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Hitec X2 Hi-Power AC Plus

Hitec Teases New Battery Chargers

The good folks at Hitec Multiplex Japan are now teasing three new chargers, one of which comes with Wireless Cell Phone Charging. That’s right, the new X2 Hi-Power AC Plus is a dual bank battery charger that can also do wireless cell phone charging, plus it packs a punch with a maximum charge rate of 15 amps. Also being teased [...]


Rockstar Cubby

ASK Cubby – Dodging Your Questions For A Decade

“Glue Me Cubby, What kind of CA glue do you use? It seems no matter what kind I buy my tires never stay on and I am getting “tired” of it. 🙂 Ron B.” Cubby- Well howdy dowdy there Ronny B., thanks for writing in. Ya, I feel your pain, keeping tires on during the brushless/LiPo era is no joke. I am a huge fan [...]


Futaba USA Now Open

Futaba USA Now Open!

Hey there Futaba fanatics, did you know that Futaba has a New Headquarters here in the USA? That’s right, their new headquarters is located in good old Huntsville, Alabama and is Now Up and Running. Dealers can get Futaba products through Futaba USA, as can consumers. Futaba posted a short video on their FB Page earlier today showing off [...]


ARRMA 3S BLX 4x4 Granite Senton

ARRMA Announces 3S BLX Power For The Granite & Senton 4x4s

Here is the big news that all you ARRMA fans have been waiting for- just announced are 3S BLX powered versions of the 4×4 Granite and 4×4 Senton. That’s right, now you can get massive BLX brushless power in the RTR 4×4 Granite or RTR 4×4 Senton, here is more of the scoop- * 100 amp 3S capable BLX100 waterproof ESC * [...]


Tamiya TA07MS

Teaser – Tamiya TA07MS Touring Car

Now being teased by Tamiya is the TA07MS touring car. The TA07MS is a new high-end 1/10 race machine, and while we don’t know a lot about the touring car at this point, we do know that it is a new single belt design. Tamiya has a long history of winning with their upper level touring cars, we can’t wait to [...]


SSD 1.9" Chrome Stamped Steel Wheels

New Chrome Stamped Steel 1.9″ Wheels From SSD

Shipping soon from SSD RC are a pair of new 1.9″ Chrome Steel Wheels. The first is a slotted design, while the second is an ever-popular 8 hole. Both are made out of stamped steel, then finished with a coat of chrome to give your next custom build a fantastic look. * Fits all tire brands * Only 6 bolts per wheel, [...]


Dromida Ocular 120 FPV Drone

Dromida Ocular 120 FPV Drone

Coming soon from Horizon Hobby is the Dromida Ocular 120 FPV Drone. The Ocular uses optical flow technology, along with altitude hold, to give even first time flyers the confidence they need to get up and flying. Coming in at 120mm in size, the Ocular is small enough to be used indoors, yet large enough for outdoor flight. Here [...]


Integy Traxxas 17mm hex wheel adapters

Integy 2WD Slash/Stampede 17mm Wheel Hex Adapters

New from Integy are 17mm Wheel Hex Adapters for the 2wd Traxxas Slash and Stampede. These adapters allow you to bolt on a slew of different wheel and tire combinations to increase performance, or to simply give your truck a different look. * Makes it easy to install 1/8 sized wheels with 17mm hexes * Machined from billet aluminum * Sold in sets [...]


HPI Racing 1968 Chevrolet Camaro

HPI Racing 1968 Chevrolet Camaro Body

Recently announced by HPI Racing is a new 1968 Chevrolet Camaro Clear Body. This unit replaces their previous Camaro and features a new multi-piece design for increased scale realism. * Fully licensed by Chevrolet * 200mm body, 210mm rear track * 255mm wheelbase * Classic “Coke bottle” rear fenders * Photo realistic vinyl decals * Optional rear spoiler The classic Camaro has a part number of #118010 [...]


RC4WD Benchmark 1.7 Beadlock Wheels

RC4WD Benchmark 1.7″ Beadlock Wheels

Have you been on the search for a hot looking 1.7″ wheel? If so, they don’t get much hotter looking than the all new Benchmark from RC4WD. The Benchmark sports an awesome modern look, but more importantly, they are designed to take on the worst trails that you can find. * CNC machined from billet aluminum * Incredible scale detailing * Anodized black * [...]


Racers Edge Scale Accessories

Scale Accessories From Racer’s Edge

Now available from Racer’s Edge is a large line-up of Scale Accessories. From roof racks, to light bars, to even an aluminum step ladder, Racer’s Edge has nearly 30 new scale products that you can use to totally customize your rig. Here is a list of all the new Racer’s Edge scale goodies- RCE3404 – 1/10 Scaler Plastic Gasoline Jugs (2) [...]


Hitec Moving

Hitec Gets A New USA Headquarters

Who makes the best servos on the planet? That would be Hitec and they are getting ready to Move Into A New Headquarters here in the states. Hitec has put out a PR to let everyone know that they have some sweet new digs and will be in the process of moving later this week. We wish the Hitec crew [...]


Monster Truck Madness – Sending It Over a Camper

Leaving a camper around monster trucks is never a good idea, whether 1/10 or full size. My nephew and his buddies rescued an old pick-up bed camper awhile back, and they left it next to our r/c monster truck track on a trailer. I’m sure they thought it was a safe place to put it. Think again! As soon as we arrived [...]


Traxxas Ford Bronco Video

Video – Traxxas Ford Bronco at the Beach

The Traxxas Ford Bronco is a fantastic looking scale crawler. Loaded with a fully licensed Ford body and a highly capable TRX-4 chassis underneath, the Traxxas Ford Bronco is ready to take on the gnarliest of terrain. Watch below to see the Bronco take on rocks, water, and more! To get more details on the Traxxas Ford Bronco, hit up [...]


Hobbico Natalie Cubby

THE Cub Report- Long, Heartfelt Messages

Hello there rc people, thanks for finding our little corner of the world wide web. I am Cubby and this is BigSquidRC, a website dedicated to the basher side of the rc hobby. Over the years, I have received a number of long, heartfelt messages. Some come from industry folks, but most have come from consumers. Just like your “normal” job, [...]