SWORKz Tornado 13T vented clutch bell

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SWORKz have added to their range of SWORKz Competition (SWC) the new Tornado 13T hi-performance lightened clutch bell. Made from high-quality steel, it comes hard coated to extra durability. The vented design with the special 5 openings is not only 25% lighter than normal one but also allows lower temperatures and cleaner clutch shoe engagement for a longer life of both bell and clutch shoes. 

Team Associated 2018 pit mat

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Team Associated have introduced their new 2018 pit mat to give your pit area or workstation that Factory Team look. Made from black 5mm thick yoga mat material measuring a sizable 24″ x 48″, it sports a Team Associated logo printed in silver on the narrow edge.

West Coast R/C Works M12 custom steering wheels

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West Coast R/C Works have introduced a new line of custom steering wheels for the Sanwa M12 and M12S. Five individual designs of steering wheels are available and 3D printed from nylon in a multitude of colors. The steering wheels will make it easy to individualize your radio. The steering wheels are a drop in replacement and have been tested in real racing conditions over the last year.

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Pro-Line Shootout announcement

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The 2018 Pro-Line Shootout will be held from the 27th to 29th of July at the Thornhill Racing circuit in Hutto, Texas. The event will be held in the Nitro Buggy, E-buggy, Nitro Truggy and E-buggy classes divided into the Intermediate, Open and 40+ categories. Spec Tyre event with each paid entry you receive 1 set (4 tires and foams) of tyres. Multiple sets may be used, but it must be the spec tyre. Entries are limited to 300 plus heat fillers. Registration is already available here.

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Schelle B6.1 carbon fibre motor plate

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Schelle Racing Innovations have introduced a new carbon fibre motor plate for the Team Associated B6.1, B6.1D, T6.1, and SC6.1. The rigidity and the strength of the carbon fiber laydown motor plate have been tested at OCRC Stock Nationals while winning the 40+ class. Schelle took the motor plate up to 3.5mm thick (with a clearance cut for the slipper clutch) so that it would hold the motor rigid while still shaving weight off the chassis. The carbon fibre part only weighs 8.3 grams while the aluminium part weighs 11.4 grams.

Daniel Pariente joins Modelix Racing

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Modelix Racing and Hobbies Madrid TT have announced the signing of the young and talented driver Daniel Pariente to their team for the rest of the 2018 season. Pariente will use all Modelix products such as Ultimate engine, Ultimate electrics, Nitrolux fuel and Procircuit tyres with the Mugen MBX8 and MBX8 Eco.

HUDY stainless steel battery weights

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HUDY have introduced new 35g and 50g stainless steel battery weights for 1/10 off-road cars. Measuring 95x47x1mm for the 35g and 95×68.5x1mm for the 50g, they are specially-designed for placement beneath short battery pack to add weight as low as possible. They make the car easier to drive and improve landing.

Yokomo 4600mAh LiPo shorty battery pack

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Yokomo have expanded their range of high-performance LiPo battery packs with the new 4600mAh shorty battery pack. Made from 110C cells, the pack provides high power output. It is of standard shorty dimensions (96.0mmx47.0mmx24.8mm), weighs about 210g and features 4mm connector tubes. The 4600mAh shorty battery pack is ideal for 1/10 buggy application and will be available end of July.

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