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RC Pro Series Under New Ownership!

We just confirmed that the RC Pro Series has been sold! I know a few people here at Big Squid RC were huge fans of Carlton Eppes and the way he ran the series, and he will be missed. We wish him luck in whatever his next project is. As for the RC Pro Series, it’s now run David Lovett, and [...]

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Castle Creations Sidewinder Rebate

Just wanted to let everyone know that Castle Creations has a $30 rebate on their Castle Sidewinder products! That includes the ESC and ESC with motor combo’s. Check out the Castle Creations rebate page for all the details!

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Win a DuraTrax Evader DT! - Update: Sorry, you mis…

UPDATE: The Deadline for entries has now passed, if you missed out on this one be sure to keep any eye on our front page for more giveaways in the very near future. To celebrate the awesome Evader DT receiving a Basher Approved award, DuraTrax gave us one new Evader DT to give away to you! To enter this give-away you’ll need [...]

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Axial RTR Steering Upgrade kit for AX10 and SCX10

Axial is releasing a little upgrade kit for the RTR AX10 and SCX10 trucks called the RTR Steering Upgrade Kit. This kit replaces the stock plastic steering links and increases strength and precision with aluminum steering links. Check out Axial’s site for details.

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JConcepts Punisher for Associated RC10T4.1

JConcepts recently showed off, for the first time in public, their new Punisher cab-forward style body for the Team Associated RC10T4.1 stadium truck.  It made it’s debut at the ROAR Region 4 championships where it TQ’d every round of qualifying and took 1st & 2nd places in the A-main.  Certainly an impressive start for a new product.  The cab-forward style [...]

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Axial XR10 Stage 3 Aluminum Hi-Clearance Links Kit

Need to get that XR10 a little higher? This new Axial XR10 Stage 3 Aluminum Hi-Clearance Links Kit will do just that! It’s a replacement kit for the upper and lower links on the stock XR10 and adds more clearance to the chassis. If the places you crawl have you rubbing your belly, this kit might be what you [...]

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ASK Cub Reporter- A Weekly Q & A Session, Version …

Noobs, guru’s, it doesn’t matter, they all have questions…. ========== “Hi, I would like to know what size Lipo you would recommend for the Evader EXT2? I know I will have to add the LVC, but they say the rest is good to go with a Lipo. I an new to Lipo technology and not sure how to size (20c,30c and so on). Thanks,Robert” Cubby- What’s [...]

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Axial XR10 Carbon Fiber Battery Plate

The XR10 is on the Axial carbon fiber express this month! Axial now has a Carbon Fiber Battery Plate to go along with their electronics plate and other carbon fiber goodies! This plate is height adjustable with all the hardware needed to lower your batter as low as possible! That’s a good thing! I’m gonna have to start a [...]

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Axial XR10 Carbon Fiber Electronics Plate Hop-Up

New for the XR10 from Axial is a sweet Carbon Fiber Electronics Plate. If your looking to shave some weight, this plate is 65% lighter than the stock plate! Every little bit helps when your trying to stay on your wheels! Check out Axial’s site for more info!

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RC Car Magazine Closes Up Shop

It is with great sadness that we make this announcement. According to the RC Car Magazine Blog, they have closed their doors. Their last issue will be the February 2011 Issue. As you know we give the magazines a hard time around here, especially Cubby. But it makes us sad to see the end of RC Car. [...]

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Auction Kings Sells a Huge RC Tugboat

As what is starting to be a regularly updated section, we ad another post to our RC ON TV section! This time on an episode of Auction Kings Paul and his team get a huge custom RC tugboat! The thing is about 6 feet long, and weighs over 90lbs! It had some great detail, [...]

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RPM Rear Axle Carriers for Associated SC10 and Mor…

Looks like RPM is showing some love to the Team Associated folks with their new Rear Axle Carriers for the SC10, T4, B4 and B44! These new carriers use the larger bearings like the ones found in the Associated #9730 axle carriers with more axle contact than the standard bearings. They come in black with the RPM warranty! Note: [...]

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A racing class full of these is something I can ge…

What do you say ROAR? How about sanctioning these bad boys? It might get me into racing.  Ah, who am I kidding?  I’d just use mine to break stuff. Check out all the other awesome R/C bot platforms that Inspector Bots makes.  Christmas is just around the corner and I’d like one of each please.  They take PayPal! h/t to [...]

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Pro-Line full fendered Baja Bug body

Here’s something cool from Pro-Line.  A Volkswagen Bug body that actually has fenders on it.  How novel.  It actually casts a much different attitude than all the fenderless beetle bodies that populate the alternative-style short course landscape.  This new vision of an old body is officially licensed by Volkswagen, so you can expect all the decals necessary to replicate the [...]

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THE Cub Report- 11.14.2010, Version- I'm Not Crazy…

Am I just crazy or did Ferrari suffer a meltdown with their race strategy at Abu Dhabi? For those not in the loop, yesterday was the season finale to the Formula 1 series. Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso stood an excellent chance of bringing home the World Drivers Championship, but due to getting stuck behind slower cars after an early [...]

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