Changing the way you build model cars
TDR 427 Roadster Suspension Kit (Package-kit #2) Scale = 1/8 (1:8)
INCLUDED IN THIS KIT: (22 parts total)
A) Two front lower control arms
B) Two front upper control arms
C) Two front spindles
D) Two rear lower control arms
E) Two rear upper control arms
F) Two rear trailing arms
G) Two rear hubs
H) Four upper shock bodies
I) Four lower shock bodies
Please note: Package-kits should be purchased in numerical order
This package-kit contains all parts necessary, except for nuts, bolts, and washers, to assemble one complete suspension system for the TDR 427 Roadster. You will find all the holes and brackets necessary to construct a highly detailed, semi functional, and acurate suspension system for your model. Some widening of holes may be necessary.
Be sure to look at all the pictures included in this listing to see assembly instructions for this package-kit.
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This package-kit is offered only in the Alumide material. Alumide offers the best strength and toughnes necessary to construct these parts. Just as in a real automobiles, the suspension parts are some of the highest stressed parts. Alumide material, after being coated with superglue and allowed to dry, offers the best combination of cost and strength.
The modeler should increase the strenght properties of this material by applying a heavy coat of superglue to the 4 lower control arms. The superglue will quickly absorb into the material and once it is dry will form a very stiff strong part. The modeler can apply a second lighter coat of superglue to improve the surface finish of the parts and aid in the finishing process. Care should be taken by the modeler to assure that no bolt holes become plugged with superglue during this process.
We at TDR Innovations know that large scale kits can be quite expensive for the average modeler. So we are trying a novel approach, now you can purchase small package-kits of the TDR 427 Roadster. While you are finishing and detailing your new package-kit purchase you can be saving for your next package-kit from TDR. That way your investment in your model kit increases at your pace.