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AXIAL Axial scx-10 TOYOTA hilift the second

Discussion in 'Scale Build Projects' started by Freddy, Mar 14, 2013.

  1. Freddy

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    A friend of mine asked me if i could build for him a Toyota like mine .
    This is my Toyota :
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    I said yes and started collecting parts , here's what have so far :
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    I already started to change the body for a better acces to the battery :
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    That is cool,it look's tough.
     
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    I'm a good friend..... Kind of :yaehamnotdurnk: Would you build me one?
     
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    Haha i can bud you have to wait there are 6 builds that i have to do first !! :yourkidding:
     
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    What? Not 6 yota hilux?
     
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    No i have to do this Toyota then a trailer , then a Tamiya Globeliner , then a King Hauler , then a Tamiya F-350 camper and then a Dakar rallye truck .
     
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    Your Toyota looks fantastic!! Love that banged up look.
    Squeeze in one to me too please. Pleeeeease. =)

    I only got one more project till I'm "free" now.
     
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    Haha thanks for the compliment .

    Here are the two brothers :
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    Fist thing to do , make a aluminium steering links :
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    aahhh!!! another awesome build on the way!!!
    SWEEEEEEEET!!!!!
    really looking forward to this Freddy!!!! love your builds bro! always a great insight to the building process!!!!
     
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    Subscribed to this thread!!! :yuush:
     
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    Today i made some more changes to the chassis .(more aluminium)
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    Now the body fits perfectly on the chassis .
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    Man! I love your 'Yota. Awesome details. It's great you are making something similar for your friend. Perfect excuse for another build thread, which I will surely follow along and watch closely!

    Your build threads blows my mind, Freddy! Thanks for sharing!

    :want:
     
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    dude you are a creator of total awesomeness!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
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    Thanks guys !!!!!

    Today Dimitry mounted the body on the chassis .
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    Now he has to fit the pushbahr to the chassis .
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    Some test setup .
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    Also did Dimitry some changes to the pushbar so now it fits on a Axial chassis .
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    It's coming nicely man! Sweet garage too! :)
     
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    The truck it looking sweet. Where did you order that body kit?
     
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    I need to know where you found those hood hinges. I am trying to do the same with my f350
     
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    They are from Hobbyking :
    Hatch Hinge 30x16mm (5pcs)

    Hatch Hinge 27x10.5mm (10pcs)

    It's a second hand from Tamiya i found it here in Holland .
    But look at Ebay :
    New Tamiya Bruiser / Hilux Hilift Front Body Part item no. 19335487 | eBay

    New Tamiya Bruiser Hilux Hilift Rear Body Bed Part Item no. 19335488 | eBay
     
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    Today i'm working on the hardtop , i want it to be strong enough so that when the car rolls over or falls down it has to stay intact .
    The compleet hardtop is made of 2 milimeter evergreen and glued together with two component glue .
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