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VRD Builders Kit - Straight Axle

SKU: VPS09016
Price
$289.99
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VRD Builders Kit - Straight Axle

VRD Builders Kit - Straight Axle

Price
$289.99

Unassembled Builders Kit

Wheels, Tires, Body and Bumpers are not included. See information below.

Competition

CREATE THE LINE

F10 AXLES

SCALE STYLE WITH PERFORMANCE

VFD

VERSITILE AND PROVEN TRANSMISSION

F10 STRAIGHT AXLES

The F10 Straight Axles are widely praised for their exceptional durability, precise engineering, and smooth performance, making them a top choice among enthusiasts.

Drivetrain

The VRD Builders Kit includes the Vanquish Products VFD transmission and F10 straight axles. The F10 axles feature a high clearance design, minimizing pumpkin size and maximizing strength around the C-hub and knuckle. The ISD10 driveshafts connect the VFD to the F10 axles, featuring machined CV joints and molded splined shafts for smooth, efficient performance.

VRD DRIVETRAIN

VFD TRANSMISSION

The proven VFD transmission is equipped with 6.5% overdrive.  Providing a low and forward motor position with a protective skid plate along the front of the skid plate.

OVERDRIVE TRANSFER CASE

Full ball bearing and metal gears provide strength and longevity for worry free performance.

UNIVERSAL JOINT AXLE SHAFTS

VDI Front axle shafts provide 49° of steering angle.

LOW CENTER OF GRAVITY

Low mounted electronics and battery paired with a forward bias motor position enables you to optimize your build for top performance.

VRD Chassis

Equipped with molded chassis parts offers a customizable base to adjust to challenging terrain. Various shock and body mounting locations with simple front/rear bumpers ensure easy body installation and alignment.

VRD CHASSIS DETAILS

Function forward design utilizing Aluminum Flat Rail Chassis and an angled skid plate for a performance focused layout.

VFD Transmission

The VFD is designed for optimal performance, scale appearance, strength, and versatile accessories. It positions the motor forward and low for ideal weight distribution. The VFD Spec transmission offers a 6.5% overdrive for improved turning and climbing without stressing electronics. The T-case features replaceable bearing plates for adjustable positioning and optional gear ratios. Compatible with 540 brushed and brushless motors*.

Strength and Tunability

The VFD transmission has wide metal gears inside for strength in the areas that count. The option to build the VFD transmission with a variety of option parts allows you to tune the performance to your needs.

Suspension

The VRD utilizes Incision 90mm S8E shocks with 8mm bore aluminum threaded bodies, dual X-ring seals, locking preload collars, keyed spring cups, and polished steel shock shafts. The front 4-link with suspension with servo-on-axle prioritizes steering effectiveness. Stainless steel links ensure low weight and durability.

Performance Focused

Created to be an all-in-one solution for builders wanting to create their own competition capable vehicle in their own unique style.

1/10th Scale

3.75:1 Axle Gear Ratio

13T Pinion

56T Spur Gear

Wheelbase: 318mm (12.5")

Overall Front Ratio: 47.6:1

Overall Rear Ratio: 50.8:1

Front axle width pin to pin: 182mm (7.17")

Rear axle width pin to pin: 182mm (7.17")

VRD BUILDERS KIT - STRAIGHT AXLE

The Vanquish Products VRD Builders Kit is our entry level competition platform brought to life by some of the industry's most experienced designers in the RC rock crawling segment. Utilizing the VFD Transmission and  F10 straight axles the VRD Builders Kit is a highly competitive, predictable and versatile platform. The heart of the VRD Builders Kit is a 3mm thick pair of aluminum frame rails mated to the 6 degree flat bottom skid plate. The molded chassis components and skid plate place the VFD transmission as low as possible into the VRD chassis. The front F10 straight axle is equipped with a servo on axle and 4-link suspension. 

  • VFD Transmission
  • 3mm Aluminum Frame Rails - 6 degree flat skid plate
  • 6.5% Overdrive 
  • F10 Straight axles
  • Metal VFD Transmission Gears
  • Sintered Metal 30T Ring Gear, Machined 8T Pinion gear in axles
  • Chromoly Universal axle shafts
  • Aluminum Shock Bodies
  • Stainless Steel Links with HD Bent rear links
  • Incision M4 Rod Ends
  • Stamped Aluminum Rock Sliders
  • Adjustable multi point body mounting system

Chassis

The Vanquish Products VRD chassis is equipped with molded chassis components that provide a tunable platform to adapt to the most demanding terrain. Multiple shock and body mounting positions combined with minimalistic front/rear interchangeable bumpers make body mounting and fitment straight forward. Stamped aluminum rock sliders provide a flat location for electronics and/or battery mounting and are able to support and protect your body.

Drivetrain

The center of the VRD Builders Kit is the VFD transmission that omits the cosmetic VFD tunnel for a high performance appearance and weight reduction. Internally the VFD is equipped with full ball bearings and metal gears, the transfer case offers 6.5% overdrive. 

The F10 Straight axles are proven and equipped with full ball bearings and universal axle shafts.  Front axle has a servo on axle mount with 4 link suspension.  

Suspension

The VRD Builders Kit includes the Incision 90mm S8E shocks with aluminum shock bodies.  Heavy duty stainless steel lower suspension links and lightweight upper links connect the chassis to the axles with the Incision M4 rod ends. The rear lower links are bent for maximum breakover clearance. Multiple shock mounting locations and tunable shock length allow for a high range of ride height and breakover adjustments. 

Specifications

  • 1/10th Scale
  • Axle Ratio 3.75:1
  • Pinion 13T 32P
  • Spur 56T 32P
  • Overall Width Hex to Hex - 182mm (7.17”)
  • Wheelbase - 318mm (12.5”)
  • Overall Front Ratio 47.6:1
  • Overall Rear Ratio 50.8:1
  • Final Overdrive 6%

Required Items to Complete:

  • Tools
  • Paint
  • Comp Style Body
  • 1.9 x 4.75” Tires (recommended)
  • 1.9 Wheels (Vanquish Products or SLW Hub Compatible wheels required)
  • Transmitter / Receiver
  • Steering servo (25 spline 20mm Servo Horn included)
  • 540 Motor
  • ESC
  • Battery (35mm x 35mm x 100mm Maximum)
  • Charger

 



 

 

Tools

Paint

Body

1.9 Tires (Recommended)

1.9 Wheels (Recommended)

Transmitter / Receiver

Steering servo (25 spline 20mm Servo Horn included)

540 Motor

ESC

Battery

Charger