Clutch News

XRAY XB8 Medium & Hard aluminium clutch shoe sets

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XRAY have introduced two new sets of aluminium clutch shoes for the XB8, XT8, and GTX8. Machined from high-quality aluminium, each shoe weighs 1g. The medium clutch shoes have more slippage, later engagement and provide more rev to the engine while the hard clutch shoes have latest engagement and provides the highest amount of rev to the engine, making them ideal for higher traction conditions. Both the medium and hard clutch shoes are available in set of four.

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XRAY XB8 & XT8 aluminium high torque flywheel

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XRAY have introduced a new aluminium high torque flywheel for all XB8 and XT8. Made from tough Swiss 7075 T6 aluminium, the lightweight 3-shoe flywheel comes hard-coated for extra durability. The highly-polished, smooth flyweight pins are factory-pressed, an integrated cover prevents dirt from entering the engine bearing and knurled outer edge for easy starting on starter box. Strategically lightened compared to the standard flywheel, it reduces rotating weight without sacrificing strength or durability and helps to increase acceleration and improves throttle feeling.

Reds Racing V3.0 Tetra clutch

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Reds Racing have introduced the new Tetra clutch system for 1/8th Nitro Buggies and Truggies. The V3.0 clutch system features a new dust-proof flywheel which has been improved compared to its previous version to protect the engine front bearing from dirt even on high dust conditions. Furthermore, Reds have improved shoes and springs to optimize fuel consumption and performance. Shoes and springs can be used on our previous clutch versions. Reds have developed 2 different models of the V3.0 Clutch and both are available with 32 and 34 diameter to make it suitable for different car models.

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ProTek 34mm 4-shoe clutch sets

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ProTek RC have introduced two sets of 4mm 4-shoe clutch for Nitro buggy and Truggy. Developed in collaboration with ProTek team drivers, this premium level clutch features a 34mm aluminum 4 shoe flywheel with removable steel pins so you can replace them when needed. A complete set of four 1.0, and four 0.9 springs are included, so you can mix and match spring rates as needed to tune the engagement to suit your engine, track conditions and personal preferences. This clutch also includes four 7075 aluminum shoes or two 7075 aluminum shoes and two carbon shoes, as well as the clutch nut and flywheel collet, creating an all inclusive high performance clutch system. Plus, a full selection of replacement parts are available, so you can keep your maintenance program on schedule with the parts you need in your pit bag.

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6MIK Optima 4-shoe clutch V2

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6MIK have introduced the new Optima 4-shoe clutch V2 for Nitro Buggy and Truggy. Based on the popular Optima 4-shoe clutch, the V2 features a new design and comes with new longer springs, new shoes design including spring offset hole and a reinforced frontal screw plate. Designed to provide smooth power delivery and easy tuning, the clutch is also meant to offer exceptional durability. The 4-shoe clutch V2 is available with a 34mm or 32mm flywheel, it comes in black or red anodization and includes 0.9, 1.0 and 1.1 mm springs.

Hong Nor X3 13 & 14 vented clutch bells

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Hong Nor have introduced new 13T and 14T clutch bells for the Sabre X3. The clutch bells are made of high-quality steel and feature a special vented design ensuring lower temperatures for a longer life of both bell and clutch shoes. The vented clutch bells come with two 5x10x4mm.

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Hong Nor X3 4-shoe clutch set

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Hong Nor have introduced a new 4-shoe clutch set for the X3 and X3GT and also all Nitro Buggy, Truggy and GT cars. Designed to provide a wide range of tuning options, the clutch comes with two different types of springs for super-easy clutch setting from soft to hard setting, each suitable for different track conditions and racing styles. Included in the set are the 34mm flywheel, lightweight aluminium clutch shoes, black (0.9mm) and silver (1.0mm) clutch springs, assembly screws, flywheel collar, and flywheel nut.

T-Work’s 4-shoe clutch set

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T-Work’s have introduced a new 4-shoe clutch set for Nitro Buggy, Truggy and GT cars. Designed to provide a wide range of tuning options, the clutch comes with three different types of springs for super-easy clutch setting from soft to hard setting, each suitable for different track conditions and racing styles. Included in the set are the 34mm flywheel, lightweight aluminium clutch shoes, black (0.9mm) and silver (1.0mm) clutch springs, assembly screws, flywheel collar, and flywheel nut. Gold (1.1mm) clutch springs are also available separately, providing aggressive setting for high traction GT racing.