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For most of us, winter puts a serious damper on most of our RC driving. If you’re like me, an indoor track is hours away, and your fingers go numb five minutes after you start a bash session outside. While I use winter as an opportunity to clean/maintain/fix all of my vehicles that took a serious beating through [...]
Muchmore Racing has a sweet new Power Master World Edition II EVO power supply for anyone looking for some more power! 24 amps of constant current, built in cooling fan, overload short circuit protection…all compacted into a small, under 2 lbs anodized aluminium case. Grab one in either blue or black for around $160 right now! Check out Muchmore [...]
Cubby and I had a total blast thrashing each other with some VS Tanks at iHobby 2011. Heck, even after the show doors were closed we were over in that booth blowing each other up. Way cool stuff. VS Tank has a new 1/24 Scale King Tiger Henschel that looks totally awesome. Realistic lights, sounds, rotating [...]
Soldering can really be a pain sometimes… Luckily, Muchmore Racing has a sweet new Soldering Station to help you out. It is like having a third hand. Eight different-sized holes to help hold connectors, a clamp to hold an ESC or connector in place, and it’s small so it doesn’t take up much room at all. [...]
Duratrax has posted a sweet video of their new Brushless Evader! Brushless, waterproof, and a Futaba 2.4GHz radio… Yeah, killer! I’m stoked for this. Click through to check out the video!
Hello rc fans, you may not know it but we are staring directly at an epic week in the rc biz. Why??? Because the SEMA show is here! Ok, some people may not know what the SEMA show is so here it is in a nutshell- it’s the biggest and best full size automotive aftermarket show on the [...]
We covered this guy at iHobby 2011 but we now have the official press release for Thunder Power RC’s new UBER TP1430C Multi-Chemistry Charger! With 1000 watts of total power, this bad boy can charge 1-14S LiPo, LiIon and LiFe (A123) batteries, as well as 1-40 cell NiCd and NiMH along with 6-48V Pb (lead-acid) batteries. A 2-14S [...]
The folks from GH Racing have just released a metric Bearing Testing Tool. It has an aluminum handle and measures sizes 2,3,4,5,6,8,10,12, and 14mm. It’s used for testing bearings, and measuring the inner diameter, and removing bearings. Price is about $10. If you find yourself doing some bearing work, make it easier on yourself and pick up one. Head [...]
Axial now carry a kit version on their SCX10 Dingo. You get a ton of cool stuff included in the kit, including aluminum suspension links, metal driveshafts, a slipper clutch and threaded piggy-back shocks! And of course being a SCX10 chassis, it should be as tough as nails! Street price will be under $250, and it should be available in time [...]
THE Sunshine Systems RC LED Ground Effects Kit ReviewSo… I’m up on the drivers stand at iHobby and “Top Jimmy” Swift was standing next to me. I notice Jim’s Slash pulling over to the side of the track and he then proceeds to pull a wireless remote out of his pocket and turns on a set of very bright [...]
File this one deep into the rumor drawer, but a good friend of ours sent this to us with the heading of Axial spy shot? It looks like a classic style buggy in a way. We don’t really have any other details, but I have put out some feelers and we will see what comes back. Thanks to one of [...]
It looks like the HPI Mini Trophy Truck has offically gotten the Flux treatment! You now get all the killer scale features of the Mini Trophy Truck, combined with a Flux Vektor 4800KV motor and a Flux Vapor ESC, ready for some 3S action. Speaking of 3S, HPI now advertises the MTT as running 42MPH on a 3S. [...]
If you like to keep your hardware organised, then Hudy’s Double-Sided Hardware Box is ideal for you! It’s got 10 fixed compartments and 16 smaller adjustable compartments for all types of rc hardware, and it’s also decorated with cool Hudy graphics.Head over to the Hudy Website for details.
How’s it going? I’m in need to send my Schuamcher Fusion to shop to have it looked over. I would like to know if you could advise any to me? Located in North FL thanks T.C. Cubby– Hey what’s up TC, and thanks for the email. So you want to send your Schumacher car into a shop to get it looked over. I guess you [...]
Everybody likes free stuff! Losi has a pretty sweet deal going on right now. From now until October 31st, if you purchase a Mini Desert Buggy you get a free light kit! Good stuff. The Mini Desert Buggy is a pretty sweet little vehicle with a killer look. Make sure you check it out if [...]