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DGI Racing Rollrunner chassi dyno

DGI Racing Rollrunner Chassis Dyno

Want to find out how fast your truck is without have to make a trip to the local bash spot? Make that an easy task with the Rollrunner Chassis Dyno from DGI Racing. The Rollrunner is adjustable to fit cars from 1/10th to 1/5th scale and allows you to run/test/tune your truck from the comfort of your own garage or [...]

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MCD Racing RR5 Ultimate CF Limited Edition

MCD Racing 1/5th RR5 Ultimate CF Limited Edition

Is large scale taking over the world? It just might be as there seems to be more and more 5th scalers announced every week. The latest is the RR5 Ultimate CF Edition from MCD Racing. Limited to just 100 units, the Ultimate RR5 is loaded with trick upgrades to make it faster and tougher than ever. To shave weight (and [...]

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MCD Racing 1/5 X5 Rally Car

MCD Racing 1/5 X5 Rally Car

MCD Racing hits the rally car scene in a big way with their new X5. You see, the X5 Rally Car is a 1/5th scale gasoline powered 4wd, making it a great choice for large bash areas. Built on the proven MCD 5 series chassis, the X5 comes with scale realistic parts like a rear diffuser, top air intake, side [...]

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Dynamite Large Scale Safety Kill Switch Review

Dynamite Large Scale Safety Kill Switch Review

Hi there this is Hawaiian Chris, one of the members of the BigSquidRC Bash Crew. I recently got a chance to review the Optical Large Scale Kill Switch from Dynamite RC. The Dynamite Optical Kill Switch (part #DYNE1240) was made pretty compact and with good quality JST plugs. The opto-coupling was housed in a sturdy plastic cover and proved to be [...]

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MIP Tow Strap

MIP 1/5th Scale Tow Strap

What is the best way to lug your 1/5th scaler around? With a tow strap, that’s how, and now MIP has a sano unit to get your big truck around the local bash spot. The MIP Tow Strap is easy to attach to your truck and saves a lot of wear and tear on that back of yours. The strap is [...]

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MIP Limiter Straps

MIP 5th Scale Limit Strap Set

Increase durability while adding a scale touch with the new 5th Scale Shock Limiter Straps from MIP. The straps are used to keep your shocks from overextending, thus keeping them from being damaged during big crashes. The MIP set comes with everything needed for a proper install and are 100% made right here in the USA. The straps have a part [...]

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Team Chase Losi Desert Buggy XL Chassis

Team Chase Heavy Duty Chassis for the Losi Desert Buggy XL

Toughen up your Losi Desert Buggy XL with a Heavy Duty Chassis from Team Chase. Their new chassis is 1mm thick than stock and made from 7075 aircraft grade aluminum. The chassis comes anodized in red and is street priced around $220. These are shipping right now and you can hit up This Link to check out the official Team [...]

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MIP 5th Scale Real Brakes Losi 5IVE-T

MIP 5th Scale Real Brakes Kit for the Losi 5ive-T

Tired of the brakes fading on your Losi 5IVE-T? Take a look at the new Real Brake Kit for the 5IVE-T from MIP. The MIP Real Brakes are scaled down versions of what you find on full scale cars and offer less fade with more stopping power than the stock units. The Real Brakes use 7075 aluminum for the rotors [...]

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Dynamite 1/5th Scale Adjustable Clutch

Dynamite RC Adjustable 1/5th Scale Clutch

Looking for an adjustable and heat resistant clutch for your 5th scaler? If so, have a look at the new Adjustable 1/5th Scale Clutch from Dynamite RC. The Dynamite clutch is externally adjustable, making it easy to dial-in to any surface, and was designed for fade-free performance. The Dynamite clutch fits a variety of different vehicles like the Losi 5IVE-T, [...]

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Schumacher MiniSpike Tires

Schumacher Minispike Tires for 1/5th Scale

5th scale drivers now have a new tire option thanks to Schumacher. 130mm in diameter, the new Minispike from Schumacher was designed for excellent traction on both grass and AstroTurf. They come in Schumacher’s hard yellow compound to give them long life. The part number is #G402, they are shipping right now, and you can get more details At This Link [...]

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MIP Bypass1 Shock Kit Losi 5IVE-T

MIP 32mm Big Bore Bypass1 Shock Kit for the Losi 5ive-T

Looking to improve the suspension on your Losi 5IVE-T? If so, you should be stoked to hear that MIP has announced a full-on shock kit for your truck. The 32mm Big Bore Bypass1 Shock Kit for the 5IVE-T has been designed from the ground up to be the best performing shocks on the market. The kit comes with everything needed [...]

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HPI Baja 5B 2.0 D-Box 2

HPI Baja 5B 2.0 with D-Box 2 Electronic Stability Control

Seen in the HPI Racing booth at the Nuremburg Toy Fair is a new version of the Baja 5B 2.0 featuring Electronic Stability Control. This version of the 5B comes with new livery, a TF-45 2.4GHz transmitter, and HPI’s D-Box 2. The D-Box 2 is equipped with an internal gyro that when set properly can make driving on even the [...]

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HPI Baja 5R Ford Mustang

HPI 1/5th Baja 5R 1970 Ford Mustang

Yes that’s right, HPI Racing has just announced their first on-road 1/5th scale. Being shown at the 2015 Nuremburg Toy Fair is HPI’s Baja 5R Ford Mustang. The Baja 5R uses a completely revised chassis but shares the transmission from the 5B. A 23cc gasoline engine provides the power and the car will initially be sold in RTR form. The [...]

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MIP 1/5 Scale 54mm Racing Clutch 8-shoe

MIP 1/5 Scale 8-Shoe Racing Clutch

An easy way of getting more performance out of your 1/5th scale is to install a performance clutch. MIP has just announced their new 54mm 8-Shoe Racing Clutch for 1/5th scales. With the MIP racing clutch your 5th scaler will have quicker acceleration, the power will hit harder, and it will fade less than stock units. 100% made here in [...]

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Ultimate Comparison Chart 5IVE-T vs Desert Buggy XL

Check it out, we have the ultimate comparison charts of the Losi 5IVE-T vs the Desert Buggy XL for those that just can’t make up their mind. Sizes, weights, you name it.If you need a part number, the Losi Desert Buggy XL is LOS05001, and has a street price of $999. The 5IVE-T number is LOSB0019 and is about [...]

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