so i bought my slash to strictly bashing...but i got tired of just looking at it and i was also wanting all the upgrade parts (without getting ripped off on e-bay) so i bought a platinum now i have the ready to race all blacked out with caliber m3's on split 6's running the 2200kv neu/mmm combo with 21/52 gearing...then i have the basher runnin stock (i have tons of gearing to play with.....batt's running so far is the ***** 5k mah 30c 3s and the ***** 5800mah 30c 4s...traxxas receivers in both also