Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Old RC: Rubbish or Resurrection

Old RC: Rubbish or Resurrection

A few years ago (more like 7 or 8), a local club decided to have a Tamiya Wild Willy’s race. You could use any electronics as long as the motor was stock (pre-brushless days) and could change out the shocks …

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Pro-Line 1981 Ford Bronco Short Course Body

RCD PL Ford SC body

  Our inside informant at Pro-Line sent us these exclusive first look photos of the new 1981 Ford Bronco body for Short Course trucks. We love how PL captured the rugged brute look of the Bronco which will give drivers …

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Proline Big Joe II Tire – For Traxxas 2.8″ Beadlock Wheels

Proline Big Joe II Tire - For Traxxas 2.8" Beadlock Wheels

Proline has just released early pictures of their new Big Joe II tires designed specifically for 2.8″ Traxxas-style Beadlock wheels. These monster kicks will look absolutely stunning on your ride and are sure to provide excellent traction on quite a …

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Short Course Showdown at R/C Excitement

Short Course Showdown

Spread the word and act fast, the Short Course Showdown is headed to R/C Excitement in Fitchburg MA this weekend. The crew at R/C Excitement works overtime so racers can have the best possible RC experience in a first class …

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MIP STICKEEZ Foam Insert Strips

MIP STICKEEZ Foam Insert Strips

It’s not a secret that one of the most important parts of your race vehicle are the tires…heck, they’re about 75% of the setup. With the invention of the super soft, sticky compounds, there are times where the tire and …

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How to Keep Track of RC Shock Collar Height

Shock collar tracking mark

  Have you ever seen someone on the driver’s stand yell down to their pit guy and tell them to adjust shock collar height? If you are a hardcore racer, you probably noticed it happen. But then you may have …

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Team Associated Releases the Replay XD1080 Mini Camera System

Team Associated Releases the Replay XD1080 Mini Camera System

Team Associated has been working closely with Replay XD in helping to develop their camera systems for RC. This awesome 1080 HD system has now been squished down into a 3.3″ long tube, making it a perfect fit in almost …

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VG Racing LCG Slash and Rally 4×4 Chassis Brace

VG Racing Slash 4x4 Brace

VGRacing is well known for making roll cages for just about every available RC vehicle on the market and my first exposure to their products was when I used one of their roll cages on my project 4×4 Stampede. At …

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Yeah Racing Hacktronic Touring Car Brushless Combo

Yeah Racing Hacktronic Touring Car Brushless Combo

Yeah Racing has just released the Hacktronic Brushless ESC, a revolutionary ESC that allows you to switch from Touring Car to Drift Car to Crawler modes…all in one package! Each Hacktronic ESC comes preset with 10 parameters and can be …

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RC Subaru vs Stickbomb

RC Subaru vs Stickbomb

Sometimes the simplest ideas make the best videos. Case in point; racing an RC Subaru against an exploding stickbomb. Not sure what a stickbomb is, well check out this video and see what I mean.

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Pro-Line’s Pro-2 Short Course Truck

Proline Pro2 Review

Win This Truck Feeling lucky? Scroll to the bottom of the page and sign up to win an awesome Proline Pro2 Short Course Truck! Talk about big industry news, Pro-Line a leader in tires, bodies and accessories for decades has …

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The real reason why tool handles are hollow

RCD Smartie Tools

We think this photo speaks for itself…

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TLR 22SCT Build – Body, Wheels and Tires

TLR 22SCT Build

The Build – Part 10 In Part 10 we finish up our Losi 22SCT build; the body, the wheels and the tires. Four quick steps…let’s get to it! Build Notes: You’ll be using CA glue to bond the tires to …

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Trinity ReVtech Formula X THE BRICK LiPo Pack

Trinity ReVtech Formula X THE BRICK LiPo Pack

The new Brick Pack from Trinity / ReVtech replaces the two-piece side-by-side saddle packs for off-road cars with one single hard-case battery! REV2027-5 Specifications: Capacity: 6000mAh Voltage: 7.4V (2S) Dimensions: 93 x 68.5 x 25.1 100C 44.4WH Weight (g): 318 …

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Install STRC upgrades on the Axial SCX10 Rubicon

SCX10 Rubicon

The Axial SCX10 platform comes with a variety of bodies to fit the tastes of trail truck adventurers. But the ability for drivers to customize and make the machines their own doesn’t stop there. Many modify their trucks with modeling …

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