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jconcepts black jackets buggy tires
Just like in full scale racing, tires are the most important item for gaining speed on your rc vehicle. JConcepts has recently announced two new 8th scale buggy tires, Black Jackets and Stackers, giving you a couple more choices for different track conditions.

Some of the specs on the JConcepts Black Jackets include-

* JConcepts small tread, spread lug design
* Heavy center lug design for increased forward bite
* Ideal spacing for performance and traction
* Tread spacing provides maximum flex for increased grip
* Available in Soft (Blue), Super Soft (Green), Mega Soft (Black) compounds
* Includes light-weight and durable profiled closed cell inserts

JConcepts Stackers 8th scale buggy tiresSome of the specs on the Stackers include-

* JConcepts Stacked / Hybrid type design
* Heavy center lug design for increased forward bite
* Ideal spacing for performance, traction and wear
* Super aggressive tread including stacked features
* Available in Medium (Yellow), Soft (Blue), Super Soft (Green), Mega Soft (Black) compounds
* Includes light-weight and durable profiled closed cell inserts

Retail prices range from $26-29 a pair. Both are also available pre-mounted on 8th scale buggy rims for a retail price of $40 per pair. Hit up the JConcepts Website for more information.

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JConcepts 2.8" G-Locs for Traxxas
Here is some news for you Traxxas truck fans, JConcepts has two new sets of pre-mounts for you. Whether you drive on the street or on the dirt, JConcepts has you covered with their two new pre-mounted tire/wheel combo’s.

For all you pavement pounders the picture to the left is JConcepts new on-road G-Locs pre-mounted on their white Rulux wheels. Part #3056-1030 fits Stampede 4×4 F&R, E-Stampede front and E-Rustler 2wd front. Part #3056-1040 fits E-Stampede and E-Rustler 2wd rear.

JConcepts 2.8" Subcultures for TraxxasJConcepts did not forget about you dirt burners, pictured to the right are the new Subcultures pre-mounts also on Rulux wheels. Part #3055-1130 fits Stampede 4×4 F&R, E-Stampede front and E-Rustler 2wd front. Part #3055-1140 fits E-Stampede and E-Rustler 2wd rear.

All the pre-mounts have a street price of $35 a pair. Hit up the official JConcepts Website for more information.

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JConcepts TLR wing body mounts TLR 22 22T
New for all you TLR 22/22T drivers is a trick aluminum wing/body mount from JConcepts. These new mounts are much tougher than stock and are a nice piece of bling to set your buggy/truck apart from the rest of the field. Some of the other features include-

* Available in blue or black
* CNC machined out of aluminum
* Heavy duty design
* Chamfered silver edging
* Laser engraved JConcepts logos
* Part number #2191-1 (blue) and #2191-2 (black)

Street price is $28 and they are available right now. Hit up the JConcepts Website for more information.

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JConcepts Traxxas Silent Speed Spur Gears
JConcepts has just announced a new line-up of precision machined spur gears called the Silent Speed series. These are available for a bunch of popular vehicles including- Traxxas Slash, Stampede, Rustler, Slash 4×4 and Stampede 4×4. For Team Associated JConcepts makes spurs to fit the B4, B44, T4, and SC10 series, and for TLR/Losi they make spurs for the 22, 22T and 22 SCT.

Retail pricing is in the $9-$12 range, and you can get more information on the official JConcepts Website.

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JConcepts Scalpel Body and Front Bumper Conversion Kit for Traxxas Slash 4x4
There are a lot of people out there that like to speed run their Traxxas Slash 4×4′s, including most of the staff here at BigSquidRC. JConcepts recognized that fact and have announced their new Scalpel Body and Front Bumper Conversion for the Slash 4×4. Their new Scalpel body is low slung and made specifically to help you get the most out of your Slash when making high speed passes. Some of the features are-

* A JConcepts oringinal design and concept
* Chiseled front-end with chin-spoiler
* Low-profile roof-line
* Spacious fenders to allow tire clearance
* Shallow bed area
* Truck-line appearance
* Comes with detailed Scalpel decal sheet
* Part # 0240

Street price on the new Scalpel body is $38 and it should be available at your local hobby shop in late October.

JConcepts is also releasing a new Front Bumper Conversion Kit (part # 2173) for the Slash 4×4. The conversion includes a touring car style front bumper and lowered aluminum body mounts to help slam the body. Street price on the bumper conversion is $38 and it will also be available in late October.

For more information on both the Scalpel body and bumper conversion hit up the official JConcepts website.

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JConcepts Ford F-250 SCT Body
For all you short course truck drivers, JConcepts has just announced their latest body, a Ford F-250 SCT. This new body is fully licensed from Ford and has several features to maximize handling on your rc truck. The hood area has 5 cut-out areas to help air escape from under the body, and the bed area also has areas that can be removed. The F-250 also features a low cab height to reduce drag. Some of the other features are-

* Fits most all 1/10th short course trucks
* Scale inspired hood, core, cab and window design
* Hi-Flow regions to minimize parachute affect
* Aggressive, “big rig” headlight and grill treatment
* Performance enhanced number and name plates with mounting hardware
* SuperCab with recessed windows
* Innovative air-out spoiler
* Full fender flares for maximum clearance and detail
* Clear polycarbonate with protective film
* Window masks and detailed Ford F-250 decal sheet

Retail price is $42 and you can get more information on JConcepts official Website.

