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Horizon Hobby At The HobbyTown USA Convention

All the big hitters were at the HobbyTown USA Convention including Horizon Hobby. In the picture above you can see Horizon rep Andy Miller (also an old college buddy of mine) showing off some of their Blade helicopters. The Horizon crew had a nice set-up in their suite with lots of product and even better, lots of food to munch [...]


Align RC

Align News From The HobbyTown Show

Align is mainly known for their helicopters, but many surface enthusiasts use their servos and other electronics. At the 2012 HobbyTown USA convention Align was showing off their new almost ready to fly helicopter. It’s one of their high end helicopters that comes built and loaded with electronics except for a transmitter. Most interesting to the surface crowd is the [...]


VP Racing Fuels

VP Racing Fuels At HobbyTown Convention 2012

Another company showing at the 2012 HobbyTown USA Convention was VP Racing Fuels. VP was showing off their specially blended PowerMaster surface and air nitro blends. They make fuel for nearly every rc application, for all you rc drag guys I did see they make a 50% nitro blend just for you. Click THIS link for more information. Into rc drag [...]


ASK Cub Reporter- 07.12.2012- You Ask Questions, I Blow Them…

Hey Guys, Do you think you’ll be able to do a review on the MIP Pro4mance Chassis and Tuning Package for the Losi Ten-SCTE? Thanks, Mike L. Cubby– Hey now, what’s up Mike? I’m not certain if it’s time for me to declare a letter of the month or not, but what the heck, congrats, you have just won a BigSquidRC t-shirt. Shoot me [...]



Pro-Line Body Posts and Rally Body

Since getting my first glimpse back at RCX 2012 of the new body posts and screw on caps, we have been patiently waiting. We got to see the posts again, in what we were told was production form, and should be shipping VERY soon. Not only do we want these, so we can stop buying bags of 100 pins every [...]


Tamiya Booth

Tamiya’s HobbyTown Convention Booth

No rc convention is complete without a showing from Tamiya. The Tamiya crew was in force at the HobbyTown USA convention showing off lots of their popular products. From educational kits to their latest and greatest rc products, they had it on display. Follow this LINK to visit Tamiya’s website. Looking for more Tamiya articles on BigSquid? If so, click HERE. #gallery-13 [...]


Byron Fuels

Byron Fuels HobbyTown Convention Booth

For all you nitro drivers out there here is a shot of the Byron Fuels booth from the 2012 HobbyTown USA convention. The Byron crew is a huge supporter of the hobby industry and make some of the best fuel out there. Click HERE to visit their website. Click HERE for more nitro news here on BigSquid.


proline performance chassis

Pro-Line LCG Slash Chassis Sneak Peak!

The folks over at Pro-Line continue to amaze us with the hop-up creations! This time around we have a few sneak peak pictures of their new Pro-Line LCG Chassis for the Traxxas Slash 2WD! The LCG stands for Low Center of Gravity. We don’t know if that’s going to be the official name, or if it be something like the [...]


RC Driver

RC Driver Booth At HobbyTown 2012

One of the booths at the HobbyTown USA 2012 Convention was from RC Driver magazine. The ever affable Greg Vogel was manning the booth answering questions, handing out magazines, and talking shop with Brian. Hit up THIS link to see what’s new over at Driver.


Bob Smith Industries

Bob Smith Adhesives Booth

There is only one brand of CA glue we use here at BigSquid, Bob Smith Industries. Not only is it some of the best glue on the market, it is also some of the most affordable, a total win-win combination. It was nice seeing the Bob Smith crew at the HobbyTown USA show, their booth is always full of smiling [...]


Trencher SC

New Trenchers SC’s From Pro-Line

At the HobbyTown USA Convention one of the new items being shown for the first time was Pro-Line’s updated Trencher XSC tires. The Trenchers are one of our favorite bashing tires and now they have received an update to be even better than before. Enjoy the pictures below and we will post more information when the official press release comes [...]



Hitting the Road

Looks like the valet FINALLY brought my ride back… I swear it had about 500 miles less when I dropped it off! It’s time to hit the road. Watch for a big write up on the convention later in the week and more posts from the Hobby Town Convention 2012 later today.



Axial at the Hobby Town Convention

A couple of pics from the Axial Racing room. We just did the unboxing of the EXO RTR they had there to show off. #gallery-28 { margin: auto; } #gallery-28 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 33%; } #gallery-28 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-28 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */Get more Hobby Town Convention 2012 news by clicking HERE.



Team Associated at the Hobby Town Convention

A couple of quick shots from the Associated booth including the new SC8.2E and RC8.2E. #gallery-31 { margin: auto; } #gallery-31 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 33%; } #gallery-31 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-31 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */Looking for more posts from the Hobby Town Convention 2012? Click HERE.



Helion Dominus 10TR

We got a chance to see the new truggy from Helion RC and it’s really looking good. It’s called the Dominus 10TR, and are told this is very close to final production, so we should be seeing them soon. We don’t have a ton of details, but stuff we do know: It will be Ready to Run (RTR), 4wd, includes the [...]