Axial Gets Salty

By Axial on Dec 11, 2013

Words and Photos by Jamie Seymour, Axial’s R&D Industrial Designer A few items on my personal bucket list: 1: Go to the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah and attend the SCTA Speed Week. 2: Fly on a private jet. Recently … more

Axial Attends Formula E Competition at Art Center College of Design

By Axial on Aug 22, 2013

What is Formula E?  Formula E (elastic) is an annual competition for design and engineering students to design a radio controlled car that is powered by 16 feet of rubber band.  Vehicles are designed by teams from several schools and … more

WB8 Driveshaft Upgrade

By Axial on Dec 26, 2012

Have you ever done this to your WB8 driveshaft?  Turned your driveshaft into a broken piece of licorice. This is my high speed Wraith running a Castle Creations 5700Kv on 3S Lipo battery.  This thing used to destroy plastic driveshafts. I … more

Jamie’s AX10 Ridgecrest Stage 3 Upgrades

By Axial on Aug 01, 2012

I know it’s been awhile, but here’s the Stage 3 build of my AX10 Ridgecrest. Don’t get confused with Bender’s build.  He’s working on a Ridgecrest too.  If anyone needs a refresher on this build check out Stage 1 and … more

AX10 Ridgecrest – Stage 2 Upgrades

By Axial on May 23, 2012

Upgrades continue to the AX10 Ridgecrest transforming it into a mean rock crawling machine.  If you followed the Stage 1 Upgrades, we moved the battery to the front, added beadlock wheels with weights, R35 tires, upgraded the shocks and lowered … more

AX10 Ridgecrest – Stage 1 Upgrades

By Axial on Apr 23, 2012

With the release of the AX10 Ridgecrest, there’s been some chatter about it’s capabilities as a crawler.  Is it staying true to the AX10 name?  Well as part of the Axial design team, I can tell you we worked hard … more