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Old 08-21-2005, 07:09 PM   #1
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HI, I'm looking at getting into 1/8 buggies.We don't have a formal track for racing on at present, so this may help with your feedback. In Australia, I am able to purchase a PBS Pro rtr kit that has the 8p 2.7hp motor in it,fully built and radio installed.Like I say, it won't see serious competition, but any help with pro's or cons appreciated. I do have budget /time restraints so something like the mbx5p or special 2 is out of the question.Thanks
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Old 09-07-2005, 12:36 AM   #2
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hi,well hyper 7 is a good choice (yes I own 1),lots of room for upgrades...plenty of power,i am aloso the same time and money play a big part in my hobby but make do as i can,pcr is great,pivot ball suspension is tough as combined with good tyres of cource,long throw shocks,i coulld keep goingyou have to think about parts availability,good keep it cleanish,and it will go well.this is a simple but good buggy add to much stuff ,...add problems
i have a m8 with savage ,3 spd 4 w/steer picco .26 goes nuts .....when it oes.,meanwhile ive done 3 tanks.good luck with your buggy!
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Old 09-07-2005, 05:40 AM   #3
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get new servos. the stock ones are crud. 40 oz-in of torque isn't for a 7.6 lb buggy
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