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New 3DRobotics Quadcopter Coming

It must be Aerial April, because the team over at 3DRobotics just modified their homepage with the date April 13, 2015 and a video teasing some baboons flying a new quadcopter. A few screenshots are below, but this is a definite upgrade from their current IRIS+ quadcopter. This month just keeps getting better and better! For all 3DRobotics news, trust BigSquidRC! See previous news Right Here.

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Gear Head Slot Mag Wheels

Gear Head RC 1.9 Slot Mag V2 Beadlock Wheels

The new Gear Head 1.9 Slot Mag V2 Beadlock Wheels can give your scale build a cool vintage look. CNC machined from aluminum, they come with 12mm hexes to fit a wide variety of different trucks. * Size- 1.9″ * Width- 1.25″ * Offset: -.250″ * Weight (ea.)- 4.4 oz. The wheels are street priced at $129 for a set of 4, their part number [...]

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DJI Event April 8th

BIG DJI Event Wednesday Morning!

With the Inspire1 only been on shelves a few months, it is hard to believe that DJI has something new to announce so early in 2015. Yet, tomorrow morning at 11:30AM EST in New York, London, and Munich DJI is hosting a livestream event for the world. Is it a new flight controller? New Quadcopter? Who knows, but I know what my phone’s data plan [...]

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Team KNK Twin Hammers Vaterra

Team KNK Hardware Kit for the Vaterra Twin Hammers

Team KNK has been making a name for themselves in the hardware game. Not only have they been traveling all over the place to different events, but their screw kits are showing up in more and more hobby shops. One of Team KNK’s latest hardware bags is for the Vaterra Twin Hammers. Their Twin Hammers bag is filled with 300 pieces [...]

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LRP America S10 Blast MT

LRP America Releases Surface Vehicles Here in the …

The folks at LRP America have just announced that they are releasing their first line of surface vehicles here in the USA. LRP America has brought in the S10 Twister Buggy, S10 Blast TX 2, S10 Twister Truggy, S10 Blast SC 2, S10 Twister SC, and the S10 Blast MT 2 for your bashing enjoyment. The vehicles are ready to [...]

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Mon-Tech F15 Body

Mon-Tech F15 Clear Body

As the F1 racing scene continues to grow, so does the number of aftermarket bodies to give your car that perfect look. The latest F1 body to hit the market comes from Mon-Tech. Their new F15 body comes clear so you can put on your favorite Ferrari/Red-Bull/Mercedes/etc paint scheme, and it has been designed to fit on most 1/10th scale [...]

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SF 2015

A Main Speedway Spring Fling ’15 in Pueblo, CO

Coming this weekend, April 10th – 12th, A Main Speedway and Hobby Shop in Pueblo, CO is hosting their 3rd annual Spring Fling event. If you can make it, what you can expect to find is a plethora of family friendly local and regional style r/c racing. And after all that, you can watch a bunch of people take their [...]

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Team Durango DEX8 Unboxing

Hot Unboxing - Team Durango DEX8 Electric 8th Scal…

Team Durango made huge news recently when they introduced a new line-up of 8th scalers and a 4wd short course truck. We’ve been lucky enough to lay our hands on the brand new DEX8, Durango’s all new Electric 8th Scale Buggy. The DEX8 has an innovative gear mesh system, an adjustable rear wing with Gurney Flap, as well as a [...]

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Ofna Easy Pull Nitro Handle

OFNA Easy Pull for Nitro Pullstart Engines

Tired of getting blisters while trying to start your nitro engine? To make life easier, Ofna has announced and Easy Pull Handle for nitro engines. The handle fits on all nitro engines with a pull rope and is much larger than most stock handles to be more comfortable. The handle is street priced at $10, it has a part number [...]

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TBR ARRMA Kraton Bumper

T-Bone Racing Thrasher V2 Front Bumper for the ARR…

One of our favorite bashers on the market right now is the ARRMA Kraton. It’s big beastly size and gnarly power system seem to invite people to “Go huge or go home”, which can lead to broken parts. The T-Bone Racing crew has come up with one of their famous Thrasher Series Front Bumpers to help keep your Kraton intact. [...]

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March Bash-ness Final Four

Update: Voting is now closed. Congratulations to the Yeti XL and ARRMA Kraton moving forward to the finals! Well, nobody at the Big Squid office had this for their final four. Did you? Are you ready to take your vehicle to the finals? The vehicles that have made it to the Final Four are: Axial Yeti, Axial Yeti XL, Pro-Line [...]

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Cubby Booth Babe Craig

THE Cub Report, 04.06.2015, Version- Fixing On-Roa…

Just in case you haven’t gotten the memo, On-Road racing here in America is F#&$%@!. Why do I say that? Turn outs at local races are abysmal, and even their national events have turned into a joke. And yes of course I am going to give you examples. In my local area, one of the biggest metros in the USA [...]

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ImmersionRC Vortex Race Quad

Horizon Hobby to distribute the ImmersionRC Vortex…

Wanna go fast, like really fast? The new Vortex Racing Quad from ImmersionRC is built for speed and will be available from Horizon Hobby. The Vortex utilizes a carbon fiber chassis and high performance electronics to deliver an incredible high-speed experience. After watching the video below, the entire BSRC Bash Crew was amazed at what the Vortex was able to [...]

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Scale Road Barriers from Yeah Racing

More scale drift track stuff? You’d think I would get sick of this stuff but I just cant get enough! Yeah Racing teased these 3D printed track barrier prototypes on their Facebook page last December and I’ve been waiting for them to come out ever since. It seems they are very close to coming to market as there have been [...]

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Everybody’s Scalin’ – I Pity the Fool

April 1st was a couple days ago but nonetheless, I still want to talk about something that looks foolish. It is without a doubt my #1 scaler pet peeve. It’s something we always laugh about when talking shop on the trail (you should hear our drift guy Evol rant about this!) – ugly tires. Nothing absolutely kills the look of your [...]

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