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Hitec HSB-9300 Series Brushless Servos

We don’t have an official press release yet, but these new Hitec servos is making us drool! These are the HSB-9380 for Ultra Torque, HSB-9370 for multi purpose use, and the HSB-9360 for high speed! What’s got us drooling is the fact that they have Neu-Castle brushless motors on the inside! Now look who’s drooling! We will post more info when [...]

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AJS Machine Battery Wrench Strap

AJS Machine Battery Wrench

AJS Machine has a spiffy new accessory with a confusing name.  The AJS Machine Battery Wrench isn’t a wrench at all, it’s a strap, for the SC10.  The Battery Wrench Strap replaces the stock hinge and strap on the SC10, shaving nearly 10 grams from the weight of your chassis.  It’s machined out of 1/16″ thick aluminum, so it’s sure [...]

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THE Cub Report, 05.08.2011- Warp Core Breach Editi…

Just how fantastic was the full scale racing over the weekend? Pretty damn epic. Thankfully F1 was back in action, and the best drivers on the planet got pwn’ed yet again by Red Bull Racings Seb Vettel in Turkey. I’m not a big Vettel fan, so would someone else Please pick up the pace and run with the guy? [...]

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Happy Mother's Day BSRC

Happy Mother’s Day to Big Squid RC!

Happy Mother’s Day to all of the mothers out there from Big Squid RC!  Make sure you take a break from RC today and say thanks to the woman who raised you

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R/C Around the Web - With 100% more content than l…

Photo of the Week:by Roberto Pompeu Contest: RedCat is hosting a vehicle naming contest for a new line of 1/6 scale vehicles they have coming.  If you come up with a name they like, and they use it, you’ll win one of the new vehicles. Know your history: Here’s an old video, from Team Associated, outlining the design process of their original [...]

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Racers Edge Volt Stabalizing Capacitor

Racers Edge Glitch Buster Capacitor

If you’re still stuck in the stone ages with non-2.4 GHz radio gear, and you’re constantly having problems with glitching, Racers Edge might have a cheap solution for you.  Their new Glitch Buster Power Capacitor is intended to help smooth out those power dips that could cause glitching.  The capacitor is prewired and plugs into any free channel on your [...]

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Novak Brushless Ballistic 8 Motor

Novak showing off Ballistic 8 motors for 1/8 scale…

The boys in orange have started loosening the cap on info about their new 1/8 brushless system.  Today Novak are showing off two of the motors designed specifically for the Kinetic 4S ESC.  The Ballistic 8 and Ballistic 8L both feature 4 pole magnets, 12 slot hand-wound stators, a rebuildable sensored design, and mechanical timing adjustment.  The main difference between [...]

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Pro-Line Desperado Exclusive

Exclusive Look at Pro-Line’s new Desperado wheel

A friend at Pro-Line sent along this exclusive photo and a brief description of their next wheel in the pipeline.  It goes by the name Desperado and is a 2.8″ wheel made for various Traxxas vehicles like the nitro and electric Stampedes,  Jato, and the Rustlers.  It uses the Traxxas style glue bead, so it’s compatible with Traxxas’ 2.8″ tires [...]

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ASK Cub Reporter- 05.05.2011- You Shoot Us Questio…

Dear Cubby, Who makes the body lowering kit for the Traxxas Stampede 4×4 and where can I buy one? Your truly, Billy D. Cubby– Funny you should ask that question the same week that Brian posted his Pede 4×4 review. I trust you are loving your truck except for its overly lifted body. If it came murdered out in flat black paint you’d [...]

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Venom Gambler

Win a Brushless Venom Gambler Truck!

[Update: Sorry, this giveaway is closed! Keep an eye on the front page for our next one coming soon!] Yes folks, it’s contest time again! We recently said that when we hit 500 facebook fans we would give away something! Well, to thank you all for your support we hit 500, and it’s time to reward a lucky reader! This [...]

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Team Associated SC10RS 1

AE SC10RS RTR

Abbreviations abound in Team Associated‘s latest release, the SC10RS RTR.  The RS stands for Race Spec, which means AE has taken all kinds of race winning parts and slapped them on the RTR version to make it more competitive out of the box.  But that’s not all, the A Team is taking cues from other names in the industry and [...]

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Traxxas Kyle Busch 3QTR BSRC

OFFICIAL Traxxas Kyle Busch Camping World 1/16th S…

Brian broke this story wide open earlier today, and now it’s official. Traxxas has updated their website to showcase the new 1/16th scale officially licensed Kyle Busch Camping World Race Replica. The truck is built off the tried and true 1/16th scale VXL platform from Traxxas, and will be avaliable in both a brushed and brushless model. [...]

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Traxxas Kyle Busch NASCAR Camping World Truck!

About a year ago we reported on the Traxxas NASCAR Camping World crossover we saw at the Traxxas VIP tent, and today it’s all but official! There are no details or press release but we see here a Kyle Busch NASCAR Camping World Series truck based on the Traxxas 1/16th scale chassis! It’s brushless, and officially licensed. I believe this [...]

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Another R/C on TV sighting!

A few days ago I was watching Tru TV’s Hardcore Pawn and out of no where a guy walks in with an old Kyosho nitro. I’m not to sure exactly what model but it said Kyosho on the skid plate. Les, the owner of the shop asked the guy if it ran and if they could go run it outside, [...]

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Proline Gladiator Mounted BSRC

Tons of new Pro-Line Tires

Our friends over at Pro-Line have just released a ton of new tires! You can now get the ever-popular Caliber 2.0 SC 2.2″/3.0″ mounted on either ProTrac Renegade or Renegade Black Wheels in medium or soft compound. You can also get the Trencher SC 2.2″/3.0″ or the Gladiator SC 2.2″/3.0″ mounted on black Renegade wheels in medium compound. [...]

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