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ASK Cubby – You Write The Questions, I Dodge The Answers

“Best Charger (Very smart) for use with CROSS RC TRUCK? Hello from Norway, I am English, but have lived in Norway many years. It is a pleasure to finally contact you after a long time on your site which is superb by the way. I hope you do not mind me contacting you out of the blue like this, but I could [...]


EVERYBODY’S SCALIN’ – Going to be Live from USTE 19!

What’s up everyone?! The scale garage is going to be closed for a few days. This Friday’s Everybody’s Scalin’ will be a little different. Seeing how I will be in Florida for the Ultimate Scale Truck Expo, what better time to do this weeks post, live on the Big Squid RC Facebook Group page from the event! The live Feed [...]


PROTOform X-Lite On-Road RC Bodies

PROTOform X-Lite Bodies For Touring Cars

Just announced by PROTOform are X-Lite series on-road bodies. The X-Lite bodies are extremely lightweight in design, thus helping to lower the center of gravity on your touring car. The X-Lite series bodies can result in more responsive handling, less traction roll, as well as faster lap times. * PROTOform X-Lite LTC-R #1505-20 * PROTOform X-Lite MS7 #1555-20 * PROTOform X-Lite Type-S #1560-20 * [...]


Axial Yeti Jr Can-Am Maverick X3

Axial Racing Can-Am Maverick X3 Yeti Jr 1/18 UTV

Coming soon from Axial Racing is the Can-Am Maverick X3 UTV. In the full sized world, the Can-Am Maverick X3 is the baddest of the bad, with 2 feet of suspension travel and crazy horsepower under the hood. The new RTR 1/18th scaled version from Axial is fully licensed and has been very nicely scaled. Here are the highlights- * Fully [...]


Integy Snow Sand Tracks Traxxas X-Maxx

Integy T3 Rear Snow Tracks For The X-Maxx

Shipping now from Integy are Rear Snow Tracks for the mighty Traxxas X-Maxx. These snow tracks can be used on any soft surface to improve grip. Here are the highlights- * Available in seven different colors * Machined alloy center hub * Skis for front wheels sold separately * Mounting hardware provided * Rubber tracks * Reinforced main frame assembly Street pricing for the Integy X-Maxx Snow [...]


Traxxas Rustler How To Go Fast Video

Video – How to Go Faster With The Traxxas Rustler

Recently uploaded by Traxxas is a new video called How to Go Faster With The Rustler Stadium Truck. The video takes you through the steps that it takes to install different gearing, as well as how to install a new VXL brushless power system. With taller gearing and a whole lot more power under the hood, it is easy to [...]


JConcepts UTV Traxxas Slash Body Conversion

JConcepts UTV Fun with the Traxxas 2wd Slash

JConcepts recently released a body called the Truth 2 UTV. The Truth 2 UTV Body makes it easy to turn your short course truck into a scale looking UTV. UTVs have really taken off in popularity in recent years, with many people now owning a full sized version. Now you can build an rc version to look just like your [...]


Monster Truck Madness – Here’s to Race Day

Let me let you in on a little secret, while the Monster Truck Madness blog usually goes up on Tuesday, I usually write them on Sunday. That’s the case this week. And as I’m sitting here sipping my coffee on this fine Sunday, it’s not just any Sunday. Nope, it’s race day! There are few things in life that I enjoy [...]


WIN A CROSS-RC SU4-C Giveaway and Unboxing!

So we just received the new CROSS-RC SU4-C kit, and it was time to do another unboxing video. Jeremy is a huge CROSS-RC fan (as most of the people in the office are) so he wanted to help out with the video and get ready to start the build process. Little did he know, there was going to be an [...]


RC4WD Aluminum Rear Window Guard Traxxas TRX-4

RC4WD Aluminum Rear Window Guard For The Traxxas TRX-4

Shipping right now from RC4WD is a new Aluminum Rear Window Guard for the Traxxas Land Rover Defender TRX-4. The window guards can give your rig more of a rugged authentic off-road look, here are the highlights- * Made from billet aluminum * Hand welded for increased scale realism * Durable powder coat finish * Weight- 2.06oz * Length- 5.36″ Street pricing for the TRX-4 Defender [...]


Cubby Crawler Shootout

THE Cub Report – Here Comes The Hotstepper

Well hello there rc fanatics, welcome to BigSquidRC and to THE Cub Report. My name is Cubby, and well, I love talking ’bout the hobby, shall we jump right in? I am gonna start off this week with some Pro-Line love. For those of you that like to travel, P-L’s By The Fire scale crawling event is coming right up. By [...]


Traxxas Telemetry GPS 2.0

Traxxas TQi Telemetry Expander 2.0 and GPS Module 2.0

Coming soon from Traxxas is the TQi Telemetry Expander 2.0 and GPS Module 2.0. The new units allow you to monitor, as well as record, real-time data while driving. The 2.0 version of the telemetry expander and GPS module are waterproof and allow for up to six additional sensors. Here are more highlights- * Advanced communication bus technology * Designed for an [...]


T-Bone Racing XV4 Front Bumper Losi Super Rock Rey

T-Bone Racing XV4 Front Bumper For The Super Rock Rey

New from T-Bone Racing is an XV4 Front Bumper for the Losi Super Rock Rey. The XV4 bumper has more of a scale appearance, while still being ultra-rugged. * Cut-out for stock LED lighting * Available in multiple colors * Lifetime warranty * Designed for an easy install Street pricing for the T-Bone Racing XV4 Front Bumper For The Super Rock Rey is $29 and [...]


Pro-Line Snow Day Video

Pro-Line Snow Day Video

Just uploaded by the crew at Pro-Line is a new Snow Day video. The video does a great job of showing off not only their Sand Paw paddle tires, but also the mighty PRO-MT 4×4 and PRO-Fusion SC. The video has loads of slushy snow action with both vehicles throwing massive snow rooster tails! Hit up this link to get [...]



What’s up everybody, with USTE 19 only 7 days away I figured it would be a good time to reveal my latest build. I would actually call it more of a theme build and not a full-blown build. During those few days of brutal cold weather I found myself binge watching Baywatch. Now, back in its hay day Baywatch was [...]