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Old 06-28-2009, 08:16 PM
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OK i am looking at buying at Kyosho St-R and a local guy is getting out of the hobby and he wants to sell everything..soo....

his str comes RTR without radio and receiver but other then that everything comes on it.

it comes with a Go-Tech Motor??

he just got it this year from one of his friends?? idk how old it is..but when he put it together this year it was very clean..and he has yet to break it....

my step dad just bought one with a v-spec for 400...so i am thinking 250??? somewhere in there??idk help me out!!
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Old 06-28-2009, 09:43 PM
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Well, it's a generation old, so you should get it for a very reasonable price. It came out in early 2006, so it's going on three years old. The chassis is shorter, it has smaller shocks and the weight distribution is slightly rearward of the current truggies, but it should get you around the track just fine. I don't think the engine adds much to the value because who knows what kind of use its had, but if they didn't run it until recently, then it could be in good shape. The servos only add to the price if they're high-speed with metal gears. Standard plastic gear servos can be used until they blow-up, but they don't add to the price. You're think in the right price range. I wouldn't go any higher. You can pick up fairly clean ST-RR for aroudn that price with no engine or radio gear.

http://cgi.ebay.com/Kyosho-ST-RR-Tru...mZ290326117557

http://cgi.ebay.com/kyosho-st-rr-tru...mZ230351943293

http://cgi.ebay.com/Kyosho-ST-RR-str...mZ180372792727

Here's a couple that recently sold for reference:

http://cgi.ebay.com/Kyosho-STR-R-ful...mZ180371113778

http://cgi.ebay.com/kyosho-strr-str-...mZ140326805478
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Thanks that helps alot i thought it was a good price but idk he is gunna call me tomorrow so we can figure it out..Thanks Alot for the Info
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Yea I got my st-rr for 385 but it came with 2 150 dollar servos. I was very pleased. That was also quite a while back when they were worth a little more.

And it came with 6 brand new sets of tires (were still in package) and 2 brand new bodies.

Put a v-spec in that bad boy and it roars. Coulda had a st-rr
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