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RC4WD Mickey Thompson 2.2 Baja Claw TTC Radial Scale Tires
New from RC4WD are officially licensed 2.2″ Mickey Thompson Baja Claw TTC tires for that scaler or crawler of yours. Not only do they look like the real deal, but they are made from super soft rubber to give loads of traction.

* Inner Ribbing for greater sidewall support
* Weight- 5.04oz each
* Inner diameter- 2.2″
* Outer diameter- 5.84″
* X2 SS Compound, super soft & sticky

The part number is #Z-T0112, the street price is $29 a pair, and they are available right now. For more information simply click This Link.

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RC4WD Warn Scale Manual Locking Hubs
RC4WD has announced Warn Manual Locking Hubs to make your rig look more scale authentic than ever. These manual locking hubs are officially licensed by Warn and look just like their full scale counterparts.

* Anodized finish
* CNC machined from aluminum
* 4mm threading to fit most axles
* 2 piece design

The part number is #Z-S0720, they have a street price of $17, and they should be available on December 10th. Hit up This Link for more information.

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RC4WD Trailing Arms Vaterra Twin Hammers
Add more durability and RC4WD’s renown scale realism with their new rear trailing arms for the Vaterra Twin Hammers.

* Gun metal anodized finish
* CNC machined from aluminum
* Weight: 2.08oz

The part number for the trailing arms is #Z-S0949, they have a street price of $29, and they are available right now. Hit up This Link for more information.

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RC4WD Billet Tie Rod Ends
Our friends over at RC4WD have some new heavy duty billet tie rod ends for your bashing enjoyment. The new units fit M4 threaded shaft and should take some serious abuse before breaking.

* CNC machined from aluminum
* Weight: 3 grams
* Engineered and made by RC4WD
* Gen III rod end technology
* Stainless steel ball pre-installed

The part numbers are #Z-S1103 for black, Z-S1099 for red, and Z-S1097 for blue. They have a street price of $3 each and are available right now. Hit up This Link for more information.

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THE RC4WD Trail Finder 2 Truck Kit w/ Mojave Body Review

RC4WD Trail Finder 2 Review

RC4WD has flown under a lot of peoples radar. On the crawling/scaler scene they are very well known, but a whole lot of normal bashers have not even heard of them, let alone know what kind of product they put out, or even that they put out entire kits. Today we’ll be taking a closer look at the RC4WD Trail Finder 2 4wd off-road truck. Where does it fit into the market place? Is it bash worthy? What’s the scoop? Click the “Read More” button to find out…

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RC4WD Universal Wheels for Clod Buster
The Tamiya Clod Buster, as well as other big monster trucks, are still going strong. However, the options for trick wheels for them is slim.

Our friends over at RC4WD have just announced new universal wheels for your monster truck. CNC machined from Delrin and featuring a beadlock design, these wheels should be super tough while upping your bling factor.

* Made for Clodbuster sized tires
* Made from white Delrin
* Different offsets for different applications
* Weight: 11.9 oz
* Width: 4.05″
* Outer diameter: 3″
* Negative offset: .39″
* Requires RC4WD hex insert

The part number is #Z-W0149, the street price is $79 per pair, and you can get more information at This Link.

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RC4WD Blade Snow Plow
It is getting colder here in the Chicago metro area, snow can’t be too far around the corner. The same is true in many northern parts of the globe.

RC4WD just sent us a hot new release, their Blade Snow Plow. With the RC4WD blade snow plow your scaler becomes a snow pushing machine when it gets nasty this winter. The snow plow is CNC machined and weighs in at 11 oz. A servo is used to make the blade go up and down.

If you want to mount the snow plow up to your Axial SCX10 you’ll need RC4WD mounting kit #Z-S1002, if you plan on putting it on your RC4WD Trailfinder 2 you’ll need #Z-S1003.

The part number for the RC4WD Blade Snow Plow is #Z-X0007, it has a street price of $79, and you can get more information at This Link.

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RC4WD Hilux Interior copy

I don’t know about you guys but one of my favorite scale rigs are of the Tamiya Hilux/Bruiser and the RC4WD Trail Finder 2 platforms. So many times I find myself on the fence about most scale interiors that it drivers me bananas! Ask around, I have been working on a one off interior for over a year(but who is counting). So if you look at this from a practical standpoint spending, over a Benji on an extremely detailed dash may not sound so nuts… This kit comes with everything on the dash perfectly molded, fully decaled and has amazingly tiny metal dash trim to boot. So unless you have a serious cad program and a super amazing Laser to cut these micro sized panels you had better get one of these ordered up pronto!

