Friday, October 21, 2016

JAE 21GT from Zippkits

JAE 21GT Heatracing Kit from ZippKits


Zippkits has released an updated version of their popular 3.5 cc hydro called JAE 21GT (G stands for Geraghty and T for Truex).

Features:
• Optimized for Heatracing by Martin Truex Jr
• Handles rough water better with improved cornering
• Total Length: 35" (889 mm) vs the JAE 21G2 Length: 31.14" (791 mm)
• 3" Longer tub vs the JAE 21G2
• After-plane length (end of ski to end of sponson ride pads): ?
• Engine center to end of ski length: ?
• Lower tub sides
• Narrower Ski width
• Sponsons ride-pad AoA: ?
• Ski AoA: ?
Weight: aprox. 1940 g (RTR without fuel)
• New much thicker turn-fin made of 7075 aluminium (.093"/2.36 mm!)
• New aluminium sponson tube inserts
• The kit's lazer-cut parts have been upgraded so it will stay truer and straighter during assembly
• Pre-drilled motor mount holes for Zippkits new Super Mounts (optional)
• New Polyester/Fiberglass cowl (optional)
 • New pre-bent flex tube (optional)


Help!
If anyone that has got an 21GT could measure the missing info on the above list and e-mail me that (niklas@minicars.se) I would be happy. Those are:
• After-plane length (end of ski to end of sponson ride pads)
• Engine center to end of ski length
• Sponsons ride-pad AoA
• Ski AoA

JAE 21GT built by Mike Walker

JAE 21GT built by Adam Blevins / www.abmods.com



2 comments:

Ron Shaw said...

The G stands for Geraghty, the T stands for Truex, and the 21 stands for Novarossi!!! Great pics Joe!!!!!

Ron Shaw said...

The G stands for Geraghty, the T stands for Truex, and the 21 stands for Novarossi!!...:) Great pics and kit Joe!!!