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Prince Harry Traxxas RC TRX-4

Prince Harry Gets Trigger Time With The Traxxas TRX-4

The hobby of rc is popular with all ages, as well as all types of people across the glode. A couple of days ago the folks over at ET Online posted an article about Prince Harry and his beautiful wife Meghan Markle attending the Jaguar Land Rover Driving Challenge in Australia. This is where the Prince got his chance to [...]

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How To Rebuild An RC Brushless Velineon Motor

Traxxas – How To Rebuild A Velineon Brushless RC Motor

Here is an especially handy “how to” article- Traxxas has posted How To Rebuild A Velineon Brushless RC Motor. That’s right, if you’ve been having any sort of problem with your VXL brushless motor, the new “How To” from Traxxas shows you have easy it can be to replace a bearing or rotor, thus saving your money compared to buying [...]

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Memorial Day

Today, please keep in mind all the amazing men and women that have given the ultimate sacrifice while defending our freedoms and making our country the incredible place it is. Thank you all for your service! While you are at home firing up the BBQ, or out bashing in the backyard, there are a bunch of RC sales going on [...]

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Losi LST 3XL-E Monster Truck Price Drop

If you have been on the fence about the Losi LST 3XL-E, even after our official review here BigSquidRC, this price drop should make you drop what you are doing and get out that credit card! We liked the truck at the $699 price tag, the new price is $550 which makes this an amazing value! The LST 3XL-E is [...]

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Save $100 on ARRMA Nero (maybe)

We just got word that you can save $100 on the ARRMA Nero today though we are not exactly sure how. We wanted to get the news posted in case there was someone in the market for one. We were told for more info to hit up This Link on ARRMA’s website for more details. I don’t see a direct [...]

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Acer Racing Labor Day Sale

If you are in need of a new bearing set or some wire, you may want to take advantage of the Acer Racing Labor Day Sale. You can get an extra $20 off every order of $100 using the code LD16! Find full details over on the official Acer Website Don’t forget to Click Right Here for more Acer [...]

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FAA Drone Registration Q&A

Since the news broke from the U.S. government that all drone pilots will be required to register their UAS (unmanned aerial system), the FAA ruling has been dominating headlines. I (like many of you) have questions regarding the specifics of these new laws. Is there size restrictions? Weight? Altitude? Licensing? What are the penalties if I don’t register? The FAA has finally [...]

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FPV Common Sense – Fly Smart.

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past few years, you should be fully aware that drones and all things UAS have dominated recent headlines. That being said, I think it’s very important that; as the visibility of our beloved hobby continues to grow, we all become ambassadors for what we love to do. Now… I’m not here [...]

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Dromida Vista – Possible Motor Issues – Fixed

Let me start by saying I like the Dromida product line and especially the Vista, are normally a very easy to fly and tough little drone at a good price. Just wanted to say that I opened up a new one that I received a few weeks ago and it spun around in circles and would not take off. As entertaining [...]

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Get Well Soon RJ at TheToyz

We have just learned that one of the best guys in the rc industry, RJ the owner of TheToyz, had some major surgery on Sunday. Our entire BigSquidRC Bash Crew would like to wish RJ a speedy and full recovery. If you know RJ and would like to shoot him a “Get Well Soon” email, or even if you don’t [...]

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Pro-Line Valentine's Day Sale

Pro-Line Valentine’s Sale and Free Hat Promo

Right now the crew at Pro-Line Racing has a couple of pretty cool specials going on. First up is their Valentine’s Day Sale. From Feb 11-14 you can enter the promo code “LOVE10” at checkout and get an additional 10% off your order. The second promo involves getting one of those sweet Pro-Line hats for free. Place an order of at [...]

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Pro-Line Big Give 2014

Pro-Line’s 12 Days of Christmas BIG GIVE is Under Way

Pro-Line is known for several things- sharp bodies, great tires, winning championships, doing a lot of charitable work, and generally just going huge when they do something. On the charity side of things, Pro-Line has started their annual BIG GIVE event. This runs through Thursday December 18th and gives you a chance to not only win some very trick Pro-Line [...]

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Pro-Line thanksgiving sale

Pro-Line After Thanksgiving and Cyber Monday Sales

Starting November 28th and running until November 30th, Pro-Line is holding an After Thanksgiving Sale. For those three days you can get 15% off your order by using promo code THANKS15. Pro-Line is also holding a Cyber Monday Sale. Depending on the size of your order, you can get between $5 to $50 off. To get the promo codes for the [...]

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Nic Case Castle 200 mph

200 Mph RC Car Speed Barrier Broken

All across the world people grab their rc car and make speed runs on the weekend. Some do it in their driveway, while others meet up with friends in parking lots to see who can go the fastest. It looks like all those people now have a new record to shoot for. A video has been released showing Nic Case [...]

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Thunder Tiger MT-4 G3

Thunder Tiger MT-4 G3 Monster Truck Still Available

Over the last few months the single most asked question that we get is, “Is the Thunder Tiger MT-4 G3 discontinued, and if not, where can I buy one?”. We recently talked directly to the folks over at Thunder Tiger to get the full scoop on one of America’s favorite monster trucks. The good news is that no, the MT-4 G3 [...]

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