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Losi TLR 8ight 1/8 Nitro Buggy to Electric Conversion

Old 07-04-2022, 09:56 PM
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Default Losi TLR 8ight 1/8 Nitro Buggy to Electric Conversion

Hey Guys,

I've just done the nitro to electric conversion on my Losi TLR 8ight 1/8 3.0 buggy.
All went well with the kit. However I ended up getting a Team Losi Racing 8IGHT-E 3.0 Cab Forward Buggy Body (Clear) body which does not fit. I should have gone with the XE version.

But I was wondering if any of you out there have done this conversion and what body you used?
My concern is with the battery and electronics it seems that it requires more volume from the body and its raised the internal height requirement.

Do not want to order another body that will not fit correctly.

I contacted Delta Plastik USA, they recommended the OFF58.
Anyone tried this?
Old 07-19-2022, 08:55 PM
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Update:

Ended up getting the G8 Proto from Grafil Bodies in Italy.
Better fit but not great.

I need 10 replies then I can post some pictures. Maybe it helps someone else along the way.

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