1:8 scale off road racing is one of the hobbys most challenging disciplines; it requires a high standard and demands attention to detail. The latest development to come from Associated Electrics Area 51 is designed to push boundaries of performance and build upon the number of accolades accumulated by the RC8 series.
Required to Complete
1:8 scale nitro motor (.21 class rear exhaust engine)
Exhaust system: muffler and header going pack, or muffler spring
4.8V-7.6V receiver battery
Battery charger (suited for batteries mentioned above)
2-channel surface transmitter, 2-channel receiver, throttle and steering servos
Lexan(R) specific spray paint for body
1:8 scale off-road wheels and tires
4x AA batteries
Other helpful items: Silicone Shock Fluid, Silicone Diff Fluid, Body Scissors (#1737), Reamer Hole Punch, FT Wrench Set (#1519), Hobby Knife, Needle Nose Pliers, Wire Cutters, Soldering Iron, Calipers or a Precision Ruler
No body is included with RC8T4 kit. Racers can use AE #81324 RC8T3 body or choose from a variety of current bodies from aftermarket companies.
New gearboxes are specific to front and rear
Updated front upper suspension arm design
New rear wing mount has adjustable wing angle shims, significant strength improvements, an aerodynamic shape, and extra clearance for shock position adjustment
New +1mm offset rear hub features a symmetrical left and right common design with axle height inserts for adjustable roll center tuning
New +2 mm taller front shock tower design with updated suspension geometry and body mount positions for all styles of truck bodies.
New longer shock shafts and shock rod ends
1:8 Scale, Nitro Fuel, Off-Road, 4WD Truck
This vehicle comes as a kit and must be fully assembled by the user. Electronics and engine required