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ProTek R/C Universal Multirotor Case - Your Multirotor Deserves Military Grade Protection | 07/23/2014 more
Protect your valuable multirotor with the ProTek R/C Universal Multirotor Case - a case that’s waterproof, built military-tough with “ATA 300” compliance, features a patent-pending locking system and is completely dustproof. Manufactured to stringent specifications, the ProTek R/C Universal Multirotor Case is lightweight, crush-proof, impact-resistant and virtually indestructible; it holds numerous certifications to prove it. The case is also watertight and will float when loaded up to 80lbs. To prevent any vacuum effect, the case also features an automatic pressure releas[]
2014 JConcepts Summer Sale | 07/10/2014 more
July 10 8:00 p.m. - July 25 11:59 p.m. Grab your favorite JConcepts’ accessories while they’re on sale at A Main Hobbies. Everything from JConcepts is discounted 10% with deeper discounts on select items. Stock up on tires, bodies, hauler bags, and the latest JConcepts apparel while you can save cash. To view all of the items on sale from JConcepts click here: http://www.amain.com/jconcepts About A Main Hobbies A Main Hobbies is a leading Internet retailer of radio-controlled cars, trucks, helicopters and airplanes. Founded in early 2004, A Main Hobbies has rapidly become on[]
2014 4th of July Sale | 07/03/2014 more
Celebrate Independence Day the A Main Hobbies way! Save 10% off on all orders over $120 in their store-wide 4th of July Sale. Plus, customers can enjoy $10 off single orders over $50 – that is a 20% savings! Both deals require a 4th of July coupon code, which you can find at AMain.com. The 10% off coupon can be used all weekend long, so if you forget something, no worries, head back to AMain.com and get what you need. Make sure you shop between Thursday, July 3rd at 8:00 p.m. PST through Sunday, July 6th at 11:59 p.m. PST. Enjoy America’s birthday and have a great weekend! spa[]
Memorial Day Sales Event | 05/23/2014 more
Celebrate the holiday weekend the RC way! Save 10% off every order of $100 or more AND enjoy FREE Super Saver Shipping.* Just enter the coupon code during checkout and use it as many times as you’d like before May 29, 2014 11:59 p.m. pst. And keep an eye on the special daily deals below. *Offer is good for a limited time only and is not retroactive. Coupon code cannot be combined with other coupon codes or offers. Minimum order value does not include gift voucher purchases, relevant tax amounts, shipping costs, or products restricted by the manufacturer. To learn more about super save[]
Win A Drone Free - Mini or FPV | 05/17/2014 more
FPV (first person view) aircraft and quadcopters are the rage! To celebrate this awesome technology and to give our customers a chance to fly one, A Main is giving away one Hubsan FPV X4 RTF Quadcopter and two EcoPower “Hummingbird” Mini RTF Quadcopters in our “Mini or FPV Win A Drone For Free!” giveaway. The Hubsan FPV X4 comes with everything you need to get airborne including a radio that displays a first person view of the world below in real time! EcoPower’s popular Hummingbird is super-quick and easy to fly for all skill levels of pilots. It too, is compl[]
SWorkz Releases S350 BE1 EVO Pro "USA Edition" Distributed Exclusively Through A Main | 05/16/2014 more
After months of testing with A Main pro drivers, SWorkz has decided to release an S350 BE1 EVO Pro “USA Edition” (part no. SWX-910020) specifically for North American style racetracks. The S350 USA Edition boasts the FCSS lightened chassis, as well as the new Pro 2.0 shock set. The rear end has also been updated with a rear lower plastic insert system for adjusting toe. The $175 in additional upgrades, which are included at no extra cost, improve the buggy’s rough track prowess while making it lighting quick for acceleration. The S350 USA Edition benefits from a two by 2S []
A Main's Heli Activation Team Will Visit Over 75 Clubs During Summer Tour | 05/09/2014 more
The A Main Hobbies’ Activation Flight Team will be on the road May through August visiting over 75 flying fields and several of the hottest fun flies; we hope to see you while we’re on the road! Our professional pilots are looking to have some fun at your field putting on flight demonstrations-showing off their skills pulling off the most advanced 3D aerobatics. Our team will also be providing technical support to local fliers, teaching best practices for flight safety and ultimately creating long-lasting relationships to grow the sport of R/C flying. A Main’s Activation F[]
A Main Hosts First Annual SWORKz Challenge Presented By Pro-Line | 04/22/2014 more
A Main’s world-famous Silver Dollar R/C Raceway will host the 1st Annual SWorkz Challenge presented by Pro-Line, May 30 through June 1. Nitro and electric 1/8 racers won’t want to miss this event; there will be a sponsorship deal with SWorkz worth over $3,500 up for grabs for open class nitro racers, while expert class racers can take the opportunity to test their skills against SWorkz/A Main's Atsushi Hara! It's not often you can race alongside a two-time world champion! Combined with a best trick contest, TQ’s “$100 Dash For Cash” for all class TQs and Chic[]
EcoPower’s New 60C 3S & 6S LiPos Offer Heli Pilots Unparalleled Value | 03/02/2014 more
EcoPower now offers affordable 60C LiPos in 3S and 6S configurations that work perfectly for a variety of heli and airplane applications. The all-new 60C cells have an extremely long cycle life, are compact for squeezing into the tightest battery compartments, and won’t “fall off” during aggressive 3D flight. After testing EcoPower’s new 60C packs, A Main’s Greggor McGrath had this to say: “The new 60C cells let you fly as hard as you want without experiencing any fade in performance. They also fit in my helis nicely thanks to their square shape and small[]
Capture Aerial Video With EcoPower’s IRIS 24” Quad Copter | 03/02/2014 more
EcoPower’s IRIS 24” Quad Copter is ready-to-fly in minutes and is capable of capturing aerial video with the on-board camera. Thanks to a six-axis gyro, the IRIS is stable and easy to fly for everyone! Once you master the steady IRIS in 30% mode (easy), flip the switch on the transmitter for even more maneuvers in 60% and 100% modes. The included 2.4GHz transmitter delivers interference free operation and allows multiple aircrafts to be flown at the same time. The Iris includes a 2S Li-Ion battery and is easily charged with the included AC battery charger. Additionally, a comple[]
Atsushi Hara Signs Three Year Deal with Speedmaster/Sworkz | 02/03/2014 more
Multiple World and National Champion Atsushi Hara has joined forces with Speedmaster Hobby Company, the distributor of Sworkz racing vehicles and TPRO tires to facilitate the role of Team Brand Ambassador. Hara has signed a three-year contract with Speedmaster and will be a full-time employee, utilized to help develop and refine products specifically for racing. Hara will be racing Sworkz 1/10 and 1/8 off-road vehicles for the next three years, which are exclusively distributed in North America by A Main Hobbies. He’ll provide valuable feedback and direction to the engineering team, w[]
Protek R/C's National Championship Winning 2014 100C LiPos Are Now In Stock! | 01/27/2014 more
Chico, Ca, January 23, 2014 – ProTek R/C’s National Championship winning 100C LiPos are now even better for 2014! Thanks to improvements in LiPo technology our 2014 cells have less internal resistance and “fall-off” late in the discharge cycle. What this means to racers is that you’ll notice that same great punch late in the race that you experienced the first time you mashed the trigger; the batteries also provide longer run times. ProTek R/C also listened to racers who wanted a race specific 4S LiPo with 5mm bullet connectors. Our 4S 6700mah battery is the m[]
A Main Hobbies Signs Superstars Jared Tebo, Ty Tessmann & Drew Moller | 12/31/2013 more
Chico, Ca, December 31, 2013— A Main Hobbies is proud to announce that current 1/10 2WD World Champion Jared Tebo, Worlds’ finalist and ROAR 1/10 4WD National Champion Ty Tessmann and rising star Drew Moller will be representing the International A Main race team for 2014. Tebo, Tessmann and Moller are elite level racers who will elevate A Main’s presence at races all over the world. A Main Hobbies’ CEO Kendall Bennett had this to say about the addition of the three drivers: “Our race team is stronger than it’s ever been and when you consider that Atsush[]
Holiday Savings & Gift Ideas | 12/12/2013 more
The holidays are an exciting time of year, but they usually entail some scrambling to find cool gifts for our loved ones. Stress no more! A Main Hobbies has hundreds of fun R/C vehicles that won’t break the bank and you don’t even have to find a parking spot at the mall. With our quick gift guide of Ready-to-run (RTR) cars and trucks, ready-to-fly (RTF) planes and helis, you can sit back and click away until you find what you need. We’ve included several R/C vehicles that come with everything – even the batteries – we told you it would be easy. In most cases, o[]
Cyber Monday 2013 | 12/01/2013 more
10% OFF Everything At A Main Hobbies For Cyber Monday! A Main Hobbies is continuing our amazing holiday offers with our store wide sale this Cyber Monday. Use coupon code CYBKEV13 and receive 10% off any order over $100. There's no better time to pick up the perfect RC gift for your friends and family.#bg {height: 727px; width: 100%; text-align: center; background-image: url('http://www.amain.com/images/promos/cybermonday13/CyberMonday_landingPage.jpg'); background-repeat: no-repeat; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto; background-position: center;}[]
Black Friday 2013 | 11/28/2013 more
SALE 11/29/13 5:00 A.M. PST - 12/1/13 11:59 P.M. PSTONLINE ONLY. Hurry, quantities for the Black Friday products will be limited. Once sold out the prices will go back up. We will not be taking back orders for the Black Friday products that are on sale; they are first come, first serve. A Main Hobbies’ Black Friday Sale is the largest single sale to date with hundreds of products at basement prices. A Main’s Black Friday Sale starts at 5:00am PST November 29th, 2013. The first 100 customers who spend $300 will receive a Free EcoPower Quad Copter valued at $49.99. All P[]
Black Friday Daily Deals | 11/24/2013 more
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ProTek R/C's Next Generation Of Prodigy Chargers Is Here! | 11/18/2013 more
Chico, Ca, November 15, 2013— ProTek R/C’s next generation of Prodigy chargers deliver power and features that will impress even the most advanced enthusiast. Whether you’re a casual pilot or world champion racer like Atsushi Hara, you’ll be able to save lipo batteries that have been over-discharged with the “Pre-Charge” mode (612 Duo & 640), charge in a hurry with super-high charge rates, and use an open port to power additional DC equipment in the “Digital Power” mode. Not only are the new Prodigy chargers loaded with features but they&[]
Get The Power You Need With ProTek R/C’s All-New Prodigy Power Supplies | 11/16/2013 more
Chico, Ca, November 15, 2013 – ProTek R/C’s all-new Prodigy power supplies are feature filled, light on the wallet and take up less space on the workbench. The economical Prodigy 250 delivers 16.5 amps of current and 247 watts of power in a compact package. The Prodigy 500W features dual outputs with 33 amps of current, and 495 watts of power. The flagship Prodigy 1200W power supply comes with dual 60 amp outputs, 1200 watts of power and a handy 2.1 amp USB port for conveniently charging your mobile devices. The Prodigy 1200W also features an LED screen that displays the power o[]
Kyosho MP9 is Mine! | 11/14/2013 more
Want to win a free ready-to-run buggy with World Championship DNA? A Main Hobbies is giving away a Kyosho Inferno MP9 ReadySet in the “MP9 Is Mine” sweepstakes. When Kyosho announced the MP9 ReadySet we knew it would be a winner on the track because it shares the majority of it’s components with the 2010-2011 World Champion TKI3. Now that the MP9 ReadySet is here, what better way to celebrate it’s arrival then by giving one away. So how do you win? Simply click over to A Main Hobbies’ Facebook page using this link: https://api-apps.com/s/NEdl5i Once you&rsqu[]
2013 A Main Hobbies Labor Day Sale! | 08/30/2013 more
SAVE THIS WEEKEND!What beats enjoying your favorite hobbies outdoors with friends and family? Enjoying those good times with huge savings! This Labor Day weekend take advantage of A Main Hobbies' Labor Day Sale and you'll get 10% off when you spend $100 or more! Combine this offer with special Labor Day sale items to take advantage of the biggest savings of the year!Offer is valid 8:00pm (PST) August 30, 2013 – 11:59 PM (PST) September 2, 2013. Offer is not retroactive and minimum order value excludes gift voucher purchases, taxes, fees, or shipping costs. Returns, refunds, exchanges,[]
Hot New MIP Products | 08/26/2013 more
Hottest Products from MIPMIP's latest go-fast products cover all of your favorite brands. Bolt on their hop-ups, which have all been designed with the racetrack in mind, and your ride will be stronger and faster. Click on any of the links below to be taken to MIP's products designed specifically for your car or truck. Also, check out MIP's legendary wrenches, which many racers claim are the industry's toughest and longest lasting.[]
Labor Day Shootout @ Silver Dollar RC Raceway August 30 - September 1 | 08/12/2013 more
Nitro and electric 1/8-scale racers can expect a exciting and fun-filled race at Silver Dollar RC Raceway during A Main Hobbies’ Labor Day Shootout, August 30-September 1. Although the track has been run specifically for 1/10-scale the past few weeks for the ROAR Nationals, A Main Hobbies’ director of race events, Kevin Jelich, plans to put in an 1/8-scale layout with huge rhythm sections and flow nitro racers have come to expect. The massive Silver Dollar track will be completely utilized giving racers plenty of space to “stretch out” their racecars and sky []
A Main Hobbies Announces Free "Team" Shirt Give-A-Way! | 08/06/2013 more
While supplies last, orders of $150 or more will receive a free t-shirt featuring the A Main Hobbies and ProTek RC "team" logos on the front. That's right, you can now rock the t-shirts the A Main Hobbies' team drivers have been wearing this past year. Shirts are made of 90% pre-shrunk cotton, 10% polyester and are available in sizes small - 4XL. Offer is valid while supplies last. This free shirt option will appear in your cart once your total has reached $150. You will be required to select a size. Offer is not retroactive and minimum order value excludes gift voucher purchases, taxes, []
ROAR 1/10-scale Off-Road Nats Schedule | 08/05/2013 more
Tentative Schedule 2013 ROAR Electric Off Road Nationals Wednesday, August 7th Schedule 8:00am – Gates open – Pit set up 9:00am – Late registration/check in for registered drivers 9:00am – Technical inspection opens 10:00am – Rotating stock/modified practice – 12 at a time for 5 min. 1:00pm – Practice heats posted by random sort 2:00pm – Practice by heat – Round 1 – 6 minutes each (No tech) 5:00pm – Practice by heat – Round 2 – 6 minutes each (No tech) 8:00pm – Tech closes End of day Thursday, Augus[]
A Main Has You Covered, For The ROAR 1/10-scale Off-Road Nationals | 08/02/2013 more
