Novarossi have a new nitro glow plug available in the form of the C8TGFB. Designed for the use in 1/8th on-road engines the Tubro-style plug is colder than the respective HB plug and best used in ambient temperature of 10 to 40 degree Celsius.
Source: Novarossi [novarossi.it]
Friday, July 31, 2015
Ielasi Tuned, the brand of Italian frontrunner and former IFMAR World Champion Daniele Ielasi, has expanded their range of hand-tuned engines by four new 1/8th on-road, buggy and GT engines. Adding to the already available extra long stroke 9 and 3-ports on-road engines are two long stroke 9 and 7-port variants for 1/8th on-road applications. Also available now are the 4-port buggy and the 5-port, IFMAR-legal, rally/GT engine. All engines, except for the buggy variant, make use of the R7-16 conrod.
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Capricorn have introduced the P3 ultra hot glow plug. The turbo-style plug will provide improved idling and better acceleration and it fits all off-road engines with a turbo-style combustion camber insert.
Source: Capricorn [capricornrc.com]
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Reds Racing have released their latest 3.5 cc 1/8th on-road competition nitro engine, the M7WCS V2.1. The latest spec engine has been specifically updated to improve reliability and performance by using a Japanese 7x19x6mm front bearing that is purpose-designed for high RPM. The new bearing is of a higher precision to offer better sealing compared to metal shielded bearings, while being of a low friction and highly reliable design. Also new with the M7WCS V2.1 comes a Japanese TS7 glow plug that guarantees easier tuning and a high reliability.
Source: Reds Racing [reds-racing.com]
Sunday, July 19, 2015
RC4Speed’s Fuel Gun to Fuel Stick conversion allows to convert an old fuel gun to a fuel stick in 5 minutes. With this kit it’s more easy to refuel when the pit line wall is high and its not a problem which direction the car is in the pit line to refuel. The kit is design with a better geometry that allows opening the nozzle more for fast fuel flow. It can be used on 1/10th and 1/8th nitro off-road and on-road cars and the kit contains CNC cut cast acrylic plastic parts as well as a 3mm stainless rod for durability and it will fit with the most common fuel guns in the market like the ProTek R/C, VP Pro, S-Works, Team Durango, Jammin YT-0036, Fastrax, Brilliant RC, and Novarossi 37001.
Thursday, July 16, 2015
New from Picco is a high-quality after run oil for nitro engines. The oils is made to prevent corrosion and other harm that can occur when storing engines without proper internal protection. Simply apply a couple of drops into the carburettor once you are done with the day and turn the crankshaft a couple of times to let the fluid spread within the crankcase and the carburettor.
Source: Picco [teampicco.com]
Monday, July 6, 2015
New from Max Power comes a small and lightweight fuel filter for nitro engines. Made from aluminium and offering a bi-colour 2-piece design the filter is easy to disassemble for cleaning purposes while the low-profile design makes it easy to fit it into the fuel line even in crowded surroundings.
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Max Power have introduced the Fantini-tuned GT-R 3.5cc nitro on-road engine. Intended mainly for Rally Game and GT cars the 5-power engine features a “booster” sleeve, a highly tuned, balanced and silicone-filled crankshaft and the piston is made of a special alloy material with a high amount of silicium. The engine comes with a 2-needle carburettor with interchangeable venturi inserts and it is designed to offers both good mileage and high torque.
Tuesday, June 30, 2015