Blade 450 demonstration at 2011 NRHSA Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Remote control car demonstration at 2011 NRHSA Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada.
4x4 Jumping Helicopter
Traxxas Slash 4x4 jumping over a hovering rc heli at the 2011 NRHSA Exp.
  E-flite EMX
Flying the E-flite UMX Beast at an Ice Gator game.

Have a sucessful first flight with the Blade Chroma

11/05/2015 | 0 Comments | posted by Melissa & Jeremy Truxillo

Our friends at Horzion Hobby have made some really great videos to help you have a sucessful first flight with the Blade Chroma.  

Your First Flight

Compas Calibration

Accekerometer Calibration

Led Light Codes

Fligh Modes


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Make your R/C body stronger

3/14/2013 | 4 Comments | posted by Melissa & Jeremy Truxillo

Here is a little tip on how to stop your R/C bodies from cracking or breaking. You can also use this method to repair a cracked body. If you bash, you can do the whole body if you’d like. If you race, you will probably only want to do certain sections to save weight.

 First you will need Shoe goo which we have at Big Boy Toys and Hobbies. It sells for $6.99. Second you will need dry wall tape found at any big box hardware store, I like the thin kind.

Step 1 -Take your body and place some dry wall tape where you would like to make the body stronger.

Step 2 - Take the Shoe goo and you finger and rub it over the dry wall tape. When you are happy about the way it looks, let it dry.

Now you are ready to bash/race with a much stronger body. The shoe goo will come off your hand after in dries in a few minutes.

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Charging your ECX or ProBoat RTR

1/05/2013 | 1 Comments | posted by Melissa & Jeremy Truxillo

For all of our customers who picked up the new waterproof ECX vehicles or Proboat RTR boats that come with the quick charger in the box, this video is for you. It gives you tips on how to charge your battery with the included charger and first time use. Worth the watch!

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