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How To – Servo and Servo Horn Replacement

By Axial on Nov 18, 2017
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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
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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
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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
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  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
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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
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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


LIPO SAFETY 4 AXIALFEST2016

By Axial on Jul 11, 2016
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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
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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


SCX10™ Wheelbase Compatibility Guide

By AR on Nov 03, 2015
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Far to often, questions about the differences between each of the SCX10 vehicles arise, especially surrounding wheelbase and body options. Questions such as “is this body compatible with that chassis?” or “which link kit should I order?” and so on. … more


Crawler Setup – Key Elements

By Axial on Oct 19, 2015
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Whether your idea of competition is attending a national championship or one-upping your friend at the local park, getting your rock crawler dialed in for top performance is an obvious plus. Out of the box, your Axial vehicle is setup for … more