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LYNX ORV Launches To Approval From Public

At midnight on Halloween, Hong Kong time, UK Time and West Coast US time we launched our second product to the hobby industry with three different videos. The LYNX ORV (Outbreak Response Vehicle) is Built on the same platform as the G6 certified Coyote, the LYNX is designed as a fun 4WD RTR platform that… Read more »

A Quest For G6 Certification – Part 2

Words & Images: Scott ‘AceofAxe’ Curlin Now that we had settled into our tents/car, the realization of why we were there started really to take over. We had agreed to take a box standard Ready to Run (RTR) truck through some of the gnarliest terrain, in some serious heat and make it last 12 hours…. Read more »

Proudly Sponsoring The RCCZ UK Scale Nationals

On October 7th & 8th, Bracken Rocks in Derbyshire, hosts the 2017 RCCZ UK Scale Nationals. Carisma RC have been a minor sponsor of these and the Uk Recon G6 events for the last five years, and incidentally even tested some of its products in open sight at them! With the launch of Carisma Scale… Read more »

A Quest For G6 Certification – Part 1

Words & Images: Scott ‘AceofAxe’ Curlin About six months ago I got the call from Peter Gray. He asked if I would like to be part of  3 man team to go on a quest for a G6 Certification? I couldn’t say yes fast enough. He had told me that I would be sent to… Read more »

X-Factory UK Appointed Sole UK Distributor of Carisma Scale Adventure

  XFactory UK will be the sole Distributor of the new #CarismaScaleAdventure brand in the UK. The first product, the SCA-1E Coyote RTR ships mid September and will hit UK retailers late Sept/Early October, with full spares support. Street price for the SCA-1E Coyote will be £239.99 and it will be sold in all good model shops…… Read more »

SCA-1E Gets Recon G6 Certified On Iron Giant!

Nearly 4 years ago, while working as a magazine journalist at the Nuremberg Toy Fair, I visited Ivan Carisma on his stand and told him that he should release a scale rig. In fact, I told him that I couldn’t understand why, when he was so well respected for his realistic body shells, well designed… Read more »