Chico, Ca, August 2, 2013— Racers who are traveling to Chico, California for the ROAR 1/10-scale Nationals August 8-11 and are unable to bring pop-up shade, pit tables or electrical equipment are encouraged to contact A Main Hobbies. Please email our Facilities Manager Ruben Benitez at [email protected] We will provide covered pitting for you. Local racers, please bring pit tables, pop-up shade, extension cords, power strips and other equipment you’ll need for pitting. Please note that the permanent pit spaces are first come, first serve. If you need us to provide you with a covered []
A Main Hobbies' Silver Dollar Raceway Will Host ROAR 1/10-scale Electric Nationals | 08/02/2013 more
WATCH THE EVENT LIVE ONLINE WITH LIVE R/C LiveRC brings the racing action right to your computer or smart phone. Watch different angles of the ROAR Nationals “live” as they happen from the several trackside cameras. Live reporting will also fill you in on all the drama in the pits. Try Pro-Line's New X2 Compound Tires While They're At Unbeatable Prices Pro-Line recently developed it’s “X2” compound exclusively for high-bite outdoor tracks like A Main Hobbies’ Silver Dollar R/C Raceway. The compound was tested along with s[]
Pro-Line & A Main Hobbies Discount ROAR Spec Tires For Stock Classes | 07/31/2013 more
Chico, Ca July 31, 2013— Pro-Line Racing and A Main Hobbies have worked together to pass along a considerable discount on the spec tires used for the ROAR Nationals. It should be noted that racers can purchase Pro-Line’s “X2” spec tires for the ROAR Nationals anywhere that they are available, however, tires intended to be used for qualifying and the main events must be presented to A Main Hobbies’ officials at the event in unopened, original Pro-Line packaging. The tires will then receive a unique mark specifically for the race, after being inspected by the officials. All racers competin[]
Pro-Line “X2” Suburbs and Scrubs Chosen For ROAR Nationals’ Stock Classes | 07/22/2013 more
Chico, Ca, July 22, 2013— Pro-Line’s “X2” compound Suburbs and Scrubs tires have been selected for the ROAR 1/10-scale Off-Road Nationals’ stock classes. The ROAR Nationals are being hosted at A Main Hobbies’ Silver Dollar R/C Raceway August 8-11. Racers competing in the stock classes at the ROAR Nationals can purchase their tires for the event at the track during the race. X2 Suburbs will be used for both the stadium truck and short course classes. Stock 2WD buggy racers will be required to run X2 Scrubs up front with X2 Suburbs in the rear. All tires must be used with the stock inserts[]
IFMAR Chooses Pro-Line “X2” Suburbs & Scrubs Tires For The 1/10-scale World Championships | 07/22/2013 more
Chico, Ca, July 22 2013— IFMAR has chosen Pro-Line’s “X2” Suburbs 2.0 and Scrubs tires for this year’s IFMAR 1/10-scale Buggy World Championships. Racers will be required to use Pro-Line’s X2 Suburbs (Part no. 8213-002) rear tires for both the 2WD and 4WD classes with the stock foam inserts. In 4WD, racers will also be competing with Pro-Line’s X2 Scrubs (Part no. 8214-002) front tires with the stock inserts. Tires will be available at A Main Hobbies’ Silver Dollar R/C Raceway during the event. 2WD Front Tire- Open Rear Tire- Pro-Line “X2” Suburbs 2.0 (Part no. 821[]
Racers Pack A Main’s Outback Raceway, Maifield Shines At JConcepts Summer Indoor Nationals | 07/17/2013 more
The JConcepts’ Summer Indoor Nationals attracted a sellout crowd at A Main Hobbies’ Outback Raceway. Now in its fourth year at Outback Raceway, the race had nearly 300 entries packing the indoor facility. Team Associated/ JConcepts’ top pros Ryan Maifield and Steve Hartson raced as well as AE’s team manager Brent Thielke. The man behind JConcepts, Jason Rouna, was also in attendance to make sure that his top drivers and national series were well represented. Ryan Maifield showed why he is one of the world’s elite drivers. Maifield went on to top qualify and win all four of the classes he[]
Limited Edition World Championship Poster | 07/09/2013 more
The countdown to the IFMAR Worlds is underway and A Main Hobbies is celebrating in style with the Limited Edition Championship Poster. Made from 20x29” heavy 100lb matte stock and press printed with high resolution graphics, the Championship Poster will last for years and look great on your wall doin’ it. And the best part about the poster… it’s FREE! Grab yours while supplies last.To Receive the Poster for Free: Grab a smart phone or camera and snap a photo of any of the four Championship Poster ads from the September or October issue of Radio Control Car Action Ma[]
Everything From JConcepts On Sale Now At A Main Hobbies | 07/02/2013 more
July 22 12:00 a.m. - August 4 11:59 p.m. Grab your favorite JConcepts’ accessories while they’re on sale at A Main Hobbies. Everything from JConcepts is discounted 10% with deeper discounts on select items. Stock up on tires, bodies, hauler bags, and the latest JConcepts apparel while you can save cash. To view all of the items on sale from JConcepts click here: http://www.amain.com/jconcepts About A Main Hobbies A Main Hobbies is a leading Inter[]
A Main Hobbies' 4th of July Sale | 06/27/2013 more
Celebrate Independence Day the A Main Hobbies way! Get 10% back on all orders over $100 in our storewide 4th of July Sale. Save on everything we carry including additional deals on EcoPower, JQ Products, RB Products, Blade helis, BittyDesign, and SchuurSpeed. Make sure to see our Inventory Reduction section for kits, radios, engines and more at blowout prices. The A Main Hobbies’ 4th of July Sale starts July 3rd at 8:00pm PST, and ends at on the 4th of July at 11:59pm PST. **How The Sale Works You will receive additional rewards points equivalent to 10% off for qualifying purchase[]
JConcepts’ National Tour Visits A Main Hobbies’ Outback Raceway For 2013 Summer Indoor Nationals | 06/21/2013 more
JConcepts’ national tour visits A Main Hobbies’ Outback Raceway July 12th-14th for the Summer Indoor Nationals. Outback Raceway has hosted the JCon Summer Nats four consecutive years. The national-caliber race draws over 250 entries with several factory drivers competing on the high-bite indoor surface. The facility is air-conditioned, features over 140 permanent pit spots, and racers can conveniently order directly from A Main. Last year, racers from California, Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Nevada, Arizona, Texas, Indiana and Florida made the trip to Chico, California for Northern California[]
A Main Hobbies Expands YS Engine Line-Up—YS 91SRX-"Tareq Edition" and “Warbird Special” Engines Now Available | 06/20/2013 more
Chico, Ca, June 20, 2013—A Main Hobbies will be expanding the YS engine line-up to now include the four-stroke “Warbird Special” (YS 115FZ-WS), fuel-injected YS FZ115-S, YS DZ70, YS FZ175, and powerful YS 91SRX “Tareq Edition” 700-sized heli engine. Demanding 3D nitro-heli pilots will recognize the name Tareq Alsaadi, who’s regarded as one of the world’s top 3D pilots. The “Tareq Edition” 91SRX, which has been co-developed by Tareq, will provide heli pilots crisp, responsive power. The engine has been upgraded with a new carburetor, performance piston and sleeve, as well as a lightweight ma[]
A Main Hobbies Now The Exclusive West Coast Distributor Of BittyDesign | 06/20/2013 more
Chico, Ca, June 20 2013 – BittyDesign’s fresh, new-look Lexan bodies, car stands, 1/8-scale off-road wings and apparel is now available through A Main Hobbies. Look like a “factory pro” the next time you roll up to the track sporting one of Bitty’s casual t-shirts or hoodies. Lay down a sick paint scheme on your new body with their easy to use Liquid Mask. Save your ride’s foam inserts by having it sit in-style atop Bitty’s acrylic car stand. To see all of the hot, new products from BittyDesign click here: BittyDesign@AMainHobbies About BittyDesign BittyDesign burst onto the []
Tessmann And Silver Dollar R/C Raceway Super-Consistent For Pre-Worlds | 06/12/2013 more
Tessmann And Silver Dollar R/C Raceway Super-Consistent For Pre-Worlds The world’s top pros spent four days at A Main Hobbies’ Silver Dollar R/C Raceway for the Pre-Worlds in preparation for this year’s coveted World Championships. It was decided on day one to treat the track’s surface with sugar, which created quite a stir. In the end, the traction was plentiful, dependable and everyone knew it was the right decision. With the track being prepped with sugar, the precedent has now been set for it to be run that way for both the ROAR Nationals and IFMAR 1/10-scale World Championships; bo[]
A Main Hobbies Chooses Pro-Line “X2” Suburbs And Scrubs as “Spec” Tires For IFMAR Pre-Worlds | 06/03/2013 more
Chico, Ca, June 4, 2013 – A Main Hobbies has chosen Pro-Line’s “X2” Suburbs and Scrubs as the “spec” tires for the IFMAR Pre-Worlds. The 2WD modified front tires are "open" and racers are allowed to run whatever front tires they choose for 2WD. Although these tires and stock foam inserts will be used exclusively for the Pre-Worlds, an official decision from IFMAR regarding the spec tires for the World Championships later in September has not been made. IFMAR will make their official decision based on the three recommendations from A Main Hobbies after the Pre-Worlds, when they’ve had the op[]
The World’s Fastest Square Off At Silver Dollar R/C Raceway For The IFMAR Pre-Worlds | 05/30/2013 more
The who’s who of 1/10-scale off-road racing will have their first crack at A Main Hobbies’ Silver Dollar RC Raceway at next week’s IFMAR Pre-Worlds June 6th-9th. The “Flyin’ Ryans” of Team Associated, A Main Hobbies/Tamiya’s Lee Martin, Hot Bodies’ Ty Tessman, Team Durango/A Main Hobbies’ Ryan Lutz, Associated’s Neil Cragg, TLR’s Dustin Evans and the rest of the world championship contenders will be working feverishly to figure out the new surface and their machines. The knowledge gained will give the favorites the confidence they need to finish atop the podium when it really counts; later []
Blair And Rodriguez Victorious AT A Main Hobbies’ Silver Dollar Off-Road Challenge | 05/20/2013 more
Chico, Ca, May 20th, 2013 – The dust has settled, and only the rubber that produced the optimum racing line remains at A Main Hobbies’ Silver Dollar RC Raceway. With hundreds of racers competing in the Inaugural Silver Dollar Off-Road Challenge thousands of laps were put in by racers who ran on the new surface, and said it was one of the best they’d ever competed on. Racers were also stoked with the 16 features world-renown track builder, Joey Christensen, utilized to create one epic 1/8-scale layout. The track took center stage during the weekend’s race, but when it[]
Huge Savings On Your Favorite Tekno RC Gear This Week Only At A Main Hobbies | 05/09/2013 more
A Main Hobbies has partnered with premiere sponsor Tekno RC to run a weeklong sale on everything from Tekno RC to coincide with the Silver Dollar Off-Road Challenge. During the week of May 13th-20th, racers can save 10% on all Tekno RC kits and 20% on all parts. If you’ve ever wanted one of Tekno’s popular race vehicles, proven “Traktion Drive” slipper clutch systems, or conversions for your nitro 1/8-scale vehicle now is the time to buy. Click the following link to view all of sale items from Tekno RC. About A Main Hobbies A Main Hobbies is a leading Internet re[]
A Main Hobbies The Exclusive Retailer of Revolutionary New J1S Designs’ “Cyclone” Carbon Fiber Blades | 05/08/2013 more
Most products in the RC industry evolve at a slow and steady pace, but every once in awhile a product creates a revolution. When a new product is so advanced, so revolutionary, it disrupts the status quo and the industry is changed forever— the new J1S Designs’ “Cyclone” Carbon Fiber Heli Blades have done just that. Installing the J1S Designs’ Cyclone blades will transform the performance of your 3D beast. Pilots who’ve flown with the Cyclone blades experience better lift, improved response, and increased stability. You can only order a pair of J1S Design[]
A Main Hobbies Inks Deal With Multiple Australian Champ Kyle McBride | 04/18/2013 more
Chico, Ca, April 18, 2013 – 17-year old, 3-time Australian National Champ Kyle McBride has signed with A Main. The young, super-talented McBride will represent ProTek RC and A Main Hobbies along with his current sponsors all over the world. McBride had this to say, "I'm excited to be on a growing team and to represent an international power such as A Main Hobbies and ProTek RC. I will be pushing the brand over here in Australia and look forward to bringing the team many results in the near future and the rest of the 2013 season! I want to thank Marty Korn and the entire A Main team fo[]
A Main Hobbies Partners With “The Dirt’s” Joey Christensen On New Layout And Soil. | 04/18/2013 more
Chico, Ca, April 18, 2013 ? After extensive testing A Main Hobbies has opted to replace the high-bite clay at Silver Dollar RC Raceway with a local soil chosen by world-renown track builder, Joey Christensen. The decision to use a local soil in lieu of the hard-packed clay will benefit racers who will experience less tire wear and more impressive track features. According to Joey Christensen, “the new soil was necessary to build killer layouts and to be worthy of the SDRCR facility.” The new surface will be easier to shape and change for track layouts.” Christensen will a[]
A Main Hobbies Signs 4-Time European Champion Lee Martin | 04/10/2013 more
A Main is excited to announce that multi-National and European Champion Lee Martin has joined the A Main and ProTek RC racing team. Martin is not only one of Europe’s top racers, but he is also one of the most-respected. Martin’s decorated resume includes 6 national championships, 4 European Championships and 4 IFMAR World Championship finals. You’ll be able to catch Martin racing with his new ProTek RC gear and A Main threads at the BRCA National series as well as the EFRA warm-up race. “We have a lot of great customers in Europe and want to continue growing our pre[]
A Main Hobbies’ Silver Dollar Off-Road Challenge Presented By Team Associated, Pro-Line, Byron Fuels and Tekno RC | 03/27/2013 more
A Main Hobbies’ Silver Dollar RC Raceway will launch it’s outdoor, nitro off-road racing season with the inaugural Off-Road Challenge presented by Team Associated, Pro-Line, Byron Fuels and Tekno RC. The track’s massive straightaway, insane traction, covered pits and in-town location are just a few of the reasons why the Off-Road Challenge will become a staple for premiere West Coast races. Classes will be offered for both Pro and Open racers, 40+ racers, electric buggy/truggy and there will also be an Open 4WD SCT class. The Off-Road Challenge will host several local food vendors to give t[]
A Main Hobbies' Silver Dollar Raceway Will Host ROAR 1/10-scale Electric Nationals | 03/25/2013 more
Chico, Ca, March 25, 2013 – Known for being the online superstore where racers shop, A Main has also become the place where races are held. The ROAR 1/10-scale Electric Off-Road National Championships will be run at the massive, newly constructed Silver Dollar RC Raceway. Electric off-road racers with aspirations of being a national champion will want to mark their calendars for August 8th-11th. The race will be open for both stock and modified off-road racers. All racers must comply with ROAR rules and have a current ROAR membership. The super, high-bite Silver Dollar raceway is su[]
