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    Each cell did get to 4.2V at the same time but...

    Each cell did get to 4.2V at the same time but then each one would slowly cycle between 4.2V and 4.19V.

    Multimeter readings before charging -
    Batt 1 - 7.64V, C1 3.817V, C2 3.820V
    Batt 2 -...
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    Not like the other

    I've made the switch to lipo's and have a question regarding one battery. Mine are Traxxas 7600mah 2S2P. So far I have balance charged them twice and storage charged between uses at 3.85V / cell. My...
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    I'm not confident that is your issue juggler. The...

    I'm not confident that is your issue juggler. The LVC is set to off on a new ERBE, unless you have set it to on (which you should not do using NiMH batteries) forget this as a fix.

    Start with what...
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    In regards to brushless electric motors kV is...

    In regards to brushless electric motors
    kV is the rpm/volt (I believe this is a no load value). Eg- 2200kv x 11.1v = 24420 rpm. Not be confused with kV in the electrical engineering sense which...
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    Just to update, the slash arrived today. 10 days...

    Just to update, the slash arrived today. 10 days from order to delivery even with the small delay for additional information.

    Very happy with how Tower packed the shipment with plenty of air bags...
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    Hi mate, I'm from Western Australia and am also...

    Hi mate, I'm from Western Australia and am also new to Traxxas.

    I've made a couple of trouble free purchases from Tower Hobbies and I thought their prices and shipping costs were good comparing...
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    It is 43C here today so outside is my last...

    It is 43C here today so outside is my last preference. Good opportunity to give mine a good clean and once over.

    Last time I took it out I lost 2 body clips after a forward 2 1/2 somersault with...
  8. If it were me I would only use a neutral cure...

    If it were me I would only use a neutral cure silicone (as opposed to acetic cure). It will say neutral cure on the packaging.

    Also a good tip to get a nice smooth finish whilst the silicone is...
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    I hear you. ERBE's are listed here for $999 -...

    I hear you. ERBE's are listed here for $999 - $1099 depending on the shop. My wife managed to get mine down to $975 but that was because she also bought lipos and a charger.



    Ryper's is where...
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    Thanks for your reply mate. Are you north of the...

    Thanks for your reply mate. Are you north of the river?

    I ordered a slash ultimate for my sons birthday. I shopped around Perth a lot to try and get a good price but no one would reduce the price...
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    Hi, I didn't want to make a new thread just...

    Hi,

    I didn't want to make a new thread just for this and happened to find this one during my searching. Just need to be put at ease

    I've made my first online purchase through Tower Hobbies,...
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    I am south, Serpentine area. Yes, bloody hot...

    I am south, Serpentine area. Yes, bloody hot today. Thanks for the welcome.



    Hi and yes, thanks for that thread, I did read it and saw about the LVC. Wonder how many have stuffed their lipos or...
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    by Sandgroper
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    Hi

    Hi, just wanted to say g'day and get my first post over with.

    My wife and kids gave me a red and black 5608 for Christmas. I've been quite methodical about it all, calibrated the throttle, broke...
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