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3 Upgrade Ideas Thursday – Traxxas Ford Fiesta ST Rally

Traxxas 1/10 Scale Ford Fiesta ST Rally

I have always been fascinated by full scale rally racing cars. The thought of an overpowered 4WD monster barreling down a windy course barely large enough for the vehicle at ridiculous speeds has always intrigued, and frightened me. I could …

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3 Upgrade Ideas Thursday – Tamiya TT02

Tamiya TT02

I have a soft spot for Tamiya, being the manufacturer of the first RC car kit I ever built (and many more after that). Still to this day they provide many high quality kits in an RTR world with insane …

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Get Into 3D Printing For RC – Vaterra Scale Build Part 1

3D Printing For RC

For many years I have been reading about the wonders of 3D printing and have been salivating at the thought of what this new hobby can do when paired with RC. The printers themselves and supporting material used to have …

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3 Upgrade Ideas Thursday – ECX Circuit Brushed 2WD Stadium Truck

ECX Circuit

ECX is a company that keeps pushing out quality products generally geared for the more beginner hobbyists. The ECX Circuit is no exception, its a tough as nails product that is a blast and comes with everything needed to run …

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3 Upgrade Ideas Thursday – Losi 8IGHT Nitro RTR

Nowadays, entering racing can not be any easier or more cost effective. Losi’s 8IGHT Nitro RTR is probably the best bang for your buck option out on the market today with an RTR price of only $350. The package has …

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3 Upgrade Ideas Thursday – Dromida Monster Truck 4WD RTR

Dromida Monster Truck

You don’t always have to spend big to have a blast in RC. Dromida has constantly been putting out quality vehicles for any budget which tend to be great starter vehicles. While Dromida has a line of high performance brushless …

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3 Upgrade Ideas Thursday – RS4 Sport 3 Drift

RS4 Sport 3 Drift

The HPI RS4 chassis has been around for awhile, but HPI’s most recent iteration of the chassis features both killer looks and great improvements. My favorite version is the newer Mustang RTR driven by none other than Vaughn Gittin Jr. …

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3 Upgrade Ideas Thursday – Arrma Kraton 6S BLX

Arrma Kraton

The Arrma 8th-scale vehicles are some of the most popular vehicles I see being discussed online and in person. With good reason too, they are some of the fastest and most durable trucks out there and it is no wonder …

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3 Upgrade Ideas Thursday – Vaterra Ascender

Vaterra Ascender

It is always nice to see the scale aspect of our hobby get some love, and Vaterra has always been looking out for us. The Vaterra Ascender was released about a year ago and since then has been a huge …

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Peace, Love, and VW’s – Project MST CMX Type II VW Bus

Project MST CMX

When the Max Speed Technology (MST) CMX was released in January of 2016, I was instantly drawn to its specifications. The rig offered a width and wheelbase that closely aligned to Tamiya CC01 bodies. I could not wait on the …

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3 Upgrade Ideas Thursday – Traxxas Stampede 4×4 Option Parts

Traxxas Stampede 4x4

The Traxxas Stampede holds a place in our hearts as being a fun 2WD monster truck that just about any enthusiast at any skill level can drive. But for those with a little experience under their belt, the Traxxas Stampede 4×4 …

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3 Upgrade Ideas Thursday – ECX Rukus 2wd Monster Truck Options

ECX Rukus

There is nothing like going out for a fun bash session with a 2wd monster truck. They are just fun machines to launch off of jumps, rip across dirt fields with, roost sand and tear up the backyard grass with. …

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3 Upgrade Ideas Thursday – Team Associated B6 2WD Buggy Options

Team Associated B6

Team Associated’s RC10B6 has been developed specifically for alternative surfaces such as turf and carpet and with track rapidly changing to the new surface, the B6 has quickly become the choice vehicle for many racers. The B6 has some subtle …

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3 Upgrade Ideas Thursday – Options for the Arrma Nero

Arrma Nero Upgrades

The Arrma Nero is available in a variety of flavors depending on what type of radio control experience you are looking for. One of those options is a base model Nero without the diff brain option. This Nero model id …

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3 Upgrade Ideas Thursday – RC4WD Krabs parts for the Axial SCX10 II Jeep XJ

RC4WD Krabs Front Bumper

The Axial SCX10 II has been a monstrous hit since its release. The improved platform over its predecessor the SCX10 makes hitting the trails with success easy. Not only is the design of the truck itself outstanding, but Axial really …

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