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  1. Thread: Excited!!

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    Where can you get a lipo and a Lipo charger for...

    Where can you get a lipo and a Lipo charger for $100?
    all the new lipos charge at at least 2c, some at 5c.
    Show me this set up for $100! I have yet to see a decent charger that charges at 2c for...
  2. Thread: Excited!!

    by Bandito66
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    Now you will really start draining the old bank...

    Now you will really start draining the old bank account!
    Now you need a lipo battery and charger.
    There goes another $300......
  3. I would get a 7.2 5000Mah 25C or higher Lipo. +...

    I would get a 7.2 5000Mah 25C or higher Lipo.
    + 1 on the RPM bumper.
    Any alum. upgrades you choose from Traxxas. I would stay away from Integy.
    A really nice upgrade is better 2.4 radio like a...
  4. Thread: UK arrival

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    Yup Christmas 2010!

    Yup Christmas 2010!
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    I agree Carbon fiber is the way to go. In fact...

    I agree Carbon fiber is the way to go. In fact all my RC cars have carbon fiber
    shock towers. I have never broken a carbon fiber part yet. I have bent, broken alum. parts.
    You can't go wrong with...
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    I would think they should last a week at...

    I would think they should last a week at least.....hehe.
    Why not upgrade to brushless and you won't need to replace your motor at all, well that is if you keep it clean and cool.
  7. Thread: UK arrival

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    Wel that's a good question. If Traxxas says Dec...

    Wel that's a good question. If Traxxas says Dec 2009 here in the US, that really means March 2010 or later from my past experiences, so for you to it get the UK?. I would guess by July 2010....
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    Most serious road racers will only use 40c or...

    Most serious road racers will only use 40c or higher batteries.
    20c is not enough power.
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    Just a warning if something did happen that close...

    Just a warning if something did happen that close to you, like an explosion, you would probably not be here to tell us about it.
    This exact thing happened to a customer at my lhs and he passed away...
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    Replace the esc with a tekin rs pro.

    Replace the esc with a tekin rs pro.
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    There are many different Lipos out there. Before...

    There are many different Lipos out there. Before you buy get an education about lipos. Many batteries only come with a 30 day warranty. This is OK if you get a "good" battery. Sometimes you don't and...
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    Spectrum DX3r is about the best there is. The...

    Spectrum DX3r is about the best there is.
    The DX3s is a good one, but only 1/2 the speed of the 3r.

    The 3r is a really lightweight radio and I have it for 2 years and had no problems at all.
    The...
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    You think that battery will still hold a charge?

    You think that battery will still hold a charge?
  14. Thread: battery

    by Bandito66
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    Do you have a VXL system? Or a brushless motor?...

    Do you have a VXL system?
    Or a brushless motor?
    I would get at least 4000 Mah.
    5000 is better.
    The higher the "c" rating the more power the battery supplies to the motor.
    You need at least a 20c...
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    lowhombre, Since you live where it gets really...

    lowhombre,
    Since you live where it gets really hot, I would suggest you invest in a temp gauge and a Novak heat sink with fan.
    You need to cut the bottom of the heat sink cause the MM5700 is a...
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    Wow thats great! I burn though a set of Jaco...

    Wow thats great!
    I burn though a set of Jaco foams in about 2-3 hours!:wub:
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    Update: Still waiting for new replacement...

    Update:
    Still waiting for new replacement battery.
    I called yesterday and spoke with Brian.
    Now this next part cool.
    Remember my old battery was 6000Mah 28c 2s.
    I am starting to race RCGT and...
  18. 1 amp per 1000Mah of the pack. All newer Lipos...

    1 amp per 1000Mah of the pack.
    All newer Lipos are 2c at least and some are 5c charge rate.
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    all you now is the new Castle 9000 KV motor!

    all you now is the new Castle 9000 KV motor!
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    I don't remember stating the packs failed in a...

    I don't remember stating the packs failed in a rustler or bandit.
    I have 5 r/c cars. 2 traxxas, 3 team associated.
    I have had only 2 maxamps packs fail in my rusty. One in my 18 r and the smc in my...
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    I would buy a new one and see if that helps. It...

    I would buy a new one and see if that helps. It may be to "stretched out" and coming loose when you drive.
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    SMC Battery Warranty

    I purchased a 6000Mah hard case SMC Lipo from SPC.
    It swelled up after about 4 charges and since I was within the 90 warranty period, I sent it to SMC. SMC received the pack, found nothing obvious...
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    I recently sold a 14 month old rusty VXL for...

    I recently sold a 14 month old rusty VXL for $220.
    I had hopups, rpm bumper, a-arms, metal shock caps.
    Since I sold thru my LHS, I got 20% less or about $176.
    But that was without a battery.
    I...
  24. Thread: I want Lipo

    by Bandito66
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    When purchasing a Lipo there a many more things...

    When purchasing a Lipo there a many more things to consider along with price.
    I have had to have 3 Maxamps batteries replaced under warranty so far and one SMC.
    Lipos are quite a bit of money and...
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    Just glad my Tax dollars went for RC products!

    Just glad my Tax dollars went for RC products!
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