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Mount Scale Accessories

By Axial on Oct 14, 2014
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Axial Racing’s scale accessories are designed to be easy to attach to a body, but there are steps you can take to get more realistic results and to ensure the scale accessories stay put. Mirrors Side mirrors might be small, … more


Decal Removal

By Axial on Oct 13, 2014
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While it’s a task most of us rush to get done, applying decals can be tricky. Less than careful work can yield crooked decals with creases and air bubbles. But, what about removing decals? When you peel decals right after … more


How to Remove Stripped Screws

By Axial on Oct 02, 2014
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The hardware fails, but the part is fine. This is the opposite of what we expect to happen. As it happens on full-size vehicles, it also happens in RC. Usually in RC, it’s a small set screw or flat head screw. … more


Brushed vs. Brushless Motors

By Axial on Sep 30, 2014
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Axial Racing RTR vehicles come with either two types of motors, brushed or brushless. To better understand why Axial offers the two different types, it’s helpful to know the key differences between the two designs. As you’d expect, both designs have … more


Improve Crawler Performance

By Axial on Sep 23, 2014
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Want your Axial Racing vehicle to be the king of hill? Of course you do. Follow these steps and you can take your SCX10, Deadbolt, or Wraith to the next level and dominate the competition. Tires Your truck’s tires are … more


Yeti Pre-run Checklist – Read Before You Run

By Axial on Aug 26, 2014
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Now that the Axial Yeti is hitting hobby store shelves, we are hearing of more “Yeti sightings” being recorded! That being said we wanted to take a few minutes to help you get familiar with this new platform! First and … more


Proper Shock Care

By Axial on Jun 18, 2014
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Maintenance Axial shocks are built in a similar fashion to high performance off-road shocks and are engineered for extreme use on a variety of terrains. Being built to take abuse, you do not have to service them between runs. If … more


Understanding the Axial Racing AX-3 Radio System

By Axial on May 20, 2014
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The Axial Racing AX-3 transmitter included with Axial’s RTR vehicles is both complex and simple. It’s complex in that it features state of the art technology such as a 2.4 GHz signal. In contrast, the AX-3 is simple in that … more


Suspension 101 – Understanding Suspension Links Lengths

By Axial on Apr 16, 2014
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The Axial Wraith, Ridgecrest, SCX10 and XR10 all use linked suspension designs. This means the axles are attached to the chassis via links, be it a 3- or 4-link setup. The links hold the axles in position and allow for … more


Full Option RTR Deadbolt

By Axial on Dec 20, 2013
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Axial offers several optional upgrade parts for the RTR Deadbolt. Here is a quick run down of what is installed and why you may want to use these items. A couple photos of the fully option RTR Deadbolt. Axial also … more