Hudy are cleaning up their act with the release of these new compact cleaning towels. Sold in a pack of 10, they are great for cleaning hands and parts. Initially in a super-small compressed form, the towel unfolds quickly & easily to 420mm x 300mm in size. An easy to transport, disposable solution.
Ultimate Racing have released their cleaning gum, which is a sticky synthetic putty that simply picks up all the dirt and dust your car has collected on the track even absorbing oil and grease. For cleaning your car you just have to press the cleaning gum on the dirty part and all dirt and dust particles stick on the gum and is perfect for cleaning the smaller corners and parts of the car. Once the dirt is on the gum, you have to mix the ball and the gum absorbs the dirt and is ready for the next time. Thanks to its special formulation it can be used a lot of times keeping its qualities.
Xceed have announced the release of some new products including this new Xceed tires on black carbon rims. The rims have been from a strong nylon material that has been mixed with carbon fibres to make it both light and strong. Around 15% heavier that Xceed’s lightweight rims but are more stable in high temperatures and of course they look cool. Following on from Xceed’s release of their cleaning gum, they have also released smaller pots of the handy cleaning substance which now come in 100 grams.
Fastrax have released their Nitro Power Blast cleaner, a specially developed cleaning spray for cleaning up fuel and ‘gunk’ associated with nitro cars. Old oil and fuel can be blasted away to leave chassis parts and crankcases like new. Supplied with an extension nozzle for those hard to reach places.
Xceed have released their Cleaning gum for those hard to reach places. As with other similar products on the market, the gum works by pressing it on the dirty spot and pulling off the dirt and dust, even managing to pick up oil and grease. As a second usage it makes a great substance for waterproofing your car when you need to race in the rain. Available in a tub of 200 grams with a smaller 100 gram version to be released in May.
Korean company Much More have released a range of cleaning brushes to tackle the dirtiest of jobs for any RC racer. Available in 3 different versions, the tire scrub brush is available in 2 sizes, large and medium, features nylon bristles and is great for cleaning your buggy tires, removing all the dirt our from between the grooves and spikes. These brushes are also soft enough for light duty cleaning. The third cleaning brush has a long handle and small head and is great for detail work and getting into tighter spots.
Seen during our coverage of the Toy Fair in Germany last month, RB Products have now released their Exhaust protect spray. Spraying it on your exhaust system prevents dirt, such as tire foam, fuel, exhaust gas and dust, sticking to its surface so you can keep it clean longer. The dirt on the exhaust system can cause cooling problems which can lead to a decrease in performance. The spray can resist very high temperatures and also works very well on the nylon parts of the cars.
Yokomo have released some new items beginning with a new motor and parts cleaner. Used to break up oil and other substances, it can be used as a multi-function cleaner for both car and motor. Also new is this simple and easy to use battery voltage checker that can be connected directly to any NiCd, NiMh, LiPo and LiFe packs and is accurate to 0.001V.