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Rapidstrike "Uzis" - Minimized Rapidstrikes

posted Apr 11, 2014, 3:36 PM by Coop772   [ updated Apr 11, 2014, 3:58 PM ]
Modifications:
- Minimized shell
- Motors replaced with Xtreme 180's
- Electronic lock removed
- Moving parts lubricated
- Rewired to a 4x AA tray (intended to use with Trustfire batteries)

Paint Job:

- Duplicolor black vinyl dye primer
- Duplicolor dark gray vinyl dye base coat
- Citadel "Abaddon Black" accents
- Testor's silver detail
- Duplicolor automotive matte clear coat

You can buy Xtreme 180's here: http://www.boomtownhobbies.com/Xtreme_Pro_180_Motor_CX2_CX3_p/esl505-fslash-2.htm

You can buy Trustfires here: http://dx.com/p/trustfire-14500-3-7v-900mah-rechargeable-lithium-batteries-2-pack-19771









Off with its head!




Size comparison


That needs to be covered!




1/8" polycarbonate plate cut to fit the opening.


1/8" polycarbonate plate cut to fit the opening.




Epoxy putty added to give something for the screws to dig into.










So compact!