ProTek RC Pit Caddy | 03/21/2013 more
Chico, Ca, March 21, 2013 – Be prepared and take everything you need to pit row with ProTek RC’s Pit Caddy. When you walk up the drivers’ stand to race in your main event the last thing you want to worry about is whether or not your pit guy is prepared. ProTek RC’s Pit Caddy features two large sides with several convenient pockets for storing all of your tools and gear. Three four-inch outer pockets are perfect for housing glow igniters, temp guns, and glow-plug wrenches. Ten smaller loops inside the Pit Caddy neatly hold your tuning screwdrivers and hand tools neede[]
EcoPower Releases "Electron 610 AC" Charger For Lipo/LiFe/NiMH Batteries | 03/21/2013 more
Chico, Ca, March 21, 2013 – EcoPower’s “Electron 610 AC” charger can do it all, at an affordable price: Charge at up to 10-amps, set five adjustable profiles and charge all popular types of RC batteries (Lipo/LiFe/NiMH). The computer controlled Electron 610AC features a built-in power supply so users won’t have to invest in an additional unit to power their charger. Multiple charge modes let you choose between “normal”, “fast”, and “storage”, giving you flexibility when you’re at the track or on a hiatus. The Electron 6[]
A Main Hobbies 4th Annual Outback Shootout Presented By Tekin, DE Racing and Panther Tires | 03/06/2013 more
Chico, Ca, March 6, 2013 – A Main’s Outback Raceway presented by Tekin, DE Racing and Panther Tires hosted the 4th Annual Outback Shootout. Racers from all over the west coast converged at A Main’s indoor race facility to compete in the racing season’s kick-off classic. With nearly 200 entries, the indoor facility was a buzz as competitors had the opportunity to race alongside A Main’s sponsored racers Tyler Vik, Curtis Door, Eric Albano, and Austin Blair. The Sacramento-based BMiller Racing team traveled north to Chico, California and proved that they have o[]
Steal The Deal | 02/19/2013 more
“Steal the Deal” With A Main Hobbies Year-Round Sale Chico, Ca, February 19, 2013 – A Main Hobbies has announced it’s “Steal the Deal” year-round sale for thousands of RC products. The inventory for the “Steal the Deal” sale is dynamically updated every day, practically every minute. RC car, truck, heli and plane enthusiasts can “steal” a great buy on products as prices fall or they can roll the dice to see if the price continues to drop. The products added each day are not limited to discontinued items, and will include oversto[]
ProTek RC "TruTorque" Shock Pliers | 02/14/2013 more
Chico, Ca, February 19, 2013 – From now on you’ll only need one tool for your shocks—the versatile ProTek RC “TruTorque” Shock Pliers. Grab ahold of your 1/10-scale or 1/8-scale shock shafts, shock bodies and ball ends without scuffing or marring their surfaces. The ProTek RC “TruTorque” Shock Pliers are a must for any serious racer who routinely tunes their suspension package. The “nut-cracker” shape of the all-aluminum pliers allows users to gauge the compression applied to the part that his held. The surface of the Shock Pliers has been anodized black, and features a slight texture to[]
ProTek RC Announces "TruGrip" Traction Compounds | 02/13/2013 more
Chico, Ca, February 12, 2013 – Put your ride on rails with ProTek RC’s “TruGrip” Traction Compounds. Available in three strengths, so you’ll be hooked up on every type of surface. ProTek RC’s “TruGrip” is offered in light, medium, and maximum strength formulas. The compounds are colored-coded for easy identification. TruGrip is shipped in convenient four-ounce bottles that are easily stowed in your pit bag or toolbox. A pump-style sprayer produces a fine mist, so you to can coat your tires evenly without wasting excess additive. ProTek RC TruGrip “Light” Traction Compound is pe[]
A Main Hobbies' Outback Shootout Kicks Off The Racing Season | 02/13/2013 more
Chico, Ca, February 13, 2013 – A Main Hobbies’ Outback Raceway will be hosting it’s annual Outback Shootout March 1st through March 3rd to kick-off the indoor racing season. Outback’s indoor track is known for it’s consistent, high-bite clay surface and challenging layouts. The pits are heated, and there are classes for all electric off-road racers. Competitors will automatically be entered to win dozens of raffled prizes from our sponsors. A Main Hobbies’ massive inventory will be available to racers who need miscellaneous parts while competing, and those will conveniently delivered to []
ProTek RC Announces "Supreme Power" 100C Lipo Batteries | 02/06/2013 more
Chico, Ca, February 13, 2013 – Get all of the punch and runtime you crave with ProTek RC’s new and improved Supreme Power 100C Lipo batteries. ProTek RC’s "Supreme Power" 100C lipo batteries have been laboratory tested against competitors to ensure their quality and consistency. Not only has the “C” rating drastically improved, but so has the capacity for several of ProTek’s best sellers. ProTek battery packs are available in standard 2S sizes including a “shorty pack” for racers who prefer a lighter battery, and 1S and 2S batteries designed specifically for pan cars. ProTek also offers []
2013 Race Schedule For Outback & Silver Dollar Raceways | 02/06/2013 more
Chico, Ca, February 6, 2013 – A Main Hobbies’ Outback and Silver Dollar Raceways will be hosting eleven races during the 2013 racing season. Both the ROAR 1/10-scale Off-Road National Championships as well as the IFMAR 1/10-scale Electric Off-Road World Championships will be held at Silver Dollar Raceway. Silver Dollar Raceway has a massive, covered driver’s stand, is constructed with premium, high-bite clay and has enough pit spaces for hundreds of racers. It’s the perfect venue for hosting both championships. Regardless of the weather, Outback Raceway’s heated pits and climate-controlled[]
Important Message From CEO Regarding Shipping Options | 02/04/2013 more
Dear Valued Customer, We at A Main Hobbies spend a tremendous amount of time, energy, and resources providing the absolute finest customer service in the RC industry. It is with that in mind that we have listened to your valued feedback and implemented a change with regards to providing the most optimal shipping methods when placing your orders at AMain.com. Our business philosophy is founded on the principal that our customers deserve fast, affordable shipping options. Every action we take is with this principal in mind. In August, we implemented a new shipping service, called Mail Innovat[]
ProTek RC Digital Servos Receive New Specs | 01/22/2013 more
Chico, Ca, January 22, 2012 – ProTek RC digital servos receive new specifications after stringent, universal testing. A core principal of ProTek RC is to over deliver, which is why the servo’s initial listed specifications were lower than the servo's capabilities. After extensive laboratory testing of both ProTek and competing servos, it was clear that ProTek RC servos were significantly underrated. RC professionals and industry experts noted that the servos were markedly faster and more powerful than advertised. “The servos I tested seemed much more powerful than rated. That is a good t[]
Two-Time World Champ Atsushi Hara Teams Up With A Main Hobbies & ProTek RC | 01/03/2013 more
Chico, Ca, January 3, 2013 – A Main Hobbies is proud to announce that two-time World Champion, Atsushi Hara, will be racing for A Main Hobbies and ProTek RC. Hara, who is regarded as one of the most-talented RC racers of all time, has won a world title in 1/10-scale electric touring car and 1/8-scale nitro off-road, two very different disciplines— cementing his place in RC history. For the 2013 season, Hara will be racing with ProTek’s Supreme Power Lipo batteries, Prodigy chargers and ProTek’s complete line of RC accessories. “Hara’s presence will elevate our race team. He is one of the mo[]
ProTek RC Universal Radio Case | 12/27/2012 more
Chico, Ca, December 27, 2012 – A Main Hobbies announces the all-new ProTek RC Universal Aluminum Radio Case (part# PTK-8160) featuring custom foam inserts for all of the hottest surface and air radios. The radio case’s lightweight, yet rugged aluminum outer shell has two lockable latches to secure your radio when it’s stowed. The handsome brushed, grey aluminum case has black, heavy-duty reinforced corners to ensure that nothing damages your radio. A molded, plastic handle provides a comfortable grip for carrying your radio to and from the pits. Extra space inside the case can be used for s[]
A Main Hobbies Releases ProTek RC Prodigy TakeCharge USB Charger | 12/27/2012 more
Chico, Ca, December 27, 2012 – ProTek RC’s TakeCharge USB Charger can power up your favorite USB devices by utilizing your 2S-4S Lipo/LiFe/Li-Ion batteries. Charge your cell phone, media players or any other device that requires a 2-amp output charge. This handy charger is small, hence it’s name and will fit in your pocket or pit box. The TakeCharge USB Charger (part# ptk-8509) has built-in cutoff circuitry to protect your batteries so they won’t discharge past their appropriate thresholds. Just plug the charger’s Dean style connector into your battery and it’s ready to charge your most imp[]
ProTek RC Dual Power Bus Advanced Linear Voltage Regulator | 12/27/2012 more
Chico, Ca, December 19, 2012 – A Main Hobbies announces the ProTek RC Dual Power Bus Advanced Linear Voltage Regulator (part# ptk-4000). Protect your aircraft from voltage spikes and switching noise with this low profile, easy to mount unit. The case is an aluminum heatsink that effectively dissipates heat. An external switchboard with a one-watt LED can be mounted outside the aircraft’s fuselage to signal when the low-voltage threshold has been reached. There is also an audible alarm to signal when the power system’s voltage is too low. All of the unit’s cables, switches and the LED are i[]
Cyber Monday Sale - 10% OFF Storewide | 11/25/2012 more
A Main Hobbies is continuing our amazing holiday offers, by announcing a storewide sale on Cyber Monday. Use the coupon code CYBWES12 and receive 10% off any order over $100. There is no better time to pick up the perfect RC gift for your friends and loved ones. Start Shopping Now! Offer is valid 12:00 AM PST November 26, 2012 – 11:59 PM PST November 26, 2012. Offer is not retroactive and minimum order value excludes gift voucher purchases, taxes, fees, or shipping costs. Returns, refunds, exchanges, and other modifications to the original order that bring it[]
A Main Hobbies Now The Exclusive North American Retailer Of Yokomo Products | 11/14/2012 more
Chico, Ca, November 14, 2012 – A Main Hobbies announces that it will now be the Exclusive Retailer of Yokomo products. A Main Hobbies will carry Yokomo’s line of off-road and on-road race vehicles, as well as the parts and products to support both racing lines. “Yokomo has always been a top-shelf brand that racers have gravitated towards. We’re excited to carry Yokomo and to support racers who want their product.” - A Main Hobbies CEO Kendall Bennett. About Yokomo Yokomo was one of the first []
Fall Brawl | 10/31/2012 more
Chico, Ca, October 31, 2012 – A Main Hobbies announces the Fall Brawl indoor off-road race held at Outback Raceway. The two-day event takes place November 17th & 18th. Racers please note that the 17.5-turn stock classes are non-ramping (no timing). Register online at rcsignup.com.[]
A Main Hobbies Picks Up The Goblin From SAB Heli Division | 10/25/2012 more
Chico, California, October 22, 2012 – SAB Heli Division adds A Main Hobbies as an authorized retailer in the U.S. A Main Hobbies, a leading Internet retailer and growing presence in the RC Helicopter segment now offers SAB’s Goblin helicopters. The uniquely designed and ultra-fast Goblin, flown by top pros Bert Kammerer and Kyle Stacy, have been well received by pilots in the current 700 and 630 size frames. Traditional aesthetics have been replaced with innovative styling. The presence and popularity of the machines at the flying fields lead A Main Hobbies to request that i[]
A Main Hobbies' Silver Dollar Raceway World's Warm-Up Race Report | 10/25/2012 more
Chico, Ca, October 22, 2012 – The weekend’s competition was fierce as several manufacturers made their way to the new Silver Dollar RC Raceway for this year’s World’s Warm-Up race. Top drivers from Team Associated, Kyosho, and Hot Bodies and A Main Hobbies seized the opportunity to get familiar with Silver Dollar’s racing surface, enormous drivers stand, stadium lighting and premier facilities. For many, this was their first chance to compete on the newly constructed Silver Dollar track. “It was absolutely amazing,” said Team Associated’s Ryan Maifield. “The track has tons of grip and the d[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C Line Of Digital Servos | 10/25/2012 more
Chico, Ca, October 23, 2012 – A Main Hobbies announces the all-new ProTek R/C line of digital, high-voltage servos. Whether you’re on a budget or you need a servo for the highest level of competition, ProTek R/C’s servos have you covered. The servo’s metal-gear construction and dual ball bearings are built to handle all of the abuse you can dish out. No wimpy plastic servo horns here, the entire line of servos also includes aluminum servo horns. The 200 and 300 series heli and plane servos come with “clamping style” aluminum horns for easily adjusting sub trim. “I had the opportu[]
PRESS UPDATE: U.S. NITRO WORLDS WARM-UP DRIVERS CONFIRMED- KYOSHO, TEAM ASSOCIATED, TEAM LOSI RACING, HOT BODIES, A MAIN HOBBIES | 10/04/2012 more
PRESS UPDATE: Chico, CA, October 4, 2012 Top Drivers from Team Associated, Kyosho, Team Losi Racing, Hot Bodies and A Main Hobbies confirmed for this year’s U.S. Nitro Worlds Warm-Up. The 2012 U.S. Nitro Worlds Warm-Up is set to be an epic prelude as top drivers Ryan Cavalieri, Ryan Maifield, Brent Thielke, Chad Bradley, Curtis Door, Austin Blair, Tyler Vik, Jared Tebo, and the current World Champion, Cody King prepare for one final battle before the 2012 IFMAR World Championships in Argentina. “This is the type of driving talent our new Silver Dollar R/C Raceway was designed[]
A Main Hobbies Announces New "Big League" T-Shirt Giveaway | 10/03/2012 more
While supplies last, orders of $150 or more will receive a free t-shirt featuring the new "Big League" logo on the front. The back, features the AMain.com logo. Shirts are made of 90% pre-shrunk cotton, 10% polyester and are available in sizes small - 4XL. Offer is valid while supplies last. This free shirt option will appear in your cart once your total has reached $150. You will be required to select a size. Offer is not retroactive and minimum order value excludes gift voucher purchases, taxes, fees, or shipping costs. Returns, refunds, exchanges, and other modifications to the original []
A Main Hobbies and RB Products Partner in North America | 09/10/2012 more
Chico, California, September 12, 2012 – RB France selects A Main Hobbies to distribute their complete line of off-road and on-road racing products in the US. RB engines have long been a standard for performance and reliability and have proven for 20 years that they know what it takes to win. Introduced in 1992, RB Products has expanded from engines and tuned pipes to fuel, tires, batteries, cars and other accessories. The brand has enjoyed strong and consistent results including four World Championship titles, twenty-one European Championship titles and several N[]
2012 A Main Hobbies Labor Day Sale! | 08/24/2012 more
