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RUDDOG 6000mAh & 4100mAh Graphene Plus LiHV packs

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New from RUDDOG Distribution’s own RUDDOG brand are two new high-performance LiHV battery packs. First up is the 6000mAh 7.6V 100C Graphene Plus LCG Stick Pack LiHV, a standard size stick battery of 22.5mm height. The low centre of gravity battery allows to lower the car’s overall centre of gravity for improved cornering speeds especially in high-bite track conditions while the high-quality 100C Graphene Plus technology cells ensure a very low internal resistance and thus improved overall power, runtime and exceptional cell durability. The battery weighs in at 260g and it utilises 5mm bullet-type connectors.

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SWORKz Apollo Nitro & Brushless RTR Pro buggy kits


SWORKz have introduced the Apollo RTR buggy in both Nitro and brushless versions. The Apollo is based on the pro S350 buggy with an updated center layout from the S35-3 buggy but also race-inspired features. The Apollo provides precise feedback, a great balance feel in order to suit drivers of all driving levels thanks to his weight distribution. Both Apollo come in standard with many high-quality parts such as the front and rear shock towers as well as the chassis machined from T7075 aluminum. The Big Bore shocks 2.0 with 4mm shock shafts from S350 BK1 Pro, the high-performance crown gears and pinion gears and oil filled differentials providing traction on multiple off-road surfaces are also in the box. The S35-3’s BBD diff system provides better acceleration while the S35-3’s radio tray system gives precise throttle and braking response. The pivot ball steering system gives the driver sharp and accurate turning feedbacks. Both the Nitro and Brushless versions are assembled in the same factory and come with a race inspired base setup providing a vehicle easy to drive. The SWORKz Apollo comes with a 2.4G radio system with two SES-2S servos capable of up to 12kg-cm of torque, made by SAVOX. A pre-cut painted body shell is also included.

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Schumacher Cougar Laydown alloy diff conversion

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Schumacher Racing have introduced a new aluminium diff conversion for the Cougar Laydown, KD, KR and SV2. The alloy case gives super precision and strength and has a larger oil volume for more consistency during a run. The main large shim also thicker for more reliability. The conversion comes with all parts necessary.

RUDDOG CA Tire Glue CA super glues

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RUDDOG Distribution have introduced their new Tire Glue line of CA super glues. Available as thin and medium viscosity variants the glues are ideal to securely bond on-road and off-road rubber tyres to their wheels with the thin variant being ideal to let the glue flow into even the smallest of gaps while the medium variant is also usable to seal tyre sidewalls in order to counter traction rolling. Both glues come in 20g bottles and they include angled glue tips to make application even more convenient.

PR Racing introduce new PR S1 optionals

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PR Racing have introduced new option parts for the PR S1, PR S1 V3, PR ST1, PR SC201in the form of a new front chassis brace, a set of gull wing suspension arms and a set of front sway bars. The front chassis brace now features front sway bar seats built in while the revised front arms feature built in ball for sway bar mounting. The new front sway bar set includes mounting parts as well as 1.3mm bar and 1.4mm anti-roll bar wires.

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T-Work’s introduce new nut drivers

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T-Work’s have added to their range of tool five news nut drivers. The tools feature a lightweight 7075-T6 aluminium handle anodised in black and come hard-coated for wear. Stripes are machined at the end of the handle for easy identification while a red anodized cap is fitted to the end to help with tool handling. The 100mm durable nut drivers are available in 5.5 and 7.0mm, and also as 2-way driver with 5.5 and 7.0mm on each end separately.

TLR 8IGHT-X Elite Race 1/8th nitro buggy kit

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Team Losi Racing have introduced the new 8IGHT-X Elite Race Kit 1/8th nitro buggy kit. The 8IGHT-X Elite buggy builds on the championship-winning heritage of its predecessors with updates to the suspension geometry and drivetrain as well as the chassis layout that make it both easier to drive and tougher to beat. This version of the popular 8IGHT-X is what avid racers and team members are looking for in a winning buggy. It includes all of the desired factory team option parts and many updates in a one-box purchase. The drivetrain as well as the chassis layout have been completely redesigned making it easier to drive on the track and work on in the pit. Additionally, the new ELITE chassis increases stability and is designed to work for all drivers and be more accepted worldwide.

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Hong Nor X3 GTS 2020 Limited Edition coming soon

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Coming soon from Hong Nor is the X3 GTS 2020 Limited Edition Nitro GT kit. To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the brand, Hong Nor will outfit the X3GTS 2020 a high-quality 7075 aluminium differential gearboxes for improved drivetrain strength as well as ensure quick and easy assemble/disassemble the differential. In addition, the front suspension arm holder is 3mm lower and the kit will come with X3S-36, X3GT-16, and X3GT-27 option parts and also their 4-shoe clutch system. The X3 GTS 2020 Limited Edition Nitro GT is limited to just 100 pieces and will hit the store at the end of February.