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Bashers Basics – Race Weekend

I know BigSquid RC is all about Bashing, but when a chance to go to a two day race event came up, I couldn’t resist. I will be taking you all along for the ride, from packing and prepping, to the driver stand, and beyond. We start the night before, as I pack up my tools and pit gear. We start [...]

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Cubby Smile

THE Cub Report- Moving Forward

Hello to one and all, thanks for stopping by to check out yet another Cub Report. We are getting a break in the weather here in the Midwest, we hope your weather is allowing you to get in some trigger time too. I am gonna go old school again this week, here are my notes from some of the more prominent [...]

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RC4WD Rhino Bumper, Sliders and Bumper Extension Package Gelande 2 Cruiser

RC4WD Rhino Bumper, Sliders, & Bumper Extension Pack For The…

New from RC4WD is a Rhino Bumper, Slider, and Bumper Extension Pack for the Gelande 2 Cruiser. The package can help take your G2 Cruiser to the next level of scale, as well as adding more protection to your rig. * Made from heavy duty steeling tubing * Corrosion resistant black powder-coated finish * Hand welded * Weight- 9.1oz Pricing for the whole set is [...]

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Pro-Line Shock Video

Video – Pro-Line Shocks 101

The good folks over at Pro-Line have posted a new video titled Shocks 101. The video gives a ton of good information about Pro-Line shocks and how to properly set them up. Gerardo Gonzalez also walks you through the difference between bladder and emulsion style of shocks and how that makes the Pro-Line PowerStoke and Pro-Spec shocks different. To learn more [...]

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Kyosho Red Yellow Drone Racer

Two New Colors For The Kyosho Drone Racer

The folks over at Kyosho have announced two new colors for their Drone Racer. The first unit is the G-ZERO Shining Red which has a part number of #20571R, while the second is the ZEPHYR S-Yellow which is part number #20572Y. Both come completely pre-built as readysets and are controlled by Kyosho’s easy to use 2.4GHz Syncro KT-231P pistol style [...]

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Everybody’s Scalin’ – Specifications on the HPI Venture FJ

It may of taken awhile, but the HPI Venture FJ is finally about to see release! Ahead of that, official specifications have come out and there are some interesting things to discuss, for sure. I’m going to hit on what I find to be the most interesting aspects of the rig, but you can view the whole spec sheet right here. It’s great [...]

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RC4WD Krabs Front Bumper SCX10 II XJ

RC4WD Krabs Front Bumper For The SCX10 II XJ

Give your SCX10 II XJ a tough new look with the Krabs Front Bumper from RC4WD. The bumper is hand welded from heavy duty steel tubing and features a corrosion resistant silver finish. Here are some of its specifications- * Width- 7.13″ * Length- 3.22″ * Height- 1.69″ * Weight- 7.5oz Pricing for the bumper is $106, is has a part number of #VVV-C0339, and [...]

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Yokomo YD-2 EX

Yokomo YD-2 EX Drift Car

New from Yokomo is the YD-2 EX drift car. The YD-2 EX is a rear wheel drive kit that is ready to dominate your local drift track. A new front bulkhead, new aluminum shock tower, and a narrower chassis headline some of the changes on the EX. * Matte graphite double deck chassis * 4 gear transmission * Large rear diffuser * New sealed [...]

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Tekno BLOK 21aM .21 Nitro Engine

Two New Nitro Engines From Tekno RC

Power up your 1/8th scale nitro burner with a pair of new engines from Tekno RC. First up is the BLOK 21aM (#TKR1710) buggy engine with the second being the BLOK 21aP (#TKR1711) truggy engine. Both are high-end competition engines that are priced at $469 and will start shipping in March. Here are some of their features- * 3 needle carb * DLC [...]

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RC4WD Goodyear Wrangler Duratrac 1.9 Tires

RC4WD Goodyear Wrangler Duratrac 1.9″ Tires

RC4WD made big news yesterday when we posted their fully licensed Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company 2.2″ tires. The RC4WD crew also has all you 1.9 guys dialed with their new Goodyear Wrangler Duratrac 1.9″ Scale Tires. The 1.9″ Goodyears have all the scale detailing that you expect from RC4WD and are molded in their new X2 S³ rubber compound [...]

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Rockstar Cubby

ASK Cubby – Here Comes Your Questions, There Goes My Answers

“Weed, Toke it up article Let me start by saying that I am definitely pro-weed. HOWEVER, c’mon. If you can’t go a couple hours at the track without a bowl, there’s ways of getting your fix without ruining it for everyone else. My kids know i smoke, they know it’s for adults only, and I never, and I mean, [...]

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Pro-Line 2017 By The Fire Scale Adventure

Upcoming Event – Pro-Line By The Fire Scale Adventure

Mark your calendar now for the 2017 edition of Pro-Line’s By The Fire Scale Adventure. Last year’s event was a huge success, this year’s will be even bigger and gnarlier. By The Fire is a scale event scheduled for May 6th and will take place at Horesman’s Center Park in Apple Valley, CA (just Northeast of Los Angeles). Scalers from [...]

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Kyosho 1970 Chevy Chevelle SS

It’s Official – Kyosho 1970 Chevy Chevelle SS

After 4 Months Of Teasing, the crew at Kyosho have released full details on their new 1970 Chevy Chevelle SS. We are super stoked to see this classic America muscle car hit the market and can’t wait to tear up our local cul-de-sac with one. The Chevelle SS will be available in two different colors, red (#34053T1) or blue (#34053T2), and [...]

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Traxxas 8S X-Maxx Video

Video – Extreme Power Traxxas 8s X-Maxx

Oh yes, the mighty Traxxas 8S X-Maxx is now shipping to hobby shops everywhere. To help show you hardcore bashers just how quick the new 8S version of the X-Maxx is, Traxxas has released a new video. The video is extremely well done, showcasing the 8S X-Maxx on various terrain from an empty parking lot to a full-on motocross track. [...]

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Kyosho Zephyr Review

Kyosho Zephyr Drone Racer Review

A few months ago Kyosho announced their revolutionary Drone Racer quadcopters. The Drone Racers are not like a “normal” drone, they are controlled by a pistol type radio and only fly a few feet off the ground. We have been testing the Kyosho Zephyr, one of the two Drone Racers released by Kyosho. How easy is it to fly? Is [...]

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