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Old 11-09-2008, 08:33 AM   #16
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Originally Posted by Chris__RC View Post
question: What is a BEC?
Battery Eliminator Circuit. It reduces the pack voltage down to the ~4.8-6 volt level that receivers and servos need. Eliminates the need for a receiver battery.

+1 for the SpeedPassion GT or LPF. Can run anything including brushed motors, great support including on here like rraden mentioned.

+infinity on the program box, it is very cool. Maybe not as flashy/geeky as a PC hookup, but a lot handier. You asked for ease of programming, BINGO!

Novak & LRP are fine, but the blinkity lights just don't cut it after you've seen the program box. Haven't had a chance to try the Losi style card, may be comparable.

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Old 11-09-2008, 11:25 AM   #17
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The Tekin RS and the RS pro both hook up to the computer but they require you purchase te hotwire set up for $30 more. The Tekin will run in both Sensored and sensorless mode and is VERY easy to prgram on the ESC. I have ran the GTB, LRP TC spec, and the speed passion. I like the Speed passion and the Tekin over the others for ease of use. The Tekin is the smallest of the group.
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Old 11-09-2008, 11:31 AM   #18
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the sphere comp or spx would be my choice but if u really want the headach of useing a computer look at the losi exceloron esc
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the Xcelorin ESC line are ALL fully programable via PC interface which is similar to the mamba offering.

The programming card only offers a small subset of the available programming.

The manual is available on the website and you can read about it and see most of the screen shots

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