Register

If this is your first visit, please click the Sign Up now button to begin the process of creating your account so you can begin posting on our forums! The Sign Up process will only take up about a minute of two of your time.

Results 1 to 3 of 3

  1. #1

    Upgrading my Volcano EXP

    After hours of research on this forum, I feel confident that I've made good choices on upgrading my Volcano EXP motor, however, I'm not entirely sure about the batteries. I am wanting to switch to LiPo due to more power and runtime. It'll be my first LiPo system, so I'm trying to figure out what all I'll need in excess of a battery and charger. Below is what I'm guessing I will need, and the motor/ESC I am wanting to get as well. Any advice on the subject would be greatly appreciated.

    Thanks!

    Motor/ESC combo:
    http://www.nitrorcx.com/ezrun-brushl...--60a-esc.html

    Pinion:
    http://www.nitrorcx.com/16p-11170.html

    Sky Lipo 4000mAh 7.4v Battery:
    http://www.nitrorcx.com/77p-sl4000-2...hc-bullet.html

    LiPo Charger:
    http://www.nitrorcx.com/26p-e4-charger-ii.html

  2. #2
    collector1231's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Location
    A place in a place.
    Posts
    2,236
    Gallery
    My Gallery
    Models
    My Models
    Ratings
    My Feedback
    That is all you need,

  3. #3
    I've had this system for about 3 weeks now, and have run a whopping 1 1/2 battery packs through it. It absolutely flys, and I'm extremely happy with it. My only concern is that it is now sounding like something is grinding/clicking in the motor. Is this normal sound for brushless?

    E.g. when I'm barely giving it any throttle, it'll grind/click, and twitch, and not go anywhere. E.g.2. At full speed and making a sharp turn, I can hear it click.

    I'm just worried I might be stripping something out, or worse, over heating the motor..

    Also, the only reason for so few runs is because I broke the hub carrier and haven't replaced it yet. Aluminum ones are in the mail.


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
All times are GMT -6. The time now is 05:02 PM.

SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1 ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.