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Old 03-27-2019, 05:36 AM
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Originally Posted by Eastside777 View Post
I have a D8T / D817T Hybrid and it runs just as good as any of the other Truggys in my opinion. It still has The D8T front end and chassis but has the D817T rear and diffs as well as the new hard arms. I use the base set up for the D817T as my set up and It runs very good. I don't race it all that often but when I do I feel it's very competitive.
would you be able to provide me with more details of this hybrid conversion you did. i have a D8T in route that would be fun converting to a D817T as much as i can. Thanks in advance
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Old 04-28-2019, 08:21 AM
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I am running a D8T and the original 133mm rear cva dogbones pop out from the outdrives for every big jump with the droop issue.

Can the

E817T 135mm Rear CVA Dogbone

fit the D8T without changing the arms?
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Old 04-28-2019, 10:21 AM
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yes in the rear.
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Old 04-28-2019, 07:17 PM
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yes in the rear.
Thanks for your info!
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Does anyone know what it would take to fit the jconcepts finisher D817t body on the D8T?
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Taller front body mounts are usually all that is needed.... back in the day I had used some losi truggy mounts to fit different bodies, a friend of mine is currently using associated front mounts to fit different body on his D817TE.
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