Facebook Twitter Gplus YouTube RSS Email Subscribe
magnify
magnify
Home RC Cars and Trucks Schumacher Cat K1 4wd Buggy
formats

Schumacher Cat K1 4wd Buggy

Schumacher Cat K1 4wd BuggyBuilding on their legacy of race inspired “Competition All Terrain” (CAT) vehicles, the folks over at Schumacher just released the sweet new Cat K1 offroad buggy! The Cat K1 is an ultra modern, 1/10 scale 4wd buggy with features that would make any race drool. Schumacher’s R&D department and a team of highly skilled international racers have developed a simple, yet highly efficient twin belt transmission, with optimized motor position and belt length that offers equalized front and rear drive. The Schumacher Cat K1 also features a long top deck that promotes controlled flex, improved steering geometry for millimeter perfect control plus a whole host of detailed changes and improvements making the Cat K1 the car to beat!

 

Features:

  • Optimized 2 belt transmission with efficient low tension Bando belts running on large CNC machined pulleys.
  • 2.0mm aluminum chassis with aerospace grade carbon fiber top deck.
  • Molded side pods for superb dirt protection.
  • Mid motor layout with adjustable motor position.
  • Chassis mounted, angled steering bell cranks for low C of G.
  • Steering rack design for improved dynamic ackerman throughout the steering range.
  • Long top deck for superior flex characteristics.
  • Black anodized components for the aggressive stealth look.
  • Medium flex suspension arms as standard.
  • Stronger pivot blocks and pivot block mounting system.
  • High agility small bore shocks with big bore springs, titanium nitride shafts, threaded collars and twin o-ring sealing.
  • Machined tapered pistons with different colors for easy identification.
  • Optimum weight distribution with adjustable saddle pack layout.
  • Larger layshaft bearings.
  • Belt adjustment for consistent driveshaft geometry at all belt tensions.
  • Cab forward body shell for improved jump handling, bump stability and high speed cornering.
  • Large high down force rear wing enhances cab forward aero package.
  • Super free, limited slip ball diffs with extreme high strength silicone nitride balls.
  • Strong steel universal driveshafts.
  • Rubber sealed, super precision ball bearings throughout.
  • Smooth twin pad vented slipper with easy access adjustment.
  • Unique motor clamp mount to fine tune weight distribution.
  • Optional gear diff available.
  • Horizontally split transmission housings for easy diff access and maintenance.
  • Optimized chassis shape to improve roll stability.
  • Rigid servo mount directly to the chassis for precise steering.
  • Class leading suspension geometry with durable components and a huge range of optional alloy parts, offering adjustments to setup your CAT K1 to all track conditions.
  • Adjustable rear roll centers, inboard toe-in/toe-out, anti-squat and track width (using optional speed secret parts).
  • Adjustable front roll centers, rake angle and track width (using optional speed secret parts).
  • Strong, rigid 4mm aero space carbon fiber shock brackets.

Specs:

  • Length: 373mm
  • Wheelbase: 285mm
  • Width: 250mm
  • Part: K135 (kit) – $430
  • Part: K136 (assembled) – $450
 
 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit
Add Comment  comments 

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Copyright © 2012-2016 RCNewz.com
The Latest RC Car and Truck News, Pictures and Videos!
Privacy Policy - Contact