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Old 10-07-2009, 07:26 PM   #1
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Hey guys, need some input on Futaba and Ko's low profile servos? I've had my larger KO servo 120oz/.07 for years, but I was wondering if people like the low profile over the standard servos? In terms of weight, response, speed and torque? I have seen a lot of the Futaba one's up for sale so I'm leery about the Futaba. It's for my 008 in Trans Am. Thanks for any info.
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Old 10-08-2009, 12:45 AM   #2
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I've been running the Futaba 9550 in touring for years. Never had any issues at all, very happy with the performance.

I'm running low profile because it fits the car better.
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I have had both the KO and the futaba. My Futaba is still going strong even after it's third season.

The KO was a great one as well but I think the Futaba is a touch faster and stronger feeling on the track. I can't remember what the stat's were but I remember doing a few back to backs and like the Futaba better.
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I currently have a KO in my touring car. And it is damn great. Responsive, precise, and durable.

I've also ran a Futaba 9550 and had great results with that servo as well.
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I have both and can't tell the difference between the two. On paper, one has more torque and the other has more speed.
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