Wednesday, February 8, 2023

3 Cool Truck Build Ideas With Pro-Line Racing


Spending just a little bit of time on the Pro-Line Racing website can get you into trouble. Each time we visit the site, we’re inspired by the lastest products they have released. One area that seems to receive a lot of attention from Pro-Line developers is the truck segment. Not just one scale, but trucks in general. There are just seemingly endless amounts of cool products for RC truck enthusiasts. Short course trucks, monster trucks, crawling trucks. Pro-Line has something for each category. So in order to give you an idea of what’s on the menu, we drempt up this story that features some of Pro-Line great accessories that might be the perfect additon to your truck build.

3 1/8 Monster Truck Options

2017 Ford F-150 Raptor Clear Body

Pro-Line has worked with for for licensing on the Raptor and that means awesome RC bodies for us to choose from. This Pro-Line 2017 Raptor Clear Body is highly detailed yet functional replica has included all the rugged Raptor style and attitude into the body and decal sheet. The 2017 Raptor has a bold and tough body style and is the most cutting edge look available. This body completely transforms your REVO, T-MAXX 3.3, MGT or SUMMIT into a True Scale Lifted Truck. If you are a Raptor fan, then this is the body for you! Don’t have one of the aformentioned trucks? Bring your machine to your local shop to see if they have one of these bodies on hand and see if it can be fitted to your rig. The trip will be worth it.
3468-00 | 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor Clear Body

Trencher X 3.8″ All Terrain Tires Mounted

If there is one thing Pro-Line really knows, it’s traction. This is a pair of pre-mounted Trencher X 3.8″ All Terrain Tires are designed to give your MT optimal traction on just about any surface. Super cool horizontal H-shaped treads give your MT ridiculous amounts of forward bite. With tread height at ¼” tall, you”ll find that durability and longevity are second to none. The Trencher X 3.8″ tire comes conveniently pre-mounted to our Stone Gray F-11 wheel. The F-11 is a super-tough 11-Spoke wheel designed to mimic the look of full-size Off-Road Trucks! Pro-Line’s F-11 wheel features scale bolt head details and a swept back face that will stand out from the crowd of boring wheels. We only suggest you make sure your off-set is correct when you buy these premounts.
1184-25 | Trencher X 3.8″ Tires Mounted on F-11 Stone Gray ½” Offset 17mm Wheels

Extended Front and Rear Body Mounts

Probably some of the best body mounting options on the market are from Pro-Line. This is an Extended Body Mount Kit with Secure-Loc Caps for the Traxxas Monster Trucks. The Pro-Line body mount kit includes adjustable body mounts so you can fit any body on your truck perfectly! But, the Pro-Line Engineers did not stop there. Instead of just using the same old flimsy body clips that always get lost and bent, the Pro-Line Extended Body Mount kit includes a revolutionary screw on body mounting system for a strong and secure mount every time. No more getting stabbed in the finger by those nasty clips! Just screw down the included setscrew into the body mount, place the O-Ring over the setscrew and mount your body as you normally would. These Extended Body mount kit adds safety, security and styling. Pro-Line’s Extended Body Mount Kit fits the REVO 3.3, E-REVO and Summit.
6307-00 | Extended Front and Rear Body Mounts


3 1/10 Short Course Options

Pre-Painted / Pre-Cut 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor True Scale Body

Sticking with the Ford theme of this article, we decided to show you the Pre-Painted/Pre-Cut 2017 Ford® F-150 Raptor True Scale Body for Short Course Trucks. Introducing one of the most anticipated Truck bodies of all time: the new 2017 Ford® F-150 Raptor True Scale truck body for Short Course! Pro-Line has included all the scale detail you could imagine into this Pre-Painted, Pre-Cut and Pre-Stickered body for a highly detailed yet functional replica of the 2017 Raptor. Even the color that has been pre-painted was painstakingly matched to the real full scale counterpart! The 2017 Raptor has a bold, tough and cutting edge body style and will completely transform your PRO-2, Slash®, Slash® 4×4 and SC10 Short Course Truck into a True Scale Lifted Truck. If you are a Raptor fan, then this is the body for you! Be the envy of your friends. Get your Pre-Painted/Pre-Cut Pro-Line 2017 Ford® F-150 Raptor True Scale body today!
3461-14 | Pre-Painted / Pre-Cut 2017 Ford® F-150 Raptor True Scale Body

