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ECX Revenge Type E Buggy

More Info ECX 1/8 Revenge Type E Brushless Buggy

Today the big announcement finally came out on ECX’s latest vehicles, their 8th scale Revenge Type E and Type N buggies. The ECX crew has engineered these buggies to be great vehicles for the entry level or budget minded consumer. Here are more pictures and information to wet your appetite on the electric Type E. * Street Price $399 * Projected release [...]

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ECX Revenge Type-e and Type-n 1/8 Scale Buggies

ECX just announced two new buggies! The first is the Revenge Type-N 1/8 Nitro Buggy, and the second is the Revenge Type-E 1/8 Electric Buggy. Update: We have official prices! Check the details of either buggy. Specs and Details on the Type-E: Four Wheel Drive Brushless Spektrum 2.4Ghz Radio System Waterproof Electronics Fuze 1/8th scale 550 size brushless system Can handle 4S Lipo Price: $399.99 Type-E VideoDetails on [...]

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ASK Cub Reporter- 11.10.2011- You Write The Questions, I Dod…

Cubby what is the best body for my HPI Blitz? Tommy C. Cubby– The best body for your Blitz is whatever style you like best, so go with your own gut on this one. But… if you really can’t make up your mind- I personally like the Pro-Line Flo-Tek, especially in 2wd short course where the parachute effect is the hardest to [...]

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ASK Cub Reporter- 11.02.2011- More Questions, More Questiona…

What do you guys do with the models you review? do you sell them, keep them, givve them away? If you give them away then sign me up! I would always be interested in a new rc! Really love the site and keep on bashin’ ! Gray M. Cubby- Hey thanks for the props Gray. We don’t “sell” used test vehicles as much [...]

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ECX Torment

ECX Torment 2.4 Ghz RTR Review

THE ECX Torment 2.4 Ghz RTR ReviewBigSquidRC is a site aimed right at the bashers of the world. In the bashing realm being tough and affordable are of the utmost importance. ECX (formerly known as Electrix) is a brand targeted at the beginner and the basher market. Their latest offering, the Torment, is a 2wd short course truck that should [...]

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ECX Smash in person at the Horizon Booth

The ECX Smash, 1/18 scale monster truck, is making an appearance at the Horizon Hobby booth. There isn’t any new info that hadn’t already been released last week, but it’s nice to have this thing in hand and get a good look at it. One nice tidbit is that since it’s based on the now discontinued Losi Mini-T, [...]

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1/18 ECX Smash Monster Truck!

  It would seem that our predictions were right! ECX have just released a new 2wd 1/18 scale monster truck called the “Smash“. It’s packed with cool features, including Dynamite SpeedTread tires and electronics, steel driveshafts and a cool truck body available in two colors.     #gallery-4 { margin: auto; } #gallery-4 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 100%; } #gallery-4 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-4 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() [...]

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ECX Monster Truck Coming Soon?!

Rumor has it that Electrix RC ECX will be announcing a new vehicle in the next few hours that will be shown at the iHobby Expo next week. All signs, hints and teaser pics seem to say 2WD Monster Truck! We don’t have the official press yet, but when it’s available we will post it up. You can also check [...]

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Electrix Circuit ST to SC Conversion Kit

Picked up a Electrix RC Circuit stadium truck, and recently decided you would like to have a short course truck instead? Well it looks like Dynamite will be able to make it easy for you to do so. They will soon have a Circuit Stadium Truck to Short Course conversion available soon to help you with your indecisiveness. We don’t [...]

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THE Cub Report- 10.02.2011- Version: Two Raging Thumbs Up

Hey it’s Monday morning, time to get this week in rc started off right with THE Cub Report. Did you know people still race on-road rc cars? Yes, I know they are dead at the local level but the International Indoor Champs in Vegas is still alive and well. Most of the “big name” on road guys from across [...]

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Electrix RC Torment 1/10 Scale Short Course Truck!

We SO called this MONTHS ago! No one was saying anything about a new Electrix RC vehicle, but we told you that a Torment Short Course Truck was coming! Man, I love it when we look like Nostradamus! The Torment is indeed a 2WD 1/10 scale short course truck that looks to be pretty close to the [...]

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Electrix Boost

Win Cubby’s Boost!! Contest Time!

Cubby recently posted his review on the Electrix Boost. And now he wants to give it away to a lucky reader! So here are the rules: The 100th comment on this post to our facebook page is the winner! It’s that simple. The comment has to be attached to THIS post on FB. (nested replies do not count, must be [...]

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THE Cub Report- 08.22.2011- Version: Ice Station Zebra

There was no F1 race last weekend, nor an AMA motocross… and uggghhh it rained enough on Saturday to waterlog every rc track this side of the Mississippi. Normally I’d have considered the weekend an entire loss and confined myself to the man-cave with a bottle of Jonnie Walker green label, but I looked at the brighter side [...]

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Electrix SC Rumor Mill – Big Squid RC Exclusive

So we have been hearing a some buzz in the industry about the Electrix brand will may soon be releasing a short course truck! Around the water cooler we have been hearing the name Electrix Torment tossed around.. I think that’s a pretty good name. We have had some poorly named vehicles lately from other companies.. glad to see the [...]

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ASK Cub Reporter- 08.04.2011- My Email Runneth Over And Land…

Cubby– Before we get to this weeks questions I’d like to post a reminder to please join us this Saturday at the Odium in Chicago for Bash-A-Palooza! Bring your trucks and have a blast with us and other bashers just like you. It’s also a chance for bashers to show industry peeps you are a force to be reckoned [...]

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