Click here for special Labor Day Sale items! What beats enjoying your favorite hobbies outdoors with friends and family? Enjoying those good times with huge savings! This Labor Day weekend take advantage of A Main Hobbies' Labor Day Sale and you'll get 10% off when you spend $100 or more! Combine this offer with special Labor Day sale items to take advantage of the biggest savings of the year! Offer is valid 12:00 AM September 1, 2012 – 11:59 PM September 3, 2012. Offer is not retroactive and minimum order value excludes gift voucher purchases, taxes, fees, or shipping[]
A Main Hobbies Announces - Revolution Design Racing Products | 08/10/2012 more
Chico, California, August 10, 2012 – A Main Hobbies is now carrying the innovative German designed products from Revolution Design Racing Products in North America. This exciting new brand from Sven Rudig and Michael Vollmer can now be purchased at A Main Hobbies. The German designed tools and accessories are engineered to ensure precision and function. Revolution Design Racing Products (RDRP) look fairly simple, yet are anything but ordinary. “You will find attention on every detail of all products. You will feel the quality and you will love the innovative design – Revolu[]
UPDATE -A Main Hobbies Announces the 5th Annual Labor Day Shootout at Silver Dollar RC Raceway! | 08/02/2012 more
Chico, CA, August 2, 2012 - UPDATE A Main Hobbies announces that the annual Labor Day Shootout, a staple of the Northern California racing scene, will be now be held August 31 through September 2 as the inaugural major racing event held at the brand new Silver Dollar RC Raceway! Located on the Silver Dollar Fairgrounds in Chico, CA, Silver Dollar RC Raceway was built in 2012 as the ideal location for large RC racing events and was selected to host the 2013 IFMAR Electric Off-Road World Championships. The Labor Day Shootout is the first opportunity for racers from outside of the local area []
A Main Hobbies Announces the Latest Engines, Pipes and Accessories From nVision | 07/31/2012 more
A Main Hobbies Announces the Latest Engines, Pipes and Accessories From nVision Chico, California, August 2, 2012 – A Main Hobbies is excited to announce that the nVision line of products is now available in the US. Designed by IFMAR World Champion Adrien Bertin and developed by a world-class team of drivers, including multi-time European Champion Yannick Aigoin, nVision engines use patented CRF technology for increased power and efficiency. The crankshaft technology found in the popular 3 and 5 port engine[]
A Main Hobbies Announces The JConcepts Summer Indoor Nationals Sale! | 07/05/2012 more
To celebrate the fourth annual JConcepts Summer Indoor Nationals at Outback Raceway, A Main Hobbies is having a big sale on everything JConcepts makes! From July 5-22, racers can stock up on the gear they need for summer as we take up to 10% off the price of JConcepts' entire line of tires, wheels, bodies, apparel, and more. To start shopping through our complete selection of JConcepts products, click here: http://www.amain.com/brand.php/id/98/n/JConcepts-RC-Car-Truck-Parts-Bodies-Wheels-Tools-More[]
A Main Hobbies Welcomes Jason Bell! | 05/30/2012 more
Chico, California, May 30, 2012 - A Main Hobbies welcomes Jason Bell to the company's Chico, CA headquarters, where he will join the customer service department as a helicopter technician. At the age of 21, Bell has been an avid RC enthusiast for 12 years and has focused on helicopters for the past seven. He has traveled across the country and around the world while flying as a demo pilot for many of the industry's biggest companies, including current sponsors Avant RC, EDGE, Thunder Power, YS Engines, Horizon Hobby, Castle Creations, Scorp[]
A Main Hobbies Announces Its First Giveaway T-Shirt Design Contest! | 05/03/2012 more
Chico, California, May 4, 2012 - For the fourth year in a row, A Main Hobbies will be giving away free t-shirts for all qualifying orders placed while supplies last. However, this year's t-shirt will be designed by someone new...it could be you! A Main Hobbies' first t-shirt design contest is giving one lucky hobbyist the chance to design our 2012 giveaway t-shirt. If your design is chosen it will be printed on thousands of t-shirts and shipped to A Main Hobbies customers around the world! Official rules: T-shirt may be any color, but must be desi[]
A Main Hobbies Announces New 70C LiPo Flight Packs From ProTek R/C! | 05/02/2012 more
Chico, California, May 2, 2012 - A Main Hobbies' brand ProTek R/C announces three new LiPo battery flight packs that boast an incredible 70C discharge rating! Get the Punch! "We do our own battery testing, using a third-party computerized battery analyzer, in a very closely controlled lab environment." said Kendall Bennett, CEO of A Main Hobbies. "We test our batteries extensively against comparable packs from other leading manufacturers to ensure consistent performance and quality. Throughout[]
A Main Hobbies Announces New ProTek R/C "Prodigy 620 DUO" Charger | 04/30/2012 more
Chico, California, April 30, 2012 - A Main Hobbies announces the newest ProTek R/C charger, the Prodigy 620 DUO. There is no such thing as too much power and the Prodigy 620 DUO is an impressive charger that has the power you need to get your batteries charged quickly, with the features, reliability, and customer support you have come to expect from ProTek R/C! The Prodigy 620 DUO features two independent 400 Watt channels, each with its own control panel, LCD display, balance ports and sensor ports. Plus, each channel has its own blue backlit LCD display with white characters to pro[]
A Main Hobbies Announces New Li-Poly Flight Packs from EcoPower! | 04/27/2012 more
Chico, California, April 27, 2012 - A Main Hobbies' brand EcoPower announces four new Li-Poly flight packs to join the lineup of budget-friendly accessories! Why EcoPower? EcoPower products were designed to fill the void between A Main Hobbies' signature brand, ProTek R/C, and generic alternatives available overseas. The result is a combination of high quality, low-cost products backed by award-winning customer service and support. Specifications: Type: Lithium Polymer Connector Type: Ultra T-Style Balancer Type: Align/E-Flite compatible (XH) Maximum C[]
A Main Hobbies Announces "Sport Race" 3S Li-Poly Packs With Traxxas Connectors From ProTek R/C! | 04/16/2012 more
Chico, California, April 16, 2012 – A Main Hobbies' brand ProTek R/C announces its new "Sport Race" 25C Li-Poly Hard Case Battery Pack (11.1V/5000mAh) with Traxxas plug installed, making it the perfect drop-in choice for Traxxas' VXL-equipped cars and trucks. Part No.: PTK-LPS-5000-3S25 Price: $74.99 This 3S LiPo battery pack has been developed specifically for Traxxas 3S LiPo applications and is recommended for the Traxxas Slash VXL, Slash 4x4 VXL, E-Revo Brushless, E-Maxx Brushless and XO-1 vehicles, as []
A Main Hobbies Announces Green "Pinchless" St. Patrick's Day T-Shirt Giveaway | 03/15/2012 more
Chico, California, March 15, 2012 - In honor of St. Patrick's Day, the A Main Hobbies "International" graphic was printed on a very limited run of green "Pinchless" t-shirts. These shirts will be given away in qualifying orders placed from March 16-18 while supplies last! This special green shirt features the A Main Hobbies "International" graphic, with four icons beneath the logo that represent the four most popular facets of the hobby: cars, boats, airplanes, and helicopters. The same design has been printed on the back, over a unique world map graphic. Cla[]
A Main Hobbies Announces the One Millionth Order Promo Winner: Brannon Beauchamp! | 03/14/2012 more
Chico, California, March 14, 2012 - On February 7th, A Main Hobbies announced that it was approaching order #1,000,000 and that the lucky customer who placed it would be given the value of that order in store credit. The winning order was placed on March 5th; Brannon Beauchamp was just 13 seconds late and placed order #1,000,001. So why did he win? Order #1,000,000 was placed by an International customer who purchased a single A Main Hobbies sticker sheet - the total value of the order came out to just $4.64. After more than a week of unsuccessfully trying to contact []
A Main Hobbies and ProTek R/C Invade Readers Choice Awards! | 02/29/2012 more
Chico, California, March 6, 2012 - A Main Hobbies and ProTek R/C are invading the 2012 Radio Control Car Action Readers' Choice Awards! ProTek R/C products are among the nominees to win the coveted trophies, which are chosen by the readers of Radio Control Car Action and announced at the annual RCX show, held this year at the Long Beach Convention Center in Long Beach, CA on April 28-29. Here's the catch: each ProTek R/C item that wins a Readers' Choice award will be offered at half price on Monday, April 30, following the RCX show! Don't wait! Voting closes on March 19, 2012 - h[]
A Main Hobbies Is Giving Away Its One Millionth Order! | 02/01/2012 more
Chico, California, February 7, 2012 - A Main Hobbies announces that, in less than eight years since its grand opening in 2004, its customers have placed nearly one million orders! To say thank you to those customers for their support, A Main Hobbies wants to celebrate order #1,000,000 in a very special way, by giving that order to the lucky recipient...for free! The customer who places order #1,000,000 will receive the full value of that order (minus gift cards) in store credit; this includes any fees or taxes accrued by placing the order. OFFICIAL RULES: Winning order, alon[]
A Main Hobbies - ProTek R/C Flight Team Sets Its Sights on 2012! | 02/01/2012 more
Chico, California, February 2, 2012 - A Main Hobbies, along with ProTek R/C, introduces its flight team pilots for the 2012 season. The team will attend major fun-flies and competitions across the U.S., leading up to the 2012 International Radio Control Helicopter Association Jamboree at the AMA National Flying Site in Muncie, IN. You can follow along with the A Main Hobbies - ProTek R/C flight team by logging onto the team's official blog site, http://www.amain.com/team, where each pilot will blog about his experiences at big events, the local flying field, and other R/C-related topics. []
A Main Hobbies Announces Team Losi Racing 22T Treasure Hunt! | 01/18/2012 more
Chico, California, January 19, 2012 - The hunt is on! A Main Hobbies announces its first giveaway of the year, the Team Losi Racing 22T Treasure Hunt. The Team Losi Racing 22T stadium truck is one of the hottest releases of 2012, and A Main Hobbies is giving one away...for free! Hidden somewhere among the nearly 50,000 pages on www.amain.com will be a small picture of the Team Losi Racing 22T; the first person to click on the picture will be asked to fill out his or her name and e-mail address. That's it! The winner will receive a Team Losi Racing 22T stadium truck kit and ProTek R/C 4100[]
A Main Hobbies-ProTek R/C Pro Racing Team Gears Up For 2012! | 01/12/2012 more
Chico, California, January 12, 2012 - A Main Hobbies, along with ProTek R/C, introduces its pro racing team drivers for the 2012 season. The team will contest major off-road races in the U.S. and abroad, leading up to the 2012 IFMAR Fuel Off-Road World Championships in Argentina. You can follow along with the A Main Hobbies - ProTek R/C racing team by logging onto the team's official blog site, http://www.amain.com/team, where each driver will blog about his experiences at big events, local races, and other R/C racing-related topics. Among the exciting announcements are chassis []
A Main Hobbies Introduces New EcoPower Brand | 01/02/2012 more
Chico, California, January 2, 2012 - A Main Hobbies introduces EcoPower, a new line of accessories aimed at the hobbyist on a budget. Why EcoPower? EcoPower products were designed to fill the void between A Main Hobbies' signature brand, ProTek R/C, and generic alternatives available overseas. The result is a combination of high quality, low-cost products backed by award-winning customer service and support. The Products The first two items available under the EcoPower brand are batteries that cover many surface and air applications. EcoPower batteries are tested in hou[]
A Main Hobbies Announces New 70C LiPo Packs From ProTek R/C! | 12/23/2011 more
Chico, California, December 23, 2011 - A Main Hobbies' brand ProTek R/C announces four new LiPo battery packs that boast an incredible 70C discharge rating! Get the Punch! "We do our own battery testing, using a third-party computerized battery analyzer, in a very closely controlled lab environment." said Kendall Bennett, CEO of A Main Hobbies. "We test our batteries extensively against comparable packs from other leading manufacturers to ensure consistent performance and quality. Throughout t[]
A Main Hobbies Partners With Neobuggy for NEO12 Race | 12/14/2011 more
Chico, California, December 14, 2011 – A Main Hobbies announced that it will partner with Neobuggy for NEO12, to be held April 6-9, 2012 at Harper Adams College in Newport, Shropshire UK. The seventh running of the Neo Race marks the first time that A Main Hobbies team drivers will venture across the Atlantic for the event, with former U.S. National Champion Chad Bradley, team manager Marty Korn, and a third driver scheduled to compete. In addition, the A Main Hobbies video production team will make the trip to film the event. "The opportunity to []
A Main Hobbies Introduces DirtChamp Design To U.S. Market | 11/21/2011 more
Chico, California, November 21, 2011 – A Main Hobbies and DirtChamp Design announced today that the DirtChamp Design (DCD) line of products, including the innovative TimeR lap counting system, will now be available in the U.S. through A Main Hobbies. TimeR uses small IR transponders, Bluetooth technology, and DCD's LapR software to provide real-time, wireless lap counting. DCD's iLapR app for Apple's iOS makes TimeR's information available via mobile devices so that racers may record their own data. "The TimeR system from Dirt Champ Design[]
A Main Hobbies Welcomes Derrick Threatt! | 11/01/2011 more
Chico, California, November 1, 2011 – A Main Hobbies announced today that it has hired Derrick Threatt to join its photo/video department, where he will help develop the media portfolio for A Main Hobbies and ProTek RC. A Main Hobbies welcomes Derrick Threatt, owner of RC Heli Resource, to the position of Video Production Specialist. Derrick will call upon his vast experience in photography and videography to create product review videos, event coverage clips, and other media for the company. A long-time RC helicopter pilot, Derrick's passion for the radio controlled []
A Main Hobbies Fuels a 4.9% Increase in Its Website Conversion with the buySAFE Program | 10/18/2011 more
Arlington, VA and Chico, CA (October 18, 2011) – buySAFE, Inc., a leading provider of conversion and customer satisfaction programs for internet retailers and A Main Hobbies, a leading internet retailer of radio controlled cars, trucks, helicopters and airplanes, determined during an A/B test that buySAFE materially increased website conversion and sales while also improving the overall customer purchase experience. A Main Hobbies utilized a split A/B testing methodology to objectively measure the conversion, sales and profit impact of using the buySAFE program. The results were convi[]
A Main Hobbies Partners With BMiller Racing | 10/13/2011 more
