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Coolest Remote Control Car

It’s logical that the coolest remote control car would be one of the newest remote controlled cars. So it makes sense that my vote would go for the Traxxas XO-1, the first RC car out of the box to go over 100 MPH. It’s not just the speed and the looks that make this RC […]

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Why is Hobby Grade RC the Best?

When you are looking to buy an RC car or Truck for you or as a gift it’s best to skip over the selection at your local Walmart, Target or Radio Shack and head onto your local hobby shop here’s why: The two trucks above are the same scale. One will cost you around $50 […]

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iPad controlled Spy Tank

Today Brookstone released it’s Spy Tank that you can control with iOS devices. It’s a lot like the Parrot Drone only it can’t fly. On the upside you’ll probably have to replace less parts, and you won’t have to worry about the system glitching on a tank to the point where it flies away and […]

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Traxxas Summit Pulling a Wagon

Last Year we hooked the emaxx up to our wagon We gave the summit a try at pulling the wagon and here’s a snippet of how it went.

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Pairing the Traxxas link

The 2.4 ghz Traxxas radio systems are easy to pair, you just need to have some directions. So here they are: Press and hold the transmitter’s SET button as you turn it on. Press and hold the receiver’s LINK button as you power up your model, then wait for the transmitter’s and receiver’s status LEDs […]

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Watts Up Meter

I just got the watts up meter the other day and it’s a very helpful tool. For RC it an electric gas tank of sorts, keeping you aware of the lowest your battery voltage has gotten and how many amp and watt hours you’ve used. The watts up meter is fairly large so you probably […]

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Green RC

It’s really not hard to go green with your rc cars and trucks and it’s not much more of an expense. Plus you know you can charge wherever you are at. Chances are that you have a 12 volt charger, rather than pouring $60 on a 12 volt power supply, think about buying a 12 […]

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Traxxas 1/16 E-Revo VXL

50 MPH Standing Backflips Very Tough Weather Proof Low maintenance Cost @ 1/16 Scale Takes 1/10 Scale Tires and Wheels Every time I drive the 1/16 scale E-Revo VXL it becomes my favorite RC car again. It’s power to size ratio is unequaled to any car I’ve every driven. So much that it can do […]

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Traxxas E-Revo

Here are some highlights of the Traxxas E-REVO. Duel Vented Battery Compartments Low Center of Gravity Inline Shocks Awesome Body with Fin- Like formula 1 Vehicle The Traxxas E-Revo was probably the first breakthrough for the Traxxas R&D department in years. It was the first to sport inline shocks. They’ve taken that chassis and reused […]

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Traxxas Spartan

Perhaps few RC vehicles have gotten a bad wrap for never coming out than the Traxxas Spartan boat. That’s right, the traxxas titan is now the Traxxas Spartan. The boat was supposed to come out some time in the summer of 2010, a logical time for a boat. Now Traxxas’ has been delayed for months, […]

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