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Tim Gluth BigSquidRC Podcast

Upcoming BigSquidRC Podcasts Featuring Tim Gluth

That’s right folks, BigSquidRC is getting a podcast! BigSquidRC is teaming up with RC Newb’s Tim Gluth to bring you a series of in-depth podcasts with various industry insiders. Tim Gluth has what we consider to be the best podcast in rc. You can sample some of his previous episodes By Clicking This Link. Gluth is up to 50 episodes over [...]

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Bash Vehicle of the Year 2017 – #1

Finally, it’s the end of the year, and we get to announce the winner of our Bash Vehicle of the Year Award. Every single year the Big Squid RC crew takes a step back and discusses possible winner. We take the top 5 that we all agree could of been at the top, and then argue for a while over [...]

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Bash Vehicle of the Year 2017 – #2

We are down to the final two. If you missed the rest of the top 5, you can click the Bash Vehicle of the Year Award link to see what the previous vehicles for this year and previous years were. While there can only be one winner, the number two vehicle can easily have been swapped with number one because [...]

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Bash Vehicle of the Year 2017 #3

If you are living under a rock, we have announced #5 and #4 over the last couple of days. Short version of what is up, every year we give out our Bash Vehicle of the Year Award. (You can see previous winners at that link). There can only be one winner, but we start with a top 5. EVERY vehicle [...]

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Bash Vehicle of the Year 2017 – #4

If you didn’t catch #5 yesterday, here is what’s going on. Each year we hand out our Bash Vehicle of the Year Award. There can only be one winner, and there is usually a list of the top 5 we had thought about winning. EVERY vehicle that makes this list, or that was considered a possible bash vehicle of [...]

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Bash Vehicle of the Year 2017 – #5

Every year we give out our Bash Vehicle of the Year Award. While there can be only one winner, we usually offer up a list of the top 5 because EVERY vehicle that makes this list, or that was considered a possible bash vehicle of the year, is truly an exceptional vehicle. Bash Vehicles of the Year must have been [...]

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Bashers Basics — How to Paint A RC Body

Hello and welcome back to Bashers Basics. We all know that the process of painting your first RC body is always quite daunting, but don’t fear, Bashers Basics is here! In this tutorial I am going to just do a simple paint job, a solid metallic blue, which will look great on my hypothetical SLASH 4X4.    Firstly I select my [...]

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Elite Light Weight Clear Body for TLR 22 4.0 From Proline

Looking to step up your game with the TLR 22 4.0? Look no further than the Elite Light Weight Clear Body from Proline. Save some weight, and race in style with this brand new body with a low slung design and sweeping lines that are sure to turn some heads! Buy it at This Link. See more Losi news at This Link.

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Instagram Giveaway!

Want some sick BigSquid RC merchandise? Another BigSquid RC giveaway is happening now! Want to get in on the action? All you have to do is: 1. Follow BigSquid RC on Instagram, 2. Post a picture on Instagram with #bigsquidrcgiveaway in the caption In those two easy steps you will be entered in to win a Big Squid RC T-Shirt and stickers! (black, unless [...]

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HB Racing MFT Tool

Looking for a versatile new tool to add to your arsenal? The MFT from HB Racing is just what you are looking for! Able to securely hold 1/10 and 1/8 scale shock shafts without damaging them, it is also able to securely hold 1/8 scale shock bodies and caps, and additionally is able to make 1/10 and 1/8 scale tire [...]

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Bashers Basics — Weight Distribution

I have had quite a few newcomers to the hobby ask me this simple statement, but complex question; “how can I make my crawler perform better”. While there are a multitude of different ways that one can increase the performance and ability of their crawler, one of the easiest and most impactful change that someone can make to their crawler [...]

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ST Racing Aluminum Parts for Traxxas 4Tec 2.0

Are you stoked about having your brand new Traxxas 4Tec, but can’t stand breaking parts? No longer worry with aluminum upgrade parts for Traxxas 4Tec from ST Racing. Get their aluminum bell crank set to see an increase in steering power and precision, not to mention the new bling to make your car shine even more! Check out the rest of [...]

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Losi Tenacity SCT RTR 1/10 4WD Short Course Truck

Looking for a truck that delivers both unmatched performance and durability? Look no further than the Losi Tencacity SCT RTR 1/10 4WD Short Course Truck! With the Team Losi racing pedigree, combined with extreme durability and a modern, aggressive body style, the Losi Tenacity SCT brings a deadly combination of innovation and legacy to rule the track and the park! Buy [...]

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Big Squid RC Smash and Bash FAQ – Get The Answers Here

Have some questions about the Big Squid RC / Hobby Town St. Charles Bash that’s happening? Well we have the answers to your Frequently Asked Questions! As with anything, things can change, but at the moment, these answers are as accurate as we could get! Still have questions? Feel free to drop us an email or stop by the [...]

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Bashers Basics – Race Weekend

I know BigSquid RC is all about Bashing, but when a chance to go to a two day race event came up, I couldn’t resist. I will be taking you all along for the ride, from packing and prepping, to the driver stand, and beyond. We start the night before, as I pack up my tools and pit gear. We start [...]

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