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RC Car Setup 1/8 TT App version 1.3 update

See: GarMan App

GarMan App have updated their RC Car Setup 1/8 TT App to the the 1.3 version. The new version includes more than thirty new Nitro Buggy, Truggies and E-buggies, specific views for Nitro and Electric vehicles and the possibility of copy a previosly saved setup.

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Vision Racing slipper puck

See: Vision Racing

Vision Racing have introduced the new slipper puck for Schumacher, Team Associated and TLR vehicles. The tool is machined from aluminium and comes black anodised. The slipper puck gives a simply and effective way of removing unwanted glazes off the slipper pads returning them to like new performance. Vision Racing advise using paper 3M fine drywall sanding screen as the perfect scuffing material.

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Arrowmax 20-30mm adjustable ride height gauge

See: Arrowmax

Arrowmax have introduced a new 20-30mm adjustable ride height gauge. Offering a compact design, the gauge has an adjustment range from 20mm to 30mm with 1mm increments, which is suitable for 1/10 and 1/8 vehicles. It is very easy to use thanks to the laser-etched height markings and the screw-type design that allows to adjust the required ground clearance by unscrewing the upper cap and aligning the markings of the required ride height. The gauge is made of high quality aluminum features Arrowmax’s signature black and golden surface treatment.

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BSRC 36mm carbon fibre droop blocks

See: EBIS

BSRC Products have introduced a 36mm carbon fiber droop blocks. Machined from high-quality carbon fibre, these were designed to work in conjunction with the HB Racing ride height/droop gauge. The droop blocks can also be used to measure your droop with a vernier caliper. You can measure from the height of your axle is 100% even left to right compared to the conventional way of measuring shock lengths. They collapse down to fit perfectly in most tool cases.

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Raceform Stadium Truck tyre gluing conversion kit

See: Raceform RC

Raceform have introduced a tyre conversion kit designed to convert the Lazer buggy tyre gluing jig for gluing 2.2 Stadium Truck tyres. The conversion only takes a minute and allows with a single tool to gluing all 1/10 electric class tyres.

1up Racing Pro Pit iron

See: 1up Racing

Coming soon from 1up Racing is the Pro Pit iron. Small but mighty is the best way to describe this feature-packed tool. With it’s included 24v power source, the Pro Pit iron heats and is ready to use in under 10 seconds! An easy-to-read LCD display offers accurate adjustment of the 100-400°C (200-750°F) temperature range. 1up Boost mode offers a nearly instant temperature increase to 450°C (850°F) at the press of a button, making easy work of thick gauge wires. The Pro Pit Iron automatically cools to 200°C after 2 minutes of inactivity to prolong the life of the tip, and shuts down completely after 10 minutes of inactivity.

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VSR Products ride height gauge handle

See: VSR Products

VSR Products have introduced a ride height gauge handle. Cylindrical ride height gauges offered by companies like GHEA provide a small, easy to adjust solution to a vital part of vehicle set-up. However, it is often difficult to put underneath a vehicles’ chassis and remove it without bumping the car with your hand. Any contact with the vehicle when trying to measure ride height will ruin the accuracy of your measurement. The VSR Products ride height gauge handle has a opening where the GHEA gauge can press into from the top, providing a handle that makes it easy to consistently check your ride height.

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RC Car Setup 1/8 TT App updated

See: RC Car Setup 1/8 TT

The RC Car Setup 1/8 TT App has been updated to version 1.2. The 1.2 update allows to choose the make and model of your car among more than 20 models available. Also the setup interface has been substantially changed to make it more intuitive and more complete with front, top and back views.