May 30, 2024

R1 Wurks B7 Carbon Fibre Motor Mount Top Support

Another new aftermarket optional for Team Associated’s RC10B7 2WD Buggy is this ultra lightweight motor plate from R1 Wurks.  It enhance the stability of your motor by providing additional mounting support by relocating one of the mounting points to the top.  As a result motor flex at the mounting surface is minimised for a sturdier and more secure motor installation.  This motor plate not only offers the advantages of a cross-supported mounting configuration but also features multiple layers of high-strength carbon fibre.  The outer layer is made of forged carbon fibre in an epoxy matrix, creating an exceptionally stiff mount that significantly reduces weight.

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May 9, 2024

R1 Wurks B7 Aluminium Steering Rack

R1 Wurks is offering an upgrade for the Team Associated B7 1:10 2WD Buggy steering system with this precision-machined Aluminium steering rack.  Not only will this upgrade greatly improve upon the standard plastic components in durability, but it also enhances steering responsiveness and feel.  The lightweight design means it weights just 2.80 grams.  Machined from high-strength 7075 T6 Aluminium Alloy it gets a black anodised finish with R1Wurks branding.

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April 9, 2024

R1 Wurks Forged Carbon Octalock Slipper Pads

New from R1 Wurks is their Forged Carbon Octalock Slipper Pads for use with Team Associated offroad race vehicles.  Made from forged carbon fibre material the extremely lightweight  pads improves the slipper’s performance.  Precision-cut press fit to prevent shifting, the Octalock pads maintain consistent slipper settings and are resistant to heat and pressure for improved performance during operation.

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April 5, 2024

R1 Wurks B7 3-Gear Transmission

Continuing its roll out of option parts for the Team Associated RC10B7 2WD Buggy, California based R1 Wurks has released this 3-Gear Transmission.  This optional gearbox transforms your 5-gear B7 gearbox into a 3-gear configuration for a setup that minimises rotating mass and reduces friction in the drivetrain, leading to improved acceleration and efficiency. A direct fit, it is 4g lighter than the kit 5-gear transmission, considering the removal of 4 bearings, two idler gears, two idler shafts, and one screw.  Precision machined inhouse the 8mm wide Cut 39T Idler gear is included.

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April 4, 2024

R1 Wurks B7 lightweight Monoblock Servo Mount

R1 Wurks has released this lightweight aluminium Monoblock Servo Mount for the Team Associated RC10B7 2WD Buggy. Machined from a solid block of 7075 T6 aluminium, t provides an exceptionally rigid mounting solution. No twisting or shifting of plastic or multiple pieces to worry about and at 4.80g it offers a 14% weigh saving over plastic kit mount. With a durable black anodised finish it is finished with laser etched R1 branding.

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March 26, 2024

R1 Wurks B7 Titanium HD Slipper Spring Adapter Set

R1 Wurks has released this Titanium HD Slipper Spring Adapter Set for the Team Associated B7 1:10 2WD Buggy.  A direct fit replacement for the original adapter, it is made from Grade 5 (Ti-6Al-4V) titanium and precision machined to exact tolerances.  Ultra-light at only 1.10g for the pair, the adapter set reduces rotational mass to enhance speed and acceleration.

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March 13, 2024

R1 Wurks DC1 V1 Shock Upgrade Kit

R1 Wurks has released a V1 Shock Upgrade Kit for its popular DC1 Drag Car.  The kit upgrades the V1 shock internals with precision-machined polyacetal components, a high-stiffness, low-friction thermoplastic with excellent dimensional stability.  These parts have been machined with tighter tolerances compared to the standard components.  Also, say goodbye to troublesome e-clips with the screw-captured piston design, allowing for quick assembly during rebuilds or adjustments.

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January 16, 2024

R1 Wurks PTFE Shock Seal Grease

R1 Wurks has added a PTFE Shock Seal Grease to their range of lubricants.  Supplied in a 3gram container, the seal grease is a heavy-duty, multi-purpose synthetic grease with PTFE, specially formulated to reduce stiction between O-rings and moving parts. An additional benefit is the slowing of O-ring swelling over time.

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