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can you connect an R/C receiver to a car battery?

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Old 05-20-2011, 02:49 PM
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im building and rc lawn mower and have two 250W 24V motors, please help...

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Old 05-20-2011, 03:11 PM
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You need a voltage divider to get it down to no more than 6V for the receiver.
Or you can use a BEC...
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so would this work

Castle Creations BEC 10A 6S Switching Regulator

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also if you can help me out with one more thing. the way i have it set up is i have two motors one for each rear wheel. how would i set it up so that (forward on remote) would run both motors, and ( right/left, right joy stick) would run right or left motor?
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Default RE: can you connect an R/C receiver to a car battery?

you might need multiple esc's or a multi motor esc and if the motors have to turn seperate directions connect half properly and half backwards the they will all turn the same direction
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