How heavy does RC rock crawler need to be?

I found that once I hit more than 8lbs, performance was suffering. I lightened it up and it made a big difference. I’d say between 7-8 lbs. Is ideal.

Which is the best RC rock crawler?

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How fast is the rock crawler RC car?

How fast is a RC rock crawler? Normally RC crawlers are not that speedy as they are designed to overcome all kinds of terrain with low speed, and not for racing. Their speed range is between just several mph and 40 mph at maximum.

How do I speed up my RC rock crawler?

6 Ways To Make Your RC Rock Crawler Faster

  1. Change the gear ratio.
  2. Lower the weight.
  3. Change the tires.
  4. Upgrade the motor.
  5. Upgrade the battery.
  6. Practice.

How much do RC crawler tires weigh?

7.5 ounces in each front.

What is the fastest RC rock crawler?

Traxxas XO-1
“The Traxxas XO-1 is the fastest RC car, full stop. The largest brushless motor on offer propels the car from 1 to 60 in 2.5 seconds.

How fast do traxxas crawlers go?

50+ MPH TRX-4 RC Crawler | Traxxas.

Will a LiPo battery make my RC car faster?

If you upgrade from a NiMH or NiCD battery to a LiPo you will almost assuredly notice an increase in the acceleration and top speed of your RC car. Even if you just upgrade from an older LiPo to a newer one you will still probably see a significant increase in the speed of your RC car.

Why is my RC car going slow?

If your model feels sluggish while running, it is possible that the battery pack is not properly charged. Ensure that the battery is charging completely. It may be possible that the motor is dirty or damaged. If the motor is damaged, discontinue use and replace the motor.

How much does a rock crawler weigh?

Toyota 4×4 Land Cruisers says the curb weight of a stock 60 is 4246 lb. Mine weighed in at 5260, devoid of people and cargo, and missing 150 lb of diesel in the tank. Total force under the front tires was 2415 lb, 2845 lb in the rear.

Where can I buy a RC rock crawler?

We carry a fantastic collection of RC Rock Crawlers that are designed for competition and scale operation. Shop and compare all the incredible crawling choices at Horizon Hobby. It’s Easy! Step 4: Submit your order!

What kind of motor does a rock crawler have?

This finest RC rock crawler is powered by a 550 brushed motor. This motor generates maximum speed for racing. Furthermore, this rock crawler offers a 1/10 scale-independent speed transmission for realistic racing.

What kind of battery does Traxxas rock crawler have?

Traxxas is eligible for drive-over-anything with a 3.14″ of ground clearance. Another amazing feature of this rock crawler is the 7-cell NiMH battery. It provides 30 minutes of non-stop racing. This time is enough to bring victory in any competition.