6MIK News

6MIK Ultra 1/8 closed cell inserts & wheels

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6MIK have introduced the “Ultra”, a brand new system for maintaining the 1/8 closed cell inserts on the wheels. Designed and developed by the 6MIK R&D and their team drivers, this innovative system allows to increased performance and driveability. Ultra consists of two new closed cell inserts and wheels:

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6MIK Optima multi-purpose tool V2

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6MIK have introduced the V2 version of of their Optima multi-purpose tool for 1/8 buggies. The famous Optima multi-function clamp evolves and now, it also includes an area for assembling and disassembling the CS400 clutch. CNC machined in high quality aluminum and anodized in red finish, this tool incorporates many extremely useful features into one tool. It has the ability to hold 3,5mm and 4mm shock shafts and there also shock bottom cap and shock bottom and top cap holding areas that are very useful for shock rebuilds. The 6mik tool has a tool for snap or pull ball end easily and without damaging it. At one end the tool features a body clips to hold the clamp closed and at the other end a tyre punchs for punching vent holes in tyres from 1/8 and 1/10.

6MIK Optima 13T & 14T vented clutch bells

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6MIK have introduced new Optima 13T and 14T clutch bells for 1/8 buggy. The clutch bells are made of hard treated steel for maximum reliability and high precision tooth cutting for optimum performance. The inner diameter of the bell is 26.5mm and it uses a 5x10x4mm bearings. The clutch bell features a vented design for added heat dissipation compared to closed bell clutches. The Optima clutch bells are a perfect fit for the Optima CS400 clutch system and also for most clutches on the market.

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6MIK Optima CS400 4-shoe clutch system

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6MIK have introduced their new Optima CS400 4-shoe clutch system for 1/8 buggy. The CS400 4-shoe clutch system is designed to increase the traction, make the car more easily to drive even in extreme conditions and provide lower consumption. The 4-shoe clutch features two aluminium black shoes (heavy with little contact surface) to bit early but not completely, and two aluminum gold shoes (light with a full contact surface) to bit later but completely. No break-in is required because the shoes have the perfect profil to suit the clutch bell. The springs are positioned inside the shoes prevent them from heating and limit the wear of the clutch and the pins are screwed for easy maintenance.

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6MIK sign Jean-Pierrick Sartel

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French company 6MIK have announced the signing of Jean-Pierrick Sartel to their team. The french frontrunner and 2016 E-buggy Champion will use tyres and accessories from 6MIK during the 2018 season.

6MIK E817 26T 0.8 pinion gear

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6MIK have added new 26T pinion gear to their Optima range of 0.8 pinions for the HB Racing E817. The pinion gear is made from high-quality steel and hard-coated to ensure low wear. It provides better performance, more race time, increased RPM, it is less noisy and offers a ” smoothy” driving sensation. Available in 24T, 25T and now 26T sizes.

6MIK driving hand warmer

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6MIK have introduced a driving hand warmer. The hand warmer is made from polar inner cloth and water/windproof wet outer material and it is a must have if you are driving in cold or wet conditions. The hand warmer will protect your hands and keep them warm so you can stay in control. It is designed for all steering wheel radio on the market.

6MIK 2017 tyres chart

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6MIK have publised a chart for their line-up of 2017 tyres. The chart will help you to chose easily the best tyre and the best compound according to the track conditions thanks to a coding system for easy identification.