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Rockstar Cubby

ASK Cubby – More Of Your Questions, Less Of My Answers

“Fallout Cubby, What kind of fallout have you been seeing in the industry since Hobbico was sold to Horizon? Things don’t look much different from where I am sitting, what are you seeing? Robert H.” Cubby- Yo Roberto, thanks for writing in, you know the drill about getting a sticker pack. Robert is from Florida and writes me from time to time, so we [...]

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Kyosho Komatsu Hydraulic Excavator

Kyosho Komatsu Hydraulic Excavator

While world champion Jared Tebo might have a hard time making the triples with Kyosho’s newest release, it sure looks like a lot of fun to us. Kyosho has announced the freshly updated Komatsu Hydraulic Excavator. The Komatsu is extremely scale detailed and comes in at 1/50th in scale. At 1/50th the Komatsu is large, but not huge, with a [...]

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HobbyTown USA Schaumburg IL Grand Opening, Come say hi!

A few of the Big Squid RC crew will be hanging out at the HobbyTown USA Grand Opening in Schaumburg IL. on April 28th, 2018. There are going to be giveaways, vehicle demos, and sales galore. Big Squid RC will have plenty of stickers to give away, some t-shirts, and probably doing a little bashing. If you are in [...]

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Kyosho Audi R8 LMS 2015 Mini-Z White

Kyosho 2015 Audi R8 LMS In White

Today Kyosho has announced a bunch of new products, including a 2015 Audi R8 LMS in White. The Audi is the latest Mini-Z to be announced by Kyosho and comes fully pre-built and ready to jam. Here are some highlights- * Part of the Mini-Z rear wheel drive series * Syncro KT-531P 2.4GHz transmitter * Display model quality body * New circuit board & [...]

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Losi Tenacity Desert Buggy

Losi TENACITY Desert Buggy

After a series of teasers, Losi has officially announced the TENACITY Desert Buggy. The newest TENACITY series vehicle is 1/10th scaled and comes in ready-to-run form. For power, the buggy sports a 550 sized Dynamite 3800kV brushless motor, and to help put all that glorious power to ground is Spektrum’s AVC electronic stability control system. Here are more details- * Scale [...]

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FireBrand RC Panther-XDR Street-Juice

FireBrand RC Panther-XDR Street-Juice Pre-Mounts

Put a hot new look on your drift machine with Panther-XDR Street-Juice Pre-Mounts from FireBrand RC. Not only do these make one serious fashion statement once bolted up to your ride, but they were also engineered for serious performance. Here are their highlights- * Hot neon-pink color! * Ultra-durable Panther-XDR drift wheels * Pinx 5° beveled drift tires * Pre-mounted and glued for your [...]

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Kyosho Inferno Neo 3.0 Buggy

Kyosho 1/8 Inferno Neo 3.0 Buggy

Just days after announcing new ownership, Kyosho is starting to roll out new cars. The first up is the Inferno Neo 3.0 Buggy. The Neo 3.0 is aimed at bashers as it comes in readyset (pre-built) form, but is designed for high-end performance. * User friendly KE21P Nitro engine * Big bore shocks * KC Cross off-road tires * Competition level chassis * Pre-built, just [...]

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RC4WD Metal Side Sliders HPI Venture

RC4WD Metal Side Sliders For The HPI Venture

New for all you HPI Venture FJ owners are CChand Side Sliders from RC4WD. The side sliders can add scale realism to your rig, while also protecting the body while out rock crawling. Here are some of the side slider’s features and specifications- * Made from hand welded stainless steel * Progressive bend design * Corrosion resistant, black powder-coated finish * Length- 6.23″ * Height- [...]

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Xtreme ARRMA Carbon Fiber Shock Towers

Xtreme 1/8 ARRMA Talion Carbon Fiber Shock Towers

Recently released by Xtreme Racing are front and rear Carbon Fiber Shock Towers for the ARRMA Talion. Carbon fiber is well known for being ultra-light, yet ultra-strong, and is a material that works really well for shock towers. Also, the carbon fiber towers look trick, helping to boost the bling-factor of your Talion. Here are some highlights- * Made from beefy [...]

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RC4WD Super Wide BigDog Triple Axle Scale Trailer

RC4WD Super Wide BigDog Triple Axle Scale Trailer

Pull your serious off-road rigs with the new Super Wide BigDog Triple Axle 1/10 Scale Trailer from RC4WD. The trailer is extra wide, but still scaled in 1/10th for you guys looking to pull larger rigs. Here are some of its highlights- * Stamped steel 1.55″ wheels * 1.55″ Dirt Grabber tires * Hand made tube chassis * Steel leaf spring suspension * Steel tool [...]

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Losi Teaser

Losi New Release Teaser

Right now the folks over at Losi are teasing their next big release. You can watch the Facebook video embedded below to see their entire teaser. The video shows a side-by-side/UTV being followed by an FPV drone, just what can the guys at Losi be up to now? We have no idea what the new vehicle might be, but we all [...]

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Pro-Line Pro-Spec Scaler Shock Video

Pro-Line Pro-Spec Scaler Shocks Video

Get a good look at Pro-Line’s new Pro-Spec Scaler Shocks in the video below. The Pro-Spec Scaler Shocks were designed specifically for your scale crawler. They are available in three different lengths, plus internally they were engineered to be the smoothest shocks that Pro-Line has ever released. After watching the video, you can hit up This Link to learn more about [...]

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Traxxas TRX-4 Video

Traxxas Video – TRX-4 Conquers California Wilderness

The latest video posted by Traxxas features the Land Rover Defender TRX-4. The video shows the TRX-4 roaming around in the California sun, climbing boulders, as well as driving through a stream. The TRX-4 won our BigSquidRC Scale Crawler shootout and has done a great job of bringing people into the world of scale crawling, watch the video below to [...]

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Cardinals Cubby

THE Cub Report – Ramblin’ Gamblin’ Man

Here we are folks, another week in the rc hobby. Wow, the last year or two have been wild haven’t they? The good news is that things seem to be settling down, still, it may be another year or two before we see how everything shakes out. Any which way, welcome to THE Cub Report, and as always, thanks for [...]

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Pro-Line BFGoodrich Mud-Terrain TA KM3 1.9 Tires

Pro-Line BFGoodrich Mud-Terrain T/A KM3 1.9″ Tires

Here ya go everyone, Pro-Line is helping to introduce the brand new BFGoodrich Mud-Terrain T/A KM3 tires to the world. That’s right, these are just now being introduced to the full scale world and Pro-Line has them for your 1.9″ scale crawler. The 1.9″ KM3’s have been perfectly scaled down for your crawler so that you can run the very [...]

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