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TLR Electric Conversion Kit 5IVE-T, 5IVE-B

TLR Electric Conversion Kit For The 5IVE-T & 5IVE-B

Coming in August from TLR is an Electric Conversion Kit for the 5IVE-T and 5IVE-B. The conversion kit is loaded with everything needed to convert your 5IVE from gas over to brushless and LiPo power. * Carbon fiber battery trays * Multiple servo configurations * Optional mechanical brakes * Maintains complete functionality of the stock chassis * Factory fit and finish The conversion kit is [...]


RedRock Boardshop LaGrange L1 Motorized Truck Review

A while back we got our hands on the LaGrange L1 Motorized Skateboard Truck conversion kit from RedRock Board Shop. A few of the Big Squid crew have been interested in trying one of these out, so of course we jumped at the chance to put one to the test. How did it do? Keep reading to find out. Company Facebook: [...]


Raging Rotors: Better than a Sit-n-Spin!

Hey guys, Ragu here to make your Wednesday a bit brighter with this week’s Raging Rotors. This week I’ll give my impressions on what I found are great quadcopters for you beginning pilots. As a basher, I always want my new RC to be durable as well as forgiving when I make mistakes.  When it came to quadcopters, I tried [...]


Brushless Conversion for Losi 5ive-T

Apparently the gang over at RC Madness have been hard at work on a secret project.  That would be a brushless conversion for the relatively new Losi 5ive-T.  According to some info on Dean Berry’s blog over at RC Driver this thing will be a 12S (!) powered beast of a machine.  Not much more info is available yet, but [...]


Kershaw Designs expands line of Mod 1.5 pinions

Kershaw Designs loves them some brushless converted 5Bs and 5Ts and to prove it they’ve expanded their line of Mod 1.5 pinions that mesh with the stock spur gears on the Baja Fives.  The full line now includes 12 – 20 tooth 8mm bore steel pinions and 14 – 20 tooth 10mm bore hardened steel pinions.  Prices are $14 for [...]


HPI Savage Flux Conversion Kit for Nitro Savage

Another one of our exlusive scoops has come true. The new HPI Racing Flux Conversion Kit for a Nitro Savage. This kit comes with everything you need except the electronics (esc and motor) to convert your Nitro Savage to a Electric Flux version! Metal gears, heavy duty diffs, steel spur gear, twin battery boxes, chassis and more! So if [...]


Kershaw Designs shows off a bunch of new stuff

Dan Fischer from Kershaw Designs dropped by the RC Driver Live show today to show off a bunch of new products and custom rigs. The biggest news from the show is Kershaw’s new Baja 5B/5T dedicated brushless chassis. The new chassis is going to be distributed through TGN Distributing. According to Dan it’s going to be a [...]


Kershaw Designs got some Savage parts

Kershaw Designs‘ got some more stuff for you to peep at today. A lot of it is for you HPI Savage and Savage Flux fans. First up is KD’s redesigned Velcro battery trays. They’ve been revised to accept battery packs up to 51mm wide now and they’ve been made tougher too. You can get them in a flush [...]