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I’d assume that most anyone reading this weekly scaling blog has probably already read our Traxxas TRX-4 review, but in case you haven’t you can click here to check it out. I’ve got to give it to Traxxas here- instead of jumping into the crawling game with a “me-too” rig [...]
Sat, May 27, 2017
Source: Big Squid RC
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Ever pushing the envelope of maximum performance, Pro-Line has just announced a slew of new tires to help put you on top of the podium. First up comes the Positron SC Tires in M4 and MC compounds. These should be the bomb on clay indoor tracks for short course truck [...]
Fri, May 26, 2017
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Put the latest style on your Mugen MBX7R ECO while increasing performance with the latest Predator series clear body from Pro-Line Racing. This is the body that Adam Drake chooses to run on his Mugen and was designed to give your buggy the clearance it needs for big 4S LiPo [...]
Fri, May 26, 2017
Source: Big Squid RC
For all you touring car racers out there, Serpent has announced the Eryx 411 4.11. The latest version of the 411 features an ultra low center of gravity and is made from high quality materials. The Serpent crew optimized the weight distribution and the 4.11 comes with updated high performance [...]
Fri, May 26, 2017
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Get the most out of your Traxxas X-Maxx shocks with the new Ultra Reservoir Shock Caps from Pro-Line Racing. The Pro-Line reservoirs look incredibly trick, but they aren’t just for show, they actually help improve shock performance just like on full scale rigs. The reservoirs allow for more oil and [...]
Fri, May 26, 2017
Source: Big Squid RC
“Traxxas TRX-4 What’s up, Jimmy D here again! So I went my local LHS this weekend and spent 30 minutes pouring over the Traxxas TRX-4. Display model only, as the big green sticker on the box says. I have a SCX10, had a Trailfinder 2, and custom built rigs that [...]
Fri, May 26, 2017
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Here ya go monster truck drivers, JConcepts has officially announced the 1951 Ford Panel Truck Clear Body. Nicknamed “Grandma”, the ’51 Ford can give your monster truck an old school look to make your truck stand out in a crowd. The panel truck body is a direct fit on the [...]
Fri, May 26, 2017
Source: Big Squid RC
Here is a very cool product from Pro-Line, the Big Hit Servo Saver Kit. Why do you need one? In ultra-demanding applications like rock or monster truck racing, a soft servo saver makes your truck sloppy to drive, but not running one at all can result in broken servos. The [...]
Thu, May 25, 2017
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Sphero made big news yesterday with the announcement of their Ultimate Lightning McQueen. Why is it a big deal? Because, it uses next level technology. For example, it uses an LCD screen on the car to replicate Lightning McQueen’s eye movements. Then there’s a speaker that allows Lightning McQueen to [...]
Thu, May 25, 2017
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Coming soon to a hobby shop near you are Pro-Forge Faultline 1.9″ Aluminum Wheels from Pro-Line. The Pro-Forge series wheels are extremely trick looking and are made to perfection using the latest in CNC technology by Pro-Line. The 1.9″ Pro-Forge will be available in gun metal (#2764-02) or in clear [...]
Thu, May 25, 2017
Source: Big Squid RC
New from Pro-Line is a ’66 Ford Bronco Clear Body. The body was designed to fit the SCX10 Deadbolt and works with the stock roll cage. Officially licensed by Ford, it features a highly detailed interior with a separate dash piece for even more realism. Pricing for the Bronco is [...]
Thu, May 25, 2017
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To help give your rig a unique look out on the trail, Pro-Line has released a Clear 1991 Toyota 4Runner Body. The Toyota has a great scale look which is shown off in the action video above. Watch the video to learn more about the body, as well as to [...]
Thu, May 25, 2017
Source: Big Squid RC
Have you ever thought about converting your Traxxas Slash 44 or Stampede 44 into a gnarly monster truck? If so, JConcepts has announced a Suspension Conversion Set to do just that. The JConcepts conversion set comes with very trick carbon fiber shock towers, aluminum shock stand-offs, aluminum caster blocks, and [...]
Thu, May 25, 2017
Source: Big Squid RC
We don’t have to tell you guys just how rapidly the scale movement has taken off. In just a few years scale crawling has gone from obscurity to the point where nearly everyone has at least one crawler in their garage. A couple of months ago Traxxas decided to jump [...]
Wed, May 24, 2017
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Are you a front wheel drive touring car driver? If so, VBC Racing has announced a new high-end FWD car kit. The FF17 Belt Drive Dynamics car kit comes with a slew of hop-up parts and this belt driven version has been refined for serious competition. Here are some of [...]
Wed, May 24, 2017
Source: Big Squid RC

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