Xray XB8 steering knuckle brass adjusting nut

Xray XB8 steering knuckle brass adjusting nut

Xray now have a brass adjusting nut for the steering knuckles of the XB8 buggy available. Made to capture the pivot balls of the steering assembly the nut is three times heavier than the stock part and made to fine-tune the handling characteristic of the buggy.

Source: Xray [teamxray.com]

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Roche T4 & BD7-2014 aluminium battery stoppers

Roche T4 & BD7-2014 aluminium battery stoppers

Roche RC have released new battery stoppers for the Xray T4 and Yokomo BD7-2014 electric touring cars. The stoppers are made from 7075-T6 aluminium and come orange or black anodised. The parts allows to adjust the battery position in order to optimise weight distribution and they include suitable mounting hardware in the form of a pair of M3x8 flathead screws and M3 aluminium locknuts.

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Friday, October 24, 2014

Xray X12 hard composite frontend parts

Xray X12 hard composite frontend parts

Xray have new hard compound front upper suspension arm mounts and lower suspension arms available for the X12 and X10 cars. Made from a special composite material the parts offer a higher rigidity and less “twist” compared to the stock parts making them ideal for racing in high traction and high temperature conditions. The parts are marked for easy identification and are available separately.

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Thursday, October 23, 2014

Xray T4’15 2.0mm aluminium main chassis plate

Xray T4'15 2.0mm aluminium main chassis plate

Available now for the Xray T4’15 is a 2.0mm aluminium main chassis plate. Machined from 7075-T6 material the chassis is narrower than the stock carbon fibre chassis and it is designed to increases steering, traction and overall stability. The black anodised part is usable on low to high bite surfaces and only fits the T4’15.

Source: Xray [teamxray.com]

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Xray XB8 lightweight ventilated brake discs

Xray XB8 lightweight ventilated brake discs

Xray introduce new optional brake discs for the XB8 1/8th scale buggy. Being of a ventilated design the precision-ground and heat-treated discs are light of weight and they offer vibration-free operation. At the same time they minimise brake pad wear and disc glazing for consistent braking performance even on high speed tracks and during long mains.

Source: Xray [teamxray.com]

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Xray RX8 front graphite chassis insert

Xray RX8 front graphite chassis insert

Made for the RX8 is this front chassis insert from Xray. Cut from 2.5mm carbon fibre the part is designed to reduce the torsional flex of the front part of the car’s chassis in order to fine-tune the steering characteristics. Included with the insert come suitable fasteners.

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Monday, October 20, 2014

Exotek XB4 12mm rear hex adapters 7mm offset

Exotek XB4 12mm rear hex adapters 7mm offset

New from Exotek and made for the Xray XB4 are 7mm wide 12mm wheel hex adapters for the rear end of the buggy. They are made to fit Team Associated and Kyosho style 12mm hex wheels on the rear of the buggy and make for a wheel width of 243mm which is 4mm narrower than with Exotek’s 9mm offset adapters. The precision machined clamping design hexes are available in Xray orange or black colour and a direct fit.

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Monday, October 6, 2014

Xray XB4 2015 Spec 4WD buggy – Coming soon

Xray XB4 2015 Spec 4WD buggy – Coming soon

Coming soon from Xray and just in time for the indoor season is the XB4 2015 Spec 4WD buggy kit. No details are known yet about the features of the latest version of Xray’s European Championships winning car but expect more details to surface very soon.

Source: Xray [teamxray.com]

Friday, October 3, 2014

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