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ICU-L ignition battery

Old 07-13-2011, 12:23 PM
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Default ICU-L ignition battery

I bought an 1100 mAh 2-cell A123 battery to use on my ICU-L ignition powering an Evolution 58gx2, but after some reading about the A123s I learned it's pretty common for them to drop to 6.4V-6.5V and then maintain that voltage until they drop off. Since the ICU-L has a cutoff at 6.5V I'm not really comfortable toeing that line, so I'm going to get a 2-cell lipo. I don't know a ton about lipo batteries, but I'm thinking even the lowest discharge rating (15C) would be sufficient for this purpose. Is that correct?
Old 07-13-2011, 12:28 PM
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Default RE: ICU-L ignition battery

These ignitions are designed for 2S LiPo, so go for it. 3S A123 would also work.
Old 07-13-2011, 10:53 PM
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Default RE: ICU-L ignition battery

Yes,

I can only confirm, or you must switch-off battery test.

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