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Drift Arms Race!

The RC drift scene continues to up the ante, this time with an arms race! For the advanced drifter looking for additional tweaks take a look at the new Overdose and Wrap Up Next rear arms. Available in standard 2.5mm or 3mm arm pins, these should fit most RC drifters on the market today. Overdose brings a new design with [...]



RC Oahu Trigger RWD Chassis – Japan exclusive

Following up on last week’s The Cub Report, let’s take a look at RC Oahu’s Trigger chassis. This one is said to be limited to 50 units and brings a few tweaks to popular trends in the drift scene.



Yokomo RWD YD2 On Tour – First Peak!

If you follow professional RC drifting you know that Yokomo‘s YD2 dominated the RWD


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Shipping In September – Losi 5IVE-T RTR Now With AVC

First reported back in January Right Here on BigSquidRC, the Losi 5IVE-T with AVC is now getting close to shipping. The stability equipped version of the 5IVE-T is now shown to have a shipping date of mid September, but the official Losi website states that “This vehicle is only available for purchase in Europe, UK, South Africa and Australia. This [...]


RC4WD V8 Shirt

V8 Engine T-Shirt from RC4WD

You know that scale V8 engine that RC4WD sells? The one used to cover up that ugly electric motor in your truck? Well now you can show the world you are into scale realism with RC4WD’s new V8 Engine t-shirt. The shirts come in black and are made from 100% cotton, making them perfect for the next scale event you [...]


Tamiya Honda City Turbo

Tamiya Honda City Turbo WR-02C

Just announced from Tamiya is the Honda City Turbo. With a unique look and old school swagger, the City Turbo is sure to turn some heads are your local bash spot. The Honda City Turbo sits on Tamiya’s WR-02C chassis and comes in kit form. The part number is #58611 and you can hit up This Link to visit the Tamiya [...]


Flingin' in the Spring - A-Main Speedway's Spring Fling 2014…

Over the weekend of March 22nd and 23rd A-Main Speedway, with an assist from Steel City RC Club, hosted the RC racing portion of their 2nd annual Spring Fling event in Pueblo, CO. We’re not really a race orientated group here at the Squid, for the most part bashing is our forté. But then C.L. Morgan, proprietor of A-Main Speedway, [...]



Merry Christmas

From our family to yours, have a Merry Christmas!


No Live Show Tonight

Just a heads up, we will not be doing the live show this evening. Sorry about that! Why not check out an older replay of Big Squid RC Live right here to keep you feeling good.


Duratrax Onyx 35C Lipo Batteries

Duratrax Onyx 35C LiPo Batteries

Duratrax is expanding their line-up of Onyx 35C Lipo Batteries. The 35C Onyx Lipo’s are known for accurate capacities and offering a great bang-for-the-buck. Available in soft or hard pack, with Traxxas or Dean’s connectors, there is an Onyx for nearly any application. DTXC1930 11.1V 1300mAh 3S Soft Case Deans, $22.99 DTXC1931 11.1V 1300mAh 3S Soft Case Traxxas, $25.99 DTXC1936 7.4V 2000mAh 2S [...]


Big Squid RC Live! Show #17

[Update: Live show is now over. Check out the replay above or on our YouTube channel.] Welcome to Big Squid RC Live tv video show for make happy time on your internet box dot com. Tonight’s show is probably going to be about March-Bashness 2013. Maybe some other stuff thrown in for good measure. Brian probably won’t be in again, he’s [...]


Hitec’s New Lipo Battery Universal Balancing Board

Tired of having to use adapters to balance your Lipo battery pack? Hitec has just announced their new Universal Balancing Board to solve this problem. The new Hitec universal balancing board works on all the “X” and “H” series Hitec battery chargers and includes XH, EH, TP, and HP ports. Part number is #44178, it has a street price of [...]


Easter Parade! Basher Style!

  So the time came around for the 2012 Downtown Joliet Easter Parade and I needed to come up with something one of a kind to promote my old grade school. Then I was walking though my local Hobby Lobby and I found a huge plastic egg. That was it! An RC Easter Egg! So I went home with the egg and [...]


Hobby Pro USA Fuel Bottles

  Hobby Pro USA are set to keep the nitro guys happy with their new 500CC fuel bottles. They’re just the right softness to be practical in all situations, and at a penny under $6 you can’t complain about value for money!   Head over to the Hobby Pro website to get your hands on one.


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Also at IHobby – Trains

IHobby is about all kinds of hobbies, from R/C cars, planes and boats, to trains, to metal detectors and rock tumblers. Figured I’d show you some of the other goings on here. Trains are everywhere and in every scale. N, HO, O, On2, and more. Even Lego Trains. #gallery-16 { margin: auto; } #gallery-16 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 33%; } #gallery-16 img { border: [...]