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Everybody's Scalin' For the Weekend - How Stella Got Her Saw…

When I posted my first Everybody’s Scalin’ video on our YouTube channel a couple weeks back, user “Bad Wobble” asked if I could provide an update on my Gmade Sawback. Well Mr. Wobble, it’s your lucky day! The “first impressions” article I wrote went up a few months ago (view it right here), and in the time that’s passed I’ve [...]

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Hitec ePowerBox 50A

Hitec ePowerbox 50A Power Supply

Charging high cell count LiPo batteries at fast charge rates not only requires a good battery charger, but also a power supply with enough current to get the job done. Rated at 50 amps, the new ePowerbox 50A from Hitec is a beast indeed. Some of its features include- * 15 to 30 volts DC output * Good for up to 1200 [...]

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Asiatees Hobbies Facebook Likes

Asiatees Hobbies Celebrates 100,000 Facebook Likes

Asiatees Hobbies stocks a vast array of hop-up parts for rc vehicles, many of which you simply can not find on the shelf at your local hobby shop. Recently they reached 100,000 Likes on Facebook and are wanting to celebrate by giving a $5 store credit to anyone who registers and replies on their forum. To get all the details hit [...]

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Schumacher Mi1v2

Schumacher Mi1v2 Entry Level 1/10th Touring Car

Schumacher introduced a new entry level racing touring car at the Nuremburg show a few weeks ago, now they have released full information and pictures. The Mi1v2 was designed to be durable, easy to maintain, and fun to drive. Some of its highlights include- * 4 wheel dual belt drive * Aluminum motor mount and shock bodies * Designed for use with LiPo [...]

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Pro-Line Phantom Clear Body Associated B44.2

Pro-Line Phantom Clear Body for Associated B44.2

The latest Phantom series body from Pro-Line Racing is for the Associated B44.2 buggy. The Phantom sports a cab forward design and sweeping body lines for both style and performance. On the rear, an optional center fin can be used to add high speed stability. The part number is #3425-00, street price is $26, and you can get complete information at [...]

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Raging Rotors: Who is the Puppeteer?

Raging Rotors ahoy! This week we talk about the true brains behind any multirotor aircraft: The Multirotor Controller. This is no ordinary electronics setup that can be made (or bought) through multiple sources. Now a Multirotor Control Unit consists to two parts: A gyroscope and master control system. The gyroscope is your average stabilizing system, and are a part of many helicopters [...]

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HRP to End Distribution of JQ Products

In industry news, HRP Distributing has announced they are ending distribution of JQ Products. Read the official press release below- “For Immediate Release – HRP to End Distribution of JQ Products SALT LAKE CITY – FEBRUARY 26, 2014 – HRP Distributing has announced that it has ended its North American distribution agreement with JQ Products, effective immediately. HRP will begin liquidating all [...]

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Losi Desert Buggy XL Review

Review – Losi 1/5th Desert Buggy XL From Horizon Hobby

THE Losi 1/5th Desert Buggy XL Review5th scale was once only popular overseas, but now, thanks to companies like Losi and HPI, it has blown up here in the states. Today we’ll be taking a closer look at Losi’s latest 5th scaler, the Desert Buggy XL. Powered by a 23cc gas engine and using 4wd for better traction, the big [...]

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Speed Passion Reventon Pro 1.1 EX

Speed Passion Reventon Pro 1.1 EX ESC

The latest brushless ESC from Speed Passion is the Revention Pro 1.1 EX. You can run either sensored or sensorless motors with the 1.1 EX, and it now features a smaller footprint for those tight installs. Continuous current is stated to be 140 amps and it has a maximum cell count of 2S LiPo. The part number is #SP000150, the [...]

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ASK Cubby

ASK Cubby, 02.27.2014, Version- Best Answers Ever (Without A…

“Hey Cubby, What do you think about the Tarmac TIRE D COMP which is being used on the HPI WR8 Flux? Does it have good grip on the asphalt? Their pattern doesn’t seem fit for such surface. Thanks man Omar D.” Cubby- Yo, hey now Omar, thanks for email. We’ve gotten in a bunch of time with an HPI Ken Block WR8 Flux and I [...]

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JConcepts Silencer RC10B5 Body

JConcepts Silencer RC10B5 Body

JConcepts has announced a new Silencer body for the Associated RC10B5. The Silencer is made for the rear motor version of the B5, and its cab forward design helps on-track handling. * Cab forward design * Shark fin on roof for stability * Comes with protective film, window masks & decal sheet * Comes with two 6.5″ rear wings The part number is #0272, the [...]

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Event Coverage - MMRCTPA Truck & Tractor Pull in Sturgeon, M…

Last weekend I made the trip from St. Louis to Sturgeon, MO to take part in some pulling action. Sturgeon may be a sleepy little town (nestled just north of Columbia, home of Mizzou) but it’s one of the hottest locations in the world of r/c pulling. The Mid Missouri R/C Truck & Tractor Pulling Assocation (MMRCTPA) calls the area [...]

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Pro-Line Pre-Painted/Pre-Cut Ford Raptor Body Traxxas Stampede

Pro-Line Pre-Cut & Painted Ford F-150 Raptor SVT Body for Tr…

Masking off, painting, and cutting out a body can take a lot of time, spare time that some people just don’t have. For you guys that don’t have a bunch of spare time on your hands, or if you are just looking for a pristine paint job, the crew at Pro-Line have announced a pre-cut and pre-painted Ford Raptor SVT [...]

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Serpent Cobra GT-E Ready To Race 1/8

Serpent 1/8th Cobra GT-E RTR

Serpent has announced a new RTR version of their high end 1/8 Cobra GT car. The GT-E RTR comes fully assembled with a 2.4GHz radio system, metal gear servo, waterproof ESC, and 2450kV brushless motor. The slick looking body is pre-painted and pre-cut for extra convenience. * 16mm big bore shocks * 4wd with 3 gear diffs * 7075 T6 aluminum shock towers [...]

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RPM RC10 Inside Rear Hinge Pins

RPM RC10 Classic Inside Rear Hinge Pins

RPM RC has announced longer hinge pins for the Associated RC10 Classic. The stock RC10 Classic rear hinge pins are too short for RPM A-arms so the new RPM pins are longer to ensure a proper fit. The part number is 70590, the retail price is $7 per pair, and they should start hitting dealers mid-March. Click Here [...]

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