True Deuce

True Deuce

Final Build Photos

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Submitted By
Mark Petroski
Burbank, Ca, United States of America
Build Information
Readers Ride Title True Deuce
Vehicle Class Scale, Other
Vehicle Class Other 1:8-1:10 Custom 32 Ford roadster
Chassis Brand Axial
Chassis Model SCX10
Body Brand Custom
Body Model 32 ford roadster
Custom Body Brand and Model 1/8 Monogram 32 Deuce model (repro)
Power System Electric
Electric Motor Brand and Model Motor- RC 4WD RC4WD 540 Crawler Brushed Motor 35T RC4Z-E0005
Speed Control Brand and Model ESC- High Voltage Waterproof 320A Brushed ESC Speed Controller HW 1060

Steering Servo- HItech HS-5065 MG mini servo.

Battery Brand and Model Venom 7.4 2s 2000 35c XT60 plugs
Wheels and Tires Brand and Model Wheels: RC Black Wheel 26*52mm Hex 12mm 4PCS For HPI Racing 1/10 On-Road Car (Rim 51)

Tires: 1/8 Monogram 32 Ford Deuce Firestone Champion “Big n Littles” tires.

Inserts are 1/14 semi truck tires.

Shocks Brand and Model None

Leaf spring suspension: Leaf Spring Suspension Stainless for 1/10 Rock Crawler RC4WD Tamiya Axial TRX4

Axles Brand and Model Front: Custom CNC Alloy Front End Steering Axle Upright Part For Tamiya RC 1:14 Tractor Truck

Rear: Custom ARB Edition CNC Metal Front Axle Rear Axle For 1:10 D90 D110 RC 4WD RC Crawler

Paint Brand and Model Rust-oleum Flat Enamel Brown (body and grill)
Tamiya Black TS -14 (frame)
Alclad II 5114 Chrome for Lexan (headlights)
Graphics Brand and Model Decals from Monogram 32 ford kit.
Monster Vintage decal from 80’s in trunk.
Scale Accessories Brand and Model Motor: RC4WD Z-S1043 1/10 Scale Aluminum V8 Engine Replica
Transmission: RC4WD R4 Ultimate Scale Single Speed Transmission Z-U0031
Engine mounts: RC 4WD Z-S1239 RC4WD Trail Finder 2 V8 Engine Mounts
Pulley: RC 4WD Pulley Kit w/Belt for V8 Scale Engine RC4Z-S1537
Distributor: RC 4WD Z-S1738 Distributor and Rubber Tube
Drive Shaft: Metal Drive Shaft Metal 45-50mm 60-80mm
Seat: RC4WD Mojave Body Bench Seat RC4Z-B0032
Electronic ignition: MSD 2 step and Blaster coil erc-10-3011 from exclusive r/c
Light System Brand and Model None
Radio System Brand and Model – Flysky FS-BS6 6CH Receiver For FS-GT5 IT4S Transmitter RC Car Boat D8V0
– Flysky FS-GT5 radio.
Sound System Brand and Model None
Other Options Brand and Model -1:8 3d printed custom headers for the small block Chevy Revell/Monogram kits.
– 1:8 Set of E&J Style Headlights With Separate Fluted Lenses.
– 1:8 Custom Vintage Weiand Dragstar 6 carb intake.
– 1:8 Custom Lindberg Big Red T carburetors, and fuel lines etc.
Further Description/Back Story My wife surprised me with a monogram 32 ford and a Lindberg Big Red 27 T bucket model kits she found at a flea market. I purchased random chassis pieces and got out the Dremel tool and started cutting.
I used a lot of left over 1:14 truck pieces from my builds. Frame was put together with various m2 and m3 push rods and connectors.

Build Process Photos

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