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Tamiya 58618 Monster Beetle Re-release9 comments - Yesterday, 06:49 PMThe Tamiya Monster Beetle was a classic R/C phenomenon from the 1980’s. After a long absence it is back as an updated assembly kit ready to traverse back yards across the country. The model features a stylized version of the timeless Volkswagen Beetle body, mounted on an all-action 2WD chassis fitted with big tires for rough-and-tumble off-road fun. This updated version promises to be great fun for both beginners and Tamiya R/C kit veterans alike!
- 1/10 scale R/C model assembly kit. Length: 410mm, width: 290mm, height: 240mm.
- The injection-molded plastic body accurately captures the form of the early VW Beetle.
- Includes many of the original stickers kept over from the original model design as well as newly-designed markings.
- The rugged original ABS space frame chassis has been kept. It utilizes double-wishbone front, and trailing arm rear suspension setups in tandem with CVA oil-filled dampers.
- NEW PARTS: Rear universal drive shafts transfer power smoothly, and come with rubber boots to protect outdrives from dust.
- A large dust cover is included to protect the R/C gear equipment.
- The model has great off-road performance thanks to 130mm-diameter tires with a combined lug/pin spike tread. They are paired with gold color plated one-piece wheels.
- Includes a driver figure.
- Includes the Tamiya TBLE-02 ESC and 540 brushed motor.
- Requires Tamiya TS paint for body, 2-channel radio, 7.2 volt battery & charger.
SSD Diamond Series Front Axle for the Axial Wraith etc0 comments - Yesterday, 06:44 PM
- CNC machined aluminum axle case
- Annodized black
- One piece main housing with removable third member
- Diamond style
- 13mm diameter axle tubes
- Larger input pinion shaft bearings
- Fits Axial gears
- Fits Axial AR60 axle lower link mounts
- Fits Axial AR60 axle shafts
- Fits Axial AR60 axle C hubs
- Direct replacement for Axial AR60 front axle
- Suitable for Axial Wraith, AX10
HPI Pro-Series Tools - Temp Driver1 comments - Yesterday, 06:40 PM
The perfect nitro engine tuning tool has arrived!
At one end of this wonderful tool is an accurate infra-red temperature sensor, and at the other is a flat blade screwdriver for tuning all three needles of your nitro or gas engine!
You no longer have to take two tools trackside or bashing to obtain perfect engine tuning. Simply use the Pro-Series Tools Temp-Driver to check the temperature of your Nitro engine and tune it properly. Use the cone protector to accurately aim your sensor at the plug to obtain the correct temperature reading, then spin the tool in the palm of your hand and tune your engine to perfection.
The HPI Pro-Series Tools Temp-Driver is supplied in a metal tin which can be used to keep the driver in tip top shape whilst in your tool box. It's supplied with all you need. Just fit the batteries and the blade and your ready to go. The driver also comes with a high temperature rubber cone for accurate recording of temperature and also prevents the sensor from impact damage.
The HPI Pro-Series Tools Temp-Driver is also ideal for electric drivers wanting to keep an eye on their motor, speedo, battery or tire temperatures!
Measurement Temperature: -33° - 500°C (-27.4° - 932°F)
Operating Temperature: 0° - 50°C (32° - 122°F)
Storage Temperature: 10° - 40°C (50° - 104°F)
Accuracy: 2.0% of reading or 2.0°C, whichever is greater
Resolution: 0.1°C (0.1°F)
Response Time: 1 sec
Field of View: 1:1 optics ratio
Emissivity: 0.95 fixed
Auto Switch-off: 15 sec
New GMade truck on the way - The Komodo10 comments - Aug 03 2015 08:59 AM
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Shepherd Velox V10 Black Edition kit, conversion, and optional parts0 comments - Aug 01 2015 09:04 AM
Awaiting full specification and details. Source: Liverc
ECX Outburst 1/14 Motorcycle (available in red or blue)6 comments - Aug 01 2015 09:01 AM
Explode off the line, tilt into turns and get prepared to turn heads whenever you drive with the maximum ferocity 1/14-scale ECX® Outburst™ Motorcycle. This unstoppable motorcycle puts a new spin on the breakneck durability that put the ECX brand on the map. Big on looks and convenience, the compact Outburst features an eye-catching trim scheme, convenient USB charger as well as a working ultra-bright LED headlight and taillight. Best of all, an internal gyro keeps the Outburst centered while turning arms keep the motorcycle stable and scratch-free no matter how much you tilt.
- Gyro stabilization
- Side balancing turning arms
- Working headlight and taillight LED indicators
- Two bold trim schemes to choose from
- Everything you need to drive in one box
- Rechargeable integrated 1S LiPo battery
- Front and rear suspension
- Rubber wheels for maximum traction
- Convenient USB Charger
- 2.4GHz Transmitter
- 4 AA Batteries
- Price: $39.99
Pro-Line's precut, pre-painted Ford F-150 Raptor SVT bodies4 comments - Jul 30 2015 08:46 PM
- Genuine GE Lexan
- Perfect fit and proportions for the Traxxas Stampede and Stampede 4X4. This is also available in a different style to fit the Traxxas Slash and AE SC10 models
- Bold Ford® F-150 SVT Raptor styling – Stand out among the crowd!
- Exceptional detail
- Pre-Painted and Pre-Cut to get you to the track faster than ever
- This can also be purchased unpainted/uncut
TLR Ogio 9800 Pit Bag & backpack2 comments - Jul 30 2015 08:38 PM
Pit bag features:
- SLED (Structural Load Equalizing Deck) System for increased durability and handling in the harshest of conditions
- Wide mouth LID opening for easy access to all gear compartments
- Large main compartment with adjustable dividers and padded helmet chamber
- Several multi-use LID compartments for apparel and smaller gear
- iFOM (integrated foam) construction throughout for added gear protection.
- Heavy duty oversized wheels with extra clearance
- Secure hold compression strap system
- Telescoping pull handle
- Padded interior laptop compartment fits most 15” laptops
- Integrated foam panels keep your electronics and other valuable protected
- Padded iPad™/tablet/e-reader sleeve
- Large main compartment for books, binders and files
- Padded back panel with moisture wicking air mesh
- Dual side water bottle/accessory holders
- Dual utility straps for overflow storage
- Adjustable shoulder straps with sternum strap
- Top zippered valuables pocket
- Padded grab handle
- Organization panel with zippered stash pocket
Xray 1/10th TC shocks – black0 comments - Jul 30 2015 08:31 PM
- Lower CG
- Improved stability
- Easier to drive
- Reduced traction roll
- Interchangeable internal parts
- Swiss 7075 T6 aluminium
- Black colour
- Length 56mm
Gmade MT 1903 1.9inch off-road tires0 comments - Jul 30 2015 08:24 PM
- Gmade MT1903 tires are high grip tires designed for various rock crawlers & trucks.
- These tires are made of super soft compounds for good grip over all kind of terrain.
- Large, deep lugs provide exceptional traction in rock, mud, and dirt.
- Fits 1.9 inch size wheels.
- Sold in pairs.
- Inner foams are included
- Price: $20 per set