Recommended Traxxas X-Maxx Upgrades

Recommended Traxxas X-Maxx Upgrades

There is no doubt the Traxxas X-Maxx is a beast of a truck, but even the biggest trucks can benefit from a few well picked upgrades. The X-Maxx is no exception and in this post we’ll look at some of the most recommended Traxxas X-Maxx upgrades according to RCTalk readers. We’ll be looking at a…

Jeep Tuber project by NCNitro

Jeep Tuber project by NCNitro

It doesn’t matter if you’re into scale RC’s or not, the Jeep Tuber project from our very own NCNitro is one that most anyone will appreciate. Hand made from 3/16 steel rod, mig welded then powder coated with a satin chrome. Along with custom made wheels and complete interior – this Jeep Tuber is truly…

How to break-in a RC nitro engine

I have seen a number of discussions that showcase stories of someone who didn’t think they needed to break in the engine before bashing their nitro RC car. Wrong! Those people couldn’t be more mistaken. It literally only takes a couple hours and five tanks of gas, depending on your specific nitro engine and brand….

Needed tools for the RC newbie

Whether you are new to nitro RC, or rock crawlers, or any other type of radio controlled madness, you are going to need to have some tools handy. For most in the RC hobby, fixing and upgrading their toys is half the fun (if not more!). I have compiled a list of mostly must-have tools…

Getting Started in RC Rock Crawling

It’s a guy thing: we want toys that can conquer stuff. That’s just the way it is. There are several routes to get there, and RC rock crawling is one of them. But what if you know nothing about the hobby and have no clue where to start? Well, I aim to help you out…

Traxxas Stampede saves 6 lives

While just about everyone of us use our R/C’s for enjoyment purposes, Staff Sgt. Christopher Fessenden also used his Traxxas Stampede equipped with a wireless video camera which was given to him by this brother Ernie to search for mprovised Explosive Devices (or IED’s). Fessenden had loaned the truck to a group of soldiers who…

R/C airplane flies over NYC

Check out this recently posted video on YouTube of a group taking an R/C airplane on a flight over NYC and the Statue of Liberty. The team decided to do the flight without any prior permission from any authorities. There seem to be a lot of mixed opinions about the video, while very impressive, some…

Horizon H-Cell 2.0 hydrogen fuel cell

Horizon Fuel Cell Technologies begin shipments of the world’s first miniaturized hydrogen fuel cells and refueling stations for use in R/C cars. Named “H-Cell 2.0”, the unique hobby-scale fuel cell power kit replicates the function of real-scale zero emission hydrogen power trains being developed by the world’s leading automotive manufacturers. The hybrid power kit is…