Give your pit area or workstation that Factory Team look with the new Team Associated Pit Mat. Made from black 5mm thick yoga mat material measuring a sizable 24” x 48”, it features the Team Associated logo printed in white.
Source: Associated [teamassociated.com]
Friday, March 7, 2014
Duratrax now have their Pit Stand line of car, tool and shock stands available in black colour too. In addition to the already existing blue versions, the new, dark colour variants sport the same features such as a sturdy, high-impact construction from polystyrene and aluminium, and the stands can be stored flat when not in use saving workbench and pit bag space. Available are four different variants for cars, trucks, tools and shock absorbers.
Saturday, March 1, 2014
VBC Racing introduce a new neoprene material pit mat and new hardened steel turnbuckles for the Lightning and Flash04 on-road cars. Starting with the pit mat, the pad is made from impact absorbing neoprene material for improved parts protection when building or maintaining your car while the digitally printed VBC logo sports your passion to everything VBC. The mat measures 70x42cm and comes in red or grey colour. Also new are hardened steel turnbuckles for the VBC Lightning and Associated R5 platform as well as the VBC Flash04. The material used makes for added durability even in harsh racing conditions.
Wednesday, December 25, 2013
Xray announce their new line of 48 pitch aluminium pinion gears. They are precisely machined from 7075-T6 material, offer ultra true running and a light weight. The hard-coated surface makes them ideal for the use in off-road vehicles and they come in a range of sizes from 18T up to 25T with the actual size laser-etched into the pinion.
Source: Xray [teamxray.com]
Monday, November 4, 2013
Beamcat introduce these hard-coated 7075 aluminium 64 pitch pinions. The aluminium material and the excessive machining significantly reduces weight while the hard-coating increased the durability at the same time. Available from 40T up to 60T the gears sport lazer-engraved size markings and they are available separately or as 3-piece pack.
Source: Beamcat [beamcat.com]
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Arrowmax have released a range of hard-anodised 7075-T6 aluminium pinion gears specially designed for stock racing classes. They are both tough and lightweight thanks to the specially treated alloy material and are available in a range of 53 teeth to 63 teeth.
Source: Arrowmax [arrowmax-rc.com]
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
The Pitstop EP Touring Car race took place at the Respati track in Jogjakarta, Indonesia. After last week’s win in Semarang Serpent’s Andy Iwahara took another victory by winning the Super Stock 10.5T class in front of John Ambar (Hot Bodies) and Rendy (Xray).
Source: Serpent [serpent.com]
Monday, October 21, 2013
New from Duratrax come the Pit Tech deluxe tool, shock and car stand. All three are made from high-impact polystyrene combined with an aluminium centre post for a secure stand and they can be disassembled for easy storage and transportation. The tool stand sports 18 holes for all sorts or tools and wrenches while the shock stand has 8 holes and 4 slots for easy draining and refilling of 1/8th and 1/10th scale shock absorbers. The deluxe truck stand is large enough for most 1/10th and 1/8th scale buggies and trucks with moulded rubber inserts making for a secure grip of the chassis.
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Pitshark Design introduce the Hole Shot body hole markers for 1/8th and 1/10th scale vehicles. Designed in collaboration with Toni Rheinard, the markers allow the precise mounting of painted and clear bodyshells with the help of rubber-protected body mount extensions and O-shaped magnets. The extensions are simply attached to the body posts and the magnets are used to locate the position of the body mounts for perfectly aligned body shells. The rubber material prevent the body from becoming scratched while the body post positions are easily marked with a permanent pen through the holes in the magnet.
Monday, July 8, 2013
Serpent have released their own version of the popular pit-caddy. Produced in Serpent colors, with embroidered logos, there is lots of space for your tools, fuel, starter box, fuel bottle and gun, and whatever else you care to bring to the pitlane. Featuring a strong foam padded carrying handle and made from a strong nylon material, hard nylon inner plates give stability while strong belts hold it in shape. The whole unit folds together easily for simple transport.
Source: Serpent [serpent.com]
Friday, April 26, 2013