It’s not as though we have no lighting options. So why on Earth do so many RC racers sit at the track, at night, in near-complete darkness? Is it the anti-socials who simply don’t want to be seen? Is it the conspiracy theorists who believe a competitor will steal a top secret tuning tip? [...]
Check out this awesome new bag from Wing Tote that’s made for 1/8-scale off-road buggies. It’s durable and well built design keeps the dirt and mud in the bag so it doesn’t end up in your car on the way home. Check out the video below.
While attending the Sidewinder Nitro Explosion I glanced over at the Pro-Line booth and noticed some updates to their current Bull Dog body. Look carefully and you’ll see ribbing along the roof line along with an updated design around the engine location. Check back for more information shortly.
Even if you’re a die-hard car guy, you will probably agree with me when I say that RC helis are cool. Helis are, after all, a whole closer to the RC cars we know than they are to RC plans. How so? Well, take a look at a heli with its canopy off. It’s made [...]
The hottest segment in RC is short course, right? Well, I guess it’s hard to argue that, but we might just be on the verge of something new being the biggest racing class. I’m talking about 2WD electric buggy. Back in the era of the Tamiya Hornet and ol’ gold tub Team Associated RC10, I got [...]
Motors, speed controls and batteries are some of the most expensive components on our electric cars. I’m sure you have blown up one of these at some point and know the agonizing feeling of breaking out your wallet to replace it (or waiting weeks for warranty repair). Motor or speed control failure is often caused [...]
DuraTrax’s popular Evader stadium truck now includes a Futaba 2.4GHz radio system, DuraTrax 3930Kv brushless motor and a waterproof 100A brushless speed control. Check out the details below for more info: The radio system is a 2.4GHz system made by Futaba, and the receiver is compatible with Futaba FHSS surface systems. The power system boasts a brushless speed [...]
Lee Estingoy of Castle Creations explains the ins and outs of proper brushless motor temperature. Learn the maximum suggested temperatures you should allow your motor to run at. Overheating a motor will reduce power and potentially permanently ruin the motor.