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Pilot RC Products 1/10 buggy Orbit ceramic bearings

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Pilot RC Products have expanded their range of Orbit ceramic bearings with new sets of the Team Associated B6.1/T6.1/SC6.1/B74, TLR 22 5.0/22T 4.0, Yokomo YZ-4 SF/YZ-2/YZ-2T, Kyosho RB7/ZX7 and Serpent Spyder SRX-2 MM. Orbit bearings are precision crafted and produced from highest grade materials governing them the ABEC rating grade 7. Grade 7 rated bearings provide a higher tolerance and a deviation of 5 μm. (0.000197 inch), allowing better performance at high RPM’s. Orbit bearings feature stainless steel rings, Si3N4 ceramic balls and metal shields. These bearings come pre-oiled with 1up clear bearing oil for ultra free bearings and increased drivetrain efficiency. Included with each bearing kit is a complimentary bottle of 1up clear bearing lube to ensure your Orbit bearings remain properly lubed.

Kyosho Ultima re-release buggy coming soon

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Kyosho have released detailed photos about the Ultima re-release buggy. Information an features about the famous 1980’s buggy should become available very soon.

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Kyosho America appoint Cody King as Team Manager

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Long-time Kyosho International Team Driver Cody King, who delivered Kyosho’s eighth IFMAR 1:8 Off-Road World Championship, is adding another role to his dossier. Building on his passion for racing, Cody will be joining the Kyosho Team as Team Manager. With the number of fans he’s earned over the years, and the thousands of drivers with whom he’s raced, he’s going to be a welcome and popular face within the team and throughout the racing community.

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T-Work’s MP10 aluminium wing stay mount

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T-Work’s have introduced a new aluminium wing stay mount for the Kyosho Inferno MP10. Machined from high-quality 7075-T6 aluminium, the part comes black anodised and offers more durability and reliability than the standard plastic part. The aluminium wing stay mount comes with three golden screws and a nut.

Kyosho MP10T 1/8 nitro truggy coming soon

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Coming soon from Kyosho is the new MP10T 1/8 nitro truggy. Based on the Inferno MP10 nitro buggy, the MP10T features some specific improvements to offer the best performance to the highly competitive truggy racing. Full details on features and specifications will become available before the release planned for the end of August.

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T-Work’s MP10 aluminium rear chassis brace

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T-Work’s have introduced an aluminium rear chassis brace for the Inferno MP10. Machined from high-quality 7075-T6 aluminium, the part comes black anodised and with machined silver edge. The set comes with two Delrin bushings reducing wear at the upper bulkhead attachment, two golden screws ans two black nuts.

T-Work’s MP10 aluminum rear hub carrier set

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T-Work’s have introduced a set of aluminum rear hub carriers for the Kyosho Inferno MP10. Machined from high-quality 7075 T6 aluminium, the rear hubs feature eccentric brass inserts to increase the number of roll center options available. The upper linkage rod has an upper and lower mounting position, and the inserts on the rear hubs provides intermediate adjustments of just 1mm to give four different settings to choose from instead of two. The set comes with two rear hub carriers, 6 black washers, 2 golden screws and nuts, 4 brass inserts and 4 inserts for bearings.

Kyosho Ultima RB7SS 2WD stock racing buggy kit

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Kyosho have introduced the new Ultima RB7SS 2WD stock racing buggy kit. The stock motor class has ignited excitement in 1/10 electric buggy racing around the world. As the most dominant machine in this class, the Ultima RB7 has been specially tuned for 17.5T motors. The change to aluminum shafts delivers efficient transfer of motor power to the road surface while eliminating the slipper clutch. In addition, the overall weight of the machine has been reduced, including a lightweight body. With roll characteristics revised for stock motor drive lines, this SS (Stock Special) machine is designed to take the action of stock motor class racing up to the next level.

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