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1/10 Optima 4X4 Off-Road Buggy Kit

Item No.
Kyosho - KYO30617B

Introduction

Memories of the OPTIMA are fresh even after 30 years and its stylish form and ruthlessly efficient performance still resonate amongst modern racing machines. Now the new OPTIMA is ready to continue the battle for racing dominance, embodying the latest in technological evolution but with the distinctive OPTIMA style. The narrow backbone shaped chassis provides the platform for optimal geometry with large steering angles and double wishbone suspension with long 35mm suspension stroke. Recreated in the image of the original design, the the 4WD chain system is housed inside a sealed compartment and the gears and gearbox at the center of the drive train are equipped with robust metal counter gear pinion and rear diff case. The drive train also features a slipper clutch and precision 48-pitch gear modules that reduce drive loss and fulfill the potential of modern power sources. Modern features include the choice of chain drive or belt drive as well as big bore shocks on front and rear that have been recreated in the original OPTIMA colors, plus hex screws. As a true racing partner, the OPTIMA is ready to race again with the latest advancements in driving performance.

  • Narrow Open Frame Chassis
  • Two Drive System Selections
  • Precision 48-Pitch Gear Modules
  • High Impact Nylon Gears
  • Wishbone System Suspension
The Optima
The Optima

The “OPTIMA” name signifies optimal performance. This famous off-road racer is equipped to win in any conditions.

 

Frame Chassis
Frame Chassis

4WD mechanics are condensed into a narrow open frame chassis 6061T6 aluminum bars.

 

Drive Systems
Drive Systems

Two drive system selections: chain drive or belt drive.

 

Gearbox
Gearbox

Gearbox equipped with slipper clutch for transmission protection and effective traction control.

 

Alloy Gears
Alloy Gears

Precision 48-pitch gear modules. Sintered alloy gears combined with high impact nylon gears and newly added slipper clutch. This durable design allows efficient power delivery and will cope with the current high power motors.

 

Product Specs

Power Type
Electric
Servos
Sold Separately
Differential
Gear Diffs
Receiver
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Approximate Assembly Time
10-15 Hours
Body
Clear Polycarbonate
Scale
1/10
Completion Level
Kit
Drivetrain
4WD
Drive Type
Forward/Brake/Reverse
Product Height
4.7" (119 mm)
Battery
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Gear Ratio
9.24:1
Ground Clearance
36mm
Motor Size
540-Size
Product Length
15.6" (396 mm)
Steering Type
2WS
Motor Type
Brushed
Speed Control
Sold Separately
Wheelbase
10.2" (259 mm)
Vehicle Size
Standard
Product Width
9.4" (239 mm)
Radio
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Product Weight
3.5 lbs (1500g) without battery
Tire Tread
Spike
Vehicle Type
Buggy

Kyosho Optima

Speed has form. The winning formula is … The first OPTIMA model was heralded as a technical masterpiece at its release in 1985 and from then, Kyosho has set the standard in R/C development.

Product Details

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In The Box
  • (1) 1/10 Optima 4WD Buggy Kit
  • (1) Clear Polycarbonate Body
  • (1) Decal Sheet
  • (1) Instruction Manual
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Needed to Complete
  • (1) 2+ Channel Radio System
  • (1) Standard-Size Steering Servo
  • (1) 540-Size Motor
  • (1) Electronic Speed Control
  • (1) 7.2V - 7.4V Battery
  • (1) Battery Charger
1/10 Optima 4X4 Off-Road Buggy Kit
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