RAIDER-XL BLX Radio Controlled Car
BLX Brushless power in XLARGE! The RAIDER XL BLX is a 1/8 scale 2WD Desert Buggy that is ready for the roughest terrains and most extreme conditions. You can attack any environment with waterproof electronics and blast beyond previous limits with a new larger scale version of the super-tough RAIDER platform. Big, stable, tough and ready for extreme RC fun.
MAX SPEED POSSIBLE
60+mph / 96+km/h
Horizon Hobby Saleable Part #
BUILD CONFIGURATION OPTIONS
290mm / 11.42"
300mm / 11.81"
NUMBER OF DIFFERENTIALS
WEIGHT (NO BATTERY)
1.88kg / 4lbs 2oz
7.2v (6 Cell) NiMh Stick Pack, 8.4v (7 Cell) NiMh Stick Pack, Soft or Hard Case 7.4V (2S) Lipo, Soft Case 11.1v (3S) Lipo within max dimensions specified.
2 Year Limited
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The RAIDER XL BLX is a super-tough all-terrain Desert Buggy that puts you straight into extreme RC action, straight from the kit box.
Equipped with the awesome performance of the ARRMA BLX 3600kv Brushless Motor and BLX80 waterproof ESC, the RAIDER XL BLX is 1/8 scale, for ultimate stability on all surfaces.
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You can attack any surface in all conditions, no matter how extreme the action gets. Loaded with waterproof electronics and controlled with a high-quality 2.4Ghz Radio Transmitter, the RAIDER XL BLX is primed for RC fun.
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Designed to provide larger 1/8 scale dimensions than previous RAIDER vehicles, an increase in stability and extreme handling characteristics will bring even greater excitement to your RC experience.
Manufactured from high-quality composite, steel and aluminium parts, the RAIDER XL BLX is ready to hit the dirt and also blast across the parking lot. You can challenge new environments and become the envy of your RC friends with this BLX Brushless powered Buggy.
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Independent oil-filled Shocks provide fast and agile handling on the roughest surfaces. You can easily adjust the ride height of your RAIDER XL and access advanced tuning options with these super-high-quality units.
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Wider and longer than a 1/10 scale RAIDER Desert Buggy, the RAIDER XL provides even greater stability. This results in a vehicle that is easy to drive on loose surfaces and provides awesome traction on surfaces with higher grip.
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Super-tough and super-fast. Your RAIDER XL experience will be exciting and consistent. The equipped metal gear Differential gives super-efficient handling, no matter how rough the terrain.
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You can blast through mud, water, sand, grass, dirt and then fly onto the asphalt or gravel. Multi-surface bashing has never been so much fun!
Waterproof ESC, Steering Servo and Radio Box. Sealed and secure from dirt ingress when you hit the trail.
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Aggressive styling and new ARRMA scale detailing provide the RAIDER XL with head-turning looks. Multi-surface dBoots Tyres and stylish ARRMA multi-spoke Wheels provide consistent handling and exciting looks.
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The RAIDER XL is shipped with a super-tough Polycarbonate Body Shell, pre-decorated with cool ARRMA livery and decals.
A super-strong black nylon Wing completes the awesome Desert Buggy looks and provides increased stability at high speed.
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The RAIDER XL incorporates a super-tough rear Motor Guard to protect the equipped 3600kv BLX Motor on extreme surfaces.
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The newly designed front Head Light details create a scale Desert Buggy look that enhances the realism of the RAIDER XL. Super-tough composite Suspension Arms provide long-lasting durability when you hit the terrain and unleash the awesome BLX Brushless power.
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A precision fit aluminium Roof provides reduced vehicle weight and cool full-scale Desert Buggy looks.
The Roof mounted Spot Light details and realistic air intake Body Decals provide super-cool racing looks to make you stand out from the crowd.
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Twin aluminium Vertical Plates are attached to the super-strong composite monocoque Chassis.
Super-tough composite side Bump Bars will protect the RAIDER XL during extreme RC action. Front and rear aluminium Shock Tower Braces provide increased rigidity and consistent fitting of mounting Screws.
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The ARRMA BLX Brushless power system provides awesome speed, long-lasting reliability and super-efficient operation on the roughest terrains.
The red aluminium Heatsink Motor body keeps you running cool, even when you are using the full potential of the 3600kv power. Teamed with the super-strong and reliable 80amp rated waterproof BLX80 ESC, this high-performance power system allows you to access extreme RC action with very little need for servicing.
