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ANIMUS 18SC

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The Helion Animus 18SC is the next generation of 1/18th scale performance with an unprecedented set of features and value.

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Features

  • Ring and pinion type four wheel drive drivetrain
  • Four wheel independent suspension
  • Planetary gear differentials
  • Ball bearing supported central shaft drivetrain
  • Adjustable, oil filled, coil-over shock absorbers with bladders
  • Adjustable wheelbase
  • Dual bellcrank steering
  • Molded drive shafts and cups
  • Broached ball stud pivot joints
  • Molded camber and steering links
  • Dual position battery strap
  • Hex drive wheels

Overview

The Helion Animus 18SC is the next generation of 1/18th scale performance with an unprecedented set of features and value. This project came to life as a cooperative effort between some of the greatest minds in the RC industry and you, our customers. The premise behind the project set to offer you something different, something revolutionary...value AND performance. Helion R/C design engineers optimized the Animus platform for the latest generation of bashers and enthusiasts. The use of gear differentials and a robust shaft based, ball bearing supported, gear drivetrain reduces maintenance requirements, improves efficiency and performance without compromising value. With the advent and inclusion of crystal-less 2.4 GHz radio technology in the Animus, R/C bashers and enthusiasts can now enjoy using their cars alongside one another instead of worrying about changing or having to buy extra crystals. With a 4,200rpm brushed motor and high performance 1,100 mAh NiMH battery included, the Animus is equipped to not disappoint with speeds topping 20mph! Enjoying the Helion RC product line is also now easier than ever as it and you are fully supported and backed by HobbyTown USA®! With over 150 locations nationwide you'll never be out of touch with the latest innovations headed your way from Helion RC!

Specifications

Name of Product: Animus 18SC
Product Description: 1/18 Scale 4x4 Electric Short Course Truck
Kit/RTR: RTR
Scale: 1/18th
Recommended Usage Environment: Off-road, dry conditions
Drivetrain: 4WD, 4x4
Motor or Engine: 370 size brushed, 4,200rpm
Length: 275mm (10.8in)
Width: 177mm (7in)
Height: 100mm (3.9in)
Wheelbase: 159mm (6.3in)
Weight: 540g (1.2lb)
Chassis: Molded composite
Suspension: Four wheel independent
Internal Gear Ratio: 8.8:1
Wheel Diameter: 30.4mm (1.2in) x 41.8mm (1.6in)

Tire: F/R: 59.7mm (2.4in) All-Terrain
Speed Control: Brushed, 7.2v NiMh Only
Radio: 2.4Ghz 2-Channel
Servos: Analog, integrated with ESC and Receiver
Battery: 1,100 mAh 7.2v NiMH
Charger: AC wall type trickle
Speed: 20+mph
Shock type: Oil filled with bladders and adjustment clips
Body: Short course style with light bars
Ball bearings: 7 bearings included, bushings in wheels
Minimum Age Recommendation: 14yr+
Experience Level: Beginner/Novice
Is Assembly Required: No
Assembly Time: N/A
Preparation Time: <1 Hour + Charging Time

Media

Rechargeable battery pack and A/C wall charger   The "ERS" (ESC-Receiver-Servo) unit

1,100mAh 7.2v NiMH rechargable battery pack and A/C wall charger is included.

 

The "ERS" (ESC-Receiver-Servo) unit encompasses all of the Animus' electronics into one space saving package to alleviate the wiring mess associated with other minis.

Aggressive tread design with real rubber compound for great traction   6.5mm mini "big bore"oil filled, bladder top shocks

Aggressive tread design with real rubber compound for great traction on all surfaces which outlasts that of other minis plastic-rubber compounds.

 

6.5mm mini "big bore"oil filled, bladder top shocks with adjustable ride height and rebuild-able seal cartridges.

2.4 GHz radio technology   gear differentials and a robust shaft

With 2.4 GHz radio technology in the Animus, R/C bashers and enthusiasts can now enjoy using their cars alongside one another instead of worrying about changing or having to buy extra crystals

 

The use of gear differentials and a robust shaft based, ball bearing supported, gear drivetrain reduces maintenance requirements, improves efficiency and performance without compromising value.


Support

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