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AsiaTees.com St Patrick's Day
AsiaTees is known for having a big selection of hop-up parts for a bunch of different vehicles. We just received word they are offering a St Patrick’s Day Deal. Today through March 21st you can get 15% off of green and silver parts. To get all the information simply click This Link to head over to the official AsiaTees website.

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Asiatees Hobbies Facebook Likes
Asiatees Hobbies stocks a vast array of hop-up parts for rc vehicles, many of which you simply can not find on the shelf at your local hobby shop. Recently they reached 100,000 Likes on Facebook and are wanting to celebrate by giving a $5 store credit to anyone who registers and replies on their forum.

To get all the details hit up This Link that takes you over to AsiaTees forum, and you can click This Link to check out all the cool parts on the official AsiaTees Hobbies website.

Happy Friday and welcome to the weekend, why not check out a BigSquidRC TGIF Mystery Link?

Free S3004 Futaba Servo
If you are anything like us, you can never have enough servos. It seems like every time we get in a new car we don’t have a an extra servo laying around to put in it. Such is life around the BigSquidRC offices.

Futaba has a Special Offer going on right now where they will give you a free S3004 servo with the purchase of a select 2.4GHz transmitter. When you buy a new 3PL, 4PLS, 3PM-X, 3PRKA, or 4YF before April 30th the good folks over at Futaba will hook you up with a legendary S3004.

To get all the details on the offer hit up This Link, to read more Futaba news on BigSquidRC just Click Here.

Duratrax Onyx Brushless SystemThe good folks over at Hobbico are running a couple of specials from now until February 28 on select Duratrax brushless systems and ARRMA BLX RTRs.

When you buy the Duratrax Onyx brushless systems listed below you will get a merchandise certificate that can be used on other Hobbico products. The Duratrax Onyx brushless systems are waterproof and come ready for install with Deans plug.

1/8 scale systems ($25 merchandise certificate)

DTXC3194 2200kV Motor, 120A ESC Brushless System- $249.99
DTXC3195 2650kV Motor, 120A ESC Brushless System- $249.99

1/10 scale systems ($10 merchandise certificate)

DTXC3164 3930kV Motor, 80A ESC Brushless System- $149.97
DTXC3165 4420kV Motor, 80A ESC Brushless System- $149.97
DTXC3166 5900kV Motor, 80A ESC Brushless System- $149.97
DTXC3172 3650kV Motor, 80A ESC SC Brushless System- $159.99
DTXC3174 4550kV Motor, 80A ESC SC Brushless System- $159.99


ARRMA Granite BLXThe special on ARRMA vehicles is a $20 merchandise certificate with the purchase of any ARRMA BLX brushless RTR. The ARRMA BLX series of vehicles are affordable, powerful, and come with an industry leading 2 year warranty. The merchandise certificate is redeemable at the same hobby shop the ARRMA was purchased and can be used on products from over 30 r/c brands including Axial, Duratrax, Futaba, ARRMA, and TrakPower.

ARAD25** GRANITE BLX Brushless RTR- $379.98
ARAD26** FURY BLX Brushless RTR- $399.99
ARAD28** VORTEKS BLX Brushless RTR- $379.98
ARAD29** RAIDER BLX Brushless RTR- $349.98

To hit the official Duratrax website click HERE, to hit up ARRMA click HERE, and to get more Hobbico news on BigSquidRC THIS is the link you want.

TrakPower BrushlessThe crew over at Hobbico have just announced a bunch of special offers on select products to save you some cash. The offers are good through December 31st.

One of the offers is on TrakPower Brushless Systems and motors. When you buy a qualifying model of Trakpower brushless system you can then get a $50 merchandise certificate, and on qualifying models of brushless motors the merchandise certificate is good for $20.

Brushless systems qualifying for a $50 merchandise certificate-

TKPC6015 6.5T BL MS-1 ESC/Motor System- $259.99
TKPC6025 8.5T BL MS-1 ESC/Motor System- $259.99
TKPC6035 10.5T BL MS-1 ESC/Motor System- $259.99
TKPC6040 13.5T BL MS-1 ESC/Motor System- $259.99
TKPC6045 17.5T BL MS-1 ESC/Motor System- $259.99
TKPC6050 21.5T BL MS-1 ESC/Motor System- $259.99

Motors qualifying for a $20 merchandise certificate-

TKPC5025 8.5T Sensored Brushless Motor- $89.99
TKPC5035 10.5T Sensored Brushless Motor- $89.99
TKPC5040 13.5T Sensored Brushless Motor- $89.99
TKPC5045 17.5T Sensored Brushless Motor- $89.99

For a rebate request form and full details of the TrakPower offer, visit This Link.

