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Old 02-03-2016, 04:07 PM
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Besides towerhobbies and amainhobbies, what are trusted online sites that have reliable inventory and good prices with fast shipping in the US, preferably on the east coast?

for me, these are the positives and negatives
amain ships right away, but the shipment is so slow to NJ unless you upgrade the shipment, which makes it expensive

tower is kind of slow to ship, and typically expensive to ship unless you spend 100 dollars on an order, and they dont sell any horizon products is the only other bad thing

i guess i wish i was on the west coast or amain was on the east coast.

I dont have a good local hobby store. the only local store only has a couple of traxxas parts from brushed motor days and always charge full MSRP for everything.

If you have a good site that you have used in the past can you link it below please.
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Old 02-03-2016, 04:11 PM
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The big three are the two you listed, and stormerhobbies. You don't really need anywhere else!
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Old 02-03-2016, 04:14 PM
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since you're in jersey, shop at http://www.absolutehobbyz.com/ they're in jersey too.
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Rpp and infernos only.

It's still hard to beat tower prices on most things.
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Old 02-03-2016, 04:31 PM
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Tower usually have the best prices... I'm in the west coast so for the most part I either order from Amain or the LHS
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Originally Posted by youngrigo View Post
Tower usually have the best prices... I'm in the west coast so for the most part I either order from Amain or the LHS
Tower has a Nevada warehouse. I am also west coast and often receive items 1-2 days from Tower, which is actually faster than I receive from AMain (i think Tower gets the order out faster). I just make sure on the checkout screen it shows the items will ship from the Nevada warehouse.
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Old 02-04-2016, 06:23 PM
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what part of NJ are you from?
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If you're east coast and race nitro, absolute hobbies is amazing.
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The only two I have delt with other then those are stormer and nitro house. there both purity good, i usually end up using stormer anymore.
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Stormer can be fast on shipping, I've had a packed arrive in 6 days. Which is rather impressive since I'm in Australia. I'm still waiting on a package from the Hobbyking AU ware house that was posted 5 days ago.

My last package from Amain cost me $2 on postage, taking about 8 days.
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Originally Posted by Jim Hustins View Post
what part of NJ are you from?
i live in east windsor, in mercer county
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Originally Posted by explorerlyon View Post
Tower has a Nevada warehouse. I am also west coast and often receive items 1-2 days from Tower, which is actually faster than I receive from AMain (i think Tower gets the order out faster). I just make sure on the checkout screen it shows the items will ship from the Nevada warehouse.
That is good to know! Thanks for the info
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tqracing
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had good dealings with these guys
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Tower hobbies fastest shipping than amain.Also if your a membership in towerhobbies you get a great deal coupon code. I wish towerhobbies they sell orion/xray product. Amain worst experience shipping but still purchased for them coz my xray stuff.
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