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Old 04-28-2009, 02:33 PM   #1
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I am looking to get a truggy, and let's just say I had $800 to get either:

Truggy
Tuned pipe
2 servos

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Motor
Bump box



I already have an LRP Spec 3 broken in, so a motor is not necessary, plus I have an Ace servo I would throw on the throttle.


What would go with and why, given this price limit/part requirements?
Also, what websites would you get them at?
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Losi 8T 2.0,

Novarossi n21b limited edition,

Dynamite 086 pipe,

Hitec 7955 steering servo, and use your ace for throttle,

Ofna truggy start starter box.

That LRP will be a fuel hog. The nova will get tons better milage and make plenty of power.

http://carolinasrc.com/Webstore/Scri...dProduct=12087
http://carolinasrc.com/Webstore/Scri...?idproduct=727
http://carolinasrc.com/Webstore/Scri...idproduct=3624
http://carolinasrc.com/Webstore/Scri...idproduct=4845
http://carolinasrc.com/Webstore/Scri...idproduct=9980

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$75.00 - 149.99
$5.00
RCAPR95

$150.00 - 229.99
$12.50
RCAPR912

$230.00 - 849.99
$25.00
RCAPR925

$850.00 +
$75.00
RCAPR975

Subtotal $1,022.95

Discount $75

Total $947.95
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"That LRP will be a fuel hog"


^^^^^MASSIVE understatement lol, am only getting ~7 minutes of bashing in in my MGT, only run maybe 3 tanks in a day with it, on the weekends, couldn't afford the gas if I ran it much more .


Also, $800 is my ABOSLUTE top, but I switched the 2.0 to the 1.0, and now I just need to find something to bump the total up $28.
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D8T $419, you choose the rest just run the mill you have and run a small venturi in it that is what I would do as I dont do .28's but they arent bad motors at all I had 1 of them in my MT days. I also suggest the 7955 for steering other than that it on you. And you still got dam near $300 for what ever else you need and the truggy just came out like a week ago and its awesome.
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"That LRP will be a fuel hog"


^^^^^MASSIVE understatement lol, am only getting ~7 minutes of bashing in in my MGT, only run maybe 3 tanks in a day with it, on the weekends, couldn't afford the gas if I ran it much more .


Also, $800 is my ABOSLUTE top, but I switched the 2.0 to the 1.0, and now I just need to find something to bump the total up $28.
If you are looking at a 1.0 I have a roller I would sell ya. PM on it's way in a min.
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Or go D8T, bump box, Nova, servo, leaves ~$90 for fuel.
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