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Tamiya Comical Frog

Tamiya News - Comical Frog Box Art, Plus Lunch Box Mini Driv…

How about a two for one post today on Tamiya News? That’s right, Tamiya has released box art for their upcoming Comical Frog. In additional, they have posted the first driving video of their upcoming Lunch Box Mini. Tamiya has been teasing a new Comical Frog for a few weeks. The new box art picture gives us our first glance at [...]



What a recovery week it has been as Cubby would say. You know an event was good when you feel you need to take a week off after the fact, and Horizon RC Fest 2019 was no different. Last years RC Fest was my first big event being on the Big Squid RC payroll and I was a little shy. [...]


Reedy SC400X Brushed Crawler ESC

Reedy SC400X Brushed Scale Rock Crawler ESC

The folks over at Reedy have announced that the stock ESC in the AE Enduro trail truck is now available for purchase separately. The SC400X Brushed ESC is an affordable entry level unit that should be a solid choice for crawling. Here are the highlights- * 3S LiPo maximum cell count * Built in low voltage cut-off * Fully proportional forward & reverse * [...]


Horizon Hobby RC Fest 2019 Long Jump Speed Run Sumo

Horizon Hobby RC Fest 2019 - Long Jump, Sumo, & Speed Run Re…

At this year’s Horizon Hobby RC Fest, the BigSquidRC Bash Crew was invited to help put on their Long Jump, RC Sumo, and Top Speed Run events. All three are favorites among the rc bashing community, with each event bringing its own type of excitement. The Horizon Hobby RC Speed Run event was held on the paved landing strip at Eli [...]


Road Trip Cubby

ASK Cubby – Back To The Questions (And More Nonsense)

“ARRMA Infraction Question Hey Cubby, After driving the Infraction do you really think it is an XO-1 killer? Does it get crazy at high speeds? How about those new tires? Thanks man, Donald D.” Cubby- Yo what’s up Double D? Thanks for writing in, as always, a snail mail for a sticker pack. Ya, so about that ARRMA Infraction, what is it like? Stock on 6S, [...]


TCR Exhaust Headers McAllister Racing RC

TCR Exhaust Headers From McAllister Racing

Now available from McAllister Racing are TCR Exhaust Headers. These units are great for adding scale realism to your oval racer and have been tested for extreme durability. You always want to look good while sliding around a dirt oval track, the TCR Exahust Headers are a great way to add more realism to your race machine. Street pricing for the [...]


JConcepts 2.6 Krimson Dually Wheels

JConcepts 2.6″ Krimson Dually Wheels

New from the crew at JConcepts are 2.6″ Krimson Dually Wheels. Dually style wheels can completely change the look of your rig and can also be advantageous in deep mud. Here are the highlights- * 2.6″ bead, designed to fit JC Fling King tires * Durable stepped wheel design * Comes with off-set adapters * Install hardware included * Mega truck styling * 12mm wheel hex The [...]


Integy RC Realistic Scale Rock Crawler Shocks

Integy Scale Realistic Shocks for Rock Crawlers

For all you scale crawling fanatics out there, Integy has some new Scale Realistic Shocks for you. The Integy shocks have a great scale appearance and are 60mm in length. The shocks are also available anodized in four different colors to match your rig. Street pricing for the Scale Realistic Integy Shocks is just $20 per pair and they have a [...]


T-Bone Racing RC All Terrain Track Set Axial

T-Bone Racing All Terrain Track Set For Axial Bomber/Wraith

Now available for pre-order is a new All Terrain Track Set from T-Bone Racing. The official release date for the track set is July and they were designed to fit trucks like the Axial Bomber and Wraith. A new set of tracks for your Axial will not only give it an all new look, but the tracks can also come [...]


Kyosho 1970 Chevelle SS 454 LS6 Fazer Mk2

Kyosho 1970 Chevelle SS 454 LS6 Fazer Mk2 Readyset Review

Scale realism has taken over the rc world. Evidence of this can not only be seen in the rock crawling world, but also on-road. A great example of this is the Kyosho 1970 Chevelle SS 454 LS6. The Kyosho Chevelle comes with one of the best looking bodies that we’ve seen from Kyosho, plus it sits on the very basher-friendly [...]


Horizon Hobby RC Fest 2019 Coverage

Event Coverage – Horizon Hobby’s RC Fest 2019

For the past few summers, hobbyists from across the globe have come to Monticello, Illinois for Horizon Hobby’s RC Fest. RC Fest has always been a celebration of the remote control community, and this year for 2019, it was definitely larger and better than ever before. For the 2019 edition of RC Fest, Horizon Hobby added more hands-on activities, plus another [...]


Monster Truck Madness – Questions to Ponder

Hey gang, it’s been a crazy busy couple of weeks filled with a lot of travel and monster truck action. As I’ve been on the road and in the air, I’ve been alone with my thoughts (always a dangerous thing, ha) and have been pondering many a question. – Is the massive Primal R/C Raminator going to be worth all the [...]


RC4WD RC Rusty But Trusty T-Shirt

New Apparel From RC4WD

To help you look on-point while on the trails this summer, RC4WD has released a pair of new T-Shirts. The shirts are designed for comfort, while also showing the world that you are into the scale crawling scene. The shirts are made from 100% cotton and are available in both men’s and woman’s sizing. Both of the new RC4WD t-shirts are [...]


Pro-Line Dual Rate Spring Video

Pro-Line Shop Talk – Dual Rate Shock Spring Video

New from Pro-Line is a Shop Talk video that talks about Dual Rate Springs. Vance Lund from the Pro-Line team goes over the importance of selecting the proper springs, as well as how a dual rate spring set-up can be advantageous to you while driving. Pro-Line makes some of the best upgrade shocks that you buy, Vance does a great [...]


Cubby And Girls iHobby

THE Cub Report – Recovery Mode Engaged

Wow, what a weekend eh? For many in the industry, last week was a big one and we hope that you too had a blast with some rc cars over the weekend. I am Cubby and this is my report, lets jump right on in… So the title this week is “Recovery Mode Engaged” and it is quite fitting. The BigSquidRC [...]