Never resting on their success, the engineers behind the Ruddog RNX21.3 nitro engine have revised the engine in several crucial areas to provide customers with an even more reliable, economic and powerful package. The RNX22.3 features a new backplate, combined with proven ceramic bearings. While retaining basic features such as DLC coating and tungsten balancing weights, the crankshaft was redesigned to increase reactivity. Together with the new revised 3-port sleeve to improve air flow in both the boost and exhaust sections and offers more torque throughout the engine’s wide power band. The updated carburettor ensures smooth and economic operation and, as before, temperatures are held in check by a full-size gold anodised cooling head.
The Ruddog GPS/GNSS speed and performance analyser is the perfect tool for RC car and aircraft enthusiasts looking for optimising the performance of their models. The Bluetooth device is controlled by means of the new Ruddog Performance smart phone app available for Android and iOS devices. Among other data, the compact module records speed, acceleration, G-force and altitude data, which allows you to find the perfect gearing for your set-up and needs. The internal battery can be charged with the included USB cable on every computer or USB power connector.
Ruddog Distribution’s latest addition to the Ruddog Racing line-up of competition batteries was specifically developed with 1/8th scale racing in mind. Made from silicon-graphene LiPo cells, the all new HV 4S pack provides you with maximum punch and high endurance. Rated at 75C continuous / 150C burst, the EFRA approved 4S battery with a rated voltage of 15.2 V is the optimum power source for demanding 1/8th scale racing needs.
Ruddog’s nitro pit caddy bag allows you to carry all the accessories and tools to the pit lane you need. There are two large compartments with enough space for bulky equipment and tools, e.g. a starter box, fuel bottle, wheel wrench, screw drivers, glow igniter, etc. Two sealable pouches keep small items such as glow plugs, wheel nuts, and spare batteries in place during your way to and from the track. Ruddog’s signature colours and quality materials ensure good looks and durability.
Functionality and style is what matters when transporting your equipment to and from the track. Ruddog’s small racing bag is ideally suited for parts, tyres or other accessories. When packing smartly, mini racers should be able to carry all they need for a day at the track inside the two plastic drawers. The bag itself is made from durable synthetic fibre material and sealed with convenient hook and loop tape.
With the Race Team zip hoodies, Ruddog has just added some hot race wear that won’t let you down on cold days. With durable zippers, easy-care cotton blend fabric and fully embroidered logos the hoodies combine Ruddog’s signature red-and-black colours, stylish looks and high quality. Available from S to 4XL, most racers should be able to find their size.
Infrared thermometers are essential tools for checking temperature when it comes to getting most out of RC power components without damaging your engine, motor, ESC or batteries. The slim design of the Ruddog Infrared Thermometer allows you to carry it in your pocket and measure temps during a pit-stop or immediately after you take your car off the track. The high-contrast display is easy to read even in low-visibility conditions and informs you about temperature between -40 °C and 380 °C, emissivity coefficient, battery status and whether the °C or °F scale is used.
Knowing the static weight distribution inside your RC car provides you with a solid basis for optimising your set-up. With the Ruddog Bluetooth RC wheel load scales, you can easily find out the individual wheel loads and distribution ratios and help you adjust the placement of your electronics or spring load as required. The individual scales connect to your Android or iOS device via Bluetooth to display all data on the Ruddog Performance app, and accept loads of up to 2000 g. Batteries are included to get you going immediately.