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Old 06-21-2011, 02:19 PM
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Originally Posted by 8ightRider View Post
I guess Im a big worried because I use to run a gas XR Works mugen with a 3hp motor and that thing would FLYYYYYY, couldn't keep the front end down on a turn cause it had so much power.

Suppose I'm just scared because I've never seen an electric 1/8 scale car and am worried it wont be very fast.


That made me chuckle a little


I think you'll find the amount of speed/power adequate.

If you are running on loose dirt, traction will definately be your issue above anything else, even on 4S.
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Old 06-21-2011, 11:52 PM
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So I ended up picking up a Thunder Power 50c 5200mah battery...Things a hella expensive but says it puts out 260a of continuous power sooo should be worth it...Debating on picking up 1 more TP maybe a 45c but will wait till I get the car and check it all out.
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