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Converting savage xl to 1/5, w/mamba xlx

Discussion in 'RC Builds and Projects' started by geezer, Apr 11, 2017.

  1. geezer

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    Already started build i will post pictures soon
     
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    Cut out one of the tvp's working on the next one. Will be using the savage xl octane center differential shell. The nitro savage xl 3 speed gears are transferable except the two shafts, one is the drive shaft and the idler shaft.
     

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    Here is motor mount
     

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    Mamba xlx motor on motor mount, i will post more pictures with the TVP's attached.
     

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    20170505_203722.jpg here is the mamba xlx esc & steering servo installed onto custom plate
     
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    20170505_204518.jpg here it is both tvp are complete & parts assembled and installed. not finish have to tuck wires, make a radio box & two battery trays
     
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    Looking awesome geezer! Keep the pics coming.
     
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    Jam Racing 1 NPTB Monitor, Master of the known universe.... HPISF Staff

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    Thats gonna be HUGE, great fab work there geezer....
     
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    Nice clean work for sure. Great job.
     
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    Added battery trays, and radio box, still some small details to finish it. Major one is acquiring two batteries, would like to use two 4s, 50c, 5000mah. 20170507_170003.jpg
     
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    Just posted a running video on you tube do a search for mamba xlx Savage, mind you it is running 4s waiting to acquire another battery. Then I will post another video running on 8s
     
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