For Bashers, By Bashers!

You are browsing the "Ask Cubby" category archive.

ASK Cubby

ASK Cubby, Version- Less Answers, More Fun

“ECX Torment 4WD Vs Carisma M40DT Brushless Combo Hi guys, I’m from Portugal, new to the hobby, and I’m about to pull the trigger on one of these trucks after much reading. I know that the Traxxas Slash 4WD is a superior product, and with a big margin for up grades, but retails for 499. I can get the Carisma Combo for 250‚ [...]

Read More...

ASK Cubby

ASK Cubby, Version- The Cat Drags in Questions, I Cough Up H…

“Selling old buggy Hey Cubby, Seeing as how you know everything, what is the best way to sell off an old car so I can raise money for a new one? Neil H.” Cubby- Yes Neil you are correct with that one, I do indeed know everything. For instance, I can tell you exactly the best way to order a filet based solely on [...]

Read More...

ASK Cubby

ASK Cubby, Version- Tart Questions, Sour Answers

“Fwiw… You can’t even sit out in the open air and smoke a cigar in 465 Seattle parks. This San Diego anti-RC bull#$%^ is apparently real, too. Totalitarianism. Look it up, it blooms a bit more every year. Jon” Cubby- Yo hey Jon and congrats, I am proclaiming yours as “Letter of the Month”, shoot us your snail mail and shirt size so you can [...]

Read More...

ASK Cubby

ASK Cubby, Version- An Intimate Q & A Session Just Between U…

“Needing direction/recommendation So Cubby, The situ here in charleston S.C. is I’m def. A noobi, but had to make the Durango-Dex8t purchase as I’ve been wanting a kit to progress my learning etc.,, but in saying that I have no idea what I’m doing when it comes to picking out motor/esc & servo, I’d really really appreciate your expertise knowing you like [...]

Read More...

ASK Cubby

ASK Cubby, Version- More Dodging The Truth

“Vaterra Cubby, I’m a daily passenger on the Big Squid Express. Great job. I’ve been a big fan of Vaterra since they came on the RC scene, but have been a little dissappointed lately with their off road selection. I know it’s hard to come up with the more innovative products like Axial’s Yeti every year, but I’d really like to see [...]

Read More...

ASK Cubby

ASK Cubby- You Ask The Questions, I Daydream About A New Hub…

“Hyperion 720i NET3 (still one of the best?) I love the shootouts and reviews you guys do, keep it up. I’m in the market for my 1st charger and wanted to not cheap out and get a good one. I’m just getting into the hobby and don’t really need the Best available. Like the title states, is the Hyperion 720i NET3 [...]

Read More...

ASK Cubby

ASK Cubby- You Ask the Questions, I Make Up the Answers

“Build yourself 1/8 scale truggy Good evening sir, Been in the hobby with my 12yo son now for just over 2 yrs. Went with a rustler that had been extremely good. Now I want to go bigger and am wondering if you had any opinion on a build it yourself 8th scale truggy. Don’t need a remote or batteries, esc and motor [...]

Read More...

ASK Cubby

ASK Cubby, Version- You Like Outback, I Like Fogo de Chão

“Kyosho Mad force Kruiser 2.0 VE Hi, I saw some information about this truck on BigSquid- Was wondering if you knew where they can be bought. I’ve only found one site and its overseas and will cost almost 200.00 USD to ship to me. Any help would be appreciated. thanks, Paul R.” Cubby- Yo hey Paul, as always, thanks for taking the time to shoot [...]

Read More...

ASK Cubby

ASK Cubby, Version- More Questions, Less Answers

“Hey Cubby, What’s up with the media blockout you guys have on Traxxas? You know us Traxxas owners deserve some news too! Stanley S.” Cubby- Yo, hey now Stanley, shoot us your snail mail for an extra sweet BSRC sticker pack. So about that “media blackout” you say we have on Traxxas. We have no such thing. In fact, Traxxas news usually gives our [...]

Read More...

ASK Cubby

ASK Cubby, Version- Poetic Questions, Irresponsible Answers

“Dear Cubby, With you being the biggest know-it-all in rc, I have a question. What is the proper way to take a corner with my truck? Like, what is the fastest way? Is there a right and a wrong way? I just want to go faster. Thank You, RadShot” Cubby- Hey now “Mr Radshot”, hit us up with your snail mail for your free [...]

Read More...

ASK Cubby

ASK Cubby, 04.09.2015, Version- You Send in Questions, I Dod…

“Next R/C Tracked Vehicle? Cubby, Do you think any other manufacturer besides Kyosho will make a new 1/10 scale tracked vehicle? I love my Blizzard EV with the 540 brushless motor but its a bit fragile and parts are sometimes hard to find. If Traxxas, ARRMA or maybe even HPI could make one for the basher crowd do you think it would [...]

Read More...

ASK Cubby

ASK Cubby- 04.02.2015, Version- Rip'n Questions, Toot'n Answ…

“Comment on your story Hello. I can no longer comment on your stories because I do not have a facebook account AND I never will have one. But I wanted to email you the comment that people should read. I wanted to start a hobby shop. Then I found out to become a dealer I had to buy from a hobby distributor. [...]

Read More...

ASK Cubby

ASK Cubby, 03.26.2014, Version- Better Call Cubby

“Witch kit to pick Hey Cubby I am in the market for a 1/10 scale stadium truck and I have narrowed it down to the arrma vortex BLS or the AE T4.2 RTR. I am just a general basher and I do have a small track at my house. Your opinion will be greatly appreciated. Thanks Erich D.” Cubby- Well hey there Erich, congrats on [...]

Read More...

ASK Cubby

ASK Cubby, 03.19.2014, Version- You Provide the Questions, I…

“New rig purchase Hey Cubby, Not sure if this is where my question should go to? So here it goes! First I want to say I love your site! Has helped out tremendously! The layout is awesome as well! Ok on to my question! I’ve been into RC fun probably my whole life, but really into it about 5 yrs. I own a [...]

Read More...

ASK Cubby

ASK Cubby, 03.12.2014, Version- Good Questions, Questionable…

“Ask Cubby Cubby, As a result of being addicted to the site i purchased a halix on black Friday. i followed most of the upgrade (BTW thanks for the free advice) series with my own little twist of course and i love shredding just about any surface with the thing but out of curiosity what brand and size 3s battery does the street [...]

Read More...