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Excel Hobby Blades ihobby 2012

Excel Hobby Blades at iHobby 2012

If you’ve been in this hobby longer than a couple of days then you realize the importance of having a good hobby knife in your toolbox. The company we trust around the BigSquidRC offices is Excel, and they were at iHobby showing all their products. From small blades to large to anything in between, they have a product for all [...]


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BigSquidRC Booth Models at iHobby 2012

Every year at the iHobby Expo we have some booth models to help hand out flyers, give away stickers, and for you guys to get your picture taken with. Booth models help make for a more memorial trade show experience for both consumers and also for the people working the show. This year our booth featured Sam, Reyniva, Jax, and [...]


RC Driver at Cleveland iHobby Expo 2012

Magazines at iHobby 2012

The 2012 iHobby Expo received lots of media coverage this year, not only from on-line sources such as us, but also from the rc magazines. Both RC Driver and RC Car Action were in attendance handing out magazines and providing show coverage. Hit THIS link for RC Driver and THIS link for more information on RC Car Action. Do you want [...]


Byrons Nitro Fuel at iHobby

Byrons Fuel Booth at iHobby 2012

A big supporter of our hobby is Byron Fuels, you see them at all the trade shows and they sponsor lots of rc racing events. If you are looking for a quality nitro blend to run in your bash machine be sure and take a look at their Official Website. Looking for information on Bryon Fuels here on BigSquidRC? Hit THIS [...]


MYLAPS iHobby 2012

MYLAPS Sports Timing Systems at iHobby 2012

The crew at MYLAPS Sports Timing Systems were at iHobby showing their new RC4 timing system. Their new system features a number of upgrades including- * Choose your own transponder number * Multiple transponders can share the same unique number * Acquire ambient temp and connected voltage * Store all laps on your personal account For more information on all of MYLAPS timing products [...]


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Mystery Vehicle Contest – Week 9 Winner!

We have our 9th of 12 Winners in the


Mark Reed Horizon Hobby iHobby Expo

Horizon Hobby Booth at 2012 iHobby Expo

The largest surface rc booth at iHobby 2012 was from Horizon Hobby. Horizon is one of our hobby’s largest distributors featuring product lines like Losi, ECX, Spektrum, Pro Boat, and Dynamite. Inside the spacious Horizon booth was a netted area for flying helicopters and a decent sized dirt off road track. Consumers could test drive some of the latest Horizon products [...]


Bob Smith Industries Ihobby 2012

Bob Smith Industries Booth at iHobby 2012

One of the biggest names in CA glue is Bob Smith Industries and they had a nice booth at the 2012 iHobby Expo. If you aren’t into CA glue, Bob Smith’s glue is easily found in most hobby shops, and they produce an amazing variety for nearly any application. When our own Adam “The Intern” snapped his Traxxas E-Maxx chassis [...]


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A Huge Thank You!

First, I’d like to thank all the readers and fans who came out to see us at iHobby! It was a huge surprise starting Saturday morning when a group of 3 guys showed up at our booth moments after the show opened and told us they drove over a hour just to come meet the guys at Big Squid! Shortly [...]


THE Cub Report, 10.15.2012, BOOYAH iHobby Edition

Hey guys (and gals), happy Monday and welcome to THE Cub Report. I hope everyone has a productive and problem free week (I like to dream big, what can I say?). Shall we get right down to it? So…. how was the show (for those who don’t know what I’m talking about, the iHobby Expo)? IMO the one word answer would be [...]



Mystery Vehicle Contest, Week 9 Entries!

Good Morning Squid Fans! As you have of heard, we were at the iHobby Expo in Cleveland last week and over the weekend. There are plenty more posts to come for that. We actually had most of the mystery vehicles in our booth, and gave them away during our demos! It’s time for week 9 contest entries!! Keeping you guys [...]


iHobby Expo 2012 – Live Stream Sunday

It’s Sunday, the last day of iHobby 2012 and we are up and streaming live at the Big Squid RC Booth.. The camera has been moved for your viewing pleasure. Click HERE to go to the live feed on UStream now! OR Click the ‘keep reading’ past the break to see the embedded video on the site. If it’s not running, try [...]


Pro-Line iHobby 2012

Pro-Line at the 2012 iHobby Expo

Our friends over at Pro-Line Racing are here iHobby showcasing all their ultra-trick bodies and tires. New for iHobby is their front and rear Slash bumpers that not only look a lot better than stock, but are engineered to really take a beating. Also showcased in the Pro-Line booth is their new Bulldog cab-forward style bodies for the Traxxas Stampede and [...]


B&D Enterprises

B&D Enterprises Booth iHobby 2012

One of the new exhibitors at the show is B&D Enterprises. B&D specializes in soldering stations and other soldering gear that all of us hobbyists use when getting our trucks ready for a gnarly day of bashing. On display at the show are some very trick Hakko soldering stations that should be just the ticket for working on thick battery [...]


Parma SpeedFlo

Parma PSE iHobby Booth

The crew at Parma/PSE is in full effect here at the show. On display is their new Fifty Five SC body that fits on most popular short course trucks (like the Traxxas Slash). If you are looking for something a little bit different for your SCT, the Fifty Five is it. Parma is also showing their short course racing body, [...]