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Duratrax evader hop ups

Old 03-11-2020, 05:19 AM
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Default Duratrax evader hop ups

Hi guys I recently got a second hand DURATRAX EVADER ST

Trying to find upgrade parts for front suspension a arms and steering. Because this vehicke has been discontinued and its hard to find upgrades for it here in aus.

If anyone cna help please apart from graphite I want to use aluminium
Old 03-11-2020, 05:39 PM
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Not good here in the USA either. All the good parts are gone. They have been gone for awhile.
Old 03-11-2020, 05:53 PM
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If you do find what you are looking for, and want to pursue endless searches, a tranny swap was done by a couple of dudes on FB with a Losi 22S SCT, and ECX Torment gearboxes. I say that, because the idler gears are weak on the Evader RCs. I've lost count how many of those darn things I destroyed before the Brushless Evader came out.

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Old 03-11-2020, 07:06 PM
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I used to own 5 of those Duratrax Evaders, why 5? Because they broke all the time and parts would constantly go on back order, so I was forced to buy spare rollers to get parts and would stock pile parts when they came back in stock. Eventually I got so frustrated with the brand I would start calling them "Duratrash" and would eventually sell off all 5 of those cars and never looked back!

IF you can find Losi XXT spares, the quality of their plastic is far superior and worth buying where the XXT is 100% compatible with the Evader which was a direct copy of the XXT, but the hardest part to replace was the chassis which often broke at the front bulkhead mount.... if I was in your position, I would cut your loses now and sell the chassis before you get any deeper in the whole with it

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