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ASK Cubby, 11.12.2014, Version- You Really Should …

“Advice On 1/18 Scale RC Models Thank you for your posts/reviews on all of your RC equipment. I’m thinking of getting into the hobby and am looking at some 1/18 scale vehicles to start with: -Latrax Rally -ECX 1/18 Torment Reviews on your site show both RC’s at a B- which should be fair for the price. However, I wanted to know which you think [...]

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SWorkz S350 Evo II Pro

Sneak Peak - SWORKz S350 Evo II Pro 1/8th Buggy Ki…

What do you do to put out the best car possible? To start, you hire an ultra talented driver (like Atsushi Hara). Then you test, and test, and test some more. The result of all the testing SWORKz and Hara have been doing is their new S350 Evo II Pro. This is a high-zoot nitro powered 8th buggy kit that is [...]

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Let Creativity Flow with the DJI Inspire 1

Revealed this evening with the minds behind Mythbusters, DJI  Innovations has announced the next step in Aerial Photography: the Inspire 1. Featuring a full 4K camera, moving arms for unobstructed shots, and a full 3D Gimbal, this multirotor has many photography and videography uses. It was cool to see Jamie and Adam talk about drones and aerial photography, and I cannot wait to [...]

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RC4WD Mud Basher 2.2 tires

RC4WD Mud Basher 2.2″ Tires

Are you into serious mudding? Like, top-of-the-tire deep mud? Like, mud that goes over the top of the cab? For you serious mud-a-holics RC4WD has announced that their Mud Basher tires are now available in a 2.2″ size. These feature a tractor like chevron tread that is great for sling’n serious goop. * Fits 2.2″ wheels * Outer diameter is 5.7″ * Width is [...]

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Nano QX FPV 3

Quadcopter and Video in one Package with the Nano …

Looking for that indoor quadcopter with FPV, or your first FPV Racer? Look no further than the Blade Nano QX FPV! Equipped with a micro 5.8Ghz Camera and Horizon Exclusive Teleporter V4 FatShark goggles, you can take to the air and fly from the cockpit of your mini quadcopter! This bright colored quad touts the following features:SAFE® technology makes RC flight [...]

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Tactic TTX610

Tactic TTX610 6-Channel 2.4GHz SLT Radio

Ready to move up to a 6 channel radio? If so, Tactic has an affordable new unit getting ready to hit the market. The TTX610 is one of the latest radios from Tactic and comes with all the basic features you need to utilize 6 channels on your aircraft. You can flip a single switch to change dual rates while [...]

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DJI Hints at Something Big

Checking my email this morning, and DJI Innovations sends me the above message. They just secretly announced and released a Phantom 2 Vision+ V3 with better motors, ESCs, props, and compass without much pomp and circumstance, so what could be so groundbreaking that they are having a webcast this afternoon? Personally, I’m hoping FPV Racer, but we will have to see. I will of course [...]

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Graupner Ultra Duo Plus 80 Charger

Graupner Ultra Duo Plus 80 Battery Charger

For all you high power charging enthusiasts, Graupner has a 1000 watt Ultra Duo Plus 80 battery charger. You can charge at up to 20 amps per channel with this beast, and it charges a maximum cell count of 7S LiPO. A high contrast 128 x 64 LCD display with backlighting makes it easy to read, while 20 memory pre-sets [...]

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rage rc battery charger

Product Spotlight – Rage RC 80 Watt Multi Charger

Every hobbyist needs a good battery charger, but there are so many on the market it is hard to chose which one. Since we received one of the new Rage RC 80 Watt Multi Chargers we’ve been using and abusing it to see how it stacks up. Here is what we found out- * The unit is AC/DC. This makes it [...]

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ambulancedrone

Shocking Drone Use in Europe!

Ever have that moment when you let your buddy use your RC and it hits that parked car, tree, or mailbox? Granted my family’s abilities have made my heart skip a beat, but what if I have a heart attack and drop? Statistically, those who call 911 or any emergency number have to wait 10 minutes for first responders, and [...]

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STRC Axial Yeti Parts

Lots of New Axial Yeti Parts from STRC

After a few weeks of teasing, the crew over at ST Racing Concepts have a bunch of Axial Yeti Aluminum Upgrade Parts ready for your bashing pleasure. Hit up This Link to see all the parts they have ready to go right now, and we are told there are a bunch more parts coming soon. These STRC aluminum upgrades come [...]

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RC4WD Rockdragon Crawler

RC4WD 1/10 Rockdragon Limited Edition Crawler ARTR

Looking for a scale crawler but don’t have time to build a kit? RC4WD has announced their new Rockdragon. The Rockdragon comes 100% pre-built, just paint up the body, pop in a battery pack, and hit the trails. Some of the highlights of the Rockdragon include- * Comes with 540 brushed motor & Outcry ESC w/ BEC * XR3 Radio and Twister [...]

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Dromida breakout 2 video

Video – Dromida Breakout Part II

Some of you might remember the “Breakout” video that became popular last Christmas that featured Dromida vehicles. Well, they are back at it again this year. Check out the video below to see what is new in the Dromida line-up, as well as a pretty cool door opening scene featuring the BX4.18 buggy. You can hit up This Link to [...]

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TBR ECX Torment 4x4 bumper

T-Bone Racing Basher Front Bumper for the ECX Torm…

Years ago it was rare to see a T-Bone Racing Bumper at a bash, now days it seems like everyone uses their gear. At our 10 Year Anniversary Bash more than half the cars were sporting a T-Bone product of some sort. The guys at TBR make some seriously tough bumpers and they do a good job of keeping up with [...]

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Cubby at Horizon

THE Cub Report, 11.10.2014, Version- Peace and Lov…

Hola amigos (and amigas) and welcome to yet another satirical look at the rc world, THE Cub Report. The next issue of Big Squid RC Monthly is just a few days away from shipping. We posted an incomplete listing of hobby shops that will have the monthly on their counters a couple of weeks ago, once issue 2 is shipping we’ll [...]

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