Van Life

Van Life

Final Build Photos

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Submitted By
Jameson Florence
Fall City, WA, United States of America
Build Information
Readers Ride Title Van Life
Vehicle Class Scale, Rock Crawler
Chassis Brand Other
Chassis Model Element
Other Chassis Brand and Model Gatekeeper builders kit
Body Brand Carisma
Body Model Prairie Wolf
Power System Electric
Electric Motor Brand and Model Hobbywing Axe 2100kv
Speed Control Brand and Model Hobbywing AXE FOC
Battery Brand and Model Gens ace adventure 3600 LiHV
Wheels and Tires Brand and Model SSD chrome jelly beans with 4.15” RC4wd genius Sim
Shocks Brand and Model Element
Axles Brand and Model Element
Graphics Brand and Model Hand cut
Scale Accessories Brand and Model Tiny truck customs 3d printed skis and rack
Light System Brand and Model Home built lighting in body. No name light bar
Radio System Brand and Model Futaba 7px
Other Options Brand and Model Custom built front and rear bumpers from scaler fab
Further Description/Back Story I’d fallen in love with the prairie wolf the second I saw it. I knew I wanted to put it on an element chassis and the gatekeeper wheel base was perfect for this build so that’s what I went with. I ended up using some heavy steel bumpers I had scaler fab make for me which worked out perfect. Turns out all that weight keeps the van locked in on side hills. It crawls really quite well!

Build Process Photos

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