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ARRMA Kraton 4S Unboxing with Video

A lot of people have been looking forward to the ARRMA Kraton 4S from Horizon Hobby since it’s big brother has a serious reputation. Everyone wants to know if it’s still a insane bash vehicle, just a bit smaller. Well, we are just about done with the review, lets start off with the unboxing photo’s and video for your viewing [...]

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Redcat Racing Clawback Unboxing Video

We have been wanting to get our hands on the 1/5 Scale Redcat Racing Clawback truck for a while now, and that time has finally come. While I’m sure many of you would say we are nuts, there are a few of us at the Big Squid RC HQ that believe large scale crawling/trailing is going to start growing and [...]

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How to Install the RC4WD Winch Kit on a Traxxas TRX-4

As the scale market just continues to explode, there are a lot of people looking to add more and more accessories to their scale vehicles. One of the more popular is the RC4WD Winch. We have been hearing a lot of people are unsure about wiring it up, and what it takes, so here is a little ‘how to’ [...]

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Traxxas Traxx for the TRX-4 Unboxing

The embargo has been lifted with the announcement of the new Traxxas Traxx! Out of the box, the build quality looks awesome. The instructions do not look too difficult to follow, and by the time you read this, they have already been installed and are in testing. We can’t wait to report back with our thoughts and some video action! [...]

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Traxxas TRX-4 Traxx Action Video

We have had the new Traxxas Traxx set for a little while now, and we are having a blast doing the testing for the review! While we do suggest following all of the recommendations Traxxas gives for running, like keeping it in low gear, soft surfaces etc.. we have been putting these things to the test! We have tried running [...]

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Traxxas Mystery Box Unboxing Video

What the heck is this? We recently got a box in the mail from Traxxas, and the only heads up was we got a tracking number a few days before. We had no idea what was coming, or what was in the box. We shut off comments on this post to keep it spoiler free for those who want [...]

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BASH-NESS ARRMA KRATON WINNER!

We have an official winner in the ARRMA Kraton March Bash-ness 2019 Giveaway! The ARRMA Kraton giveaway had the most entries we have ever received, which tells us our audience is growing like crazy AND you guys REALLY like the Kraton! Thank you all for spreading the word on the contest and being loyal readers! The official winner is: William [...]

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Win A ARRMA Kraton! Enter NOW!

Unless you have been living under a rock, you should know the ARRMA Kraton won the BASH bracket for March Bash-ness 2019! Also, if you are a OG reader of Big Squid RC, you will know that it has been a long running tradition to giveaway the winning vehicles, and with the wonderful support of Horizon Hobby and ARRMA, we [...]

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Traxxas TRX-4 Winner Announcement

So everyone on the planet apparently entered to win the Traxxas TRX-4 vehicle we were giving away because of their big win in the Scale Bracket of March Bash-ness 2019, and it’s time to announce the winner! Congratulations to Eli Abramowitz from Chicago Il! His entry was randomly chosen by the random number bot out of 1000’s of entries. We have [...]

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WIN A TRAXXAS TRX-4 Tactical Unit – ENTER NOW!

If for some reason you haven’t heard the news, the Traxxas TRX-4 won the scale bracket for March Bash-ness 2019! It’s been a long running tradition to giveaway the winning vehicles, and with the awesome support of Traxxas, we are happy to be giving away a brand new Traxxas TRX-4 Tactical Unit! You have from now till 4/23/2019 and Midnight [...]

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March Bash-ness 2019 Champions!

After thousands of votes, tons of brackets and plenty of upsets, the finals in the March Bash-ness 2019 bracket have taken place and we have our champions! On the bash side, the ARRMA Kraton pulls off a repeat with back to back wins being the previous 2018 champion as well! ARRMA should be pretty happy with their track record, this [...]

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RC4WD Gelande 2 LWB Farm Truck Build in Action Video

Lots of people seem to have enjoyed our Farm Truck Build featuring the RC4WD Gelande 2 LWB, so while Jeremy was down at the Ultimate Scale Truck Expo 2019, he shot another sweet video of the truck hitting the trails. Enjoy!Don’t forget to hit the RC4WD website and check out the Gelande 2 LWB if you are looking to do [...]

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March Bash-ness 2019 – FINALS!

It’s the 2019 March Bash-ness FINALS! Is there going to be a repeat from 2018 in the bash bracket? Is the ARRMA Kraton going to knock out the Losi Super Baja Rey? Last year the SBR was pretty new, not a lot of people had their hands on it still, and didn’t know how much of a basher it truly [...]

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March Bash-ness 2019 – FINAL FOUR BASH AND SCALE!

It’s March Bash-ness 2019 FINAL FOUR! To keep things moving along, we are voting for both the BASH bracket and SCALE bracket this round! Just like the basketball versions, about everyone’s bracket has been pretty busted lol. We have had some exciting match ups so far, and there were a bunch of surprises with what vehicles made it into the [...]

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Win a RDX1 Pro or D954-SW Servo! Hitec Giveaway

It’s seems like forever since we have done a giveaway so we thought, lets get one in before March Bash-ness ends! With the amazing support from Hitec we are giving away a RDX1 Pro Charger and a D954-SW Servo! We are also going to throw some Big Squid RC swag to the winners as well! Since we believe in spreading the love, [...]

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