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JConcepts Monroe Battery Brace

JConcepts Traxxas Monroe Battery Braces

During extreme use a battery pack can be subject to a lot of g-forces, around the BigSquidRC offices we see battery packs get thrown out of trucks all the time. A good battery brace can help prevent this from happening. JConcepts has two new Monroe battery braces that are stronger and offer more coverage than stock. One brace is designed [...]

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Kyosho Mini-Z Racer MR-03 VE Brushless

Kyosho just put out some slightly blury, pictures of their new Mini-Z MR-03 VE Brushless vehicle. The brushless system will be supplied by Orion, and should be shipping around January. People have been waiting for a brushless version for years. Kyosho claims part of the delay was waiting for technology to get to the point where they could incorporate the [...]

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Precirotate Proken S1 2WD buggy

New Precirotate Proken S1 Electric 1/10th Scale 2WD Buggy Ki…

Who is Precirotate? They are a manufacture out of Taiwan looking to expand their reach. Precirotate goes by “PR” for short, and they have just sent out a press release on their latest product, the Proken S1 10th scale buggy. Not a bad looking machine, here are some of its specs and features- * Wheelbase- 275mm * Width- 248mm * 3 gear transmission * [...]

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Kyosho Mini-Z Bike Ducati Desmosedici GP11

New Kyosho Mini-Z Ducati Desmosedici GP11 18th Scale Motorcy…

News was released today from Kyosho that they have a new Mini-Z Ducati Desmosedici GP11 on the way. This is an electric, 18th scale motorcycle that looks very much like Valentino Rossi’s Moto GP bike. Some of the primary features are- * 2.4GHz FHSS Radio System * Adjustable Gyro * Brushless Motor * 120 mah Lipo Battery with Charger * Digital, Coreless Motor Servo * Full [...]

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Dozen Mystery Vehicle Contest – Daily Entry Post – Week …

Week 4 Day 3. Here we are mid week, have you got your entries in yet?! If you have not heard, we are giving away a Dozen Mystery Vehicles! One a Week for the next 12 weeks! The vehicles may by nitro or electric and are from the following companies: ARRMA RC, Team Durango, Duratrax, and Thunder Tiger! Please read the [...]

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Team Associated Hart and Huntington SC10RS RTR

Team Associated announced a few new licensed looks for the SC10RS. The new Hart and Huntington RTR SC trucks some with different stickers so you can choose what driver/sponsors you want to finish off your rides look! The included brushless motor is a 300kv, and the tires are JConcepts on KMC replica wheels. Cost of the new trucks is [...]

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ASK Cub Reporter, 09.06.2012, Version: Me BS'n My Way Throug…

I’m not bashing your test in fact I found it very interesting. But I’m curious why in the weight test the lightest battery was given the better score. In general I’ve found the heavier battery with similar Mah almost always is the better performer. Your overall test results seem to bear this out. Thanks Scott Cubby– Yo what’s up Scott and [...]

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Dozen Mystery Vehicle Contest – Daily Entry Post – Week …

Week 4 Day 2. Yep.. time to signup again! You guys are getting really good at this! I’m guessing the fact that we just gave away a $600 truck has you on your toes now!! If you have not heard, we are giving away a Dozen Mystery Vehicles! One a Week for the next 12 weeks! The vehicles may by nitro [...]

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MIP X-Duty CVD for Traxxas Rustler/Stampede

MIP X-Duty CVD Kit with Keyed Axles for Traxxas Rustler And …

Have you bolted in some massive power to your Traxxas Stampede or Rustler and now find yourself destroying drive shafts? The crew over at MIP have just released a cure for your illness- their new X-Duty CVD Kit with Keyed Axles for the rear of your over powered Traxxas truck. The MIP crew even used a Castle Monster System during [...]

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ECX Torment Short Course Truck

ECX Announces Price Reductions On 10th Scale Vehicles

The guys over at ECX have announced price reductions on their popular line-up of 10th scale off-road vehicles. Now you can bash and save some cash! Here is the new pricing- * Torment 2.4 GHz Short Course Truck- $149 * Ruckus 2.4 GHz Monster Truck- $129 * Circuit Stadium Truck- $99 * Boost Buggy- $99 Head on over to the ECX’s official website for more [...]

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Thunder Tiger Tomahawk XL Mini Cooper Rally Car

New RTR Thunder Tiger 1/8th Tomahawk XL 4wd Nitro Mini Coope…

One part of our hobby that is seriously growing is rally cars. Capitalizing on that trend is Thunder Tiger with their new Tomahawk XL Mini Cooper Rally Car. This new Thunder Tiger carries a large footprint being an 8th scale, it is 4wd for extra traction and control, and it features a Pro-18BX 3.0cc nitro engine for extra fun. Other [...]

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The 2WD Monster Truck Shootout is Ready!

We have been working hard on this one for a while! The 2WD Monster Truck Shootout is finally completed and ready for your reading pleasure! We get a TON of emails asking us what truck is better, and which one someone should buy. We decided to take some time and actually put them all to the test! Unlike those ‘advertisement’ [...]

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Kyosho Plazma Formula

New Kyosho Plazma Formula Kit

New for all you Formula 1 fans is the Kyosho Plazma Formula 10th scale electric on-road car. Some of the features include- * Full ball bearings * 7075 Aluminum Motor Mount * Durable Front Wing * Durable Rear Axle * Durable Front Suspension * Inline Battery Position * FRP Main Chassis * Precision Rear Oil Shock * Rear Diffuser We haven’t received any information on pricing or a release date [...]

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Dozen Mystery Vehicle Contest – Daily Entry Post – Week …

Week 4 Day 1. If you didn’t see it, we just gave away a Thunder Tiger MT4 for week 3’s contest! How awesome is this contest? Time to start off this weeks contest! If you have not heard, we are giving away a Dozen Mystery Vehicles! One a Week for the next 12 weeks! The vehicles may by nitro or electric [...]

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Kyosho Scorpion XXL VE 1/7th Electric 2wd Buggy

More Photos And Specs On The Kyosho XXL VE Buggy

We have finally gotten our hands on more pictures and information for the all new Kyosho XXL VE 7th Scale 2wd Electric Buggy. Some specs for the new XXL VE Include- * Length- 680mm * Width- 402mm * Height- 244mm * Wheelbase- 452mm * Mid Motor Design * Waterproof 2S-4S Orion Speed Controller * Orion Brushless motor * 2.4 GHz Transmitter * Flip up roll cage/body * Big Bore Shocks * Slipper [...]

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