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  • JConcepts New Release – Scorpios SCT Tires

    3 comments - Apr 17 2015 09:13 PM

    JConcepts unveils an all new SCT all-terrain tire from their design department. The Scorpios, scale looking tread and tough realistic profile, jump out as the most obviously features. Starting by analyzing the tread, the design team focused on a closely knit tread arranging them in a pattern closely resembling a 1:1 scale tire. The padded arrangement of tread makes the tire ideal for transitioning from the hard road to dirt and then into rocky and uneven terrain. Once power is applied to the vehicle, the tread spacing opens up which allows for some deep digging making it a great working tire in dirt and muddy conditions!

     

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    Source: Jconcepts :)




  • Team Associated RC8B3 Team Kit Nitro Buggy

    0 comments - Apr 17 2015 09:10 PM

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    Features

    • Front suspension features pillow-ball uprights for increased adjustability and improved durability
    • Lightweight ring gears and optimized precision ball bearing sizing reduces drivetrain rotational mass for improved acceleration and fuel economy
    • Gearboxes feature a 3.38:1 internal gear ratio with fast access differentials for quick removal, tuning and maintenance
    • Six universal drive shafts for efficient drivetrain power delivery and ease of maintenance
    • Braking system features bonded pads and machined steel rotors for maximum braking force and reduced fade
    • 7075-T6 aluminum 16mm Big Bore threaded shocks with TiN coated 3.5mm shafts, larger diameter precision springs, and optimized bladders for more precise volume compensation
    • 7075-T6 aluminum shock towers front and rear feature finely tuned shock mounting and upper arm positions
    • Refined suspension geometry with lower hinge pin inserts for quick and easy roll center adjustments
    • Lightweight one-piece wing mounts feature height and forward positioning adjustment for more precise handling
    • Carbon fiber radio tray with sealed receiver box keeps dirt and debris from receiver
    • Large capacity fuel tank with floating clunk filter and optimized internal baffles keep fuel flowing in the most extreme conditions
    • Pro-Line RC8B3 clear body and Team Associated molded wing included

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    Full information and specification can be found here :) 




  • Tamiya TRF211XM 1/10th 2WD buggy – Coming soon

    0 comments - Apr 17 2015 09:04 PM

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    All shall be revealed soon :P 

    Source: Tamiyablog




  • RC4WD Beast II 6x6 Truck Kit

    0 comments - Apr 17 2015 09:01 PM

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    The Beast II is built with engineering and design first. Packed with great products like the R3 2 speed transmission, Yota II axles, Triton transfer case, Mil-Spec ZXL tires, and 1.9 Humvee beadlock wheels. There are no better options!

    Beast II... What's in store for you?

    • Custom Designed for True to Scale Looks
    • Realistic Aluminum Ladder Frame Chassis
    • R3 Single Speed Transmission
    • Center Mounted Realistic 4x4 Transfer Case
    • Cast Metal Axles with Locked Differentials
    • 3 Link front and 8 Link rear suspension
    • Humvee 1.9 Internal Beadlock Wheel
    • MIL-SPEC ZXL 1.9 Tires
    • Chassis mounted Steering servo
    • Dual Spring 80mm Scale Black Shocks

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    Hammer Transfer Case:

    Ratio - 1:1 Gearing 32P hardened steel gears, 8 bearing Design, cast casing

    All New R3 Scale 2 Speed Transmission:
    Ratios: Pinion/spur 14/64 =4.57:1 Internal 1.78:1 Gears - Wide steel 32P, Delrin spur, slipper clutch

    All New Cast Yota II Axles:
    Ratio: 15/40 = 2.67:1 Width at hex 180.5mm

    Beast II  Suspension:
    Double triangulated 8 Link rear suspension.
    3 Link front suspension with panhard bar

    Shock Absorbers:
    Dual Spring 80mm Shocks - Can be oil filled

    Wheels:
    Type: 1.9 Scale Beadlock Wheel
    Hub: 12mm Hex  Width: 25mm         
    Back spacing: 16mm

    Bumpers:
    Machined billet aluminum, lightweight  

    Beast II Dimensions:
    Wheels base F-R: 408mm(16.1”)
    Wheels base F-M: 292mm (11.496”)
    Width: 211mm (8.3”)
    Height: 226mm (8.9”)
    Ground clearance: 60mm (2.4”)
    Final Drive Ratio: 1st - 62.1:1, 2st - 22.75:1

     

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    Full specification and information can be found here :) 




  • GForce Multi Warming System for Mini-Z-sized cars

    0 comments - Apr 17 2015 08:53 PM

    Japanese company GForce introduce the Multi Warming System for Mini-Z-sized mini and micro cars. The system consists of a compact main unit with LC display and a dial for the menu operation and it is powered by 11 to 18VDC input. The included set of alloy cups for the tyres offers individual temperature sensors and 26.4mm reducers to adapt the system to a range of tyre diameters. The unit offers a temperature range of 20°C up to 100°C (68°F-212°F) and a 30 minute safety timer prevents the tyres from becoming cooked.

