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RC4WD Twisted Monster Truck Spiked Tire Tamiya
Do you have a classic monster truck that is in need of new tires? The folks over at RC4WD have announced their new Twisted spiked tires for the Tamiya Clodbuster. This all new design uses large spikes to provide good traction on a wide variety of surfaces.

* Weight- 2.57oz each
* Comes in X2 SS Compound
* Outer Diameter- 5.96″
* Width: 4.21″
* Designed to fit Clod sized wheels

The part number is #Z-T0118, they have a street price of $34 per pair, and they are available right now. To get more information simply hit up This Link which takes you over to the official RC4WD website.

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RC4WD Mud Slinger 2 XL 1.9 Tires
Bigger is always better, now RC4WD has increased the size of their very popular Mud Slingers. The Mud Slinger 2 XL 1.9″ Tires still have a great scale authentic look, but are now taller to help get that rig of yours through the deepest of mud holes while out on the trail.

* Fits 1.9″ wheels
* Outer diameter- 4.21″
* Weight- 2.57oz
* Comes in super sticky X2 SS compound

The part number for the Mud Slinger 2 XLs is #Z-T0121, they have a street price of $24 per pair, and you can get complete information at This Link.

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RC4WD LED Light Bar
In their quest to have the trickest products on the trail, RC4WD has announced a new 1/10 SMD LED Light Bar. This high performance light bar is not only designed up to brightly light up the trail, but to also add even more scale realism to your truck.

* Uses 20 individual LEDs
* Adjustable brackets for easy install
* Vented sides to dissipate heat
* Comes with standard receiver plug
* Designed to work on 7.4 volts
* Overall Length: 4.81″
* Overall Height: 0.81″
* Weight: 1.44oz

The light bar has a part number of #Z-E0056, a street price of $39, they are available right now, and you can get full information at This Link over on RC4WD’s website.

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Great Planes RC4WD
There is some big news out of Champaign Illinois that Great Planes is now distributing RC4WD products. This arrangement makes it easier for GP dealers to stock RC4WD products. On the consumer side, it means more local hobby shops will have your favorite RC4WD scale parts on the shelf, or if not in stock, they will be easier to order in for you.

For more information on Great Planes simply Click This Link and you can hit This Link to visit RC4WD’s official website.

RC4WD Revolution 1.9 Beadlock Wheels
RC4WD has a trick new set of aluminum wheels called Revolution. The Revolution wheels are 1.9 sized and have a unique design where you can personalize them with different colored trim rings. The trim rims are included and come in red, blue, black and white.

* Weight- 2.57oz
* 12mm hex
* Outer diameter- 1.9″
* Width- 1.02″

The part number is Z-W0168, a set of four has a street price of $139, and they are available right now. Hit up This link for complete information over on the RC4WD website.

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RC4WD Dick Cepek Fun Country 1.9” Scale Tires
The latest in scale authentic tires from RC4WD are Dick Cepek Fun Country 1.9s. These not only give you the ultra scale look that is so hot now days, but they also come in a super soft/sticky compound to give loads of traction while out on the trail.

* Fully licensed by Dick Cepek
* Outer diameter- 3.95″
* Width- 1.41″
* Fits 1.9″ wheels
* Weight- 1.9oz
* Comes in X2 SS compound

The part number is #Z-T0116, street price is $25 per pair, and you can get more information over on the official RC4WD Website.

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RC4WDUltra Scale Hardened Steel Driveshaft set for Tamiya Bruiser
RC4WD has a sweet new Hardened Steel Driveshaft Set for all you Tamiya Bruiser owners. The driveshafts are made from hardened steel to be extra tough and they were designed to look just like their full scale counterparts.

* Weight- 2.75oz
* Shaft end hole size- .2″
* Shaft outer diameter- .3″
* Short shaft travel distance- 3.15″-3.74″
* Long shaft travel distance- 5.11″-5.7″

The part number is #VVV-S0107, the street price is $89, and you can get more information by clicking Right Here.

