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G-Force Shock Synchronizer

G-Force Shock Synchronizer

Some people just throw together their shocks, while others go to great lengths to make sure they are performing exactly the way they should. G-Force has a new tool called the Shock Synchronizer that can help you make sure that your shocks have equal performance. The tool is easy to use and is sized at 169mm × 60mm. The shock tool [...]

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JConcepts Quick Spin Wrench

JConcepts 7mm Quick-Spin Wrench

There comes a time when you have to break down and actually work on your trucks. Some people love it (like our guy Bill), while other people loathe it (like Brian). To make your life easier, JConcepts has announced a new 7mm Fin Quick-Spin Wrench. The Quick-Spin should come in handy for taking off wheel nuts when changing tires. Its [...]

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Team Corally 4 Drawer Pit Case

Team Corally 4 Drawer Pit Case

Now here is something that every basher can use, a high quality pit box. The folks at Team Corally have just announced their 4 Drawer Pit Case, loaded with features to make your life easier. Their pit case has storage areas galore, plus a nice pre-cut foam area to store your transmitter in. * Dimensions- 420 x 303 x 400mm * 4 [...]

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Team Associated Factory Team Hex Nut Drivers

New Team Associated Factory Team Hex and Nut Drivers

Get work done faster in the pits with the new Factory Team Hex & Nut Drivers from Team Associated. The new Associated tools come with lightweight aluminum handles that are color coded to speed up your wrenching time. A sure grip handle helps with ergonomics and replacement tips are available. The part number for the complete set is #1519 and [...]

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RC Gear Shop Wind Speed Meter

RC Gear Shop Vaavud Smartphone Wind Speed Meter

New from RC Gear Shop is a Vaavud Wind Speed Meter for your Smartphone. This device lets you monitor wind speed before you go out flying or before trying to break the long jump record with your monster truck. The device plugs into the 3.5mm audio jack on your smartphone and uses the magnetic field sensor in your phone to [...]

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FireBrand RC Multi-Tool

FireBrand RC 11-in-1 Multi-Tool

Save space in that overloaded tool box of yours with the new 11-in-1 Multi-Tool from FireBrand RC. This new and improved design for 2015 has a handle that is made from lightweight aluminum while hardened steel is used for the tool bits. A laser-etched FireBrand logo makes it look trick and a quick change release button makes it fast to [...]

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FireBrand RC The IMPALER Wheel & tire tool

FireBrand RC The IMPALER Wheel & Tire Tool

There is no doubt that on-road tires can be a pain to mount, but not anymore thanks to THE IMPALER from FireBrand RC. THE IMPALER easily mounts (or dis-mounts) those pesky tires of yours and even comes with a Hi-Ho Silver crank shaft. THE IMPALER has a street price of $16 and you can click Right Here to learn more over [...]

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Hobbico Pro Series Big 5 GPS Meter Review

Hobbico Pro Series Big 5 GPS Meter Review

Exactly what is the Hobbico Pro Series Big 5 GPS Meter? It is an affordable and compact GPS unit that can be used to measure (and record) speed, distance, and altitude. We’ve been testing one for several weeks now to find out if it is worth the cash for a normal backyard basher. Exactly what did we find out? Keep [...]

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RPM Shock Duplicator

RPM Shock Duplicator

When you build a pair of shocks you want them to both act in the same way when you are finished. That’s why RPM RC has created the Shock Duplicator. The Duplicator is an inexpensive way of checking your shocks after you build (or re-build) them. * Fits most 1/8 to 1/16 scale shocks * Fits shocks up to 158mm in length * [...]

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HPI Screwdriver Temp Gauge

HPI Racing Pro-Series Temp-Driver

We like combo tools, or should I say that we like saving room in our tool box. That’s why when we saw the new HPI Temp-Driver we were pretty stoked. While out tuning a nitro engine the two tools you need the most are a small straight slot screwdriver and a temp gauge, luckily the new Temp-Driver has both. * Measures [...]

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Associated Factory Team T-Handle Ratchet Driver

Associated Factory Team T-Handle Ratchet Driver

Get a grip on your wrenching life with the new T-Handle Ratchet Driver from Team Associated. The ratchet driver is super easy to use, simply insert a 1/4″ hex head tip (not included), flick a switch for the direction you want to rotate, then get to work. The ratchet has a street price of $12, its part number is #1679, and [...]

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Tekno Wheel Wrench

Tekno RC 17mm Wheel Wrench & Shock Cap Tool

A proper wheel wrench comes in mighty handy when bashing, especially when working on 8th scale buggies/truggies/monster trucks. The latest to hit the market comes from Tekno RC. Their new 17mm Wheel Wrench & Shock Cap Tool is made from CNC machined aluminum and is as strong as it is versatile. Not only can it give you the extra leverage [...]

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O.S. Speed Tools Review

O.S. Speed Tools Product Spotlight

To do the job right, you must have the right tools, hence the reason many hobbyists choose to cut the check for “the good stuff” instead of “el’ cheapos”. Known best for their elite nitro engines, O.S. Speed also has a line of uber tools. Recently we got a chance to test (read- beat-on, use as pry bars, try to destroy) [...]

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JConcepts Ride Height Gauge

JConcepts Aluminum Ride Height Gauge

Get dialed in with the new Aluminum Ride Height Gauge from JConcepts. Why do you need one? Well, you could “eyeball” your ride height like our Bash Crew member Iron Mike does, but when accurately set you can count on improved handling, thus making it easier to go fast and pass your buddies. * Made from lightweight aluminum * Anodized in either [...]

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Tekno Tools

Tekno RC Releases New Hex Wrenches and Nut Drivers

Looking for some high-end tools to make wrenching easier? If so, Tekno RC has just launched a new line of Hex Wrenches and Nut Drivers. Ranging in price from $23 to $27, they feature CNC machined high carbon steel 4mm shank tips and weighted aluminum handles. Gun metal anodizing aids in wear resistance while giving them a trick look. Each [...]

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