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We’re doing the encrypting thing too you guys!

In an attempt to be like all the other cool kids on the innerwebs, we’ve decided to implement some TLS encryption on our website. We actually implemented it a few weeks ago, and some of you have already found the https links we’ve been sprinkling into our posts. We’re still not quite ready to go full time with it though. [...]

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A Main Speedway Spring Fling ’15 in Pueblo, CO

Coming this weekend, April 10th – 12th, A Main Speedway and Hobby Shop in Pueblo, CO is hosting their 3rd annual Spring Fling event. If you can make it, what you can expect to find is a plethora of family friendly local and regional style r/c racing. And after all that, you can watch a bunch of people take their [...]

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March Bash-ness 2014 – Final Fight!

[Update: This poll, and March Bash-ness 2014, is over. Check back soon for the crowning of the March Bash-ness 2014 Champion!] And here we are. The final round of March Bash-ness 2014! This year’s polling saw some big surprises. Traxxas didn’t make the final round, despite being the most nominated company. Some of the top favorites were knocked out early on. [...]

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March Bash-ness 2014 – Round 3!

[Update: Polls are closed. We’re going to take the weekend off and spend that time carefully reviewing the final results, after some earlier poll spamming shenanigans. Stay tuned to the front page for the Championship round and our big March Bash-ness give away entry information. Monday is the day that the end begins.] This is it. The Dance is almost over. [...]

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March Bash-ness 2014 – Round 2, Part 2

Welcome to Part 2 of Round 2. This last bit of voting determines our Final [less than five but more than three]. Losi has two hats in the ring, but one is going home. Will it be their super tough Ten-SCTE or super big 5ive-T? HPI’s Savage Flux HP is taking on Traxxas’ Stampede 4×4. Both great trucks in their [...]

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March Bash-ness 2014, Round 2, Part 1

[Update: Yar, these polls be closed, matey. We’re taking a day off and we’ll be picking back up with Round 2, Part 2 of voting on Monday, the 31st, at 8:00 am. Thank you for voting in this round!] Eight gone, eight move on. You could say there were some upsets in the first Round. Last year’s champion, the Slash 4×4 [...]

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Flingin' in the Spring - A-Main Speedway's Spring Fling 2014…

Over the weekend of March 22nd and 23rd A-Main Speedway, with an assist from Steel City RC Club, hosted the RC racing portion of their 2nd annual Spring Fling event in Pueblo, CO. We’re not really a race orientated group here at the Squid, for the most part bashing is our forté. But then C.L. Morgan, proprietor of A-Main Speedway, [...]

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March Bash-ness 2014 Battle Round 1, Part 2

[Update 3: Round 2 has started! CLICK HERE to head over and vote in round 2! ] Four down, four more to get the boot. This is part 2 of Round 1. First up we have Losi’s tough-as-nails Ten-SCTE versus Pro-Line’s highly regarded first foray into a complete kit, the Pro-2. The second match-up pairs up the biggest dog on the [...]

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March Bash-ness 2014 Battle, Round 1, Part 1

[Update: The Polls are closed, Part 2 of Round 1 continues tomorrow at 8:00 am CDT. Check the front page for the new polls. Thanks for voting everyone!] [Update 2: Part 2 has started! CLICK HERE to head over and vote in round one part 2! ] [Update 3: Round 2has started! CLICK HERE to head over and vote in round 2! [...]

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March Bash-ness 2014! Selection round.

[Update: The Selection round is now over. Thank you everyone that nominated and entered the Pro-Line Trenchers giveaway. Give us a bit to crunch all the numbers and keep an eye on the front page for the first round of voting for March Bash-ness 2014!] Middle of March? Spring just around the corner? That means one thing. It’s time for Big [...]

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A-Main Speedway Spring Fling 2014

Save the weekend of March 22nd and 23rd for A-Main Speedway’s 2nd annual Spring Fling in Pueblo, CO with a special event sponsored by us here at the Big Squid RC. You can get your fill of off-road racing with classes for pretty much every type of off-road rc vehicle in existence. 1/8th scale buggy, truggy, monster truck, electric, nitro, [...]

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Big Squid RC Live! Show #33?

[Update: It’s over, check out the replay above or on our YouTube channel. ] Yep, live show tonight at 9:30 pm CDT. We will hopefully be joined (equipment and user ability permitting) by our special guest from Pro-line, who will probably want to talk about that new Pro-2 thingy. I’ll be there trying my best to take your questions from [...]

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Big Squid RC Live Show #31 [Update: Over, also Surprise: Sav…

Update 2: Sorry, we temporarily removed the video so we can cut out some of the technical difficulties we had and clean it up a little. It will be back up soon! [Update: Show’s over, but we had all kinds of great stuff this show with a few special guests from HPI (hint: one of them is the Savage Octane) and Pro-Line [...]

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Big Squid RC Live! Show #28? [Update: We’re done.]

[Update: Live show is over, check out the replay above or on our YouTube channel.] Guess what. We’re doing a show tonight! Huzzah! Last week’s failure to launch was all Brian’s fault. Even though he tried to blame it on Kevin and that kid with the floppy hair. The real story is Brian’s tea cup poodle, appropriately named “Little Princess,” got [...]

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Big Squid RC Live! Show #25 – Leaping Lemur

If no one watches Big Squid RC Live, does it make any less sense? That’s a question philosophers have been pondering since the very dawn of human thought. Perhaps we’ll discuss such theories on tonight’s show. More likely though we’ll talk about Adam the Intern’s dad and inflatable girlfriend, Craig’s awesome hats, facial hair and maybe something about rc cars. [...]

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