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RC Driver Gives Team Associated’s T5M Stadium Truck a Flashy Chrome Paint Job

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The idea for this paint job came together in a kind of roundabout way. I had tried an experiment with some soft masking using Mirror Chrome as the background color. It didn’t turn out as I expected, so I didn’t like it and gave it to my friend. I would rather not look at what I consider my failures. My friend loved it and took it to the track and it was very popular.

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RC Driving Accessories To Check out

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More cool RC Driving Accessories To Check out

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Boom Racing Presents First Asian RECON G6: Asian Scale Invasion

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Boom Racing has recently announced that they will be hosting the first Asian RECON G6 in November! Here are some details on the RECON G6. We will keep you guys updated on THIS PAGE for any updates we get from …

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MIP Roller Pucks For The B6 Gear Diff

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This new MIP roller drive kit for the B6 gear differential is for all those looking for an advantage especially on higher bite tracks like turf, carpet, or asphalt. With the superior binding and wear characteristics that the rollers drives …

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MIP 17.5 Race Top Shaft For The B6 Series

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First introduced in the B5 series of vehicles this new B6 Series top shaft bolsters the great advantages of 30% decrease in tooth width and an 18% weight reduction equating to less drag and less overall rotating mass when compared …

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CNC Machined Aluminum Front and Rear Shock Towers and Servo Mounts for Axial SCX10 II

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STRC now offers CNC Machined Aluminum heavy duty front and rear shock towers and servo mounts, The front shock tower features heavy duty design that incorporates the front Panhard link mount in the exact location as the stock plastic piece.  …

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2nd Annual RPP Hobby RC Jamboree

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The 2nd Annual RPP RC Jamboree on Oct. 7 & 8, 2016 here at RPP Hobby in Ukiah, CA will be upon us before you know it. The first day of the two day event will include manufacturers’ displays, demos, …

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MIP Roller Pucks Bi-Metal Drive System for the TLR 22 3.0

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Roller Pucks helps reduce upwards of 25% of your rotating mass in one convenient shot. This weight reduction is achieved by MIP’s Bi-metal outdrive design that offers the weight savings of aluminum (diff ring disk) coupled with the ultimate wear …

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True Scale Concrete 1:10 K-Rail by Pro-Line

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This is a True Scale Concrete 1:10 K-Rail. Pro-Line is proud to introduce an awesome addition to scale realism and to your scale scene. There are many fun and insanely scale applications for these concrete K-Rails including; chicanes for off-road …

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RC Radio System Review: TrackStar S3t, Turnigy’s Surface Radio System

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The TrackStar TS3t is a stylish looking, red, black and silver colored pistol grip 2.4GHz radio system designed for surface operations. Turnigy's marketing department defines the TS3t moniker as follows: “TS” for TrackStar, “3” for three channels of control and “t” for telemetry.

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Reviewing Serpent’s Out-of-Box Spyder SC RTR 1/10-Scale 2WD Short Course RC

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When I got into this hobby many years ago Serpent only made 1/8- scale nitro on-road RCs. From what I remember these were the fastest, most precisely tuned RCs out there and Serpent was considered the best. Just a few years ago they made the jump into the 1/8-scale nitro off-road market.

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Why Balancing Batteries is Mandatory for a Worry-Free RC Driving Experience

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In the RC life, it’s all about balance, finding the time to enjoy your RC vehicle in action, keep it running perfectly, and still have time for regular life. But that’s not the balance we’re going to talk about this month. Tech fans, we’re going to dive into the world of balance charging and the core differences in some modes.

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Fun Times

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Hiya Tony. Your magazine is great, an excellent resource for the hobby. You guys always look like you’re having a good time during the reviews. My question is a simple one; do you guys really have as much fun playing with toy cars as it seems?

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Reviewing Losi’s TEN-SCTE RTR Short Course Truck Designed by Troy Lee

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Losi’s fabulous TEN-SCTE 2.0 has seen quite a bit of success on the battlefield, winning everything from club races to National Championships. When it came time to produce an RTR version of this truck, Horizon didn’t just want to throw some entry-level electronics in it, they wanted to make sure their truck was fast, competitive and had a bold new look.

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Losi 8IGHT-T Gas Truggy Hop Ups

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Our picks for performance, durability and/or appearance upgrades. Here are our accessory and hop-up picks for today’s popular vehicles that can boost performance, durability and/or appearance and leave you with a sweet custom ride.

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