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JConcepts S3 RC8B3 Worlds Body

JConcepts S3 Worlds Body For The RC8B3

Spencer Rivkin and Ryan Cavalieri both used S3 Worlds Bodies from JConcepts at the last IFMAR 1/8 world championships. Soon the S3 for the Associated RC8B3 will be available to the public. The S3 sports a balanced overall aero balance but does use a large rear winglet to aid in rear traction. The body tightly hugs the chassis for a [...]

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LRP ZR.28 Spec.4

Updated LRP ZR.28 SPEC.4 Nitro Engine

New from LRP is an updated version of their ZR.28 SPEC.4 nitro engine. On the new version of the big .28 LRP has seen fit to install a new carburetor for easier adjustment, better idling, and more torque. The engine also sports a new head for improved cooling. Furthermore, the LRP .28 uses compact construction allowing it to be installed [...]

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Exotek RS4 SPORT 3 Heavy Duty Turnbuckle Set

Exotek Heavy Duty Turnbuckle Set For The RS4 Sport 3

The folks over at Exotek have announced a Heavy Duty Turnbuckle Set for the HPI Racing RS4 Sport 3. The version 2 turnbuckles are machined from steel which allows them to be strong, while giving them the ability to be bent back without snapping unlike some of the other materials on the market. Exotek then applies a special gun metal [...]

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Bashers Basics – Race Weekend

I know BigSquid RC is all about Bashing, but when a chance to go to a two day race event came up, I couldn’t resist. I will be taking you all along for the ride, from packing and prepping, to the driver stand, and beyond. We start the night before, as I pack up my tools and pit gear. We start [...]

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Cubby Smile

THE Cub Report- Moving Forward

Hello to one and all, thanks for stopping by to check out yet another Cub Report. We are getting a break in the weather here in the Midwest, we hope your weather is allowing you to get in some trigger time too. I am gonna go old school again this week, here are my notes from some of the more prominent [...]

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RC4WD Rhino Bumper, Sliders and Bumper Extension Package Gelande 2 Cruiser

RC4WD Rhino Bumper, Sliders, & Bumper Extension Pack For The…

New from RC4WD is a Rhino Bumper, Slider, and Bumper Extension Pack for the Gelande 2 Cruiser. The package can help take your G2 Cruiser to the next level of scale, as well as adding more protection to your rig. * Made from heavy duty steeling tubing * Corrosion resistant black powder-coated finish * Hand welded * Weight- 9.1oz Pricing for the whole set is [...]

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Pro-Line Shock Video

Video – Pro-Line Shocks 101

The good folks over at Pro-Line have posted a new video titled Shocks 101. The video gives a ton of good information about Pro-Line shocks and how to properly set them up. Gerardo Gonzalez also walks you through the difference between bladder and emulsion style of shocks and how that makes the Pro-Line PowerStoke and Pro-Spec shocks different. To learn more [...]

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Kyosho Red Yellow Drone Racer

Two New Colors For The Kyosho Drone Racer

The folks over at Kyosho have announced two new colors for their Drone Racer. The first unit is the G-ZERO Shining Red which has a part number of #20571R, while the second is the ZEPHYR S-Yellow which is part number #20572Y. Both come completely pre-built as readysets and are controlled by Kyosho’s easy to use 2.4GHz Syncro KT-231P pistol style [...]

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Everybody’s Scalin’ – Specifications on the HPI Venture FJ

It may of taken awhile, but the HPI Venture FJ is finally about to see release! Ahead of that, official specifications have come out and there are some interesting things to discuss, for sure. I’m going to hit on what I find to be the most interesting aspects of the rig, but you can view the whole spec sheet right here. It’s great [...]

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RC4WD Krabs Front Bumper SCX10 II XJ

RC4WD Krabs Front Bumper For The SCX10 II XJ

Give your SCX10 II XJ a tough new look with the Krabs Front Bumper from RC4WD. The bumper is hand welded from heavy duty steel tubing and features a corrosion resistant silver finish. Here are some of its specifications- * Width- 7.13″ * Length- 3.22″ * Height- 1.69″ * Weight- 7.5oz Pricing for the bumper is $106, is has a part number of #VVV-C0339, and [...]

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Yokomo YD-2 EX

Yokomo YD-2 EX Drift Car

New from Yokomo is the YD-2 EX drift car. The YD-2 EX is a rear wheel drive kit that is ready to dominate your local drift track. A new front bulkhead, new aluminum shock tower, and a narrower chassis headline some of the changes on the EX. * Matte graphite double deck chassis * 4 gear transmission * Large rear diffuser * New sealed [...]

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Tekno BLOK 21aM .21 Nitro Engine

Two New Nitro Engines From Tekno RC

Power up your 1/8th scale nitro burner with a pair of new engines from Tekno RC. First up is the BLOK 21aM (#TKR1710) buggy engine with the second being the BLOK 21aP (#TKR1711) truggy engine. Both are high-end competition engines that are priced at $469 and will start shipping in March. Here are some of their features- * 3 needle carb * DLC [...]

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RC4WD Goodyear Wrangler Duratrac 1.9 Tires

RC4WD Goodyear Wrangler Duratrac 1.9″ Tires

RC4WD made big news yesterday when we posted their fully licensed Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company 2.2″ tires. The RC4WD crew also has all you 1.9 guys dialed with their new Goodyear Wrangler Duratrac 1.9″ Scale Tires. The 1.9″ Goodyears have all the scale detailing that you expect from RC4WD and are molded in their new X2 S³ rubber compound [...]

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Rockstar Cubby

ASK Cubby – Here Comes Your Questions, There Goes My Answers

“Weed, Toke it up article Let me start by saying that I am definitely pro-weed. HOWEVER, c’mon. If you can’t go a couple hours at the track without a bowl, there’s ways of getting your fix without ruining it for everyone else. My kids know i smoke, they know it’s for adults only, and I never, and I mean, [...]

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Pro-Line 2017 By The Fire Scale Adventure

Upcoming Event – Pro-Line By The Fire Scale Adventure

Mark your calendar now for the 2017 edition of Pro-Line’s By The Fire Scale Adventure. Last year’s event was a huge success, this year’s will be even bigger and gnarlier. By The Fire is a scale event scheduled for May 6th and will take place at Horesman’s Center Park in Apple Valley, CA (just Northeast of Los Angeles). Scalers from [...]

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