Check out this video with tips on setting up a rear-steer setup on a scale rock crawler. The truck shown is an Axial SCX10 built for an event called Ultimate Truck Championship. This modification greatly improves maneuverability and is well worth the effort.
No one you follows RC racing should be too surprised when the two Ryans at Team Associated, Ryan Cavalieri and Ryan Maifield, win races. In fact, it’s far more surprising when they don’t. Well, they were up to their winning ways when the attended the 2011 Sidewinder Nitro Explosion race held at ARC Raceway in [...]
This week my choice for must-have tool is an oldie but a goodie: Locking pliers. Often referred to as Vice Grips (a name brand), locking pliers are one of those things that simply must be within an arm’s reach at all times if you hope to retain any semblance of sanity. They make so many [...]
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.