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Post by boolean21 on Sun 14 Dec 2014 - 22:48

Wanted to build a Mercedes G wagon style truck for a long time....

Was so happy to have found a ready made kit available! Twisted Evil Twisted Evil Twisted Evil Twisted Evil Twisted Evil Twisted Evil
Missed all the fun of scratch building.... but saved all the time and effort.... and can keep the time and effort for the next project... Smile

Here's some photos of the truck...

The box....




it looks like the Axial Dingo doesn't it?


Steering wheel and dashboard


Looks like beadlock wheels.... haven't tried though....


Plastic front bumper....


Nice fenders....


Top view of the chassis...
The motor and transmission is parallel to the axles....
nice design... will likely reduce the amount of torque twist i hope...


The two speed gearbox and motor mount


Receiver Box


The Battery tray....


Non adjustable shocks.....


oh yeah.... definitely Made in China... Very Happy


the 3-link setup....






the axle....
love the axle design... great for 6x6 builds....  Twisted Evil  Twisted Evil  Twisted Evil  Twisted Evil  Twisted Evil


just need to connect another drive shaft here to the 3rd axle.... and a 6x6 is borned....


the steering arm.... looks and feels really weak....


comes with stickers, roof lights, tools, 3x pinions, manual, etc...












done up the stickers....
needs some new grill stickers with Mercedes logo though.... this will come in future DIY low cost upgrades... Very Happy


Done!!




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Re: Boolean21's Mercedes AMG G63 4x4 truck

Post by boolean21 on Sun 14 Dec 2014 - 22:59

Some photos taken during this morning's trail!
Mudding!!








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Re: Boolean21's Mercedes AMG G63 4x4 truck

Post by babyboy on Mon 15 Dec 2014 - 0:23

Very nice Merc. Love the axle build which is ready for 6x6. And it really look like the Dingo. Smile
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Re: Boolean21's Mercedes AMG G63 4x4 truck

Post by oceanic on Mon 15 Dec 2014 - 10:35

Nice G63!! cheers

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Re: Boolean21's Mercedes AMG G63 4x4 truck

Post by laneboysrc on Mon 15 Dec 2014 - 13:40

Nice ride! Would be great to see a version with a closed rear cab.
I assume you will provide after-market Mercedes stickers for more realism? pirat
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Re: Boolean21's Mercedes AMG G63 4x4 truck

Post by boolean21 on Mon 15 Dec 2014 - 14:11

Yeah man.... hope they release a cover top to fit onto the truck... Twisted Evil

Grill stickers is definitely in the to do list..... Smile

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Re: Boolean21's Mercedes AMG G63 4x4 truck

Post by Zax13 on Tue 16 Dec 2014 - 4:39

Nice truck bro!!!
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Re: Boolean21's Mercedes AMG G63 4x4 truck

Post by boolean21 on Tue 16 Dec 2014 - 11:04

Zax13 wrote:Nice truck bro!!!

Thanks!

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Re: Boolean21's Mercedes AMG G63 4x4 truck

Post by Double J on Tue 16 Dec 2014 - 12:55

Awesome rig

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Re: Boolean21's Mercedes AMG G63 4x4 truck

Post by wyetuck88 on Wed 17 Dec 2014 - 0:26

Nice!!! How much?
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Re: Boolean21's Mercedes AMG G63 4x4 truck

Post by boolean21 on Wed 17 Dec 2014 - 7:39

wyetuck88 wrote:Nice!!! How much?
Around SGD200+ for the kit inclusive of shipping.... Smile

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Re: Boolean21's Mercedes AMG G63 4x4 truck

Post by DWJL511 on Sat 20 Dec 2014 - 9:44

Nice! How does it perform?
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Re: Boolean21's Mercedes AMG G63 4x4 truck

Post by boolean21 on Sat 20 Dec 2014 - 10:56

DWJL511 wrote:Nice! How does it perform?

runs ok...

but everything is plastic, including the frame.... flex and twists a lot... Very Happy
no complaints for its price... Smile

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Re: Boolean21's Mercedes AMG G63 4x4 truck

Post by boolean21 on Wed 31 Dec 2014 - 0:07

ordered these 3mm and 5mm LEDs.... pre-soldered with resistors and wire... suitable for 5V usage...




did up the AMG G63 4x4 as well after doing up the 6x6... Smile



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Re: Boolean21's Mercedes AMG G63 4x4 truck

Post by boolean21 on Mon 5 Jan 2015 - 22:27

spent some time doing up the roof lights using the same pack of pre-soldered 5V LEDs....

wired up the LEDs....



drilled 2x 1.5mm holes for the wires.....


fits through nicely...







testing out the lights before installing back the windscreen and tidying up the wires....




done!



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Re: Boolean21's Mercedes AMG G63 4x4 truck

Post by moveon on Tue 6 Jan 2015 - 6:29

You drill the holes or it's melt with iron? Very precise. Smile
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Re: Boolean21's Mercedes AMG G63 4x4 truck

Post by boolean21 on Tue 6 Jan 2015 - 7:52

moveon wrote:You drill the holes or it's melt with iron? Very precise. Smile

Hand drilled using a tiny "screw driver" type drill bit bought from Daiso quite some time back..... Smile

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Re: Boolean21's Mercedes AMG G63 4x4 truck

Post by boolean21 on Wed 18 Feb 2015 - 0:03

this post is cross posted on both the Mercedes AMG G63 4x4 thread http://sgcrawlers.co.nr/t2232-boolean21-s-mercedes-amg-g63-4x4-truck and the Mercedes AMG G63 6x6 thread http://sgcrawlers.co.nr/t2235-boolean21-s-mercedes-amg-g63-g-wagon-6x6-truck

like i mentioned in my first post....

i will get some stickers printed for the front grill of this truck...
and here they are...  Twisted Evil  Twisted Evil  Twisted Evil

Some Brabus stickers...



and the front grills....


decided that the 4x4 will have the front grill with the Mercedes emblem.... Smile


and the 6x6 to have the front grill with the Brabus logo....



hope the stickers boosted some horse power on these trucks... Very Happy Very Happy Very Happy

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Re: Boolean21's Mercedes AMG G63 4x4 truck

Post by Bobby_g_21 on Tue 8 Mar 2016 - 9:32

How did you make the grill? I'm looking to buy this rc and would like the Mercedes emblem on it as well.

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Re: Boolean21's Mercedes AMG G63 4x4 truck

Post by boolean21 on Tue 8 Mar 2016 - 10:09

Bobby_g_21 wrote:How did you make the grill? I'm looking to buy this rc and would like the Mercedes emblem on it as well.

I just Googled for the photos and sized it to scale and printed it as a sticker. Smile

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Post by Bobby_g_21 on Tue 8 Mar 2016 - 10:31

Ok, great, thanks for sharing!

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