Ten4?

General discussion, builds/restorations, etc...

Moderators: scr8p, klavy69

FC5687
Approved Member
Posts: 37
Joined: Sat Sep 30, 2017 4:29 pm
Has thanked: 4 times
Been thanked: 1 time

Ten4?

Post by FC5687 »

Hello!
Any difference between MIP RC10 4x4and Ten4?

Is Ten4 still available?

What is the rear transmission on the Ten4? The AE stock 6 gears transmission?

Thanks 🙏

User avatar
GoMachV
Approved Member
Posts: 11432
Joined: Mon Apr 30, 2012 2:31 am
Location: Twin Falls, ID
Has thanked: 856 times
Been thanked: 2590 times

Re: Ten4?

Post by GoMachV »

Ten4 was our take on a modernish version of the mip 410. They shared nothing but the idea of making an rc10 4wd.
It's time to stand up to the bully. Support the companies that support the industry, not the ones that tear it down. Say no to Traxxas
Factory Works website

FC5687
Approved Member
Posts: 37
Joined: Sat Sep 30, 2017 4:29 pm
Has thanked: 4 times
Been thanked: 1 time

Re: Ten4?

Post by FC5687 »

Can you list what parts are discontinued? If you have the drawings and requirements of those parts, I might source them from China through custom make.

FC5687
Approved Member
Posts: 37
Joined: Sat Sep 30, 2017 4:29 pm
Has thanked: 4 times
Been thanked: 1 time

Re: Ten4?

Post by FC5687 »

BTW, I know a place here in Hong Kong that is able to deliver custom gear in Delrin.

Does the Ten4 have a different rear gearbox than the stock RC10??

User avatar
TRX-1-3
Approved Member
Posts: 1784
Joined: Sat Mar 29, 2014 4:13 pm
Location: USAG Humphreys, South Korea
Has thanked: 1453 times
Been thanked: 790 times

Re: Ten4?

Post by TRX-1-3 »

Hope you're doin' something fun.

User avatar
TRX-1-3
Approved Member
Posts: 1784
Joined: Sat Mar 29, 2014 4:13 pm
Location: USAG Humphreys, South Korea
Has thanked: 1453 times
Been thanked: 790 times

Re: Ten4?

Post by TRX-1-3 »

Rear trans is Stealth.
Hope you're doin' something fun.

FC5687
Approved Member
Posts: 37
Joined: Sat Sep 30, 2017 4:29 pm
Has thanked: 4 times
Been thanked: 1 time

Re: Ten4?

Post by FC5687 »

I have talked to a local shop and they can supply custom-made gear with Delrin or 6061 aluminum.

Regarding the belt, they can supply in different sizes from various suppliers eg 3M

User avatar
Frankentruck
Super Member
Posts: 2785
Joined: Fri Feb 19, 2021 2:59 pm
Location: Texas, USA
Has thanked: 1713 times
Been thanked: 1945 times

Re: Ten4?

Post by Frankentruck »

FC5687 wrote: Thu Nov 02, 2023 7:56 pm Hi!
Does anyone know about this rerelease?

Same 6 gears transmission? Still, has the nylon-type gearbox?

Thanks!
FC5687 wrote: Fri Nov 03, 2023 12:44 pm I have talked to a local shop and they can supply custom-made gear with Delrin or 6061 aluminum.

Regarding the belt, they can supply in different sizes from various suppliers eg 3M
Wow if you could combine this with the RC10 rerelease you could make a lot of money. 🙄
Frankensteined RC10T3 / Franky Jr RC10GT-e (x2) / A+ stamp / Toy Story RC / Graphite replica / B1.5 BFG 5LTi / Clonewald / Hyper Hornet

"I love the effort, but it sure looks like you took the long way around to a tub again"

JosephS
Super Member
Posts: 1617
Joined: Thu Mar 23, 2017 9:31 pm
Has thanked: 1057 times
Been thanked: 488 times

Re: Ten4?

Post by JosephS »

FC5687 wrote: Fri Nov 03, 2023 12:44 pm I have talked to a local shop and they can supply custom-made gear with Delrin or 6061 aluminum.

