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2016 Futaba Nitro Challenge

Event Coverage – 2016 Futaba Nitro Challenge

Like most bashers, even the BigSquidRC crew dabbles in racing from time to time. Over the weekend, one of the biggest nitro races in the Midwest took place, the 2016 Futaba Nitro Challenge. The Futaba Nitro Challenge was held at one of the best outdoor tracks in the country, St Louis Dirtburners, and had right around 250 entries. Racers from [...]

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Boom Racing Asian RECON G6

Boom Racing To Host First Asian RECON G6

The folks at Boom Racing are proud to announce that they are the hosts for the very first RECON G6 to be held in Asia. That’s right folks, Brian Parker & his crew will be making the trek this November to Hong Kong to put on one of his epic scale off-road events. The scale off-road scene has been blowing [...]

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T-Bone Racing V4 Wheelie Bar Traxxas X-Maxx

T-Bone Racing V4 Wheelie Bar For The Traxxas X-Maxx

New and hot from T-Bone is the Version 4 Wheelie Bar for the Traxxas X-Maxx. TBR has fine tuned the wheelie bar to make it better than ever. If you like doing block-long wheelies with your X-Maxx, this item should be a must have. Some of the changes on the V4 include- * Longer rear bumper skid that uses M4 screws [...]

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Blade Inductrix FPV

BLADE Inductrix Micro FPV Drone

Making big news in the drone world right now is the Blade Inductrix Micro FPV Drone. The Inductrix FPV brings the thrill of FPV racing to a form factor that can be flown practically anywhere. So what’s the scoop? * Comes as a RTF or a BNF (bind-n-fly) * RTF version comes with 4.3″ monitor * Completely integrated 25mW video transmitter * High performance [...]

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iSDT SC608 150W 8A MINI Smart LCD Battery Balance Charger

iSDT SC608 MINI Smart LCD Charger At TheBuildRC

While tiny in size (and price) the new iSDT SC608 packs a ton of features. First up is an extremely high quality 320×240 2.4″ display. The hi-brightness monitor is capable of up to 262,000 different colors and has up to a 178° visible angle. Next up is power. The SC608 can charge at up to 8 amps and has 6S [...]

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DRVN Pro Aluminum Front Shock Tower Axial Yeti Score Trophy Truck

DRVN Pro Front Shock Tower For The Yeti Score Trophy Truck

New from DRVN Pro is a very trick Front Shock Tower for the Yeti and Score Trophy Truck. The DRVN Pro tower is machined from 6061 aluminum to make it much stronger than the stock plastic part and to give it a sharp appearance. Also of note, it has multiple shock and camber rod mounting positions for maximum tuning flexibility. * [...]

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Dromida Voyager EP RTF

Dromida Voyager RTF Airplane

Want to learn how to fly? Dromida makes it easy with their new Voyager RTF. The Voyager comes preassembled with everything you need to take flight right in the box. The Voyager is also heavy on scale realism with details like wheel pants, panel lines, and wing rib detailing. * Can be flown indoors or out * Elevator, throttle, and rudder [...]

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SSD HD Diff Cover Blue Wraith RR10

SSD Blue HD Diff Cover For The Wraith/RR10

One of the most popular upgrades on a scale crawler is to install aftermarket diff covers. They look good and can help individualize your rig. SSD RC has recently announced a HD Diff Cover for the Wraith/RR10 in Blue. The diff cover has a scale realistic design and has been CNC machined from high quality aluminum. It also sports a [...]

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JConcepts 2011 Ford F-250 Super-Duty SuperCab Mini MT Body

JConcepts 2011 Ford F-250 SuperCab Mini MT Body

After having recently announced bodies for larger monster trucks, JConcepts has now released details on a body designed to fit trucks like the Traxxas Stampede and HPI Wheely King. The JConcepts 2011 Ford F-250 Super-Duty SuperCab Mini MT Body is officially licensed by Ford and is very nicely styled. Fender flares and a 1:1 headlight & grill treatment help give [...]

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JConcepts Short Chord Aero Wing B6 B6D

JConcepts Short Chord Aero Wing For The B6/B6D

To help fine tune the handling on your Associated B6/B6D is the Short Chord Aero Wing from JConcepts. This latest version of the Aero wing from JC uses a shorter chord that yields different handling characteristics. A shorter chord results in quicker rotation around tight corners, as well as having less aero effect while jumping. The new wing also comes [...]

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Pro-Line Ambush 25th Scale Mini Scale Crawler

Pro-Line Ambush RTR 1/25 Mini Scale Crawler

Surprise, surprise, Pro-Line has just announced a new Scale Crawler! Called the Ambush, the new P-L crawler packs big fun into a small package. Coming in at 1/25 scale, the Ambush is about 7.8″ long and comes as a ready-to-run, it even includes a 2S 350mAh 25C Lithium Ion battery with USB charger. For scale looks, the Ambush rocks leaf [...]

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RC4WD R5 24th Scale Mini Cast Transmission

RC4WD R5 1/24 Mini Cast Transmission

Need a small transmission for a custom build? Already worn out the transmission in your 1/18 Gelande II RTR? If so, RC4WD recently announced the R5 1/24th Scale Mini Cast Transmission. The Mini R5 was designed to handle the rigors of off-road driving while maintaining a scale type appearance. * Single speed * Uses a gear ratio of 1:15 * Utilizes a Zinc [...]

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TheBuildRC Boat Accessories

New Boat Accessories At TheBuildRC.com

If you are into rc boating, then you already know hard it can be to find all the parts and accessories you need. To help solve that problem the folks over at TheBuildRC have been bringing in a bunch of new Boat Parts And Accessories. From props, to ESCs, to hulls, to rudders and driveshafts, TheBuildRC is after your business. [...]

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Acer SILVERWORM Silver Plated Silicone Wire

Acer SILVERWORM Silver Plated Wire

Cheap wire can have high resistance. This means that more of the power from your battery is lost as heat, instead of making its way to your power system. Simply put, if you want maximum power, you need to use good wire. New from Acer Racing is Silverworm Silver Plated Wire. Silverworm uses a silver coating over copper strands to keep [...]

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HD Titanium Steering Links for SCX10 II

SSD HD Titanium Steering Links For SCX10 II

Beef up that new SCX10 II of yours with new Heavy Duty Steering Links from SSD RC. The upgrade steering links from SSD are made from titanium which makes them both light and strong. The set includes the steering and panhard links and are a direct bolt-on that requires no modifications. * Internal thread design * Uses stock rod ends * 6.0mm [...]

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