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Hitec X2 AC Plus: Now Your Charger Has WiFi

Well, it CAN have WiFi, the module is extra. With it, you can use your smartphone to program the charger remotely…which is kind of weird since you’re presumably sitting right in front of the charger, but it’s still going to be fun to try out. As for the charger itself, you’re looking at dual outputs [...]

Jun 05, 2015 Comments
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Tamiya Brings Back the TA-02, Announces New TB-04R and F103GT Models

Remember the Tamiya TA-02 chassis? It was ground zero for the touring car mania that swept RC in the late nineties and early 2000s, and without it the sedan scene wouldn’t exist. Now it’s back in “SW” (Short Wheelbase) trim, specifically to fit Porsche 911GT2 bodywork with the correct scale proportions. The limited-edition release is [...]

Jun 05, 2015 Comments
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This ’67 Scout is Made of Wood. WOOD.

“Wah, I wish they made (insert body style here).” Go make your own, kid. Watch in wonder as master modeler “Headquake” does just that and cuts, Dremels, sands and glues his way to an eye-popping replica of a 1967 International Harvester Scout. Out of WOOD. Plus, jazzy soundtrack.

Jun 04, 2015 Comments
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Now With LiPo: Team Associated SC10B

Team Associated is now offering the brushless SC10B short-course buggy in even more complete RTR form, with a Reedy LiPo pack right in the box. A 4-amp AC charger is also supplied, which features balance ports for 2S and 3S packs. The included pack and charger only boost price by about $40 over the no-battery [...]

Jun 03, 2015 Comments
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Novak Adds New Functionality & Motor Combo to M2 Dig Line

Novak has updated the M2 Dig speed control with a fourth throttle profile that let’s you independently control a brushed motor and a motorized accessory. “Use one side to run the vehicle motor, and the 2nd side to operate the vehicles’ winch or other accessory device. No more pre-mixed operation or ‘dig’ settings needed in [...]

Jun 03, 2015 Comments
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Spektrum Announces Six New Surface Servos

Spektrum has just announced a whole gang of new surface servos, ranging from 167 to 364 oz.-in. of torque at six volts and suitable for 1/10 and 1/8 use. All feature removable wire harnesses to easily customize installation and all-metal mounting tabs to make sure all that torque goes into the linkages, not case flex. Full [...]

Jun 02, 2015 Comments
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Traxxas Stability Management Comes To Stampede & Bandit VXL Models

It hasn’t been very long since Traxxas introduced its TSM (Traxxas Stability Management) technology and released it in the Slash VXL and 4X4 OBA models. Now you can pick up a Stampede VXL with the exciting technology. So what does that mean to you? It means that you’ll have more control over this 1/10-scale monster [...]

Jun 01, 2015 Comments
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Next Generation Short Course: The Team Associated SC5M

Following the success of the B5M and T5M platforms, it comes as no surprise that the winning geometry and features of the vehicles would be applied to a short-course truck. Dubbed the Team Associated SC5M Team Kit, it shares 90% of the same parts with a few that make it unique for short-course racing. Sold [...]

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