 

In the kit you will find:

  • 1x Central Console
  • 1x Base
  • 1x Steering Wheel
  • 2x Gear Levers
  • 1x Hand Brake Lever
  • 1x Metal Panel
  • 1x Dashboard Decal Sheet
  • 1x Steering Wheel Base
  • 1x M3 x 12mm Self Tapping Screw (Silver)
  • 4x M2 x 10mm SHCS (Black)
  • 4x M2 x 6mm Self Tapping Screw (Silver)
  • 4x M2 Nut (Silver)

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Rc4wd Gladiator Scale 1.9 Tires
For all you scaler guys, RC4WD just keeps on adding to their tire selection. Their latest are Gladiator Scale 1.9 Tires that should make a great addition to your scale rig.

* Outer Diameter- 4.57″
* Inner Diameter- 1.8″
* Width- 1.64″
* Compound- Advanced X2 SS
* Mounts on 1.9 size wheels
* Weight- 2.9 oz each

The part number for the RC4WD Gladiators is #Z-T0101 and they have a street price of $25 per pair. Hit up This Link for more information.

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Unboxing RC4WD Trail Finder 2 Truck Kit w/Mojave Body
As you can see by the pictures, we are in the midst of reviewing our very first RC4WD truck. This particular truck is the Trail Finder 2 with Mojave body and so far we are very impressed. The Trail Finder 2 comes with perhaps the best packaging we’ve seen, they make a real presentation out of all the parts in the kit.

Also of note, it may be called a kit, but many of the major components, like the tranny, shocks, and axles, are pre-built. We were also quite impressed that nearly all the parts are real metal, there simply isn’t much plastic to be found in the chassis components. When we first picked up the box we couldn’t believe how heavy it was, hopefully all the metal parts make the truck extra tough.

We just received the Trail Finder 2 today so look for our full review in about 3 weeks. Until then, enjoy the unboxing pictures and you can click This Link for complete information on the RC4WD Trail Finder 2. If you are already wanting to put one in your rc garage, RC4WD products are distributed by Horizon Hobby, making it easy for most local hobby shops to get one in for you.

RC4WD Old Man Emu Nitrocharger Sport Shock by ARB
RC4WD has announced new scale looking shocks and shock boots for your scaler rig. The Old Man Emu Nitrocharger Shocks by ARB give a perfect scale look, along with helping to improve your ride. The RC4WD ARB shocks come in 70, 80, and 90mm lengths, and cost about $35 a pair. Some of their other features include-

* Billet aluminum construction
* Utilizes an internal spring design
* Weight: .42 oz each
* Distinct Old Man Emu styling

The Super Scale Shock Boots are available in red, blue, yellow and black. These are made out of rubber, add protection, and fit a variety of ARB and SuperLift shocks. Price is $9 for a set of four and you can get more information HERE.

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RC4wd Predator Track Fitting Kit for HPI WR8 Flux
It won’t be long until the ground is covered with fluffy white stuff, why not convert your HPI WR8 Flux into a wild snow (or sand, or dirt!) blasting machine? The RC4WD Predator Track Fitting Kit makes the conversion a snap. The RC4WD kit comes with everything you need to mount up their Predator Tracks, making your machine not only an off-road beast, but a real head turner too.

* CNC machined parts with black anodized finish
* OEM fit and finish
* Complete front and rear fitting kit
* Direct fit for HPI WR8 Flux & Ken Block Edition
* Front left knuckle (Black)
* Front right knuckle (Black)
* Two rear uprights (Black)
* Four bearing spacers (Gold)
* Four special 12mm hexes (Silver)
* Four extended output shafts (Black)
* Four 2mm OD pins (Black)
* Does not include RC4WD tracks- #Z-W0057, #Z-W0003, or Z-W0017 (about $120 per pair)

The part number for the RC4WD Fitting Kit is #Z-S0796, it has a street price of $79, and they are available right now.

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RC4WD Huntsman Spider 40 Series Universal Beadlock Wheel
In the never ending quest for more scale realism RC4WD has announced Huntsman Spider 40 Series Universal Beadlock Wheels for your truck. CNC machined out of aluminum these wheels are sure to turn heads while out on the trail.

* Size: 4.0″
* Width: 2.54″
* Weight (each): 12.62oz
* Negative Offset: 0.86″
* Highly detailed
* Uses multiple hub/hex system (hub not included)

The part number for the RC4WD Huntsman Spider 40 series beadlock wheels is #Z-W0143, they have a street price of $99 per pair and they are available right now. Hit up THIS LINK for more information.

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