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Baja 5b Duratrax tires

Just announced. New tires for the 5B from Duratrax. Multiple tread patterns and whatnot. Nice prices. Tower has them in stock already.

New Tires from Duratrax.


Tower tires.

Buggy sizes only so far. I hope they make some for the 5T. I'd love a set of those Lockups on my Kraken.



I've got some pre-mounted Banditos on my Vorza and the grip is just silly. It'll pull wheelies on soaking wet pavement using only 4S power and rips through grass like no street tire should. They are holding up very well too but they do balloon a bit at high speed. I was gonna get a set for my Fazon too.

I don't know what other brands of street tires are like for the Baja. I have some HPI radials for mine and they suck. If the B5 Banditos have even half the traction of those on my Vorza... I gotta try a set.

Who knows if they will hold up to some of the insane power setups I've seen around here but for 30 bucks a pair, they look like nice replacements for the stock tires.
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We saw these listed today and they look pretty good. I am hopeful that some options will work well for the dirt oval crew which seem to be the most dedicated 5B bunch out right now. DDM should have them in stock next week
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Oh nice! More options are always welcome. I prefer to get my Baja stuff from DDM anyway. I like that they include foams, although they don't look anywhere near as beefy as HPI foams. I noticed that the tires have a webbed cross-brace pattern on the inside, hopefully to help prevent ballooning.
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I might try the street tires

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Bandito, six pack and paddles are going in my bajas
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Waiting for daves to get them in stock.

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why wait when you can get from tower hobbies??
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Steve, do you have these in stock yet?

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all in stock at tower
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all in stock at tower
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