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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

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.

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.

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.

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

Traxxas TRX-4 Sport Kit Budget Build-Off - Week 11

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 9

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.

Build Items:

Portal Covers

Portal Weights

Week 9 Budget:

$83.06 - $39.95 Covers - $39.95 Brass = $3.16 Remaining

Traxxas TRX-4 Sport Kit Budget Build-Off - Week 6

Week 6 is the mandatory running video!

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.

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Traxxas TRX-4 Sport Kit Budget Build-Off - Week 5

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.

Build Items:

Vanquish Method Wheels: http://bit.ly/2WwWOgL

Vanquish SLW Hubs: http://bit.ly/2MHXuQI

Traxxas Inner Fenders: http://bit.ly/2ZsWt0v

Axial Interior Heads: http://bit.ly/2Zfv3Lc

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

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.

Build Items:

Axial RR10 Interior: http://bit.ly/2MJ84Hh

Thingiverse Interior Adapter: https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:3673052

Traxxas TRX-4 Sport Kit Budget Build-Off - Week 3

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.

Build Items:

Hobbywing 1080 ESC

#1: https://amzn.to/2HI3yUD

Traxxas Motor

#2: https://amzn.to/2HHNXEu

Traxxas TRX-4 Sport Kit Budget Build-Off - Week 2

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.

Build Items:

Base Vehicle

#1: http://bit.ly/2Eb4pLl

Overdrive Gears

#2: http://bit.ly/2WjS7uu

Dewalt Gyro Driver

#3: https://amzn.to/2JXbHX4

Dynamite Tool Tips

#3A: https://amzn.to/2M0GiFw

Vanquish Products RC Gear Grease

#4: http://bit.ly/2HvFGn1

1/4" Drive Drill Bit Set

#5: https://amzn.to/2JWisIo

Traxxas TRX-4 Sport Kit Budget Build-Off - Week 1

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.

Build Items:

Base Vehicle

#1: http://bit.ly/2Eb4pLl

Servo Choices

#2: http://bit.ly/2HkvnCo

#2A: http://bit.ly/2WKoM9A

#2B: http://bit.ly/30jjtQD

Battery Options

#3: http://bit.ly/2Hk3ri7

#3A: http://bit.ly/2Q9SN08

#3B: http://bit.ly/30mgfM3

Radio Options

#4: http://bit.ly/2HsOUz8

#4A: http://bit.ly/2W1w1wS

#4B: http://bit.ly/2WI1zF7

#4C: http://bit.ly/2E9sl1D