HPI Racing 1/8 Savage X SS K4.6 Nitro Monster Truck Kit

Tower Stock# LXMYA2  •  Manufacturer Stock# 861
HPI Racing 1/8 Savage X SS K4.6 Nitro Monster Truck Kit (large view)
Notes from our tech department:
This is the 1/8 scale glow powered radio controlled
HPI Savage X SS off-road Monster Truck Kit
with the K4.6 Engine and clear Nitro GT-2 Body.
Unassembled and requires radio system.


Chassis: Rigid 6061 series aluminum TVP (Twin Vertical Plate), new
design offers lower center of gravity for stable handling
Drive: Four wheel shaft drive with heavy duty dogbones
Engine: HPIG1501, HPI K4.6 28 cu in (4.6cc) with 2.9 horsepower with
pull-starter, ABC construction, 8 port chrome plated brass sleeve
for high RPM operation, lightweight aluminum piston and connecting
rod, 8.5mm composite slide valve carburetor for improved high
temperature tuning, glow plug, and dual stage air filter
Exhaust: Dual chamber polished aluminum tuned pipe with header
Fuel Tank: 5.4oz (160cc) flip top cap
Clutch: Three shoe
Transmission: Two-speed with adjustable slipper clutch and heavy
duty metal gears
Ball Bearing: Full set of rubber sealed bearings
Shocks: Eight oil-filled long stroke with coil-over spring
Main Gear: Steel 47 tooth
Gearbox: Sealed front and rear
Differentials: Four gear planetary type with heavy duty diff shafts
and alloy cases
Brakes: Adjustable dual vented stainless steel discs
Tires: Dirt Bonz, diameter: 5.71 (145.1mm), width 3.38 (85.8mm)
sticky S compound with bone shaped tread for high traction on dirt
Wheels: Chrome Warlock with 17mm hex, width: 2.2 (56mm), diameter
3.3 (83mm)
Body: Pre-trimmed unpainted Nitro GT-2 with pre-cut decals
Bumpers: High impact nylon front and rear skidplate type
Caster: Adjustable, caster/toe-in refers to the angle of the front
suspension when viewed from the side of the car in relation
Camber: Adjustable, camber refers to the angle of the tops of the
tires from vertical when viewed from front or behind vehicle
Steering: Bell crank
Servo Saver: Adjustable cam type for optimum steering response and
extra servo gear protection
Suspension: Front and rear heavy duty reinforced suspension arms
uprights and knuckles, wide track (nearly 17") (432mm) design
Warranty: Two year limited, valid only in USA, Canada and South


One HPI Savage X SS Monster Truck kit with oil shocks, K4.6 engine,
clear body, decals, tires, foam inserts, 6 spoke chrome wheels
17 tooth clutch bell, 47 tooth spur gear, instructions


Radio: 2-Channel with 1 standard servo for throttle, 1 high torque
servo for steering, and 1 standard size and torque servo if
the optional reverse module (HPIC8739) is purchased.
Radio Batteries: (8) AA size
Receiver Pack: 6V 5-cell hump configuration
Wall Charger: For receiver pack
Glow Starter: 1.2V
Paint: Polycarbonate for body
Misc. Items: Fuel bottle, building and track equipment
Fuel: 2-stroke glow fuel with 20% nitromethane, 16% lubricant-
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: 21" (533mm)
Width: 16.8" (427mm)
Height: 10" (254mm)
Wheelbase: 13.25" (336mm) wheels on-center front-to-rear
Suspension Travel: 6" (152mm)
Tires: diameter: 5.71" (145.1mm), width 3.38" (85.8mm)
Length: 19.2" (488mm)
Width: 8.7" (221mm) at rear wheels, widest point
7.2" (184mm) behind from wheels, thinnest point
Height: 4.9" (125mm)

jxs 5/12/06

See Tower Catalog page 91.
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