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Aug 10, 2012, 04:45 PM
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Anyone have any zip zaps to sell?
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Sep 21, 2012, 09:43 PM
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I do, but they are packed up so I gotta find them to know what I have. I know I have a few of the Fast and the Furiouse body's and the chrome RX-8
Oct 18, 2012, 01:45 AM
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I do, but they are packed up so I gotta find them to know what I have. I know I have a few of the Fast and the Furiouse body's and the chrome RX-8
If you are thinking about zip zaps, I'm wondering if you want to just hack them up for making your own contraptions or whether you really want to drive them.

Take a look at our ZenWheels Micro Car, and you will instantly be able to appreciate the fine control of speed and steering that you get. They are triple the price, but I think you'll find them well worth it!

Check out the videos and the product website:

Introducing ZenWheels Micro Car - iPhone Controlled Bluetooth RC Car (2 min 41 sec)


http://www.zenwheels.com
Oct 18, 2012, 12:00 PM
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that thing is ridiculous! any body off shots?
Oct 19, 2012, 12:39 PM
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that thing is ridiculous! any body off shots?
Thanks!

No, we are just busy getting the website going properly. http://www.zenwheels.com We made a standalone website to draw more attention to the new product on it's own. We are using Magento to make the site, but it still takes a lot of work to get everything right, and it's getting busy now as Christmas season seems to start earlier every year.
Oct 26, 2012, 06:34 PM
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Zip Zaps


I have a bunch of zaps the kids like playin with, I was wondering if there were any mods for these? Thanks.
Feb 07, 2014, 08:35 AM
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I'm looking for Zip Zap SE models, not the standard ZIP ZAPS, the Zenwheels look good, but the bodies styles are too toyish.

Zip Zap SE have real bodies and propo steering and throttle and lights and some cars play music
Feb 07, 2014, 12:17 PM
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I'm looking for Zip Zap SE models, not the standard ZIP ZAPS, the Zenwheels look good, but the bodies styles are too toyish.

Zip Zap SE have real bodies and propo steering and throttle and lights and some cars play music
I should do a comparison video of Zip Zap SE with Plantraco Zenwheels Microcar.

Regarding the top covers for the cars, check out the SUV - it's looking a bit more scale appearance, but yah, there are some fantastic looking cars. ZenWheels are fantastic performing cars, and looks were secondary to performance in the design. Check out the slow speed steering comparison. ZenWheels can scroll along at 2mm/s speed precisely.


Drive By Shooting Fun with ZenWheels iPhone and Android Controlled Car - HD 1080p (1 min 53 sec)
Feb 11, 2014, 03:35 PM
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They have great precision, any chance you could get some better lids? something like this would be nice. 1/87 scale Buggies
Feb 11, 2014, 04:07 PM
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They have great precision, any chance you could get some better lids? something like this would be nice. 1/87 scale Buggies
those look nice.

I guess it's a custom DIY job for now, but I'd love to see some photo's if you do it!
Feb 12, 2014, 11:21 AM
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Here are some I made earlier, Tomy/Takara Buggies, Bit Char-G 3.0 motors and 30mah Lipo.
Rough Rider is a static lid from SR and the Baja Bug is a WW2 staff car.

Maybe a company should make some Buggies that would appeal to the VW community as well as us modellers and sell a load? Hint Hint! Nudge Nudge! I would have a few.
Feb 12, 2014, 11:30 AM
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They are scatty but fun and would benefit from your better system, here is a vid,

Q-Steer Tamiya Rough Rider (0 min 30 sec)
Mar 10, 2014, 11:43 PM
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I have a pair of AWD Moster truck zip zaps... And the tire kit ... And the motor upgrade kit

I was thinking about listing the whole lot on eBay next week
Mar 17, 2014, 08:53 PM
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My trucks are on eBay now ...
Apr 22, 2014, 10:34 AM
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check my work out/mirco 1/64 /1/87
rc baja trucks /i m sure i could come up with a nice buggie/


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