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Old 02-23-2009, 10:03 AM   #1
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Default HELP CONVERT MY LOSI 8IGHT BUGGY

JUST NEED SOME SUGGESTIONS ON WHAT ESC+MOTOR COMBO WOULD BE BEST FOR MY 1/8 SCALE LOSI 8IGHT BUGGY. ANY SUGGESTIONS WOULD BE GREATLY APPRECIATED.
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Old 02-23-2009, 10:11 AM   #2
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JUST NEED SOME SUGGESTIONS ON WHAT ESC+MOTOR COMBO WOULD BE BEST FOR MY 1/8 SCALE LOSI 8IGHT BUGGY. ANY SUGGESTIONS WOULD BE GREATLY APPRECIATED.
This one:

http://www.amainhobbies.com/product_...ducts_id/32919

Use the Losi conversion, get a decent 4-6S battery, and you're off and running.
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is this better tan the losi set up?
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Which conversion kit are you using?
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I have not really started just getting ideas first. i am not really familiar with electric? i need suggestions for conv. kit too.
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i just read that castle creations is coming out with a $99 conversion kit for the losi 8ight.
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I believe that one will require two separate battery packs, unless they changed their design. It could be a few months or more until you see these on the shelves.
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