The crew over at Pit Bull have announced Rock Beast Basher Edition tires for your short course truck. These feature a scale appearance and ZipTrak technology to help keep them from becoming pizza cutters when you smash the gas on 3S.
* ZipTrak- inner ribbing to reduce ballooning
* Available in 3 different compounds
* White sidewall lettering
* Stepped lugs for increased lateral traction
The part number is #PB9004ZKSC and they have a street price of $30 per pair. Hit up This Link for more information.
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The scale scene is huge right now and there is no hotter event for scalers than the RECON G6 Series. Luckily the RECON G6 tour made a stop near us in Bloomsdale Missouri last weekend so we got a chance to drop by and check it out. The big sponsors of the RECON G6 Tour are Axial and Pitbull Tires.
We dropped by on Sunday when the RECON Terra X was being held and boy was it something. Terra X is a radical form of off-road racing that uses both man-made and natural obstacles to create the course. Unlike a “normal” rc track, it’s quite an accomplishment just to finish a Terra X race, and while the course may have been small, lap times were quite long.
The Terra X course in Bloomsdale consisted of a big concrete “mountain”, then some rough grassy/dirt areas. Drivers had to use a steady throttle finger, good lines, and lots of finesse to make a clean lap around the course. It was truly hardcore off-road racing, and after talking with some of the competitors, they unanimously enjoyed the course.
To find out if the RECON G6 Tour is coming your way, simply click THIS LINK. To read more about RECON G6 here on BigSquidRC, HERE is the link you want.
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Recon G6 Bloomsdale Gallery 1
Recon G6 Bloomsdale Gallery 2
Pit Bull Tires are perhaps best known for their 1:1 and Atv/Utv tires, but they have also made quite an impact in the scale crawling scene. Their latest tire, the Rock Beast II is now shipping and ready for your driving enjoyment. Some of its key features include-
* Komp Kompound™ for outstanding grip
* For use on 2.2″ rims
* Stepped Lugs aid in lateral traction
* Multi-Varied Tread Blocks for maximum traction, especially off-camber
* Inside Ribbing
* Integrated Sidewall Protectors
* Over-The-Shoulder Lugs
* 5.75 inch Mounted Diameter
* No Foams included to save you money
* (2) Two Tires per package & (1) Decal sheet
* Weight – approximately 5.2 ounces per tire (w/o foam)
* Part #PB9002NK
Street price on these bad boys is $30 per pair and they are available right now. Hit up the official Pit Bull Website for more information.
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1:1 scale off-road tire manufacturer Pit Bull Tires is jumping into the r/c arena. Their first mold is the Rock Beast XOR 2.2″ crawler tire, which is modeled after their full scale Rocker LT tires. The Rock Beast features a multi-varied tread pattern that they say increases forward, reverse, and lateral traction. Pit Bull is using their proprietary Komp Kompound™ rubber which is suitable for daily bashing and competition according to them. You’ll be buying them by the pair and foam inserts are not included, but a decal sheet is.
Check out Pit Bull’s site for more info.