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This is the 1/8 scale radio controlled, glow powered,
Championship Edition Associated Factory Team RC8T Truggy Kit.
For modelers 14 years of age and older.

This Championship Edition version includes option parts that Ryan Maifield
used to win the 2009 ROAR 1/8 Scale Truck National Championships.


Chassis: 0.12" (3mm) thick machined 7075 hard coated aluminum
construction with molded composite front and rear chassis braces
with integrated center stiffener that maintains chassis integrity
and 0.12" (3mm) 7075 blue aluminum one-piece top plate
Drive: Four wheel shaft, 3.5mm light CVA drivetrain with full ball
bearings, rear molded CVA boots to keep dirt out of rear joints
Radio Tray: Molded composite with forward placement battery box for
increased corner speed
Ball Bearings: Full set, rubber sealed
Differentials: Pre-assembled two-piece split-center mount for
easy access to center diff, steel planetary gears
Shocks: Factory Team Big Bore oil filled, hard coated aluminum
bodied with 4mm TiN stainless steel shock shafts
Shock Towers: 7075 blue aluminum 0.20" (5mm) thick with additional
rear camber link options
Spur Gear: 54 tooth
Brake: FFC Free Float Caliper system eliminates unwanted brake drag
during throttle, heatsink brake discs
Body: Clear untrimmed, JConcepts Punisher with black Illuzion wing
predrilled for the RC8T
Tires: JConcepts Cross Hairs 3025 Half Ups with yellow foam inserts
outer diameter: 5.7" (144mm), width: 2.4" (61.25mm)
Wheels: LPR (Low Profile Race) white in color, diameter: 3.7" (94mm)
width: 2.25" (57mm), hex size: 17mm
Wheel Hexes: Blue aluminum with captured drive pins and nyloc wheel
Clutch: Three shoe aluminum, high torque, 1.0mm and 1.1mm
diameter clutch springs
Clutch Bell: 14 tooth steel
Fuel Tank: Anti foaming, easily removed with two clips
Caster: Adjustable, caster/toe-in refers to the angle of the front
suspension when viewed from the side of the car in relation to
the chassis
Camber: Adjustable front and rear, camber refers to the angle of the
tops of the tires from vertical when viewed from front or behind
vehicle, revised front upper camber link assembly for easier
Suspension: Fully adjustable, full CVAs with captured CVA pins and
Factory Team blue titanium turnbuckles
Suspension Mounts: 7075 blue aluminum that key into chassis for
maximum durability
Steering: Bell crank with servo saver and updated geometry for more
consistency and reduced bump steer


Associated Competition Edition RC8T Truggy Kit, 54 tooth spur gear,
14 tooth steel clutch bell, oil filled shocks, wheels, illustrated
instruction manual, bottle of 35 weight shock oil, body and decals


Radio: 2-Channel with standard servo for throttle and high torque
servo for steering
Receiver Battery: 4.8 - 6.0V 5-cell flat or hump pack
AA Batteries: Eight for transmitter
Engine: .28 cu in rear-exhaust, slide valve carb
Glow Starter: 1.2 volt
Paint: Lexan specific spray or brush-on
Misc. Items: Fuel bottle, building and track equipment
Fuel: 2-cycle glow fuel with 10%-15% nitromethane
Most of the fuels we carry meet or exceed the lubricant content
required for optimum performance and maximum engine life. In the
past, the conventional lubricant content used in fuel was 18%. But
with new advanced technologies, fuels like Red Alert and O'Donnell
for example, have a better quality of lubricants even though the
percentages of lubricant content are lower. These high-tech
lubricants provide exceptional cooling and protection.


Length: 22" (555mm)
Width: 16.1" (410mm)
Track: 13.6" (346mm) outer edges of tires, side-to-side
Weight: 9.3lb (4230g) without electronics, engine, exhaust or tires
Wheelbase: 14.8" (375mm)
Gear Ratio: 4.30:1
Length: 18" (457mm)
Width: 8.5" (216mm)
Height: 4.6" (117mm)


For Replacement Ball Bearings use:
Qty. Size Location Qty. Bearing Set
4 15x21mm Front Hubs 2 ASCC6862
4 8x16mm Front Hubs 2 DTXC1585
4 15x21mm Rear Hubs 2 ASCC6862
4 8x16mm Rear Hubs 2 DTXC1585
2 5x10mm Clutch 1 DTXC1535
3 8x16mm Fr, Rear & Center Diffs 2 DTXC1585
2 8x16mm Front Gearbox 1 DTXC1585
2 8x16mm Rear Gearbox 1 DTXC1585

jxs 11/16/09

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Accessories Needed
This is the Competition Edition Associated Factory Team RC8T Truggy Kit. FEATURES: Ryan Maifield chassis & suspension upgrades, oil shocks w/extra large bladders & 4mm TiN shock shafts, shock & diff fluids, JConcepts body, wing REQUIRES: .21-.28 R/exhaust engine, 2-ch radio, glow starter, starter box, tuned pipe & manifold, RX battery, building & track equip.

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