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RC Engine Reassembly

Now that your engine has been fully dismantled, it's time to replace any worn parts. In my engine all that was required was a new piston and sleeve. Yours may differ. If your engine failed...

RC Engine Teardown

You'll eventually run into an engine that just flat won't run anymore, and if it has a fair bit of sentimental value and/or is expensive to replace, rebuilding it is a viable option. Here's how to do that...

Mod Your Transmitter For LiPo

This article will give you a step by step guide on how to easily modify your existing transmitter to use a LiPo battery

How To Create Gate Markers For Crawling

Gate markers are a commonly used item in competition rock crawling, but few just-for-fun crawler guys even know about them or what they are used for. In competition crawling events, they are used to mark where checkpoints are...

How To Make Body Washers

Tired of your body post punching through that new, freshly painted rc body of yours? This tip is a simple way to help prevent this from happening, which will extend the life of your RC body.

How To Cut Tire Foams

For those who don't know, tire foams are pieces of circular foam that fit into the tire to give it support since most RC tires aren't pneumatic, or filled with air. This is a step by step guide...

How To Store RC Tires

People that are new to the RC hobby may not realize how big of deal it is to store your tires correctly, especially if you are planning on decent performance from them. This article will show you a couple different ways...

How To Store Your RC Car

Storing your car - what's the big deal? What could hurt it while it just sits there, not even being driven? Well, a lot of things can happen to your RC car while it is in storage.

Video: HPI Savage Electronics

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We built the HPI Savage kit and installed custom electronics. Find out what we used in this video.

Video: HPI Savage Bashing

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We take the HPI Savage crawler out for some bashing fun... and blow a tire!

Video Build Series: HPI Savage XS SS Build

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Join us as we build a complete HPI Savage XS SS crawler in this video series.

Video: HPI Savage XS SS Unboxing

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In this exclusive video we unbox a HPI Savage XS SS RC Kit.

Video: Turnigy LiPo Unboxing

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In this exclusive video we unbox a Turnigy LiPo battery.

Video: GForce LiPo Unboxing

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In this exclusive video we unbox a brand new GForce LiPo.

Video: Traxxas TQi RC Transmitter Unboxing

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In this exclusive video we unbox a brand new Traxxas TQi RC Transmitter.

Video: GForce Brushless RC Motor Unboxing

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In this exclusive video we unbox a brand new GForce 2800 kv Brushless RC Motor.

Video: Mystery 80 amp ESC Unboxing

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In this exclusive video we unbox a brand new Mystery 80 amp ESC.

Video: Prepping Your RTR For It's First Run

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Many people purchase ready-to-run (RTR) rc vehicles and expect no tuning requirements. This is not the case, especially before your first run. Though they don't require much pre-run work it is a good idea to make sure...

Video: ECX Boost Unboxing

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In this video we show you an unboxing of a brand new ECX Boost RC buggy.

Video: ECX Boost Pros

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In this video we discuss what we liked about the ECX Boost during our review of this ready to run buggy.

Video: ECX Boost Cons

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In this video we discuss what we didn't like about the ECX Boost during our review of this ready to run buggy.

Video: RC Tire Gluing

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Gluing RC tires is an important part of racing. Many people do not know how to properly glue tires or are too scared to attempt it on their vehicle. We show you how to do it in this exclusive video.