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Everybody’s Scalin’ – Stoking the Fire

For the longest time now I’ve been planning on building a super scaled out, high performance 1.9 trail rig. It’s just that other responsibilities (aka different r/c’s) have always led to this project being stuck perpetually “on the drawing board”. No more! A massive amount of stuff has been ordered and as you can see in above pic, it’s time to [...]

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Axial Wraith Spawn – Let the upgrades begin!

Hey Squidders, sorry I have been MIA for a couple of weeks, had some family issues that needed attending to. I’m back with some updates on the Wraith Spawn build thats been on my bench for a bit. When we left off I was getting ready to take it for it’s first spin and see how things play out. Which [...]

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PRO-MT Set Up Street

How To – Setting Up Your PRO-MT For Street Driving

There is no doubt that the vast majority of bash vehicles were designed to be used off-road, but end up being pavement burners. We see it every day, trucks (and buggies) of all sorts being driven around the local parking lot, many handling like a hay-wagon because they were not set-up properly. We decided to do an article on how to [...]

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Futaba Electric Challenge

2015 Futaba Electric Challenge This Weekend

The Futaba Electric Challenge starts today at Leisure Hours Raceways in Joliet Illinois. This is the 5th annual running of the event, one that has become a favorite of racers in the Midwest. Nine different classes are offered, with racing taking place on the Leisure Hours outdoor track on Saturday, then switching to the indoor track on Sunday. Points are [...]

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Tamiya Heavy Dump Truck

Tamiya Heavy Dump Truck

Freshly announced by Tamiya is the Heavy Dump Truck. No, there isn’t a Dump Truck class at your local track, but it sure looks like fun for the backyard. The Heavy Dump Truck comes on a 4×4 GF-01 Tamiya chassis and its highly detailed body is made from ABS plastic, not from polycarbonate. * Width- 270mm * Length- 350mm * Height- 210mm * Mid [...]

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Average Joe’s Raceway – Wrench Invasion with Video

If that video does not want to make you get out and bash, I don’t know what will! Being the Wrench for Big Squid, I don’t get to go out to often. So when Brian asked me to go check out a local track, I jumped on it. I headed out to Average Joe’s Raceway in Lombard, Il. on Sunday [...]

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JConcepts New Red Hobbies Bash 4.0

JConcepts & New Red Hobbies Bash 4.0

Yesterday we posted about the RC Freaks bash in St Louis this Sunday, today we have received word about a bash coming up for hobbyists down in Florida. JConcepts has joined forces with New Red Hobbies to put on their Bash 4.0. This bash is unique that it combines a bunch of different types of rc into one huge event. [...]

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ASK Cubby

ASK Cubby, Version- Your Weekly Questions, My Weak…

“The Internet For years I have been watching traffic on rc forums go down. I don’t think it is the fault of the websites themselves, I think it shows a lack of interest in the hobby as a whole. I have seen many people leave the hobby while very few have entered. People have left the hobby to pursue other things, [...]

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SSD D60 Axle Case Axial SCX10

SSD RC D60 Axle Case For The Axial SCX10

New from SSD RC is the D60 Axle Case for Axial SCX10s. The axle case is molded from a durable nylon and features a highly scale realistic look. Some of its other features include- * Removable diff cover * Includes panhard & upper 4 link mount * 1 piece main housing * Works with stock Axial gears and axle shafts * Servo mount is optional * [...]

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RC10 Smithsonian

Associated RC10 On Display In The Smithsonian Nati…

We all know that only the most important things in history actually make it to the Smithsonian. Therefore it is pretty cool to find out that an original gold tub Team Associated RC10 is currently on display in the Smithsonian Spark!Lab interactive exhibit. Maybe we need to load up the BSRC Bash Crew and make a field trip to check [...]

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Pro-Line Bash Video Contest – Submission Reminder

If you want your chance at winning $1000 IN CASH, here is your reminder about the deadline for submissions in the incredible Pro-Line Racing Big Bash Video Contest! There is $1000 on the line for the winner, along with $500 in prizes! We aren’t messing around! September 1st is the cut off date for video submissions. The awesome videos continue [...]

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JC Mugen Finnisher

JConcepts Mugen MBX7-T Finnisher Clear Body

New for the Mugen MBX7-T Truggy is a Finnisher series body from JConcepts. The Finnisher series bodies are known for their aerodynamic design that help improve handling on the track, now you can get one for your Mugen nitro truggy. * Comes with protective film and window masks * Blended wing & body design * Supplied with Finnisher decal sheet * Designed for excellent [...]

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Losi Aluminum Front Splindles

Losi Aluminum Front Spindle Set For The LST2 & XXL…

Toughen up your Losi LST2 XXL/E monster truck while adding some bling with new Aluminum Spindles. These are genuine Losi upgrade parts for a perfect fit and are anodized in red to really set your truck off. The spindles are street priced at $29, they have a part number of #LOS344000, and Right Here is the link that you want for [...]

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Hobbico Pro Series Big 5 GPS Meter Review

Hobbico Pro Series Big 5 GPS Meter Review

Exactly what is the Hobbico Pro Series Big 5 GPS Meter? It is an affordable and compact GPS unit that can be used to measure (and record) speed, distance, and altitude. We’ve been testing one for several weeks now to find out if it is worth the cash for a normal backyard basher. Exactly what did we find out? Keep [...]

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Axial SCX10 Mud Truck Conversion: Part Two

Before we get started, you can click here for Part One if you missed it. Building the trucks? Easy. Building the mud pit? PITA. This is the numero uno thing I’ve learned about racing r/c mudders. And of course the day we picked to build the track and run these vehicles just so happened to be 95 degrees with high humidity [...]

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