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  1. Truggies - Nitro
    Hi all, Had my Trophy 4.6 truggy for nearly a year now, and its been great. But yesterday while driving it around i noticed something weird. I would be accelerating, then i would put the brakes on to slow down, it struggled to slow down, and it sounded like the revs weren't dropping back down to...
  2. Servos, ESCs and Failsafes
    Hi all, Just wondering what you guys think. I have a HPI Trophy 4.6 Truggy, a 1/8th scale, the stock servos are shocking. The brakes just don't grab well at all, and the steering is well under powered. I was thinking of putting either: - For the Steering either a Savox SC-1256TG or a Savox...
  3. Buggies - Nitro
    Hi all, I am tossing up between an HPI Trophy 3.5 (A$400) and a Thunder Tiger S2 (A$300). The S2 comes with a 2.4Ghz radio and few other nice bits (high torque servo, large shocks). Seems like a better product at a lower price - is this possible. Form the movie "Ronin" : Sam: Whenever...
  4. General Talk - R/C
    I've started to get interested with Nitro RC and i was wondering about what the first buggy i should get. After a bit of searching a came across the HPI Trophy 3.5 and was wondering if this is alright for a first buggy or not? If not what is a good one? Anything helps and i can go up to $500...
  5. Truggies - Nitro
    Hi, Thought I would share with you my new Truggy. This is my first Nitro car. Car before this was a very old Tamiya Manta Ray (see photo). Followed the HPI manual and have now run it through its engine break-in, 1 tank at idle with wheels off the ground, 2 tanks at varying speeds up-to...
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