HB Racing News

6MIK E817/9 Optima radio box

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French HB Racing distributor 6MIK has introduced the new Optima radio box. 3D printer made, the radio box allow to put the receiver in the front of the side guard. The new location assures a clean layout, all wires passing through a rubber washer so they don’t shear from friction. The radio box features also a dedicated mounting location for AMB transponder. The optimal location and orientation provide a better signal reception, but also see the transponder number and the LED light from outside. A drilling template is included to help drill the necessary 3mm holes into the side guard. The radio box is available in black, red or white colors.

RC-Project D819 & 817 brass balance weights

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RC-Project have introduced new brass balance weights for the HB Racing D817, D819, and D819RS. Machined from high quality brass, the weights fit the chassis with no modification required and they sport laser-etched RC-Project logo as well as their weight. The shape allows to add 20g or 30g weight without sacrificing flex characteristics.

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Pro Tips by David Ronnefalk: Emulsion or P1 shock caps?

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Which shock caps to use with your HB Racing D918RS or E918RS? Emulsion style or Performa Racing caps? David Ronnefalk gives you the answer in this new episode of their popular Pro Tips’ video! Good watching and feel free to subscribe David’s YouTube Chanel!

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T-Work’s D819RS carbon fibre shock towers

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T-Work’s have introduced the new carbon fibre shock towers for the HB Racing D819RS. Machined from high-quality 4mm thick carbon fibre, both the front and rear sock towers offer more durability, stiffness and factory look to the HB ride. The shock towers are available separately or in set including the front and rear towers.

HB Racing E819RS 1/8th E-Buggy kit coming soon

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Coming soon from HB Racing is the new E819RS 1/8th E-buggy kit. It’s based on the successful E819 kit, and now includes the latest development features from the HB Racing Team. A new V3 rear shock tower allows racers to adjust the wing height and body mount height. Revised rear shock shafts and lower eyelets offer improved durability. A heavy duty aluminum center chassis brace is now included. Up front are new 17.5° caster blocks, now with M4 set screws for improved tightening and durability. Also included are new steering blocks with 2° inclined kingpins that split the difference between the previous stock 0° blocks and the optional 4° blocks, along with new Delrin steering block spacers. A heavy-duty servo saver has been added, utilizing a stronger spring and matching upper adjustment cap. And, new screw-type shock pins feature standard & reverse threads, and are color coded for easy identification. The E819RS is now supplied with no body shell, reducing the price of the kit and giving racers the ability to choose their own body shell.

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Pro Tips by David Ronnefalk: How to build Performa shock caps

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Former World Champion David Ronnefalk is back with another ‘Pro Tips’ video talking about how he builds his Performa Racing shock caps consistently each time. Good watching and feel free to subscribe David’s YouTube Chanel!

6MIK D819RS Optima air filter guard & mount

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French company 6MIK have introduced a new Optima air filter guard and mount for the HB Racing D817, D819 and D819RS. The part is made from plastic material and is attached to the upper part of the fuel tank. It allows to protects the air filter from fuel splashes, that can cause engine flame out but also the part features a holder to securely hold the air filter.

T-Work’s E819 titanium turnbuckles &screw sets

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T-Work’s have introduced a new set of titanium turnbuckles and two new sets of titanium and golden steel screws for the HB Racing E819. The turnbuckles are machined from high-quality 64 grade titanium and come in a set of 6-piece with 5mm wrench for easy building and setup. Machined from high-quality 64 grade titanium, the lightweight screws, thanks to their flying saucer shaped hex head, offers a great mounting surface. Available in set of 117-piece. The 133-piece gold-color steel screw set gonna add some bling to the European Champion E-buggy.

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