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Old 07-01-2003, 12:43 PM   #1
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Hey guys
I am quite tired of the good ol' Stratus body

has anyone tried any other bodies that are just as good?.. e.g , HPI bodies?

I am looking for a new body which has a great balance and at the same time, looks nice


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Old 07-01-2003, 01:18 PM   #2
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There are other bodies made by Proline/Protoform other than the stratus body. I like the PL/PF bodies because they are a little stiffer than the HPI bodies. And if you are driving a TC3, the HPI bodies are not moulded for the TC3 wheelbase and don't fit right on the TC3.
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Old 07-01-2003, 01:21 PM   #3
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but hte thing with proline/ protoform bodies is that they all look quite the same?... (maybe thats the only shape that works best?)
HPI bodies have other cool bodies such as the RX7, NSX, Porsche...etc...

i run a mugen so its fine
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Old 07-01-2003, 02:53 PM   #4
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I've tried the kyosho nsx and it works good. Lots of front and rear downforce. The new hpi nsx looks to be very similar as well.

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I've tried the opel astra made by protoform, plenty of rear downforce and turns tight in and out of corners, the volvo s60, stable as a stratus but tends to push out of the corners, and finaly decide to ditch my sedan bodies and put a lola on my mtx 3, the best handling body while increasing top speed.
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