BFGoodrich Baja T/A KR2 SC 2.2″/3.0″ M2 (Medium) Tires Mounted

This is a pair of Pre-Mounted BFGoodrich® KR2 SC tires. Pro-Line is proud to announce a partnership with the leading full-size Off-Road tire manufacturer – BFGoodrich®! This collaboration begins with the introduction of the race tire that has dominated the 2014 & 2015 King of the Hammers race and also crushed the 2015 Baja 1000 taking the top 11 spots – the BFGoodrich® Baja T/A® KR2 for Short Course Trucks in Pro-Line’s legendary M2 compound and Pre-Mounted to Renegade Black Wheels! Details from the full-size race winning tire have been recreated to give your truck the ultimate in scale look and desert racing performance. Known for extreme traction and durability in the full scale world on Trophy Trucks and Ultra 4 vehicles, the BFGoodrich® Baja T/A® KR2 tire features an iconic layout of large tread blocks with swooping cuts and uniquely designed sidewall tread that will give your rig improved desert racing performance! If you crave scale looks and performance, the all-new BFGoodrich® Baja T/A® KR2 SC tires from Pro-Line are a must have.

Pre-Assembled Pro-Spec Shocks

This is a pair of Pro-Line Front Pro-Spec Shocks (Pre-Assembled). The next generation of Pro-Line Shock Technology has arrived: Pro-Line Pro-Spec Shocks! Now available Pre-Assembled, just fill with your choice of shock oil (not included). Every last detail has been refined to give you the best performing and best looking Shocks ever made. The Pro-Spec Shocks are a 12mm Big Bore design with a Single Low Friction X-Ring Seal. The Pistons and Shaft Guides are made from Silky Smooth White Delrin for Low Stiction and the 3.5mm thick Shock Shaft is Hard Chrome Coated, just like full scale racing shocks.
The Pro-Spec Shocks feature an easy access Bleeder Cap Screw for consistent shock builds every time. Each pair of Pro-Spec Shocks includes 3 different piston options (1.4, 1.6 & 1.8) and a blank piston for drilling to a custom size. Custom Shock Tightening Tools and optional shock limiters are also included. Optional Pro-Spec Springs are available separately. Upper and lower shock pivot balls are included so you can fit a wider range of vehicles right out of the box.
6308-30 | Pre-Assembled Pro-Spec Front Shocks
6308-31 | Pre-Assembled Pro-Spec Rear Shocks

3 Scale Truck Options

2017 Ford F-150 Raptor Clear Body

This is a 2017 Ford® F-150 Raptor Clear Body for TRX-4®. Pro-Line is ready to unleash the officially licensed 2018 Ford® F-150 Raptor body for your Traxxas® TRX-4®! This body will completely transform your Truck into an Ultra Scale modern Raptor Rig perfect for Rock Crawling. The details from the full-size 2017 Raptor have been faithfully recreated and is designed to drop right onto the stock 12.8″ wheelbase TRX-4! This Pro-Line body is much lighter than the stock TRX-4® body for lower center of gravity and improved crawling performance. Window masks, Paint-then-peel overspray film and fully licensed detailed stickers are included to finish off the look. Raise the bar and get your own Pro-Line 2017 Ford® F150 Raptor Body for your TRX-4® now!
3509-00 | 2017 Ford® F-150 Raptor Clear Body for 12.8″ wheelbase TRX-4

Hyrax 1.9″ G8 Rock Terrain Truck Tires Mounted

The Hyrax 1.9″ tires come conveniently pre-mounted to Pro-Line’s Impulse Black/Silver Plastic 1.9″ Wheels that are Proudly Made in the USA! These all-new Impulse wheels are designed to not only look scale but to be super easy to use by only requiring 6 screws per wheel for mounting tires. The unique 3-piece plastic wheel design bolts together in the back and locks on to any of Pro-Line’s incredible list of 1.9″ Crawling Tires. The back of this 12mm hex Rock Crawling 1.9″ wheel also accepts Pro-Line’s Brass Brake Rotor Weights (sold separately) for additional looks and performance.
10128-13 | Hyrax 1.9″ G8 Tires Mounted

5″ Super-Bright LED Light Bar Kit

This is a 5″ Curved LED Light Bar Kit. Pro-Line is proud to introduce a new 5″ Curved LED Light Bar Kit with real, working LED Lights! The 5″ Curved Light Bar comes with 26 LED Light bulbs pre-wired with a 12” long cable that can plug directly into your receiver for power. The Lights are rated for 6V to 12V power, so you have the option to plug directly into a 3S Lipo power source for Super-Bright LED Light! The LED Lights are housed in a durable Curved Black Nylon housing branded with a P-L logo and includes the mounts and hardware you need to do a custom install on your favorite vehicle. The 5″ Curved LED Light Bar has great scale appearance that will fit in with any scale vehicle. Night Crawling has become the new cool thing to do with your scale rig, don’t get left in the Dark! Get Pro-Line’s new 5″ Curved Super-Bright LED Light Bar Kit for your truck today!
6276-03 | 5″ Curved Super-Bright LED Light Bar Kit



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