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Big Squid Podcast – Episode 6 – Joe Ambrose – Horizon Hobby

Greetings podcast listeners! Everyone in the industry has had questions about the Horizon Hobby buyout of Hobbico, and I mean EVERYONE. Hobby shop owners, manufacturers, even your average basher, wants to know what’s happening to some of their favorite brands. We recently had the honor of being invited to sit down with Joe Ambrose, the CEO and President of Horizon [...]

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Big Squid Podcast - Episode 5 - Matt Wallace - Pro-Line Raci…

Episode 5 is here! This episode features Matt Wallace from Pro-Line Racing. We have known Matt for quite a while now, and it’s always great to chat with him and get his view of how things are going in the hobby. Matt has been with Pro-Line for about as long as we can remember, and he has always been a huge [...]

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Memorial Day

Today, please keep in mind all the amazing men and women that have given the ultimate sacrifice while defending our freedoms and making our country the incredible place it is. Thank you all for your service! While you are at home firing up the BBQ, or out bashing in the backyard, there are a bunch of RC sales going on [...]

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Big Squid Podcast – Episode 4

Episode 4 is ready to enter your eardrums, and we are glad you are here! This show features Joshua Barker, PR and Marketing Manager of MaxAmps, arguably one of the best known LiPO battery companies in the world. Joshua and Tim discuss all sorts of LiPO and battery myths, future tech, and general MaxAmps info. If you are curious about [...]

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PPR Reptile RC Radio Wheel Grips New Batch

We just saw that PPR RC Products has a new batch of grips available. Each of their runs are in very limited quantities, so if you see something you like, you need to scoop it up. You can Click Here to read the BigSquidRC review of the Reptile wheel grips if you don’t already know about them. Check out their [...]

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Team Associated Protective Chassis Sheets

New from Team Associated are these Protective Chassis Sheets for the T6.1, SC6.1, and B6.1. A lot of people want to help protect their chassis from wearing down, general damage, and keep it smooth. These printed sheets can make those things a little easier. Street pricing for the protective sheets are $17, and they have the following part numbers. #71132 T6.1 FT [...]

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Losi LST 3XL-E Monster Truck Price Drop

If you have been on the fence about the Losi LST 3XL-E, even after our official review here BigSquidRC, this price drop should make you drop what you are doing and get out that credit card! We liked the truck at the $699 price tag, the new price is $550 which makes this an amazing value! The LST 3XL-E is [...]

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Big Squid Podcast – Episode 3

Welcome to episode 3 of the Big Squid RC Podcast! This time around we have the pleasure of talking with Tom Allen, the vice president of RC4WD. RC4WD has been crushing it for years, and when it comes to the scale scene, there isn’t really anyone doing it better. Tom gives some insight into the company, the products, and hopefully [...]

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FireBrand RC SwitchBlade-XDR Wheels with Pinx

The crew over at FireBrand RC has a new release in the Street-Juice Series . The SwitchBlade-XDR Wheels will ship with Pinx drift tires already mounted, and this combo looks sick! The details you need: * On-road Drift Wheels w/Pinx Tires * 65º/5º Double-Bevel, Hot-pink Drift Tires * Wheel Size: 1.9” x 1” * 1:10 Scale, 12mm. Hex-fit w/6mm off-set * Pre-mounted & Glued [...]

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We have our winners!

We have our winners from the March Bash-ness 2018 raffle event! Congratulations again to ARRMA on the Kraton taking the big win this year, and thanks to them we were able to give away a brand new one! The winner this year via random number generator is Mando Lopez Jr. from Brookville, PA! Congrats! You are the owner of a new [...]

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MARCH BASH-NESS 2018 CHAMPION – WIN A KRATON!

In case you were living under a rock, the ARRMA Kraton was the 2018 March Bash-ness Champion! Congratulations to the amazing ARRMA RC Crew, and wow that ARRMA ARMY is strong! A lot of ARRMA vehicles made it round after round, and it was cool to see the fans come out to vote. The award is very well deserved, the [...]

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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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Big Squid RC Podcast – Episode 2

Welcome to episode number 2 of the Big Squid RC Podcast! This episode Tim chats with Patrick del Castillo from Castle Creations and discusses all things brushless. It does not matter if you are a air guy or a surface guy, experiencing a Castle system in your model is a must do! If you are in the bashing scene, the racing [...]

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March Bash-ness 2018 Round 4 – Final ROUND

Here we are, the final round! Congratulations to the ARRMA Kraton and the Axial SCX10! Both of these vehicles fought off some insanely tough competition to make it here and to be the winners of the Basher side and the crawler/scale side. Now it’s time for their final fight, is it really the Kraton vs the scX10 or is it [...]

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Losi Super Baja Rey Gets Basher Approved!

We have been beating the heck out of our Losi Super Baja Rey, and not only have we been having a blast with it the truck, it has proven itself to be super durable. We continue to dish out the abuse, and the Super Baja Rey continues to ask for more! Whenever we have the space, it has been our [...]

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