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Updated 2016 ARRMA Kraton

Updated 2016 ARRMA Kraton

One of our all time favorite bash trucks around the offices of BigSquidRC is the ARRMA Kraton. It is crazy fast, jumps like a rockstar, and can take a beating with the best of them. For 2016 the Kraton has received some upgrades to make it better than ever. What’s the scoop on the new Kraton? * New Tactic TTX300 radio [...]

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ARRMA Kraton Video

ARRMA Kraton Triple Backflip Video

Go big or go home, that is the basher way. ARRMA is passing around a new video that shows one of their Kraton monster trucks doing some serious bashing action, including a triple backflip. Take a look at the video above to get a nice dose of bashing and you can hit up This Link to visit the official ARRMA [...]

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T-Bone Racing Custom Rear T-Bar Set ARRMA Kraton

T-Bone Racing Custom Rear T-Bar Set for the ARRMA Kraton

So you’ve got that beast of a truck called an ARRMA Kraton, but you can’t keep from flipping it over backwards. Thankfully the crew at T-Bone Racing have a new Custom T-Bar to help keep it on its wheels. The TBR wheelie bar was designed for use on both pavement and on dirt and comes with 1.75″ wheels. TBR’s lifetime [...]

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Pro-Line ARRMA Kraton Upgrades

Upgrading the Body/Wheels/Tires on the ARRMA Kraton

The ARRMA Kraton has really taken off with the bashing crowd. It has been flying off of hobby shop shelves and was recently voted by you, our BigSquidRC readers, as our March Bashness Champion. Because of its popularity, a few months ago we did a How To Upgrade the electronics in the Kraton and recently we decided to give our [...]

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Win an ARRMA Kraton!

With the help of our friends at Hobbico who are celebrating the win of the 2015 March Bash-ness Championship (you can see the win: Right Here) we are giving away an ARRMA Kraton! You have till Friday April 17th at Midnight CST to get your entries in. a Rafflecopter giveawayGood luck! Don’t forget to help spread the word!

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T-Bone Racing rear bumper ARRMA Kraton

T-Bone Racing Wide Basher Rear Bumper for the ARRMA Kraton

Recently voted by you as the winner of our BigSquidRC March Bash-Ness contest, the ARRMA Kraton has no doubt taken the basher world by storm. But even a great bash machine like the Kraton can be improved, for instance take a look at the new Wide Basher Series Rear Bumper from T-Bone Racing. Their new bumper is extra wide to [...]

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TBR ARRMA Kraton Bumper

T-Bone Racing Thrasher V2 Front Bumper for the ARRMA Kraton

One of our favorite bashers on the market right now is the ARRMA Kraton. It’s big beastly size and gnarly power system seem to invite people to “Go huge or go home”, which can lead to broken parts. The T-Bone Racing crew has come up with one of their famous Thrasher Series Front Bumpers to help keep your Kraton intact. [...]

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ASK Cubby

ASK Cubby, 01.08.2015, Version- Hooray For Email

“ARRMA Kraton Review Hello. Sorry to bother you, but I noticed that you guys did a Mini-Review of the ARRMA Kraton which i enjoyed reading and i was wondering if you guys plan on doing a full review of the truck anytime soon? You guys have the best reviews around so it would be awesome to get a more detailed review [...]

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ASK Cubby

ASK Cubby, 12.04.2014, Version- Your Freaky Questions, My Ge…

“Electric offroad car/truck/buggy I am Zander. I am looking for an offroad, 4WD, electric rc car that should be fast, quite low so that it wont fall over easily on turns, waterproof electronics, good suspension so that it could do a little bit of rock crawling, etc. Pretty much an all rounder, rock racer, rock crawling offroad 4wd car/truck or whatever. [...]

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ARRMA Kraton Electronics Upgrade

How To Upgrade the Electronics in the ARRMA Kraton

Hi, my name is Iron Mike and I like long walks on the beach and destroying rc cars. You might know me as a part of the BSRC Bash Crew or perhaps from the Prop Wash boat column that I’ve been slacking on (for months now). A few weeks ago Cubby comes over to my house and drops a brand [...]

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ASK Cubby

ASK Cubby, 10.23.2014, Version- Never Ending Questions, Need…

“Proline Pro-MT Hey there Big Squid crew, I just wanted to thank you for the review on the Pro-MT. I’ve never owned a 2WD RC and had been eying the Proline Pro 2 SCB but, I pre ordered one of these babies. I wanted something low maintenance to have fun with perhaps take to the local track. I know a monster truck [...]

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ARRMA Kraton Video

ARRMA Kraton Action Video

With the ARRMA Kraton Monster Truck getting so much buzz lately, the folks over at Hobbico have released a video showing it in action. Watch the video below to see the Kraton jumping, bashing, and churning up some serious roost. The video also showcases some of its features like waterproof electronics and powerful brushless system. To learn more about the Kraton [...]

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ARRMA Kraton Review

Product Spotlight - ARRMA Kraton BLX 1/8 Monster Truck Mini-…

Ever since it was seen at the Nuremburg Toy Fair in January, the ARRMA Kraton BLX Monster Truck has been creating a lot of buzz. The Kraton is not only ARRMA RC’s first 4wd, but also their first 1/8th scale machine, hence the reason bashers are biting at the bit to hear how it performs. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: [...]

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Unboxing – ARRMA RC Kraton

Aww heck yea! Our new ARRMA Kraton just showed up, and it’s time to unbox the beast! It’s strange holding such a large vehicle and seeing the ARRMA name on it. There is nothing more I want to do right now than get outside and start the bashing! I never really noticed the top roll-cage piece till now, and the [...]

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ARRMA Kraton Monster truck

Full Details – ARRMA Kraton 6S 1/8 BLX Monster Truck

Big gnarly monster trucks are the kings of the bashing hill. They have big tires, big tires, and generally smash over anything (car/truck/buggy) that gets in their path. The ARRMA Kraton was announced months ago at the Nuremburg Toy Fair. Since then they’ve been finishing the truck up and now it is about ready to drop on US shores. What makes [...]

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