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Arrma Raider XL BLX 1/8 Buggy

Everyone knows we have been ARRMA fans since their beginning. Well we just got word, and a few pictures that ARRMA is releasing a 1/8 scale buggy! They are taking the popular RAIDER BLX and making an XL version, officially called the ARRMA Raider XL BLX. It’s going to be 2.8″ longer and 1.7″ wider than the original Raider. We [...]

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Futaba T4GRS T-FHSS Transmitter

Futaba T4GRS T-FHSS Transmitter

The latest high-end surface stick radio from Futaba, the T4GRS, has been teased since May but looks to finally be on its way to the market. Some of the highlights of the T4GRS include telemetry, ball bearings on the sticks, and a backlit 128×64 LCD screen is used to make it easy to read. The 4 channel Futaba T4GRS has [...]

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Pro Boat Rockstar 48-inch Catamaran Gas RTR

Pro Boat Rockstar 48-inch Catamaran Gas Powered RT…

Horizon Hobby has announced a new version of their burly Rockstar 48″ Catamaran that features a significantly lower street price. The big 26cc gasoline engine remains, while the previous model’s push button R.O.S.S. starter system has been dropped to reduce the street price by about $200. * Capable of speeds over 40 mph * 270 oz-in rudder servo * Wide hull for increased [...]

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T-Bone Racing Lower Link Guards Axial YETI

T-Bone Racing Lower Link Guards for the Axial Yeti

For all you hardcore rock racers out there, T-Bone Racing now has Lower Link Guards for the Axial Yeti. The guards hang 2.5mm below the lower links to take all the punishment so your links don’t have to. Made from tough .125″ Delrin, the lower link guards come with everything you need for a perfect install. The street price is $9, [...]

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Schumacher Stagger 1/8

Schumacher Stagger Tires for 1/8th Buggies

The crew at Schumacher has unveiled Stagger tires for 1/8th buggies. While these are intended for use on AstroTurf, they can be used on a wide variety of surfaces. Their Stagger design gives them good steering while reducing traction rolling. Best used on the front of an 1/8th buggy, they can also generate good forward bite when used on the [...]

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Unboxing – Axial Yeti Kit

Recently got our Axial Yeti Kit in hand, time to open it up and see what’s inside. Glad to see the skull heads in there, always a favorite! Lots and LOTS of parts in these bags. The weight of the box felt like a RTR, can’t wait to get started. Click Right Here get more details on the kit over at [...]

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Traxxas Telluride

THE Cub Report, 12.15.2014, Version- 2014, Oh What…

No, it isn’t December 31st quite yet, but I decided to bust out my annual year end summary a couple of weeks early. Overall, 2014 will not go down as a banner year for rc sales, but it certainly saw a bunch of innovative products released. The whole 8th scale gasoline powered monster truck thing sounded great on paper but [...]

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RC4WD Trail Finder 2 Truck Kit SWB

RC4WD Trail Finder 2 Truck Kit “SWB”

RC4WD has announced a new short wheelbase version of the TF2, the Trail Finder 2 SWB. The SWB was designed specifically for shorter bodies like the Jeep body from Tamiya. The SWB comes standard with an R3 tranny, as well as Yota II axles. * Short wheelbase aluminum ladder chassis * Realistic transfer case * Leaf spring suspension * Mud Thrasher 1.9″ tires [...]

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boom racing sale

20% Off All Boom Racing Products at Asiatees Hobbi…

The folks over at Asiatees Hobbies are having a Christmas Sale on all their Boom Racing aluminum upgrades. Right now you can get 20% off Boom Racing products by entering “BR020″ when checking out on Asiatees’ website. Boom Racing is known for making shocks, combo sets, scale accessories, wheels & tires, as well as bearings. To get all the details [...]

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SquidInk #13

While we hope it never comes down to this for Santa, the latest SquidInk hits a touchy subject. Those elfs have worked very hard all year to make some amazing air vehicles, and there are a lot of kids asking for quadcopters and planes. The last thing this hobby needs is some government regulations saying we can’t play with our [...]

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Axial Yeti with Pro-Line Volkswagen Bug Body

Everybody's Scalin' For the Weekend - A Look Back …

As 2014 draws to a close, I think it’s time for a bit of reflection. This was the year when the budding scale movement of 2012 and 2013 officially turned into a raging fire across all of r/c land. It’s not just scale crawlers either. Many bashing vehicles have now fallen in line with the trend and at the very [...]

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Luxury RC Traxxas Slash 2WD Speed Controller Plate

Luxury RC Traxxas Slash 2WD Speed Controller Plate

Luxury RC has announced a new ESC Plate for the Traxxas Slash 2wd. The plate allows for the sano install of an ESC in the center line of the truck and they are available in either red or blue. The plate comes with everything needed for the install and has a limited one year warranty. The esc plate is priced at [...]

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Futaba 4PX Video

Video – Highlights of the Futaba 4PX

On Christmas morning some people might dream of finding a puppy, or a football, or in the case of Cubby, a new Ferrari under their tree. However, for the hardcore rc hobbyist, they dream of high-end rc gear, and it doesn’t get much more high-end than the Futaba 4PX transmitter. Watch the video below to see some highlights and features [...]

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RC4WD Mystery Box

RC4WD Mystery Boxes

For those of you that are a little more adventurous, the folks over at RC4WD have brought back their Mystery Boxes. What is inside a mystery box? You’ll never know for sure until you get one, but it can contain anything from tires to shocks to axles to winches, with some boxes even containing brand new trucks! Each $100 Mystery [...]

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JConcepts JConcepts Spektrum DX4R-Pro Radio Bag

JConcepts Radio Bag for the Spektrum DX4R Pro

When you buy a high-end radio the last thing you want is for it to get damaged on the way to your local bash spot. To help give Spektrum DX4R Pro owners some peace of mind, JConcepts has announced a new Radio Bag. The JConcepts DX4R bag has a tough outer bag with easy access zipper, while the inside uses [...]

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