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Traxxas - TRAD83** TRA24054 24054 020334240545 0020334240545
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Traxxas 1/10 Bandit XL-5 TQ 2.4GHz RTR
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This is the 1/10 Electric Powered, 2.4GHz Radio Controlled, Ready-to-Run
Traxxas Bandit XL-5 Off-Road Buggy.


Chassis: Fiber composite bathtub style .15" (4mm) thick
Drive: Rear wheel drive with telescoping driveshafts
Motor: Traxxas Titan 12 turn modified, 550 size, TRAC3785
Radio: Traxxas TQ 2-channel 2.4GHz pistol grip with laydown
waterproof steering servo that enhances low CG design, and 3-ch
micro receiver
Speed Control: Traxxas XL-5 with reverse and training mode and now
waterproof for all weather driving
Battery: 7-cell hump NiMH 3000mAh with Traxxas High Current connector
Battery Charger: 110V AC powered
Shocks: Oil filled ultra shocks with powder coated white springs
Gearbox: Sealed
Differential: Planetary gear type with hardened steel gears
Transmission: Magnum 272 transmission, steel internal gears & Revo
spec Torque Control slipper clutch handles brushless motor upgrade
Slipper Clutch: Revo Spec Torque-Control-adjustable to provide
consistent traction control
Tires: Alias 2.2 racing tires, stepped pin rear and ribbed front
Wheels: 2.2" (56mm) Chrome finish Tracer 5-spoke
Body: Traxxas ProGraphix painted body with wing
Bumpers: Front, Black plastic
Suspension: Fiber composite arms, captured camber links and rod ends
Camber Tie Rods: Fixed non-adjustable
Steering Tie Rods: Adjustable
Steering: Bell-crank with laydown servo placement and servo saver


Traxxas Bandit XL-5 with Titan 12T motor, radio, 7-cell
3000mah NiMH hump battery, AC charger, ESC, 26 tooth pinion gear,
31 tooth optional pinion gear, Mirror Chrome wheels, 76 spur gear,
instructions, wrenches, aftermarket servo adapters, pre-load
spacers & shock pistons, battery pad, replacement screws, body
clips and washers


Radio Batteries: (4) AA size
Misc. Items: Building and track equipment


Length: 16.25" (413mm)
Width: 10.25" (260mm)
Height: 7" (178mm)
Weight: 3" (1380g) with body
Wheelbase: 11.12" (283mm)
Front and Rear Track: 9.84" (250mm) outer edges of wheels, side-to-
Ground Clearance: 1" (25.4mm)
Length: 14.75" (375mm)
Width: 5.4" (138mm) at rear wheels (widest point)
1.5" (39mm) behind from wheels (thinnest point)
Height: 3.7" (95mm)


The DuraTrax Element 3900kV Brushless System (DTXC3122) is an ideal,
affordable upgrade for this vehicle.

For replacement or to upgrade to ball bearings use:
Qty. Size Location Bearing Set
4 5x8mm Front Wheels order 2 DTXC1523
4 5x8mm Rear Wheels order 2 DTXC1523
6 5x11mm Transmission order 3 DTXC1547

The following final body colors and radio channels are available:
Blue, TRAD83BB Red, TRAD83RR
Black, TRAD83LL Silver, TRAD83SS

jxs 01/23/13

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This is the 2.4GHz radio controlled RTR Traxxas Bandit XL-5 Buggy. FEATURES: Titan 12T 550 brushed motor, XL-5 ESC, 2.4GHz TQ radio, planetary steel gear diff, Magnum 272 3-gear transmission, 7-cell NiMH 3000mAh battery, wall charger, fiber composite monocoque chassis, oil-filled shocks REQUIRES: 8 AA batteries, track equip.

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