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HPI Home Movies

Video – HPI Home Movies Winners

HPI Racing has produced a cool video featuring submissions for their Home Movies Video Contest. The 9 minute video has lots of heavy duty bashing action, and showcases the winning entries. You can still submit your entries as it sounds like HPI plans on continuing the contest. So grab your car and camera and get those videos in to win@hpiracing.com. [...]

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Ofna X3-GT 8th 4WD nitro car

Ofna X3-GT 1/8th 4WD Nitro Touring Car

Ofna has just announced a new on-road machine, the X3-GT 4wd Nitro Touring Car. The car is set on Ofna’s race oriented X3 off-road chassis for a smooth drivetrain and plush suspension, and has a futuristic looking Cosmic GT body on top. Some of its other features and specifications include- * Force .28 nitro engine * 2 speed transmission * Rear diffuser * 16mm [...]

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RPM Side Exit Mock Exhaust Tips

RPM RC Side Exit Mock Exhaust Tips

RPM RC has come up with mock exhaust tips to give your rc vehicle even more scale realism. Modeled after a full sized 3″ exhaust cut at a 45° angle, the RPM tips are easy to mount and weigh less than 2 grams. The tips come in pairs, one for each side of your vehicle, and come in two different [...]

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Speed Power OTA-R31 Drift Car

Speed Power OTA-R31 Drift Car

For all you slideways guys, Speed Power has announced a new car called the OTA-R31. The R31 comes 90% assembled and was designed to be a capable drift machine. Its wheelbase of 260mm allows the use of most popular on-road bodies. Some of its other features include- * Bathtub type chassis * Comes with full set of bearings * Gear diff in [...]

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Tricopter

Raging Rotors: Make Every Rotor Count!

Another week, another installment of Raging Rotors! I was just talking with 3DBill after he got back from E-Fest, and we got to talking about all things multirotor. He made a great observation while he was there: Many people when thinking of multirotor just think of quadcopters and maybe hexcopters (since hexcopters have been taking action shots for the Winter [...]

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Helion Dominus 10SCv2

Helion Dominus 10SCv2

Helion RC has just announced their latest vehicle, the Dominus 10SCv2 short course truck. The version 2 comes with multiple updates, the biggest being its Reaktor brushless system. With a 3500kV brushless motor and waterproof electronics, the 10SCv2 is ready for some serious bashing. It also sports a new composite chassis, all metal gear transmission, and a new battery tray [...]

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ASK Cubby

ASK Cubby, 02.20.2014, Version- You Still Write, I…

“Please help with pro line body thumbwashers install Hi guys, please help me. i was wondering what exact size drill bit do i use to install a Pro-Line Body Mount Thumbwasher Kit that i read about Thanks, Wolfy” Cubby- Hey Wolfy. Obviously you are a man of good taste and judgment, choosing to ditch those PITA body clips in favor of vastly superior Pro-Line [...]

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RC4WD Steering Knuckles Axial SCX10

RC4WD Steering Knuckles for Axial SCX10

Stock plastic parts aren’t known for their durability, therefore the crew over at RC4WD have announced new aluminum steering knuckles for the Axial SCX10. Black in color, these knuckles look the part and should be difficult to destroy on those long trail drives. * CNC machined from billet aluminum * Easy to install * Weight (each)- 0.35oz The part number is #Z-S1216, they have [...]

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Speed Shop Delivery SC Truck Body #1242

Parma Speed Shop Delivery Short Course Truck Body

New from the guys at Parma is their Speed Shop Delivery SCT Body. Its uses a classic sedan delivery body to give your SCT a different look than all your bash-buddies and is made from .040″ clear polycarbonate. The Speed Shop Delivery body requires tall rear body mounts (not included) and comes with Easy-Peel body film and window masks. The part [...]

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Xpert RC Brushless Servo Review

Product Spotlight - Xpert RC Brushless SN-3301 Ser…

Viper RC Solutions are best known for their electronic speed controls, but now they have gotten into the servo game with a line-up called Xpert RC. We have beeen using and abusing an Xpert SN-3301 servo for a few weeks now, here is what we found out. The Xpert SN-3301 is rated at .052 sec/60 degree at 6 volts, which is [...]

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Spaz Stix Body Painting Contest

Spaz Stix Body Painting Contest

Our friends over at Spaz Stix paints wanted us to let you know that time is running out in their body painting contest. The contest ends on February 28th and all it takes to enter is to submit a picture of a body (or bodies) that you have done with Spaz Stix paint. The winner will get a cool $250 [...]

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Hobbico end of the month specials

Hobbico End of the Month Specials

The folks over at Hobbico are getting the word out that they’ve got some specials going on until the end of the month. Until February 28th you can save some bank on various surface and air products. Some of the more notable specials include- * $100 off the Duratrax Nissan GTR Nitro 4wd RTR * $40 off the 2013 ARRMA Fury SCT [...]

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Parkzone ArtiZan BNF PNP

Parkzone ArtiZan BNF & PNP

Recently announced by Parkzone is their ArtiZan park flyer. The ArtiZan is intended to be a plane that is nimble up in the air, with enough performance to start exploring aerobatics. Parkzone is releasing the ArtiZan in two different versions, a Bind-N-Fly where you can bind up your own Spektrum transmitter to it, and a PNP that requires a transmitter and [...]

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Axial-SCX10-JK

Upgrading Your RTR Axial SCX10: Stage 1

So you’re the proud owner of a brand new ready to run Axial SCX10. Congrats, the truck is a lot of fun right outta the box! If you are like most people I know though, the first thing you’ll do (after giving it a test drive, of course) is hop on the internet, go to your favorite r/c forum/facebook page, [...]

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Free Futaba S3004 Servo Offer

If you are anything like us, you can never have enough servos. It seems like every time we get in a new car we don’t have a an extra servo laying around to put in it. Such is life around the BigSquidRC offices. Futaba has a Special Offer going on right now where they will give you a free S3004 servo [...]

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