Chico, California, September 15, 2011 – A Main Hobbies announced today that it will partner with BMiller Racing, the team of radio-controlled car racers founded in June by 13-year veteran professional basketball star Brad Miller. Miller (middle), along with team members Todd Pearson (left) and TJ Wickum (right) will be representing A Main Hobbies at all RC events, as well as using ProTek RC products exclusively. []
A Main Hobbies To Be The Exclusive Importer Of The ROAR National Championship-Winning LRP ZZ-21C | 10/12/2011 more
Chico, California, October 12, 2011 – A Main Hobbies announced today that it will be the exclusive dealer for LRP's new ZZ-21C engine, which Ryan Maifield used to capture the 2011 ROAR 1/8-Scale Fuel Off-Road Truck National Championship at Thunder Alley R/C Raceway in Beaumont, CA, his third in the class. This engine has been built to the same specs as the engines used by the LRP Factory Team, and delivers power you can barely handle! The LRP ZZ.21C []
A Main Hobbies Announces New "International" T-Shirt Giveaway | 08/26/2011 more
Chico, California, August 26, 2011 – A Main Hobbies announces the latest T-Shirt Giveaway, featuring the new "International" t-shirt. While supplies last, orders of $150 or more will receive a free t-shirt featuring the new "International" logo on the front and back, along with four icons depicting four major segments of the RC industry: cars, planes, helicopters, and boats. Details: Sizes Small - 4XL Tall T-shirts are 90% pre-shrunk cotton, 10% polyester For more information on []
A Main Hobbies Announces New ProTek R/C "Super Pro 2000" Worlds Edition Power Supply | 08/23/2011 more
Chico, California, August 23, 2011 – A Main Hobbies announces the new Protek R/C "Super Pro 2000" Worlds Edition Power Supply. Electric power systems are rapidly evolving and there are few solutions available for charging multiple, high voltage LiPo packs efficiently. High voltage electric aircraft, a plethora of chargers with amazing capabilities and high voltage batteries with incredible capacities can be found at flying fields around the world. These items are pushing the limits of the power supplies that are currently available. That’s why []
A Main Hobbies Announces Two New ProTek R/C LiPo Battery Packs | 07/27/2011 more
Chico, California, July 27, 2011 – A Main Hobbies announces two new Protek R/C LiPo batteries, further expanding its line of the best performing, highest quality battery packs in the RC industry. The ProTek R/C 2S "Supreme Power" Li-Poly 60C Shorty Pack was designed to provide race-winning power and run-time in a short 96mm case. Its small stature allows for extra mounting versatility to fine-tune the weight distribution of off-road cars and trucks, like the new Team Losi Racing 22 buggy. Specificati[]
A Main Hobbies Announces IRCHA Jamboree Giveaways; Partners With Spektrum RC For Buddy Box Team Flights | 07/25/2011 more
Chico, California, July 25, 2011 – A Main Hobbies will be giving away over $1,500 in prizes at this year's IRCHA Jamboree in Muncie, IN, including two of Model Airplane News' Helicopter of the Year, the JS Models Frenzy 50. In addition, A Main Hobbies team pilots will be available for buddy box flights in a partnership with Spektrum RC. All visitors to the A Main Hobbies/ProTek RC tent at the IRCHA Jamboree will receive a free raffle ticket, while visitors wearing an A Main Hobbies or ProTek RC t-shirt will receive an extra ti[]
A Main Hobbies Announces Weekly Facebook Fan Of The Week Contest | 06/14/2011 more
Chico, California, June 14, 2011 – A Main Hobbies announces a weekly Facebook Fan of the Week contest; a randomly chosen winner will receive a free gift. Each Monday, A Main Hobbies will post the theme of the week on Facebook; entrants must post a photo following the weekly theme that includes "A Main Hobbies" somewhere in the photo (can be a logo on a hat, t-shirt, homemade sign...be creative!). Winners will be announced each Monday along with the following week's theme, and the winning picture will be used as the profile photo on A Main Hobbies' F[]
A Main Hobbies Announces Marty Korn As Team Manager | 03/31/2011 more
Chico, California, March 31, 2011 – A Main Hobbies announced today that Marty Korn will assume team manager responsibilities for A Main Hobbies, ProTek R/C, and JQ Products. Marty brings decades of top-level RC racing and industry experience to the position. Living in Southern California will help him play an integral role in communicating with A Main Hobbies and ProTek R/C team drivers and customers, providing technical support and assistance both online and at racing events across the country. In addition, Marty replaces Peter Martin as team manager for JQ Produ[]
A Main Hobbies Announces New ProTek R/C "Prodigy 610" and "Prodigy 610 DUO" Chargers | 03/03/2011 more
Chico, California, March 3, 2011 – A Main Hobbies announces two new Protek R/C chargers, "Prodigy 610" and "Prodigy 610 DUO," two high-powered chargers ready to tackle the toughest charging duties. "Prodigy 610" and "Prodigy 610 DUO" have the power you need to get your batteries charged fast, with the features, reliability, and customer support you've come to expect from ProTek R/C! "Prodigy 610" and both charging outputs of "Prodigy 610 DUO" are[]
A Main Hobbies Announces Byron Fuels Twitter Tee Give-Away! | 02/15/2011 more
Chico, California, February 15, 2011 – A Main Hobbies announces Byron Fuels Twitter Tee Give-Away! A Main Hobbies and Byron Fuels are teaming up to give away five Byron Fuels t-shirts in five days, February 16-20, 2011. Byron Fuels Gen2 fuel is favored by drivers and pilots alike for its exceptional consistency, power, and engine protection. Here's your chance to grab one of Byron Fuels' new t-shirts and represent your favorite fuel, for free! To become eligible: []
A Main Hobbies Announces New ProTek R/C Apparel | 02/10/2011 more
Chico, California, February 10, 2011 – A Main Hobbies announces the new Protek R/C apparel line. Each t-shirt and sweatshirt features the ProTek R/C logo on the front, along with ProTek R/C's "Higher Level of Performance" slogan, over a checkered flag graphic. Additionally, the back features the ProTek R/C tread graphic so you will look fast whether you're coming or going. For a complete listing of all ProTek R/C apparel, visit: http://www.amain.com/advanced_search_result.php?keywords=apparel&sort=rel&filt[]
A Main Hobbies Announces New ProTek R/C "Super Pro 1000" Power Supply | 01/28/2011 more
Chico, California, January 28, 2011 – A Main Hobbies announces the new Protek R/C "Super Pro 1000" power supply. The ProTek R/C "Super Pro 1000" is regulated DC power supply with USB charging port and a total of five power outputs. This is the same as our powerful "Super Pro 40" power supply but with twice the power and increased flexibility. Not only does it feature the same four individually switched 16 amp outputs and single 40 amp output, but also an LED display on the top, independent variable voltage and current output controls on the front and 1000 watts of p[]
A Main Hobbies Announces Two New ProTek R/C "Prodigy 65" Chargers | 01/26/2011 more
Chico, California, January 26, 2011 – A Main Hobbies announces two Protek R/C chargers, "Prodigy 65" and "Prodigy 65 AC", the first items in a new line of chargers from ProTek R/C. The ProTek R/C "Prodigy 65" is a powerful multifunctional balance charger with a high performance microprocessor. The "Prodigy 65" delivers 50 watts of output power and produces a maximum charge current of 5.0 amps with an effi[]
Aaron Waldron joins the staff at AMainHobbies.com! | 01/17/2011 more
Chico, California, January 17, 2011 – A Main Hobbies today announced that they have hired Aaron Waldron to manage their growing social media presence and spearhead public relations efforts. A Main Hobbies welcomes Aaron Waldron to the position of Social Media/PR Director as he leaves his southern California roots to join the office based in Chico, CA. Aaron brings 17 years of RC experience to the A Main Hobbies team, during which he has served as a hobby shop employee, sponsored racer, and magazine editor in addition to being a devoted and passionate hobbyi[]
A Main Hobbies Signs Chad Bradley to the 2011 Race Team | 12/30/2010 more
Chico, California, December 30, 2010 – A Main today announced that they have signed Chad Bradley to the 2011 A Main Hobbies Race Team. Chad’s main sponsors will be A Main and ProTek R/C and his chassis sponsor will be JQ Products. One of the most respected and liked drivers in the 1/8th Off Road buggy class, Chad Bradley was the 2001 ROAR 1/8 Buggy National Champion and has been at the top of the class since that win. Chad started in radio control over 20 years ago when his dad purchased him his first vehicle, a Tamiya truck back in 1989 and they began racing occasionally, but r[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C "Super Pro 20" Three Output Regulated DC Power Supply w/USB (13.8V/20A/260W) | 12/13/2010 more
Chico, California, December 13, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand regulated DC power supply with USB charging port and a total of three power supply outputs, the Super Pro 20! This is the same as our super powerful "Pro 20" power supply, with the addition of two individual 16 Amp outputs, each individually switched, allowing you to easily operate all your equipment from one power supply! This eliminates the added expense and hassle of a separate distribution box!Using Switch Mode technology, the ProTek R/C "Super Pro 20" Power Supply provides a hig[]
A Main Hobbies Signs Frank Columbia to Flight Team and assigns him as 2011 Flight Team Manager | 12/10/2010 more
Chico, California, December 10, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced that they have signed Frank Columbia to the 2011 A Main Hobbies Flight Team. Frank will be exclusively sponsored by A Main Hobbies and will promote A Main Hobbies, their suppliers/products and the fun of flying RC helicopters. Frank will also be the 2011 A Main Hobbies Pilot Team Manager, and will be working with all of the pilots on the A Main Hobbies Flying Team. Frank has been involved in R/C for many years. Working in a hobby store approximately 24 years ago, he has built and owned many R/C planes, cars and boa[]
A Main Hobbies Announces “THE Test Session” | 09/21/2010 more
Chico, California, September 21, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced that they will be having a special test session with the JQ Products “THE Car” 1/8th Scale Competition Buggy. Originally “The Test” was scheduled to be held at Riverfront R/C in Marysville, California but had to be moved due to new ownership. The new owner took over the property and wants them to move the track to a new location, which originally was planned to happen in 3 months, but they started demolishing the track yesterday.Joseph Quagraine, developer of JQ Products "THE Car" and members of the A Main H[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C Tool Pouch & Wrench Holder | 08/04/2010 more
Chico, California, August 4, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Tool Pouch & Wrench Holder. This tool pouch is made from blue canvas type material and has two holes with metal grommets at the top with a flap that folds over the tools and fastens with velcro material to keep the tools "protekted" and in place. This stylish pouch features the ProTek R/C logo and slogan in White and Black, and has pockets for ten of your prized tools with elastic straps to hold them securely.The tool pouch will sell with a street price of $6.99. This tool pouch is a great ac[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 2x1S "Sport Race" LiFe 15C Stick Battery Pack | 08/04/2010 more
Chico, California, August 4, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand LiFePO4 battery packs for the Kyosho Mini-Z vehicles, with true 15C constant discharge rate. These are designed specifically for the Kyosho Mini-Z vehicles, and are a great performance upgrade for Mini-Z racing! Lithium battery technology is evolving. With cell dimensions that fit anywhere a standard Li-Poly battery will and rapidly increasing capacity, LiFe chemistry will soon set the standard that all others are judged by. With the ability to deliver 1000+ usable cycles, and a life span up to 4 tim[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 2S Li-Poly 20C Battery Packs | 08/04/2010 more
Chico, California, August 4, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a new line of ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer receiver battery packs for radio controlled airplanes and helicopters, with true 20C constant discharge rate. Lithium Polymer batteries produce longer run-time with less weight than traditional NiMH cells and have no memory effect! They can be charged hours or days ahead of time and may be used and recharged limitless times per day.These packs include a Dean’s style T-plug installed. The balance adapter included is an Align/E-Flite style XH balance connector. The pac[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C “Supreme Power” 45C Li-Poly Battery Packs | 08/04/2010 more
Chico, California, August 4, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a new line of ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer power battery packs for radio controlled airplanes and helicopters, with true 45C constant discharge rate. Lithium Polymer batteries produce longer run-time with less weight than traditional NiMH cells and have no memory effect! They can be charged hours or days ahead of time and may be used and recharged limitless times per day.These packs include a Deans style T-plug installed. The balance adapter included is an Align/E-Flite style XH balance connector. The packs are ava[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C “Supreme Power” 50C Hard Case Li-Poly Car Battery Packs (ROAR Approved) | 08/04/2010 more
Chico, California, August 4, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a new line of ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer hard case power battery packs for radio controlled cars, with true 50C constant discharge rate. Lithium Polymer batteries produce longer run-time with less weight than traditional NiMH cells and have no memory effect! They can be charged hours or days ahead of time and may be used and recharged limitless times per day.These packs include bullet connectors for charging and balancing, or a balance charge lead with a Deans style T-plug installed. The balance adapter included []
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C "Super Pro 40" Five Output Regulated DC Power Supply w/USB (13.8V/40A/520W) | 05/11/2010 more
Chico, California, May 11, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C "Super Pro 40" Regulated DC Power Supply with USB Charging Port and a total of FIVE power supply outputs! This is the same as our super powerful "Pro 40" power supply, with the addition of four individual 16 Amp outputs, each individually switched, allowing you to easily operate all your equipment from one power supply! This eliminates the added expense and hassle of a separate distribution box!Using Switch Mode technology, the ProTek R/C "Super Pro 40" Power Supply provides a higher []
A Main Hobbies Announces LiFe Futaba, JR, Spektrum, KO, Transmitter Battery Pack (9.9V/2100mAh) | 03/16/2010 more
