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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 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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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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RC4WD TOYOTA 4RUNNER BUILD SERIES – PART 1 With Video

What’s up Squid Nation! So currently I have been working on the RC4WD Trailfinder 2 Toyota 4Runner build. And I have to say this is starting to be one of my favorite builds. There is so much scale detail on the 4Runner body that it will definitely get you your scale fix. As for the chassis build, RC4WD did an [...]

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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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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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March Bash-ness 2019 – Scale Edition Round 2

Welcome to March Bash-ness 2019 round 2 for the SCALE Bracket. We started with 16 crawlers, and the compitition was fierce. Round one had one of the closest voting battles ever with the Cross RC SP4 squeaking ahead of the RC4WD Desert Runner Hero by 7 votes! We were refreshing the page like every minute watching the votes go back [...]

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March Bash-ness 2019 – Bash Edition Round 2

Round two starts now, and holy cow did it get serious quick! There are some insane match ups this round, match ups that some people think should of been the finals. It’s going to be crazy! This is round 2 of the Bash Bracket, we are going to ping pong one more time with a bash bracket and a scale bracket, [...]

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March Bash-ness 2019 – Scale Edition Round 1

The other half of March Bash-ness 2019 has now officially started! Now remember, this is round 1 for the SCALE Bracket. We had so many great vehicles suggested for both the bash side and the scale side, we decided to go with a full 16 for each. We started with the bash bracket, and now it’s time for round 1 [...]

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March Bash-ness 2019 – Bash Edition Round 1

It has begun! March Bash-ness 2019 has officially started! Before you start voting, let us explain a few things. This is round 1 for the Bash Bracket. We had so many great vehicles suggested for both the bash side and the scale side, we decided to go with a full 16 for each. To make it a little easier on [...]

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Unboxing the Axial Wraith 1.9″ with Video

Axial Racing and Horizon Hobby was kind enough to hook us up with the new Axial Wraith 1.9″ RTR, and in person it’s a real stunner. Those smaller tires give it a much more scale look, at least for what’s hot right now, and the black version looks great. Opening up that hood to reveal the V8 molded receiver case [...]

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MARCH BASH-NESS NOMINATIONS BEGIN!

That’s right folks, the most anticipated reader voting contest on the planet, MARCH BASH-NESS 2019 Nominations are now open! For those new readers that haven’t been around for March Bash-ness, this is the start of our 9th annual March Bash-ness competition! This is where our readers get to nominate and vote for who they think is the best of the [...]

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