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Axial Yeti Aluminum Upgrades Axial YetiThe good folks over at ST Racing Concepts have been hard at work creating some Aluminum Upgrades for the Axial Yeti. Knowing the STRC crew, they should be a good fit and extremely durable. Check out the pictures to see all the beefy aluminum goodness STRC is bringing to the Yeti, and hit up This Link to visit the official STRC website.

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Boom Racing Asiatees Gmade R1 UpgradesCan’t get enough bling for that Gmade R1 of yours? The folks over at Boom Racing have 5 new aluminum upgrades to set your Gmade apart. The upgrades include aluminum front & rear link mounts, servo mount, rear axle lock-out, steering blocks, and a center skid plate. All of these are available in three different colors and you can get complete details at This Link over on the official AsiaTees website.

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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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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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ARRMA Option upgrade parts
It’s been a big day for ARRMA RC here at BigSquidRC. We posted the first unboxing pictures of the Kraton Monster Truck last night and today we get to post a slew of aluminum upgrade parts for their renowned 1/10th scale line-up.

The new ARRMA aluminum upgrades were designed to be tough, easy to install, and to turn heads. Precision manufacturing was used to ensure a perfect fit and the bright red anodizing will make sure everyone knows your truck is loaded with upgrades. The new parts fit 1/10th scale BLX and Mega series vehicles.

* 23/24/25 tooth servo arms- AR340055, AR340056, AR340057
* Front shock tower brace- AR330148
* Rear tower brace- AR320162
* Front hingepin holder- AR320157
* Short wheelbase chassis- AR320174
* Long wheelbase chassis- AR320175
* Motor plate (Mega requires upgraded gearbox)- AR310394
* Wheelie bar axle- AR320186

These are shipping right now and you can get complete details at This Link over on ARRMA’s website.

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Boom Racing Aluminum Upgrades
The folks over at AsiaTees Hobbies wanted us to let you know that Boom Racing now has an extensive line of aluminum upgrades for the Losi Mini Rock Crawler. These upgrades are made from tough aluminum and are available in silver, black, red, and blue. Some of the aluminum upgrades include-

* Front knuckles
* Chassis link set
* Gear cover
* C-hubs
* Steering tie rod
* Platform skid plate
* Front and rear link arms

Check out the video below (narrated by Nik Johnson) to learn more about the upgrades, or you can Click Right Here for more details over on the official AsiaTees website.

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STRC Aluminum Parts Associated B5 B5M
The folks over at STRC make some of the trickest, best fitting aluminum upgrades on the market. Recently they announced a slew of black anodized parts for the Associated B5/B5M. These are much stronger than the stock parts and help give your buggy that cool murdered out look. The parts include-

* STC91428BK – Heatsink Aluminum Motor Plate – $13
* STC91414BK – Aluminum Rear Hub Carriers – $30
* STC91398BK – Aluminum HD Front Hinge-pin Brace – $7
* STC91445BK – Aluminum Upper Shock Mount Bushings (4 pcs) – $11
* STC91364BK – Aluminum Bulkhead (25 Deg.) – $17
* STC91518BK – Aluminum Rear Camber Link Mount for B5M – $10
* STC91377BK – Aluminum Rear Chassis Brace/Camber link mount for B5 – $18
* STC91391BK – Aluminum Steering Bellcrank Set – $26
* STC91441BK – Aluminum Rear Hex Adapters (1 pair) – $11
* STC91400BK – Aluminum Caster Blocks (1 pair) – $29

Check out This Link over on the STRC website for more details on all their Associated B5/B5M option parts.

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Exotek Skid Plate Weight Durango
One way of getting a more planted feel from the rear of your Team Durango DEX/DESC410 is by adding weight. To make that task easy (and trick looking), Exotek has announced a new Rear Skid Plate Weight that perfectly fits both vehicles. Made from 6061 aluminum alloy, the Exotek part looks cool and helps to keep the rear end of your Durango planted to the track.

The part number is #1448, they have a street price of $18, and you get can full details at This Link over on Exotek’s website.

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Pro-Line PRO-2 Aluminum Steering Rack
You can never have a tough enough truck, nor can you have enough bling. The new PRO-2 Aluminum Steering Rack from Pro-Line does both. Made from aluminum with a carbon fiber steering link, it has both the bling and toughness you are after. The rack comes with bearings for silky smooth performance, while an eliminated servo saver helps to give the most precise control possible.

The rack fits the Pro-Line PRO-2 SCT, Pro-Line PRO-2 SC Buggy, Traxxas Slash 2WD and Traxxas Electric Rustler. It has a part number of #6067-01, a street price of $42, and you can get complete details at This Link over on Pro-Line’s website.

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Axial AX10 Aluminum Parts
There is no better way to beef up (and bling out) your rig than with aluminum parts. Axial Racing has announced three new aluminum upgrades for their popular AX10 trucks.

The Axial AX10 Aluminum Shock Tower Brace is machined from aluminum and is best suited for high power applications and general bashing. These help eliminate chassis flex and are compatible with second gen AX10 chassis plates. They come in pairs with a part number of #AX31101, a street price of $36, and they are available right now.

The AX10 Aluminum Upper Link Capture Plates help reinforce the upper link mounts and are hard anodized for durability. If you bash your AX10 hard these should come in quite handy. These have a part number of #AX31099, a street price of $36, and they are available right now.

To add even more bling, you can pick up one of the new Axial AX10 Aluminum Skid Plates. The skid plate adds rigidity to the chassis and will give your buddies an eye full of bling should you ever end up on your lid. The Axial logo is laser etched and it comes with all the hardware you need for installation. The part number is #AX31100, it is priced at $32, and you can get your hands on one right now.

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Yokomo BD7 Boom Racing Upgrades
For all you Yokomo BD7 touring car drivers, Asiatees Hobbies is now stocking a complete line-up of aluminum upgrade parts for your car. The bling-bling parts are made by Boom Racing and are available in three different colors- blue, silver, and the ever popular black. These aluminum parts can help beef up your whip and make it stand out in the crowd at your local bash spot. Hit up This Link for complete details.

Also in the news at Asiatees is their Father’s Day Sale. Using a special code at checkout you can score an extra 10% off upgrade parts. This offer is good until June 15th and you can get complete information at This Link over on Asiatee’s website.

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RC4WD Aluminum Tube Front Fender Axial Jeep Rubicon
RC4WD has announced a couple of new scale accessories for the Axial Jeep Rubicon. First up is an aluminum tube front fender with body panel. These are CNC machined from aluminum and come with an anodized black finish. Each fender weighs 1.7oz and they can add a nice touch of scale realism to your Axial scale/trail rig.

RC4WD has announced aluminum rear fenders for the Rubicon as well. These are also CNC machined with a black finish and weigh in at 1.02oz each. These are easy to mount, using 5 screws per fender, and are a perfect compliment to the front fender set.

Part numbers are #Z-S1156 for the front fenders, #Z-S1140 for the rears, and both are available right now. The fronts are street priced at $39, the rears are $29, and you can get complete information Right Here on RC4WD’s website.

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