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Duratrax RC 8th Warthog 3.8 MT Pre-Mounted Tires

Duratrax 1/8 Warthog 3.8″ MT Pre-Mounted Tires

New from Duratrax are 1/8 Warthog 3.8″ MT Pre-Mounted Tires. These beefy monster truck tires were designed to give your rig massive traction and come pre-mounted on removable hex wheels. Here are more highlights- * Fits – Monster trucks with 17mm wheel hex * Lightweight and durable design * Pre-mounted for maximum convenience * Tires made in USA * 17mm wheel hexes are included with [...]


Monster Truck Madness – Love of Beadlock Rings

Hey folks and Happy Friday! Little bit of an expected topic this week, but with Duratrax annoucing Clip-Lock Wheel Faces for Ripper 2.8″ Wheels, I wanted to talk about my love of beadlock rings for monster trucks. Beadlock rings, whether real or faux, are one of my favorite accessories to add to any monster truck to really help set off the look. [...]


Duratrax Clip-Lock Wheel Faces Ripper 2.8 Wheels

Duratrax Clip-Lock Wheel Faces for Ripper 2.8″ Wheels

Over at Duratrax they have announced Clip-Lock Wheel Faces for Ripper 2.8″ Wheels. These hot looking wheel faces make it easy to customize your Ripper 2.8″ wheels in a variety of different colors. Here are the highlights- * Innovative way to give your wheels a personalized look * Mirror Chrome, Red Chrome, or Black Chrome color options * Wheel faces clip into the [...]


Duratrax 10th Warthog 2.8 Monster Truck Tires

Duratrax 1/10 Warthog 2.8″ Pre-Mounted Monster Truck Tires

Coming in May from Duratrax are 1/10 Warthog 2.8″ Pre-Mounted Monster Truck Tires. These beefy units were made to give you loads of traction across a wide variety of surfaces. Here are the highlights- * All-terrain beast, ready for dirt, grass, gravel, sand or street * Beefy center lugs with precisely shaped side tread * Conveniently pre-mounted on black removable hex Ripper wheels * [...]


Duratrax Clip-Lock Wheel Face System 5.7 Ripper

Duratrax Clip-Lock Wheel Face System for 5.7″ Ripper Wheels

Coming soon from Duratrax is a Clip-Lock Wheel Face System for 5.7″ Ripper wheels. The new wheel face system makes it easy to change the color of your wheels for a fresh new look. Check out these highlights- * Easy way to give your wheels a personalized look * Three colors – Mirror chrome, black chrome, or red chrome * No tools required [...]


Duratrax RC 5th Warthog 5.7 Monster Truck Tires

Duratrax 1/5 Warthog 5.7″ Pre-Mounted Monster Truck Tires

Now available for pre-order from Duratrax are 1/5 Warthog 5.7″ Pre-Mounted Monster Truck Tires. These beastly pre-mounts are sized to fit trucks like the Traxxas X-Maxx and ARRMA 8S Kraton. Here are the highlights- * All terrain tires ready for dirt, grass, gravel, or pavement * Pre-mounted on black Ripper wheels with removable hex * Ripper wheels are compatible with the Duratrax Clip-Lock [...]


Duratrax Fossil 1.9 Rock Crawler Tires

Duratrax 1/10 Fossil 1.9″ Rock Crawler Tires

It’s been a minute since we’ve heard from Duratrax but they are back with new Fossil 1.9″ Rock Crawler Tires. The Fossil crawling tires will be available as just tires, or pre-mounted, and feature a great scale look. Here are the highlights- * Open tread block design that clears easily * Aggressive sidewall design for improved side-hilling * Open-cell foam inserts are included * [...]


Duratrax Class 1 Scale Rock Crawling Tires

Duratrax Announces Class 1 Scale Crawling Tires

New from Duratrax is a line-up of Class 1 Scale Rock Crawling Tires. With super soft rubber and scale realistic tread patterns, the Duratrax Class 1 crawling tires are more than ready for your next scale adventure. Here are the highlights- * Class 1 sizing- 4.19″ outer diameter * Super-soft C3 rubber compound * Aggressive tread designs * Pre-mounted sets come with fully assembled [...]



When it comes to painting a lexan body it can be hit or miss for me. The Proline Dodge Ramcharger was the last lexan body I painted; overall I think it tuned out good for a few reasons. First off, the main body is only one color, doing one solid color is a lot easier then doing a two tone. [...]


Duratrax RC Belted Tires

New Belted Tires From Duratrax

New from Duratrax is an entire line-up of Belted Tires. The new Duratrax belted tire line-up comes pre-mounted on durable wheels and features an all new belted technology that eliminates tire expansion at high speeds. * All new Micro Fiber Tech (MFT) belted tires * More rigid and consistent tire structure * Lightweight design * Reduced tire expansion * Increased stability * More grip, longer [...]


Duratrax TrakPower TK-955 Soldering Station

New Soldering Stations From Duratrax

After showing off some new Monster Truck Tires a couple of weeks ago, Duratrax has now dropped a pair of Soldering Stations. The higher-end unit is the Duratrax Trakpower TK-955, which is a digital unit at the $109 price point. The second unit is the Duratrax Trakpower TK-950 which is priced at just $79. Both units have more than enough [...]


Monster Truck Madness - New Duratrax Munition Monster Truck …

Hey guys, this week I’m gettin’ to break an exclusive for ya’ll- check out the new Duratrax Munition MT 2.8 Mounted Tires! Specs: Tire Diameter: 5.9″ (150mm) Wheel Color: Black Wheel Diameter: 2.2″ (56mm) Wheel Hex Size: 12mm Hex Wheel Width: 2.8″ (71mm) Link: Duratrax Munition MT 2.8 Mounted Tires These tires and wheels come pre-mounted, so no glue is needed. The wheels are a durable black plastic, [...]


Hobbico 500 Video

Video – Hobbico 500

Recently posted by Hobbico is a promotional video titled Hobbico 500. The Hobbico 500 video is a fun look at rc racing featuring Yeti Jr rock racers. The Hobbico crew uses the video to show just how fun it can be to gather with your friends and race. While some people take rc racing very seriously, rc racing is even [...]


New Onyx NiMH Batteries

New NiMH Batteries From Onyx

Just announced by Onyx is a new line-up of NiMH batteries. The new Onyx batteries come in a wide variety of sizes, cell counts, and capacities to fit nearly any application. Manufactured to the highest standards, the Onyx batteries also come with a 2 year warranty to give you peace of mind. Pricing varies on the different models, but you can [...]


Hobbico Bankruptcy

Hobbico Files For Bankruptcy, Possibly Sell Company

The entire crew at BigSquidRC has very sad hearts over the following news. We have received the official press release from Hobbico Announcing Their Bankruptcy. Most people already know that Hobbico has been having a rough go at it lately, we are posting the press release to give you the most accurate information possible. As we learn more, we [...]