Monthly Archives: January 2007

Nürnberg Toy Fair 2007

The Spielwarenmesse International Toy Fair Nürnberg is the world’s number 1 for creative leisure activities.

– Around 79,800 trade visitors from over 100 nations
– Over 2,700 exhibitors from 60 countries
– 1 million products, including some 60,000 new products
– 160,000 m² of display area

And I’m going tomorrow! Should be fun!

I’ll be at the show Thursday-Friday.

Expect to see production versions of these cars:

Schumacher Mi3
Corally RDX Φ
Serpent electric TC?
Tamiya MSXX
Team Magic E4?
Associated TC5
Losi JRX-S R

Hot Bodies 4wd buggy
Xray NT1
Associated RC8

Plus a lot more for sure.

K Graphix

Painted two more bodies on Saturday.

The first one Japanese drift design inspired Stratus 3.0 LW.

The second one is an Umino replica DNA1 190mm.
(if anyone is interested in buying this one, email me at kentech(a)hotmail.com)

Racing Again

A week has passed since the first FinTrack national of 2007.

You can read more about the race on rcZone.net.

About my own race there’s not much to say…

Just need to make sure the next one is better.

paintworkz

Last Friday I painted a couple of bodies again.

First two, Rheinard Replica Stratus 3.0 and 1:18 Stratus 3.0, was for RacingFactory.fi.

Last one was for my brother.

rcZone re-opened

After a long time offline we finally re-opened rcZone about a week ago.

This means some of the stuff I have written here like news and rumours will again be posted on rcZone.net from now on.

Other things more personal I will still post here so keep checking.

Renault R27 – Pictures Leaked

How cool is this? Proper spy pictures from the secret shakedown of Renault’s 2007 chassis!

R27 looks very K!

New GM Evo 3 Brushless Motors

Here’s a picture of the new GM Evo 3 brushless motor.

Available now. See link for more.

http://www.racingfactory.fi/shop2/cat/product_catalog.php?c=5

From the Graupner site:

Best.-Nr. 97225 BRUSHLESS EVO3 #5 3,5T star wound
Best.-Nr. 97230 BRUSHLESS EVO3 #10 5,5T star wound
Best.-Nr. 97231 BRUSHLESS EVO3 #11 6,5T star wound
Best.-Nr. 97237 BRUSHLESS EVO3 #17 17T delta wound

GM EVO3 3.5T Brushless Motor – Specification

Nominal voltage : 7.2 V
Operating voltage range : 4.8 … 7.2 V
No-load speed approx. 65,000
Revs / Volt : 8000
No. of winds : 3.5
Current drain at maximum efficiency : 48 A
Maximum efficiency : 90%
Maximum power at 7.2V : 600W (with neodym magnets)
Permissible motor directions : R and L
No. of poles : 2
Overall length in 70 mm
Case length excl. shaft : 52.5 mm
Diameter approx. in 35.8 mm
Free shaft length approx. 15
Shaft diameter : 3.17
Weight approx. 180 g

Sophie Zelmani – Memory Loves You – Out 07.02.07

Super! Been waiting for this.

Maybe need to make it to one of the concerts this time…

We are happy to present to you the new album from Sophie Zelmani, Memory Loves You.
This will be Sophie’s 6th studio album and released in Sweden on February 7th.

Once again Sophie has worked with the highly acclaimed producer Lars Halapi along with some of Sweden’s finest musicians.
The result – a new fantastic album that in every aspect represent one of Sweden’s most established and true artists and sing and songwriters.

Memory Loves You contains 10 new tracks and the first single from the album is the beautiful “Travelling”.

http://www.zelmani.com
http://www.myspace.com/zelmani
http://www.sophie-zelmani.com

JMRCA Expert TC Nats – Tech Chart

JMRCA Expert TC Champs ’06 tech chart , scanned from the latest issue of RC magazine.

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JMRCA Expert TC Nats Coverage – Scans

JMRCA Expert TC Champs ’06 , scanned from the latest issue of RC magazine.