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Kyosho Scorpion 2WD Off-road Buggy Kit

Kyosho Scorpion 2WD Off-road Buggy Kit


 
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The ultimate revival! Get ready for the resurgence of Kyosho’s famous Scorpion! In the spirit of the original but with upgrades throughout!

The legendary Kyosho Scorpion is credited with taking the racing buggy category into the realm of pure motorsports. Even after 30 years since it was first released in 1982, the indelible mark of the Scorpion still exists with its many fans around the world. Kyosho is proud to renew this machine to all its former glory! While maintaining the wild and free spirit of the original baja buggy style and chassis layout, the 2014 version features the latest in performance technology and sacrifices nothing in speed and endurance on modern buggy racing tracks. Externally it may look like the original Scorpion with its semi-trailing suspension arms, but the advanced 6061T6 forged aluminum material delivers futuristic levels of strength, rigidity and durability. Following the original design, the Scorpion 2014 features a new two-piece die-cast aluminum gearbox with differential gears. In addition, the included slipper clutch protects the transmission as well as delivers efficient traction that takes the Scorpion’s control feel and durability to a new higher level. Precision 48 pitch gears reduce traction pulsation for direct driving control characteristics while the flat under surface of the countersunk chassis has no protruding screw heads for minimal contact resistance and scraping, resulting in higher durability. Stainless shafts combine with aluminum cylinders in the oil shocks for smooth stroke from top to bottom and running performance worthy of a true racing buggy. Like the original Scorpion, the 2014 version is packaged as an unassembled kit, but nearly all tapping screws and nuts have been replaced with the improved lightweight and security a hex screws. From expert racers who knew the magic of the original Scorpion to modern-day racers, discover for yourself why the Scorpion 2014 commands such respect!

Kit Contents:
Pre-assembled kit (gearbox and oil shocks are pre-assembled)
Clear polycarbonate body
Decals
L-shape hex wrench
Cross wrench
Shock wrench
Shock oil
Grease
Threadlock glue
Features
2-channel Radio System with 1 servo for steering
Motor and ESC
Battery Pack
Charger for Battery
Tools
Paint For Body
Batteries for TX System The Kyosho Scorpion is back with its stylish aerodynamic design.
Front and rear suspension arms are made from 6061T6 forged aluminum. There is no higher level of precision, rigidity, durability and lightness.
Wide front tread delivers increase driving stability.
Includes two-piece diecast aluminum gearbox with built-in diff gears.
Slipper clutch included can be set according to various surface type conditions.
Sintered alloy and nylon combine in 48 pitch gears to deliver superior efficiency. Includes two gears for high-speed and low-speed settings.
Main frame, front & rear shock stays and sub frame plate are made from 6061T6 aluminum. Underside of chassis is countersunk for a flat finish.
Aluminum cylinders and stainless shafts of the oil shocks produce effective damping and are finished in the original Scorpion’s signature color caps.
Original style combines with a new pattern on the included high grip tires. Rear tires are equipped with inner sponges.
Realistic molded wheels feature a satin chrome finish.
Radio box also takes care of cable management and is suitable for the shapes and sizes of most current batteries.
Separate head section on the driver figure and sharp nylon wing deliver realistic scale form.

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Excellent May 22, 2016
Reviewer: Kevin Betty from Lompoc, CA United States  
Excellent service fast shipping would do business again.

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Kyosho Scorpion 2WD Off-road Buggy Kit December 6, 2014
Reviewer: Jeff from Randall, IA United States  
MY item shipped Very Quick. Ordered on Monday and received of Saturday. The packaging was excellent. This will be a winter project for me. I'm sure we'll be doing more business shortly.

Thanks RPP.

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Just like seeing an old friend again. October 19, 2014
Reviewer: Ernst Ebner from Oregon, WI United States  
I had one of these when they were first introduced in the early 80's and this newer version is almost identical with any minor changes being improvements to the original.Once a true championship buggy and I think still runs with that crowd.

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Great kit, superb service August 8, 2014
Reviewer: Mark Tucker from Portland, OR United States  
Another fine hassle-free transaction from RPP Hobby. Thanks again, guys; I just sent you another order as well. As for the Scorpion, it's a pleasure to build and a hoot to run. Highly recommended.

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good product July 22, 2014
Reviewer: ADDL wen from WILMINGTON, DE United States  
bought for fiends,looks great with the vintage style

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