Tamiya TRF417X Reedy Race Edition Chassis Kit

Tamiya TRF417X Reedy Race Edition Chassis Kit
Tamiya TRF417X Reedy Race Edition Chassis Kit

Tamiya is soon to release a limited edition (200pcs) vesion of their TRF417X to commemorate Viktor Wilck’s recent Reedy Invitational Race win back in May. The chassis on the ‘Reedy Race Edition’ has been slightly modified to improve low speed handling and the shock towers thickened to reduce flex. Check out some of these other great features:

• 2.25mm carbon chassis with 2.0mm carbon lower deck
• 3.5mm carbon damper stay
• Aluminum bulkhead
• Aluminum steering arm front / center set
• Rear aluminum universal shaft
• TRF Special Damper around Giyadefu Diff Joint
• Short reversible suspension arms
• Aluminum suspension mount type aluminum wheel hub (1C, 1C, 1XA, 1E)
• Aluminum turnbuckle shaft stabilizer
• Full Ball Bearings

• Chassis length: 369mm (not including body, etc.) 187mm
• Wheelbase: 258mm
• Tread: 162mm
• Width: 187mm

Required Items:
• Body
• 540 type motor
• Pinion gear
• Battery pack
• 2 channel radio
• charger ●

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[source: www.tamiya.com]

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