Notices
Brushed/Brushless motors, speed controls, gear drives Discuss all aspects of brushless motors, brushed motors, speed controls (ESC's), gear drives and propellers in this forum.

Ok I am going MAD!! HELP!!!!

Old 09-16-2005, 03:46 PM
  #1  
mastic
Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Posts: 31
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Default Ok I am going MAD!! HELP!!!!

Hey Fellas, I am on my 4th gear for my Himax 2025 moter with the Himax gearbox it just keeps eating them,,I got a 3s lipo, CC25 and I was told to use a 12/6 slowffly prop....Then I was told to shim the gearbox with a piece of tape to get the meshing tighter, so I tried that and still stripped during flight. Should I just get a new gearbox or I do have the option of getting credit for this moter and get a HC28160890 from Himax which is a non geared moter...Any advice from you knowledable people would be Great..and Thanks a ton
Old 09-17-2005, 12:04 PM
  #2  
777
Senior Member
My Feedback: (1)
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: Winfield, KS
Posts: 301
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Default RE: Ok I am going MAD!! HELP!!!!

I can't offer much in the way of advice; other than to say that I've read a lot of unfavorable reports about these g/b's. You may want to consider trying something else.

Brad
Old 09-17-2005, 09:16 PM
  #3  
DMACK
Senior Member
My Feedback: (9)
 
DMACK's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: San Francisco, CA
Posts: 140
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Default RE: Ok I am going MAD!! HELP!!!!

Is you CC25 on soft start? The best solution is to go with a Cobri gear box. They are bullit proof, almost silent and can handle 300 watts plus. It's the last gear box you'll ever buy. http://www.e-flightline.com/

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell or Share My Personal Information -

Copyright © 2023 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.