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Old 08-27-2004, 12:56 PM   #1
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i'm looking for a 4wd offroader that is fast and gets along with the sothern arizona sand dunes. it's gotta be nitro. i'm just looking for suggestions on either a buggy or truck. i need to start somewhere...right? thanks a lot.
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Old 08-27-2004, 04:00 PM   #2
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Check out the Hyper 7 PBS PCR edition. Starter box, glow ignitor, tools, fuel bottle, etc...

It doesn't have the greatest radio equipment but it will last for awhile. Great package for the money.
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id go either an HPI RS4 RTR for about 299, which is ready to go. just need fuel, fuel bottle, glow stick, etc.

or my personal recomendation (sp?) would be a tmaxx. it all depends on budget. if there is no budget, than a monster GT, by team associated, or a losi super truck is a good substitute.

but if youre completely new to nitro id stick with the tmaxx. is a pretty capable truck out of the boxx (sorry couldnt resist) and its newbie friendly

if youre looking for somthing 4x4 and fast there are a ton of 4x4 1/8th scale that can be had for a bit more money, by kyosho, OFNA, mugen, or the like.

but for dunes and alot of sand, i think id be like a kid in a candy store with a traxxas t-maxx and a set of dirt hawgs or paddles on

unless you arent new to nitro at all, then it comes down to budget
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