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Old 02-27-2011, 07:48 PM
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SO I JUST PICKED THIS UP AT THE ANNUAL OFF ROAD SWAPMEET TODAY PLANNING ON DOIN A THREAD
BEEN OUT THE RC GAME FOR QUIT SOME TIME! FOR A REASON $$ IT CAN GET QUITE SPENDY
ANYWAYS I GOT THIS FROM A GUY WHO APPARENTLY DIDNT WANT IT..
BRAND NEW NEVER USED SO I TOOK IT OFF HIS HANDS REAL QUICK
I WOULDVE NEVER PURCHASED A USED ONE SO I WAS HAPPY TO FIND THIS BRAND NEW AT A MUCH DISCOUNTED PRICE ANYWAYS ILL WILL BE GETTING VIDEO OF BREAK IN, MAINTAINING AND BURNING THE WHEELS OFF THIS TURKEY SO HERE ARE SOME FRESH PIX STRAIGHT OUT THE BOX!!
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Old 02-27-2011, 07:52 PM
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Very Nice. Keep us Updated!!
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Old 02-27-2011, 08:15 PM
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Nice. I have a SC8 as well, stock motor is ok, you can run the crap out of them. I swapped a Novarossi FMS into mine, it hauls arse. Have fun with it, they are fun. The stock tires have almost no traction, but they make you drive it.

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I have an sc8 and love it....Have a blast man they are alot of fun to drive!!!!!!!!!!Just wish the snow would go away where i live.....
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Old 02-27-2011, 08:38 PM
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I have one also as shown in my sig. But the bodies are beat up. IDk if I wanna pay 100 dollars for one. 40 or 50 dollars maybe.
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Look at Mx51's avatar. He painted the monster emblem by hand. Get a clear body and make it yours.
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Old 02-27-2011, 11:47 PM
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I have a SC8. I ran it at the local track mabey 2 times and parked it. No one races them here. I just bought an RC8B and stole the servos and engine from the truck. I should sell it to some one who'll want it.
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Old 02-28-2011, 06:06 PM
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Default pro starter took a dump

well thanks for looking guys!!
does anyone know if there is any other way of starting this thing??
the pro starter took a crap the first day the gears are messed up im assuming
although i did get it to start a couple times before it did

anyways im not worried about a custom body to tear up just yet

it also came with an extra body the BLACK ONE it is super awesome i think its the best one EVER!! It is a FASTAID.ORG body
FAST Aid is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing financial, educational and personal assistance to injured racers, support teams and their families as well as ensures the necessary support is in place to complete a thorough recovery and rehabilitation from motor sports racing incidents.

anyways especially to me cause the graphics are dedicated to the 8 people who lost there life and the many injured at the California 200 Off road race
which i normally attend only just a short trip from my house..
so its unique for sure
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Originally Posted by Tdiddy View Post
I have a SC8. I ran it at the local track mabey 2 times and parked it. No one races them here. I just bought an RC8B and stole the servos and engine from the truck. I should sell it to some one who'll want it.
how much you wan??
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a starter box is the only way to start these things...i am NOT a fan of the hand held starters unless that is the only choice (like on a hpi savage).

I have a dynamite starter box i am using for mine...it works ok, i know there are better ones out there.

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Originally Posted by mx51 View Post
I have an sc8 and love it....Have a blast man they are alot of fun to drive!!!!!!!!!!Just wish the snow would go away where i live.....
Snow? I don't let the snow stop me! That is when they are the most fun!!!

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Snow? I don't let the snow stop me! That is when they are the most fun!!!

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Actually he's just whining because he needs to break in the new motor he got for it. It hasn't gotten much above freezing for a while. I think he should put the pro motor in in and play...
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I got one too.. Fun truck.. The bodies don't last long though..

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ykzHGVUDOn4

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UXlfbYhAUgM

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JjNOlz-3Kek

Etc..


Since running it the last time I've put in a heavier rear sway bar - on the assumption that it will make it less roll-y and top-heavy looking through the curves, as well as some Big Bore shocks from an RC8B.. Hope to test soon.. Am also thinking of trying a new Losi 454 in it...



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what wt. oil and springs are you running in the big bores? I just put some on mine as well, with the stock springs and 25 wt.

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