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Ilias Reise teams up with XRAY

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XRAY have announced the signing of the German Junior Champion Ilias Reise to their team. The young and talented racer will be using the XRAY XB2, XB4 and XB8 platforms in the German Nationals as well as in some international events.

RUDDOG 6000mAh & 4100mAh Graphene Plus LiHV packs

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New from RUDDOG Distribution’s own RUDDOG brand are two new high-performance LiHV battery packs. First up is the 6000mAh 7.6V 100C Graphene Plus LCG Stick Pack LiHV, a standard size stick battery of 22.5mm height. The low centre of gravity battery allows to lower the car’s overall centre of gravity for improved cornering speeds especially in high-bite track conditions while the high-quality 100C Graphene Plus technology cells ensure a very low internal resistance and thus improved overall power, runtime and exceptional cell durability. The battery weighs in at 260g and it utilises 5mm bullet-type connectors.

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Orlowski & Martin win at 2020 British GP

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The 2020 British GP was held at the Silverstone Rcmcc indoor track in Bruntingthorpe over the weekend. The event was held in 1/10th Buggy and Stadium Truck classes. In the 2WD Modified Buggy class it was Michal Orlowski (Schumacher/LRP) who set the overall TQ, tie on points with Lee Martin (Yokomo/Scorpion/Sweep Racing). M.Orlowski took the win in the first two finals to take the overall win from the Nemo Racing duo of L.Martin in second and Joni Skidmore (Yokomo) in third.

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Juan Carlos Canas inks SWORKz long-term contract

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SWORKz have announce that Spanish racer Juan Carlos Canas has signed a long-term contract with MW RC Products. He will race SWORKz 1/8th and 1/10th buggies with Maclan electronics. It is the start into MW RC Products strategy consisting of their their drivers use mainly products from MW RC Products partners.

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Schumacher Cougar Laydown alloy diff conversion

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Schumacher Racing have introduced a new aluminium diff conversion for the Cougar Laydown, KD, KR and SV2. The alloy case gives super precision and strength and has a larger oil volume for more consistency during a run. The main large shim also thicker for more reliability. The conversion comes with all parts necessary.

RUDDOG CA Tire Glue CA super glues

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RUDDOG Distribution have introduced their new Tire Glue line of CA super glues. Available as thin and medium viscosity variants the glues are ideal to securely bond on-road and off-road rubber tyres to their wheels with the thin variant being ideal to let the glue flow into even the smallest of gaps while the medium variant is also usable to seal tyre sidewalls in order to counter traction rolling. Both glues come in 20g bottles and they include angled glue tips to make application even more convenient.

PR Racing introduce new PR S1 optionals

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PR Racing have introduced new option parts for the PR S1, PR S1 V3, PR ST1, PR SC201in the form of a new front chassis brace, a set of gull wing suspension arms and a set of front sway bars. The front chassis brace now features front sway bar seats built in while the revised front arms feature built in ball for sway bar mounting. The new front sway bar set includes mounting parts as well as 1.3mm bar and 1.4mm anti-roll bar wires.

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T-Work’s introduce new nut drivers

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T-Work’s have added to their range of tool five news nut drivers. The tools feature a lightweight 7075-T6 aluminium handle anodised in black and come hard-coated for wear. Stripes are machined at the end of the handle for easy identification while a red anodized cap is fitted to the end to help with tool handling. The 100mm durable nut drivers are available in 5.5 and 7.0mm, and also as 2-way driver with 5.5 and 7.0mm on each end separately.