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Duratrax Onyx Brushless SystemThe good folks over at Hobbico are running a couple of specials from now until February 28 on select Duratrax brushless systems and ARRMA BLX RTRs.

When you buy the Duratrax Onyx brushless systems listed below you will get a merchandise certificate that can be used on other Hobbico products. The Duratrax Onyx brushless systems are waterproof and come ready for install with Deans plug.

1/8 scale systems ($25 merchandise certificate)

DTXC3194 2200kV Motor, 120A ESC Brushless System- $249.99
DTXC3195 2650kV Motor, 120A ESC Brushless System- $249.99

1/10 scale systems ($10 merchandise certificate)

DTXC3164 3930kV Motor, 80A ESC Brushless System- $149.97
DTXC3165 4420kV Motor, 80A ESC Brushless System- $149.97
DTXC3166 5900kV Motor, 80A ESC Brushless System- $149.97
DTXC3172 3650kV Motor, 80A ESC SC Brushless System- $159.99
DTXC3174 4550kV Motor, 80A ESC SC Brushless System- $159.99


ARRMA Granite BLXThe special on ARRMA vehicles is a $20 merchandise certificate with the purchase of any ARRMA BLX brushless RTR. The ARRMA BLX series of vehicles are affordable, powerful, and come with an industry leading 2 year warranty. The merchandise certificate is redeemable at the same hobby shop the ARRMA was purchased and can be used on products from over 30 r/c brands including Axial, Duratrax, Futaba, ARRMA, and TrakPower.

ARAD25** GRANITE BLX Brushless RTR- $379.98
ARAD26** FURY BLX Brushless RTR- $399.99
ARAD28** VORTEKS BLX Brushless RTR- $379.98
ARAD29** RAIDER BLX Brushless RTR- $349.98

To hit the official Duratrax website click HERE, to hit up ARRMA click HERE, and to get more Hobbico news on BigSquidRC THIS is the link you want.

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We recently posted details about the Duratrax Li-24 2S-4S Balancing Charger, and like magic, ours arrived in the office a couple of days later. Here is a quick shot as we get ready to start our review process.

For more info hit the Duratrax Website.

Click Here for more Duratrax news on BigSquidRC.

Duratrax Li-24 2S-4S Balancing Charger
So you’ve just jumped into Lipo batteries but don’t want to break the bank on a dedicated charger. Duratrax has you covered with their new Li-24 2S-4S Balancing Charger. Like the name states you can charge 2, 3, or 4S packs with the Li-24 and it has a maximum charge rate of 3 amps. Some of its other features and specifications include-

* Built in power supply for AC use
* CC/CV charging
* Comes with Deans Ultra Plug connector
* Charge status LED
* Balancing status for each cell
* LiPo/LiFe switch
* Balance Current: 200mA
* Dimensions: 4.4 x 2.7 x 1.6 inch

The Duratrax Li-24 has a part number of #DTXP4620, a street price of only $25, and you should expect to start seeing them hit hobby shops in late November.

Click Here for more Duratrax news on BigSquidRC.

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Remember our amazing DURATRAX 400 GIVEAWAY?! Well Matthew has sent in a few pictures of his prize box opened up, so we thought we would post them for people to check out.

Congrats again Matthew, and thanks to Duratrax for all their help on the sweet giveaway!

Looking to win something? Keep watching, we have an announcement coming very soon!

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We have our winner in the OFFICIAL DURATRAX 400 GIVEAWAY! The winner was chosen at random (thanks random.org) from the 100 winners in tire giveaway.

Congratulations to Matthew Riley of Virginia! You have won the Grand Prize!

Here is what he wins! The ARRMA Granite BLX, the Duratrax Pit Tech Deluxe Truck Stand, Duratrax Pit Tech Deluxe Shock Stand, and Duratrax Pit Tech Deluxe Tool Stand. There is also a set of Duratrax Six Pack MT tires on chrome wheels, Duratrax T-shirt, and a huge Duratrax 3′x4′ banner!! We will also make sure to send out a bunch of Big Squid RC Stickers to go along with your new ride!

A huge thank you to Duratrax for making this giveaway truly epic! We had a blast, and hope everyone involved did as well! Thank you all for the support!

Didn’t win this time around? Stay tuned….

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Here they are, the final 25 winners in the Duratrax Tire Giveaway! Congratulations to all the winners! And thank you all for participating in our biggest and most responded to giveaway yet! This last round had over 4500 entries! WOWZA!

Did you miss the contest? You can get the info at the OFFICIAL DURATRAX 400 GIVEAWAY PAGE.

Here is the list of the lucky 25! You will all be contacted via Email in the next few days.

Congratulations! Here are the names, we have emails. :)

Barbie Willard
Dave Loughton
Will
Adam
Eli Ramos
Mike Sloskey
Richard Padilla
Derrick A. Holland
ari rosenblum
clinton tucker
Jose Reyes
Jon
Rob LaValley 
Charles White
Michael Alexander Sims
Jeff Snyder 
Jason Engler
Noel
brandon hammonds
Matthew Riley
Eli Abramowitz
Adam Argue
mike D’Amore
Joey Smith
Josh Slifer

So those are the final 25 added to the 100 total winners! It’s like we gave away 100 golden tickets! Those 100 people are officially entered into the GRAND PRIZE DRAWING you can read about at that link.

We will announce the GRAND PRIZE WINNER later this evening!

In addition to all that awesome stuff, it turns out there is even MORE for the grand prize winner!
So in addition to the ARRMA Granite BLX, the Duratrax Pit Tech Deluxe Truck Stand, Duratrax Pit Tech Deluxe Shock Stand, and Duratrax Pit Tech Deluxe Tool Stand. There is also a set of Duratrax Six Pack MT tires on chrome wheels, Duratrax T-shirt, and a huge Duratrax 3′x4′ banner!! We will also make sure to send out a bunch of Big Squid RC Stickers to go along with your new ride!