Chico, California, March 15, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand LiFePO4 3-cell transmitter battery pack with 2100mAh capacity for use with the Futaba, JR, Spektrum, or KO Propo Transmitters. Lithium battery technology is evolving. With cell dimensions that fit anywhere a standard Li-Poly battery will and rapidly increasing capacity, LiFe chemistry will soon set the standard that all others are judged by. With the ability to deliver 1000+ usable cycles, and a life span up to 4 times longer than Li-Poly batteries (when cycled under the same discharge conditions), these b[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C LiFe Hump Receiver Battery Pack (6.6V/1700mAh) | 03/16/2010 more
Chico, California, March 15, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand LiFePO4 2-cell hump receiver battery pack with 1700mAh capacity. Lithium battery technology is evolving. With cell dimensions that fit anywhere a standard Li-Poly battery will and rapidly increasing capacity, LiFe chemistry will soon set the standard that all others are judged by. With the ability to deliver 1000+ usable cycles, and a life span up to 4 times longer than Li-Poly batteries (when cycled under the same discharge conditions), these batteries offer the user an excellent balance of performance an[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C LiFe Flat Receiver Battery Pack (6.6V/1450mAh) | 03/16/2010 more
Chico, California, March 15, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand LiFePO4 2-cell flat receiver battery pack with 1450mAh capacity. Lithium battery technology is evolving. With cell dimensions that fit anywhere a standard Li-Poly battery will and rapidly increasing capacity, LiFe chemistry will soon set the standard that all others are judged by. With the ability to deliver 1000+ usable cycles, and a life span up to 4 times longer than Li-Poly batteries (when cycled under the same discharge conditions), these batteries offer the user an excellent balance of performance an[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C LiFe 25C Stick Receiver Battery Pack (6.6V/2000mAh) | 03/16/2010 more
Chico, California, March 15, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand LiFePO4 2-cell receiver battery pack with 2000mAh capacity and a true 25C constant discharge rate. These high quality packs are intended for use in flight applications where a separate receiver pack is needed. Lithium battery technology is evolving. With cell dimensions that fit anywhere a standard Li-Poly battery will and rapidly increasing capacity, LiFe chemistry will soon set the standard that all others are judged by. With the ability to deliver 1000+ usable cycles, and a life span up to 4 times longe[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C LiFe 20C Stick Receiver Battery Pack (6.6V/3800mAh) | 03/16/2010 more
Chico, California, March 15, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand LiFePO4 2-cell receiver battery pack with 3800mAh capacity and a true 20C constant discharge rate. These high quality packs are intended for use in flight applications where a separate receiver pack is needed. Lithium battery technology is evolving. With cell dimensions that fit anywhere a standard Li-Poly battery will and rapidly increasing capacity, LiFe chemistry will soon set the standard that all others are judged by. With the ability to deliver 1000+ usable cycles, and a life span up to 4 times longe[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C LiFe 4PK Car Transmitter Battery Pack (6.6V/2100mAh) | 03/16/2010 more
Chico, California, March 15, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand LiFePO4 2-cell transmitter battery pack with 2100mAh capacity for use with the Futaba 4PK Transmitter. Lithium battery technology is evolving. With cell dimensions that fit anywhere a standard Li-Poly battery will and rapidly increasing capacity, LiFe chemistry will soon set the standard that all others are judged by. With the ability to deliver 1000+ usable cycles, and a life span up to 4 times longer than Li-Poly batteries (when cycled under the same discharge conditions), these batteries offer the user []
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C LiFe 3PK/M11 Car Transmitter Battery Pack (9.9V/1600mAh) | 03/16/2010 more
Chico, California, March 15, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand LiFePO4 3-cell transmitter battery pack with 1600mAh capacity for use with the Futaba 3PK and Airtronics M11 Transmitter. Lithium battery technology is evolving. With cell dimensions that fit anywhere a standard Li-Poly battery will and rapidly increasing capacity, LiFe chemistry will soon set the standard that all others are judged by. With the ability to deliver 1000+ usable cycles, and a life span up to 4 times longer than Li-Poly batteries (when cycled under the same discharge conditions), these batter[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C LiFe 1/12 Scale Receiver Battery Pack (6.6V/200mAh) | 03/16/2010 more
Chico, California, March 15, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand LiFePO4 2-cell receiver battery pack with 200mAh capacity and is intended for use with 1/12 scale pan car applications. Lithium battery technology is evolving. With cell dimensions that fit anywhere a standard Li-Poly battery will and rapidly increasing capacity, LiFe chemistry will soon set the standard that all others are judged by. With the ability to deliver 1000+ usable cycles, and a life span up to 4 times longer than Li-Poly batteries (when cycled under the same discharge conditions), these batterie[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 2S "Supreme Power" LiFe 35C Hard Case Battery Pack (6.6V/4000mAh, Pin Style) | 03/16/2010 more
Chico, California, March 15, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand LiFePO4 2-cell “Supreme Power” hard case battery pack with 4000mAh capacity and a true 35C constant discharge rate. Lithium battery technology is evolving. With cell dimensions that fit anywhere a standard Li-Poly battery will and rapidly increasing capacity, LiFe chemistry will soon set the standard that all others are judged by. With the ability to deliver 1000+ usable cycles, and a life span up to 4 times longer than Li-Poly batteries (when cycled under the same discharge conditions), these batteries of[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 2S "Sport Race" LiFe 25C Stick Battery Pack (6.6V/3000mAh, Wired Tamiya) | 03/16/2010 more
Chico, California, March 15, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand LiFePO4 2-cell “Sport Race” stick battery pack with 3000mAh capacity and a true 25C constant discharge rate. Lithium battery technology is evolving. With cell dimensions that fit anywhere a standard Li-Poly battery will and rapidly increasing capacity, LiFe chemistry will soon set the standard that all others are judged by. With the ability to deliver 1000+ usable cycles, and a life span up to 4 times longer than Li-Poly batteries (when cycled under the same discharge conditions), these batteries offer the[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 4S "Supreme Power" Li-Poly 35C Hard Case Battery Pack (14.8V/5400mAh) (ROAR Approved) | 02/22/2010 more
Chico, California, February 17, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 4-cell hard case power battery pack for radio controlled cars, with 5400mAh of capacity and a true 35C constant discharge rate. This battery is ROAR approved and can be used at all racing events and tracks that require approved batteries.This pack includes includes an integrated balance charge lead with a Deans style T-plug installed for a convenient connection capable of handling extremely high amp rates. While the 5-pin Align/E-Flite style XH connector provides compatibility with one o[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 2S "Supreme Power" Li-Poly 50C Hard Case Battery Packs (7.4V/5600mAh) (ROAR Approved) | 02/22/2010 more
Chico, California, February 17, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced two new ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 2-cell hard case power battery packs for radio controlled cars, with 5600mAh of capacity and a true 50C constant discharge rate. With two versions available, part number PTK-LPH-5600-2S50-P has 4mm bullet connectors for charging and a 2mm bullet connector for balancing, and are ready for the wire, balance tap and discharge connector of your choice. Part number PTK-LPH-5600-2S50-W includes an integrated balance charge lead with a Deans style T-plug installed. The balance adapter inc[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 2S "Supreme Power" Li-Poly 40C Hard Case Battery Packs (7.4V/5000mAh) (ROAR Approved) | 02/22/2010 more
Chico, California, February 17, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced two new ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 2-cell hard case power battery packs for radio controlled cars, with 5000mAh of capacity and a true 40C constant discharge rate. These batteries are ROAR approved and can be used at all racing events and tracks that require approved batteries.With two versions available, part number PTK-LPH-5000-2S40-W includes an integrated balance charge lead with a Deans style T-plug installed. The balance adapter included is a 3-pin Align/E-Flite style XH balance connector. Part number PTK-LPH-[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 2S "Supreme Power" Li-Poly 35C Hard Case Battery Pack (7.4V/5000mAh) (ROAR Approved) | 02/22/2010 more
Chico, California, February 17, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 2-cell hard case power battery pack for radio controlled cars, with 5000mAh of capacity and a true 35C constant discharge rate. This battery is ROAR approved and can be used at all racing events and tracks that require approved batteries.This pack includes a charge/balance lead with 4mm bullet connectors for a low resistance connection to the battery. Additionally, the Deans style T-plug provides a convenient connection capable of handling extremely high amp rates, and a 3-pin Align/E-Fl[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 1S "Supreme Power" Li-Poly 40C Hard Case Battery Pack (3.7V/5000mAh) (ROAR Approved) | 02/22/2010 more
Chico, California, February 17, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 1-cell hard case power battery pack for radio controlled cars, with 5000mAh of capacity and a true 40C constant discharge rate. This battery is ROAR approved and can be used at all racing events and tracks that require approved batteries.This pack includes a Deans style T-plug installed. These battery packs are built using a hard plastic pack that is required for use at ROAR sanctioned tracks and events. The packs are thin enough to fit into all pan cars, and can be secure in vehicles de[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 2S "Supreme Power" Li-Poly 45C Hard Case Saddle Battery (7.4V/5200mAh) (ROAR Approved) | 02/22/2010 more
Chico, California, February 17, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 2-cell hard case saddle battery pack for radio controlled cars, with 5200mAh of capacity and a true 45C constant discharge rate. This pack includes bullet connectors for charging, with a Deans style T-plug installed. The balance adapter included is a 3-pin Align/E-Flite style XH balance connector.This battery is built using the same case that is used in our other ROAR approved batteries, but this specific battery is still awaiting ROAR approval. The packs are thin enough to fit into all []
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C "Pro 40" Regulated DC Power Supply w/USB Charging Port (13.8V/40A/520W) | 02/08/2010 more
Chico, California, February 8, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand regulated DC power supply, with a 20A continuous regulated output at 13.8V and an integrated USB charging port. Using Switch Mode technology, the ProTek R/C "Pro 40" Power Supply provides a higher level of efficiency and reduces the overall weight and size of the power supply compared to other systems with similar features. In addition, the smooth output current makes the "Pro 40" ideal for any item that requires a 40 Amp, 12V power source. The "Pro 40" power supply also inc[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek RC "Pro 20" Regulated DC Power Supply 13.8V~20A~260W | 02/08/2010 more
Chico, California, February 8, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand regulated DC power supply, with a 20A continuous regulated output at 13.8V and an integrated USB charging port. Using Switch Mode technology, the ProTek R/C "Pro 20" Power Supply provides a higher level of efficiency and reduces the overall weight and size of the power supply compared to other systems with similar features. In addition, the smooth output current makes the "Pro 20" ideal for any item that requires a 20 Amp, 12V power source. The "Pro 20" power supply also inc[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek RC "Pro 10" Regulated DC Power Supply 13.8V~10A~130W | 02/08/2010 more
Chico, California, February 8, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand regulated DC power supply, with a 10A continuous regulated output at 13.8V. With Switch Mode technology, the ProTek R/C "Pro 10" Power Supply provides a higher level of efficiency and reduces the overall weight and size of the power supply compared to other systems. In addition, the smooth output current is ideal for any item that requires a 10 Amp, 12V power source.The compact size of the "Pro 10" will take up less space on your table as well as in your pit bag. Combine that with its[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek RC 6-Cell 7.2V NiMH Speed Intellect IB4600SHV Battery Pack w Traxxas Connector | 02/08/2010 more
Chico, California, February 8, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Intellect IB4600SHV battery pack with Traxxas Connector and 4600mAh of capacity for radio controlled cars. This "Speed" battery is a hand soldered side by side pack, made with the highest quality Intellect 4600mAh 1.2V SHV "Super High Voltage" Cells, making this battery an excellent choice for Traxxas electric vehicles, as well as any application that can benefit from a high energy, side by side 6 cell pack with a Traxxas Connector.Intellect is dedicated to the application of advanced[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek RC 6-Cell 7.2V NiMH Speed Intellect IB4200 Battery Pack w Traxxas Connector | 02/08/2010 more
Chico, California, February 8, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Intellect IB3000 battery pack with Traxxas Connector and 4200mAh of capacity for radio controlled cars. Intellect is dedicated to the application of advanced technology in battery production, with supreme quality and performance. Intellect focuses on developing cells with high capacity and/or high-drain performance for niche applications. Intellect RC batteries are well received by the hobby market, and are widely used for general sport use. This is also a great battery pack for ready-to-run kits or star[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek RC 6-Cell 7.2V NiMH Speed Intellect IB4200 Battery Pack w Tamiya Connector | 02/08/2010 more
