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  1. Thread: castle 2650?

    by Joe Ford
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    Short answer, no. Mamba Max Pro or Monster Max...

    Short answer, no. Mamba Max Pro or Monster Max ESC to handle that motor in the Slash 4x4. Or you could do a Mamba Max Pro SCT 2400 combo on 3s/4s, or if you have to stick with 2s for ROAR rules you...
  2. Thread: CC V-Twin

    by Joe Ford
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    You could set the controllers for the same...

    You could set the controllers for the same programming, and plug them into the same channel on the receiver so they receive PWM input at the same time. HOWEVER, your motors will never have EXACTLY...
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    If you have a dehumidifier, put them next to it...

    If you have a dehumidifier, put them next to it for several days in a small area to pull all water off the PCB. Either that or put them next to the furnace and heat it up gently. Rice works, but it...
  4. The only way to counteract this phenomenon...

    The only way to counteract this phenomenon entirely is to go with a dual motor setup and use counter-rotating props. This will negate any centrifugal forces from the propellor. HOWEVER! This will...
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    bentrocker...shoot Castle an email. They'll send...

    bentrocker...shoot Castle an email. They'll send you out a proper fan for it. support@castlecreations.com

    stealth...send it in, but since it was plastidipped it will be up to the repair techs...
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    The Castle non-warranty flat rate repair fee...

    The Castle non-warranty flat rate repair fee applies no matter what you did to the controller. Send it in.
  7. Set up the torque limiting feature in the Castle...

    Set up the torque limiting feature in the Castle Link software. You can take all the wheelie action out of it, and still keep all the top end speed. :)
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    Yes, it'll work just fine. 2s or 3s lipo, but...

    Yes, it'll work just fine. 2s or 3s lipo, but adjust gearing as necessary to keep motor temperature under 180F/82C by the end of the run.
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    Traxxas makes a cover for the ESC. If you really...

    Traxxas makes a cover for the ESC. If you really want mesh over it, I'd suggest some of the thin mesh material used for screened doors. Too thick and it will not let enough air through. I do not use...
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    Try updating the software on the ESC. If still...

    Try updating the software on the ESC. If still not working, call Castle tech support and tell them what's going on. Go through the calibration process with them over the phone (have your car,...
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    Duratrax Flashpoint...$25, adjustable emissivity...

    Duratrax Flashpoint...$25, adjustable emissivity level (set it for 77E for anodized aluminum). Works great. Every electric r/c'er needs one so they don't go smoking motors. ;)...
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    Sorry for the no reply on the emails guys...we're...

    Sorry for the no reply on the emails guys...we're swamped ATM. Best to call and talk to us.
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    As long as they're 5000mah 30C minimum you're set...

    As long as they're 5000mah 30C minimum you're set regardless of brand. Hope you can find a good deal!
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    They are the same controller...just a different...

    They are the same controller...just a different label, and splash screen when you plug into the Castle Link USB programmer. I KNOW I'm right. ;) The controllers in this way so they can be marketed...
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    Yes, the Sidewinder ESC will work with the...

    Yes, the Sidewinder ESC will work with the Velineon motor. Just because the 1406 is a 4 pole does not mean the VXL won't work with it though. Call Traxxas and ask them how it would do. The kv is...
  16. 2s lipo SCT = Sidewinder SCT (3s in...

    2s lipo SCT = Sidewinder SCT (3s in onroad/stadium trucks)
    3s/4s lipo SCT = Mamba Max Pro SCT
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    6900kv is too high for the Rustler. 4600/5700 run...

    6900kv is too high for the Rustler. 4600/5700 run cooler, and you can get just as much speed if that's what you're looking for.
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    Check tenbol.com for some install pics with the...

    Check tenbol.com for some install pics with the MM, the MMP isn't much different. I've done a few conversions myself. Don't have any pics of my rides on my home comp. They're all on my work comp. I...
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    100% false. Castle has its own factory to...

    100% false. Castle has its own factory to manufacture its motors.
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    If this is with the BL Emaxx w/the Monster Max...

    If this is with the BL Emaxx w/the Monster Max system Traxxas recommends a maximum of 14 cells in series and specific gearing. Above that they recommend going to lipos. See their chart here....
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    You sure you didn't speak to someone else in TS?...

    You sure you didn't speak to someone else in TS? It wasn't me...esp if it was on Thanksgiving. I was too busy gorging myself. ;) Haven't spoken to anyone about the Rally yet...but now I want one. :)...
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    With sensorless systems it doesn't matter how you...

    With sensorless systems it doesn't matter how you plug them in. You can swap any two wires. Doesn't have to be the 1st and 3rd. You can do 1st and 2nd, 2nd and 3rd, whatever you want. Still the same...
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    28/65 is the gearing you use if you want to go...

    28/65 is the gearing you use if you want to go 65mph+. Direct from Traxxas' website. You can use smaller pinions and larger spurs if you want to tone things down a bit speed wise and/or get longer...
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    Castle ran out of stickers a while ago, but just...

    Castle ran out of stickers a while ago, but just got some back in stock. They should be coming in the controller and combo packages again soon. Email or call and you'll get some.
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    Next to each setting there is a blue circle with...

    Next to each setting there is a blue circle with a "?" that tells you what each setting does...just in case you don't know what torque limiting, punch control, etc do. You can go back to earlier...
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