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Exotek HPI Sprint 2 Aluminum Bulkhead Set

New from the crew at Exotek Racing is an Alloy Bulkhead Set for the HPI Sprint 2. Adding a trick bulkhead like the one from Exotek to your Sprint 2 will give it some bling while making it tougher than the stock. The Exotek unit also makes it easier to wrench on your car by using set screws to hold [...]

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Battlebots 2015 – Thoughts and Spektrum on TV

Did you catch the comeback premiere episode of the new BattleBots? While we were more than happy to see some RC on prime time television, my biggest fear is that they are already aiming to go and screw it up. People are watching BattleBots to watch robots fight. I don’t really care about the drivers history, or that they like [...]

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Graupner Race Copter Alpha 250Q HoTT

Graupner Race Copter Alpha 250Q HoTT RTF

Do you know what’s taking off right now? Quadcopter racing, that’s what. That is where people race their quads around corners and through obstacles while driving FPV. One of the latest Race Quadcopters to hit the market is the Alpha 250Q HoTT from Graupner. The 250Q comes in a variety of forms but all of them use very trick carbon [...]

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Tamiya Raikiri

Tamiya 1/10th Raikiri TG10-Mk.2FZ

To show that Tamiya is committed to nitro engine racing, they have announced the Raikiri. The Raikiri is a 1/10th scale on-road kit that comes on Tamiya’s TG10-Mk.2FZ platform. Some of its highlights include- * Stylish body designed by Kota Nezu * Comes with Tamiya FS-12FZ engine * Adjustable 2 speed tranny * Shaft driven 4wd * Slim-line TM-8 exhaust * Comes with full bearing set [...]

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Gear Head 1.9 EZ-Loc Wheels

Gear Head RC 1.9 CL EZ-Loc Beadlock Wheels

In need of some sharp new wheels for your scaler? If so, the folks at Gear Head RC have announced some new 1.9″ CL EZ-Loc Beadlocks for you to consider. These are made right here in the USA out of 6061-T6 aluminum and can help give your truck a unique scale look. Better still, their EZ-Loc design makes it easy [...]

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Pro-Line Roll Up Pit Mat

Video – Pro-Line Roll-Up Pit Mat

Make your tailgate easier to wrench on with the new Roll-Up Pit Mat from Pro-Line Racing. The mat rolls up to save space and is made from an extra thick material for durability. It is also resistant to most chemicals used in rc, meaning it will not break down after getting hit with some motor spray. The mat is street [...]

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Associated Screw Set

Team Associated RC8B3 Factory Team Upper Titanium …

Team Associated has announced a Factory Team Titanium Screw Set for the RC8B3. Containing 92 different screws, the set saves weight and adds a trick look to the buggy. The screw set has a street price of $65, it has a part number of #81274, and they are shipping right now. To get more details check out This Link over on [...]

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Cubby at Horizon

THE Cub Report, Version- I’m No Sterling Archer

Ever notice how back in the day that many rc companies advertised only about racing? That wasn’t just the case in rc either, it is easy enough to look at the motorcycle industry and see the exact same thing. Sure, being the fastest on Sunday did sell a lot of a cars and bikes, but it wasn’t the best thing [...]

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Gmade Diff Cover

Gmade Machined Differential Cover for GS01 Axles

New from Gmade is a CNC machined Diff Cover for GS01 axles. Made from solid billet aircraft grade aluminum, the diff cover sports a realistic design and is black anodized for scale appearance. The covers are priced at $42 each and have a part number of #GM30001. For more details see This Link over on the official Gmade website. Click Right [...]

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Drift Itch - R31 House GRK Global from RCMart - P…

So when RC Mart asked me to take a look at their newest bit of kit how could I say no? The R31house GRK Global has been on my radar since word of its existence came out a few weeks ago. What was once a very rare and exclusive chassis is now going to be available to the masses since [...]

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Everybody’s Scalin’ – Be Nice To Your Hotel Room

It’s summer time and that means vacation. It also means that scaling season is in full swing, what with big events happening all over the country. Heck, Axialfest is just a month away. It’s now common for hobbyists to travel with their scaler while on holiday. Being a landlocked midwesterner, I loved the chance to take my SCX10 to the Florida coast [...]

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MIP Topshaft Associated B5 T5

MIP 17.5 Eco All-in-1 Topshaft for Associated B5/T…

New from MIP is the 17.5 Eco All-in-1 Topshaft for the Associated B5/T5 series of vehicles. The MIP topshaft weighs in at a feather light 3.8 grams and has a 30% narrower contact surface which results in less drag. It is also extremely versatile working in the original 3-gear rear motor, 4-gear mid motor, 4-gear V2 mid motor, 3 gear [...]

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Pro-Line Father's Day

Happy Father’s Day from Pro-Line

For all you Dads out there, Pro-Line is running a special promotion for Father’s Day. From June 19th to the 21st you can save 15% on Pro-Line products by using the code PLDAD15 along with free shipping on all orders shipped via ground here in the USA. To check out all their fine products simply hit up This Link. Thank Goodness [...]

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Team Associated APEX Scion Racing tC Drift LiPo Combo

Team Associated APEX Scion Racing tC & tC Drift Li…

Team Associated has announced new LiPo Combos for their Scion tC and Scion tC Drift cars. These are the same cars as before but now come with the extra power of an included 3300mAh Reedy LiPo battery and 35 watt balance charger. Some of their other features include- * Reedy 3300kV brushless motor * Scion Racing tC Rocket Bunny body * Water resistant [...]

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MCD W5 SCT V5

MCD W5 5th Scale SCT on V5 Chassis

News coming out of the MCD camp is that their 5th Scale W5 Short Course Truck will now be available with their fifth generation V5 Chassis and Suspension Arms. The W5 V5 will be available in two different forms, a full on factory team spec model and as a competition rolling chassis. Some of the highlights of the truck are- * [...]

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