Tagged: 

  • This topic has 98 replies, 7 voices, and was last updated 2 days ago by ScaleAddict.
Viewing 9 posts - 91 through 99 (of 99 total)
  • Author
    Posts
  • #109750
    Member
    ScaleAddict
    • Topics 7
    • Replies 398
    • Scale Off Road Pro
    • ★★★★★★

    When I’ve added the rubber around the windshield, tried the same on the side windows but couldn’t glue the tube around that smaller opening and quit. Now,I’m back to it with a different approach

    Paper template and then passed to PVC sheet:

     

    First cuts:

     

    After some sanding:

     

    And painted:

     

     

    #109833
    Member
    mark
    • Topics 50
    • Replies 1617
    • Scale Off Road Pro
    • ★★★★★★

    Your rubbers look way better than mine and they’re rubber. Seriously impressive.

    #109836
    Member
    ScaleAddict
    • Topics 7
    • Replies 398
    • Scale Off Road Pro
    • ★★★★★★

    Your rubbers look way better than mine and they’re rubber. Seriously impressive.

    Well,thanks…I think I don’t see your’s. To be honest,the first time I did this, came out pretty bad. But was a while ago

    #110270
    Member
    ScaleAddict
    • Topics 7
    • Replies 398
    • Scale Off Road Pro
    • ★★★★★★

    This is the new upgraded transfer case. Same dimensions to fit the skidplate. Designed around these new 24t M1 pinions instead of the stock scx10 gearbox gears. The idea was to get rid of the 1:1.7 redution(truck was painfully slow) and try to connect to the 3rd axle via this pinion on the right that will have an output shaft facing the rear,instead of the 2nd axle being a pass-through. Case printed in PLA+,gears are steel, running on 7×14 bearings and ignore those 5×10 bearings that are only spacers

    https://youtu.be/b3zy2yfu4rU

     

    #111012
    Member
    ScaleAddict
    • Topics 7
    • Replies 398
    • Scale Off Road Pro
    • ★★★★★★

    Was doing some tweaks on the rear axles and last weekend was ready to print but my printer gave up in need of some TLC.

    This weekend the printer works like brand new and I’m doing these 4 sections. The third axle is done, helicoils applied and bearings’ grooves corrected . I was about to doing a centered 3rd axle but I’ve offset the pumpkin 15mm to improve driveshaft angles. From reference photos, this model of Unimog axles are slight offset so no harm done 🙂

    #111482
    Member
    ScaleAddict
    • Topics 7
    • Replies 398
    • Scale Off Road Pro
    • ★★★★★★

    A bit of progress:

    Modified the portal covers, making them stronger without messing much with the look. Printed 4 but did 2 more and upgraded also the front axle.

     

     

    Middle axle:

     

     

    Third axle

     

     

    Because the offset diff of the third axle, had to do new unequal shafts

     

     

    Middle axle with the driveshaft bearing carrier

     

     

    Assembled…have to organize all the wiring again…

    #115094
    Member
    ScaleAddict
    • Topics 7
    • Replies 398
    • Scale Off Road Pro
    • ★★★★★★

    Do you believe that I still couldn’t drive this new setup besides trying it indoors?
    Sometimes I think why I have RCs…they’re more static models…

    Did this to move the battery to a more practical location

    I’m planning add some sort of connector on the bottom in order to take out the whole box to replace the battery instead of doing “finger olimpics” inside the cargo area

    #116492
    Member
    mark
    • Topics 50
    • Replies 1617
    • Scale Off Road Pro
    • ★★★★★★

    Very nice. Battery swaps are the bain of my existence.

    #116500
    Member
    ScaleAddict
    • Topics 7
    • Replies 398
    • Scale Off Road Pro
    • ★★★★★★
Viewing 9 posts - 91 through 99 (of 99 total)
  • You must be logged in to reply to this topic.