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Review: Progressive RC 406DUO iCharger

Review: Progressive RC 406DUO iCharger

Pushing Your Packs to the Limit In the RC racing world, battery charging has become a science that can mean the difference between going fast and just going. The vast majority of chargers have a …

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Review: Tekno RC EB48.4 1:8 Scale E-Buggy

Review: Tekno RC EB48.4 1:8 Scale E-Buggy

Low Flying Fighter Jet Coming in Hot! The EB48.4 is Tekno RC’s next gen 1:8 buggy that sports many refinements over its predecessor. They’ve touched on many different areas to improve speed and performance, looking …

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Review: Castle Creations Mamba X Sensored 1:10 Scale Brushless System

Review: Castle Creations Mamba X Sensored 1:10 Scale Brushless System

Castle’s Long-Awaited Sensored Power System is Here! I have a quick test for you; find someone that wants to build (or has built) an over-the-top speed project for the dirt or asphalt and ask them …

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RC4WD Trail Finder 2 LWB Trail Truck Build

RC4WD Trail Finder 2 LWB Trail Truck Build

I’ve always been a fan of RC4WD’s Trail Finder 2 truck; the scale realism, aftermarket support and, of course, the bad-ass Toyota body. When the LWB (Long WheelBase) version hit our shores, I knew it …

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RC4WD Trail Finder 2 LWB Trail Truck Build – Part 7 – Bumpers, Wheels and Tires

RC4WD Trail Finder 2 LWB Trail Truck Build - Part 7 - Bumpers, Wheels and Tires

The Build – Part 7 The RC4WD Trail Finder 2 LWB Trail Truck uses plastic, tube bumpers front and rear. For rollers, stamped steelies are wrapped in a set of great-looking scale tires. Woo hoo …

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RC4WD Trail Finder 2 LWB Trail Truck Build – Part 8 – Electronics

RC4WD Trail Finder 2 LWB Trail Truck Build - Part 8 - Electronics

The Build – Part 8 Here we are – the final step! Part 8 of our RC4WD Trail Finder 2 LWB Trail Truck Build has us installing the electronics. We’ll be using a RC4WD Outcry …

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RC4WD Trail Finder 2 LWB Trail Truck Build – Part 6 – Steering, Shifting

RC4WD Trail Finder 2 LWB Trail Truck Build - Part 6 - Steering, Shifting

The Build – Part 6 In Part 6 of our RC4WD Trail Finder 2 LWB Trail Truck build, we’ll be installing the steering, steering servo, shifting linkage and shift servo. Much easier than it sounds. …

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RC4WD Trail Finder 2 LWB Trail Truck Build – Part 5 – Drivetrain

RC4WD Trail Finder 2 LWB Trail Truck Build - Part 5 - Drivetrain

The Build – Part 5 Part 5 of our RC4WD Trail Finder 2 LWB Trail Truck build has 4 easy steps – attaching the driveline to the axles. Boom, quick and easy! Before moving on, …

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RC4WD Trail Finder 2 LWB Trail Truck Build – Part 4 – Suspension

RC4WD Trail Finder 2 LWB Trail Truck Build - Part 4 - Suspension

The Build – Part 4 In this Step, we’ll be assembling and attaching both axles to the RC4WD Trail Finder 2. The TF2 uses a leaf spring suspension and internally-sprung shocks for damping. Very cool …

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RC4WD Trail Finder 2 LWB Trail Truck Build – Part 3 – Gearbox

RC4WD Trail Finder 2 LWB Trail Truck Build - Part 3 - Gearbox

The Build – Part 3 The next step in our RC4WD Trail Finder 2 build is attaching parts to the gearbox. The gearbox itself comes pre-assembled so there isn’t really anything to do except attach …

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