I decided to get rid of the useless bead lock system on my Proline Epic/Switch wheel combo. I changed to Sand paddle tires instead, which can be glued to the Epic rims without using the beadlock stuff. The tires are HPI Sand Runner (front) and HPI Sand Thrower (rear).
Here are some pics of the first Slash Stock class race we held at our local club. People had tons of fun with their cars and were thrilled about the competition with equal weapons! More pics of the day: Slash, 2WD, 4WD, Monster, Fun/Hobby, people