Replaced Traxxas Stampede suspension arms with RPM A-arms

Posted: 2014-06-06

Had a slight accident with my stampede (Traxxas VXL Stampede 4X4) the other day - hit a jump ramp at slightly the wrong angle and bust a suspension arm.

After some reading online - most people were pointing out that RPM's third party suspension arms were stronger - so I grabbed two sets.

All four arms mounted
All four arms mounted
Close-up of one arm
Close-up of one arm

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