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TrakPower Digital Solder Station
The TrakPower crew has announced a new high-zoot Digital Solder Station. As you can see in the picture, the TK955 comes with an easy to read digital display which shows selected temperature, heating status and alerts.

* 5 yr limited warranty on control unit, 1 yr on iron
* Comes with iron stand & sponge
* Power- 60 watts
* Includes chisel and pencil tips
* Size- 4.7 x 3.7 x 2.8″
* Includes security key to lock idle temp
* Temperature- 392-896° F

The part number is #TKPR0955, they have a street price of $109, and these are in stock right now. Click Right Here for complete details over on TrakPower’s website.

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Futaba S.Bus2 Car Servo
The S.Bus line of servos from Futaba have a reputation for being some of the smoothest, fastest, and most durable servos that money can buy. Now Futaba has announced three new S.Bus2 HV Programmable servos for your bashing pleasure. These are brushless servos that are fully programmable to suit your specific needs. Some of their highlights include-

* All are water sealed, have metal gears and bearings
* Can be programmed through Futaba’s new 4PX transmitter
* Handles up to 2S LiPo input voltage
* BLS371SV S.Bus2 HV Nitro Car Servo, 264/0.10 (at 7.4v) – $159
* BLS471SV S.Bus2 HV Car Servo, 192/0.07 – $139
* BLS571SV S.Bus2 HV Low Profile, 153/0.08 – $159

Hit up This Link to check out the official Futaba website.

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AquaCraft Atlantic II Tugboat
With scale realism being of the utmost importance now days, AquaCraft’s new Atlantic II Tugboat brings it in force. The closer you look at the pictures the more amazed you are with its fine scale detailing.

The Atlantic II is powered by a 550 size electric motor and comes with a 30 amp ESC. When run on recommended batteries (3S 2200mAh), you can expect runtimes of up to an hour. A 2.4GHz Tactic radio system means glitch free performance and a nifty looking display stand is included so it looks as good at home as it does on the water.

Beam- 10.5″
Length- 30.3″
Height- 19.5″
Requires- LiPo battery & charger, six AA batteries

The part number is #AQUB5725, its street price is $329, and these are available right now. For more information on everything AquaCraft, hit up their Official Website.

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GoPro Hero 4 Cameras
To make your on-board shots better than ever the folks over at GoPro have announced 3 new cameras.

The most affordable GoPro ever, the new Hero comes with a price point of only $129. The Hero comes with a rugged/waterproof housing and can shoot 1080p at 30 fps or in 720p at 60 fps.

On the upper end side of things, the Hero4 Black can shoot 4K at 30 fps and 1080p at 120 fps. It comes with built in WiFi and Bluetooth connectivity and boasts a street price of $499.

The last of the new cameras is the Hero4 Silver. The big news here is its built in touch screen which should make reviewing and framing shots much easier. The Silver can shoot 1080p at 60fps and hits the streets at $399.

All the new cameras go on sale this weekend and you can hit up the Official GoPro Website for complete details.

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Tower Hobbies Cutback SCT
Tower Hobbies has a new RTR short course truck called the Cutback. The Cutback is aimed right at the bashing market with waterproof electronics, an affordable price point, and durable construction. Some of the highlights of the Cutback include-

* 1/10 scale 4-wheel drive
* 3mm aluminum chassis
* Waterproof electronics
* High torque digital metal gear servo
* 80 amp brushless ESC
* 4 pole 3600kV brushless motor
* 2.4GHz radio system w/ fail-safe
* Big-bore shocks with threaded bodies
* Uses 3 sealed diffs
* Comes equipped with bearings
* Uses 12mm wheel hexes
* Pre-painted and trimmed body
* Height- 7.7″
* Width- 11.2″
* Length- 20.9″

The part number is #TOWC0500, it has a street price of just $299, and they should start shipping mid October. For more details or to place an order hit up This Link over on the official Tower Hobbies website.

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Xtreme Racing Axial Yeti carbon Fiber
Now that you’ve got your Axial Yeti in-hand, it’s time to trick it out. Where do you start? You can never go wrong with carbon fiber goodies.

The carbon fiber experts over at Xtreme Racing have a couple of new items for your Axial Yeti. The first is an upgrade front shock tower. The tower is made from extra thick 4mm carbon fiber and comes with everything you need for an easy install. It has a part number of #10851 and is street priced at $29.

Xtreme also has a carbon fiber Roof Plate for the Yeti. This adds extra protection to the top of your rig and gives it that ultra-trick look you are after. Made right here in the USA, it has a part number of #10850 and a street price of $24.

To get more information on both of these items, simply Click This Link to head over to the official Xtreme Racing website.

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RC4WD 1/10 Land Rover Defender D90 Pick Up Truck Body
The latest body from our friends over at RC4WD is a 1/10 scale Land Rover Defender D90 Pick Up Truck. The Land Rover is made from hard plastic and hand modified to give incredible scale detailing. Some assembly is required but once finished you’ll have one of the most unique bodies out on the trail.

