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Old 10-10-2009, 12:09 PM   #16
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The Hyper9 is a really cool buggy. I believe the Mugen to be of better quality. I have only seen one or two Hyper9's on the track, like I said, they look really cool and appear to handle just as well as any other buggy on the market. There are plenty of MBX-6 buggies around and they are amazing buggies.
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Old 10-10-2009, 12:58 PM   #17
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Hyper 9 is a cooler car. The have worked out most of the kinks finally. The GL version is pretty hard to beat, the 17 super big bores with 4mm shafts are the best shocks out, dont follow the herd be the nerd with the Hyper
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Old 10-10-2009, 01:01 PM   #18
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If you did go with the mugen over the hyper 9 ( I wouldn't) then you might want to consider the tamiya 801x instead. It handles like a mugen style wise, but does it better. it is a bit heavy , but I think that helps it actually.
The 801x handles like the X5R, nothing like the 6.
I really cant find any good reason to choose the hyper 9 over mbx6.
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The Mugen can be set up to handle just about any way you want. You have to work on the setup though.
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Old 10-11-2009, 03:26 AM   #20
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why not Xray's 808 or kyosho's MP9 ?
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probaly because they are the 2 most expensive buggies on the market
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