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Horizon Hobby Weak Signals 2017

Horizon Hobby Booth At Weak Signals 2017

Horizon Hobby has been a huge supporter of Weak Signals for many years, this year their booth was massive and filled with all sorts of rc goodies. With the Weak Signals show being one where products are sold directly to consumers, one end of the Horizon Hobby booth was dedicated to sales, while the other part displayed all of their [...]

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Spektrum DX2E ACTIVE Speedometer Bundle

Spektrum DX2E ACTIVE Speedometer Bundle

Earlier today we posted about the new Losi Tenacity short course truck. As mentioned there, Spektrum is progressing the game and they have just announced their DX2E ACTIVE Speedometer Bundle. The speedometer bundle attaches to your Spektrum DX2E ACTIVE controller and shows your truck’s speed in real time. This makes it easier than ever to get a MPH reading while [...]

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Losi Tenacity SCT

Losi Tenacity SCT

Now here is something really cool, the new Losi Tenacity SCT RTR can be used with an optional digital speedometer that can attach to the included Spektrum DX2E. You can also use an optional phone mount to display the Spektrum Dashboard App on your phone to show you telemetry data. So not only do you get a rugged 4wd RTR [...]

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Spektrum Ryan Dunford Interview

Interview With Spektrum’s Ryan Dunford

A few weeks ago Spektrum announced their innovative S6240RX Servo. Servos don’t usually get a lot of attention, but the Spektrum unit is quite unique as it features a built in receiver. The BigSquidRC Bash Crew decided to get with Spektrum to learn more about it, and while we had them at our ear, to ask a number of other [...]

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Horizon Hobby 8xEIGHT Tournament

Horizon Hobby 8xEIGHT Tournament

Right now Horizon Hobby is holding their 8xEIGHT Tournament. The Horizon Hobby contest puts some of their most popular products against each other in a March Madness style tournament. There are products from Losi, Spektrum, Blade, E-flite, Pro Boat, and Hanger 9 in the contest, use This Link to head over to Horizon’s Facebook page to get your vote on. Give [...]

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Furious Moskito 70 Spektrum

Spektrum Compatible Furious Moskito 70

Is the Spektrum Compatible Furious Moskito 70 the ultimate Whoop? It just might be with its seamless integration, ultra-small size, and powerful brushless motors. The Moskito 70 is small enough to be flown just about anywhere, with the kind of performance that should really get your heart pumping. Here are some of its highlights- * Smallest brushless quad on the planet * [...]

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Spektrum DX6R Video

Video – Spektrum DX6R Quick Start Guide

The folks over at Spektrum have posted a new Quick Start Guide Video for the DX6R transmitter. Watch the video shown above to see how fast and easy it is to set up and bind the DX6R to a receiver. The DX6R is a high-tech Android based transmitter that uses a touch screen to make set-up and adjustments easy, something [...]

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Spektrum DX5R

Spektrum DX5R Radio System

Are you looking for a new high-end, yet still affordable, radio system? The Spektrum DX5R has a long list of high-end features at a price point that doesn’t destroy your wallet. * Pro class ergonomics * Easy to customize with optional grips, smaller wheel, adjustable trigger position & tension, adjustable wheel tension, and drop down wheel options * Frequency-agile DSMR 2.4GHz technology * 5 [...]

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Spektrum SR2010 Micro Race Receiver

Spektrum SR2010 Micro Receiver

Go ultra small with the new SR2010 micro receiver from Spektrum. The SR2010 saves space, saves weight, and has the fastest response rate in the Spektrum line-up with a 5.5ms frame rate. An improved antenna helps to increase range while a Reliakote coating makes it waterproof. * Lightweight, fuel-proof case * Compact design to fit in small spaces * Uses Spektrum’s DSMR frequency-agile [...]

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Spektrum S6240RX Servo Receiver

Spektrum S6240RX Servo With Built In Receiver

Whoa, what’s this? Spektrum has a new servo that has a receiver built in. That servo is the S6240RX and it could change they way we look at electronics. A servo using a built in receiver can make it much easier to hide electronics in your scale build, or it can save a lot of space in the tight confines [...]

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Horizon Hobby Mannequin Challenge

Horizon Hobby Mannequin Challenge Video

Have you ever wanted to check out the offices at Horizon Hobby? Well, now you can with the Mannequin Challenge Video posted below. The crew at Horizon Hobby filmed many of their staffers while frozen in “mannequin” style poses to show you what it looks like at their headquarters in Champaign Illinois. Enjoy the video below and you can hit [...]

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Vaterra K10 Ascender Review

Vaterra 1972 Chevrolet K10 Ascender Pickup from Horizon Hobb…

Scale rock crawlers just might be the hottest product segment on the market right now. There are a number of reasons for that- they look good, they run forever, and they are loads of fun. A couple of years ago Vaterra introduced the Ascender, a scale crawling platform that was designed from the ground up to outperform everything else on [...]

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Spektrum FPV Video

Video – Spektrum Heavy Duty FPV Camera System

Is it time for you to finally invest in an FPV system? Horizon Hobby makes a strong case for it with their latest video. The video shown above highlights what it takes to install one of their heavy duty FPV Cameras in a buggy, truck, boat, and airplane. Once installed, driving/flying via FPV is an entirely new and immersive experience, [...]

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Team USA Drone Worlds

Team USA Sweeps Drone Worlds Wing Class

The hot news just in from Kualoa Ranch, Hawaii is that Team USA swept the top postions in the Wing Class at the Drone Worlds that were held over the weekend. Team USA was sponsored by Spektrum FPV along with Horizon Hobby. The Drone Worlds is one of the most prestigious events in the FPV world, we are stoked to [...]

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Losi 8IGHT 4WD Nitro Buggy RTR

Losi 8IGHT RTR Nitro Buggy

To help get new drivers into the 8th scale nitro race scene, Losi has just announced the 8IGHT RTR Nitro Buggy. The new RTR version of the immensely popular 8IGHT buggy comes with a pull start Dynamite .21 engine and pre-set suspension. Some of its other features include- * Dynamite 1600mAh NiMH receiver pack * Spektrum DX2E 2.4GHz radio system * Spektrum waterproof [...]

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