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How To: Add A Reverse Light

By AR on Jun 03, 2016
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If you like scale or just want to add a cool feature, you can add this simple reverse light to your rig. You will need some wire and a bulb. There are many places you can find this, Radio Shack usually … more


Night Photography Tips

By AR on May 13, 2016
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Night Photography Tips Words and Photos by Ian Coble Trying to shoot photos of your RC car can be a daunting task. Often times, still photos look static and boring with no sense of motion or action to engage your … more


1985 627 LIAZ SCX10 RALLY TRUCK CUSTOM BUILD – PART 2

By AR on Apr 20, 2016
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Words by: Maarten Van Praag Part 2: Preparation for build: If preparation and research play an important role when purchasing and building regular kits, definitely multiply your effort when building something custom. The very first thing after my decision to build … more


Cool Bonus Accessories on Axial Parts Trees

By AR on Apr 06, 2016
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Words and photos by Tony Phalen All RC kits that require you to build them have multiple parts trees that have been injection molded with different types of plastics. Sometimes, after your kit is completely assembled, you might end up … more


1985 627 LIAZ SCX10 RALLY TRUCK CUSTOM BUILD – PART 1

By AR on Feb 29, 2016
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Words by: Maarten Van Praag The beginning: The very first seed of this story was planted, kind of accidentally, three decades ago. It was sometime in the early eighties during the times of Eastern European Communism and the Cold War. It … more


Installing a Snow Plow on Your SCX10

By AR on Feb 25, 2016
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Words and photos by Tony Phalen Being a SoCal native, I’ve never had a reason to build a RC vehicle with a snow plow attachment. After a move to Connecticut back in 2013, it occurred to me why a slew … more


How To Make an AXIALFEST Swag Bag Soft Top

By AR on Feb 16, 2016
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AXIALFEST2015 Swag Bag Soft Top Words and Photos by Matthew ‘Skeeno’ Soileau Do you have a swag bag laying around from AXIALFEST2015 that you aren’t quite sure what to do with?  I have a project for you that you can … more


Custom Build: SCX10 DAKAR RALLY TRUCK by LEO WORKSHOP

By AR on Jan 28, 2016
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Custom Build: SCX10™ DAKAR RALLY TRUCK by LEO WORKSHOP Words: Rodney Wills Build Photos: Zoltan Cisk of Leo Workshop I’ve always liked the DAKAR Rally and especially the big trucks and motorcycles competing in the event. I’ve personally competed in … more


Jeep Comanche with Camper

By Axial Staff on Jan 06, 2016
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  There’s no denying the scale scene when it comes creativity and 1:1 to scale xeroxability. Especially in some instances were a mere double take is simply not enough to confirm nor deny whether a vehicle is a full size … more


CANNONDALE BICYCLES USES AXIAL RIGS FOR DOWN TIME ENTERTAINMENT

By AR on Dec 20, 2015
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For the annual Cannondale Sales meeting, the group wanted to do something fun during dinner after spending the day shredding the upcoming new mountain bike models in the mountains of Northern Utah. The Cannondale crew created a modular crawler course that required … more