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Old 10-02-2010, 10:14 PM
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This is the all the stats I could find while truggy shopping. I did the conversions on my iPhone and thought it might help some people out. Some numbers are rounded off and sometimes I averaged numbers. My sources were Overdrive RC, Absolute Hobbies, and Xray's site. If anyone sees any incorrect info or holes in the info please let me know! I have no biased on this info just looked it up for myself and thought I would share with my community. Just a friendly stats outline.


Mugen Seiki Racing, MBX6T

Weight}8.82 lbs. (4000g)
WheelBase}14.76" (373~378mm)
Width}17.05" (433mm)
Gear Ratio}16.28:1 [Final]




Hot Bodies, D8T

Weight}9 lbs.
Wheelbase}15" (380.5~383.5mm)
Width}15.94" (405mm)
Length}20.87" (530mm)




Team Associated, RC8T CE

Weight}9.3 lbs. (4230g)
Wheelbase}14.8" (375mm)
Width}16.1" (410mm)
Length}22" (555mm)
Gear Ratio}4.30:1




X-Ray, XT8

Weight}8.71 lbs.(3952g) [RTR] 4.99 lbs. (2262g) [Roller]
Wheelbase}14.37" (363~367mm)
Width}16.81" (422~433mm)
Length}22.05" (560mm)
Gear Ratio}4.30:1




Team Losi, 8ight-T 2.0

Weight}8.50 lbs. (3855g)
Wheelbase}14.93-15.09" (379~383mm)
Width}16.375" (415.9mm)
Length}22.075" (560mm)




O'Donnell Racing, Z01-T

Weight}??
Wheelbase}14.5" (375mm)
Width}16.5" (420mm)
Length}23" (585mm)
Height}8" (205mm)

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this helped me out man. thx alot. what did u end up getting and why?
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Not buying for a month or 2 there are a couple new models rumored to come out and I'm waiting to see how they look.
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Originally Posted by Do-Over View Post
Not buying for a month or 2 there are a couple new models rumored to come out and I'm waiting to see how they look.
What new Truggy's are you reffering to?
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the only truggy I KNOW of coming out soon is the O'donnell z01t SG...but its still the same truck but just with hopups on it!
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I couldnt wait for the saposid new trucks so i bought a losi 8ight t 2.0
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I know the SG is supposed to come out and I've "heard" about 1 at the beginning of next year. But was just a rumor. (Swore I wouldn't say a word, and I keep my word) We'll see. I'm happy with my AE and might just buy the kit but I'm gonna be patient and see what happens.
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Originally Posted by Do-Over View Post
I know the SG is supposed to come out and I've "heard" about 1 at the beginning of next year. But was just a rumor. (Swore I wouldn't say a word, and I keep my word) We'll see. I'm happy with my AE and might just buy the kit but I'm gonna be patient and see what happens.
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Originally Posted by hookem34 View Post
What new Truggy's are you reffering to?
Serpent is coming out soon.
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Originally Posted by deadmancourt View Post
the only truggy I KNOW of coming out soon is the O'donnell z01t SG...but its still the same truck but just with hopups on it!
it a completely new truggy basically, more changes than people think
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Originally Posted by deadmancourt View Post
the only truggy I KNOW of coming out soon is the O'donnell z01t SG...but its still the same truck but just with hopups on it!
the odonnell truggy is not the same truck with just hop-ups.. it is based off the sg buggy plateform... so there is many many changes to it.. compare the original z01b to the sg.. you will see all the changes we have made..
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I can't wait to see it. I finally quit pestering the Z01T thread. I read the whole thing thru the other day and saw where I had asked like 4-5 times. I didn't even realize it. I like AE but I'm always open to new things!
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How do the Length and Width affect these in any experienced person's opinion? I would assume longer would be more stable but not turn as sharp. I assume width is the same. Wider = more stable but don't turn as sharp. I've driven lighter trucks than mine and I really liked the light weight just not sure how the Length and Width would fit in...

Also... Anyone got a weight on the OD.? I haven't found it yet. Not the new one the one for my chart.
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Is the team associated really that heavy? Or is that weight including something that the other truggy's are not? Don't understand why it wouldn't weigh more in line with the other ones.
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I pulled those weights right off Absolute's site and everywhere else I've looked shows the same. I weighed my RTR the other day race ready and it was 10.25lbs. but the RTR has a heavier chassis and some stamped aluminum parts.... Also... my old fish scales may be off a little.
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