* Length- 16.41″
* Height- 6.47″
* Width- 7.52″
* Weight- 24.83oz
* Wheelbase- 11.1″

The part number for the Land Rover body is #Z-B0058, it is priced at $199, and you can get your hands on one right now. For complete details and more pictures check out This Link over on the official RC4WD website.

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Revolution Design Ultra Torque Wrenches
Are you a tool snob? If you raise your hand yes, the folks over at Revolution Design Racing Products have some new high-end wrenches for you. Available in 2.0, 2.5 and 3.0mm, they have a large butterfly handle to bust loose even the most stubborn of bolts.

The part number for the 2.0 is #RDRP0227, the 2.5 is #RDRP0228, and the 3.0 is #RDRP0229. For complete details hit up This Link over on the RDRP website.

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Kyosho Beetle re-release
The re-release of the Kyosho Scorpion was big news for vintage car fans earlier this year, now Kyosho has announced they are also re-issuing the iconic Beetle. Like the Scorpion re-release, the Beetle will get some small upgrades to help it better handle today’s more robust power systems. The original Beetle was introduced in the early 1980s, the re-release should hit hobby shops before Christmas.

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Boom racing aluminum upgrades latrax
The folks over at AsiaTees Hobbies wanted to let everyone know that Boom Racing now has a slew of aluminum upgrades for the Latrax Teton. Designed to be extra durable for hardcore bashing, they also look pretty slick with their anodized finish (available in four different colors). The upgrades include- front & rear shock towers, front & rear c-hubs, front knuckles, upper plate & deck, front & rear a-arms, front & rear body posts, front & rear gear box, and clutch case. Hit up This Link for complete details over on the official AsiaTees website.

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Pro-LIne 2.8 Closed Cell Foam Insert
We posted a teaser for Pro-Line’s new 2.8″ Closed Cell Foam Inserts last week, now full information has been released.

Pro-Line knows that a lot of you bashers out there are hard on your gear, so they wanted to give you a more durable option for a 2.8″ insert. Closed cell foam is well known to last longer, which is great bashing, and it doesn’t absorb as much water as a traditional insert, also a great thing for the bashing crowd. The closed cell inserts are also firmer than traditional foam allowing them to perform better under heavy loads and to balloon less on high speed passes. To boil it down, these are perfect for hardcore bashers that run 2.8 sized wheels/tires.

The Pro-Line 2.8″ closed cell foams have a part number of #6266-00, are street priced at $11 per pair, and you can get complete details by hitting up This Link over on Pro-Line’s website.

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RPM Latrax Aluminum Shocks
Want to add some bling while making your Latrax Rally handle better? The folks over at TheToyz have announced some new GPM Aluminum Threaded Shocks for the Latrax Rally car. You can get these in a variety of different colors and they are available in front or rear sets. Made from aircraft quality aluminum, they feature threaded shock bodies for easy adjustment and were designed to handle serious bashing.

These are priced at $14 per pair and you can get more details by hitting up This Link over on TheToyz official website.

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Axial Yeti Aluminum Upgrades
With the new Axial Yeti firmly in the hands of the bashing public, the Axial crew has announced a slew of option parts to make it even tougher and tricker looking.

As shown above, Axial has a new high-zoot adjustable motor mount. This is CNC machined from 6061 aluminum, has a part number of #AX31156, and is street priced at $56.

A 94mm universal axle set is also on the way. These provide a smoother and more efficient drivetrain and are made from hardened steel. They have part number of #AX31135 and will be street priced around $36.

For you guys throwing serious power in your Yeti, 32P machined steel spur gears have also been announced. You can get these in 68, 64, 60, or 56 teeth and they will be street priced at $23 each.

CNC machined slipper plates are lighter than the stock units and are hard anodized for greater durability. These have a part number of #AX31164 and you can expect a street price of around $18 on these.

The new CNC machined 4 link mounts look very trick and are designed to be much more durable than the stock units. These have a part number of #AX31165 with a street price of $43.

CNC machined shock mount plates add a nice shot of bling and should improve durability for you guys that like hucking big jumps. The part number for these is #AX31166 and are priced at $18.

A popular upgrade on nearly any vehicle is to replace the shock towers. The Axial Yeti machined aluminum front shock tower is hard anodized and offers more adjustments than the stock piece. Its part number is #AX31170 with street pricing of $27.

A CNC machined body post mount looks good while helping to eliminate flex. #AX31169 is the part number while it has a street price of $20.

The last upgrade part is a CNC machined sway bar clamp. These look really trick and add extra strength to the mounting points on the chassis. Its part number is #AX31167 with a street price of $29.

All the upgrade parts should be hitting hobby shops in Early October, hit up the Official Axial Website for complete details.

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