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Everybody’s Scalin’ – Duratrax Scaling Tires Discussion

Apologies for no column last week, gang. I wound up being caught in travel with (gasp) no internet connection where I was staying. I’ll try not to let that happen again! Anyways, on to it. Over the last couple weeks, various staffers have been posting reviews of Duratrax scaling tires. You can click here for the 1.9 Approach and here for [...]


SSD Scale Tranny SCX10

New Goodies From SSD For The SCX10 & SCX10 II

The crew over at SSD RC have announced two new upgrades for the SCX10 and their very first option part for the SCX10 II. First up is the Scale Transmission for the SCX10 shown above. The tranny has a part number of #SSD00123 and can be used to give your rig a serious dose of scale realism. Hit This Link for [...]


Tower Hobbies RedCat Racing

RedCat Racing Coming Soon To Tower Hobbies

Coming soon to Tower Hobbies (one of America’s favorite on-line retailers) is a big line-up of Redcat Racing products. Redcat has been a force in the bashing market for a long time, being sold by Tower Hobbies will make it much easier for consumers that don’t have a local dealer to be able to get their hands on the latest [...]


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Juan Pablo Montoya on Episode of Droned

We mentioned earlier that Juan Pablo Montoya will be at the Drone Nationals this weekend, well he’s also appearing on a episode of Droned tonight on the Science Channel at 6:30 Eastern Time. If you haven’t caught the show, you should check it out. It’s always great to see RC stuff on TV! Any Big Squid readers going to the [...]


PR Racing ST1 V3T Stadium Truck

PR Racing ST1 V3T Stadium Truck

Remember how much fun stadium trucks were to drive? Maybe it’s time to get a new one. The latest ST to hit the market is the ST1 V3T from PR Racing. The ST1 V3T is a competition level kit that has a slew of features to help it bust out fast laps down at your local track. Some of its [...]


Horizon Hobby Drone Racing

Horizon Hobby At The 2016 National Drone Racing Championship…

Going on this weekend in Governors Island New York is the 2016 National Drone Racing Championships. The folks over at Horizon Hobby are a sponsor of the event, one that showcases some of the best FPV drone racers in the world. The factory Spektrum drone racing team will be in attendance, as will Horizon factory pilot (and big time full [...]


MIP 17mm Losi SCTE

MIP +3mm 17mm Hex Adapter Kit For Losi SCTE

Ever want to bolt some 1/8th buggy wheels/tires on your Losi SCTE? If so, the crew at MIP now make it really easy with their +3mm 17mm Hex Adapter Kit. The kit comes with everything you need to change your SCTE over to the larger 17mm hexes. Also of note, the kit works on all the different versions of the [...]


PROTOform Cadillac ATS VR 200mm

PROTOform Cadillac ATS-V.R 200mm Clear Body

Hey all you World GT-R racers, PROTOform has a new body for you. Just announced is the 200mm Version of the Cadillac ATS-V.R. The Cadillac was designed to work perfectly in the new World GT-R rubber tire pan car class, or to fit on regular 200mm touring cars. The PROTOform crew made sure it sports an ultra-realistic look while still [...]


Tower Hobbies Ultimate Bipe GP/EP ARF 45.5

Tower Hobbies Ultimate Bipe GP/EP ARF 45.5″

Is it time to put another airplane in your rc garage? If so, have a look at the new Ultimate Bipe ARF from Tower Hobbies. The Bipe has a 45.5″ wingspan and comes almost ready to fly. Simply install either a gas or electric power system, add your electronics, then get ready to enjoy some serious fun up in the [...]


ASK Cubby

ASK Cubby- You Ask The Questions, I Scratch My Head

“LiPo Charger loudness, metric system Hello, I read you might do a LiPo Charger Shootout. I recently bought a SkyRC DC100 and was very unhappy with the loud fans. So when you do a review of a charger could you rate the loudness, please. I like your news and reviews, sometimes you write length in inch and cm, sometimes inch, only. For [...]


Pro-Line Black Chassis Protector Associated B6 B6D

Pro-Line Chassis Protector For The Associated B6 & B6D

Are you getting ready for indoor season yet? Probably not quite yet, but when you do one of the new Chassis Protectors from Pro-Line Racing can come in pretty handy. Pro-Line has a new one that fits both the Associated B6 & B6D, a pair of buggies that a whole lot of people will be racing this winter. The chassis [...]



JConcepts Teases New Monster Truck Tire & Wheel

JConcepts has just released a teaser picture of a new monster truck tire & wheel, which is mounted up to an Axial SMT10 Grave Digger. The 2.6 sized tire (Clod), called the Renegade (as seen on the sidewall), has a very aggressive tread that mimics a hand carved 66″ Goodyear Terra that has long been popular with full size trucks. Many long [...]


RC4WD Truckie 1.55 Beadlock Wheels

RC4WD Truckie 1.55″ Beadlock Wheels

The latest aluminum beadlock wheel design from RC4WD is called the Truckie. The Truckie wheels are sized for 1.55″ Tires and have a classic off-road look. Like pretty much everything RC4WD puts out, the Truckie wheels have impeccable scale realism, yet are designed to take the rigors of everyday use. * CNC machined from billet aluminum * Fits a 12mm hex * Scale [...]


X-Maxx Deal

Monster Deals On The X-MAXX From Traxxas

Have you been wanting to pick up a new Traxxas X-Maxx? Now is a great time as Traxxas has announced a couple of deals to sweeten the pot on the X-Maxx. There are two new options available when purchasing an X-Maxx. You can go with Deal 1 where you can get a free EZ Peak Dual charger, or Deal 2 where [...]


Pro-Line Predator Body HB D815

Pro-Line Predator Body For The HB D815

New for all you HB D815 drivers is a Predator Series clear body from the good folks over at Pro-Line Racing. The Predator for the D815 uses features from the Phanton and Type-R series bodies to give your buggy balanced performance out on the track. An optional high downforce nose piece is also included for tracks where you might want [...]