Author: Clement

Acuvance TAO II Aggressive Drive Effector – The Future of RC Motor-Programming is HERE!!!

           The wait is over, my friends. Acuvance announced the news a few months back and the dream is finally a reality.  The TAO II is finally here and I am here to share with you what the commotion is all about. I hope this article will open your eyes about what the TAO II really is and […]

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Yokomo DP Rear Battery Tray

Here is our rear battery tray for the Yokomo DP chassis. This product is a plug and play item which does not require any modification to your chassis. Installation is done by removing the original rear bumper. Once removed, slide the tray in and put the original screws (Countersunk M3x16 preferred) back in and done! […]

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Building Pink modified TRF Special Works dampers on a budget

During my early days of modding my D3, I decided to buy the performance shocks from 3Racing but got unlucky and ended up having a set with a bent shaft. Now I wasn’t just going to build any TRF dampers, so I did some research and found out I could build myself some Special Works spec […]

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Yeah Racing Spec D Tires – A Good Budget “Outdoor” Tire

If you are familiar with Yeah Racing, you know how long these guys have been supplying the RC world with affordable Hop-ups! Well now, they are hitting us with some new Spec-D drift tires and we got a chance to test them out for you. Here are our findings: First, each combo comes with four rims priced at […]

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Sakura D3 Rear Battery Tray

Here is our rear battery tray for the Sakura D3 chassis.   This product is a plug and play item which does not require any modification to your chassis. Installation is done by removing the washers between the rear diffuser and the rear bulkhead. Once removed, slide the tray in and put the original screws […]

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Eagle Racing TT-02 GRT – “The most Bang for the Buck” to get into RC Drift!

I recently started taking my  daughter to the track with me and she started showing some interest in the hobby. So after a long time pondering (about 5 seconds) I decided I should get her something of her own to learn RC drifting (although it really was an excuse for me to try a new chassis). My […]

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Acuvance Chevalier Capacitor Series – The Power Cap Slap!

Along with their buttery smooth ESCs and motors, Acuvance offers us a series of high quality capacitors called Chevaliers (which means knights in French), but what do they exactly do? In this article I will be explaining what are their purpose and benefits. So first of, what are capacitors? Power Capacitors are used to store power […]

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Acuvance Tachyon Airia & TAO programming card – First Impressions and Reputation Count!

The Acuvance Tachyon Airia; the famous ESC used by many Japanese drifters. What is the hype around this ESC? Well luckily for you (and me), I had the chance to try this system by testing this product extensively during the past 3 weeks. So today, I will try to give you the best explanation of my experience […]

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Sakura D3 @ 3.58 CS (258%)

Hi all! So I know I have been procrastinating on posting my chassis mods and specs so tonight I decided it was time to get serious and get into the details of it. In this post I will share with you (in the best of my abilities) every parts and mods that I currently run as […]

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Active Hobby TYPE-C High Steering Suspension Arms

Hi All! With the trend of Y arms and super high angle steering in both Counter-Steer and RWD setup, I finally had enough and took the leap and purchased my own. But you know me, I couldn’t just get any Y arms, I had to get some pink ones to match my Sakura D3! two […]

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Active Hobby Strut Servo Mount “Pure Servo Mount Swag!”

So lately I have been paying a lot of attention to the details of my chassis and its cleanliness. from wire-tucking to components placement, I really try to push these limits as far as I can. One thing I hated above all was my servo mount since I was using some horizontal post I had […]

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Active Hobby Sakura D3 “D-Cut” shaft

If there is one thing I learned from owning a Sakura D3, it’s that it’s a real pain in the bu** to change belts and pulleys! but thankfully, Active Hobby thought about us, D3 owners, and made the job a bit easier with their new custom shafts… or did they? Well for the most part. […]

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