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January 5, 2012

WATER WHAT??? Waterproof – Hitec Gets Wet Without a Worry

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Written by: Jeff Eveleigh

Go ahead, get me wet!

Everybody likes to get wet, but this is usually a super-scary thought when it comes to the electronics in your radio control machine. Hitec has some of your worries covered with their new waterproof servos that have what it takes to keep your RC rig watertight! With high torque, dual ball bearings and metal gears, these digital waterproof servos have the industry’s first IP67* rating; ranking them among the most durable and reliable servos for wet conditions. Whether you are racing in the rain or scale-crawling through a rocky-river, the HS-5646WP will dependably keep your mind at ease. You’ll know you’re good to play with your car in the bathtub when it’s sporting some blue Hitec servos!



About the Author

Jeff Eveleigh
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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