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Tatic FPV-C1 600TVL FPV Video Camera

Tatic FPV-C1 600TVL FPV Video Camera

You down with FPV? Yeah you know me! Went all the way back to 1991 for that one. If you want in on the First Person View action, Tactic’s got the gear. This is just the camera, see below for the rest of what you need to look through the lens. Visit Hobbico.com See more […]
Delta Plastik Porsche GTR Speed Run Body

Delta Plastik Porsche GTR Speed Run Body

If you’re looking to get your speed run on, make sure you look up Delta Plastik for your high-strength body needs. The 2mm Lexan (almost twice as thick as the usual .040″ material) makes certain your speed machine’s shell doesn’t deform at Warp Factor 10, and Delta’s got some slick shapes (like this Porsche GTR). Info […]

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Motor Turns & KV Ratings Explained [VIDEO]

Motor Turns & KV Ratings Explained [VIDEO]

Depending on the motor manufacturer in question, a motor’s power level will be indicated by either its number of “turns” (which refers to the amount of wire used to construct the motor) or a “Kv rating,” which refers to how many RPM the motor makes for each volt of electricity the motor receives. Let’s consider […]
IFMAR Nitro Touring Worlds High Speed Action [VIDEO]

IFMAR Nitro Touring Worlds High Speed Action [VIDEO]

The 2016 IFMAR 200mm Nitro On-Road Worlds took place over the weekend and as always, was fast and exciting. Held in Gubbio, Italy, the best drivers slugged it out with Serpent‘s Dominic Greiner coming out on top. Check out the video of the 60-minute final.

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Custom Mohave Crawler [READER’S RIDE]

Custom Mohave Crawler [READER’S RIDE]

Scott Oney tells us the idea with this project was to build up a Class 1 scale truck on a set of Losi Comp Crawler axles so that he wouldn’t need a speed control with a drag brake. He chose an Axial Dingo chassis, then had to figure out how to mount his RC4WD Mojave […]

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The high-bite HobbyTown USA HobbyPlex track. Host of the 2016 ROAR Electric Off-Road Nationals.

2016 ROAR EP Off-Road Nats: TLR’s Phend is Phenomenal by Taking 3 TQ’s

Saturday at the 2016 ROAR Electric O-Road Nationals is over and with it the end of qualifications. While 2015 was all about the display put on by Team Associated’s Ryan Cavalieri, this year looks as if TLR‘s Dakotah Phend will be the driver to beat as he took 3 of the 4 modified classes that […]

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Under the Hood: Atsushi Hara’s Yokomo BD7 2015

Under the Hood: Atsushi Hara’s Yokomo BD7 2015

It’s always a big deal when someone of Atsushi Hara’s level runs something a bit different. Without a main sponsor, the multi-time IFMAR World Champion is free to experiment and test many vehicles on the market and recently drove this Yokomo BD7 2015 version to first place at the recent 2016 Ride Cup. The IFMAR […]

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Silicone Oil Explained: Weight (W or WT) Versus cSt

Silicone Oil Explained: Weight (W or WT) Versus cSt

There seems to be a lot of debate about what brand of oil to use in shocks and differentials. While silicone oil is recognized as the best for RC due to its ability to resist changes in viscosity due to temperature fluctuations, the labeling can be misleading. To clarify, only manufacturers using cSt as a […]
Pro Tips with Team Associated’s Steven Hartson

Pro Tips with Team Associated’s Steven Hartson

Age: 24 Home Track: OCRC Raceway, Huntington Beach, California. Sponsors: Team Associated, LRP, Futaba, JConcepts, Kicker, Mikita, OCRC Raceway, Complex Ink, Sidewinder Fuel Tip #1: To get better, you need to practice a lot. Run lots of battery packs and put in the time. There’s no substitute.   Tip #2: Always run your tires in […]
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