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Under the Hood: Jake Thayer’s TLR 22 4.0

Under the Hood: Jake Thayer’s TLR 22 4.0

TLR’s racing program is very important with their vehicles seeing top-level competition around the world. Recently they prepared for the release of their new 22 4.0 as it was being tested and about to hit the market. We got a chance to sit down with Jake Thayer and get a glimpse at his personal TLR […]
Pro-Line Explains Powerstroke Shocks [VIDEO]

Pro-Line Explains Powerstroke Shocks [VIDEO]

Pro-Line is always pushing technology and provides racers and passionate hobby enthusiasts with some of the best products around. In this video, they explain the function and parts of their popular Powerstroke shocks and how to tune and adjust them.

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Grease Is the Word [TECH CENTER]

Grease Is the Word [TECH CENTER]

What’s the best kind of grease for metal gears? Do I need special grease if my truck is going to be in mud and water?   Before we get to the best grease, let’s talk about the worst grease for metal gears, and that’s “no grease.” At the very least, use the grease supplied with […]

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How To: Tips for First-time Builders

How To: Tips for First-time Builders

So, you’re taking the kit plunge and building a car yourself. Good move! You’ll know it inside and out when you’re finished, and you can be proud that you did all the wrenching. Plus, it’s just plain fun to build your own stuff! These tips will help your first build go smoothly.   Choose an […]
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How To: Basic Lexan Body Painting

So, you decided to get into RC, and you’ve been having a blast ever since. And your machine’s thrashed-out body has the battle scars to prove it. It’s time for a new look! Instead of reaching for another original-equipment body, why not go for a new look with an aftermarket shell and your own unique […]

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How To Trim & Mount a Lexan Body

You’ve got your new body freshly painted and ready to go. Well, not really—you have to trim and mount that flashy new shell, and then you’ll be off and running. Like painting and decaling, trimming and mounting is easy—if you follow these basic tips.   Tools Body scissors Hobby knife Body reamer Lamp Nail polish […]
How to Rebuild Shocks

How to Rebuild Shocks

Few components work as hard on an off-road vehicle as the shocks. Whether they’re countering cornering loads, softening bump forces, or soaking up jump landings, the shocks are always pumping away. That’s why it’s important to keep them in tip-top shape with fresh seals and fluid. Rebuilding them is easy and will give your car […]

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Pit Tip: Easy Grill Detailing [VIDEO]

Pit Tip: Easy Grill Detailing [VIDEO]

Injection molded bodies are the best way to make your vehicle look more scale. Painting them is easy to do but the detailing is something that is often left out. One of the hardest parts of an injection molded to detail is the grill, but we show you how to get it done with this […]

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Axial Yeti Score Trophy Truck Build 2 [VIDEO]

Axial Yeti Score Trophy Truck Build 2 [VIDEO]

From Hobbico: Your Yeti Score is built, now it’s time to make it go! Check this video for quick electronics installation tips for your Axial Yeti Score Trophy Truck kit. Visit Hobbico.com See more posts about Hobbico
Axial Yeti Truck Build Part 1 [VIDEO]

Axial Yeti Truck Build Part 1 [VIDEO]

From Hobbico: Go from bits to blasting in minutes with this video and your Axial Yeti Score Trophy Truck kit! Check out part 2 for full electronics installation. Visit Hobbico.com See more posts about Hobbico
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