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Choosing your Axial Capra Electronics - Cheap and Best Options

Choosing your electronics can be a tricky subject especially for an all new kit. This time we go over several choices for your Axial Capra to give you budget friendly options as well as top of the line choices!

Motors:

Brushed - Holmes Crawlmaster Sealed Can 16t (35t equivalent): http://bit.ly/3273INa

Brushless Option 1 - Holmes Puller Pro 540 2700KV: http://bit.ly/2Eyyyo6

Brushless Option 2 - Holmes Puller Pro 540 Stubby 2700KV: http://bit.ly/323Um4T

ESC

Brushed Option 1 - Hobbywing 1080: http://bit.ly/2OK9tN9

Brushed Option 2 - Tekin BXR: http://bit.ly/2MwzNrd

Brushless Option 1 - Tekin RX4: http://bit.ly/2MsrgFx

Brushless Option 2 - Castle Mamba X: http://bit.ly/2HDVncb

Steering Servos

Option 1 - EcoPower 120T: http://bit.ly/2WKoM9A

Option 2 - Spektrum S6390: http://bit.ly/2ISdGdV

Option 3 - Futaba S9177SV: http://bit.ly/2pWwyl3

Micro Servo (Dig)

Option 1 - Spektrum SX107: http://bit.ly/2Ozl6WX

Servo Extension: http://bit.ly/2IEHzxZ

Optional Servo Horn Parts for other servos: http://bit.ly/2VsuvBb

BEC & Accessories

External BEC: http://bit.ly/2pbNjs1

BEC Bypass Adapter: http://bit.ly/2AUHQJ1

Radio Gear

Futaba 4PM: http://bit.ly/311QRdJ

Futaba R2106GF RX: http://bit.ly/2VsuPjn

Batteries:

Dynamite 2s Hardcase: http://bit.ly/2AZRytC

Gens Ace 3s LiHV: http://bit.ly/2MpLpfw

#MonthlyMayhem Challenge InBurno - Week 4

#MonthlyMayhem Challenge Season 4 goes up in smoke! Matt and I are attempting to build tire smoke Kyosho Inferno GT NITRO cars! It's import vs domestic, will there be fire or just smoke? Watch to find out!

Kyosho Inferno GT Details: http://bit.ly/2m3kOv8

Flip That Truck - Bronco Rolling Out - S1 T1 E2

In this series, we start with a modest truck purchase and do our best to Flip That Truck to meet our ultimate standards at the end! This season kicks off with this Bronco which has been cleaned up and is ready to roll out of the shop!

Soldering Iron: https://amzn.to/2LYdEmG

Holmes Hobbies Motor: http://bit.ly/310u4zf

Servo Tester: https://amzn.to/2LTkRUW

EcoPower Servo: http://bit.ly/2WKoM9A

Gens Ace 5000mah 2s Adventure Series: http://bit.ly/31XMZf0

Axial Capra - Can Axial compete in the portal game?

The Axial Capra is the first attempt that Axial has made at competing in the portal market. I have found many things to like in this build, but also no shortage of issues to look at.

Scale News Update - Axial, Spektrum, Kraken - Episode 76

Join us on Tuesday for all your Scale News Update needs! This week we have some news from Axial, Kraken, Spektrum and Proline!

Proline Gladiator XMaxx Teaser: http://bit.ly/2mjJWOv

Kraken Stryker Crowdfunding Campaign: http://bit.ly/2kkQBqZ

Spektrum SMART ESC: http://bit.ly/2lXPPAy

Axial Capra: http://bit.ly/2kMZeLd

TRX4 Axles with Axial Transmission - Gearing Calculations

Update to the TRX4 VS4-10 build and how-to tackle the math of calculating overall gearing so I could finish installing the Axial style 3-gear transmission into this build.

Full Build Breakdown can be found here

#MonthlyMayhem Challenge InBurno - Week 1

#MonthlyMayhem Challenge Season 4 goes up in smoke! Matt and I are attempting to build tire smoke Kyosho Inferno GT NITRO cars! It's import vs domestic, will there be fire or just smoke? Watch to find out!

