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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.

Rear Only Portal Axle & Overdrive Calculations - VS4-10 Pro

I wanted to install a portal axle into the rear of my VS4-10 Pro. While this may sound odd, hear me out first. Plus I get into how you calculate overdrive percentages.

Portal Rear Axle: http://bit.ly/2klyt0o

Portal Overdrive Gears: http://bit.ly/2lV7qcq

AR44 6-Hole Overdrive Gears: http://bit.ly/2kltDjI

F9 Servo On Axle Mount: http://bit.ly/2m2WGcd

Percentage Difference Calculator: http://bit.ly/2ky5Qgr

VS4-10 Pro Available for purchase here:

Clear: http://bit.ly/2ZxxPvv

Black: http://bit.ly/2KqlOof