Type: Posts; User: samintrepid
The truck front flip with the wheelie bar on grass. After 2 front flip at 10mph my wheelie bar are scrap, the skid plate is very thin. I will re put the stock lower brace much stronger.
I have the Hobbywing MAX5 and when I install the ESC for the first time I can hear 6 beep for 6S but impossible to program, after couple try I discover that the silicone water proof have enter in my...
I have in my LST part the number LOSB3125 and it contain 2 pin of 3x19.8mm
Serpent pin 3x20mm for 5$
I solved the problem ; Traxxas silicone grease have enter in my jst plug during the connection. It the reason for no throttle no steering. I have cleaning the plug with 90% alcohol and all working...
The HW MAX6 are 145$ with coupon on amain and I think it better than mamba x, the Max6 can handle 8S with a 1200kv motor and he have a minimum 160 amps and maximum 1050. The Max6 have a electronic...
The speed control beep 4 time when I plug a 4S lipo but no steering no throttle ?
The link for the HW fan http://www.amainhobbies.com/rc-cars-trucks/hobbywing-c4-motor-heatsink-fan-combo-hwa86080130/p279175
I don't have tested, I do install the 18t pinion and reverse the throtle with the set button because I have no throtle and no steering.
I have put on mine a 48x48mm hobbywing fan directly screwed on heat sink motor no zip tie !
I have the Hobbywing MAX5 and it the same ESC than the Leopard BL5, the speed control are very big you could put on the frame brace. I will take a picture tonight of my new set-up !
I have order the hobbywing MAX5 ESC with 18/54 and 50mm fan for speed of 40mph.
All 1/8 ESC have a motor limit in size 4074 maximun
KD have a Belleville spring washer 320 weight of pressure with bearing for replacing the stock clutch spring.
The best motor on 8S are the Leopard 5892 1340kv but you need a new motor mount from KD.
I have order mine the 31 October, 1 days after the release and tower shipped the 19 December. the truck was too big for shipping with USPS and finally he shipped with UPS for 100$ and receive the 29...
I like my new truck only one run on 6S lipo SPC 4300mah 40C
Wow, this belted tire should be good for 100mph+ and very beautiful body paint, the car look scale (real car) with the proline body and the low profile tire :)
For 2-3S lipo I run the vector 4000kv and on 3-4S the 2650kv