Kyosho Inferno GT Details: http://bit.ly/2m3kOv8

Flip That Truck - Bronco Steal! - S1 T1 E1

In this series, we start with a modest truck purchase and do our best to Flip That Truck to meet our ultimate standards at the end! This season kicks off with this Bronco which appears to be a steal of a deal!

Scale News Update - Traxxas, Axial, Element - Episode 74

Join us on Tuesday for all your Scale News Update needs! This week we have some news from Traxxas, Axial, Element and RC4WD!

Proline Rock Shooter Wheels: http://bit.ly/2lXfTw1

Carisma Brat RTR: http://bit.ly/2k15dMc

Vanquish VFD Dig: http://bit.ly/2lANMSP

Enduro Trailwalker: http://bit.ly/2krCkcb

Arrma Mojave 6S BLX: http://bit.ly/2lAeGdv

Traxxas TRX-6: http://bit.ly/2kchmxX

Axial Capra Teaser: http://bit.ly/2jVWyKN

Traxxas TRX-4 Sport Kit Budget Build-Off - Week 16

Its time for another Budget Build-off! This time the Traxxas TRX-4 Sport Kit is the subject of our 16 Week series. Join myself and Matt from the Scale Builders Guild every Wednesday for new episodes and watch as we transform these vehicles into new creations with our own twists.

Element RC Enduro Sendero - New Chassis

The Element RC Enduro Sendero is going under the knife for a full chassis transplant to the Vanquish Products VS4-10 Chassis Kit!

VS4-10 Chassis Kit: http://bit.ly/2EdOGeN

Traxxas TRX-4 Sport Kit Budget Build-Off - Week 14

Its time for another Budget Build-off! This time the Traxxas TRX-4 Sport Kit is the subject of our 16 Week series. Join myself and Matt from the Scale Builders Guild every Wednesday for new episodes and watch as we transform these vehicles into new creations with our own twists.

Traxxas TRX-4 Sport Kit Budget Build-Off - Week 13

Its time for another Budget Build-off! This time the Traxxas TRX-4 Sport Kit is the subject of our 16 Week series. Join myself and Matt from the Scale Builders Guild every Wednesday for new episodes and watch as we transform these vehicles into new creations with our own twists.

Scale News Update - RC4WD, JConcepts, Tamiya - Episode 73

Join us on Tuesday for all your Scale News Update needs! This week we have some news from JConcepts, MST, Tamiya, and RC4WD!

RC4WD 4.75" Milestar Patagonia: http://bit.ly/2Yu94o0

RC4WD Interco Thornbird: http://bit.ly/2YuyyBy

MST CFX TH1: http://bit.ly/33cXEUj

JConcepts 1982 GMC: http://bit.ly/31lRCPy

Traxxas TRX-4 Sport Kit Budget Build-Off - Week 12

Its time for another Budget Build-off! This time the Traxxas TRX-4 Sport Kit is the subject of our 16 Week series. Join myself and Matt from the Scale Builders Guild every Wednesday for new episodes and watch as we transform these vehicles into new creations with our own twists.

TRX4 Sport Light Kit: http://bit.ly/2GG8IQi

TRX4 Front Axle Shafts: http://bit.ly/2GDwFHR

TRX4 Rear Axle Shafts: http://bit.ly/2YxE3i8

Scale News Update - Axial, Element, Proline - Episode 72

Join us on Tuesday for all your Scale News Update needs! This week we have some news from Axial, Proline Racing, Element RC, RC4WD and more!

Axial UMG10 6x6: http://bit.ly/2ZivODG

Element Enduro Utility Bed: http://bit.ly/331oYF5

JConcepts Tote: http://bit.ly/2LPmUKW

RC4WD Bendpak Lift: http://bit.ly/2yp1DPk

RC4WD Rooftop Tent: http://bit.ly/2YAVUVg

Pitbull Kronic Shocks: http://bit.ly/330gMVu