Type: Posts; User: RC_dad
Progress! Got it running, now just have to figure out why it seems to be going at only about 50%
The esc is blinking green, which the manual says the throttle trim needs to be adjusted. I went through the throttle trim procedure, and the first time it worked - sort of. The motor would turn when...
I picked up a used Slash off eBay. I have nihms from my stampede that I am trying to get to run it. From what I understand, it won't run on nihms if it has the low voltage on, but I can't get it to...
Sweet! Nice job.
Think this is the same body?
DC had the bumper, not sure about the wheelie bar: http://traxxas.com/forums/showthread.php?8908032-DC-s-Stampede-4x4-Build/page4
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Looking good. Love the look of those tires.
Did you ever get it running on Nimh?
lol ksb51rl. Thats awesome!
Quite a few on ebay I think.
^^^ sweet. Lol.... I'm also a dad making under the radar purchases...Let me know how you like it!
I was going the combo up today, but now the comments about running them on nimh has me worried -...
Thanks! Not to worried about the waterproofing, think I'll spend the money and get this one. Do I need to regear it? What would be good, think its stock currently.
Been looking at going brushless as well, is this a good deal/combo?
Whats the difference between the SC system...
Is there a more budget friendly option than the Traxxas exchange program?
Thanks for the info.
I was hoping by spending a little more than the walmart rc cars, I'd have something that he could bash on and wouldn't break, but it looks like it just means the parts are...
Well, before I even had a chance to change the connectors, the stampede has stopped working.
Light blinks, front wheels turn, nothing from the motor. Is the motor dead already? Anyway to check?
Thanks guys, I'll pick up some of the connectors.
New to the RC world, just picked up a used Stampede XL5 for my 10yr old. Time for me to start learning a little about RC cars I guess. :p
I ordered a Onyx 8.4v 4600mAh battery and an EZ peak...