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HPI Custom Drifter

HPI Racing – How To Customize Your Drifter

Are you new to drifting? Have you been drifting for a while but are looking to up your sideways game? The folks over at HPI Racing have written a new article that shows you exactly how to customize a body for rc drifting. The article explains how to do a cool drifting paint job, as well as how to install [...]

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Futaba SBS-01C Current Sensor

Futaba SBS-01C Current Sensor

New from Futaba is the SBS-01C Current Sensor. This can be used along with your telemetry capable Futaba radio to collect real time motor current, battery voltage and capacity used. The sensor is compatible with radios like the 4PX, 4PX-R, 18MZ WC, 18MZ, and 18SZ. The sensor starts shipping next month with a street price of $69. Get more details [...]

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Losi MTXL Aluminum Upgrades

Losi Aluminum Upgrades For The MTXL

Are you a proud new owner of the Losi MTXL monster truck? Have you started looking for upgrades? If so, Losi has just announced four new Aluminum Upgrades for the MTXL. All four pieces are anodized in black and CNC machined from high quality aluminum. The aluminum upgrades can make your truck tougher while adding a nice touch of bling. LOS354005 [...]

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Tamiya Mercedes

Tamiya Mercedes-Benz 190E 2.5-16 Evo. II Team Zakspeed Diebe…

Coming soon from Tamiya is the Mercedes-Benz 190E 2.5-16 Evo. II Team Zakspeed Diebels Alt. Yes, that might be the longest name ever for an rc car, but it represents the successful race car that Mercedes campaign way back in the early 90s in Germany. At the very least it should make for a fun 4wd 1/10 kit to put [...]

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THE Cub Report 11.26.2012

THE Cub Report, Version- In Kinwald We Trust

Ya know, racing is a significant part of our hobby. In fact, it used to be uber important. Now days, or at least since most people started using the internet, that has changed a bit. In the old days dinosaur media made it seem like everyone raced, or at the very least everyone should be racing. Thankfully, thanks to the [...]

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iSDT SC620 Battery Charger

iSDT SC620 Smart LCD Battery Charger From TheBuildRC

New from the folks over at TheBuildRC is the iSDT SC620 Smart Charger. What sets the iSDT apart? Well, it has a seriously cool display among other things. The display on the SC620 is 2.4″ in size kicking out 262K different colors with enhanceed luminescence and contrast ratio. In other words, it isn’t the low-end display found on most units. [...]

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Driven Pro Aluminum rear cage mount Yeti Trophy Truck

Driven Pro Aluminum Rear Cage Mount For The Yeti Trophy Truc…

For all you Yeti Trophy Truck owners, Driven Pro has just announced an Aluminum Rear Cage Mount for your truck. The aluminum cage mount does a couple of different things. While the stock piece can bend and bow over time, the sturdy Driven Pro aluminum unit can eliminate body droop. Secondly, it just looks trick and can add to the [...]

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Everybody's Scalin' - Scaled Out RC4WD Trail Finder 2 Projec…

The time has come for my big fall project, and oh, what a glorious build it shall be. The first RC4WD Trail Finder 2 that I got my hands on was the red RTR rig we used for the review. It’s since been beaten on pretty good by way of numerous product reviews and general usage. She’s in good shape for the [...]

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Futaba GYC440 Surface Stability Control Gyro System

Futaba GYC440 Surface Stability Control Gyro System

Looking for a high-end gyro for that drift car of yours? Want to add stability control to your monster truck? If so, look no further than the GYC440 Surface Stability Control Gyro System from Futaba. The GY440 is a single axis gyro that was designed to be easy to set up with all the features you demand. The GYC440 is expected [...]

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Pro-Line Beat The Heat

Pro-Line “Beat The Heat” Promotion

Is your body destroyed? Are your tires bald? When you bash hard, broken bodies and worn out tires are just a fact of life. Just announced by Pro-Line is a Summer promotion called Beat The Heat. The promo allows you to save 15% off your order, now through August 14th. If you are looking to freshen up your rig, hit up [...]

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JConcepts 1993 Ford F-250 Monster Truck Body

It’s Official – JConcepts 1993 Ford F-250 Monster Truck Body

After some teasing, JConcepts has released full details on their upcoming 1993 Ford F-250 Monster Truck Body. The big JC Ford can fit on a wide variety of monster trucks, including the ever popular Tamiya Clod Buster, and features nicely scaled body lines. The body was also designed to be used with accessories like the JConcepts Racerback (#0303-1) and Visor [...]

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2016 ARRMA Mega Series Fury

Updated 2016 ARRMA Mega Series Fury

Shipping later this month is the 2016 version of the ARRMA Mega Series Fury short course truck. Like the rest of the ARRMA line-up, the Fury has received a number of updates to improve performance and to increase durability. Here is the scoop- * It now comes with a Tactic TTX300 transmitter & micro receiver * New blue/black paint scheme * Foam body [...]

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dlike

d-like updates the Re-R Hybrid drift chassis and Real dri gy…

D-Like announced new versions of their heralded Re-R Hybrid chassis and Real Dri Gyro Premium . Based out of Japan’s southern Kumamoto prefecture, this shop has been at the forefront of weight shift style. The Re-R was the first design to utilize high sprung weight (the battery) to increase body roll – this style lends itself to realistic driving lines [...]

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ASK Cubby

ASK Cubby – You Ask The Questions, I Try To Ignore Them

Hi guys love the site and all the work you do Thank you for everything. I have a quick question regarding the Pro-Line secure cap kit you had installed on the Kraton. How did you do it? Did you dremel off the stock nubs and drill them ou? Adam” Cubby- Well howdy there Adam, thanks for the email and congrats on being named [...]

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Pro-Line All Terrain Conversion kit

Video – Pro-Line All Terrain Cooler Conversion Kit

While doing coverage of the HobbyTown USA National Convention this summer, we got to check out the Pro-Line All Terrain Cooler Conversion Kit in person. The tires are not regular Trenchers, they are much harder, fully capable of supporting the extreme weight of a fully stocked cooler. Even more impressive to us was how the P-L crew had made sure [...]

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