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Repairs complete on Monster Beatle

I sat down last night with the parts and managed to change out all the parts that required. The rear diff would have to be the most difficult part of the job, as I couldn’t remove some screws that holds … Continue reading

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HobbyKing Spare Parts Order Arrives

The HobbyKing Spare Parts Order I made in the last 2-3 weeks arrived. Now I will be able to do the pending repairs against my son’s Monster Beetle. Ordered duplicates across a number of parts, as the spares are very … Continue reading

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Turnigy 4×4 Mini Trooper and Monster Beatle ESC Upgrade or Replacement

The ESC in my Turnigy 4×4 Mini Trooper seemed to break and as such I was requiring a replacement. If you need to replace and/or upgrade the ESC in either of these Remote Controls you can use the one below … Continue reading

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Axial SCX10 2012 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited C/R Edition

I’ve previously owned a Traxxas Revo 2.5R and Taxxas Brushless Revo, however I sold off the later unit to fund the new car. Have always wanted an Rock Crawler, so decided the time had come to switch. Purchased an Axial … Continue reading

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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 4×4 Mini Trooper and Monster Beatle Steering Servo Upgrade

The steering servo that comes on the HobbyKing Turnigy 4×4 Mini Trooper and Monster Beatle is a plastic geared one and I found it would break only after a few runs. The direct replacement which is a metal geared one … 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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Traxxas Telluride 4×4

I got an email 2 days ago from Traxxas that was advertising the new Telluride 4×4 1/10 scale remote control coming out. I must say it really got me interested, as I am interested in getting some more R/C gear, … Continue reading

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