     

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    Source: Gforce :) 




  • Proline Pro Spec Shock Kits - 1/10 buggys

    0 comments - Apr 17 2015 08:48 PM

    The next generation of Pro-Line Shock Technology has arrived: Pro-Line Pro-Spec Shocks for 1/10 Buggys!

     

    Every last detail has been refined to give you the best performing and best looking Shocks ever made. The Pro-Spec Shocks are a 12mm Big Bore design with a Single Low Friction X-Ring Seal. The Pistons and Shaft Guides are made from Silky Smooth White Delrin for Low Stiction and the 3.5mm thick Shock Shaft is Hard Chrome Coated, just like full scale racing shocks.

     

    The Pro-Spec Shocks feature an easy access Bleeder Cap Screw for consistent shock builds every time. Each pair of Pro-Spec Shocks includes 3 different piston options (1.4, 1.6 & 1.8) and a blank piston for drilling to a custom size. Custom Shock Tightening Tools and optional shock limiters are also included. Pro-Line’s new Pro-Spec Shocks come in kit form with build instructions, so you can build the shocks exactly how you want. Your current 12mm big bore buggy springs bolt right up so you can get exactly the spring rate you are used to. Upper and lower shock pivot balls are included so you can fit a wider range of vehicles right out of the box. Optional +2, +4 and +6mm spring perches are included to fit a wide variety of buggies and shock springs.

     

    Experience the Performance of Pro-Line’s Next Generation Shock Technology for yourself - Get Pro-Spec Shocks!

     

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    Source: Proline :) 




  • Pro line Enforcer clear body for the Tekno NT48

    0 comments - Apr 17 2015 08:43 PM

    Attention All Tekno Fans! Pro-Line has a brand new aftermarket Truggy body that is way more durable and better looking than stock: The Enforcer! From the mind of Ty Tessmann and inspired from the success of the Type-Rbuggy body, the Enforcer has a meaner and more angular front end look with swooping roof and bed sections for improved airflow and high-speed stability. The hood of the body is steeper to create more down force over the front wheels for more steering and faster lap times.

     

    Bring your truck up to speed with Pro-Line’s new Enforcer body! This is a must have item for the new racing season!

     

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    Source: Proline :) 




  • 17th of April prize Draw Winner

    6 comments - Apr 17 2015 01:47 PM

    Congratulations  The chosen one

     

    You have won the prize draw for a nice shiny new waterproof

     

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    Don't forget we have a whole host of prize draws and competitions for our Gold Members over the coming weeks, click here for the prize list.

     

    If you are not already a Gold Memberclick here to find out more about the great benefits and how to sign-up! It's just £5 and helps the community we all love to be a part of.

     

     

    Huge thank-you to our friends over at CML Distribution. Checkout their website and like them on Facebook!

    Another thank-you goes to Modelsport UK for helping arrange postage for these awesome prizes!

     




  • GMade NR01S 1.9inch Aluminium Beadlock Wheel

    3 comments - Apr 16 2015 08:09 AM

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    GMade NR01S

    Main Features:

    True beadlock wheels - No gluing
    Dual side beadlock system
    CNC Machined from solid billet aircraft aluminum for front half of wheel
    Specially made hex head bolts with hex bolt tool
    Black in color
    Realistic scale design
    Easy installation
    Fits 12mm hex hubs and most 1.9 inch size tires
    Sold in pairs

    What's included:
    Aluminium front face
    Plastic rear
    Inner beadlock ring
    M2.5 x 10mm Scale Bolts
    M2.5 Nuts
    M2.5 x 15mm 'Compression' bolts
    Socket Wrench

    Specs:
    Width - 22mm
    Diameter - 48mm (1.9")
    Offset - Zero
    12mm Hex mount
     
    Source: Gmade

     

    Price $59.80 for 4 plus $8.50-$19.40 shipping from Junfac, UK pricing not known yet.

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  • 2 Days to go till the next MSUK Prize Draw

    5 comments - Apr 14 2015 11:57 PM

    We only have 2 days left till our next prize draw, This time we have the weapon of choice for the RC Bashers ...... a shiny new waterproof servo from Savox.

     

     

     

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    If you want a chance to win make sure you have signed up to our gold members scheme and you get automatic entry to all our prize draws as well as a handful of tidy little perks to make your stay here more enjoyable.

     

    Want to know more about becoming a Gold Member? Click here to find out more about the great benefits and how to sign-up! It's just £5 and helps the community we all love to be a part of.

     

    Huge thank-you to our friends over at CML Distribution. Checkout their website and like them on Facebook!

    Another thank-you goes to Modelsport UK for helping arrange postage for these awesome prizes!




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