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Many of the first round winners have started to send in pictures of their new Duratrax Tires mounted up to their rides! Thank you to everyone that has sent in pics! It’s always cool to see where the prizes end up.

There is still time to enter! Click the FINAL ROUND LINK .

grandprize

We showed off the official GRAND PRIZE ARRMA GRANITE BLX that we are giving away in the Duratrax 400 Tire Giveaway, and now Duratrax has been kind enough to sweeten the pot even more! They have just told us, in addition to the ARRMA grand prize, they are throwing in a complete set of all three of their new Pit Tech Deluxe products that we were the first to announce!

If you missed it, you can read all about the ARRMA GRAND PRIZE at that link.

Then you can head over to the OFFICIAL DURATRAX 400 GIVEAWAY page, and get entered! You have till Sunday, September 29th, 2013 at Midnight CST to get in your entries!

A huge thank you to Duratrax for adding even more to our awesome Giveaway!

Need to get your work bench area cleaned up? Maybe you need some help in your pit area? Well Duratrax has you covered! They have released three new items to help you get your rc pit area organized!

duratrax_tool_stand_empty The Pit Tech Deluxe Tool Stand has 18 holes in the top plate to help keep your tools from rolling around your bench and getting lost. There are four compartments on the bottom for miscellaneous nuts bolts and parts. It has an aluminum center post for durability and can be dissembled and made flat for portability. It’s MADE IN the USA and has a price of $12.99











duratrax_pit_stand The Pit Tech Deluxe Truck Stand can help make working on your vehicle easier. It has a wide reinforced base that can handle most monster trucks and 1/8th scale buggies. The top plate rotates for easy access. It has a couple of parts trays on the bottom, and can also be disassembled and stored flat for carrying around with you. It’s MADE IN the USA and has a price of $17.99








duratrax_shock_stand_empty The Pit Tech Deluxe Shock Stand has eight hols to hold 1/10th or 1/18th scale shocks in multiple configurations for easy maintenance and assembly. The bottoms compartments can hold parts and o-rings, or be there to help catch oil when draining. It can be taken apart and made flat for portability. It’s MADE IN the USA and has a price of $11.99

For more details and information check out the Duratrax Website. Looking for more Duratrax news on Big Squid RC? Click this link.

arrma_granite_blx

So when we announced the FINAL ROUND in the DURATRAX 400 Tire Giveaway, we mentioned that there was a ARRMA Granite involved.. well here it is! How awesome is that?! The Grand Prize Package includes the Arrma Granite BLX RTR plus a complete set of Duratrax Bandito MT tires on black wheels. Basically, everything you see in the photo.

If you have not entered yet, what are you waiting for!? We still have 100 tires to give away! You have till Sunday September 29th 2013 at 11:59pm cst to get your entries in! That is coming up fast!

The winner of the Granite will be chosen from all of the Previous WINNERS of the tires! So if you have won a set of tires in any of the 4 rounds, you are entered to win the truck! Your odds of winning that grand prize are 1 out of 100. How awesome is that? If you were a winner in the first 3 round already, you are all set! If you have not won a set already, guess what.. you better get entered!! The only way to enter to win the Grand Prize is to be a winner in the regular tire giveaway.

Remember, you can only win once! So if you are already a winner, please give the others a chance. We know you who are. :)

Lets go! Click here to enter the OFFICIAL DURATRAX 400 GIVEAWAY!

UPDATE!
Duratrax has been kind enough to sweeten the pot even more! They have just told us, in addition to the ARRMA grand prize, they are throwing in a complete set of all three of their new Pit Tech Deluxe products that we were recently announced! How awesome!

honcho

We received another picture from a winner! This show was from Timothy P. who just mounted up his new Duratrax Pickets to his Axial SCX10 Honcho!

Want to see your vehicle on the front page? Send us a picture of the Duratrax tires you won in the giveaway mounted to your ride! Speaking of which, you know we are taking entries for the FINAL ROUND right now right? Head over to the OFFICIAL DURATRAX 400 GIVEAWAY PAGE.

duratrax_final_round

This is it! The Final Round in our DURATRAX 400 Tire Giveaway!

Thank you, to all the readers who have entered, clicked, liked, and jumped through all of our hoops for a chance to win! This is your final chance to take home a set of tires. We have 100 tires left to give away. (25 sets).

Remember all those hints about a GRAND PRIZE? Many of you have been guessing, and a few of you are right! We are giving away a new ARRMA GRANITE complete with a set of new DURATRAX Monster Tires!

The winner of the Granite will be chosen from all of the Previous WINNERS of the tires! So if you have won a set of tires in any of the 4 rounds, you are entered to win the truck! Your odds of winning that grand prize are 1 out of 100. How awesome is that? If you were a winner in the first 3 round already, you are all set! If you have not won a set already, guess what.. you better get entered!! The only way to enter to win the Grand Prize is to be a winner in the regular tire giveaway.

Remember, you can only win once! So if you are already a winner, please give the others a chance. We know you who are. :)

Ready to enter? Click here to head over to the OFFICIAL DURATRAX 400 GIVEAWAY PAGE.

first_winner

Nate was one of the first round winners in the DURATRAX 400 GIVEAWAY, and he was kind enough to send us a picture of his vehicle with the new Duratrax Pistol tires he won! Thanks Nate, and congratulations!

Want to see your ride on the front page? Send us a picture with your new Duratrax tires, and we will try and get it posted.