May 10

PRODUCT BUILD: MIP Roller Pucks, Bi-Metal Shiny Drive System TLR 22 3.0

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I was extremely lucky to get my hands on this kit from Billy Sutton of MIP Racing. Part #15250 The one thing i miss from my touring car days was the blades used on the cva/universals that slid into the out drives. They kept slop to a minimum and gave you a nice direct connection …

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May 10

PRODUCT REVIEW: Xiro Xplorer V Camera Drone Overview – Phantom ‘Killer’

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Here is another great un-boxing and first flight video from forum regular Netcruzer. If you have questions hit him up on his thread. Here’s my video overview of the Xiro https://youtu.be/BD9sD1OLl-c Here is flight footage: https://youtu.be/NqNS0qWfZWQ It’s a really good quad, excellent design, and a good value compared to DJI/Solo/Parrot/Yuneeq/Blade Chroma  

Permanent link to this article: http://rcottawa.com/2016/05/product-review-xiro-xplorer-v-camera-drone-overview-phantom-killer/

May 10

PRODUCT REVIEW: Traxxas Slash 4×4 #68086-21

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Here is a nice un-boxing video done by  Netcruzer from the forum. Follow his thread for more updates. Be sure to check out is channel for other cool content. I got hooked on hobby grade RC and racing thru Traxxas in the mid-90s.  Stadium Trucks, Buggies, Nitro, On-Road, TRX PRO stuff, back when Traxxas used to actually compete …

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Permanent link to this article: http://rcottawa.com/2016/05/product-review-traxxas-slash-4x4-68086-21/

May 05

2016 GFX Raceway SCHEDULE and LOCATION

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Off Road Racing EVERY WEDNESDAY NITE Starting June FORUM SECTION CLASSES: -2wd Buggy MOD -17.5 Blinky SC Truck -4wd Buggy MOD -E-buggy 1/8th -4wd SC Truck MOD Make sure all cars are DIRTY as we are running on a dirt / clay surface LOCATION: 1120 Ted Kelly Lane Ottawa, ON 4pm open 6:30pm Qualifying Starts 9pm …

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Permanent link to this article: http://rcottawa.com/2016/05/2016-gfx-raceway-schedule-and-location/

May 05

Dirt Trax 1.9 open till JUNE

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Good news! Dirt Trax will be open for at least 5 more races! GET out and race while you can. Once DT closes that will be it for indoor off-road till at least the fall.

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Apr 29

Fredz Dynamic hobbies closing soon

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All good things must come to an end.. Fred retired from the hobby shop business a few years back, but his dedication to his customers brought him back out of retirement a few years later. This time though, he won’t be coming back. Its a bitter sweet day I am sure for Fred.  I’ll miss …

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Permanent link to this article: http://rcottawa.com/2016/04/fredz-dynamic-hobbies-closing-soon/

Apr 12

Season Finale May 8th

https://tapatalk.com/shareLink?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.rcottawa.com%2Fforum%2Findex.php?topic=19219.0&share_tid=19219&share_fid=45971&share_type=t SEASON FINALE MAY 8th As Summer approaches and everyone’s summer recreational activities take priority over participation in RCO on road racing (our summer numbers are typically very low) we will be taking a break for the summer months and kicking off our new season in September. If there is sufficient interest a “one off” …

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Mar 26

2nd Edition of the Quebec Onroad Nationals

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Circuit Téléguidé St-Hyacinthe is proud to present the 2nd edition of Quebec Onroad National April 29, 30 and May 1st, 2016 Classes: Sedan 17.5T Stock o Any 1/10 scale, 190mm, 4wd touring car o Any ROAR approved 17.5T brushless motor o Any ESC blinky mode ROAR approved o Weight Minimum 1,380grs o Minimum height 5mm …

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Mar 25

BIG race at Dirt Trax 1.9 on March 30

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Less than a week away for the big Dirt Trax 1.9 Bash… Take a read bellow to see whats going on! Fredz represents!   FredZ is sponsoring our BIG race at Dirt Trax 1.9 on March 30. When we sponsor a race we like to make sure everybody has a good time. FredZ is buying …

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Mar 11

“Moore” local racers get the MIP treatment

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Exciting news for the Canadian MIP Team … With the upcoming Canadian On Road Nationals and the JConcepts Factory Tracks Invitational coming up we have added a few new names to the team. OnRoad … Mr. Gordie Tam Glenn Sison OffRoad Kevin Tyler Pascal Morin

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