Team Associated News

T-Work’s RC8B3.1 & MBX8 Teflon pivot ball bushings

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T-Work’s have introduced new Teflon pivot ball bushings for the Team Associated RC8B3.1 and Mugen MBX8. The spacers are made from high-quality teflon material to guarantee very smooth out the steering response and resist wear much better than the stock injection molded plastic bushings.

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T-Work’s RC8B3.1 carbon fibre receiver box plate

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T-Work’s have introduced the new carbon fibre receiver box plate for the Team Associated RC8B3.1. Machined from high-quality carbon fibre, the plate adds some bling and a factory look to the World Champion buggy.

Klinik RC 1/10 buggies battery cradle & slider ride height gauge tool

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US brand Klinik RC have introduced new carbon fibre battery cradle for the Schumacher Cougar KC, Team Associated B6.1/D and team Losi Racing 22 5.0 as well as a slider for GHEA ride height gauges. The battery cradle system is a single-piece design made from high-quality 3.0mm-thick carbon fibre making it strong and lightweight and allowing to easily install and removal standard and LCG LiPo batteries. The battery cradle comes with O-rings to fasten the battery pack and suitable mounting hardware. The slider for GHEA ride height gauges is made from 3.0mm-thick carbon fibre and comes including mounting stainless hardware. The slider makes checking ride height easy.

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Team Associated RC8B3.1 wing splitters

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Available through Team Associated’s Shapeways 3-D-printing store are two wing splitters for the RC8B3.1. Made in low and tall versions, the wing splitters are compatible with Team Associated 1/8 wings and require 2 x 3x14mm FHCS screws (2mm longer than stock).

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Team Associated unveils B74 4WD buggy prototype

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Team Associated have released some photos of the forthcoming B74 1/10 4WD buggy. Once again, AE engineers have used SLA-printed material to create a prototype. The translucent material is useful in examining pre-production parts to visualize the design and make some refinements before production.

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LFR B6.1 A2 Tactic body

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Leadfinger Racing have introduced the new A2 Tactic body for the Team Associated B6.1. Like the A2 Tactic bodies before it, the B6.1 body has an added roof vent that allows for better cooling for today’s sensitive electronics. Running cooler has it’s advantages and feeding cool air directly over the power house is a welcomed upgrade. Behind that, LFR has designed a top fin that joins into a rear swoop for added stability and increased rear down force. The combination of the two help give the Team associated B6.1 a balanced and precise feel during mid corner rotation and on power exit. A2 Tactic body is sold in clear ready for paint, (2 pre cut Tactic wings included) Stickers and window masks provided.

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Reedy Radon 2 brushed motors

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Team Associated have announced the replacement for the hugely popular Reedy Radon brushed motor, the Radon 2. Added features such as dual ball bearings and adjustable timing as well as a choice of three versions make the all-new Radon 2 a powerful, reliable, economical, and versatile choice for those who prefer brushed motor power. The Radon 2 is offered in the same 17-turn version as the original; however, 15-turn and 19-turn versions are now available to suit a variety of applications and speed requirements.

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Jürgen Trieb signs with Ruddog Distribution

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Ruddog Distribution have announced the signing of Jürgen Trieb to their team. The multi-times Austrian Champion will be using Team Associated, Reedy and Hot Race Tires products for the 2019 season, attending races such as the Austrian and European championships.