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RC4WD Mud Slinger 2 XL 1.9 Tires

RC4WD Mud Slinger 2 XL 1.9 Tires

If you like RC4WD’s Mud Slinger tires, but don’t think they’re tall enough at only 3.66 in., you are in luck. The new Mud Slinger 2 XL 1.9″ scale tires are 4.21 in. (107 mm) tall and 1.5 in. (38.1 mm). The tires feature inner ribbing for sidewall support. RC4WD describes its X2 SS Compound as […]

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Tamiya Rock Socker

Tamiya Rock Socker

The Tamiya what? The Rock Socker. Forget the name; what the big T has here is a Mega Truck–at least in our opinion. I know Tamiya is thinking rock crawler, but when I look at this new release I see a big rig with the stance of a Mega Truck, and that is one cool stance. The quick […]

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RC4WD 1/10 High Performance SMD LED Light Bar

RC4WD 1/10 High Performance SMD LED Light Bar

Lights are by far one of the most popular scale accessories. Lights add the real deal off-roader look, but they are also functional and extend the usability of your scaler. RC4WD has added to its selection of light options with the release of the 1/10 High Performance SMD LED Light Bar. This particular unit is 100 […]

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Axial Racing SCX10 2012 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited C/R Edition RTR

Axial Racing SCX10 2012 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited C/R Edition RTR

Axial Racing has pulled the covers off a hot new RTR. It’s built on their popular SCX10 platform, uses the popular 2012 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited body and has been dubbed the C/R Edition RTR. If you’re wondering, the C stands for Currie and the R is for Rigid. Keep reading to check out why. The Currie name is […]

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Integy 6WD 6WS Billet Alloy Trail Roller

Integy 6WD 6WS Billet Alloy Trail Roller

The 6WD 6WS Billet Alloy Trail Roller name may not be terribly original, but the truck sure is. It’s loaded with bling, and as you can see for yourself, it’s outfitted with 6WD and 6WS. Integy includes six beadlock wheels and states that 95% of the truck is aluminum alloy or steel. The overall wheelbase […]

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RC4WD Compass 1.9 Tires

RC4WD Compass 1.9 Tires

RC4WD keeps ‘em coming and we couldn’t be happier. We’re talking about scale tires. RC4WD’s latest is unlicensed tire, but is highly realistic with real world features such as siping and void bars. RC4WD says the new Compass tires features a reinforced sidewall and a 4.75 in. overall diameter and a 1.74 in. width. The […]

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Krawler Konceptz CB Radio

Krawler Konceptz CB Radio

What does just about every truck and Jeep have mounted inside the cab? A CB radio, of course. I’m willing to bet your scaler doesn’t have one, however. Krawler Konceptz has the hook up with a little scale CB that’s perfect for any interior. The CB is 23 mm wide and is 20 mm long. It […]

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Torque RC Mud Flap System 2.0 for Axial SCX10

Torque RC Mud Flap System 2.0 for Axial SCX10

We’ve seen a few homespun mud flap setups–some better than others. Well, most look just homespun. Torque RC makes adding mud flaps both easy and delivers good looking results. Torque RC’s Rear Mud Flap System 2.0 is designed for the Axial SCX10 and features a black plastic mounts that are said to be durable but […]

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Common Scaler Crawler Setup Mistakes

Common Scaler Crawler Setup Mistakes

Nobody likes making mistakes. If you’re participating in scale comps, mistakes will, of course, keep you from succeeding. Now, the old saying is it’s smart to learn from your mistakes. Well, I think that’s true, but I think it’s brilliant to learn from other people’s mistakes, so below are the top five mistakes people are making […]

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Tamiya Toyota FJ Cruiser CC-01

Tamiya Toyota FJ Cruiser CC-01

The CC-01 platform has been an extremely popular platform for Tamiya and we’ve been lucky enough to see some very cool bodies offered with this chassis. The latest is the Toyota FJ Cruiser–an instant hit with the off-road community. First launched in 2006, the FJ Cruiser was originally marketed in North America, but was eventually also sold in Japan starting […]

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STRC Aluminum Upgrades for Axial SCX10 Installation & Review Part Two

STRC Aluminum Upgrades for Axial SCX10 Installation & Review Part Two

  If you look around the web, you’ll find tons of Axial SCX10 rigs around. Also, you’ll find a lot of them modified–mine included. I didn’t leave it stock for long. In November of 2013, I started the STRC SCX10 upgrade build. I was happy with both the looks and performance of the first batch of […]

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Pro-Line FaultLine 1.9 Wheels

Pro-Line FaultLine 1.9 Wheels

Pro-Line’s new FaultLine wheels are real bead locks and offered in 1.9” size. The 10 spoke wheel design features an alternating star pattern and is offered in satin black. While the wheels are molded in a durable nylon blend, the rings are metal and the outside ring has a decorative scalloped ring. The inside ring is smooth […]

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2013 King of New England Scale Championship

2013 King of New England Scale Championship

Just how good is your truck? Is it badass or just, well, kinda bad? How about you as a driver? How do you stack up? Can you wheel? Most of us want to know, and answering those questions is the premise of the RC Truck Warz concept. Well, that and having a crazy amount of […]

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STRC Axial SCX10 Short Wheel Base Chassis Conversion

STRC Axial SCX10 Short Wheel Base Chassis Conversion

This is one of those releases that instantly gets the gears in your head turning. STRC has covered a large portion the Axial SCX10 with great aluminum upgrades. Now, they will be  releasing a new short wheel base (SWB) chassis for the Axial SCX10 chassis. The chassis will allow you to properly fit short wheelbase […]

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Scale Comp Alternatives You Have To Try

Scale Comp Alternatives You Have To Try

Pop music sucks. It sucks for many reasons, but one of the big ones is the fact that the same songs—often awful songs—get played ad nauseam. We all know hearing or doing the same thing over and over gets old. Scale comps are no different. Take a gander at some of these alternative comp ideas that are […]

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