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Traxxas Slash Upgrades AsiaTees Hobbies

Upgrades for the Traxxas Slash from AsiaTees Hobbies

The folks over at AsiaTees Hobbies have put up an article that shows off many of the different Traxxas Slash upgrades that they carry. From brands like RPM, Killerbody RC, MIP, and LouiseRC, they have you covered on some of the most popular upgrades for the Slash. Find out more At This Link over on the official AsiaTees website. Hit This [...]

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SSD 2 Speed Transmission Conversion for Axial Yeti

Need a little more top end from your Axial Yeti? The folks from SSD RC have announced a new 2 Speed Transmission Conversion for the Axial Yeti. Features: * Hardened steel gears and shafts * Hardened steel gear shift mechanism * CNC machined aluminum shift servo mounts * Direct fit into Axial Yeti transmission and chassis * High gear is faster than the stock gear [...]

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Hot Bodies TCXX Upgrade Pack

Hot Bodies TCXX Upgrade Pack

The new Upgrade Pack for the Hot Bodies TCXX was first shown at Nurnberg in January, now HPI/HB has released full details. To boil it down, it comes with a slew of upgrades to make your TCXX touring car the best it can be. Some of the upgrades included with the pack are- * V2 rebuild-able DCJ set * One piece servo [...]

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RPM RC Products

BigSquidRC Road Trip – RPM RC Products

It would be difficult to find a more iconic name for basher parts than RPM RC Products. For years the RPM crew has been making ultra tough plastic parts to give bashers more time driving, and less time wrenching. When you look around the BSRC offices nearly every one of our “personal vehicles” has RPM parts all over it. RPM is [...]

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Vaterra halix upgrade servo xpert

Vaterra Halix Hop-Up Series Part #6 – Upgrading the Servo

While the stock servo in the Vaterra Halix works fine for general bashing, to go truly high performance a better servo needs to be installed. A better servo will not only be faster than the stock unit, but also have more power for keeping those big tires pointed where you intend them to be. For our Halix project we decided to [...]

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Xpartus Carbon Fiber Kit Duratrax Nissan Camaro

Xpartus Carbon Fiber Kit for Duratrax Nissan GTR/Camaro ZL1

There is a new company on the scene called Xpartus making some very trick carbon fiber upgrade parts for the Duratrax Nissan GTR and Camaro ZL1 nitro touring cars. Their first release is an entire carbon fiber upgrade kit to make the Duratrax cars tougher, faster, and to boost their bling factor. We have had a bunch of good times [...]

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Vaterra Halix Hop-up turnbucles tie rods

Vaterra Halix Hop-Up Series Part #5 – Upgrading the Turnbu…

This week in our Vaterra Halix upgrade series we’ll be showing you how to install new turnbuckles. There are a couple of good reasons to do this, the first being that the stock units can break during hard bashing, the second is that the stock units are not adjustable. Being able to adjust tire camber and front toe-in comes in [...]

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Thunder Tiger MT-4 G3 New Pro-Line Wheels Tires

Hop-Up Series Part #3 - Thunder Tiger MT-4 G3, Installing Ne…

One of the most cost effective ways to gain performance on any rc car is to install new wheels and tires. This is especially important in todays high powered world of brushless and Lipo. Today there is more juice on tap than ever before making it even harder to put all the power to the ground. The stock tires on [...]

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Hop-Up Series Thunder Tiger MT-4 G3 Installing a New Radio System

Hop-Up Series Part #2 - Thunder Tiger MT-4 G3, Installing a …

The radio that comes stock with the Thunder Tiger MT-4 G3 works fairly well. It has good range and a decent feel. However, if you are looking to make your MT-4 G3 the best it can be you’ll need to install a higher performance radio system. A better radio will not only make you feel more connected to your truck, [...]

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Thunder Tiger MT-4 G3 Tips Tricks Hop-ups

Hop-Up Series - Thunder Tiger MT-4 G3, Out of the Box Adjust…

The Thunder Tiger MT-4 G3 has turned into an extremely popular basher truck. Everywhere we’ve gone this summer there seemed to be more MT-4s roaming around than E-Revos or Savage Fluxs. Because they big Thunder Tiger has become so popular we’ve decided to do a series of articles showcasing some tips, tricks, and mods to make it an even better [...]

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pro-line dominus body

Modding The Helion Dominus Part 6 - Installing An Upgrade Bo…

Modding The Helion Dominus Part 6 – Installing An Upgrade BodyWhen we first got the Helion RC Dominus, the guys around the BigSquid office really liked the looks of the stock body. While the stock body looks good it does have a couple of downsides- it tends to break after heavy beatings, and there are getting to be a lot [...]

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JConcepts White Rulux Wheels

JConcepts Rulux wheels are a perfect upgrade for your Traxxas vehicle. Available in black or white, and available in front and rear offsets, they will undoubtedly add a bit of style to your ride whilst still maintaining the original 2.8″ wheel size, meaning you can fit stock traxxas tyres with ease. JConcepts also let us know that SC10/sc10 4×4 Hazard wheels [...]

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Novak Ballistic Vented Endbells

  Want more speed and lower operating temperatures from your 540 Ballistic motor? Novak’s got you covered with this Vented Endbell kit, which includes both the front and rear endbells as well as oversised bearings.You can get your hands on a kit in November, so keep an eye on the Novak Website for details

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