MSUK RC Forum and RC News
Special offer: Tamiya Grasshopper Bundle Package at MS5 comments - Yesterday, 07:01 PM
Trawling through the forum shop i have found a great little RTR package at Modelsport for special price...
This would be a perfect package to welcome a newbie to the hobby or simply give you and the little one an RC to build at Christmas which is only a few months away!
RDRP Ultra Torque Wrenches0 comments - Yesterday, 04:59 PM
The RDRP ultra Torque wrenches are constructed from Revolution Design Racing Product's renown black anodised aluminium and high-quality spring steel to make it ultra sturdy and ultra durable. The compact design with a short blade and the butterfly handle allows you to apply more torque on a screw during wrenching – ideal for those rotted engine screws or when screwing fasteners into fibre reinforced parts. RDRP's signature laser-etched markings on the handle the tool tip only look cool but they also help with easy identification.
Available in sizes 2.0mm,2.5mm and 3.0mm
Kyosho TF6 touring car0 comments - Yesterday, 04:52 PM
More information in due course. Source: Kentech
Kyosho Beetle 1/10th 2WD re-release coming soon2 comments - Yesterday, 04:47 PM
More information in due course.Source: Hobbygarage
ECX 1/36 scale RTR vehicles14 comments - Sep 27 2014 06:59 PM
Go big by driving small with the ECX™ 1/36-scale BeatBox™ Monster Truck and Kickflip™ Buggy. These tiny intimidators deliver massive thrills with the same durability that has made ECX vehicles standout among bashers, all at a price that won’t break the bank.
No matter which vehicle you drive, you’ll get the reliability of a 2.4GHz transmitter with quick charger integration so you can get driving ASAP. You can even challenge a friend to race or bash without having to worry about signal interference or loosing precision while driving from afar. With slow/fast throttle settings and reverse functionality the BeatBox Monster Truck and Kickflip Buggy deliver convenient driving fun whenever you want to put the pedal to the medal!
- Available in 2 types: 1/36 Buggy RTR or 1/36 Truck RTR!
- Completely ready-to-run with everything needed to drive in one box
- 2.4GHz transmitter with integrated quickcharger
- Forward and reverse operation
- Internal high-capacity 1S LiPo (3.7V) battery
- Chassis includes an opening for convenient charging
- Slow and fast driving settings
- Pod style rear suspension
- Eye-catching ECX™ body
- Includes four “AAA” batteries
Tamiya RC TRF419 Chassis Kit0 comments - Sep 27 2014 06:50 PM
In pursuit of Tamiya's 6th IFMAR World Championship title in the Touring Car class, the Tamiya Racing Factory designers have been hard at work. Their latest creation is the TRF419.
The TRF419 is the successor to the TRF418, but it has been heavily tweaked and optimized to give Tamiya's top drivers the best chance in securing the 2014 World Title!
More info to follow. Source: Kentech
HPI Savage XL Octane GTXL-1 bodyshell3 comments - Sep 27 2014 06:36 PM
Customize your Savage XL Octane with a clear polycarbonate bodyshell! This is a factory body designed to fit the Savage XL Octane perfectly, with provisions for the shock towers and roll cage. Add your own paint job and you're ready to conquer the track! The GTXL-1 bodyshell is designed to fit the XL length Savage chassis, therefore will also fit the Savage XL 5.9 and Savage XL Flux as well as the Savage XL Octane.
Moulded from thick 0.040" clear polycarbonate. The convenient pre-cut vinyl decal sheet includes: photo-realistic headlights, grille, tail lights, official logos, window frames, door handles and more... all die-cut to make applying the decals quick and easy. Over spray film and pre-cut vinyl window masks are included with each body. A decal instruction sheet is included for decal placement, and the body has dimple marks for body post drill locations.
8IGHT-E RTR, AVC: 1/8th Electric 4wd Buggy10 comments - Sep 25 2014 07:17 PM
When it comes to RC buggies, the Losi® 8IGHT™ platform reigns supreme. Ever since this buggy was let loose it has distinguished itself from the pack by consistently taking the podium. Now, with the 8IGHT-E RTR buggy, you can experience the same heritage and competition leveling characteristics that made this buggy a champion.
This version of the 8IGHT™ buggy combines the same 2014 ROAR National Championship design characteristics with AVC™ (Active Vehicle Control™) technology from Spektrum™. Together the 8IGHT-E RTR and AVC™ technology deliver a rock solid driving experience with insane speed and precision all without the need for you to solder, build or paint!
RC4WD 1/10 V8 Scale Engine17 comments - Sep 25 2014 07:10 PM
Highly detailed and super realistic. This allows you to hide your 540 motor inside the scale engine to make your build even more realistic. Pair it wit the R4 transmission and you have an unbeatable scale combination for your next truck build.
· Billet Aluminum
· CNC Machined
· Total Height: 3.34in / 84.9mm
· Total Width: 2.77in / 70.4mm
· Total Length: 2.74n / 69.6mm
· Weight: 6.45oz / 183g
The new 2015 XRay T4 Touring Car!0 comments - Sep 23 2014 08:01 PM
At the core of every XRAY car is our passion for high-performance racing cars, dedication for absolute perfection, smart design approach and heritage of our extensive experience and achievements.
Creating an all-new platform meant a complete re-engineering and re-designing the majority of parts on the car. Following thousands hours of track-testing with the factory team around the world and thousands of hours in R&D and prototyping, the result is an outstanding race car that is a masterpiece manufactured and machined in-house in Europe, with the extreme precision you would expect from XRAY. I am very proud to present you the all-new T4.”