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Bashers Basics – The Bench – Edition 1 – The Table

Welcome to Bashers Basics’ “The Bench” series. We will be going over ways to construct, arrange, and improve your rc workspace! In this, the first post, we will be talking about the table. As one of the most crucial and yet basic parts of your rc workspace, you want to make sure that you are in a quiet, low traffic area so [...]



BigSquidRC Dirt Jumping Championships – Oct 16th

Mark your calender’s now for Sunday, October 16th. That is when BigSquidRC and the St Louis RC Freaks Club will put on the 2016 Dirt Jumping Championships presented by Castle Creations. This is an rc car long jump competition that takes place entirely on dirt. Competitors will have a 200 foot dirt run-up to a 6 foot tall dirt ramp, [...]


Tire Options

Bashers Basics — Tires.

Hello and welcome back to Bashers Basics! If you have already read the first post, you will know what you are trying to pursue, for those who didn’t, I’ll make it clear, traction. Grip. What converts the rotation of your motor into lateral speed. If you have seen any of the cool slow-motion bashing videos littered around YouTube, you have [...]



Big Squid RC Instagram Giveaway!

Readers Alert! A new Instagram giveaway is live now on the Big Squid RC Instagram! Have you checked us out over there yet? Are you a Instagram junkie? Want to win some cool stuff? This one is going to be simple, just a few steps and you are entered! Follow us on Instagram Repost the giveaway post Include #bigsquidrcgiveaway in [...]


Big Squid RC Instagram

Big Squid RC On Instagram is Here!

Are you a Big Squid RC fan that also likes to hang out on Instagram? Give us a follow on the new Official Big Squid RC Instagram Page ! Get updates on the latest posts, sneak peaks into new projects, exclusive contests and more! Check us out on Instagram with THIS LINK.



The New Ballistic Off-Road Razorback 2.2 Bead Lock Wheels fr…

For those looking for an uber modern look, check out the super scale BALISTIC OFF-ROAD RAZORBACK 2.2 beadlock rims from RC4WD! Love the black/silver combo! At $140 per pair at RC4WD, they are a great price for the amount of scale points they bring to the table! Get more scale news at This Link on BigSquidRC.


BigSquidRC Long Jump Contest

Record Long Jump Video – Big Squid RC

We recently posted about our Long Jump Event where Paul flew an amazing 262 feet! It took a while to get all the footage from all the cameras together and cut, but it’s finally here! There is some great footage, and it’s amazing to watch how high and how far these vehicles were going. It was crazy to be there, [...]



We’re Hiring Again!

Now Hiring: Video Editor, Writers, Sales, Social Media / Marketing Yep, things are getting crazy around here again, and it’s time to expand the crew. We have updated our job page HERE. First on the list of people we need is a video editor. We have a TON of footage we need to get edited down into amazing bit-sized [...]


BigSquidRC Long Jump Contest

Records Smashed At Big Squid Long Jump Competition

Last weekend in Champaign IL, the BigSquidRC Bash Crew held a special Long Jump Competition. Our Bash Crew gathered up a bunch of cars, a bunch of people, and met up at World famous Speed Run Road to go big and have a fun day of bashing. The longest jump of the day was laid down by Paul Bludgen from Midlothian [...]



March Bash-ness Nominations End Soon!

Just a couple hours left to get those nominations in for the Big Squid RC March Bash-ness bracket! And don’t forget you can win this RC Gear Shop 80A Waterproof ESC AND a 1/10th Brushless 5400kv motor combo just for helping us get things rolling! Go here to nominate now!



Issue 5 In Stores

Just wanted to give a quick reminder that the latest copy of the Big Squid RC monthly should be in your local hobby shops! As always, we have included a bunch of stickers in the package, so make sure to grab a few when you stop in. We just updated Big Squid Monthly Page with shops in a few [...]



Help Wanted – We Need More Squids!

Throughout the year, we get tons of emails from people interested in helping out Big Squid RC. Most of the time we are just too busy to think about trying to add a few more squids to the mix, but as the site continues to grow, it becomes more apparent we could use some more help. We are looking to [...]



New Big Squid RC Monthly and More Locations!

In case you didn’t hear, we were at eFest 2015 and met with hordes of people. The show is always a good time, and it’s a great chance for us to meet and greet with readers, as well as introduce new people to the site. While we were there, we were handing out the latest copy of the Big Squid [...]



Happy New Year! 2015 Will Be Amazing!

Out with the old, and in with the new! As you can see, we have a lot of big plans for 2015, and one of those involves a new look. While we all loved the old site, it was time for a modern upgrade and refresh. We have a lot of plans for some big projects, and the old page [...]



Big Squid Monthly Plus Micro Stickers!

Should of mentioned this a while back, the new Big Squid RC Monthly hit hobby shops earlier this month, and as a special treat we have shipped ‘micro’ Big Squid RC sticker sheets with them. We sent some to every store that gets the issues for FREE! All you need to do is run to your local shop that carries [...]