Originally Posted by bradymartin
how many flights does the stock motor last? im wondering if i should just do a brushless upgrade right away when i receive the plane. then i could sell the stock motor and save some cash. i would need a new esc with a brushless motor?
Stock motor is not worth very much. You can smoke them fast if you fly wide open for the entire flight. Yes a brushless is gonna need a new ESC. Could always learn with the stocker. If you crash and nose dive its possible to bend stuff.