You can achieve beyond 60mph by following our supplied tuning path, blasting beyond the limits as you attack any terrain with confidence.
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Strong and durable, the waterproof ADS-7M Metal Geared Steering Servo provides fast and reliable control.
The ADS-7M has all-metal gears for increased strength and long-lasting durability. The 40mm x 38mm x 20mm case size is industry standard, so the ADS-7M can also be fitted in other RC vehicles. Operating at 6 kg-cm/6.5 kg-cm 6V/7.2V (83oz-inch/90oz-inch), this tough steering servo can reach full articulation in 0.14 sec/0.12 sec 6V/7.2V.
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The ARRMA 7 Cell 4600mAh 8.4 volt NiMh Battery Pack will provide your vehicle with consistent and long-lasting power supply.
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Our ARRMA multi-region wall Battery Charger is easy to use and will allow you the confidence to safely charge your ARRMA NiMh Cells ready for more bashing action.
Supplied with our special multi-region socket adaptor so you can travel to other parts of the world and still charge with no issues.
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Supplied with multiple wall socket adaptors for multi-region convenience, the ARRMA Multi-Region Charger is a safe and reliable way to charge your Battery Cells, in any location with a wall socket.
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The ARRMA radio box is fully waterproof and dustproof. Designed to keep your 2.4Ghz reciever safe, no matter how much dirt and water you blast through.
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The ATX-100 Radio Transmitter and ARX-100 Radio Reciever will provide fast and consistent control for your ARRMA vehicle. Using 2.4Ghz technology, your ARRMA vehicle is controlled by a wheel and trigger style Radio Transmitter.
Ideal for new RC users and experienced bashing fans alike. Adjustable steering and throttle trim will allow you to easily tune your control experience to suit your individual needs.
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The Twin Vertical Plate System, creating a super-tough and ultra-durable platform that can withstand the intense RC punishment experienced by fast multi-terrain vehicles. Teamed with a precision manufactured aluminium Motor Plate, for consistent fit and servicing, your BLX vehicle is capable of running the supplied BLX Brushless power system on a wide range of surfaces.
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The ARRMA easy-access battery tray will allow you to obtain fast and easy access to your battery, whilst providing a safe and secure enclosure when the driving action gets rough.
Featuring a specially designed battery door closure system that will keep your vehicle running and your battery safe.
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Equipped with a super-tough all-metal Gear Differential, your ARRMA BLX vehicle is capable of handling any terrain, in any conditions. Easily serviced for more time bashing and less time wrenching, the BLX Metal Gear Differential provides awesome handling characteristsics and reliable power transfer.
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Ultra-tough oil-filled shock absorbers will provide your ARRMA vehicle with consistent handling and unrivalled stability, no matter how hard you like to drive.
Super-durable shock springs and shock shafts will stand up to maximum punishment. ARRMA shocks can be tuned easily with different viscosity silicone oils, giving you full control of how your vehicle reacts to bumps and jumps.
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A high-quality 2.4Ghz radio transmitter and receiver, wheels and high-performance dBoots tires, waterproof ESC and steering servo and a pre-painted bodyshell are all included, as standard.
Please check the vehicle specifications for exact details of what is included in the box and what is required to get your ARRMA vehicle running.
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Fully waterproof ESC, steering servo and radio receiver box are standard. This means that hitting the roughest terrains, in the most extreme conditions, will be no problem. Rain, mud, snow, dirt and anything else you want to bash your way through.
ARRMA waterproof electronics are ready for action.
* For details on waterproof standards, please refer to the product instruction manuals
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ARRMA will support your investment for two years. With our impressive limited warranty helping to keep you running for longer.
Visit our Support page to learn more about this great feature.
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Designed to be FAST, designed to be TOUGH. ARRMA want you to progress your RC experience by accessing more power, resulting in faster performance.
With an easy-to-access upgrade path, you can increase the inbuilt potential of your ARRMA vehicle as your skills develop; increasing your performance has never been easier. Follow our dedicated Speed Card information to better understand how you can keep getting faster.
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Equipped with super-tough black chrome wheels and high traction dBoots tires, your ARRMA vehicle will provide awesome traction in all conditions.
Pre-glued and ready for action, these high quality nylon wheels and engineered multi-surface tires are the only choice when the RC action is extreme.