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ORB Racing FF210 Buggy

Available For Pre-Order – ORB Racing FF210 Buggy

Back in March ORB Racing announced a unique front wheel drive buggy conversion kit for the Durango DEX210 . Not only did it look wild, but it should help bring some fun back into the buggy class. Well, now the FF210 Conversion Kit is available for pre-order. Imagine showing up to your local track or bash spot with a front [...]

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Vanquish Products – Method Roost 1.9 beadlock

Vanquish Products put out a new wheel today for you 1.9 scalers. The Method Racing Roost is a fully licensed high performance beadlock wheel for your 1.9 scaler. It features precision machining with the Method logo milled into the surface of the wheel for maximum scale effect. At this time they are only available in black and clear coated aluminum [...]

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Dynamite Turbo Kick Power Booster

Dynamite RC Turbo Kick Power Booster

Does your ESC need a boost in power? If so, take a look at the new Turbo Kick from Dynamite RC. The Turbo Kick can provide up to 50 amps of continuous boost for your power hungry speed controller. * LED status indicators * Uses low resistance MOSFETs * Has internal capacitor * 50 amp continuous, 100 amp burst * Waterproof * 5 to 13 volt [...]

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Gmade Komodo 2

Everybody’s Scalin’ – So Much News

It’s been awhile since I’ve done one of these posts discussing news as 2015 has been pretty slow on the “major scaling news” front. We’ve had lots of accessory announcements, but nothing huge. Heck, using last year at this time as an example, the hobby was caught up in Yeti-Mania. There really hasn’t been anything released in the segment this [...]

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RC4WD Camo TF2 Body

RC4WD Camo Mojave Body Set For The Trail Finder 2

New from RC4WD is a Camo Mojave Body for the Trail Finder 2. This complete hard plastic body comes with a pre-applied camouflage finish to give your TF2 a unique hunter style look. * Assembly required * Height- 5.3″ * Width- 7.5″ * Length- 19″ * Weight- 18.1oz The body is priced at $139, it has a part number of #Z-B0090, and they are shipping [...]

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RPM Single Tire Carrier

RPM Single Spare Tire Carrier for Traxxas Slash 2w…

Add some scale realism to your short course truck with the new RPM Single Spare Tire Carrier from RPM RC. The spare tire carrier was designed to fit both the Traxxas Slash 2wd & 4wd and is made from RPM’s legendary blend of plastic for durability. The carrier was also modeled after full size 2″ tubing for a perfect scale [...]

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GoDroneX FPV Racing in Chicago Suburbs

GoDroneX with the Suburban Aero Club of Chicago are taking this year’s National Model Aviation Day by storm by hosting FPV Racing at the Tinley Creek Flying Field this Saturday, August 15. Proceeds from the entry fees go to the Wounded Warrior Project, and you will get an opportunity to see yours truely! See all the details at the GoDroneX webpage, and see you Saturday!

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HB HPI Tessmann Q32 Truggy

HB-HPI Racing Q32 D8T Tessmann Edition

The latest “big” news from HB HPI Racing is actually quite small, the Ty Tessmann Edition Q32 Truggy. You may remember first seeing it Here On BigSquidRC, but now it has been officially announced and is rumored to start hitting hobby shops this fall. The Tessmann Edition Q32 is a 1/32 scale 2wd truggy that comes with an all new [...]

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New scaler from MST – the CMX

Hot off the internets Max Speed Technology just announced this little gem. The CMX scaler. I’ve been waiting to see who would come along and crash the scaler party and it looks like MST is wading into those waters. Will MST be able to penetrate in such an Axial dominated segment? I think if anyone can pull it off it [...]

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RC4WD XL Blade Snow Plow

RC4WD XL Blade Snow Plow

Go big this winter with RC4WD’s new XL Sized Snow Plow. Made to be used on vehicles like the Traxxas Summit and Revo, it comes with a large blade to make short work of clearing off your sidewalk, or to simply go out and have fun in the snow. * CNC machined from billet aluminum * Rounded blade * Length- 19.68″ * Height- 5.96″ * [...]

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Spektrum AR7210BX

From the Future: Unboxing the Spektrum AR7210BX Fl…

Hey guys, this past weekend I had a blast at the IRCHA Jamboree 2015 (Coverage post in the works), but what is funny is a contest Horizon Hobby was running giving away the Spektrum AR7210BX flybarless unit and receiver featuring the new SAFE (Sensor Assisted Flight Envelope) before its October release. It’s only funny since of the 6 available, I received one of them [...]

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LRP Outlaw LiPo Batteries

Extra High Voltage LRP “Outlaw” LiPo Batteries

There is a new breed of LiPo batteries hitting the market that are higher voltage than the standard cells we’ve been using for years. LRP has jumped on this trend with their new Outlaw hard case packs. The Outlaws are not legal at sanctioned racing events, but that means absolutely nothing to the bashing crowd. LRP has announced two Outlaw packs, [...]

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ASK Cubby

ASK Cubby- More of Your Questions, More of My Non-…

“Is this a no-brain’r or ? Sir Cubby, Mr. Cubby I’d like to know your take on choice of 1/8 Truggy Tires for straight Hard-Core bashing. As most of us know 1/8 bashing truggy tires don’t have much of its own class/selection. This is for my Durango DEX8T, though race potential I’ve built for bashing primarily. What would be your recommendation besides the [...]

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Losi 5ive-t avc

Shipping In September - Losi 5IVE-T RTR Now With A…

First reported back in January Right Here on BigSquidRC, the Losi 5IVE-T with AVC is now getting close to shipping. The stability equipped version of the 5IVE-T is now shown to have a shipping date of mid September, but the official Losi website states that “This vehicle is only available for purchase in Europe, UK, South Africa and Australia. This [...]

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Losi 14th Mini Desert Truck

Losi 1/14 4wd Mini Desert Truck

What do you get when you take geometry from a Losi Mini 8IGHT and trim it out for the Dakar Rally? You get the new Losi 1/14th Mini Desert Truck. 4wd with a brushless power plant, the Mini Desert Truck has a scale appearance and should be a great little basher. Some of its highlights include- * 4500kV Dynamite brushless motor * [...]

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