Venom have been in contact to give us a sneak peek at the production version of their new SC truck, the 2wd Gambler. This is the evolution of the SCX prototype that was shown at the toy fair in Germany in February and has been refined from that version, with new graphics, wheels and tires as well as being given a new name.
Venomʼs new 60C ROAR Approved Hard Case LiPo batteries feature heavy-duty 12awg leads and the Venom Universal Plug System. Available in 5600mAh and 5000mAh version, these packs have the extra punch needed for the extremes of racing, yet are reasonably priced for the every day driver that wants the best. All packs feature 4.0mm bullet plugs to allow you to plug directly into your ESC for race applications.
Venom have a new addition to their transmitter case line designed to exclusively fit the Spektrum DX2.0/3.0. Made from light weight thermo-formed nylon material with a conformal case design to protect your DX2.0/3.0 radio from the elements and during transporting. Whether for storage or transportation, the color coordinated case design will look sharp and keep your equipment safe.
Due to be announced tomorrow at the Nuremberg toy fair, the Venom SCX was designed for the popular 2WD short course racing class modeled after the fullscale Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series racing trucks. Designed from the ground up, the SCX represents the latest in race truck design plus a new feature unique to the Venom SCX MORdrive system. Now you can adjust the center of gravity on the fly in the pits by changing the rear transmission position from mid-motor to rear motor. The MORdrive system allows you to fine tune the weight balance and tailor the SCX to the track conditions to take the competition by surprise.
Venom have released a massive number of new optional parts for the Traxxas Slash VXL and E-Revo. Most parts have been CNC machined from high grade aluminium and almost all are available in anodised orange, gun metal and grey and help improve strength in the area where they are used. Parts that are available include front steering knuckles, front lower arms, front c-hubs, rear lower arms, steering set, battery holder, rear universal shafts, rear shock towers, front bulkheads, gear cover, rear gearbox, rear knuckles, wheels, shock caps, front & rear shocks, wheel hex adapters, tie rods, push rods, front & rear suspension mounts, servo saver and titanium pivot balls.
Venom have announced that their transmitter bag, suitable for holding the most popular pistol grip transmitters on the market today, is now available in silver. The padded case secures your transmitter to prevent damage during transit and sports a smaller pouch which is perfect for carrying transmitter accessories like spare crystal sets and batteries.
Venom have released the VR3T a 27 Mhz 3-Channel computerized FM radio with 3rd channel mixing and 15 model memory. Featuring many of the same features found on high-end computerized radio’s including programmable steering dual rate with a thumb switch so you can adjust the steering sensitivity on-the-fly and a 3 CH receiver. The VR3T is perfect for the user looking for an entry level radio with a the features of a radio that costs hundreds of dollars.
The new Venom Transmitter case is made from light weight thermo-formed nylon material and has been designed to exclusively fit your Spektrum DX3R/S with a conformal case design to protect your radio from the elements and during transport. If you are left handed, that is also not a problem as this case is ambidextrous to accommodate either left or right handed transmitters. Whether for storage or transportation the color coordinated case design will look sharp and keep your equipment safe.