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Novak Epoxy Dipped 550 Stator

Novak Epoxy dipped 550 stators for short course 4x…

Novak is expanding their line of epoxy dipped stators for their Ballistic line of brushless motors.  The newest release is specifically for their short course 4×4 focused Ballistic 550.  This new stator comes in a 4.5T wind for all the power the 4x4s need.  For the uninitiated, epoxy dipping makes motors more durable and have a longer life when used [...]

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Losi Multipro 80W AC/DC Multi-chemistry Charger

Losi has had their own line of NiMH and LiPo batteries for quite a while now, but they’ve been missing their own way to fill them up with go juice.  Well, they’ve finally rectified that problem with the new Multipro 80w AC/DC Multi-chemistry charger.  This new charger appears to pack all kinds of great features for charging NiMH, various Lithium, [...]

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THE Cub Report- 04.11.2011, Version- On The Cover …

Hola BigSquid readers, and welcome to yet another funtabulous edition of THE Cub Report. It seems we’ve picked up a lot of new readers around this place lately, so here’s a brief rundown on what’s kicking at BSRC during a typical week. We post news as much as we can all week long (including Sundays). Monday sports “THE Cub Report”, [...]

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R/C Around the Web - Day late and many, many... oh…

Photo of the Week:by warren_van Around the Web is a day late because I passed out early Friday night before putting it in the editor’s queue. I’ve just started my first non-r/c related project in a long time.  I decided my old computer case is just too far gone, so I bought a new one and am doing some mods to make [...]

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AJS Machine Crawler Stand

AJS Machine – Crawler Stand

Looking for the ultimate crawler stand? I think this might be it! While we haven’t tried one yet, I’m not sure we can say we have ever seen anything better! The new Crawler Stand from AJS Machine is specifically designed for the Axial SCX10 Trail Truck and AX10 Crawler. The 4″ round cradle supports the center of the truck to [...]

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Venom Bullet Universal Plug

Venom Group 4mm Bullet Plug to UNI Adapter

New from Venom are replacement 4mm bullet plugs for your LiPo packs. the Venom Bullet Plug to UNI wire features 12AWG wire, 100mm long and Venom’s Universal Plug system to allow you to adapt to most other connectors. A JST XH Balancing lead is also attached. Visit Venom-Group.com for details.

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HPI Firestorm Flux BSRC01

Unboxing the UPDATED HPI E-Firestorm Flux

There’s been quite a bit of buzz about the updated version of the E-Firestorm Flux from HPI recently. Ever since Jeff posted some great pics of this redesigned stadium truck from RCX we have been dying to get our hands on one. Well, the wait is over! We’ve got the E-Firestorm Flux here for the [...]

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Welcome Evan!

So I just wanted to take a quick moment and welcome Evan to the Big Squid RC Clan! Evan joined up with us recently after clicking the JOIN THE BSRC TEAM banner and writing us. He’s been doing a great job, and I wanted to make sure people recognized that we added another member to the team! The site [...]

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DE Racing Trinidad Wheels for Durango DESC410R

DE Racing Trinidad wheels, now for Durango DESC410…

By all accounts, the Durango DESC410R is a dominating truck.  The DE Racing gang have decided it’s just not quite dominating enough though.  In addition to the great scale look and reinforcing ribbing you’ll find on all of DE’s short course wheels, these DESC410R specific wheels also include a 2.5mm offset.  According to DE Racing the extra 5mm of track [...]

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Video: AquaCraft Motley Crew FE Cat

We gave you the low-down on the AquaCraft Mötley Crüe Motley Crew FE Catamaran last week, now AquaCraft has uploaded a video of the bad-boy in action.  The vid also goes into some details as to what the boat is made of, and I have to say I like the look of those black anodized parts.  I might have to [...]

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Traxxas Ken Block/Dirt 3 Bundle from Gamestop!

I’m a pretty big rally/gymkhana fan, so pre-ordering Dirt 3 was a given. However, Gamestop has the ultimate deal for video game fans, race fans, and RC fans! You can now order Dirt 3 for PS3 or

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ASK Cub Reporter- You Send Us Mail, I Mash My Keyb…

Do you guys have team drivers? Because I would love to sport the name of BigSquidRC! I am 15 years old and race at the local track here in Washington. My classes of choice are pro short course 2wd and 4wd. Last year I finished 3rd in points in the 2wd and 4th in points in 4wd. I am [...]

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Traxxas Stampede 4x4 VXL

Unboxing the Traxxas Stampede 4×4 VXL

Following close behind to our a Monster Mutt Unboxing, we bring you the Traxxas Stampede 4×4 VXL unboxing! This is the first time we have had a Traxxas Stampede 4×4 around the office, so are all pretty excited to get our hands on it, poke it a little, and see what it can do! #gallery-13 { margin: auto; } #gallery-13 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: [...]

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Tamiya Long Beach Grand Prix 2011 Free tix

Tamiya wants you at the Long Beach Grand Prix

If you’ve ever wondered why Tamiya hasn’t shown up at any of the US R/C shows like RCX or IHobby, it’s probably because they are sinking all their money into this little shin-dig.  Next weekend, April 15 – 17, is the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach, and Tamiya is going to be there in full force with the Tamiya [...]

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Axial AE-2 ESC Forward/Reverse ESC

If you’re looking to add some more performance and maybe some lipos to your crawler or rock racer, Axial has you covered with their new AE-2 Forward/Reverse ESC with Drag Brake. This ESC was developed in partnership with Castle Creations, and is completely programmable with CastleLink. It also features a lipo cutoff set on from the factory, [...]

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