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Pro-Line Booth – 2013 HobbyTown USA Convention

The good folks at Pro-Line made the trip to Lincoln Nebraska to show their support to the HobbyTown USA dealers at their convention. Pro-Line was showing off their latest releases like the Trencher pre-mounts for 16th scale Traxxas vehicles and their ’66 Ford “Hay Hauler” body. Other news from the Pro-Line camp included the announcement of them doing more Thumbwasher body [...]

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Traxxas Booth HobbyTown USA

Traxxas Booth – 2013 HobbyTown USA Convention

Traxxas was out in full force this week at the HobbyTown USA national convention. They had their new LaTrax 18th scale 4wd Rally Car on display, as well as their entire line-up of Traxxas bash machines. For accessories, Traxxas had their GPS Module (#6551) and Telemetry Expander Module (#6550) on display for people looking to know exactly how fast their cars [...]

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Helion Criterion

Firelands Group, Helion, Ares Booth - Hobbytown USA Conventi…

We have finally made it back home and can start posting everything we saw at the 2013 HobbyTown USA Convention in Lincoln Nebraska. Firelands Group is sold exclusively at HobbyTown USA. Their Helion Invictus has been a big hit with bashers this summer, and the Helion product line just keeps getting bigger. Helion premiered their new Criterion 10th scale 2wd buggy [...]

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HPI Racing Ken Block Micro RS4

As if people were not excited enough that the HPI Racing Micro RS4 was going to be making a comeback, they have decided to push us over the edge with the announcement of the Ken Block edition! Between this and the Falken Mustang, I think the Micro RS4 line up is going to make a huge impact real soon! We [...]

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Big Squid RC Live Show #31 [Update: Over, also Surprise: Sav…

Update 2: Sorry, we temporarily removed the video so we can cut out some of the technical difficulties we had and clean it up a little. It will be back up soon! [Update: Show’s over, but we had all kinds of great stuff this show with a few special guests from HPI (hint: one of them is the Savage Octane) and Pro-Line [...]

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Hitec X1-200 Touch Screen Battery Charger

Hitec X1-200 Touch Screen Battery Charger

Hitec has just announced their latest touch screen charger, the X1-200. The X1-200 is a 200 watt DC only battery charger that comes with a large 3.2″ LCD touch screen. Some of the other key features include- * Up to 12 amp charge rate * Includes universal balancing board * Charges NiCd, NiMH, LiFe, LiPo, Lead Acid and Li-Ion The part number for the [...]

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SWORKz S104 EK1 Buggy

SWorkz S104 EK1 1/10th 4WD Buggy Kit

SWORKz has been teasing their S104 EK1 for months, now they’ve finally released full specifications and pictures. The S104 is SWORKz first 10th scale off-road buggy and it is a bit different than the typical machine. Some of the key features include- * Narrow chassis design * Can use saddle or shorty packs * Pivot ball front suspension * Large wheel hexes * Aggressive body * [...]

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Futaba 4PLS Unboxing

Unboxing – Futaba 4PLS 2.4GHz Radio System

The original Futaba 4PL was a hugely popular radio for the bashing crowd, now it’s been updated and is known as the 4PLS. The big update included the ability to do telemetry, yet its street price remained the same as the origin. We recently received a 4PLS to review so we snapped a few pictures while unboxing it. [...]

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RC4WD Gelande II Truck Kit w/Defender D90 Body

RC4WD Gelande II Truck Kit w/Defender D90 Body

RC4WD is known for their high quality scale products. Their latest offering is the Gelande II Kit w/Defender Body. The Gelande II is a nicely scaled 4wd off-road kit that should really turn some heads on your next scale adventure. The RC4WD G2 comes with their new R3 single speed tranny mated to new Yota II axles. The servo is mounted [...]

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Unboxing Durango DEX408T

Unboxing – Team Durango 1/8th DEX408T Electric Truggy Kit

Team Durango are known for their high-end race machines but we recently received their new 8th scale DEX408T Electric Truggy Kit. Truggies have always been great bash machines, it’s hard to argue with their big tires, extra ground clearance, big shocks, and huge power. We are in the middle of testing the DEX408T, jumping and smashing it just like we would [...]

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ChuckworksRC

ChuckworksRC 1/10th Scale Sprint Car Chassis Kit

Looking to do something a bit different with your Traxxas Rustler, Bandit or Stampede? ChuckworksRC has a new chassis kit to transform your old Traxxas into a slick new Sprint Car. The ChuckworksRC sprint car kit has a mid-motor conversion and moves the battery to the left side of the car for optimal handling on an oval. The chassis is constructed [...]

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TVR Ball-X

TVR Ball-X Heavy Duty Driveshafts for Traxxas Revo and Maxx …

Being the hardcore basher that you are, you’ve already blown up plenty of stock driveshafts. TVR has come up with heavy duty Ball-X driveshafts for the Traxxas Revo and Maxx series trucks. Big brushless power can definitely make the life of the stockers quite short, TVR claims their new Ball-X driveshafts are some of the toughest and smoothest available. TVR uses [...]

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Duratrax Lineup Buggy Tires

Review - Duratrax Lineup C2 Pre-Mounted 8th Scale Buggy Tire…

THE Duratrax Lineup C2 Pre-Mounted 8th Scale Buggy Tire ReviewIf you’ve run 8th scale buggy for very long, then you already know how tire costs can eat at your wallet. Duratrax has an extensive line of affordable shoes for your 8th scale buggy, today we’ll be taking a closer look at their Lineup buggy pre-mounts in C2 compound. Are they [...]

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Cubbys harem

THE Cub Report, 07.08.2013, Version- Gotta Launder My Karma

Hola rc fans and welcome to another high zoot edition of THE Flip’n Cub Report. I have zero time here, so let me get right down to it… In BSRC News- Adam “The Intern” smashed his existing world record over the weekend by vaporizing a Five Guys hamburger in just under 5 seconds. Mental note to self- keep arms/hands away from Adam’s [...]

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MuchMore Fleta ZX brushless motors

MuchMore Racing Fleta ZX 540 Brushless Motors

The crew over at MuchMore Racing have announced a new line-up of sensored brushless motors called the Fleta ZX series. The Fleta series motors keep cool via their precision-machined aluminum cans and oversized air-flow holes. They also feature sintered magnets and balanced rotors. The Fleta ZX series motors are available in winds from 21.5 to 3.5 turns and have a street [...]

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