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ProTek RC Samurai S03 & R03 nitro engines

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ProTek RC have added two new Samurai engines in their range in the form of the S03 and R03 engines. The Samurai S03 nitro engine is the perfect weapon for 1/8 scale buggy when the run-time is critical. The Samurai S03 delivers a lethal blow with its high mileage 22D “High Efficiency” carburetor and long stroke configuration. Combine this with a 3-Port sleeve, turbo head button, 9 fin cooling head and rear ceramic bearing, and the S03 offers smooth power band, performance and proven reliability.

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Spencer Rivkin joins ProTek RC

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ProTek RC would like to welcome Team Associated Factory driver Spencer Rivkin to their Factory race team. S.Rivkin brings with him both world and national title winning experience along with a dedicated racing program behind him.

“We’re happy to be a part of his program and look forward to seeing ProTek products on the podium and in his pit. Welcome Spencer!” – ProTek RC

ProTek Silicone Graphene + LiHV battery packs

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AMain Hobbies have introduced their new range of ProTek RC Silicone Graphene + LiHV battery packs. The range consists of 13 battery packs including eight 2S batteries, one 3S battery, two 4S batteries and two 1S batteries, all made of 120C Silicon Graphene cells offering more power and lower internal resistance when compared to the previous ProTek LiHV Graphene packs. The discharge curve is flatter, meaning the cells maintain higher voltage throughout the discharge cycle with no significant drop off. Additionally, when compared to conventional LiPo batteries Silicon Graphene batteries are lighter, providing a higher capacity per gram ratio.

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ProTek 155T/S high-voltage servos

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ProTek RC have introduced two powerful high-voltage, metal gear digital servos in the form of the 155T and 155S. The ProTek 155T High Voltage Hi-Torque servo delivers an incredible 360 oz-in of torque and 0.10 transit speed at 6.0V, and when you bump the voltage to 7.4 the spec’s increase to 453 oz-in and 0.08. Spec’s like these make this servo an excellent choice for any 1/10 to 1/8 scale vehicle application. Other features include a full aluminum case that provides bomb proof durability and improved heat dissipation, a metal gear train that is supported by dual ball bearings, a 200mm long 22awg connector wire with gold plated connectors, a coreless motor and Conformal Coated circuit board for excellent vibration absorption and element protection (not waterproof).

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Adam Drake signs with ProTek RC

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ProTek have officially announced the signing of Adam Drake to their factory team. Adam needs no introduction nor a list of his accomplishments or accolades, The Drake name stands by itself. Adam will use ProTek RC products in his Mugen rides in major national and international events.

Ty Tessmann teams up with ProTek

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ProTek R/C have officially announced the signing of XRAY’s Ty Tessmann to their team. Ty will be running the full line of ProTek batteries, chargers and accessories in 2018. Look for Ty’s ProTek powered XRAY vehicles to make their official debut at the upcoming Reedy Race of Champions. More exciting team news coming up in the very near future. Stay tuned!

ProTek R/C LCG 5600mAh 4S Graphene LiHV battery

AMain Hobbies have introduced the new ProTek R/C 4S 15.2V 100C 5600mAh Silicone Graphene LCG pack for 1/8 E-buggy and E-truggy. ProTek R/C Silicon Graphene 100C LiPo batteries are the next step in the evolution of LiPo battery technology. Silicone Graphene construction offers improved efficiency, lower operating temperatures, lower internal resistance, better run time, increased cycle life and increased voltage. Weighing 470 grams, the 4S HV LCG is 90 grams lighter than the 6500mAh 4S pack, with a 10mm lower overall height. This offers high capacity output, in a compact package perfect for weight conscious racers.

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ProTek RC 321B Samurai V2 .21 engine

ProTek R/C have introduced the new 321B “Samurai V2” 3-Port competition buggy engine. The 321B “Samurai V2” engine features a short-stroke, turbo head, rear ceramic bearing and legendary, easy-to-tune carburetor. The Samurai sips fuel without sacrificing horsepower thanks to the new LRT carburetor. The handcrafted powerhouse has been built meticulously by a world-renown Japanese engine manufacturer, to the specs of AMain.com’s top pro drivers.

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