Real FX brings the next generation of model car racing

Real FX racing

I remember racing cars around a track in the living-room with great fondness. First was a simple oval Scalextric set-up which slowly grew to a figure 8 track but the need for more competitive and tactical driving meant a change over to the lane-switching of TCR. Now Real FX is looking to bring the next [...]

How to build a Jeep fit for Power Wheels Racing

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There’s a basic tenant in life which is if it can be race then there’ll, sure enough, be a bunch of people racing it. This apparently includes taking a kid’s sit-on toy car and have ‘adults’ thrashing them around a track. This is the Mario Kart-esque world of the Power Racing Series. This is where [...]

Your very own radio controlled fire breathing dragon

fire breathing dragon

Whether you have played Dungeon & Dragons, watched as Sean Connery provided the voice in DragonHeart or are addicted to Game of Thrones – you’ll agree that dragons are cool. Controlling a fire breathing dragon is even cooler. How about a jet-powered remote control dragon that flies at 70mph? You don’t need to be gifted [...]

Planning your day at The Gadget Show Live 2014

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As you gadgety fans are probably aware, it’s not long now until The Gadget Show Live will be upon us. So, if you’ve not already made plans, perhaps it’s time to do so. The Gadget Show Live, which is held April 9th-13th this year, has managed to establish itself as one of the largest and [...]

Draw working circuits with a Circuit Scribe pen

Circuit Scribe

Forget printing circuits or messing around with ‘breadboards‘: how about something more intuitive? How about simply drawing them instead? You can do just that with this rollerball, which means you can doodle circuits all day long. The Circuit Scribe pen lets you draw smooth lines, which don’t require any drying time, with the ink being [...]

UK eBay gets one hour delivery and click and connect features

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Announcements at the London press gathering have brought two new options to getting your hands on those ‘bargains’ you’ve bid for on eBay. Devin Wenig, eBay’s president, has just made some significant announcements for you UK lovers of the online auction site. At today’s London press conference, Wenig has stated that the site is launching [...]