Option Parts News

Nemo Racing A319 NSK metal shield bearing set

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Nemo Racing have introduced a new set of NSK metal shield bearings for the Agama A319. The Japanese-made metal-shielded bearings provide a durable, smoother and more efficient drive train. The set includes 30 bearings.

AVID B74 -2mm carbon fibre rear shock tower

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AVID have introduced a new -2mm carbon fibre rear shock tower for the Team Associated B74. Made from 4.0mm thick carbon fibre and designed to limit the shock up travel to keep the dogbone from hitting the outdrives at full compression, the shock tower maintains the stock shock angles and it has two small drill holes under the center hole of the wing mount for notification.

RC-Project XB8 titanium shock standoffs

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Italian company RC-Project have introduced the new titanium shock standoffs for the XRAY XB8. Machined from high-quality 6Al4V titanium, the standoffs come hard coated for wear. The shock standoffs match the angle of the arm as well as the angle of the shocks in order to provide a proper suspension operation. The parts are available as pair with +3mm or -1mm offsets including two washers.

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Wallie Builds 1/8th carbon chassis side guards

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California based Wallie Builds have added to their range of option parts new carbon fibre chassis side guards for the TLR 8IGHT-X, HB Racing D/E819 and D817T as well as XRAY XB8 ‘19, XB8e ‘19 and XT8. Made from high-quality carbon fibre, these lightweight yet strength side guards are designed to look good as well as perform and protect your 1/8 vehicle during the longest of main events.

Kyosho introduce new transmission parts for MP10

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During the All Japan Hobby Show in Japan, Kyosho have introduced new different transmission parts for the Inferno MP10. The parts consist off 45 tooth spur gear, 42T conical gear and 12T bevel gear. Kyosho after also a new rear centre dogbone-style driveshaft as well as couplers for the diff input gears. Both parts improve rear traction on low to medium grip tracks.

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RC Carbon Cavalieri D819/817 5mm carbon fibre spacer

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RC Carbon Cavalieri have introduced the all new 5mm carbon fibre spacer for the HB Racing D819 and D817. The part is machined from high-quality carbon fibre and allows to be use in 3 ways. The spacer allows to move the rear wing 5mm backwards to improve the downforce, to move the rear shock tower to improve dampening and also line up the camber links. All these update improves the rear stability on rough surface tracks, during acceleration and on jumps.

T-Work’s MP10T titanium turnbuckles & screw sets

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T-Work’s have introduced new titanium turnbuckle set as well as two screw sets for the Kyosho Inferno MP10T. The turnbuckles are made of high-quality 64 grade titanium. The lightweight turnbuckles consist of seven parts and they comes with 4mm and 5mm turnbuckle wrenches. Also new are two screw sets including a 150-piece UFO head titanium and a 155-piece gold-colour steel screw set. The titanium screws will reduce overall weight while the gold-colour screws will mainly add visual impact.

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Exotek RB6/7 aluminium front camber mount & wing stays

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Exotek Racing have introduced new aluminium front camber mount and wing stays for the Kyosho Ultima RB6/7. The front camber mount is machined from heavy duty 7075 aluminium and it is finished with Exotek’s super dialed 2-color black with red chamfer anodizing to give your RB7 that extra special factory look and it is designed to accept the RB7 front roll bar. The part is intricately machined to reduce its weight to only 12.4 grams while insuring its heavy duty construction. The 1-piece design eliminates the 2 plastic steering post spacers and includes 2 M3 set screws to hold in the steering posts for a snug fit.

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