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1/8 KRATON 6S V5 4WD BLX Speed Monster Truck with Spektrum Firma RTR, Red

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1/8 KRATON 6S V5 4WD BLX Speed Monster Truck with Spektrum Firma RTR, Red

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The ready-to-run ARRMA® KRATON™ 6S BLX 4WD Speed Monster Truck now comes equipped for even greater all-terrain, 1/8 scale bashing thrills — with a Spektrum™ SLT3™ 3-channel radio, SLT™/DSMR® dual protocol receiver, Smart ESC, stronger servo and more.
  • Updated with Spektrum™ components and Smart compatible
  • 60+ MPH (97 km/h) speeds achievable in optimum conditions using a 6S LiPo battery and the include optional speed pinion gear
  • EXB compatible front brace
  • Large volume waterproof receiver box
  • Ready-to-run - just install a charged 4 cell or 6 cell LiPo battery of your choice

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1/8 KRATON 6S V5 4WD BLX Speed Monster Truck with Spektrum Firma RTR, Red

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  • (1) ARRMA® KRATON™ 6S BLX 1/8 Speed Monster Truck 4WD RTR
  • (1) Spektrum™ Firma™ 150A Smart 4S/6S ESC (installed)
  • (1) Spektrum ™ S652 Metal-Geared Digital Servo (installed)
  • (1) Spektrum ™ SR315 3-Channel Dual Protocol Receiver (installed)
  • (1) Spektrum ™ SLT3™ 2.4GHz 3-Channel Radio
  • (1) Spektrum ™ Firma ™ 4074 2050Kv Brushless Motor
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  • (1) Compatible Battery Charger
  • (4) AA batteries for Transmitter
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1/8 KRATON 6S V5 4WD BLX Speed Monster Truck with Spektrum Firma RTR, Red

Introduction

Driven by an updated, 6S-capable power system and supported by a strengthened chassis design, the ARRMA® KRATON 6S BLX 4WD Speed Monster Truck is ready out of the box to reach incredible speeds for thrilling, all-terrain bashing.

Features

  • Ready-to-Run
  • 60+ MPH (97 km/h) speeds achievable in optimum conditions using a 6S LiPo battery and the include optional speed pinion gear
  • Spektrum SLT3 2.4GHz 3-Channel Radio
  • Spektrum SR315 Dual Protocol 3-Channel Receiver
  • Spektrum S652 Digital Servo
  • Spektrum Firma 150A Smart ESC
  • Spektrum Firma 4074 2050Kv Brushless Motor
  • Safe-D pinion gears
  • EXB front brace compatible top plate
  • Stronger chassis design
  • Heavy-duty arms front and rear
  • Updated rear shock tower geometry
  • Large volume waterproof* receiver box
  • Anodized aluminum chassis
  • Strong composite chassis side pods
  • Center body support and brace for maximum durability
  • High downforce wing
  • Oil-filled adjustable shocks
  • Black-anodized aluminum front and rear shock towers
  • Durable steel driveshafts throughout
  • Heavy-duty drivetrain
  • All-metal diff outdrives and gearbox internals
  • Never-loose red aluminum servo saver
  • Never-pop ball ends
  • 4-Bolt center diff removal
  • Easy-access sliding motor mount for quick motor removal
  • Multi-split spoke wheels
  • Durable wheel hubs for increased strength
  • Hub nut O-rings
  • Multi-terrain dBoots® COPPERHEAD 2 tires
  • Detailed decals
  • Body print style in red/black or blue/black
  • IC5® connectors (EC5 compatible)
  • 2-year limited warranty (see manual for details)
*For details on waterproof standards, please refer to the product instruction manual

 

Overview

ARRMA® engineers have outfitted the KRATON 6S BLX 4WD with a brushless power system that now features the Spektrum Firma 150A Smart ESC and Firma 2050Kv brushless motor. The combination delivers incredible torque, acceleration and speed. Heavy-duty aluminum and steel chassis and transmission components take it all in its stride. For improved steering, ARRMA® also includes a new, steel gear Spektrum S652 Digital Servo which is 32% stronger and 5% faster than the previous version's ADS-15M servo. Add your favorite 4S or 6S LiPo battery and watch this monster truck smash your speed expectations — up to 60+ MPH in optimum conditions with a 6S LiPo battery and the included optional speed pinion gear.

