Friday, October 13, 2017

HPI Racing Venture RC Crawler Overview

Take a look at this! It has finally arrived, the one and only HPI Venture!

Today on RC Overload were going to take a good look at this long awaited scale trail truck from hpi and see what it has to offer!

Box Overview Starts At – 0:54
Whats Inside The Box Starts At – 3:29
Actual Truck Overview Starts At – 7:35

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-Factory-assembled & pre-painted electric-powered full-time 4WD 1/10 scale off-road truck
-Officially licensed replica Toyota FJ Cruiser body
-Functional roof rack plus side mirrors
-Front bumper features brush guard, light mounts and D-ring shackles
-Rear bumper features swing-away spare tire mount and D-ring shackles
-Adjustable rock rail side sliders help the truck get over tough obstacles
-Formed steel C-channel chassis rails
-Front-mount motor and transmission position for ultimate scale realism
-Front weight bias improves climbing traction and provides more realistic driving
-All-metal gear drivetrain for extreme durability
-Central transfer case with slider driveshafts to front and rear differentials
-Transfer case prevents motor stall for the best climbing action
-Transfer case also straightens & lowers center driveshafts for more efficient power transfer
-Axles feature small diff case or "pumpkin" size for best possible ground clearance
-Aluminum differential pumpkin cover
-Locked differentials for superb off-road climbing traction
-12mm aluminum hex hubs to fit any available crawler wheels
-Shock towers have multiple shock mounting positions to allow for wheelbase options
-BTA (Behind The Axle) steering linkage for improved approach and departure angles
-Panhard bar for scale looks and optimized geometry with zero bump steer
-Zero Ackermann high steer knuckle design for improved obstacle clearance and tighter turning radius
-3-link front and triangulated 3-link rear suspension
-Oil-filled aluminum coilover shock absorbers (63-90mm stroke)
-Adjustable threaded shock bodies for quick ride height changes
-Dual-stage shock springs
-Aluminum lower link/shock mounts
-Aluminum panhard mounts
-CMS (Chassis Mounted Servo) realistic steering setup
-Adjustable body mounting to fit any style of off-road body
-Fully braced rear body mounts
-All-terrain Rockthorn 109mm x 38mm soft S-Compound tires with chunky tread blocks
-Beadlock style CR-10 ten-spoke 1.9” wheels
-HPI 35-turn crawler spec motor provides speed as well as crawling torque
-HPI waterproof SC-3SWP3 Crawler Edition adjustable electronic speed control
-HPI water-resistant SS-20WR steering servo
-HPI TF-40 2.4GHz radio system with carry handle
-HPI waterproof 2.4GHz receiver in protective case
-Full set of ball bearings
-Includes NiMH battery and charger and 4 AA batteries for radio transmitter



-Length: 527mm (20.7")
-Width: 227mm (9")
-Height: 238mm (9.4") with roof rack, 217mm (8.5") without (will vary depending on tire choice and -suspension settings)
-Wheelbase: 311mm (12.3")
-Front overhang: 101mm (3.9")
-Rear overhang: 135mm (5.3")

-Running weight: 2.4kg (5.3lbs)
-Weight without battery: 2.1kg (4.7lbs)
-Body Weight: 0.21kg (7.44oz)

-Break-over angle: 44.5 degrees
-Approach angle: 55 deg
-Departure angle: 45.5 deg
-Max climb angle: 49 deg
-Max tilt angle: 28 deg
-Axle articulation: 30 deg
-Ground clearance 68mm capable: (2.7")
-Ground clearance at standard ride height 60mm: (2.4")
-Axle ground clearance 32mm: (1.3")

-Drivetrain ratio: 7.6:1
-Transmission gearing: 1.53:1
-Axle gearing: 3.31:1
-Transfer case gearing: 1.5:1


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