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Orion Advantage Touch Advance AC/DC 10 Amp Touch Screen Batt…

The team over at Orion have been announcing all kinds of new products lately and their latest is a touch screen charger named the Advantage Touch Advance. This is an AC/DC unit (built in 100 watt PS), so you don’t have to pack around a separate power supply, and can charge at up to a 10 Amp rate. The Advantage [...]

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Pro-Line Diamond Back 8th Scale Buggy Tires

Pro-Line is always striving forward looking to give you an advantage out on the track. Their latest 8th scale buggy tires are further proof of this and they are called Diamond Backs. Just like the name implies, the Diamond Backs emulate the scales on a snakes back, the lugs in the center of the tire are closer together, while the [...]

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Ken Block and Hoonigan Racing with Less Green

These are not RC vehicles… yet. Ken Block and the Hoonigan Racing Team has changed things up for 2013! He’s got a new garage/building, and some new wraps on his rides. Long gone is the recognizable green and white, and now the dominant colors are blue, grey, and purple. Fingers crossed for HPI to come up with a alternate body [...]

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Heli-Max RC Is Having A Sale On Select Models

If you’ve been holding back on picking up a new Heli-Max helicopter, now might be the time to snatch one up. Announced today were rebates on three of their popular models- * MD-530 TX-R: Pictured above, this is an “intermediate” level heli that comes set-up to use your own transmitter and sports a $30 rebate which brings the price down to [...]

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Thunder Tiger Volans Trimaran Yacht Kit

Spring will be here before we know it and Thunder Tiger has a new reason for you to get out on the water, their new Volan Trimaran Yacht Kit. This new Thunder Tiger includes the Yacht Kit, sails, rigging, masts, booms, and instruction manual. Some of its features and specifications include- * Hulls: Factory painted, pre-assembled ABS plastic * Sails: High [...]

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RPM RC Products for the Traxxas Nitro Slash 2wd

The good guys over at RPM RC Products have just released a list of their existing products that will bolt right up on the new Traxxas Nitro Slash 2wd. The list is long, filled with RPM products that can make a rather boring stock Nitro Slash into a much tougher customized rig. Here are the part numbers- 70322- Shock Spring Clips Black 70325- [...]

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ASK Cub Reporter, 01.24.2013, Version- You Have Questions, I…

Cubby, After reading some information on rctech I am confused as to which is the best way to break-in a lipo battery, can you clear this up? Charley D. Cubby– Yo hey what’s up Charley, and thanks for taking the time to write in. What is the best way to “break-in” a Lipo? Actually, I think I have a better question than yours, [...]

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Team Durango Gear Differential For DESC210, DEST210R, DEX210

Whether you are looking for an extra tuning option or for a diff that doesn’t require quite as much attention, the new gear differential from Durango for their 210 series of vehicles will come in handy. This new Team Durango gear diff comes with precision machined gear internals and even comes with a custom fit diff case. You can tune [...]

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Pro-Line Racing ION 2.2″ 4wd 10th Scale Off-Road Buggy Tires

One of Pro-Line’s most popular indoor clay tires, the Ion, has proven itself time after time on 8th scale buggy’s and SCT’s. Recently the good guys over at Pro-line announced they are now making the Ion for 10th scale 4wd buggy’s. They are now making them for both the rear #8222-17 and for the front #8223-17, and they come in [...]

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Horizon Hobby

Horizon Hobby Creating a New Adventure Driven Product Line

The folks from Horizon Hobby have started to tease us with a completely brand new product line! They posted a short teaser video, with the text “Adventure Driven” next to a pile of rocks that makes up some sort of logo. There is also a date 1-30-2013, which coincides with the German Toy show in Nuremberg. And yes, we will [...]

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Big Squid RC Live – Show 9

[Update: Live show is over, but check out the replay above.] Hey everyone, we are getting ready for Big Squid RC Live! We start at 9pm CST 10pm cst. Join us won’t you? It’s Big Squid RC Live #9! We take questions from our fans live in the chat box, discuss that hottest RC news of the moment, and all sorts of [...]

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Team Orion Carbon Pro 2S 8000 90C Dual Wire Lipo Battery

The guys over at Team Orion have a new Lipo that is quite interesting- you can get it with two pairs of 12 gauge wire that terminates in a Dean’s, or you can get it with four 4mm bullet outputs. Orion states that this helps lower resistance, thus giving you more power. Another interesting feature of their latest pack is [...]

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Elangears Dual R-X2 AC/DC Battery Charger

The new entries coming into the battery charger wars never seem to end, and one of the latest is an offering from Elangears. Elangears is quite popular in Europe, and their R-X2 Dual AC/DC Charger should be a hit. The R-X2 does up to 15 amps on one channel and 10 amps on the other, and it features a 7 [...]

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Team Orion Advantage One AC/DC 406 Multi-Chemistry Battery C…

The latest battery charger from Team Orion is their Advantage One 406. The 406 can charge up to 6 amps and is capable of charging Lipo, NiMH, and NiCd cells. Some of its other features are- * 2-4S Lipo * 1-8 Cells NiMH/NiCd * AC/DC * .1 to 6 amp charge rate * Length: 135mm * Width: 125mm * Height: 53.3mm * Weight: 399g * Part #ORI30221 Hit up the [...]

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Reminder- BigSquidRC LIVE Show Tonight at 9 PM CST

Join us tonight at 9 PM CST for our BigSquidRC LIVE show. There is a big new product release being announced later this afternoon that we’ll be going over, as well as our normal rc bench racing. All you have to do to watch is look at the post at the top of our front page at 9 PM. And [...]

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