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  1. No, it is not double when the batteries are in...

    No, it is not double when the batteries are in series, if they were in parallel it would be double but you would only be running 3S and have twice the run time. The SMC batteries you have are fine...
  2. For your information you are calculating the max...

    For your information you are calculating the max amp rating of your batteries wrong. The max constant amps or your batteries would be 5.6Ah x 60C = 336 amp.

    Here is a link to help explain it....
  3. I am running the tekin RX8 with the T8 2000kv...

    I am running the tekin RX8 with the T8 2000kv truggy motor. I only run 4S with 18/21 gearing and I am happy with the speed. I think I am getting around 45mph with trenchers. I have debated trying 6S...
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    With the Tekin Rx8 and the 2000kv motor running...

    With the Tekin Rx8 and the 2000kv motor running 4S with 5000mah batteries, I can run thru 2 sets of batteries and the temps will usually hit 160 max at the end of a set of batteries. Below Is...
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    I am running a 2000kv Tekin with 21/54 on 4s and...

    I am running a 2000kv Tekin with 21/54 on 4s and like where it is at. For the 1550kv I would consider trying a 24/54 to start with to get you to low 40's for speed but watch the temps.
  6. Thread: Questions...

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    That is not recommended, even thought they say...

    That is not recommended, even thought they say the E-Revo is 1/10 scale, it used a 1/8 scale esc and motor. Most people that go that route and upgrade a brushed E-Revo will put in the Castle 2200kv,...
  7. Thread: Tekin 2650kv

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    Your temps seem a little high for the gearing, I...

    Your temps seem a little high for the gearing, I would try and get your temps to stay around 70C for the ESC and motor. The input voltage is the recommended voltage for the motor, the more voltage...
  8. Thread: Tekin 2650kv

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    What motor are you running, that will help a lot...

    What motor are you running, that will help a lot as to what gearing you should try.
  9. Thread: Tekin 2650kv

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    I went with the 2000KV and have geared it 21/54...

    I went with the 2000KV and have geared it 21/54 and still have some room to gear it for more speed if I need to. I also am only running 4S I have yet to try 5S or 6S.
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    I have the onyx 245 charger, it works really good...

    I have the onyx 245 charger, it works really good for charging 2 batteries, and is very simple to use. There are a few features I wish it had, a storage mode for getting the batteries ready for...
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    Great choice for ESC and Motor, That is what I am...

    Great choice for ESC and Motor, That is what I am running and have found it to work great. I don't think you will need to go for a lower KV for more torque, the 2000KV has more than enough torque, I...
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    If you are looking for a good combo for cheep I...

    If you are looking for a good combo for cheep I would recommend the Viper Copperhead combos. I put in 3900kv combo in my kids Rustler, and it has been working out great. The only draw back is they...
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    You can run 18/54 even on 4S, just watch the...

    You can run 18/54 even on 4S, just watch the temps on your motor and esc.
  14. There is a single motor mount and gear cover...

    There is a single motor mount and gear cover available but it is not necessary. You will want to get some 17mm wheel hex adapters and 17mm wheels the 14mm will have a hard time handling the extra...
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    In my opinion it really depends on what you want...

    In my opinion it really depends on what you want to do with the brushless e-revo and how much money you want to put into it. there are a lot of options out there. I made the switch from brushed to...
  16. Thread: rustler xl-5

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    I would recommend you keep an eye on the slipper...

    I would recommend you keep an eye on the slipper clutch too. I made the swap with mine and almost burnt up the slipper clutch because mine was to loose for a brushless system but it worked fine on...
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    I would start with 18/54 or 20/54 and watch your...

    I would start with 18/54 or 20/54 and watch your temps. I run 21/54 with a 2000KV motor with no heat problems.
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    I run 21/54 with trenchers on 4S with a 2000kv...

    I run 21/54 with trenchers on 4S with a 2000kv motor instead of the 2200kv that comes with the E-Revo. I am also running stock drive train parts (diff and drive shafts). So if you are thinking of...
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    Also keep in mind the paint manufacturer backing...

    Also keep in mind the paint manufacturer backing color suggestions as well. I was going for candy apple red on my car and didn't use the right backing color and it turned out ok, but when I used the...
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    If you have ant more questions feel free to send...

    If you have ant more questions feel free to send me a private message.
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    You need to look at the 1/8th scale esc and motor...

    You need to look at the 1/8th scale esc and motor combos. A lot of people go with the castle creation mamba monster 2 because it is what Traxxas puts in them. If you want a sensored set up I would...
  22. I know with the set up I am running I am happy...

    I know with the set up I am running I am happy with the speed. But the temps are good so there is some room to play with the gearing and you might be able to go up to 23/54 if you want more speed,...
  23. I am running a Tekin setup with a 2000KV motor....

    I am running a Tekin setup with a 2000KV motor. Right now I am geared at 21/54 with Proline trenchers on it. I have yet to have any heat issues and speeds are in the low 50's with 4S.
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    You need a week point in the design to prevent...

    You need a week point in the design to prevent other parts from braking, that and metal on metal gears can be loud. I think the design is good, you just need to have the proper setup on the slipper....
  25. I went with a Viper R/C Copperhead ESC & VX4.39...

    I went with a Viper R/C Copperhead ESC & VX4.39 4-Pole 540 Sensorless Brushless Motor Combo (3900kV) it runs about $100. It comes with dean connectors so you would need to change them out or go with...
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