Category Archives: Getting started

Building an R/C Kit: Decals and Final Assembly

Building an R/C Kit: Decals and Final Assembly

The fourth and final part of the Tamiya “The Grasshopper” build series. I will openly admit that I pushed this final segment of my Tamiya Grasshopper build off as much as possible. It’s not that I didn’t want to see this buggy completed, I just didn’t want the experience to end. Common sense finally won… Continue Reading

R/C Buyer’s Guide: 1/10 Scale Trail Vehicles

R/C Buyer’s Guide: 1/10 Scale Trail Vehicles

Exploring the Scale R/C Landscape There’s no doubt that one of the hottest areas of the R/C hobby has been, and continues to be, the “scaler” scene. While the term may be a bit misleading (if not confusing), “scaler” refers to a radio-controlled vehicle that may be of the mid-to-small-scale variety, but it includes details… Continue Reading

Building an R/C Kit: Final Chassis Assembly

Building an R/C Kit: Final Chassis Assembly

Part three of the Tamiya “The Grasshopper” build series. Sad to say, but I’m nearing the end of my first official radio-controlled car build. I can’t begin to say how much fun I’ve had with this project and what an experience it’s been seeing a vehicle come together from a pile of parts. After hearing… Continue Reading

Building an R/C Car Kit: Testing and Installing Electronics

Building an R/C Car Kit: Testing and Installing Electronics

Part two of the Tamiya “The Grasshopper” build series. The build continues! My Tamiya “The Grasshopper” 1/10 buggy is slowly taking shape after our first build segment and now it’s time to dive into the electronics. No matter the vehicle type, the electronics system on any radio-controlled model is the heartbeat. For step two of… Continue Reading

0 0items

Your shopping cart is empty.

Items/Products added to Cart will show here.