Available now from Toni Gruber’s Scorpion Champion Products brand are two new products that help to keep nitro vehicles in top condition. First up is a specially developed surface conditioner called Stick Silicone that is applied to drivetrain belts for, making for less friction and thus a more efficient drivetrain action. The result is better acceleration and less fuel consumption while on top of this, the belts also attract less dirt, ensuring a longer lifespan.
Coming from Hudy is their new Magic cleaning gum. The product helps to clean chassis, suspension and engine components from oil, grease and dirt collected at the track, making it especially useful for nitro racers. The gum is simply formed into a small ball and pressed multiple times onto the area that needs to be cleaned. The result is a perfectly clean part with the gum coming in handy especially when cleaning engines and exhausts. It comes in an aluminium tin contains for easy storage and it also prevents the gum from drying out.
Coming from SXT is their new 3-D-printed bottle holder. Perfectly sized for SXT’s traction sauce containers, the handy item will prevent the bottle from becoming knocked over in most cases. The part is available in four different colours to match compounds, pit area or personal preferences.
Brilliant RC have introduced their new Magic Pipe Protect, a product to keep polished exhaust pipes nice and shiny. A small amount of the chemical is enough to prevent a new and shiny exhaust pipe from getting dirty too fast. Applied before hitting the track the first time, owners can simply wipe it off afterwards to keep the pipe in a shiny condition. In addition Magic Pipe Protect has a higher thermal conductivity compared to conventional silicone greases, in order to prevent the exhaust pipe from becoming thermally insulated. The product comes in a handy bottle with a small brush, to guarantee an easy and safe application.
Coming from Toni Gruber’s Scorpion brand is a specially formulated foam tyre traction compound. Developed in cooperation with the Italian Pepe Group, the tyre sauce ensures maximised side bite and traction on asphalt surfaces. The chemical comes in easy to use 100ml bottles and it is available now.
Coming from Merlin Depta’s Merlin McFly brand is the new Whole Day Pipe Protection for on-road and off-road nitro exhausts. A small drop of the product will be applied in the morning of a race of practice day and in the evening it will be wiped off with all of the collected dust and grime. The result is a like-new looking exhaust that will keep its shiny appearance and flawless function for a very long time. The product comes in 75g tubes and it is available now.
Available now is MR33’s new V3 Asphalt additive. It was developed especially for the use on asphalt as it is slightly thicker than the previous version. Furthermore the new formula was created to reduce the aggressiveness on tyres. This effect is a benefit especially for Formula cars that had to deal with some problems last season but the V3 test results showed high traction and less tyre wear. The traction compound comes in 100ml bottle with sponge applicator.
Black Fabrica have introduced their new stainless steel funnel as a compliment to any fluid filling tasks, including filling traction additive applicator bottles. The funnel measures a width of 39mm, a height of 49mm and a depth of 39mm, it is resistant to many chemicals and traction additives that are popularly used and it is thus easily cleaned and reusable.