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ECX Barrage UV FPV Scale Crawler

FPV For The Masses! ECX Drops The Barrage UV!

Announced this morning by ECX is the 1/24 Barrage UV FPV ready to run scale crawler. That’s right, the new Barrage UV comes set-up for FPV right out of the box. The truck comes fitted with a 25mw micro FPV camera, as well as a 4.3″ Spektrum FPV receiver screen with DVR, to give you an exciting first person driving [...]


RC4WD ECX Barrage Aluminum Bumper Mount Upgrade Accessories

RC4WD ECX Barrage Aluminum Bumper Mount

Shipping now from RC4WD are Aluminum Bumper Mounts for the ECX Barrage. The aluminum mounts are much more durable than the stock plastic parts and were designed for an easy install. * CNC machined from billet aluminum * Anodized in black * Weight- 0.41oz * Length- 2.95″ * Width- 0.54″ The body mounts have a part number of #Z-S1884 and are street priced at just $12. [...]


ECX Barrage Gen2 Review

ECX Barrage Gen2 1.55″ Scale Crawler Review

With the scale crawling segment getting hotter with each passing day, ECX has released a Gen2 of the Barrage scale rock crawler. The first Barrage was well known for its capability out on the trail, the Gen2 features multiple upgrades to improve performance and durability. The BigSquidRC Bash Crew is always stoked to test a new crawler, what did we [...]


Everybody’s Scalin’ – ECX Barrage Gen2 Discussion

Greetings from a rain-soaked St. Louis, MO! Thanks to non-stop rain, I have done zero running over the last week. A good time for some bench racin’. Last week ECX announced their new 1/12 Barrage Gen2 RTR, and I have some thoughts, especially having driven a lot of smaller scale stuff recently. I headed up our review of the original Barrage, which [...]


ECX Barrage Gen2

ECX 1/12 Barrage Gen2 RTR Scale Crawler

The original ECX Barrage has developed quite a following, now the folks at Horizon Hobby have announced the Barrage Gen2. The Gen2 sports numerous changes to make it more capable, more durable, as well as being more scale looking. The previous edition of the Barrage was one of the best affordable scale crawlers on the market, the Gen2 takes it [...]


ECX 1/24 Barrage Scale Crawler

ECX 1/24 Barrage Scale Crawler

New and hot from ECX is the 1/24th sized Barrage Scale Crawler. With a wheelbase of just 4.8 inches, the Barrage can be driven just about anywhere, indoors or out. The Barrage is also loaded with scale realism like fully licensed Falken Wildpeak MT 1.0″ tires and LED lighting. Here are some of its other highlights- * Stamped aluminum chassis * Realistic [...]


ScalerFab Comp-Style Front Bumper ECX Barrage

ScalerFab Comp-Style Front Bumper For The ECX Barrage

For all you ECX Barrage owners out there, ScalerFab has a new Comp-Style Front Bumper. Their bumper is hand welded from steel and uses the existing mounting holes for an easy install. A trail bar comes standard and should come in handy in those tougher rock sections. Better still, you can get the bumper unpainted, in flat black, or coated [...]


ECX Barrage Kit

ECX 1.9 Barrage Kit

Coming soon from ECX is the Kit Version of the 1.9 Barrage. The kit does come with its differential, shocks, and wheels pre-assembled, but the rest is up to you. The kit also comes with a clear body so you can paint it any color you wish, plus it comes with all the tools and electronics needed to get it [...]


Everybody’s Scalin’ – More Discussion On the ECX Barrage

Last week we posted our review of the 1/12 ECX Barrage Crawler, and I’m happy that we did so I can finally talk more in depth on the crawl-ability of the little truck. One of my favorite things in the hobby is when something completely surprises me, and such was the case with the Barrage. Sure, it looks like a decent enough [...]


Review – 1/12 ECX Barrage RTR

ECX is a brand name that bashers are very familiar with thanks to their reputation for putting out tough vehicles at low price points. They are now looking to make a splash in the scale crawler market with their RTR 1/12 Barrage from Horizon Hobby. In a time where small scale crawlers are red hot, the Barrage is something of an in-between [...]


Everybody’s Scalin’ – What Should He Get?

Answering questions around here is normally within the domain of Cubby, but it’s been awhile since I’ve answered any directly through the site and I recently had a good one tossed my way, so here goes: Big Squid, I am ready to get into scaling and have narrowed my choices down to (not in any particular order): ·         Vaterra Ascender Kit ·    [...]


Unboxing – ECX Barrage 1.9 RTR Rock Crawler

ECX has spent the last few years carving out a name for themselves in the basher community with quality vehicles at low price points. They are now taking their first steps into the scale crawling arena with the ECX Barrage. Here is what it looks like when you break the seal and pop open a fresh Barrage box. The truck comes [...]


ECX Barrage Scale Crawler

Everybody’s Scalin’ – Baby Barrage

I’ve been running hot around here the for the last month or so and just realized that I had never discussed the 1/12 ECX Barrage 1.9 RTR Crawler. The Barrage, scheduled to be released early November according to our friends at A-Main Hobbies, is interesting to me as it’s trying to appeal to the budget crawler crowd with a small platform, just [...]