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ProTek R/C 321B “Samurai” Off-Road Engine

Normally when you hear the name ProTek you think of the company’s line of electronics that include chargers, batteries and servos. Now, an engine has been added to the lineup. This trick 3-port .21 engine features a ceramic rear bearing, ABC construction, great fuel mileage and a lot more. Check out that trick box that [...]

Jul 23, 2014 Comments
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Pro-Line 1/8 and 1/10 Car Stands

Normally it’s hard to get excited about a car stand but when you get a look at Pro-Line’s new 1/8 and 1/10-scale stands you will surely want one. These stands are made out of durable and lightweight aluminum and have a dirt bike stand look to them. They come with a blue powder coat finish [...]

Jul 23, 2014 Comments
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Perfect Paint

One of my favorite parts about building kits and projects is trying to get the perfect paint job on the body. That’s not the easiest thing to do on an injection molded body like you find on a vehicle such as the Tamiya Clod Buster and RC4WD Trailfinder 2. It’s been about three years since [...]

Jul 21, 2014 Comments
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Kev’s Bench: Project Traxxas Jato

While working to get my project Vaterra Twin Hammers done, I managed to find a little time for another quick project. In front of my house is some fresh pavement with no cracks, dips or other imperfections and I want to have some on-road cars to play with on that perfect surface. This is where [...]

Jul 18, 2014 Comments
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October Issue Review Preview: Axial Yeti

The Axial Yeti gets its full review in the October issue of Radio Control Car Action magazine, but we know you’re hungry for info now, so here’s a look at what’s to come. The Yeti is a RTR rock racer that is slightly bigger than Axial’s Wraith and features a molded tub chassis, independent front suspension with [...]

Jul 17, 2014 Comments
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TLR Announces 22SCT 2.0

When the 22 2.0 buggy was released we knew it was only a matter of time before we saw another 2.0 version of a TLR electric vehicle. The vehicle getting the 2.0 upgrade this time around is the 22 SCT. The 22SCT 2.0 will hit shelves mid-November and shares many of the advancements that were used [...]

Jul 11, 2014 Comments
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Kev’s Bench: Project Vaterra Twin Hammers Sneak Peek

I have been a fan of the Vaterra Twin Hammers since it was released and of course I picked one up to play with. With a lot of my projects this one started out with a few mods in mind to make the truck perform a little better it quickly got out of control. I [...]

Jul 11, 2014 Comments
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HB Announces New “Ty Tessmann Edition” D8T Truggy

You may not be able to drive as fast as HB driver Ty Tessmann but that doesn’t mean that you can’t drive his truggy. HB’s signature edition truck is equipped to match the machine Ty uses to win big races around the world. This project has been a collaboration between HB and Ty and it [...]

Jul 10, 2014 Comments
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