The ready-to-run package now also includes a 3-channel Spektrum SLT3 radio and Spektrum SR315 dual protocol receiver. Perfect for long hours of fatigue-free bashing, the transmitter's ergonomic design features a foam steering wheel for precise fingertip control and an improved hand grip and trigger feel. If you're a new driver, you'll be able to set throttle limits at 50% or 75% until you're ready to use the full speed potential. The SLT3 is compatible with Tactic® SLT receivers to run other RTR vehicles you may own, and includes a third channel to control optional features such as lights and winches on models that have them. Because the SR315 receiver can use SLT and DSMR® protocols, you can easily upgrade to a Spektrum DSMR® transmitter later — then, download the free Spektrum Dashboard app for your mobile device and take full advantage of the Smart telemetry capabilities already present in the Firma electronics. You'll be able to receive real-time updates of ESC temperature, receiver (BEC) voltage, drive pack voltage and motor RPM.

With adjustable oil-filled shocks soaking up the bumps, the KRATON 6S BLX 4WD Speed Monster Truck blasts over dirt, asphalt and grass — all terrain and all conditions. The shocks are mounted on black-anodized aluminum towers. Multi-split-spoke wheels come outfitted with super-aggressive, multi-surface dBoots® COPPERHEAD 2 tires. A high downforce wing helps keep the vehicle grounded. Everything in the design contributes to confident control and responsive handling at high speeds.

For the durability needed to support intense brushless performance, ARRMA® uses a strengthened anodized aluminum chassis as the foundation for the KRATON 6S BLX 4WD. A center body support, aluminum center brace and composite chassis side pods add more strength. All-metal diff outdrives and gearbox internals, plus durable steel driveshafts, provide a reliable, heavy-duty drivetrain that holds up to extreme, high-speed bashing. A "never loose" aluminum steering servo saver and "never pop" ball ends supply more precision, reliability and confidence.

ARRMA® holds your maintenance downtime to the minimum with an efficient, driver-friendly design. A sliding mount allows quick, hassle-free motor access. The center diff is easy to reach and can be removed by taking out just seven bolts. Topping it all off is a monster truck body with streamlined good looks, featuring an eye-catching red/black or blue/black trim and detailed decals.

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UPDATED CHASSIS DESIGN
UPDATED CHASSIS DESIGN

Wider rear section and 3D form introduced in key areas to greatly improve strength.

 

SAFE-D FIRST
SAFE-D FIRST

Input gears are keyed to the drive cups composite sleeves to fortify retention of the drive cup ser screw.

 

UPDATED REAR SUSPENSION GEOMETRY
UPDATED REAR SUSPENSION GEOMETRY
  • Updated rear shock tower geometry works in conjunction with updated rear suspension arm geometry to provide a plusher rear end
  • More compact rear shock tower, being less exposed, is better protected from being bent during upside-down impacts

 

EASY-ACCESS DIFFERENTIALS
EASY-ACCESS DIFFERENTIALS

Front and rear diffs are quickly and easily accessed for rapid tuning and maintenance.

 

FRONT PIVOT BALL SUSPENSION
FRONT PIVOT BALL SUSPENSION

For precise handling at top speeds

 

QUICK MAINTENANCE
QUICK MAINTENANCE

7 bolt center diff removal for easy access

 

MAXIMUM GRIP
MAXIMUM GRIP

DBoots® COPPERHEAD 2 tread pattern designed for extreme all-terrain traction and multi-split spoke wheels.

 

SPEKTRUM<sup>®</sup> SMART TECHNOLOGY INCLUDED
SPEKTRUM® SMART TECHNOLOGY INCLUDED

FIRMA 150A SMART Brushless ESC and FIRMA 4074 2050Kv Brushless Motor

 

RUBBER SHIELDED BEARINGS
RUBBER SHIELDED BEARINGS

Longer life, less maintenance

 

GO LARGE
GO LARGE

Large volume waterproof receiver box

 

OPTIONAL SPEED PINION INCLUDED
OPTIONAL SPEED PINION INCLUDED

Red anodized motor mount and Mod 1 spur and pinion gears to handle optimum performance.