ElectriFly Triton ChargersHobbico is also offering a deal when you buy a new Electrifly Triton series charger. When you buy a select model you then get a $30 merchandise certificate. The models that qualify for the $30 certificate include-

GPMM3155 Triton EQ AC/DC Balancing Programmable Charger/Discharger/Cycler- $99.96
GPMM3156 Triton EQ2 AC/DC Balancing Programmable Charger/Discharger/Cycler- $184.98

For more details on the ElectriFly offer, simply click This Link.

O.S. Brushless MotorsO.S. Brushless Motors are primarily used in rc airplanes and Hobbico has some special offers on them as well. They are offering $5 and $10 merchandise certificates when you buy select models of brushless motors. If you have never tried an O.S. brushless motor in your airplane or heli now would be a great time. The models include-

Motors qualifying for a $10 merchandise certificate-

OSMG9450 600-650 Brushless Heli Motor 4535-560- $159.99
OSMG9460 550-600 Brushless Heli Motor 4535-1260- $149.99

Motors qualifying for a $5 merchandise certificate-

OSMG9505 .05 Brushless Airplane Motor 3805-1200- $54.98
OSMG9510 .10 Brushless Airplane Motor 3810-1050- $54.98
OSMG9515 .15 Brushless Airplane Motor 3815-1000- $54.98
OSMG9525 .25 Brushless Airplane Motor 3820-1200- $74.98
OSMG9526 .25 Brushless Airplane Motor 3820-960- $79.98
OSMG9530 .30 Brushless Airplane Motor 3825-750- $79.98
OSMG9538 .52 Brushless Airplane Motor 5010-810- $104.98
OSMG9540 .40 Brushless Airplane Motor 5020-490- $109.98
OSMG9550 .50 Brushless Airplane Motor 5025-375- $97.11

To get more information on the O.S. Motor deals simply Click Here.

OS 4 stroke engineFor all you 4 stroke flyers, O.S. has offers on engines too, up to a $100 merchandise certificate. These offers include-

Engines qualifying for a $100 merchandise certificate-

OSMG1307 FR7-420 Sirius-7 7-Cylinder – $3,499.99
OSMG1320 FF-320 “Flat 4” – $1,649.99
OSMG1330 IL-300 Inline 4-Cylinder – $2,599.99

Engines qualifying for a $50 merchandise certificate-

OSMG0800 GF40 Gasoline 4-Stroke – $799.99
OSMG1160 FT-160 Twin – $939.99

Engines qualifying for a $30 merchandise certificate-

OSMG0877 FS72-a – $349.98
OSMG0930 FS-120S-E – $414.99
OSMG0935 FS-120-III (P) – $449.97
OSMG0981 FS81-a – $369.99
OSMG0982 FS81-a (P) – $429.99
OSMG0990 FS110-a – $414.99
OSMG0991 FS110-a (P) – $479.97
OSMG0998 FS155-a (P) – $499.98

Engines qualifying for a $20 merchandise certificate-

OSMG0830 FS-30S – $179.97
OSMG0898 FS-62V – $279.99
OSMG0900 FS-95V – $299.97
OSMG0956 FS56-a – $309.99

For more information on the O.S. Engine merchandise certificates Click Here.

Thunder Tiger Promo'sThunder Tiger have just announced two new special deals, one for boats and one for their helicopters.

When you buy qualifying Thunder Tiger boats through the end of April, you can get merchandise certificates ranging from $10 to $30. The boats included in this promo are the Victoria Yacht, Naulantia 1M Yacht, ETNZ 1M Yacht, Volans Trimaran Yacht, and the Neptune Static Diving Submarine.

thunder_tiger_mini_titanOn the helicopter side of the promo you can get a free Lipo battery with the purchase of a qualifying Mini Titan. The free battery is a 3S 11.1 volt 2200 mah pack, normally a $29 value. The helis included in this promo are the kit and ARF versions of the Mini Titan E325V2, plus the Mini Titan E325S. This promo also runs through the end of April.

To get more information on these promo’s simply click over to the official Thunder Tiger America Website.

For more Thunder Tiger news check out THIS link right here on BigSquidRC.

duratrax 835b temp gauge promo
Duratrax has a new offer where you get a Free FlashPoint Temp Gauge when you buy a new 835B Nitro RTR buggy. The Duratrax FlashPoint temp gauge is a $24 value and is a great aid in tuning any nitro engine. It can also come in quite handy for monitoring the temps on your brushless motor too.

dtxp3100The free temp gauge offer runs through the end of April. Hit up the Duratrax Website for more information.

Looking for more Duratrax news? Check out THIS link.

Duratrax Motorcycle
The folks over at Duratrax have announced a sweet deal when purchasing one of their motorcycles. When you buy a new Duratrax brushless 5th scale DX450 dirtbike or DXR500 street bike by October 31st 2012, you will receive a Free Onyx 6 cell 3000 mah NiMH battery pack. If you are feeling burnt out on the whole car/truck scene, give one of these bikes a try, they are a blast to drive (and jump!). HERE is the link to the official Duratrax page for more information.

Have you read our Duratrax DXR500 motorcycle review? If not, check it out HERE.