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Komodo xl 2.2 mudding truck

Discussion in 'Scale Build Projects' started by Crawler, Jun 21, 2012.

  1. Crawler

    Crawler Banned

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    Well my dad recently bought a Komodo xl and he didn't like it so he sold it to me for $50!! Lol so I'm going to be selling the electronics other than the reciever and radio cuz I'll waterproof that. I'll sell me and get a traxxas xl-5 and a 2075 servo. I will be making a mudding truck.
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    Thanks for following!!!!!
    I think I've been in the hobby now for 3 years exactly next month!!!!
    So I can say on August 20th will be 3 I think.
    So yaaaaaaaayyyyyy
     
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  2. Crawler

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    Can a mod correct muddying to mudding? Thx!!
     
  3. Azrayel74

    Azrayel74 Dr. Madness
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    Title fixed for you.. and looks like a fun project.. someday ill get around to a mud truck build... have about 3 other projects ahead of something like that though.. cant wait to see whatcha come up with..
     
  4. Crawler

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    Thanks man!! And I think it will be cool to make one.
     
  5. Crawler

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    ATM its at my Lhs having lockers put in it and after that I will sell the electronics and buy plastidip.
    I will get a 2075 and a xl-5 or a waterproof esc with drag brake
    If any1 knows a esc with drag brake that's good let me know what it is. Leave a link too.
    Thanx for following!!
     
  6. SPlat

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    Ya scored....What a nice dad ya got there! Looking forward to seeing how this turns out.
     
  7. AJrc123

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    Nice rigs man
     
  8. Crawler

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    Well time to get waterproof electronics!!!!
     
  9. Crawler

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    Haven't got the electronics yet but I'm going to be doing brushless!! A Velenion 3500kv a vxl3s a 2075 and a fly sky remote and receiver!
    So far I've done 1.55 tires on it.
    Who likes the body now??
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    Now when I get electronics and all I will be ready for mud!
    Thanks for following!
     
  10. Glongg

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    Nice brother! So that's what you spent that $50 on. :) good buy.
     
  11. Crawler

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    Haha yea man! It will be a fun mudder
     
  12. LetsGoMuddin

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    Kool truck Crawler!! a brushless system is going to be amazing!! will you use a different tranny tho?
     
  13. Crawler

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    Nope haha if I break something I'm going to be hammer down haha
     
  14. Scott1983

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    I've been having a blast with my brushless komodo xl
     
  15. ScaleBasher

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    awesome lookin rig! Ive often looked at the Komodo XL but still like the SCX10 better
     
  16. Crawler

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    Well last night I got really ticked off and did this
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    Let me know what you think of it!
    I like it lol
    More updates coming soon!!!
     
  17. Crawler

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    Got a chassis mounted servo!
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  18. LetsGoMuddin

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    Kool mods i really like the cms!!!
     
  19. Crawler

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    Thanks man! I need to do front springs now! Lol its a pain to do them though
    I might take my chassis part and send it out to be powder coated black idk though
    And when I get home I'm makIng rocksliders it will be cool!
    Updates tonight!!
    Thanks for looking!
     
  20. Crawler

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    Got sliders all cut out and being welded soon. Then I will paint and mount them
    Pictures soon!
    Stay tuned!