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Add 4 Wheel Steering to Your Wraith

By Axial Staff on Dec 06, 2011
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One modification that I wanted to make to the Wraith kit build I did here on the blog is 4 wheel steering. Driving a rig with four wheel steering is extremely fun, especially on a scaler that will see a … more


Axial Wraith Goes on Tour with UTVUnderground.com

By Axial on Nov 29, 2011
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Axial Wraith Goes on Tour with UTVUnderground.com Southern California’s UTVUnderground.com has quickly become the largest and most recognized name in the UTV online world. So, it was only natural for Axial to partner with UTVUnderground.com to take the rock race … more


Step By Step Wraith Kit Build In Action

By Axial Staff on Nov 28, 2011
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I finally got a chance to shoot a few action shots, and video of my Wraith kit build. I don’t have the video edited yet, because I have been too busy working on the Exo release, but it’s coming soon. … more


Step By Step Wraith Kit Build – Part VII – Electronics Install

By Axial Staff on Nov 09, 2011
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Here is the final installment of our 7 part Wraith kit build series. For this post I will cover the electronics I am using, and placement in the chassis. Wiring this truck is a little tougher then normal, because of … more


Step By Step Wraith Kit Build – Part VI – Final Assembly

By Axial Staff on Oct 12, 2011
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For the final installment of our Wraith kit build series we will turn this beast into a roller. We will finish the chassis assembly, marry the chassis to the transmission and axles, install the body panels, mount the tires to … more


Step By Step Wraith Kit Build – Part V – Chassis

By Axial Staff on Oct 11, 2011
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Next step in our Wraith kit build is the assembly of the chassis. Flip to page 26 in the Wraith kit manual, start with step 25. Find bag E and the corresponding parts required from the various parts trees. We … more


Step By Step Wraith Kit Build – Part IV – Transmission

By Axial Staff on Oct 11, 2011
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For Part IV of our Wraith kit build I will cover assembly of the transmission. The transmission for the Wraith is still based off our proven AX10 and SCX10 transmissions. Assembly is still very similar as well, with just a … more


Step By Step Wraith Kit Build – Part III – Links

By Axial Staff on Oct 07, 2011
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For part 3 of the Wraith kit build we will cover building the links. I am also going to use a few upgrade parts in this step as well. Go to page 18 in the instruction manual, start with step … more


Step By Step Wraith Kit Build – Part II – Shocks and Driveshafts

By Axial Staff on Oct 05, 2011
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For this installment of our Wraith kit build I will cover shock and driveshaft assembly. Start off by finding bag B. Another upgrade I am going to use on this build is metal flange balls. I will be using these … more


Step By Step Wraith Kit Build – Part I – Axles

By Axial Staff on Oct 05, 2011
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Now that the Wraith kits are hitting hobby shops, we figured it would be a perfect time for another step by step build. I recently built up one of these kits and took photos of each and every step. Over … more