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RC4WD Steering Knuckles Axial SCX10
Stock plastic parts aren’t known for their durability, therefore the crew over at RC4WD have announced new aluminum steering knuckles for the Axial SCX10. Black in color, these knuckles look the part and should be difficult to destroy on those long trail drives.

* CNC machined from billet aluminum
* Easy to install
* Weight (each)- 0.35oz

The part number is #Z-S1216, they have a street price of $29, and they are available right now. Hit up This Link for more information over on the official RC4WD website.

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1/12 Scale Earth Mover 870K Hydraulic Wheel Loader
The 12th scale Earth Mover 870k Hydraulic Wheel Loader from RC4WD is one of the biggest, heaviest, most expensive products we’ve ever posted on BigSquidRC. The Earth Mover 870 is a beast, weighing in at over 45 lbs with a length of 29 inches. It is constructed from CNC machine aluminum parts and was designed for years of punishment.

* Steel bucket
* Yellow powder coated finish
* 2 speed transmission
* Includes 2.4GHz 6 channel radio system
* Steel hydraulic system
* Big 29.5-25L-5 tires
* Sturdy hydraulic valve & adjustable pump
* 40 amp brushless ESC
* Bucket force- 154 lbs
* Max bucket height- 18″
* 30 day warranty

The Earth Mover has a part number of #VV-JD00013 and they are expected to start shipping in late March. The street price for owning one of the biggest, baddest rc machines on the market isn’t cheap, it is $3,300 plus $450 for shipping. Click Here for more information over on the RC4WD website.

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RC4WD Dick Cepek Gun Metal 7 2.2 Beadlock Wheels
RC4WD creates a lot of great looking gear but their new Dick Cepek Gun Metal 7 wheels might be the best yet. These sharp looking 2.2″ internal beadlock wheels are officially licensed by Dick Cepek and have an amazing amount of scale detail. They look so good that even Cubby wants a set.

* CNC machined aluminum
* DC logo on wheel nut cover
* Outer diameter- 2.2″
* Width- 1.15″
* Uses standard 12mm hex
* Weight- 3.06oz each

The part number for the Dick Cepek wheels is #Z-W0170, they have a street price of $129 for a set of four, and you can get more information at This Link.

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RC4WD King Off-Road Short Course Racing Shocks
Looking for a trick new set of shocks for your short course truck? If so, RC4WD has some new units on the market. Their new sct shocks are officially licensed by King Off Road and have a very nice scale appearance. The come in two different lengths, 90mm for Traxxas Slash front, and 110mm for Slash rear. Machined from billet aluminum the King Off Road shocks should be tough to bust while out bashing.

The part number for the rears is #Z-D0041, the fronts are #Z-D0043, both have a street price of $39 per pair, and both are available right now. Hit up This Link for more information.

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RC4WD Compass 1.9 Scale Tires
The RC4WD crew has been putting out some amazing looking products for years now. Their latest product, Compass 1.9 Scale Tires, have just been announced and should make a nice option for your scale/trail rig. Some of their specifications include-

* Weight- 3.1oz each
* Uses a reinforced sidewall
* Comes in advanced X2 SS compound
* Outer diameter- 4.78″
* Inner diameter- 1.88″

The part number is #Z-T0113, they have a street price of $25, and they are available right now. Hit up This Link for more information.

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RC4WD Winch Mount Twin Hammers
Looking for a sano way to mount a winch on your Vaterra Twin Hammers? If so, the folks over at RC4WD have you dialed. Their new winch mount provides a solid mounting point and looks slick.

* Black anodized finish
* CNC machined
* Easy installation
* Made for Bulldog winch
* Built in Fairlead
* Width- 1.79″
* Length- 2.23″
* Weight- 0.55oz

The part number for the winch mount is #Z-S1087, they have a street price of $29, and they are available right now. For more information hit up This Link over on the official RC4WD website.

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