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RPM Castle Sidewinder 4 ESC Cage

RPM Castle Sidewinder 4 ESC Cage

Just announced by Atticus and the rest of the RPM crew is a new ESC Cage for the Castle Sidewinder 4 ESC. If you bash hard, like really hard, then you already know how hard it can be to keep an ESC firmly mounted to your truck. The new cage from RPM makes it easy to bomb proof the ESC [...]

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Horizon Hobby RC Fest 2018 Manufacturers

Manufacturers On Display At Horizon Hobby’s RC Fest

As part of our ongoing show coverage from the 2018 Horizon Hobby RC Fest, we have to talk about the numerous manufacturers that were on hand. A bunch of different rc companies made their way to Eli Field in Monticello, Illinois to show off their latest products, plus they put on some really cool special events. The crew from Pro-Line Racing [...]

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Castle Creations Sidewinder 4 ESC Review

Castle Creations Sidewinder 4 ESC Review

New for the bashing world from Castle Creations is the Sidewinder 4. Castle has been known since their very start as the company to go to when you are looking for serious power. How well does the SW4 handle the day in day out torture of bashing? Does it cog? How smooth is the power delivery? Read on to find [...]

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Castle Creations B Link Bluetooth

Castle Wireless B•LINK Bluetooth Programming Adapter

Just announced by Castle Creations is the B•LINK Bluetooth programming adapter. The new B•LINK allows you to connect wirelessly to your Castle ESC to make programming changes. Not having to hook up wires for programming saves time, plus the new B•LINK makes it easier than ever to make adjustments on your ESC with Castle’s free smart device app. * Initial release [...]

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Everybody’s Scalin’ – Almost time for Mud, Rocks and Tears

Hey folks, it’s gonna be an “odds and ends” type of post this week. Mud, Rocks, and Tears, the first BSRC scaling event, is taking place tomorrow, Saturday April 7 2018, in Crystal City, Missouri. The Crystal City Underground location is a super cool spot, and the STL RC Freaks have gotten the area ready to do work! There will be rocks and mud [...]

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Big Squid RC Podcast – Episode 2

Welcome to episode number 2 of the Big Squid RC Podcast! This episode Tim chats with Patrick del Castillo from Castle Creations and discusses all things brushless. It does not matter if you are a air guy or a surface guy, experiencing a Castle system in your model is a must do! If you are in the bashing scene, the racing [...]

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Castle Creations Sidewinder 4

Castle Creations Sidewinder 4

Coming soon from Castle Creations is the Sidewinder 4 brushless ESC. The Sidewinder 4 uses a number of software enhancements combined with improved case aerodynamics to give you an ESC that you can push harder for longer periods of time. Here are some of its highlights- * Waterproof * Non-sensored design * CRYO-DRIVE technology * 3S LiPo maximum cell count * Also available as a [...]

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Castle Mamba Micro X Crawler Edition

Castle Mamba Micro X Crawler Edition ESC & Combos

Listen up rock crawlers and scalers, Castle Creations is now promoting their Mamba Micro X Crawler Edition ESC and Brushless Combos. The Micro X Crawler Edition is easy to install with its small footprint. It also comes with 16 gauge wiring from the factory, as well as 4mm bullet connectors, thus making install a breeze. The Mamba Micro X CE is [...]

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Traxxas Ford Mustang NHRA Funny Car Race Replica

Traxxas Ford Mustang NHRA Funny Car Race Replica

Here is one hot looking funny car, the new Traxxas Ford Mustang Race Replica. The body on the drag car has been fully licensed by Ford, and better still, it was designed off the full sized CAD drawings, thus allowing for optimal scale realism. TSM, also known as Traxxas Stability Management, comes standard on the Mustang funny car. The TSM [...]

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Castle Creations Mamba X 1/8 Buggy Combo

Two New Castle Power Combos For 1/8 Buggy

Just announced by Castle Creations are two new Mamba X 1/8 Buggy Edition Combos. The combos feature Castle’s Mamba X speed controller along with either a 1515 1Y 2200kV or a 1512 1.5Y 1800kV brushless motor. Both motors are highly efficient and are a 4-pole, 12-slot, sensored design. * ROAR approved ESC * 1800kV motor is ROAR approved, 2200 is pending approval * [...]

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RPM Mamba X Cage

RPM ESC Cage For The Mamba X

When you start bashing hard, you start finding out just how difficult it can be to keep an ESC securely mounted. To help solve that problem for all you hard bashing Castle Mamba X owners, RPM has announced a new ESC Cage. The RPM cage was engineered to be bolted down with two screws, making it easy to install, while [...]

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Castle Creations Weak Signals 2017

Castle Creations At Weak Signals 2017

Coming in from Olathe Kansas to attend Weak Signals 2017 was the friendly crew from Castle Creations. Castle is a leader in brushless power systems and they were showing off loads of air and surface products. Of note was their new gray rock crawler motors which are a sensored designed with low kV ratings that are perfect for the scale/crawling [...]

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Castle Slate Crawling Motors

Castle Creations Slate Crawling Motors

Do you have a rock crawler or scaler that needs a serious boost in power? Coming soon from Castle Creations are a line-up of 1406 Slate series rock crawling, scaler, and rock racing motors. The Slate motors are a sensored design for maximum precision out on the trail and range in kV from 1900 to 3800. These can fit in [...]

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Castle Mamba X 1410 Brushless Review

Castle Mamba X SCT PRO 1410 Combo Review

Castle Creations is well known for putting out more power than just about any other brand on the market. Now days they still want to put out the most power, but also want that power to be easier to drive. Hence the reason Castle has unleashed the Mamba X SCT PRO 1410 Combo on the world. The latest Castle combo [...]

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Castle 1406 Sensored Brushless Motor Review

Castle 1406 Sensored Brushless Motor Review

Castle Creations made big news a few months ago when they announced their first ever line-up of sensored brushless motors. Sensored motors have long been the norm in racing, but have yet to catch on with the bashing crowd because of reliability and power issues. To find out if the new Castle motors are truly capable of withstanding the daily [...]

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