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Blade mCP S RTF Helicopter

Blade mCP S RTF Helicopter

No, the picture shown above is not upside down, the helicopter is. You see, Blade’s new mCP S RTF Helicopter is a capable 3D flyer. If you aren’t into the air scene, that means it can do things like fly upside down. Want to learn more? * Single rotor design * Great step up from coaxial helicopters or drones * SAFE and AS3X [...]

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ECX Barrage Doomsday

ECX Barrage Doomsday Monster Truck!!!

New and hot from ECX is the Barrage Doomsday monster truck. The Doomsday sports a gnarly post apocalyptic look which is ready to take over your local bashing area. Labeled as 1/12th scale in size, the Doomsday rides on 1.9″ wheels and monster truck tires which ready to go anywhere you dare to venture. Here are some of its highlights- * [...]

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HobbyZone T-28 Trojan S RTF

HobbyZone T-28 Trojan S RTF Airplane

Have you ever wanted to start flying rc airplanes? If so, the new T-28 Trojan from HobbyZone was designed to help you teach yourself how to fly. The T-28 comes pre-built, making it easy to hit the skies as quickly as possible, and it comes with Horizon Hobby’s SAFE technology which makes it extra easy to fly. Better still, it [...]

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Blade Trio 180 CFX BNF

Blade Trio 180 CFX BNF

Helicopters are a lot of fun to fly. They are a bit more challenging than a quad, that is the reason so many people are drawn to them. For all you helicopter fans, Blade has announced the Trio 180 CFX. The Trio comes pre-built as a bind and fly, plus it has several improvements over its predecessor. Here are some [...]

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Blade UM F-27 FPV BNF

Blade UM F-27 FPV BNF Basic

Announced today by Blade is the UM F-27 FPV BNF Basic. This ultra micro sized aircraft brings FPV excitement to a small platform that can be flown nearly anywhere. A lightweight Z-Foam airframe is used for durability while built-in AS3X stabilization and SAFE technology make it easy to fly. * Can be flown indoors or out * Compact Spektrum 150mW video transmitter * [...]

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Pro Boat Veles 29 Brushless Catamaran RTR

Pro Boat Veles 29″ Brushless Catamaran

To help you get your thrills on the water later this summer, Pro Boat has announced the Veles 29″ Brushless Catamaran. The Veles is powered by a water cooled 6-pole 2000kV brushless motor. Hand-laid fiberglass is used for its hull and canopy, while a break-away rudder can come in handy for those nasty obstacles under the water. * Removable interior * Adjustable [...]

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Horizon Hobby Outlet Sale

Big Savings At The Horizon Hobby Outlet Starting July 1st

Did you know that Horizon Hobby has an Outlet section on their website? If not, now you do. The outlet section is where you can find some smoking hot deals on various Horizon Hobby products. Starting on July 1st, the Horizon Hobby Outlet will have cars like the TLR 22 3.0 MM Kit for just $229 as well as offering $300 [...]

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Spektrum DX6R Vs DX5R Comparison

Radio Comparision – Spektrum DX6R Vs The Spektrum DX5R

While RTR radios have come a long ways, they still leave a lot to be desired for the rc enthusiast. Upgrading from the stock radio to a higher-end unit can really help make life better for you. How is that? A good radio can control all your cars so you don’t have to drag around a whole box of RTR [...]

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Dynamite Quick Tips Expert Tool Set

Dynamite Quick Tips Expert Tool Set

Tired of spending so much time wrenching? If so, have a look at Dynamite’s new Quick Tips Expert Tool Set. The set is perfect for use with your cordless drill, thus making all your maintenance duties a whole lot faster than spinning wrenches by hand. * 1/4″ drive system * Red anodized handle * Magnetic attachment system * Tips laser etched with sizing * Machine [...]

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Spektrum DX5R Unboxing

Unboxing The Spektrum DX5R

Have you ever wanted a radio with high-end features that didn’t come with a high-end price? That is exactly what the Spektrum DX5R is slated to do. The DX5R has pro-class ergonomics, like an adjustable drop down wheel, and is loaded with features, yet sports a street price of only $279. We have been testing the DX5R, but before our review [...]

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Spektrum DX6R Review

Spektrum DX6R Radio Review

While the BigSquidRC Bash Crew doesn’t make a point of reviewing all the latest “racer” oriented gear, we do make a point out of reviewing higher-end products when possible. It is true that most bashers use products at the lower end of the price range, yet there are still plenty of them that have no problem cutting the check for [...]

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Losi 8IGHT-E Unboxing

Losi 8IGHT-E RTR Unboxing

Brushless eighth scale buggies not only rule the race track, but they are also epic bash machines. They have extreme corner speed, they can jump with the best of them, and they are known for durability. As we work on our review of Losi’s latest RTR brushless buggy, the 8IGHT-E, we are posting up some unboxing pictures. The 8IGHT-E is perhaps [...]

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Losi Desert Buggy XL-E Unboxing

Unboxing The Losi Desert Buggy XL-E

There are big, gnarly bash machines, then there are vehicles like the 1/5 Losi Desert Buggy XL-E. The XL-E is an enormous buggy designed from the ground up to deliver intense amounts of fun at your local bash spot. While we are finishing up our review, we are now posting up some unboxing pictures for you to have a look at. [...]

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2017 Horizon Hobby RC Fest

Event Coverage – 2017 Horizon Hobby RC Fest

Last weekend the BigSquidRC Bash Crew had the pleasure of attending the 2017 Horizon Hobby RC Fest. Modeled after Horizon’s drone event that was held in Florida last year, RC Fest took place in Monticello Illinois and was used to showcase all of Horizon’s different product lines. Consumers, dealers, and media, flocked to Eli Field to see all of Horizon’s new [...]

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Horizon RC Fest

Horizon RC Fest – This Saturday!

Looking for something to do this Saturday? Are you in the mid-west? Come hangout with us at the Horizon Hobby RC Fest! Everyone is invited to come out and spend a day enjoying the hobby on Saturday, June 10th. The event is being held at Eli Field in Monticello Illinois and is going to have demonstrations, try-me exhibits, and more. [...]

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