Originally Posted by 94eg!
You only need the diode if you plan on using brakes. If not (which is typically the case with one-ways) then it doesn't matter...
BTW: You don't need a Novak brand diode. Any old Shotcky diode will do, so get one at the local hobby store...
What if he's planning to just run stock 23t brushed motor??? From what I know, isnt the diode only a must with modified motors ?
I have a couple of 3A diodes, not the schotty ones....would that be ok?