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Axial Wraith

Axial Wraith Review

The folks over at Axial did a great job of teasing the Wraith to the world. It started off as some silhouette shots, then we got bits and pieces of news leaked out. Nobody was 100% sure of what the truck was, or what it was meant to be, but the hype was building. When Axial finally made the ‘official’ [...]

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Team Durango Sale DEX410 & 410S Sale!

Holy Massive Sale Batman! Team Durango has a big sale going on right now on their DEX410 and DEX410R 4×4 1/10 scale Electric buggys! While supplies last, you can grab a DEX410 for $399 and the DEX410R for only $269! This sale only runs until supplies run out, so you better jump on it quick! Head on [...]

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THE Cub Report- 06.26.2011- Earning My Money This …

Hola rc fans, welcome to yet another scrumptious edition of rc’s most satirical column, THE Cub Report. So… where did “Cubby’s Wheel Of Doom” land on this week? Our lovely sanctioning body ROAR of course. ROAR has a new rule stating that cars/trucks will be required to run headlight, taillight and grill decals where applicable. Sounds great right? Sure [...]

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R/C Around the Web - Long climb to the top... edit…

Photo of the Week:by Michael Johns Pike’s Peak International Hill Climb tomorrow, got my tickets.  Will Monster Tojima or somebody else finally break the 10:00 minute barrier this year?   The weather is supposed to be good so fingers are crossed.  I’ll probably be up around the Devil’s Playground area with family and friends. Build Log: XR10 Tuber Good Question: Is cheap best [...]

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Assassin Graphics Sale

The folks over at Assassin Graphics have let us know they have a big sale going on! If you purchase any wrap at regular price you can get a matching wrap for only $10! Sounds like a pretty good deal. The sale runs from now till July 4th, 2011! They have wraps for just about everything over there! Head on [...]

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*Exclusive* New Savox SA-1283SG Servo

You saw it here first! The guys from Savox have tipped us off on a new Savox SA-1283SG Super Torque Steel Gear Digital Servo they are planning to release in the next few weeks. This servo looks just totally bad@$$! Super high 12bit resolution with steel gears, coreless motor, full aluminum case, all while remaining [...]

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Bash-A-Palooza at RCX Chicago!

Save the date! August 6, 2011 – Bash-A-Palooza at RCX Chicago!. This years Big Squid RC Bash-A-Palooza event will be held at RCX Chicago! Like previous events, we will have a obstacle course, monster soccer, demolition derby, and a few other surprises! We will not be charging a entry fee because you will need to have a ticket to get [...]

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Hitec X1 AC Plus Charger

Hitec X1 Charger

Hitec isn’t just servos and radios.  They also make chargers and this one here, the X1 AC Plus Multi-charger, is their latest.  The X1, as the you might guess from the name is an AC/DC charger capable of peak charging most battery chemistries, including LiPo, LiFe, NiMH, and NiCd among others.  For the Nickle batteries it’s capable of charging up [...]

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Hitec 7235 and 7245 Servos

Hitec’s new, speedy servos

Hitec does one thing really well, release a lot of new servos.  Here’s their latest, the HS-7235MH and HS-7245MH.  Both of these are high voltage, coreless mini servos suitable for smaller scale cars and trucks as well as light planes and helis.  At 6 volts the 7235 is rated at 50 oz-in with a transit speed of 0.09 second and [...]

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350Z Sprint 2 Drift BSRC

New and Improved HPI Sprint 2 Drift Cars

It is a well known fact around the office that I’m fighting a serious craving to get into RC drifting. HPI Racing is making it nearly impossible for me to hold off much longer. In April they showed off their new officially licensed E10 drift cars and now they have released a new and improved Sprint 2 [...]

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HobbyTown Firestorm BSRC

HobbyTown USA Exclusive HPI E-Firestorm 10HT

Fans and shoppers of Hobby Town will be glad to see they have a new exclusive version of the HPI E-Firestorm 10HT avaliable. This version comes with all the standard features of the 10HT like a brushed motor, full ball bearings, and all metal diffs. However, this verison now comes with the upgraded 2.4GHz radio system and waterproof [...]

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ASK Cub Reporter- 06.22.2011- The Pony Express Has…

“Will a “tuning kit” turn a Losi SCB from a basher to a racer? I think not… a tricker piece of machinery yes, but faster? Faster is much more about the driver than the equipment in rc racing.” (quoted from this weeks Cub Report) Whys it need a tuning kit anyways, for all intents and purposes it is a Losi [...]

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Evan's 5 Minutes...on Customer Service Reviews & M…

It’s time for a special Wednesday edition of Evan’s 5 Minutes! It seems like we’re all carving our own little piece of the BSRC pie lately, and I wanted to take just a second to show my support for Brian’s post earlier today about the “try-before-you-buy” idea at local hobby shops. I think it’s an awesome idea [...]

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Horizon Hobby After Fathers Day Giveaway

Horizon giving away $500

Are you a dad?  Are you a dad that has kids that don’t listen to you?  It’s because you don’t hit them enough. Then you probably didn’t get what you wanted for Father’s Day.  Well Horizon Hobby is to the rescue with their “What You Didn’t Get For Father’s Day” giveaway.  They are giving three lucky dads the chance to [...]

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RPM Pede 4x4 Front Bumper BSRC

RPM Wide Front Bumper for Stampede 4×4

Needing some front-end protection for your Traxxas Stampede 4×4? RPM has the answer with their new Wide Front Bumper for the Stampede 4×4. The bumper uses the same design principles found in their Stampede 2×4 front bumper (which I have and love, BTW). It sits out front far enough to be the initial point of impact on [...]

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