mAh Per Mile – The Quest To Determine Run Time

By Greg Vogel on Dec 26, 2017

If you’ve ever sat around the campfire at an RC event or perhaps camped out with some buddies on an epic multi-day RC trail adventure, you may have heard the tale of “mAh Per Mile.” As the tale goes, a … more

Axial Radio System Cheat Sheet

By Greg Vogel on Dec 18, 2017

A radio control transmitter should be a device used to control the fun of your vehicle and never the device that controls you and scares you away from using your machine. The transmitters that come with Axial Ready To Run … more

How To – Servo and Servo Horn Replacement

By Axial on Nov 18, 2017

The steering system on a full-size off-road vehicle takes a lot of abuse. It is the same with RC. Whether you’re driving fast over bumps and jumps with an Yeti or crawling over rocks with an SCX10 II or doing … more

Trail Time Never Ends – Installing LED’s For The Daylight Savings Switch

By Greg Vogel on Nov 03, 2017

Two times a year something called Daylight Savings Time really messes with me and so many others. Sure there is a good side of some additional sleep in the Fall, but that kick back in Spring is really like a … more

New To RC – Deadbolt Box To Backyard Guide

By Greg Vogel on Oct 30, 2017

Starting your RC adventure is easy with any Axial ready to run kit. Here we’re going to show you just how easy it is. In only the time it takes to charge your battery, we’ll show you how to get … more

How To – Program Your ESC For NiMH Batteries

By Axial on Oct 25, 2017

  Axial’s Ready-to-Run (RTR) vehicles are true hobby-grade products and, as such, they use sophisticated electronic components. One of the primary advantages to such high-tech gear is adjustability and an area of adjustability includes battery type. Axial’s electronic speed controls (ESCs) … more

What’s Your Scale Trail Name?

By AR on Jun 12, 2017

Words: Rodney “GCRad1″ Wills What’s your Scale Trail Name? How I got mine and and how to you get yours. For me, I’ve been 2RAD, RAD, RAD1 since 1983. Later in life, GCRad1 on the digital forum walls of social media. Through … more

mAh Per Mile – Part 1 – Formulating the formula

By Tony Phalen on Jun 09, 2017

There’s one question we hear a lot – how far will your rig go on one battery? To find the answer, we’ve created a little formula; “mAh Per Mile.” In Part-1 of this series, we break down the ‘how far … more


By Axial on Jul 11, 2016

Let’s talk about LIPO-SAFETY-4-AXIALFEST2016! We will be in a camp ground with lots of wood, in the middle of the woods! Wood burns and burns fast! The Fire Department is 10 miles away. You will have 1000+ Neighbors within a … more

Rock Racing Setup – Key Elements

By Axial on Dec 16, 2015

Rock racing combines rock crawling with off-road racing, and yet, it’s so incredibly different than either. It’s more brash and intense than technical rock crawling and it’s more about sudden bursts of speed than wide-open off-road racing. As such, setting … more