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Old 03-08-2009, 10:53 PM
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I have a Double Horse no 9086 heli and want change to lipo. Is this possible and what voltage battery should I use 11.1 or 7.4 volt. The battery it has is a 9.4 nicad. Thanks Joe
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Old 03-10-2009, 03:14 AM
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it will work but I don't recommend it so use at your own risk. Yes a 7.4v lipo will work but the RX doesn't support lipo protection and it will run the battery dry. We all know that a lipo can not be run dry and it must not fall below 6.0V for 2 cell lipo. You can use it as long as you time yourself and don't like it run for more than 6 to 8 minutes and you should be fine.

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