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Old 04-20-2017, 01:01 PM   #1
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Default New: Losi Mini 8ight Desert Buggy

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Old 04-20-2017, 03:10 PM   #2
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I've always wanted a mini 8ight...
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Old 04-21-2017, 07:03 AM   #3
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Looks nice! Low price, durable roll cage, (fully) aluminum shocks (unlike the buggy and truggy) we will see how it is!
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Old 04-22-2017, 06:56 PM   #4
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The buggy/truggy have aluminum shocks. These are just a different color I think.
I agree, this looks nice. I like that they're using the longer M8T chassis.
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Old 05-04-2017, 02:06 PM   #5
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It looks very nice, hopefully the roll cage is durable. I'll probably pick one of these up once the initial issues have been adressed, and once reviews pop up. Seems like it's solved some of the problems the mini 8ight and mini 8ight t had. Like the weak power systems, and .5mod gears. Next is an MT and SCT.

If they do make an MT, it should have the short buggy chassis, and wide truggy arms. like an arrma outcast or tekno mt40, but in 1/14. it could be a mini stunt truck!
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I hope they update the buggy with the diffs and truggy steering rack
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Old 06-14-2017, 07:25 AM   #7
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Does anybody know when these will be available?
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Old 06-14-2017, 06:53 PM   #8
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Early July according to Losi.
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Old 06-14-2017, 07:26 PM   #9
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Someone on eBay just put one up for sale, never ran before but with M8 buggy wheels and tires. Maybe he got a hold of the body and the truggy chassis, put them together and boom, M8 DB
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Yep. Looks like the guy on eBay got ahold of the body, but the rest is a truggy/buggy mix.
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Yeah, definitely did not look like the DB chassis. Looks like you will be able to get the body mounts for the Truggy and put them on the DB. I hope that's the case as I like the Truggy body a little better. Can't wait until this thing comes out!
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Yeah, definitely did not look like the DB chassis. Looks like you will be able to get the body mounts for the Truggy and put them on the DB. I hope that's the case as I like the Truggy body a little better. Can't wait until this thing comes out!
The truggy body would look really weird on the DB because it uses the shorter buggy arms, driveshafts, links. Besides, the whole point of the DB is kind of the looks lol.
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Where can I get Lipo's for this buggy
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Old 06-20-2017, 01:22 PM   #14
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anywhere else you get LiPos lol. Hobbyking, amazon, sometimes even LHS. anything 1700-2200 mAh should work.
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Now Horizon saying mid July on these. It's killing me because I'm getting back into RC and can't wait! Look like it might be worth the wait though.
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