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JConcepts Choppers SCT Tires
JConcepts have just announced a new high end bashing tire for your short course truck called Choppers. The Choppers feature deep tread to get maximum traction on loose surfaces and recessed lugs with more edges to produce better traction on hard dirt. Some of the other features are-

* Comes in JConcepts soft “Blue” compound
* Comes with closed cell inserts
* Compact tire body
* Large crisp tread and separation
* Recessed lugs with heavy horizontal alignment
* Aggressive Chopper tread
* X-Tread sidewall detail

The new Choppers are available in pairs, or with wheels as pre-mounts for select short course trucks. Retail pricing is $25 a pair, with a retail of $36 for the pre-mounts. Hit up the official JConcepts Website for more information.

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JConcepts Aluminum Bellcranks for Associated B4/T4/SC10
Recently announced are some new JConcepts aluminum upgrade parts for the Team Associated B4/T4/SC10 series of vehicles. Pictured above is their new aluminum CNC machined steering bellcranks. The stock Associated bellcranks are made out of plastic and the stock servo saver only works if constantly serviced, the upgrade JConcepts parts should be much more durable and they eliminate the troublesome servo saver all together. These are available in black or blue, have a retail price of $30 and the part number is #2158

The next upgrade is aluminum wing/body mounts for the B4/T4. I have personally broken dozens of the stock plastic Associated wing mounts over the last ten years so I can’t wait to get my hands on a couple sets of these. These are available in black or blue, retail price is $30 and the part number is #2951-1.

Finally, JConcepts has designed new battery hold down nuts. These are a trick bling part available in either black or blue, have a retail price of $15, and their part number is #2160-1.

For more information on these JConcepts items hit up THIS link on their official blog.

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JConcepts Hazard Wheels for Traxxas Slash
The JConcepts crew has recently announced new Hazard series wheels and pre-mounts for the Traxxas Slash and Slash 4×4. The Hazard wheels are a scale looking ten spoke design that utilize a 12 mm hex and come in yellow, white, and 909 inspired black. Retail price for the wheels are $9 a pair.

You can also get black Hazard wheels pre-mounted with JConcepts Subcultures and 3D tires in green compound. Retail price for those are $36 a pair. Hit up THIS link for more information.

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JConcepts Monroe Battery Brace
During extreme use a battery pack can be subject to a lot of g-forces, around the BigSquidRC offices we see battery packs get thrown out of trucks all the time. A good battery brace can help prevent this from happening. JConcepts has two new Monroe battery braces that are stronger and offer more coverage than stock. One brace is designed for the Traxxas Slash and Slash 4×4, while the other fits the Traxxas Stampede 4×4. Some of the features are-

* Made from 2.5mm Carbon Fiber
* Allows battery movement forwards and back
* Uses stock clips and parts for attachment
* Comes with protective foam padding
* Pumps up the bling factor of your truck

Pricing is right around $20 and you can get more information at THIS link on the official JConcepts website.

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Apparently some people have spoken and JConcepts has heard these “people” loud and clear.  Due to “numerous requests” they are now offering up a number of their popular tires premounted on the Hazard +3mm offset wheel.  You’ll find the Goose Bumps, Subcultures, Double Dees, Bar Codes and Pressure Points, all in green compound, mounted on black Hazard +3mm wheels.  These premounts are a direct fit for the Associated SC10 RS and SC10 4×4.  They’ll also fit other kits such as the XXX-SCT, XXX-SCB and SC10 FT with optional 12mm hex adapters.

Some of these are available now, others will be soon at a cost of about $30 per pair.  Check out the JConcepts website for more info.

JConcepts has a few new releases today.  This one is for the fans of the ol’ bow-tie, it’s a short course version of the new 2012 Chevy Silverado 1500.  The body is made to fit all of the following trucks: Slash, Slash 4×4, SC10, SC10 4×4, XXX-SCT and TEN-SCTE.  It’s one of JConcepts’ Hi-Flow bodies, so it has a ton of little vents that can be cut or reamed out to reduce the parachute effect that is so prevalent on SCTs.  You’ll also find the requisite decals, window masks and other stuff associated with new bodies.

The 2012 Chevy Silverado 1500 is available now with a MSRP of $42.00.  Check out the JConcepts website for more info.  And click past the break for what could possibly be the longest video about a RC car body ever produced.

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JConcepts Rulux wheels are a perfect upgrade for your Traxxas vehicle. Available in black or white, and available in front and rear offsets, they will undoubtedly add a bit of style to your ride whilst still maintaining the original 2.8″ wheel size, meaning you can fit stock traxxas tyres with ease. JConcepts also let us know that SC10/sc10 4×4 Hazard wheels are now also available in white!

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Head over to the JConcepts website for more details.