Chico, California, February 8, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Intellect IB3000 battery pack with Tamiya Connector and 4200mAh of capacity for radio controlled cars. Intellect is dedicated to the application of advanced technology in battery production, with supreme quality and performance. Intellect focuses on developing cells with high capacity and/or high-drain performance for niche applications. Intellect RC batteries are well received by the hobby market, and are widely used for general sport use. This is also a great battery pack for ready-to-run kits or start[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek RC 6-Cell 7.2V NiMH Speed Intellect IB3000 Battery Pack w Traxxas Connector | 02/08/2010 more
Chico, California, February 8, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Intellect IB3000 battery pack with Traxxas Connector and 3000mAh of capacity for radio controlled cars. Intellect is dedicated to the application of advanced technology in battery production, with supreme quality and performance. Intellect focuses on developing cells with high capacity and/or high-drain performance for niche applications. Intellect RC batteries are well received by the hobby market, and are widely used for general sport use. This is also a great battery pack for ready-to-run kits or star[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek RC 6-Cell 7.2V NiMH Speed Intellect IB3000 Battery Pack w Tamiya Connector | 02/08/2010 more
Chico, California, February 8, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Intellect IB3000 battery pack with Tamiya Connector and 3000mAh of capacity for radio controlled cars. Intellect is dedicated to the application of advanced technology in battery production, with supreme quality and performance. Intellect focuses on developing cells with high capacity and/or high-drain performance for niche applications. Intellect RC batteries are well received by the hobby market, and are widely used for general sport use. This is also a great battery pack for ready-to-run kits or start[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek RC 1S Li-Poly Micro 20C Battery Pack 3.7V~130mAh | 02/08/2010 more
Chico, California, February 8, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 1-cell micro helicopter or airplane power battery pack. Designed for e-Flite and Parkzone products that use 70mah to 130mAh battery packs, these packs feature 130mAh of capacity and a true 20C constant discharge rate. When used in the airplanes that normally use 70mAh batteries, these batteries will provide longer flight times! Lithium Polymer batteries can be charged hours or days ahead of time and may be used and recharged limitless times per day.The batteries will sell with a street pr[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 4S "Supreme Power" Li-Poly 35C Hard Case Battery Pack (14.8V/5400mAh, Wired Deans) | 01/20/2010 more
Chico, California, January 19, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 4-cell hard case power battery pack for radio controlled cars, with 5400mAh of capacity and a true 35C constant discharge rate. Lithium Polymer batteries produce longer run-time with less weight than traditional NiMH cells and have no memory effect! They can be charged hours or days ahead of time and may be used and recharged limitless times per day.This pack includes includes an integrated balance charge lead with a Deans style T-plug installed. The balance adapter included is a 5-pin Al[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 2S "Supreme Power" Li-Poly 40C Hard Case Battery Pack (7.4V/5000mAh, Pin Style) | 01/20/2010 more
Chico, California, January 19, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 2-cell hard case power battery pack for radio controlled cars, with 5000mAh of capacity and a true 40C constant discharge rate. Lithium Polymer batteries produce longer run-time with less weight than traditional NiMH cells and have no memory effect! They can be charged hours or days ahead of time and may be used and recharged limitless times per day.This pack includes heavy duty bullet connectors and a balance charge lead that you can solder onto the wire of your choice. The bullet connec[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 2S "Supreme Power" Li-Poly 40C Hard Case Battery Pack (7.4V/5000mAh, Wired Deans) | 01/20/2010 more
Chico, California, January 19, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 2-cell hard case power battery pack for radio controlled cars, with 5000mAh of capacity and a true 40C constant discharge rate. Lithium Polymer batteries produce longer run-time with less weight than traditional NiMH cells and have no memory effect! They can be charged hours or days ahead of time and may be used and recharged limitless times per day.This pack includes includes an integrated balance charge lead with a Deans style T-plug installed. The balance adapter included is a 4-pin Al[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 1S "Supreme Power" Li-Poly 40C Hard Case Battery Pack (3.7V/5000mAh, Wired Deans) | 01/19/2010 more
Chico, California, January 19, 2010 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 1-cell hard case power battery pack for radio controlled cars, with 5000mAh of capacity and a true 40C constant discharge rate. Lithium Polymer batteries produce longer run-time with less weight than traditional NiMH cells and have no memory effect! They can be charged hours or days ahead of time and may be used and recharged limitless times per day.This pack includes a Deans style T-plug installed. The balance adapter included is a 3-pin Align/E-Flite style XH balance connector. These ba[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 3.5mm and 4.0mm "Super Bullet" Solid Gold Connectors | 10/30/2009 more
Chico, California, October 30, 2009 – A Main Hobbies today announced ProTek R/C brand 3.5mm and 4.0mm "Super Bullet" Solid Gold Connectors. The ProTek R/C "Super Bullet" Solid Gold Connectors are an absolute must for high current / high voltage applications! With lower resistance than a typical Dean's style ultra plug and traditional spring-type bullet connectors, they are the new standard for brushless motor applications. There can be used for battery connectors or motor to speed control connectors. They are the ideal power connector for devices such as speed controls,[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 3.5mm "MaxxCurrent" XT60 Polarized Connectors | 10/30/2009 more
Chico, California, October 30, 2009 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand "MaxxCurrent" XT60 device and battery connectors. ProTek R/C "MaxxCurrent" XT60 Connectors have 3.5mm pins and are made from high-temp Nylon and gold plated solid bullet connectors, both included in the injection mold at the time the connector is formed. ProTek R/C "MaxxCurrent" XT60 connectors ensure a mechanically solid, low resistance, high-amp capacity connection and are the ideal power connector for high current applications.Features Solid Bullet Connectors []
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 1S "Supreme Power" Li-Poly 40C Hard Case Battery Pack (3.7V/4700mAh) | 10/30/2009 more
Chico, California, October 30, 2009 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand "Supreme Power" 1S 4700mAh, 40C Lithium Polymer hard case battery pack. This pack includes a Deans style T-plug installed. Lithium Polymer batteries produce longer run-time with less weight than traditional NiMH cells and have no memory effect! They can be charged hours or days ahead of time and may be used and recharged limitless times per day.These battery packs are built using a hard plastic pack that is required for use at ROAR sanctioned tracks and events. The packs are thin enough to fit []
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C Lithium Polymer Male/Female Balance Connector Leads. | 10/30/2009 more
Chico, California, October 30, 2009 – A Main Hobbies today announced ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer male and female balance connector leads. These ProTek R/C balance connector leads are used primarily to make adapter cords to mate batteries to chargers or balance boards. These balance connectors are equipped with XH (ProTek/E-flite/Align) or TP (Thunder Power) connector ends and use 24AWG wire in lengths varying from 10cm to 30cm. Avalable in sizes to fit lithium batteries from 2S through 10S. Wires can be combined to make custom balance connectors from XH to TP or vice versa.The connect[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 3S Li-Poly 20C Battery Pack (11.1V/350mAh) | 10/30/2009 more
Chico, California, October 30, 2009 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 3-cell super light weight battery pack for lightweight indoor aircraft, with 350mAh of capacity and a true 20C constant discharge rate. Lithium Polymer batteries produce longer run-time with less weight than traditional NiMH cells and have no memory effect! They can be charged hours or days ahead of time and may be used and recharged limitless times per day.This super light weight Li-Poly battery is designed to power small lightweight aircraft usually flown indoors. This lightweight Li-Po[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C Li-Poly 8C Stick Receiver Battery Pack (7.4V/2300mAh) (w/Balancer Plug) | 10/30/2009 more
Chico, California, July 8, 2009 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 2-cell receiver battery pack for radio controlled cars, with 2300mAh of capacity and a true 8C constant discharge rate. This super light weight Li-Poly battery is designed to power the electronics of 1/10th & 1/8th scale gas powered race cars. Overall weight of your race car will be significantly reduced over the use of typical NiMh receiver packs. The battery voltage to your receiver and servos will remain constant throughout the race with the use of a voltage regulator (required). A con[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C Li-Poly 8C Receiver Battery Pack (7.4V/2300mAh) (w/Balancer Plug) | 10/30/2009 more
Chico, California, July 8, 2009 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 2-cell receiver battery pack for radio controlled cars, with 2300mAh of capacity and a true 8C constant discharge rate. This super light weight Li-Poly battery is designed to power the electronics of 1/10th & 1/8th scale gas powered race cars. Overall weight of your race car will be significantly reduced over the use of typical NiMh receiver packs. The battery voltage to your receiver and servos will remain constant throughout the race with the use of a voltage regulator (required). A con[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 2S/5000mAh 35C Hard Case Li-Poly Car Battery Packs | 10/30/2009 more
Chico, California, July 3, 2009 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 2-cell hard case power battery pack for radio controlled cars, with 5000mAh of capacity and a true 35C constant discharge rate. Lithium Polymer batteries produce longer run-time with less weight than traditional NiMH cells and have no memory effect! They can be charged hours or days ahead of time and may be used and recharged limitless times per day.This pack includes bullet connectors for charging and balancing, and also includes a balance charge lead with a Deans style T-plug installed. The[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C iCharger 208B Lilo/LiPo/Life/NiMH/NiCD DC Battery Charger | 10/30/2009 more
Chico, California, June 15, 2009 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C iCharger 208B Lilo/LiPo/Life/NiMH/NiCD DC Battery Charger (8S/20A/350W). This charger allows you to charge and balance 2S to 8S lithium batteries, or multiple batteries connected together in series. The charger comes with an XH style balance adapter board that fits Align, E-Flite and ProTek R/C battery packs, and adapter boards for other batteries are also available.This charger is also designed to allow you to balance multiple batteries at once as you can charge and balance up to two 4S batteries, two 3S batteri[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C P-8 1/8th Scale Buggy Super Hauler Bag w/Plastic Inner Boxes | 06/03/2009 more
Chico, California, June 3, 2009 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C P-8 1/8th Scale Buggy Super Hauler Bag with Plastic Inner Boxes. The ProTek R/C P-8 super hauler bag was designed from the ground up for 1/8th scale buggy racers. The bag has space on top under a covered flap for storing all your tools, a place on the back for your setup board and storage compartments on the side for storing your setup equipment or other tools.Inside the bag has three layers of drawers, with four split draws on the bottom (two each side by side above each other) and one large drawer on the top. T[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 4S/5100mAh 35C Dual Hard Case Li-Poly Car Battery Packs | 05/01/2009 more
Chico, California, May 1, 2009 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 4-cell dual hard case power battery pack for radio controlled cars, with 5100mAh of capacity and a true 35C constant discharge rate. Lithium Polymer batteries produce longer run-time with less weight than traditional NiMH cells and have no memory effect! They can be charged hours or days ahead of time and may be used and recharged limitless times per day.This pack includes includes two integrated balance charge leads and a main power lead with a Deans style T-plug installed. The balance adapte[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 2S/5200mAh 35C Hard Case Li-Poly Saddle Car Battery Packs | 05/01/2009 more
Chico, California, May 1, 2009 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 2-cell dual hard case power battery pack for radio controlled cars, with 5200mAh of capacity and a true 35C constant discharge rate. Lithium Polymer batteries produce longer run-time with less weight than traditional NiMH cells and have no memory effect! They can be charged hours or days ahead of time and may be used and recharged limitless times per day.These packs have ultra T-style connectors attached, and come with a 4-pin Align/E-Flite style balance connector. These packs are ideal for us[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 2S/5000mAh 35C Hard Case Li-Poly Car Battery Packs | 05/01/2009 more
Chico, California, May 1, 2009 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 2-cell hard case power battery pack for radio controlled cars, with 5000mAh of capacity and a true 35C constant discharge rate. Lithium Polymer batteries produce longer run-time with less weight than traditional NiMH cells and have no memory effect! They can be charged hours or days ahead of time and may be used and recharged limitless times per day.This pack includes bullet connectors for charging and balancing, and also includes a balance charge lead with a Deans style T-plug installed. The []
A Main Hobbies Announces the JS Model TZ-V2 "3D Frenzy" Helicopter Kit | 12/23/2008 more
Chico, California, December 23, 2008 - A Main Hobbies today announced availability of the second generation TZ-V2 .50 size pro level helicopter kit from JS Model, affectionately called the "3D Frenzy"! Featuring strong and lightweight G-10 main frames, 120 or 140 degree swash-plate, full metal main blade grips and other "Pro" level features, the TZ-V2 "3D Frenzy" helicopter will surprise you with its low cost and superb flight performance! The narrow-profile design of the fuselage and main frame helps reduce drag for smoother, faster flight in all directions.Bu[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 2200mAh 4S 15C Starter Box Battery Packs | 12/23/2008 more
