Originally Posted by or8ital
Im trying to gear my RDX for use with Novak 4300 brushless motor and a Sphere competition ESC. I was told by the local fast guy they run at a 1.2 rollout so I did that. Ran my car for about 3 min to check the temp of everything to make sure I wasnt over gearing it. The motor was around 120-130 and the ESC was about 95. Is that too high? I thought it was the ESCs that ran hot with brushless?
Thanks in advance.
I roll mine out around 28.5-29MM in my RDX. We run on a small, tight carpet track. It comes off the track hot as hell, but it doesn't thermal. I'm not even running the fan on the ESC, it just doesn't get very hot with the 4300. I don't know exact temps though, sorry. :-(