Tag Archives: Hobbies

LiPo battery failure

Dug out my LiPo 3S batteries on the weekend with the intent of charging them up for some use in the Traxxas E-Revo brushless. Unfortunately it appeared they had gone bad. As I revived one of them I found one … Continue reading

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Turnigy Brushless 4WD Monster Beatle Replacement Steering Servo

Following on from my previous post over here. I can confirm that if you do need a new steering servo for this model, I would recommend the following below; HK15148B Digital Servo 19g / 2.8kg / 0.14s You can buy … Continue reading

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Turnigy 1-16 scale brushless 4WD Monster Beatle Parts

Readers and followers will know I bought my 4 year old a Turnigy 1/16 scale brushless 4WD Monster Beatle, however he managed to strip a servo. I ordered a replacement, however the replacement I ordered is not a direct fit. … Continue reading

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Turnigy Brushless 4WD Monster Beatle suffers first failure

I didn’t really post about this, but I gave my 4 year old son a 1/16 scale Turnigy Brushless 4WD Monster Beatle that completely adores. You can check it out over at HobbyKing via the direct link here. He is … Continue reading

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Healing nicely

It’s been nearly 2 weeks since the mountain bike stack, and I am healing nicely. Still pretty sore around my ribs, but getting back to normal shape. Will be on the bike again any day now, just as soon as … Continue reading

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Nitro Revo 2.5R goes to heaven

Unfortunately the Nitro Revo 2.5R I have suffered some issues several weeks back. I had it run away from me and then several weeks later I went to use it again and found it had issues starting. I gave up … Continue reading

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Traxxas Revo 2.5R bashing

Managed to make some time to get the Traxxas Revo 2.5R out today. Thanks to my wife, she managed to capture the following clips for me to upload. The car was very dirty at the end of it. I reckon … Continue reading

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Traxxas Rustler VXL damage

Ran the Traxxas Rustler VXL yesterday and managed to have a wall jump in front of me. The damage this time was a shock coming apart. Good news is it wasn’t damaged to the point I couldn’t fix it. Pulled … Continue reading

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Rain, rain and more rain.

Sydney has been getting a fair bit of rain of late. Each weekend we have managed to get a bit of rain too. Which means being unable to do much outside. On the upside, the grass seems to be growing … Continue reading

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More Traxxas Rustler VXL video clips

Have another few video clips to share from the other day, unfortunately I couldn’t post them sooner as I didn’t have the internet bandwidth available to me to uploaded them. So it had to wait until I got home. Hope … Continue reading

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