Coming from Tresrey are two new LCG LiPo battery packs. Available as 5800mAh 80C variant, weighing in at 257g and even lighter 4200mAh 50C pack, weighing in at 230g, both packs are made of high performance LiPo cells that offer a high amount of robustness compared to conventional packs while delivering more power at the same time. Both packs are of standard 139x47mm dimensions with the lower height of 22.6mm, compared to standard 25.1mm packs, making for an overall lower centre of gravity of the car.
Tresrey have introduced the Yaiba 64 pitch aluminium pinion gears. Made from high-quality 7075 aluminium and coming machined to the lowest possible weight the gears offer a hard-anodised surface for low friction and high durability. The gears are laser-etched for easy identification and they are available in extra-large 40T to 60T sizes from end of May.
Coming soon from Japanese company Tresrey is the HT-1 1/10th 4WD touring car kit. The car is based on a carbon fibre double deck chassis, it features purple anodised front and rear shock towers as well as gun metal anodised aluminium suspension and layshaft mounts. Also part of the package are an aluminium floating steering servo mount as well as a rail-type steering assembly. More details should become available in time for the release.
New from Tresrey comes a high-performance 2S hardcase LiPo battery pack for a range of RC car applications. Built using the latest generation cells the 80C rated battery offers a high power output and improved robustness, making it ideal for both stock and modified class racing. The 5800mAh pack is 5C chargeable and Tresrey will offer additional configurations soon.
New World-wide Tresrey distributor VBC Racing introduce the new Tresrey V2 electric brushless racing motors. Designed collaboration with Dualsky, the V2 motor designed for ultra light weight and high power output. Also the sensor socket of this motor is installed perpendicularly to the motor shaft so it is easier to arrange the sensor cable more compact on the car. The motor is available in a range of winding from 5.5T to 8.5T modified and as 17.5T stock variant.
Tresrey and Yaiba Racing announce the signing of top US off-road racer Matt Chambers. Matt brings with him years of professional racing experience and will assist with R&D and product development. Matt had this to say:
I would like to start off by saying a big thank you to Tresrey and Yaiba Racing. This is a unique opportunity for myself as I will be able to compete at national level races with any manufacturers chassis that Tresrey and Yaiba make quality option parts for. It will be great to get to race the numerous 1/10 platforms available knowing I already have the best option parts for each. I’m extremely excited to be representing these fine companies for 2014: Tresrey, Yaiba Racing, Reedy, Pro-Line, Airtronics, Avid, UpGrade RC, B-Fast, Bradley Fine Line Designs, OCRC Raceway, and MHOR RC Raceway.
Round 13 of the Tresrey Off-Raod Race was held last weekend at the Twin Ring Honguu in Toyokawa-city, Japan. The track recently received a new astro turf surface and the event marked the first Tresrey race on the newly re-made track. 49 drivers attended in the 2WD class with 39 participants in 4WD. Tresrey driver Kenji Tsuruta (Team Durango) won the 4WD class with Akihiro Kubota in second and Katsuya Hori in third place. In the 2WD class it was Hidetoshi Matsuda (TLR22) who won the race, Kouji Uchiyama came in second place and Hideyuki Iwase completed the podium in third.
Tresrey introduce the V1.1 versions of their HT450 off-road and HS400 on-road servos. They feature an updated motor for more initial speed, increased holding power during cornering and also more efficiency. All other features such as metal gears and the plastic/alloy heatsink case remain the same.