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Kyosho Kyosho Optima 1/10 4wd Buggy Kit (Kyosho 30617B | KYO30617B)

Model: Kyosho 30617B
Dist. #: KYO30617B   SKU: KYO30617B

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Updated on Feb 18, 2020 09:54:30 PM

Kyosho Optima 1/10 4wd Buggy Kit...
The Legend Returns - classic RC at its finest!

The Kyosho Optima 1/10 4wd Buggy was originally released in 1985, and was a technical work of art that set a brand-new requirement for RC efficiency. 30 years later, the original Optima has ended up being the white buffalo of classic lovers and collectors all over the world. With a mix of classic design and modern innovation, the Optima is as soon as again all set to lead the charge in a battle for on track dominance.

The Vintage Series Optima features the very same narrow backbone shaped chassis that provides the platform for optimum geometry with big guiding angles, long 35mm suspension stroke and double wishbone suspension. Recreated in the image of the original design, the the 4WD chain drive system is housed inside a sealed compartment and the gears and transmission at the center of the drive train are geared up with a robust metal counter equipment pinion and rear diff case. The drive train likewise features a slipper clutch and accuracy 48-pitch equipment modules that lower drive loss and satisfy the potential of modern power sources.

Modern functions have been included that consist of the choice of chain drive or belt drive along with big bore shocks on front and back that have been recreated in the original Optima colors. The rear centers feature inserts that permit you to tune the amount of outboard toe in. The battery compartment allows the use of standart NiMH packs, along with standard and shorty type LiPo. The unique Optima Spike Tire pattern has been recreated with softer, high grip rubber substance. Plus, the set includes a complete set of hex screws and ball bearings. These functions combined create a cars and truck that looks like the original, with efficiency that far surpasses anything the original automobile was capable of.


Chassis: All plates and the primary chassis bars are now 6061T6 aluminum (counter sunk). Aluminum chassis bars are somewhat thicker for more durability.
Drive-train: Package includes both chain and belt drive trains allowing use of more effective motors. Diff gears now have ball bearings installed.
Gears: Now in 48 pitch gears. Sintered alloy gears combined with high effect nylon gears and newly included slipper clutch will manage the present power plants.
Shocks: 10mm diameter aluminum cylinder with SUS shaft allows enhanced damping.
Tires/Wheels: Somewhat customized tread styles and softer substance for superior grip and handling. Rear tires consist of inner sponge. 1 piece wheel design.
Bumpers: 2 Types of bumpers consisted of (Wide and Narrow)
Motor Guard: Aluminum motor guard

Geometry: Updated geometry and servo fixture

Hardware: All Hex
Chauffeur: Molded helmet design.
Option Components: We will launch various option parts.
Electronics compatibility: The 2014 Scorpion works with the present standard servos, receiver systems, ESC's, motors and battery packs.
Packaging: Much like the original with blister pack showing a few of the parts consisted of. Some parts will be preassembled and parts will be bagged in steps following the instruction manual for simple assembly.


Length: 395mm

Width: 240mm

Height: 120mm

Ground Clearance: 36mm

Wheelbase: 260mm

Tread (F/R): 204mm / 204mm

Tire (F/R): 86f x 40mm / 86f x 40mm

Gear Ratio: 9.24:1

Weight: approx. 1,600g

Motor: 540 class size

Battery: Ni-MH / Li-PO Requirement Size / brief size

R/C System: 2 channel, 1-servo, ESC 

Consists of:

Pre-assembled set (transmission and oil shocks are pre-assembled)
Clear polycarbonate body
L-shape hex wrench
Cross wrench
Shock wrench
Shock oil
Threadlock glue

Needed to Total:

2-ch, 1-servo R/C system for automobiles
540-class motor (30-27 turns advised)
ESC compatible with motor
Battery pack for chassis
Battery charger
Paint for painting the polycarbonate body
Batteries for R/C transmitter
Tools (1.5, 2.0, 3.0mm hex wrench)
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