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Big Squid Podcast – Episode 12 – Horizon Hobby Greg Sopa

Greetings to all of our podcast fans! Welcome to another Big Squid RC 2019 podcast! This latest episode is a chat with Greg Sopa from Horizon Hobby. He joins us to talk about the upcoming Horizon Hobby RC Fest event. For those that are wondering what goes on there, what you can do and experience, Greg does a great job [...]

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Traxxas Premium Tools Product Spotlight

The folks over at Traxxas know everyone that owns an RC vehicle is going to have to work on it at some point. To get the job done you are going to need tools, so they might as well be Traxxas Premium Tools. Want to know our thoughts on them? Keep reading… We have been working with the new [...]

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Axial Racing Wraith 1.9″ Video

We have been having a blast with the Axial Wraith 1.9″ from Horizon Hobby! The full review is almost done, but we wanted to get up some video footage of the Wraith in action! Enjoy the video of the Wraith out hitting some huge rocks.If you are looking for more details, you can check out the Axial Wraith [...]

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Cross RC FR4 Demon RTR Unboxing with Video

To say that we have REALLY been wanting to get our hands on the new Cross RC FR4 Demon RTR would be an understatement. First impressions out of the box, wow.. that suspension! Someone will probably call me out on this, but this may be the softest RTR suspension we have ever felt out of the box. It’s silky [...]

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Axial Racing SCX10 II UMG10 Kit Unboxing with Video

Have you been thinking about picking up the new Axial Racing UMG10 but want to see what comes in the box before you get into it? It is a true kit, you will need to build the entire truck, supply the electronics, batteries, radio, etc. We did our best to show what comes in the box in the video without [...]

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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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