Category: PRODUCT REVIEW

Jul 20

Product Review: Mercedes-Benz Unimog 406 Series U900 (CC-01)

Review by Richard “Richie Rich” For RC Ottawa Mercedes-Benz Unimog 406 Series U900 (CC-01) 1/10 Electric R/C Car Series No.457 Item No.58457 http://www.tamiya.com/english/products/58457unimog/index.htm (Length: 407mm, Image shows finished model.) Specifications ●Length: 407mm ●Width: 220mm ●Height: 229mm ●Weight: 1460g ●Wheelbase: 242mm ●Tread (Front & Rear): 163mm ●Tire Width/Diameter (Front & Rear): 33/90mm Ladder Frame Bathtub Type …

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Apr 08

Product Review: Schumacher Cougar SV2

Schumacher Cougar SV2 Build / Review The Schumacher Cougar SV2 is Schumacher’s brand new 1/10th 2WD off-road buggy. It is similar to the existing Schumacher Cougar SV with some important upgrades. This new buggy was released in late March of 2012. The build itself was very simple as the kit is packaged similar to all …

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Mar 28

Product Review: Schumacher CAT SXIII

The Schumacher CAT SXIII is Schumacher’s top of the line 1/10th Competition 4WD electric off-road buggy. The build itself was very simple as the kit is packaged similar to all Schumacher products. This particular kit has 4 bags labeled A thru D and inside each of these there are packages for each step in the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://rcottawa.com/2012/03/product-review-schumacher-cat-sxiii/

Feb 20

Product Review: Serpent S411LE

Here is my little write up on the latest Serpent 1/10 electric touring kit “S411LE”.  The LE (limited edition) is a standard S411 with some of the optional parts come standard in the kit . Beside the platform minor improvements, the LE kit also come with a set of high quality tools consist of four …

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Feb 13

Product Review: TRF 417X

Building a TRF product is always something I look forward to. The instructions are well done and everything labelled perfectly and the geometry settings from the manual are really very close, making it a drop your electronics in and race type of setup. So it was no different when I got to build the new …

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Feb 12

Product Review: Schumacher Mi4CXL

Schumacher Mi4CXL Build / Review The Schumacher Mi4CXL is Schumachers new 1/10th Competition Tourer 4WD Sedan. The car was released in late January of 2012. The build itself was very simple as the kit is packaged similar to all Schumacher products. This particular kit has 5 bags labelled A thru E and inside each of …

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Feb 09

Product Review: FlySky FS-GT3B 2.4Ghz 3CH Transmitter

A few weeks ago my good friend Clint showed up at Dirt Trax with this neat looking radio that really caught my eye. Having had some frustrations with a few of my spectrum receivers lately I was willing to take the 40$ chance on one of these radios for my self. Its was hard to …

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Jan 09

Product Review: 3Racing Sakura Zero S

  The Sakura Zero S is made by 3Racing and this kit is considered their entry level 4wd sedan. This company has been in the after market business for many years supplying upgrades for numerous kits. They make a Pro level Sakura sedan with an all graphite chassis and pink alloy parts and also produce …

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