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HobbyStar multi function tool

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HobbyStar have introduced the new multi function tool. The multi tool is CNC machined from high-quality aluminium and comes anodized in a durable black finish. The ingenious design incorporates many features such as shock shaft (3.0, 3.5 and 4.0mm) pliers, markings for measuring the length of screws, fasteners and shock shafts, a section to insert or to remove ball cups, holes for holding Dean’s (T-plug) and XT60 plugs, holes from 2.0 to 7.8mm for holding a wide variety of bullet terminals during soldering and also 4.0 and 5.0mm openings on plier end to function as a wrench for turnbuckles for example.

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Ultimate Racing battery checker

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Modelix Racing have introduced the Ultimate Racing battery checker. The battery checker provides to monitor the condition of your battery packs such as Lilon (Lithium lon), LiPo (Lithium Polymer), LiFe (Lithium Ferrite), LiHV (High Voltage Lithium), NiCd (Nickel Cadmium) and NiMh (Nickel Metal Hydride). The battery checker also allows to monitor the total voltage of batteries from 2 to 8 cells and testing servo operation with three test modes including manual, auto and neutral.

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T-Work’s 1/8 & 1/10 car stand

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T-Work’s have introduced the new car stand for 1/8 and 1/10 vehicles. This compact stand is machined on both sides with T-Work’s logo, comes with a hard-anodised surface to ensure maximum long life and features small foam pads bonded to the top surface provide good grip to hold the vehicle without damaging the underside of the chassis. The car stand leasures 80mm x 120mm and features holes for rebuild shocks.

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TWT 2-in-1 pit lamp & tool stand

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TWT have introduced the new 2-in-1 pit lamp and tool stand. The tool stand is made in high quality Acrylic and measures 290 x 86 x 25mm while the LED lamp features an aluminium frame and measures 356 x 22 x 22mm. The whole thing weighs 480g and it is available in black, blue, red, yellow and green colors. The tool stand offers 27 holes for different tool and pit equitment whose two comes with rubber foam for screws and nuts. The lamp uses an aluminium frame and features a high sensitivity touch dimmer allowing a stepless brightness adjustment of the LED lights powered by 100-240 Volt.

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HRC Racing TSW precision camber & ride height gauge

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HRC Racing have added to the ‘Team Secret Weapons’ range a new precision camber and ride height gauge designed for 1/10 Buggy. The gauge comes in black with clear markings make the gauge easy to read and use. This 2-in-1 tool allows you to measure your setup in an easy and quick way without having to use two tools.

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HRC 1/8 adjustable tyre warmer set

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HRC Racing have introduced a set of tyre warmers. The tyre warmers improve tyre performance by optimizing their temperature to be ready when the start signal tone sounds. The size-adjustable tyre warmers feature a strong Velcro makes it compatible with 1/8 buggy and any other cars using similar tyre diameter. It measures 45cm in length and 6cm in width and can be set in a range of 30°C to 80°C using a dial knob on the control unit.

6MIK introduce new V2 tyres jig

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6MIK have introduced an updated version of the jig for their 1/8 buggy tyre gluing tool. The optional part allows to put the C.A. glue deeper, and keep the tyre insert in order. The V2 tyres jig is available now and comes including mounting hardware.

Rotor Ron 720 Spin set-up stations now available in USA

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Rotor Ron have announced that the 720 Spin set-up stations are available in USA. The 720 gauge is made to adjust quickly and easily toe and camber all both 2wd and 4wd buggies and Short Course with 12mm hexes. This setup gauge has no moving parts making alignment easy and super accurate.