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TLR 8IGHT E 4.0 & T 4.0 carbon fibre shock towers

Team Losi Racing have introduced new carbon fibre shock towers for the 8IGHT E 4.0 and 8IGHT T 4.0. The E-buggy rear shock tower is machined from 4mm thick carbon fiber. It is 13 grams lighter than the stock tower and features additional tuning options for use on different track surfaces. The E-buggy front shock tower is made out from 5mm thick carbon fiber and it is 7 grams lighter than the stock tower.

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T-Work’s D817 aluminium centre driveshafts

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T-Work’s have introduced new aluminium centre driveshafts for the HB Racing D817. Machined from 7075-T6 aluminium the 108mm front and 125mm rear driveshafts come with a hard coating to reduce wear. Available separatly or as combo.

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Flash Point 12mm brass 1/10th shock pistons

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Flash Point R/C have introduced the new 12mm Brass 1/10th shock pistons. These pistons were tested and developed with newly crowned 2017 IFMAR World Champion Ryan Maifield. The Flash Point brass pistons feature a flat profile, with tapered holes to provide faster rebound. The increased weight of brass piston will slow down the shock shaft speed, resulting in smoother easy to drive feeling over bumpy surfaces. You’ll notice the vehicle is easier to drive and has a plusher feel over a wider range of surfaces. Flash Point brass pistons will provide you with the confidence to pushed harder over broken surfaces and improve jumping and landing.

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175RC 2WD & 4WD titanium lower arm stud kit

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175RC have introduced titanium lower arm stud kit for 2WD and 4WD such as the Team Associated B6, B64, TLR 22 4.0 SR, Yokomo YZ2, Kyosho RB6.6 and XRAY XB2. The studs are machined from Grade 5 titanium to increases strength of the rear arms because you are not repeatedly threading a screw in and out when removing your shocks. The kit includes two Grade 5 titanium studs with .050 drive, two aluminum flanged locknuts available in several colors, a pre thread screw/depth setter and a parts tube.

Schelle B64 Extreme shock tower set & wing mount

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Schelle Racing Innovations have introduced new Extreme shock tower set and front wing mount for the Team Associated B64 and B64D. First up are the Extreme shock towers are made in 4.0mm carbon fiber for stiffness and durability and Schelle removed un-necessary outer holes for less leverage to break. In the front, the upper link options match the kit settings but Schelle offers screw-on wing mount holes for the optionnal front wing mount. The front wing is a great addition in high traction when using the less-agressive kit B64 body. Testing has found that the JConcepts F2 body does not require a front wing, but the kit body will definitely benefit from it.

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SWORKz S35-3 carbon fiber cover radio tray set

SWORKz have introduced the Pro Composite radio tray set with carbon fiber cover sfor the S35-3 and S35-T. The battery and receiver box covers are made by SWORKz in high quality carbon fiber and offer increased strength and lightness. The unique design from the battery box cover had a special 3rd screw point which can give radio tray a big support.

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T-Work’s D817 graphite radio tray support mount

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T-Work’s have introduced new graphite radio tray support mount for the HB Racing D817 and D817T. Machined from high-quality graphite material, the radio tray support mount makes the throttle and steering servos mount stronger and reduces flex which brings more accuracy and consistency. The radio tray support mount comes also with a machined aluminium bushing and gold-plated screws.

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TLR 22 4.0 Stiffezel mud guard set with fan mount

Team Losi Racing have introduced a new stiffezel mud guard set with fan mount for the TLR 22 4.0. Made from Stiffezel material, which is much stiffer than the normal composite materials used on the 22 vehicles, these mud guards reduce flex through the center of the chassis give more consistency to the 22 4.0 regardless of track grip levels. The mud guards come with with a removable motor fan mount perfectly positioned for the fan to ensure efficient cooling.

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