Originally Posted by silverbear
First off that is too big a motor for a first build in my opinion. Second, it is a wrong configuration unless you are a mechanical wizard. I'd suggest as a first build a 2 stroke kit. You will all learn a lot and some will go on to bigger and better things. Keep it simple and be successful.
YES that motor is too big an too many mechanical issues will follow with it , secondly I should hope your goal is not just to go fast .