Traxxas X Maxx Green 900x250
Log In

Now You Can Build Your Own ECX Barrage

Now You Can Build Your Own ECX Barrage

Nice! We liked the RTR Barrage when we reviewed it back in our March 2017 issue, and now ECX has a kit version–or “Build to Drive,” to be more precise. The “BTD” concept means you get assembly tools, batteries, and electronics right in the box. All you add is paint. The “kit” Barrage also gets a few upgrades over the RTR, and mounts its shocks outside the chassis plates–that’s one less mod to make. Full deets below, and more pics.

ECX-1.9-Barrage-4WD-Scaler-Build-To-Drive-Kit-2

ECX 1.9 Barrage 4WD Scaler Build-To-Drive Kit (1)

From ECX:
Using the same “pre-built critical parts” formula and manual guidelines as the successful ECX® AMP™ MT Build-To-Drive™ Kit, the ECX 1.9 Barrage® 4WD Scaler Build-To-Drive™ Kit offers the same build experience on a new and exciting platform. The Barrage Kit comes with everything needed to get started, including the tools, parts, and electronics. It even comes with its differential, shocks, and wheels assembled, so all you need to do is follow the instructions and you’ll be ready to navigate baseball-sized rock piles and tall weeds in no time. Perfect for the backyard, the park, desert or driveway, get your hands dirty with the nearly unstoppable ECX 1.9 Barrage 4WD Scaler Kit.

The Kit version differences from the RTR version are motor plate for larger 390 motor (more power and torque), longer axles and housings (alleviates long wheel hex and has less wheel scrub and better handling), aluminum servo mount (more servo options), 4-point links (improves articulation), aluminum steering links (stronger than plastic), outboard shocks (moved to outside chassis (better handling, articulation, realism and looks).

Please note: Body is clear and is shown painted for advertising purposes only.

Features:

  • 400+ Parts Included
  • Customizable Clear Body Shell and Sticker Sheet
  • Realistic C-Channel Chassis Frame
  • Full range Spektrum™ 2.4GHz transmitter
  • Waterproof Electronics
  • Dynamite® Ni-MH Battery
  • AC Battery Charger
  • 390 size can motor
  • 1/10 scale size metal gear servo
  • New conventional shock mounting system
  • Improved articulation and steering
  • Partially Assembled
  • Fully Upgradable
  • Tools Included
  • Educational Build

Needed to Complete:

  • Assembly
  • Paint for body

What’s in the box?

(1) ECX® 1.9 4WD Barrage Build-to-Drive Kit
(1) ECX 2.4GHz Transmitter
(1) ECX 2.4GHz 2-CH V3 Receiver
(1) 100mAh NiMH Wall Charger with EC3™ Connector
(1) Dynamite® Speedpack® 900mAh NiMH Battery with EC3 Connector
(1) Dynamite Tazer™ 390 Brushed Motor
(1) Dynamite 60A WP FWD/REV Brushed ESC
(1) Spektrum™ S602 digital servo
(4) AA Batteries
(1) User Manual

Specs:

Approximate Assembly Time: Less than 1 Hour
Ball Bearings: Complete
Batteries: 900mAh 6-cell NiMH
Body: Unpainted
Charger: NiMH Wallwart
Chassis: Steel Ladder Frame
Completion Level: Ready-To-Run
Differential: Locked Differential
Drivetrain: 4WD
Front Track: 7.0in (177mm)
Gear Pitch: 48-Pitch
Ground Clearance: 2.25in (57mm)
Height: 8.5in (216mm)
Length: 16.4in (417mm)
Motor Size: 390
Motor Type: Brushed
Painted or Clear Bodies: Painted
Pinion: 22T
Radio: ECX 2.4GHz 2-Channel
Rear Track: 7.0in (177mm)
Servos: Spektrum S602
Shock Type: 3 in (75mm) plastic body
Size/Scale: 1/12
Speed Control: Dynamite 60A Brushed
Spur Gear: 60T
Suspension: Solid Axle 4-Link
Tire Compound: Soft
Tire Diameter: 4.3in (110mm)
Tire Tread: Falken AT3W All Terrain
Track: 7.0in (177mm)
Vehicle Type: Rock Crawler
Weight: 2.8lb (1.3kg)
Wheel Diameter: 1.9in (49mm)
Wheel Type: Black Molded
Wheel Width: 1.1in (27mm)
Wheelbase: 9.9in (252mm)
Width: 7.7in (196mm)

#ECX01011 – $179.99
Visit ECXRC.com
See more posts about ECX

ECX-1.9-Barrage-4WD-Scaler-Build-To-Drive-Kit-6

ECX 1.9 Barrage 4WD Scaler Build-To-Drive Kit (4)

ECX 1.9 Barrage 4WD Scaler Build-To-Drive Kit (5) ECX 1.9 Barrage 4WD Scaler Build-To-Drive Kit (3)

Never miss an issue of RC Car Action!

Subscribe today with a Digital Edition subscription or Print + Digital combo!

Updated: July 27, 2017 — 1:49 PM
Traxxas T-Maxx 600x120
Hobbico AARMA Fazon Voltage 600x120

1 Comment

Add a Comment

Leave a Reply

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

Airage Media © 2017
WordPress Video Lightbox Plugin