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Kyosho MP9 hard rear hub carrier set

Kyosho have introduced new hard rear hub carrier set for the Inferno MP9. They are moulded from a hard compound giving less flex then the standard parts, making them useful in very high grip conditions as well as in very high temperatures. The package includes the spacers that are used to adjust the wheelbase and the spacing of the rear hubs.

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Exotek D216 aluminium chassis

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Exotek have introduced an aluminium chassis for the HB Racing D216. The aluminium chassis provides more consistent handling and lowered CG for todays highly groomed indoor tracks. Machined from 7075 aluminum, the chassis features machined pockets throughout and chamfered edge on the bottom to improve ground clearance. The top is also machined to a have 2.5mm thick main section to reduce weight up to 145gr and the 4mm thick side rails keep this area stiff. It works with the stock side rails or the Exotek D216 carbon side rails.

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Reedy Sonic 866 & 877 brushless motors

Team Associated have introduced the Reedy Sonic 866 and 877 brushless motors for 1/8 E-Buggy and E-Truggy. Several months of development by Reedy’s engineering staff and factory team drivers has resulted in motors that deliver performance that exceeds what is required at the highest level of competition.

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Raceform Lazer Jig carpet/astro tyre conversion kit

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Raceform have introduced a carpet and astro tyre conversion kit for the Lazer Jig 1/10 buggy tyre gluing tool. The conversion kit is designed to glues almost all 1/10 buggy tyres, including astro and carpet tyres which come usually in harder compound and whose lips are definitely harder to “peel” for glue application.

XRAY XB8 2018 release date

XRAY have announced that their new XB8 2018 will be released tomorrow, 8th December. Stay tuned!

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Tekin T-series advanced technology servo range

Tekin have introduced their new range of advanced technology servos. Tekin servos are crafted from the highest quality materials available. CNC Precision Cut gears provide an extremely smooth and efficient drive train. 6061-T6 machined aluminum 3-piece o-ring housings provide strength and protection from the elements while the finish quality and design are second to none. Sleek chamfered edges and bold lines combined with a matte anodized finish are sure to accent any build.

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MIP EB410 13.5 Performance bundle package

MIP have introduced the Pucks 13.5 Performance Bundle package for the Tekno RC EB410. The Pucks Performance Bundle Drive system is an aluminum based drivetrain system that features an all new redesigned 2-piece aluminum bi-metal bone and alloy Steel yoke, two front 78mm bones and two Rear 69mm bones and of course the MIP’s 1.5 Pucks.

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Picco introduces the “Racing Pack”

Picco Micromotori have launched the promotion called “Racing Pack”. In order to prepare for the next season, the italian brand conceived a special offer combo that includes some spare parts into the engine package. The standard offer includes, at the engine cost only, an extra piston, rod, wrist pin, rear ceramic and front steel bearing, although the offer may vary according to the country of purchase as per special requests from some of the distributors. This will allow the final user to double the life of their engines by doing a complete overhaul with the included parts. The Racing Packs are available in limited quantities and their distribution is starting in these days, and the engines are characterised by the engraving “Plus” on the cooling head. The offer is active on both the R1 Team DLC and V1 Team DLC engines and is available in limited quantities.

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