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FX Engines K302 engine & pipe combo

See: FX Royal Racing Engines

FX have announced that the K302 nitro engine now available in combo with the EFRA 2131 muffler and Medium manifold. The K302 engine provides linear power with lower consumption and features a ceramic bearing, a Diamond coated crankshaft and also a low cooling head. The combo comes with a Medium manifold.

ProTek 155T/S high-voltage servos

See: AMain Hobbies

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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BSRC D817 fuel tank splash guard

See: BSRC

BSRC Products have introduced a new Lexan fuel tank splash guard for the HB Racing HB Racing D817, D817 V2 and D817T. Made from high-quality Lexan polycarbonate, it can be cut to suit any style of buggy body. The fuel tank splash guard is ideal to keep the nitro fuel away from your electronics and brake system and comes with suitable mounting hardware.

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HB Racing Worlds Limited Edition T-shirt

See: HB Racing

HB Racing World Championship Edition T-Shirts are ready for the IFMAR 1/8 nitro off-road Worlds in Australia later this year. The grey shirts feature a large HB Racing logo filled with the Aussie flag and race logos on the front. The back of the shirt has the IFMAR logo and HB logos, one sleeve has the Australian map showing the location of the race in Perth, and the other sleeve features the HB World Champions logo. These premium quality T-shirts are favored by the Team drivers for a comfortable fit and excellent moisture wicking in hot weather. These are limited edition shirts, order now to be sure you don’t miss out.

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Pro-Line Positron VTR 4.0″ tyre spotted

See: Pro-Line

Pro-Line showed their forthcoming Positron VTR 4.0″ tyre for Truggy at the 2018 ROAR Fuel Off Road 1/8 Nationals. The Positron VTR 4.0″ tyre will be available in M4 (Super Soft) and MC (Clay) compounds this month.

Wanted: Pro-Line’s tyres for ROAR Nats

Our friends at LiveRC.com have been informed by Pro-Line that entire shipment of tyres for their team drivers at this week’s ROAR Nationals has been lost in transit. Three pallets of products were shipped two weeks ago and if the shipping paperwork for the shipment has arrived, no actual shipment has arrived. Worse, the shipping carrier still does not know where are the pallets. Although Pro-Line Racing have been working vigorously to resolve the issue and prodive the a solution to their drivers, Pro-Line might have to let their drivers use other brands of tyres if the shipment was not found.

Vision Racing slipper puck

See: Vision Racing

Vision Racing have introduced the new slipper puck for Schumacher, Team Associated and TLR vehicles. The tool is machined from aluminium and comes black anodised. The slipper puck gives a simply and effective way of removing unwanted glazes off the slipper pads returning them to like new performance. Vision Racing advise using paper 3M fine drywall sanding screen as the perfect scuffing material.

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TLR 8IGHT-X 1/8 Nitro buggy kit

See: Team Losi Racing

Team Losi Racing have introduced the new TLR 8IGHT-X1/8 Nitro buggy kit. It’s a brand new, completely redefined racing platform crafted from the ground up and designed for drivers wanting more. The 8IGHT-X Next Gen suspension geometry has been completely revamped making a car that is fast, nimble, and easy to drive. This includes a myriad of updates including kingpin inclination, trailing spindles, wider front pivot with less scrub radius, narrower rear pivot, longer rear shocks, and updated hub offset. All new suspension arms have been designed to accept stiffener plates that will allow racers to tune the flex of the suspension. The kit will include molded plates with optional carbon fiber plates available separately. The 8IGHT-X comes with 20 degree castor blocks allowing the height of the spindle to be adjusted. New sway bar system has adjustable length links to allow better equalization of each side of sway bar as well as collars to keep the sway bars centered.

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