Associated has announced a new variation of their SC10 RTR truck. The new SC10 Combo comes with a Reedy 6 cell 3000mAh Ni-MH pack, a Tamiya to Deans adapter, and a wall charger, making it even easier to go from box to bash spot.
The new combo comes in two versions, #7028C that comes with Pro Comp livery, and #7030C that comes with a black KMC Wheels body. Both should be available later this month, for more information hit up This Link.
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Associated SC10 RTR Gallery
RPM has a new Front Shock Tower for your Associated SC10.2/SC10B/T4.2 FT that is designed for serious abuse. Not only is it made out of RPM’s famous plastic, but is beefed up in all the right spots to be able to survive a hard days bashing. To top it off, the tower is made right here in the USA and comes with a warranty against breakage.
The part number for the RPM front shock tower is #73582, the street price is $9, and you can get more information at This Link.
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The crew over at Team Associated sent out the press release yesterday about the re-release of their popular Pro Comp SC10 RTR. The Pro Comp is one of their 2wd short course trucks that comes RTR with XP 2.4GHz radio system, XP metal gear servo, and Reedy 17.5 turn brushless motor. The part number is #7028 and it should start hitting shelves again next month. Hit up This Link for more information.
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DE Racing has just announced new Chassis Braces/Skid Plates for select Team Associated vehicles. One version, part number #DER-CB-A, fits the Associated B4 and T4, while part number #DER-CB-ASC fits the SC10. Both are built to be tougher than stock and have a street price of just $9. Hit up This Link to check out the official DE Racing website.
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Associated Chassis Braces from DE Racing
The choices just keep coming from Associated as they have just announced another SC10RS RTR, this time with Toyota Racing livery. You may recognize the paint scheme as that from Eric Barron’s Toyota in the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series.
The platform remains the same as the other SC10RS’s with Reedy brushless power and 2.4 GHz radio system. The part number for the Toyota Racing version is #7054 and you can expect a street price of $329. Hit THIS LINK for more information.
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The latest truck from Team Associated is the Lucas Slick Mist SC10 RTR. The sweet looking Lucas Slick Mist body comes on the popular 2wd SC10 RTR chassis which features 2.4 GHz radio gear, water resistant electronics, and a 3300kv brushless power system.
The part number for the Lucas Slick Mist edition SC10 is #7051, it has a street price of $299, and it should start shipping in mid-August. For more information simply click THIS LINK that takes you over to the official Associated website.
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JConcepts has just announced a new Anti-Roll Bar Kit for the very popular Team Associated B4/T4/SC10 vehicles. Why might a basher need an anti-roll bar kit? Anti-roll bars come in very handy on smooth high bite surfaces, they help keep your vehicle flat in the corners, thus increasing corner speed while making your vehicles easier to drive.
The kit comes with everything you need for the install including 3 different thicknesses of roll-bar wire. The part number is #2166 and it has a retail price of $40. For more information simply click THIS LINK.
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JConcepts Associated Anti-Roll Bar Gallery
JConcepts has introduced new Titanium Turnbuckles for the Associated line-up of 10th scaled racers. The new Fin turnbuckles are lightweight, ultra-strong, and look very trick.
* Original JConcepts design and “Fin” styling
* High-grade, machined titanium material
* Standardized 3mm thread base
* Left and right hand threads with conveniently marked left
* Aesthetic jewelry
* Part #2225- 6 piece B4 set, retail $40
* Part #2226- 6 piece T4/SC10 set, retail $44
* Part #2227- 6 piece B44 set, retail $40
* Part #2234- JConcepts Turnbuckle Wrench, retail $7
Hit up the official JConcepts Website for more information on these and all their other products.
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JConcepts Titanium Turnbuckle and Wrench Gallery
The very popular Team Associated SC10RS RTR is now available with a Lipo combo in Hart & Huntington livery. This version has all the race proven attributes of the SC10, plus having full-on Lipo power right in the box. Expect a street price of $380 and it should start hitting hobby shop shelves in late March. Until then, check out the Team Associated Website for more information on all of their fine products.
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Looking to increase the durability of your Team Associated B4/T4/SC10 while adding some bling at the same time? Team Associated has announced the release of an Aluminum Bellcrank Set just for you. Some of the features are-
* Increased durability
* Improves steering response and consistency
* Reduces excessive steering free play
* Part #9679
The new bellcrank set removes the stock servo saver so plan on using a premium metal gear servo with these pieces. Also, depending on which model of B4/T4/SC10 you have, you may have to buy new steering rack bearings (AE Part #3971, $10). Street price of the bellcrank set is $24 and they are available right now. Hit up the official Associated Website for more information.
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For all you Team Associated fans Exotek Racing is now offering a pro rear hub set for the B4/B44/SC10. The new rear hubs allow for easy roll center adjustments via shims under the ballstuds. The pro rear hubs are also 30% lighter and use heavy duty over-sized outer bearings.
Street price for these are about $30 and they are available right now. Hit THIS link for more information on the official Exotek website.
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Recently announced are some new JConcepts aluminum upgrade parts for the Team Associated B4/T4/SC10 series of vehicles. Pictured above is their new aluminum CNC machined steering bellcranks. The stock Associated bellcranks are made out of plastic and the stock servo saver only works if constantly serviced, the upgrade JConcepts parts should be much more durable and they eliminate the troublesome servo saver all together. These are available in black or blue, have a retail price of $30 and the part number is #2158
The next upgrade is aluminum wing/body mounts for the B4/T4. I have personally broken dozens of the stock plastic Associated wing mounts over the last ten years so I can’t wait to get my hands on a couple sets of these. These are available in black or blue, retail price is $30 and the part number is #2951-1.
Finally, JConcepts has designed new battery hold down nuts. These are a trick bling part available in either black or blue, have a retail price of $15, and their part number is #2160-1.
For more information on these JConcepts items hit up THIS link on their official blog.
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JConcepts B4/T4/SC10 Aluminum Hop-Up Gallery
The Team Associated crew released a teaser image of their new 12mm Big Bore Shocks for the B4, T4, SC10, and B44 a couple of weeks ago. Here is some more information on Team Associated’s all new big bores-
* Black anodized shock cap with bleeder screw
* Shock shafts are Titanium Nitride coated
* Shock shafts are now 3mm and come with M3 threads
* Shock bodies are hard anodized and are now 12mm
* Blue anodized aluminum seal gland cap
* Comes with 3 different spring cup heights
* Threaded collars
* #ASC91314 fits front of B4 and B44
* #ASC91315 fits front of SC10 and T4
* #ASC91316 fits the rear of B4 and B44
* #ASC91317 fits the rear of SC10 and T4
Expect a street price of around $50 per pair (they do not come with springs), and we’ve heard they will be available later this month just in time for indoor season.
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Associated 12mm Shock Gallery