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Old 01-21-2013, 03:21 PM
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I have a Mbx6 eco w/ an orion rx8 pro esc, and a Tekin t8 1900kv motor. I race at a track w/ an average 27 second lap time. Would I be able to finish an 8 minute main with 4000mah batteries or would I need more mahs?
Old 01-21-2013, 04:06 PM
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IMO, I would say go for more. I run 5800 packs and make 10-12 minute mains, but barely. I've had my LVC cut out just as I hit the finish line before haha
Old 01-24-2013, 10:57 AM
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Not only that but if want the pack to last for any length of time I would recommend a 5000Mah minimum for a setup as large as yours. The smaller packs will work but you are pushing them to their max so often that they fail much faster. There is always the risk of the crash that will end your pack but for the money you spend you might as well get something that will hold up to the test of time.
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point taken JoshMaxAmps
Old 02-19-2013, 05:45 PM
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Crazy nick im from oley pa good to see some local guys on here are you racing t&l or hobby hut this summer?
Old 02-19-2013, 05:47 PM
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ORIGINAL: motoxic2

Crazy nick im from oley pa good to see some local guys on here are you racing t&l or hobby hut this summer?
T&L considering Im the track builder, unless you didn't like it last year than it wssn't me lol
Old 02-20-2013, 05:50 PM
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no ****!! was that you i was talking to at south jersey the one day a few weeks ago? i didnt catch your name but we were talking about how you build there track and what not, i race the 1/10th hyper truggy
Old 02-20-2013, 05:58 PM
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Yup, i ll be down there sunday again, just missed last week bc i raced motorama
Old 02-20-2013, 06:07 PM
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cool cool me and nick downey might not be back down till the beginning of march but im sure well see you, when are you gonna start t&l track so i can get some time with my new buggy?!!!
Old 02-20-2013, 06:22 PM
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Waitin for a break in the weather to dry up some

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