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Well, it’s been a rough few days.. new hard drive install, data recovery from a raid setup was painful, and now finding the install disks and key’s for a TON of software. The good news, it does not look like we lost any data from the main machine. Bad news, it’s going to be a while before were back [...]
Hey All, Just a heads up.. the main PC here died. Sadly, with all the bash pictures and footage that I was working on for an update! I’m guessing it will be a day or so before I get a new boot drive, and try to recover the data. Anyway… keep your fingers crossed because the footage was sweet!!! Bri
Acer Racing has just announced the release of their Ceramic Nitride Pro Series Engine Bearings. The Silicon Nitride balls drastically reduce rotational mass for faster acceleration and lower friction. Make sure to check out their site for more details.
It was only a matter of time before Axial released the SCX-10 as a Ready to Run, or Ready to crawl in their case. Instead of pre-assembling the SCX-10, putting it in a box, and calling it a day, Axial went the extra mile to make it well worth the money. The links get [...]
New from Team Checkpoint are their race ready 7.4v LiPo Hard Case packs that meat ROAR standards. They are available in 3200mah with Deans Ultra plugs up to 5000mah. Check out the Team Checkpoint web site for more info!
Looks like DuraTrax is really starting to crank out the liPo packs! Their 1600mAh LiPO packs can be bought with a mini plug, or Traxxas plugs, and their 1800mAh hard case packs come with a female bullet setup. All for a pretty low price point. They say the packs are designed for the Mini Traxxas [...]
We don’t do a lot of boat features here, but as bashers we do like to dabble in the water now and then. The new AquaCraft boat called the RIO EP 2.4GHz RTR seemed very worth of news posting. It measures over 2 feet long, it’s electric, and comes with a 2.4 ghz system! How sweet [...]
Looks like the new RC Pro Products have received an upgrade to their look. It sounds like customers had made some suggestions about ring sizes and amounts on their tools so they didn’t have to read, just look, and RC Pro listened! You can now tell with a glance what metric driver you are grabbing. Very [...]
Well I’m back from a one week hiatus, after taking a much needed break from the depths of rc mongering. Rumors, rumors, rumors, don’t you love them? Rumor is Traxxas will be introducing an uber rock crawler at this falls I-Hobby show. Rumor has it that Associated B5/T5 platform is much closer than you think. Rumor has it that a forced apology from BigSquidRC [...]
The folks over at ST Racing Concepts have just released their Team Associated SC10 17mm Hex conversion kit. This kit allows SC10 owners to run the 1/8th scale buggy tires like the big guys. They are available in Blue, Red and Silver. For more information check the ST Racing Concepts web page.
HPI Racing first made its name in the mini market with the Micro-RS4. It’s been some time since the shrink ray has been out, but HPI is at it again with the Brama 18B Buggy. Just like big Brother, the Brama 10B, the 18B is loaded with features. A shaft drive 4wd system provides power to front and [...]
Keeping up with their awesome aluminum support, ST Racing Concepts has these new 1 Deg. Toe-In rear hub carriers for the Traxxas Slash, Stampede VXL, Rustler VXL in both blue and red. The carrier design prevents wear from the hinge-pins. A set screw is used to help secure the pins. For more information check the [...]
New from HPI Racing is the Stage-D Mazda RX-7 FD3S Aero Body Kit. This kit adds some features that are popular on the real drift cars like front bumper, spoiler, light buckets, rear bumper, skirt and fenders. Check out the official HPI Racing web page for more info!
Is that Savage Flux Diff giving you trouble? Well HPI Racing now has a Machined Bulletproof Diff Bevel Gear Set for your bashing needs. It’s created to be super heavy duty for your Savage Flux and XL. Each kit upgrades one diff to the new super strong machined set. If you have a Flux or XL, I [...]
For the ton of people that I know are going to hop on the HPI Racing Ve8 band wagon, there are a few hop-ups already on their way to hobby shops! There are Front and Rear Aluminum Skid Plates, Aluminum Spindle Sets, Center Drive Shafts, and a few other parts. All these parts will fit the [...]