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XRAY XB4’21 4WD Buggy coming soon


Following a first teaser, XRAY have officially announced the soon release of the forthcoming XB4’21 4WD Buggy. XRAY stated that the XB4 platform has been completely redesigned, however this is currently the only information published by the brand. The all-new XB4 should become available soon.

J&T Bearing Company snapback caps

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Two new trucker caps just dropped at J&T Bearing Co. First up is a dark grey hat, designed like most standard mesh-style trucker caps and sporting a a black J&T patch on the front. Also new is a dark grey cloth cap, featuring black accents showing a “puffed” large J&T logo on the front. Both snapback hats come with an adjustable strap in the back that snaps together.

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VP-Pro black trucker cap


VP-Pro have introduced the new black trucker cap. The cap sports and an embroidered red logo with a white border while the back is made in mesh to keep the head cool in the summer heat. The snap back hat allows for easy size-adjustment.

HUDY 48 & 64P aluminium hard coated ultra-light pinion gears


HUDY have introduced a new range of aluminium hard coated ultra-light pinion gears. These high-strength pinion gears are made from tough 7075 T6 aluminum and specially hard coated for superior strength, light weight, and high durability. They are extremely machined for the lowest possible rotating weight yet to keep the necessary strength. Created on a special gear machine, all pinions feature ultra-precise tooth shaping and ultra-true running for vibration-free operation. Fine internal threading allows easy installation. Each pinion is fine etched with the tooth number for quick & easy identification. The range consists of 21T, 22T, 23T, 30T and 33T 48 pitch spur gears and 28T to 50T 64 pitch spur gears.

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RUDDOG tweezers

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RUDDOG Distribution have introduced the new tweezers. The tweezers are the ideal tool when building, maintaining or setting up your RC car. They are made of high-quality stainless steel and sport a protective surface coating that not only reduces wear but also adds visual impact with its stealthy black look. The tweezers come in handy when having to deal with all sorts of small parts such as shims, washers, tiny screws or differential internals such as diff balls or gears. To finish off the look, the high-quality tweezers sport the proud RUDDOG logo.

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Tamiya DT-03 X-SA Racing Fighter 1/10th Buggy coming soon

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Coming soon from Tamiya is the new DT-03 X-SA Racing Fighter 1/10th Buggy. No information about the new kit have leaked in the wake but detailed images and information about the vehicle should become available very soon.

Horizon Hobby clear up some details following the acquisition of Pro-Line

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There has clearly been a ton of interest and opinions on the Horizon and Pro-Line news earlier this week. Horizon Hobby have pulled together some of the recurring questions and provided answers to set the record straight.

Will Pro-Line continue to be made in the USA?

Answer: Absolutely. Pro-Line’s USA manufacturing is a real advantage in quality control and shortening the development cycle. Horizon plans to expand this capability and make more product in the USA.

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Kamryn Ayers joins Team Losi Racing

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Team Losi Racing have added Kamryn Ayers to their team for 2020. The young and talented female racer from Arizona will be running TLR Off-road cars in the 1/10th electric classes including the 22X-4 4WD Buggy and the 22 5.0 DC Elite 2WD Buggy in major races and national events. Kamryn has already made her debut with her TLR rides at the JBRL Series which was held in early August.

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