HB Racing E817T – Available to Pre Order

HB Racing have announced that the new E817T 1/8 Electric Truggy is now available to pre order. The E817T was developed to help expand the Electric truggy class. It blends the race proven features of the E817 and D817T to create an electric truggy with speed, durability, and easy maintenance. Compatibility with existing HB kits make it easy to get replacement and option parts, and the support of the HB Racing Team for set-up sheets and tips from top team drivers. The E817T comes in kit form, and includes a clear Pro-Line Enforcer body and Trifecta lexan wing.

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HMX firmwares for Modified & Blinky

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Team Orion have released new HMX firmwares 1.04 and 2.04 for modified and blinky. The PC app and Android app have been updated to make them compatible with these changes. Theses firmwares feature changes to the power curve internal settings to improve overall performance and feeling. The main changes are:

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Robitronic 6S & 4S Competition LiPo packs

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Robitronic have introduced the new 6S 4500mAh and 4S 5000mAh Competition LiPo packs. Both use high-quality packaged cells which are placed in a robust hardcase and therefore safe of mechanical damage. The connecting lead with an XT90 plug, as the balancer cable are practice-oriented lead out of the top side of the battery.

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Belgian SCT Cup Rd3 report

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After the missed race in Merchtem in June, everyone was looking forward to this very first race organized by the Bugg’Ittre club on July 2nd, even more as it is the only dirt track of the calendar. The club worked hard in preparing a nice event with a perfectly maintained track, a BBQ tent and even a bouncing castle for the kids. Unfortunately the party’s been a bit ruined by the rain which poured all Saturday and would come back hard at the end of qualifications on Sunday. Race director and driver representatives then agreed to call it a day as the track was becoming dangerous for marshalls.

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Team Associated aluminum servo washers

Team Associated have introduced new aluminium servo washers. Machined from aluminum and anodized in black, they are designed for flat head cap screws. They keys into servo ears for secure servo mounting while preserve the structural integrity of the servo ears.

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Xceed RC spray guns, cyano activator & tapes

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Xceed RC have expanded their product line with some new items. First up are two spray guns. Available in basic or pro version, they will apply layers of spray handy and easy. Next up is the cyano activator. it come in 150ml bottle and it allows to dry the glue even faster. Also new are three masking tapes and a double-sided tape. The masking tapes are available in 18m x 10mm, 18m x 18mm and 18m x 40mm while the double-sided tape comes in 2m x 20mm.

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Serpent SRX8-E 4mm aluminium chassis

Serpent have introduced a new 4mm aluminium chassis for the Cobra SRX8-E. The chassis is machined from 4mm 7075 T6 aluminium and hardcoated. The many machined pockets make it around 30% lighter and comes at 294 grams only. In addition the “landing” area in the rear is machined to enable mounting the optional skidplate available in steel, aluminium and carbon.

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SWORKz S35-TE 1/8 E-truggy coming soon

SWORKz have released a first teaser image of the forthcoming S35-TE 1/8 E-Truggy kit. No details are known yet but we will bring more information on features, specifications, photos and a release date as soon as possible.