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    ProTek’s new carbon fiber soldering jig

    March 27, 2015 - 19:18 by Mike Garrison 0 Comments

    Soldering Jig

    AMain.com has released the all-new ProTek R/C Carbon Fiber Soldering Jig. This small and lightweight carbon fiber jig is designed to quickly and easily hold your wires, Deans, XT60 and bullet connectors to make convenient work of your soldering needs. Featuring a spring loading sliding movement, the jig opens up when compressed allowing you to insert your wires or connectors. When compression is released, the spring loaded bottom plate pulls back with clamping force, providing a secure hold while you work. Read more…

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    Exotek DEX210V2 carbon rear tower

    March 27, 2015 - 18:05 by Mike Garrison 0 Comments

    Exotek DEX210 Rear Tower

    Exotek Racing has just released their new heavy duty rear shock tower for the DEX210v2 (also works with the original DEX210). The new tower is made up of stealthy matte finish 5mm thick carbon fiber. Much stiffer and stronger for consistent damper action, yet still light weight due to its extra machining and the wide open shape allows air to pass through for better wing aero. Weighs in at only 12.5 grams.

    Source: Exotek

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    JConcepts mixes up green ‘Smoothies’

    March 27, 2015 - 18:04 by Mike Garrison 0 Comments

    Green Smoothies

    JConcepts remains committed to 1/10th off-road racing by releasing the Smoothies. In some conditions in off-road racing, there is no denying that a slick tire is the fastest way around the track. Throughout the racing calendar year, there are several tracks where slicks in either gold or green compound are the go-to tire. In damp weather, indoor clay surfaces become so tacky that the lower the tread or to the point of zero tread is an advantage. For years drivers have sanded, ground and hand sculpted tires in search of that elusive slick carcass for racing. Read more…

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    Viljami Kutvonen joins RDRP

    March 27, 2015 - 16:45 by Mike Garrison 0 Comments

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    Revolution Design Racing Products have announced the signing of Viljami Kutvonen to their team of talented drivers. The Awesomatix factory driver and former LRP TCM Masters class winner is also a regular ETS A-main finisher and from now on he will use RDRP’s line of Ultra tools to prepare his race-winning rides.

    Source: RDRP

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    First look at ORB’s FWD 1/10 buggy

    March 27, 2015 - 16:28 by Mike Garrison 0 Comments

    ORB Buggy

    Do you remember the ORB Racing Front Wheel Drive Conversion for the Team Durango DEX210 buggy we shared a few short weeks ago? Today the company has released more news regarding the unique buggy by sharing a first look of the pre-production car. ORB says, “The car was a joy to build and feels very solid…stay tuned as we prepare the car to undergo final testing soon!”

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    Without a doubt, the ORB Racing buggy conversion is quite a sight to look at OFF the track, we anxiously await to see it in action ON the track soon. Stay tuned!

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    VBC introduces D07 ‘Aggressive’ kit

    March 27, 2015 - 16:19 by Mike Garrison 0 Comments

    VBC Aggressive Kit

    VBC Racing has just released their new D07 ‘Aggressive Package Kit’. The new conversion kit moves the motor mount backwards to increase front end traction. The kit includes a new 2.25mm high-grade carbon fiber chassis, 2.0mm high-grade carbon fiber upper deck, and 189/510 low friction belt. The kit is designed for carpet and high grip racing surfaces.

    Source: VBC

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