Photos from the JConcepts Summer Indoor Nationals at Outback Raceway/A-Main Hobbies in Chico, California.
As strong as he ran all weekend, Ryan Maifield had his work cut out for himself today in the Truggy class. He’s largest challenge came in the form of Canadian Hot Bodies factory driver Ty Tessmann. Tessmann ran hard in the this mornings practice and proved to be a substantial the field early on taking [...]
Its good to occasionally get back to my onroad roots where it all began for me in RC. You can check out the full review of the Associated TC6.1 in the current August issue of RC Car Action. You can also check out my TC6.1 build, www.rccaraction.com/TC61_build , and see every little part that goes into building [...]
Clutch: As a last line of defense against troublesome engines, always maintain your vehicles clutch system. Even when all of the above items check out, a broken or worn-out clutch shoes, gritty clutch bearings and grease inside the clutch bell. In general, if you remove the clutch bell and it looks like a bomb went [...]
Optimal Universal Needle Settings One of the more common questions from inexperienced nitro guys you’ll find on RC message boards is this: what is the perfect needle setting for my particular engine? Unfortunately, no such optimal needle setting exists. Needle settings will vary widely depending on many factors, including your local weather, altitude, humidity, fuel [...]