Painting a HPI Land Rover Defender Lexan shell for our Axial SCX10 1280 x 720 HD
Link : http://www.atomicmods.com/Categories/Crawlers/1-10-Axial-SCX10.aspx I wanted to do a tutorial on painting a lexan body, so why not paint a new one up for our Axial SCX10. We are now stocking a good selection of 1/10 scale bodies for the SCX10.
Painting a Lexan Body
A new lexan body makes you feel like you're driving a brand new RC! This
week we'll show you how to properly paint a body with rattle cans. A lexan
body is a perfect christmas gift! For tutorials, tech tips and more, visit
www.rcenthusiast.com. Email pictures of your paint job to us at
email@example.com! Thanks for watching! Subscribe to RCE!
Note: We used Parma lexan-specific paint on the Project Rustler body.
STYRENE BASICS: RC4WD "Kahn" Defender D90 Custom Build
I've started something new to me: styrene building! Using styrene sheets
rods, pipes and scraps I'm creating my own ultimate version of the Land
Rover Defender, the Kahn designed beefed up version of the original. Larger
fenders, a bulkier hood, and tons of custom touches will be scaled down to
try making my model look like the 4x4 beast that the Kahn is. In this
episode I show you my start, and I hope to take away any insecurity that
people might feel when trying new aspects of the hobby. There is a ton of
stuff to learn in RC, and styrene building is a nice new element for me to
enjoy the hobby even more than I already am.
A few months ago, I did my first attempt at painting up a hard body RC,
with the Toyota HiLux body that came with my RC4WD TrailFinder II. It was a
nice way for me to experiment with painting such a shell, but I didn't
quite feel like I used the shell to its full potential. After reading up on
several forums about true scaling, I have developed an interest for styrene
building. Some members on these forums use styrene to build their bodies
from scratch! I'm not going to start out too ambitious, but I do feel that
with the Land Rover Defender D90 body, I have a great base to make my own
alterations, using styrene and filler to get the shell looking the way I
want before paint.
Here are some of the main forums that I visit to get inspired for my scale
build. Don't hesitate to join and ask questions, the people on these forums
are very friendly and helpful, regardless of the skill level you possess.
I'm also using a variety of brand in accessories to get my Defender as
scale looking as possible. TGN Distributing is the place where I shop for
my needs, both crawler related and for my large scale RC supplies. The
range of scale products is getting broader by the day, and TGN Distributing
carries some amazing brands. Not just RC4WD, but also a new brand called
Arches RC. Check out the link below to see what sort of product TGN carries
for your ride:
This build will take time, so in between I will focus on my usual paintwork
as well, on lexan bodies. I think it's nice to have a "longer" project on
my hands, and look forward to slowly but surely getting and making parts
for my ride during winter. If you are curious about the build, the result,
the missteps along the way (I'm sure there will be plenty), make sure to
hit the subscribe button. If you have any questions, tips, remarks or
comments, don't hesitate to put them in the box below, and I'll try to
reply to you as soon as I can.
For more information about HemiStorm Products feel free to join us on
To visit the HemiStorm website and have a look at the products we develop
for largescale RC cars, click the following link:
For HemiStorm RC Clothing, click the following link:
Intro music purchased at Productiontrax.com
License Option B: Commercial, for-profit, distribution, or broadcast, all
Packages, and Photos
Scale Offroad Rally
ITs JEEP JK 4Door,Chassis is Axial SCX10 1:10 Scale,Body is from New
Bright,scale about 1:8(very Rar)
Motor is Robitronic 55T,ESC is GM V4+r,Servo Hitec MG,and Spektrum
dx3r.Lightsystem from Tamiya and Winch from 3Racing.Driver and Co-Driver
are Jakks wrestling Figuren.
How to Paint an RC Body
See the whole article at http://rctruckstop.com
Matt Higgins of RC Truck Stop shows how to properly paint an RC Lexan body.
The shown is a Pro-Line Ford F-150 SVT Raptor Flo-Tek short course truck
body. Learn all of the steps and secrets for getting professional results.
Don't make costly mistakes; watch this video and read the full article at
RC Truck Stop.
Land Rover 1981 custom rebuild
1981 SERIES 3 STAGE 1 V8 LANDROVER - TOMBRAIDER STYLE.
Very rare twin cab ute. Fully compliant with engineers plate. Dual fuel, 2
inch shackle lift with near new 33 inch Mickey Thompsons on 8 inch
Sunraysia rims. Recent 2pac dark grey metalic paint job. Full engine
rebuild, performance cam, ported manifolds, recent new clutch and pressure
plate, and much more. Great work horse and daily driver. Many dollars
spent. Registered and sold with RWC. Regretable sale.
message me to contact or to receive my number.
Car is being sold in septembers edition of "just 4x4's" and carsale.com.au
RC Painting 101 -- Lexan body basics w/ spray paint
URC is as active as ever at http://UltimateRC.com/forums/ !
If you have RC-related questions or want to share your own experiences,
sign up for the free & friendly URC Forums & join *thousands* of other
RCers interacting every single day!
"Like" URC on Facebook! http://facebook.com/UltimateRC
Responses to Frequently Asked Questions:
Q: Do you have a video of/about _______?
A: Check by visiting my main channel page; hit the channel-specific search
box and enter a relevant keyword (fewer the better)
Q: How much does [a product] cost, or where can I buy it?
A: Hit up Google.com -- search for the product by name, then click the
Shopping results link to quickly & easily see the current price range. RC
items can be purchased from RC hobby shops, online RC shops like Tower
Hobbies, A-Main Hobbies, etc., or from eBay sellers.
Q: Why did you buy a brushed version of an RC to review, when there's a
brushless version available?
A: Many more people can afford to buy the brushed version -- not every
buyer has an unlimited budget. Also, brushed RCs can be VERY enjoyable to
own & run, even though they don't go 300mph.
Q: Why don't you review more nitro vehicles?
A: There are ***very*** few places in my highly-populated region where I
can legally operate a nitro RC. Also, I don't personally like the noise &
grime much (I have owned/run a number of nitro RCs).
Q: Why don't you test more high-end maximum-expense race vehicles?
A: I'm no longer a racer, and most viewers are not racers. I really enjoy
multi-purpose vehicles that can be driven places other than a track. Plus,
*proper* testing of a race vehicle *requires* a long, arduous, expensive
process involving extensive tuning and direct apples-to-apples driving
comparison against the leading competitor or two under identical
Q: How do you get your money to buy RC stuff?
A: By working. Hard. Really hard.
Q: I personally don't like what this video was about. Why did you post it?
A: Wait, why did you watch the video, when the title clearly says what it's
Q: Is URC dead?
A: Silliest question of all time, hands down. Visit
http://UltimateRC.com/forums & hit "View New Posts" for your answer!
RC Drift Opala SS Caravan SS In Japan Part 2
Aqui mais um Video da Rapaziada Brasileira no Japan com nossos RCs ,
desta vez com mais um Opala e Fusca Fafa , agradeço a todos que
colaboraram direto ou indiretamento com o Video tamo junto hehe ....
conheça mais sobre nosso Hobby no site www ponto zerogravitydriftrc.com.br
facebook www ponto facebook.com/SlowFreaksTeam
RC Drift Opala ss Caravan SS Part 1
Axial SCX10 Brushless 1.9 Scale Rig
This is our Axial SCX10 that we built here in shop. I built this thing to
look as scale as possible and still be able to handle just about anything
we throw at it. I don't think we're doing to have any problems with names
like Mayhem Engineering, Pro-Line and Novak Brushless on board! This was a
great build and I hope you all enjoy the video.-Jay