Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Team Associated RC10 Classic Buggy Build – Electronics

Team Associated RC10 Classic Buggy Build

The Build – Part 6 In Part 6 of our build, we’ll work on installing the electronics. Even though this is a vintage build, we won’t be installing vintage electronics. The RC10 Classic will be getting a full range race-spec …

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Team Associated RC10 Classic Buggy Build – Shocks

Team Associated RC10 Classic Buggy Build

The Build – Part 5 Part 5 of our build focuses on the shocks. Before you ask, yes, the shocks are ‘Classic’ as well, using the old-skool internal loading with the snap clips to keep the seals in place. While …

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Team Associated RC10 Classic Buggy Build – Rear Suspension / Turnbuckles

Team Associated RC10 Classic Buggy Build

The Build – Part 4 In Part 4 of the RC10 Classic build, we attach the rear suspension and assemble the turnbuckles. Build Notes: Unlike current cars, the roll pins that feed through the rear axles are just that, rolled …

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Team Associated RC10 Classic Buggy Build – Rear Bulkhead

Team Associated RC10 Classic Buggy Build

The Build – Part 3 The next assembly step involves attaching the rear bulkhead, shock tower and transmission to the chassis. Pretty straightforward with no surprises. Build Notes: Have some threadlock ready as you’ll need it for this step. We …

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Pro-Line PRO-2 SC – Part II

Pro-Line PRO-2 SC - Part II

The PRO-2 SC is one of Pro-Line’s most refined products ever produced through the course of our 30-year History. We combined our highest quality and best performing accessories into one box to create the ultimate Go Anywhere — Do Anything …

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Team Associated RC10 Buggy Build – Transmission

Team Associated RC10 Classic Buggy Build

The Build – Part 2 In Part 2 of the RC10 Classic build, we jump into building an excellent rendition of the original 6-gear transmission. This transmission is simply over-complicated by todays standards and, because of this, the transmission build …

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Team Associated RC10 Buggy Build – Front Suspension

Team Associated RC10 Classic Buggy Build

The Build – Part 1 We start off the RC10 Classic build with the front suspension. If you’re a long time RC’er (or someone that just happened to have an original RC10 at one time), you’ll be happy to see …

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Attack of the Killer Baja Beetle!

Attack of the Killer Baja Beetle!

Earlier this year, I built an 1/5 scale HPI Baja based gasoline powered asphalt burner that was featured on the pages of RC Driver magazine’s September 2013 issue. Within a few weeks of the magazine spread I received a phone …

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Team Associated Factory Team T4.2 Build – Body, Wheels and Tires

Team Associated Factory Team T4.2 Build

The Build – Part 7 The final step in the Factory Team T4.2 build is the wheels, tires and body. For this step we’ll be using a full set of Proline’s Hole Shot T’s in their soft M3 compound. We …

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Team Associated SC10GT RTR

Team Associated SC10GT RTR

When it comes to Team Associated’s SC10GT, I guess you could say I have a bit of an obsession with this truck. Back in the 1/10-scale 2WD nitro stadium truck days, I absolutely loved racing my RC10GT and RC10GT2 every …

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Ultra Beetle Baja 5B

Ultra Beetle Baja 5B

Being a lifelong race car builder and enthusiast, as soon as the warm spring months roll around I automatically begin to crave the smell of race fuel, the crack of a brutal throttle, and the smell of tire smoke. I …

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Traxxas Slash Buggy

Traxxas Slash Buggy

Traxxas can, no doubt, be credited with kicking off the official short course truck craze that has swept the industry. Since then, manufacturers like Losi, Kyosho and Team Associated have gone beyond short course trucks and have each released their …

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Spektrum RC – AVC (Active Vehicle Control) Technology Overview

Spektrum RC - AVC (Active Vehicle Control) Technology Overview

AVC Technology is the newest Spektrum™ RC innovation from Horizon Hobby. This Spektrum stabilization system adds a whole new level of control to your RC driving experience. AVC technology utilizes sensors to adjust steering and throttle output, providing you with …

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Vaterra Hälix Monster Truck

Vaterra Hälix Monster Truck

Experience the speed, power, performance and overall supremacy of RC monster truck bashing with The Vaterra™ Hälix. RC bashers have always been about getting out and driving with nothing standing in the way. The Hälix monster truck is the perfect …

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Axial AX10 to SCX10 Conversion

Axial AX10 to SCX10 Conversion

The crawling market has really expanded and changed over the years and it is now heavily leaning toward the scale scene. Back when 2.2 crawlers were the craze I set out to build a killer Axial AX10 with a CKRC …

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