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Is This An RC Monster Truck You Can Afford To Love?

I’m not a monster truck guy. I was ready to hate the Conquest, but I quickly grew to love it, and I was impressed at the value, not to mention the performance. The Helion Conquest 10MT XLR is remarkably stable, even at high speeds, and exhibits understeer when pushed to its limits, rather than rolling over to play dead.

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Track Tuesdays: OC_RC Raceway

OC_RC Raceway Logo

OC_RC Raceway 15282 Jason Circle Huntington Beach, CA 92649 Located about 45 minutes outside of Los Angeles, California, OC_RC Raceway in Huntington Beach, describes itself as “the best place to race off-road electric R/C cars!” OC_RC Raceway is open 7 …

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Track Tuesdays: Coral Springs RC Track

Coral Springs RC Track

Coral Springs RC Track 10500 NW 11th Mnr Coral Springs, Florida With winter lingering heavily over our heads for many of us, this week for Track Tuesdays, we’ll be combating the cold weather worries with a warm South Florida track. …

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Track Tuesdays: Maximus R/C Raceway

Maximus R/C Raceway

  Maximus RC Raceway 647 US-1 York, Maine Only 45 minutes outside of Portland, Maine and an hour and a half outside of Boston, Massachusetts; this week we’ll be taking a look at Maximus RC Raceway in Northern New England. …

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Track Tuesdays: Leisure Hours Raceway

Leisure Hours Raceway

Leisure Hours Raceway 2800 SCHWEITZER ROAD JOLIET, ILLINOIS 60435 Just about an hour outside of Chicago, Track Tuesdays is in Joliet, Illinois to check out Leisure Hours Raceway. Now, don’t be fooled by the name and think LHR is just a …

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Track Tuesdays: Island Raceway & Hobby

Island Raceway & Hobby 1019 Wellwood Ave. Lindenhurst, New York –  Right inside the Empire state, this week’s fix for Track Tuesday brings us to Island Raceway & Hobby in Lindenhurst, New York. Island Raceway sports an indoor off-road raceway as …

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Track Tuesdays: JMW Motorsports Inc. R/C Park

JMW Motorsports Inc. R/C Park

JMW Motorsports Inc. R/C Park 12800 Genito Rd Midlothian, Virginia The last few featured tracks for Track Tuesdays have been quite amazing and interesting with their own unique characteristics, and this week’s track aims for nothing short of the same. To say JMW …

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Track Tuesdays: Trackside Raceway

  Trackside Raceway 3635 N. 124th St. Brookfield, Wisconsin   Just 30 minutes outside of Milwaukee, RCD’s Track Tuesdays is back in good ol’ America for Trackside Raceway in Brookfield, Wisconsin. Finding an RC track that’s open 7 days a …

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Track Tuesdays: Robin Hood Raceway

Robin Hood Raceway

Robin Hood Raceway N53.36861, W1.03162 Blyth, Worksop, Nottinghamshire S81 8EU, UK   Just a skip of a stone across the Atlantic, this week we’re pleased to introduce Robin Hood Raceway in the United Kingdom. RHR is an amazing outdoor complex …

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Track Tuesdays: Fear Farm R/C Raceway

AZRCR at Fear Farm R/C Raceway

Fear Farm R/C Raceway 2209 N 99th Ave Phoenix, Arizona   This week’s Track Tuesday takes us out to warm weather right in the heart of Arizona at Fear Farm R/C Raceway in Phoenix.  Fear Farm features a huge outdoor …

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Track Tuesdays: Dunn Raceway Park

November 17th Dunn Raceway Park

Dunn Raceway Park 209 Dunn Avenue Old Forge, Pennsylvania   Jumping from coast to coast this week, we’ll be checking out Dunn Raceway Park, in Old Forge, Pennsylvania, approximately 2 miles outside of Scranton. DRP is an indoor carpet off-road …

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Track Tuesdays: Tacoma R/C Raceway

November 10th Tacoma RC Raceway

Tacoma R/C Raceway 4802 S Adams St Tacoma, Washington   L ocated in Tacoma, Washington, right outside of Seattle, is the well-stocked and cared for Tacoma R/C Raceway. Open everyday from 10 A.M. to 8 P.M., TRCR is a home track …

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Traxxas Rally

Traxxas Rally

Traxxas has started two major fads in the radio control industry. The first was with monster trucks when they released the nitro powered TMaxx. The second began with the Slash and started the current short course craze that most everyone is obsessed with. Now, it looks like Traxxas is …

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How To: Mount a Body

How To: Mount a Body

Since the beginning of my hobby career, I’ve always spent way too much time on the task of mounting bodies. Over the years, I’ve come up with a number of tips and techniques that have made the job easier, but it never fails …

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Tamiya Wild One

Tamiya Wild One

So many of us who became addicted to this hobby in the 80’s, did so because of a Tamiya vehicle. Mine was the Monster Beetle, but I know several others who got hooked on the Tamiya Wild One. The buggy was sold …

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