding on front arms and a direct fit...had to make a new CF tower..the rear end was abolt on..just some arm/axle spacer..habe not adjusted any oil or so..will do thtat this week. Motor is a super sheap SST 3000rpm 2pole with 3s LiPo.and a Hobbywing 80AWP..and a Savöx LP...Tires are Truck 2.2 Badlands on Nitrorustler rims..the hardest thing on this build was the hex...Crapy DURANGO 14mm..had to cut..with a carpetlnife to get them exakt 12mm..working real good.

Maiden run.

O...M..x...G..works like a sharm, good rear end grip, lots of steeeing..even on power..the long suspensionarms and shocks..are...a master combo on this chassi..it just feels like a light 1/8 scale car..just soaks up the bumps..

Next is to mod stock diff to take 4 planetgears inst of 2..

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So after some tuning The MegaGranite is up and running again...new heart in form of Hobbywing 4 pole 3400 motor.

The CVD from Durango DESC210 is slightly short so i talked to my friend who welds all day long...extended 3mm.been throttling hard on tarmac and gravel zero issiue
 

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New film..enjoy, what an awsome machine to drive

 

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So....finaly after many houers the car is done. Long story short...i had some FYRY sidechassis laying in the workshop, so messured up and started to cut..sand and dremel. Got a DESC210 So i took the front and rear suspension inc shocks ( tjat are state of the art)...just a little sanding on front arms and a direct fit...had to make a new CF tower..the rear end was abolt on..just some arm/axle spacer..habe not adjusted any oil or so..will do thtat this week. Motor is a super sheap SST 3000rpm 2pole with 3s LiPo.and a Hobbywing 80AWP..and a Savöx LP...Tires are Truck 2.2 Badlands on Nitrorustler rims..the hardest thing on this build was the hex...Crapy DURANGO 14mm..had to cut..with a carpetlnife to get them exakt 12mm..working real good.

Maiden run.

O...M..x...G..works like a sharm, good rear end grip, lots of steeeing..even on power..the long suspensionarms and shocks..are...a master combo on this chassi..it just feels like a light 1/8 scale car..just soaks up the bumps..

Next is to mod stock diff to take 4 planetgears inst of 2..

20150621_152302_zpsmwdxsczg.jpg

20150621_152311_zpszxeuzvuw.jpg

20150621_152431_zpsl7rqzv67.jpg

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Hey what a nice body you have! :cool:
 

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