Team Associated RC10T4.2 Factory Team Kit

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Team Associated RC10T4.2

Team Associated has released their latest version of the ever popular T4, the Team Associated RC10T4.2 factory team kit. The RC10T4.2 kit now comes with the latest Factory Team high performance option parts like the 12mm "Big Bore" threaded shocks, VTS slipper clutch, blue aluminum bellcrank set, and 12mm wheel hexes, just to name a few. Also included in the T4.2 Factory Team kit is the Pro-Line Bulldog body.

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Needed tools for the RC newbie

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Whether you are new to nitro RC, or rock crawlers, or any other type of radio controlled madness, you are going to need to have some tools handy. For most in the RC hobby, fixing and upgrading their toys is half the fun (if not more!). I have compiled a list of mostly must-have tools for the beginning RC addict, with a couple of optional ones thrown in that I have found useful over the years.

Small Screwdriver Set

Stanley screwdriver set

By small I don’t mean in numbers, I mean actually small. Have you ever seen the "jeweler" type screwdrivers? The kind that are real thin and have the top that twists? Those are great for RC. I have a set myself in my RC box, and I’ve used them tons of times. Get a set; they are cheap. I recommend both Phillips and flathead.

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Savox Outrunner Brushless Motors

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Savox Outrunner Brushless Motors

Savox Servos, the fastest growing servo brand in the USA, is excited to announce the arrival of the new Brushless Outrunner Motor product line.

Savox Brushless Outrunner Motors feature a unique cooling system designed to increase air flow and reduce running temperatures. The patented design includes machined aluminum housing, six angled ports and an internal cooling fan. The result is a 10% drop in temperature during use over other leading brands.

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Sidewinder 3 waterproof sport brushless ESC

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Sidewinder 3 ESC

Along with Castle Creations Mamba Monster 2, Castle has also released a new Sidewinder 3 ESC which is also now waterproof. The new Sidewinder 3 can power crawlers on water filled trails, SCTs through rain soaked parking lots, and AWDs on rips across muddy fields. Drivers can follow their irresistible urges to drive in the mud or stomp their truck in puddles without damaging their controller.

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Castle Creations Mamba Monster 2 ESC, waterproof!

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Castle Creations Mamba Monster 2 ESC

FINALLY... a waterproof ESC from Castle Creations that doesn't require home made mods or techniques that often voided the warranty. The Mamba Monster 2, you can now run your vehicles through the morning dew, down the muddy road, across the soggy snow or just about anywhere else you’d be interested in running a 1/8th scale RC buggy or truck!

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JConcepts Hybrids 1/8th tires in Mega Soft Compound

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jconcepts 3045 1/8th tires

JConcepts has released their Mega Soft compound which as been specifically designed for cold or very loose track conditions. The JConcepts Mega Soft compound has been designed for drivers looking for extra grip as a tuning option, not a replacement compound. It's important to remember, compounds are crucial and to take advantage of a compound it must be utilized on the correct surface.

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