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December 29, 2012
 

DYNO Tested_ Reedy 121 VR-ST~ FREE Article

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Written by: Jeff Eveleigh

I’ve been away from the hobby for quite a while, and man; how things have changed! Brushless motors, LiPo batteries, telemetry sent directly to your radio, etc., etc.; however, although all of that is amazing enough, I have truly been stunned by the quality of craftsmanship in the engines now coming to us from Asia. The pure beauty of the latest offering from Reedy, the .21VR-ST off-road engine, is a prime example. How is it possible to produce such a stunner as this tight little mill and still keep its price under four bills, let alone under three! Engine finish of this magnitude used to be exclusive to Japanese…..

words: Brian Kinney  photos: Derek Buono

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DYNO Tested_ Reedy 121 VR_ST Offroad Nitro Engine

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• RC Sparks Interview
• Paint Lighter
• X-Dyno _ Reedy 121 VR-ST
• Northwest Scale Championships

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• Tune your engine with Paul King
• Bash smarter
• Clean, and install an Air Filter
• Paint Scale Drivers

Tested
• HPI Apache C1 Flux
• Team Associated SC8.2e
• Tamiya Bruiser
• Team Losi Racing 22SCT
• Mugen MBX-6 ECO

Product Tests
• Novak Activ8

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About the Author

Jeff Eveleigh
Jeff Eveleigh– Founded XXX Main Racing in 1998 and changed the way the industry thought about RC car videos and graphics. Jeff has also been an integral part of the hobby for 25 years with over two decades of retail hobby store experience as well as being a leading technical editor for Xtreme RC Cars Magazine for over 10 years.



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