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  1. bigbristv

    An Update on My Body Building and Fear of LiPo

    For anyone bored out of their minds waiting for tomorrow to show up or your batteries to finish charging here's something that may help pass the time. 😉
  2. osuui

    Rampage xt motor spark

    Hi I’m hoping I can get answers here from experts. My redcat monster xt has been having spark plug problems it won’t spark simply it turned on without problems a week ago now it’s not. The battery is charged every servo is moving. Its getting fuel to. It’s just the motor the top spark ain’t...
  3. the purple redcat

    Redcat Gen 8 future upgrades??

    The purple redcat upgrades so far: :Husky steering link kit : Metal rock sliders :Injora metal rims negative offset 1.9 :Tires 1.9 duratrax deep woods CR :Hot racing metal lower link mount Power hobby dual stage foams 4.19 :Off brand metal drive shafts :redcat light kit ((((parts on the the...
  4. M

    RedCat XTE Blackout full throttle without being on

    Hey guys, newbie here. I just recently purchased an XTE Blackout. Already went with a LIPO 2s 7.4V 5000Mah upgrade from the stock NIMH 7.2V 3000Mah. Ran fine for a while, today it overheated and started smoking. Turned everything off and let it cool. Took it apart and took pictures of how wires...
  5. LeRoy

    Hi all new here.

    Hi hoping this is an easy question have a nitro redcat backdraft 3.5 hadn't been starting in 10+ years. Needed a new spur gear. Got it put back together and running but am now getting a screeching noise. You can hear at beginning of video
  6. JPG

    It's snow time :D

    Taking advantage of the snow❄️⛄❄️ I went with the children to ride our 4x4s. Axial SCX10.2 Jeep Cherokee and Redcat Gen7 Pro starring.
  7. H

    Redcat shockwave ridiculous engine swap

    I have a redcat shockwave with a vx.16, and i found it to be underpowered, so I went and got a ZR.32. It is not delivered yet and I want to know what else i need to get to make this engine swap work. I dont care how overpowered this will be, I just want it to work. I also have a 2 speed steel...
  8. JPG

    Redcat Everest Gen7 Pro in the frozen sandbox

    Hi all, Check out my last funny trail with my son ??
  9. T

    Grub screw size

    Anyone know what size the transmission shift point screw is on a redcat 06034 trans is? I know its a 2mm hex but what about the actual screw size/length? Mine fell out during a drive
  10. JPG

    Moist autumn is now what we love

    I invite you to watch movie from our autumn RC Trial through the forest. The one-day snow had almost completely melted, leaving a wonderfully wet surface. It was impossible to remain indifferent to such wonderful conditions and Karol and I decided to go for a short RC adventure. The effects...
  11. JPG

    Another one in mud

    Hi, I'm sharing with you second part of my trailing on old rallycross course. Hope you will like it. If you do please leave a thumb and/or comment on YT.
  12. JPG

    It was fantastic day with my Redcat Everest Gen7 Pro

    Hi everyone, I want to introduce you vid from my last RC trip. This time it's a ride on muddy rallycross track. Hope you will enjoy it
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    Kaiju jump
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    Kaiju flyin
  16. M

    Adjusting shocks on a Redcat Blackout xte pro

    How do you adjust the shock to run over a rough grass covered lawn. Should the shocks be stiff?
  17. Ultrashiver

    Which backing plate to buy for electric starter install?

    Hello All - New to this forum and a beginner with NITRO RC cars - Do any of you know the backing plate I should buy for a Redcat Lightning and Exceed Short Course truck with a Vertex .18 engine? I recently bought an off brand electric starter kit and the instructions mention that the backing...
  18. rednexneffex2

    Need a bit of help with tuning

    Got a new redcat lightning with a .16 engine in it.Break in went smooth and well.Had it running really well and was out for about an hour playing.Never had a single issue and ran really well.However I noticed the break was hanging up so I adjusted that just before putting it away.I waent to...
  19. ArchmageNydia

    VX-16 Low RPM issue.

    Hey guys, my Redcat Shockwave has been serving me fairly well for a while, but I've run into a problem. As the title states, the engine is not revving nearly as high as it should, so it only goes to a crawl on full throttle. The high-speed screw is in the same place it was when it was optimally...
  20. SSievers08

    Exhaust Baffle

    So my brother in law has an STR also. His is completely stock except for a higher flow air filter and a set of aluminum wheels. Well he doesn't do any of the work to his car, I do it all. He hasn't had the car out sense last summer so he brought it over so I could go over it and get its throat...