 

SPEKTRUM SPMS652 DIGITAL SERVO
SPEKTRUM® SPMS652 DIGITAL SERVO
  • All Steel Gears
  • Waterproof*
  • 19.08kg-cm/265oz-in Torque @7.4V
  • 32% More Torque & 5% Faster than ADS-15M Servo
*For details on waterproof standards please refer to the product instruction manual

 

SPEKTRUM SLT3 RADIO
SPEKTRUM® SLT3® RADIO
  • Superb SLT response rate
  • 50% and 75% throttle limited switch - great for beginners
  • Steering & throttle rate & trim adjustments with throttle and steering reversing
  • Foam steering wheel grip
  • Compatible with Tactic Receivers

 

SPEKTRUM SR315 RECEIVER
SPEKTRUM® SR315 RECEIVER
  • Dual Protocol - Compatible with SLT and DSMR® 2.4GHz protocol transmitters
  • Fast reponse rate and outstanding range
  • No tool binding and protocol switching
  • SMART telemetry compatible (in DMSR mode and with SPEKTRUM dashboard app)
  • 3-Channels

 

FIRMA 150A SMART Brushless ESC
FIRMA 150A SMART Brushless ESC
  • Waterproof* and dustproof design
  • 150A, 6S LiPo ready (3S, 4S & 6S LiPo compatible)
  • Spektrum® SMART Technology
  • Fitted with reliable IC5® connectors (EC5 compatible)
  • Integrated fan for reduced heat during extreme running
  • High quality 10awg wires
  • Low voltage cut off and thermal overload protection
  • User programmable punch, brake, BEC, reverse speed and motor timing settings
*For details on waterproof standards, please refer to the product instruction manual

 

FIRMA 4074 2050Kv Brushless Motor
FIRMA 4074 2050Kv Brushless Motor
  • 2050Kv 4074 size 6S brushless motor
  • Beautifully etched aluminum can
  • 4-pole construction for smooth and consistent power
  • 4mm gold bullet connectors for reliable and efficient connection
  • Black anodized aluminum motor can for increased heat dissipation
  • Super strong 5mm shaft
  • Groove at the end of the motor shaft allows the installation of a pinion retaining E-Clip

 

Product Specifications

Battery Sold Separately
Ground Clearance 1.85" (47mm)
Internal Gear Ratio 4.3
Motor Size FIRMA™ 4074 2050Kv Brushless Motor
Product Length 23.39" (594 mm)
Spur Gear 50T
Suspension Independent
Tire Type Multi-terrain
Wheel Width 3.3" (81.5mm)
Ball Bearings Full set
Chassis 0.12" (3mm) 6061-T6 aluminum
Product Height 7.68" (195 mm)
Top Speed 60+
Wheel Hex Size 17mm
Completion Level Ready-To-Run
Drivetrain 4WD
Drive Type Forward/Brake/Reverse
Front Shock Spring Rate 6.2lbs/in (1.09N/mm)
Charger Sold Separately
Differential 3-gear
Rear Shock Spring Rate 5.0lbs/in (0.87N/mm)
Receiver Included
Shock Type Aluminum body oil-filled adjustable
Wheel Type Five split-spoke monster truck
Product Weight 10.67lb (4.85kg)
Tire Tread dBoots COPPERHEAD 2
Vehicle Type Monster Truck
Water-Resistant Yes
Power Type Electric
Gear Pitch 1.0MOD
Servos Included
Front Track 18.15" (461mm)
Power System 6S
Product Width 18.15" (461 mm)
Radio Included
Technology Smart,Dual Protocol RX (DSMR/SLT)
Approximate Assembly Time No assembly required
Body Painted, decaled and trimmed
Brakes Integrated with ESC
Pinion 12T
Scale 1/8
Final Drive Ratio 17.92
Motor Type Brushless
Rear Track 18.15" (461mm)
Speed Control Included
Wheelbase 14.84" (377mm)