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Old 06-03-2011, 05:50 PM   #1
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Questions?? Upgrades for all-stock Cyclone S

To all experienced RC peeps,

I am planning to just do a few mid-level upgrades on my stock Cyclone S which I primarily use for drifting and some touring. Looking to purchase these items below, would appreciate any kind of feedback since I am new to this hobby.

1) Novak GTB Brushless ESC - Tekin LRP Speedpassion
2) Novak Velociti 4.5R Brushless motor - Tekin LRP

When regards to upgrading servos, what would be the best practical upgrade for servo? Thanks in advance!
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Old 06-04-2011, 02:46 AM   #2
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4.5 motor is no mid level upgrade. If its primarily used for drifting, a 10.5 or 8.5 is good enough. Work on upgrading the drive-train first
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Old 06-04-2011, 05:19 PM   #3
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Would it be cheaper to just by a used Cyclone TC or similar than spend big $$$ upgrading an old shoe
Genuine Upgrades cost big $$$, unless you buy the cheaper brands of parts that are often as soft as butter .

I sold my CycloneS & bought a much nicer(looking) Cyclone TC for only an extra $50 .
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