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Posted By KB9STD

RE: Charging battery

I think Radical RC has what your looking for. http://www.radicalrc.com/category/Charge-Cords-Transmitter-75

"Hitec White TX Plug Direct Charge Cord

At long last, the first ever direct...
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Posted By KB9STD

Eclipse 7,not modulating rf output??

Hello....My Eclipse 7 transmitter isn't working.I hadn't used it in quite a while,and wanted to Buddy-Box with a beginner friend.The battery was shot,and would give the "Low BAT" warning every time I...
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Posted By KB9STD

RE: Transmitter Impound

There is no NEED to impound 2.4ghz transmitters, due to frequency conflicts.But, IF You are going to "IMPOUND" 72Mhz (and/or 50Mhz or any other frequency) transmitters, You should impound ALL...
02-11-2012, 08:44 AM
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Posted By KB9STD

RE: HANGER 9 SURE CYCLER

I bought a "sure-Cycle for my brother-in-law about 5 years ago,and He love it.I have never heard a complaint or gotten the numerous calls and questions about his batteries.It works for Him and...
02-11-2012, 08:34 AM
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Posted By KB9STD

RE: Reducing charger current output

YEs,No and "HELL YES" You're an electronic Genius! I hope I got those in the right order,But it doesn't matter.A resistor in series with the "wall-wart" will indeed lower the charging current to the...
02-11-2012, 08:02 AM
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Posted By KB9STD

RE: 3s Lipo for power panel?

I have been considering doing the same thing.I was thinking of using LIFE batteries though,because of the over/under voltage problems with LIPOs.LIFEs have started to come down in price like the LIPO...
02-11-2012, 07:54 AM
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Posted By KB9STD

RE: 4500ma NiMH battery problem

Your method using the multi-charger sounds good.But You need to put in 1.4 times the rated capacity of the battery(Slowly) to balance and condition it.Charge it at the 250mah rate,But for a FULL...
02-11-2012, 07:48 AM
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Posted By KB9STD

RE: 4500ma NiMH battery problem

I don't have any experience with the accucycle, But trying to cycle (to condition or just test a battery) with a "Peak-Detection" charger has never worked well for me.The method You are using with...
08-20-2011, 09:22 PM
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Posted By KB9STD

RE: How to seal pink foam to use glow fuel

Water based "Polycrylic" should work great.Mix a good amount of Talc(Baby Powder)with it,and You can easily sand it to a nice smooth finish.
07-05-2011, 11:30 PM
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Posted By KB9STD

RE: DigiPace 3 and NiMh?

Hi vitual...I'm not an expert(and I have never owned a digipace,though I have built and used several ace products).I'm sure someone will say I'm wrong(and I Won't argue with them),But in my opinion...
04-10-2011, 09:02 PM
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Posted By KB9STD

RE: NiMH Conditioning - 3 Or 5 Cycles?

Forgive me But,Didn't He say it is a 2200mah NIMH battery? and "all of the discharge readings were 999mah".
That doesn't sound good to me.If a 2200mah battery won't discharge at least 2000mah it's...
04-07-2011, 09:37 AM
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Posted By KB9STD

RE: ESV-Loaded Voltmeter-Which One Do You Use?

I like this unit from Radio South. http://www.radiosouthrc.com/ProESVTester.htm
It has 3 different loads, for large or small batteries.It will work with ANYTHING uo to 20 volts.
And the price...
Forum: ARF or RTF
03-27-2011, 01:27 PM
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Posted By KB9STD

RE: GP Reactor 46- Nose keeps dropping in hover

You keep saying the engine is "overrevving" with a 13x4 prop.Then you want to switch to a smaller prop??
Put a 14x4 prop on it!! If that don't work try a 15x3!
12-22-2010, 11:43 PM
11-21-2010, 10:00 PM
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Posted By KB9STD

RE: These new fangled Trigger happy Transmitters

So what was the secret that fixed it? Adjusting the trim? Reseting the ARC? or binding to a seperate channel #??
11-21-2010, 09:15 PM
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Posted By KB9STD

RE: These new fangled Trigger happy Transmitters

I told You before that is a setup problem.If(as I do) You set all your models so the srevos turn the same direction.And adjust the linkages to correct for trim issues.You can return the trims to...
11-21-2010, 08:41 PM
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Posted By KB9STD

RE: These new fangled Trigger happy Transmitters

"you should be able to bind 100000 to one channel. Even if the boat next to you used one of them and 10 others they would all still work"'
Well Yes.But not because of the frequency hopping.Only...
11-21-2010, 04:41 PM
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Posted By KB9STD

RE: These new fangled Trigger happy Transmitters

"If you bind all 10 RX to "0" Model on the TX then all 10 receivers will react only to "0" Model."
I understand that.And, if all receivers react to model #0,they should all react the same.
11-21-2010, 11:09 AM
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Posted By KB9STD

RE: These new fangled Trigger happy Transmitters

Well NOW You have managed to stump me Stu....I had been assuming that the RXs WERE bound to different model numbers.And some setting in the TX was different.With all RXs being bound to the same Model...
11-21-2010, 10:07 AM
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Posted By KB9STD

RE: How we decide turning side of props

normal turns counter-clockwise,when looking at it from the BACK of the boat.
11-21-2010, 01:12 AM
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Posted By KB9STD

RE: These new fangled Trigger happy Transmitters

Ray,Stu is telling me that he can get the esc to arm,with the off position at either end of throttle travel depending upon where he holds the trigger when connecting the battery. He also mentions...
11-21-2010, 12:55 AM
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Posted By KB9STD

RE: These new fangled Trigger happy Transmitters

Ok...I take it we have the boat drivable then? I haven't encountered an ESC which will swap the on and off,without reversing the channel in the transmitters menu.But if You've done it and it...
11-20-2010, 07:47 PM
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Posted By KB9STD

RE: These new fangled Trigger happy Transmitters

I'd love to see the radio show up in my mailbox.I can't wait to find out what is really going on.

But for now,let's get that boat running.ONE step at a time.

First Try the not arming...
11-20-2010, 12:35 PM
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Posted By KB9STD

RE: These new fangled Trigger happy Transmitters

Let me back away from solving the mystery for a minute and make a suggestion to get your boat running.The guy from R2 Hobbies(or whatever) suggested holding the trigger in while You get the boat...
11-20-2010, 02:47 AM
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Views: 8,878
Posted By KB9STD

RE: These new fangled Trigger happy Transmitters

Ok,Send the EARGLE transmitter,a couple of the "Stuffed receivers and the speed control from the boat(If You can) to one of us.We'll figure it out,send them back working,AND tell You what is causing...
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