Regarding the belt, they can supply in different sizes from various suppliers eg 3M
It'd be worth it to prototype first. Most of the appeal of these items seems to be strictly from how rare they are. That seems to be because they sold poorly due to low interest or high prices. Have some prototypes CNC'd and see how long it takes to sell them at a price that would make you profit.

If the rumors of a rc10t/rc10WC issue are anything more than smoke then kits like this would pick up some traction after people have them for a while and want to do a bit more.

User avatar
GoMachV
Approved Member
Posts: 11432
Joined: Mon Apr 30, 2012 2:31 am
Location: Twin Falls, ID
Has thanked: 856 times
Been thanked: 2590 times

Re: Ten4?

Post by GoMachV »

as one of the two people that designed the Ten4, I wish you good luck at making tens of dollars off this project LOL. Everyone wants it until they are for sale, then crickets until you discontinue it, in which case people act like they want them again.
It's time to stand up to the bully. Support the companies that support the industry, not the ones that tear it down. Say no to Traxxas
Factory Works website

FC5687
Approved Member
Posts: 37
Joined: Sat Sep 30, 2017 4:29 pm
Has thanked: 4 times
Been thanked: 1 time

Re: Ten4?

Post by FC5687 »

Sounds like lots of parts isn't available, right?

By looking into required parts for this project. I guess only the 4WD transmission isn't available except front gearbox section, such as pulley and belt related parts.

As says if I can have those parts I can duplicate for some backup for future use

User avatar
Frankentruck
Super Member
Posts: 2785
Joined: Fri Feb 19, 2021 2:59 pm
Location: Texas, USA
Has thanked: 1713 times
Been thanked: 1945 times

Re: Ten4?

Post by Frankentruck »

The parts are all identified, all you have to do is go find people that are selling them. eBay is probably your best source. Then once you find yhem and buy them you will have them.
Frankensteined RC10T3 / Franky Jr RC10GT-e (x2) / A+ stamp / Toy Story RC / Graphite replica / B1.5 BFG 5LTi / Clonewald / Hyper Hornet

"I love the effort, but it sure looks like you took the long way around to a tub again"

FC5687
Approved Member
Posts: 37
Joined: Sat Sep 30, 2017 4:29 pm
Has thanked: 4 times
Been thanked: 1 time

Re: Ten4?

Post by FC5687 »

Most parts are available but the most critical parts from Robinson Racing have a hard time sourcing. Most likely it might not be available. If I have the "used piece" on hand, I can ask the local shop to custom-made. 7075 and exotic plastic can be accessed based on what the local shop said.

  • Similar Topics
    Replies
    Views
    Last post
  • Ten4.1
    by mk-Zero » » in RC10 Buggy Forum
    14 Replies
    2558 Views
    Last post by mk-Zero
  • Pumpkinfish's Ten4
    by pumpkinfish » » in RC10 Buggy Forum
    31 Replies
    3349 Views
    Last post by GoMachV
  • My final Ten4
    by GoMachV » » in RC10 Buggy Forum
    11 Replies
    2350 Views
    Last post by slotcarrod
  • aeiou's Ten4
    by aeiou » » in RC10 Buggy Forum
    32 Replies
    4755 Views
    Last post by KidAgain
  • Supernaut's Ten4
    by Supernaut » » in RC10 Buggy Forum
    12 Replies
    2303 Views
    Last post by hugger19
  • My gold Ten4
    by minimini » » in RC10 Buggy Forum
    7 Replies
    1594 Views
    Last post by TRX-1-3
  • Ten4 Parts Available!
    by mk-Zero » » in Conklin Performance Designs
    11 Replies
    4452 Views
    Last post by SFC K
  • Dave's Ten4
    by DaveM » » in RC10 Buggy Forum
    37 Replies
    5097 Views
    Last post by DaveM

Return to “RC10 Buggy Forum”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No User AvatarBing [Bot], No User AvatarCommonCrawl [Bot] and 0 guests