Chico, California, December 23, 2008 - A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 4-cell 2200mAh 15C power pack. This pack has T-Style Ultra connectors pre-installed, and comes with a 5-pin Align/E-Flite style balance connector. This battery will also make an excellent starter box battery for R/C Cars! You can significantly reduce the weight of your starter box, as one of these batteries will weigh less than one third of two 3600mAH NiMH packs (209g vs 802g). This will make your starter box almost 1.3 pounds lighter! Not to mention they will have increased voltage and[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 4800mAh 6S 30C Power Packs | 12/23/2008 more
Chico, California, December 23, 2008 - A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 6-cell 4800mAh 30C power pack. This pack has no connector installed, and comes with a 7-pin Align/E-Flite style balance connector. This lightweight Li-Poly 30C battery pack is designed to fit radio controlled cars, planes and helicopters that require a 6S 4800mAh battery pack, such as the T-Rex 600 when running on 6S batteries. These batteries are a true 30C battery pack, and with a full 30C discharge capacity and light weight, these batteries are a power house for compatible cars, helic[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 2500mAh 6S 30C Power Packs | 12/23/2008 more
Chico, California, December 23, 2008 - A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 6-cell 2500mAh 30C power pack. This pack has no connectors installed and comes with a 7-pin Align/E-Flite style balance connector. This lightweight Li-Poly 30C battery pack is designed to fit radio controlled planes and helicopters that require a 6S 2200-2500mAh battery pack, such as the Align T-Rex 500. These batteries are a true 30C battery pack and weigh only 387 grams. With a full 30C discharge capacity and light weight, these batteries are a power house for the T-Rex 500 helicopter![]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 4500mAh 5S 30C Power Packs | 12/23/2008 more
Chico, California, December 23, 2008 - A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 5-cell 4500mAh 30C power pack. This pack has no connector installed, and comes with a 6-pin Align/E-Flite style balance connector. This lightweight Li-Poly 30C battery pack is designed to fit radio controlled cars, planes and helicopters that require a 5S 4500mAh battery pack, such as the T-Rex 600 when running on 10S batteries. These batteries are a true 30C battery pack, and with a full 30C discharge capacity and light weight, these batteries are a power house for compatible cars, heli[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 3800mAh 5S 30C Power Packs | 12/23/2008 more
Chico, California, December 23, 2008 - A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 5-cell 3800mAh 30C power pack. This pack has no connector installed, and comes with a 6-pin Align/E-Flite style balance connector. This lightweight Li-Poly 30C battery pack is designed to fit radio controlled cars, planes and helicopters that require a 5S 3800mAh battery pack, such as the T-Rex 600 when running on 10S batteries. These batteries are a true 30C battery pack, and with a full 30C discharge capacity and light weight, these batteries are a power house for compatible cars, heli[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 3800mAh 3S 30C Power Packs | 12/23/2008 more
Chico, California, December 23, 2008 - A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 3-cell 3800mAh 30C power pack. This pack has no connector installed, and comes with a 4-pin Align/E-Flite style balance connector. This lightweight Li-Poly 30C battery pack is designed to fit radio controlled cars, planes and helicopters that require a 3S 3800mAh battery pack. These batteries are a true 30C battery pack, and with a full 30C discharge capacity and light weight, these batteries are a power house for compatible cars, helicopters and airplanes!The batteries will sell with a []
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 2500mAh 3S 30C Power Packs | 12/23/2008 more
Chico, California, December 23, 2008 - A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 3-cell 2500mAh 30C power pack. This pack has no connector installed, and comes with a 4-pin Align/E-Flite style balance connector. This lightweight Li-Poly 30C battery pack is designed to fit radio controlled planes and helicopters that require a 3S 2500mAh battery pack. These batteries are a true 30C battery pack, and with a full 30C discharge capacity and light weight, these batteries are a power house for compatible helicopters and airplanes!The batteries will sell with a street price[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 2200mAh 3S 30C Power Packs | 12/23/2008 more
Chico, California, December 23, 2008 - A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 3-cell 2200mAh 30C power pack. This pack has T-Style Ultra connectors pre-installed, and comes with a 4-pin Align/E-Flite style balance connector. This lightweight Li-Poly 30C battery pack is designed to fit radio controlled planes and helicopters that require a 3S 2200mAh battery pack. These batteries are a true 30C battery pack, and with a full 30C discharge capacity and light weight, these batteries are a power house for compatible helicopters and airplanes!The batteries will sell wit[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 2000mAh 3S 20C Budget Power Packs | 12/23/2008 more
Chico, California, December 23, 2008 - A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 3-cell 2000mAh 20C budget priced power pack. This pack has T-Style Ultra connectors pre-installed, and comes with a 4-pin Align/E-Flite style balance connector. This lightweight, low priced Li-Poly 20C battery pack is designed to fit radio controlled planes and helicopters that require a 3S 2200mAh battery pack. These batteries are a true 20C battery pack, and with a full 20C discharge capacity and light weight, these batteries are a power house for compatible helicopters and airplanes!T[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C Hardened Clutch Bells | 12/23/2008 more
Chico, California, December 23, 2008 - A Main Hobbies today announced a new line of ProTek R/C brand hardened clutch bells. These clutch bells are precision cut, hardened and anodized black to give you the best maintenance free performance. Each clutch bell has the ProTek R/C brand printed on it, along with the number of teeth for easy identification.There are three different lines of clutch bells available. The PTK-700x lineup are designed to fit Kyosho family vehicles and come in sizes ranging from 13T to 17T. The PTK-705x lineup are designed to fit OFNA and Mugen family vehicles and come[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 2S/4900mAh 25C Hard Case Li-Poly Car Battery Packs | 12/23/2008 more
Chico, California, December 23, 2008 - A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 2-cell hard case power battery pack for radio controlled cars, with 4900mAh of capacity and a true 25C constant discharge rate. Lithium Polymer batteries produce longer run-time with less weight than traditional NiMH cells and have no memory effect! They can be charged hours or days ahead of time and may be used and recharged limitless times per day.This pack includes includes an integrated balance charge lead with a Deans style T-plug installed. The balance adapter included is a 4-pin A[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 2S/3800mAh 30C Hard Case Li-Poly Car Battery Packs | 12/23/2008 more
Chico, California, December 23, 2008 - A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 2-cell hard case power battery pack for radio controlled cars, with 3800mAh of capacity and a true 30C constant discharge rate. Lithium Polymer batteries produce longer run-time with less weight than traditional NiMH cells and have no memory effect! They can be charged hours or days ahead of time and may be used and recharged limitless times per day.This pack includes bullet connectors for charging and balancing, and also includes a balance charge lead with a Deans style T-plug installed[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 2S/3200mAh 25C Hard Case Li-Poly Car Battery Packs | 12/23/2008 more
Chico, California, December 23, 2008 - A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 2-cell hard case power battery pack for radio controlled cars, with 3200mAh of capacity and a true 25C constant discharge rate. Lithium Polymer batteries produce longer run-time with less weight than traditional NiMH cells and have no memory effect! They can be charged hours or days ahead of time and may be used and recharged limitless times per day.This pack includes includes an integrated balance charge lead with a Deans style T-plug installed. The balance adapter included is a 4-pin A[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 4000mAh 2S 20C Car Power Packs | 10/18/2007 more
Chico, California, October 18, 2007 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 2-cell 4000mAh 20C power pack. Lithium Polymer batteries produce longer run-time with less weight than traditional NiMH cells and have no memory effect! They can be charged hours or days ahead of time and may be used and recharged limitless times per day.These ProTek R/C battery packs can be used in any application where you need 6-cell NiMH stick or race packs, such as 1/10th scale electric touring cars or 2wd and 4wd off-road vehicles. These packs are significantly lighter weighing only[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 4000mAh 5S 20C Power Packs | 10/18/2007 more
Chico, California, October 18, 2007 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 5-cell 4000mAh 20C power pack. This lightweight Li-Poly 20C battery pack is designed to fit radio controlled planes and helicopters that require a 5S 4000mAh battery pack. These batteries are a true 20C battery pack and weigh only 485 grams! Using two of these batteries makes a perfect 10S battery setup for most 600 size electric helicopters, such as the T-Rex 600, Thunder Tiger Raptor E550 and E620SE and Miniature Aircraft XCell Razor 600E helicopters. Couple these with a powerful 600 si[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 2100mAh 4S 20C Starter Box Battery | 10/18/2007 more
Chico, California, October 18, 2007 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 4-cell 2100mAh 20C power pack. This lightweight Li-Poly 20C battery makes an excellent starter box battery for R/C Cars and Trucks! You can significantly reduce the weight of your starter box, as one of these batteries will weigh less than one third of two 3600mAH NiMH packs (220g vs 802g). This will make your starter box almost 1.3 pounds lighter! Not to mention they will have increased voltage and punch, making it easier to start a tight engine.2C Maximum Charge Rate!This battery pack i[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 2100mAh 4S 20C Power Packs | 10/18/2007 more
Chico, California, October 18, 2007 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 4-cell 2100mAh 20C power pack. This lightweight Li-Poly 20C battery pack is to fit radio controlled planes and helicopters that require a 4S 2000-2200mAh battery pack. These batteries are a true 20C battery pack and weigh only 220 grams!2C Maximum Charge Rate!This battery pack is designed to be safely charged at 2C, twice the normal 1C charge rate required for most Li-Poly battery packs. With a 2C charge rate, you can get these battery packs fully charged in only slightly more than half t[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 2100mAh 3S 20C Power Packs | 10/18/2007 more
Chico, California, October 18, 2007 – A Main Hobbies today announced a ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer 3-cell 2100mAh 20C power pack. This lightweight Li-Poly 20C battery pack is to fit radio controlled planes and helicopters that require a 3S 2000-2200mAh battery pack, such as the T-Rex 450, Thunder Tiger Mini Titan E325 and most smaller electric airplanes. These batteries are a true 20C battery pack and weigh only 168 grams!2C Maximum Charge Rate!This battery pack is designed to be safely charged at 2C, twice the normal 1C charge rate required for most Li-Poly battery packs. With a 2C ch[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 1300mAh Airplane/Heli TX Packs | 10/18/2007 more
Chico, California, October 18, 2007 – A Main Hobbies today announced a new line of ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer transmitter packs designed to fit the Futaba, JR and Spektrum Airplane and Helicopter radios. This light weight Li-Poly transmitter battery is designed to reduce the overall weight of your transmitter. The overall weight of your transmitter will be significantly reduced over the use of typical NiMh receiver packs (97 grams compared to 225 grams for eight typical NiMH AA batteries!). Try to hold a pack of eight traditional AA size batteries and compare it with this Li-Poly Tran[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 1000mAh Futaba TX Pack | 09/21/2007 more
Chico, California, September 21, 2007 – A Main Hobbies today announced a new ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer transmitter pack designed to fit the Futaba 3PK and Airtronics M11 radios. This super light weight Li-Poly transmitter battery is designed to reduce the overall weight of your transmitter, which is great for those long main events! Even though this is the lowest capacity Lithium Polymer transmitter battery pack sold under the ProTek R/C brand, it will still provide more than enough capacity to power your transmitter all day long (typically 7 to 8 hours of runtime)!You can find this []
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C 2300mAh Stick Receiver Pack | 09/21/2007 more
Chico, California, September 21, 2007 – A Main Hobbies today announced a new ProTek R/C brand Lithium Polymer receiver pack designed to fit vehicles that need a 2/3A style flat stick receiver pack. This new receiver pack fits many vehicles where the current 2000mAh square style receiver pack will not fit, such as the XRAY XB8. This pack is currently one of the largest capacity Lithium Polymer receiver packs available in this size configuration.You can find this product listed here:http://www.amain.com/product_info.php/products_id/15789This super light weight Li-Poly battery is designed to p[]
A Main Hobbies Announces ProTek R/C Product Lineup | 07/31/2007 more
Chico, California, July 31, 2007 – A Main Hobbies today announced a new house brand of products under the ProTek R/C brand name. Many existing product lines such as the popular A Main Hobbies bearings line have been brought under the new ProTek R/C brand name. In addition to the existing products, many new lines of products have been added, including: ProTek R/C Lithium Polymer Transmitter BatteriesProTek R/C Lithium Polymer transmitter batteries are designed to fit popular car transmitters such as the Futaba 3PK, Airtronics M11, JR Z-1 and KO Propo EX-10 Helios transmitters. Battery ca[]
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Pro-Line ION T 2.2" Off-Road Truck Tires (2)
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