R/C Tech Forums

Go Back   R/C Tech Forums > General Forums > Electric On-Road

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 07-03-2008, 03:28 AM   #1
Tech Adept
peterchia41's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 156
Trader Rating: 2 (100%+)
Default Strapping Li-Po to Chassis

Dear all,

May I ask from your experience, what is the best way to strap a Li-Po to a car chassis?

Is Fibre glass tape still the best? Or are there other alternatives that can do a better job?



peterchia41 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-03-2008, 04:05 AM   #2
Tech Elite
barts71m's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Somewhere Pretty Awesome
Posts: 2,570
Trader Rating: 33 (100%+)

using tape here, ran lipos the other nite for first time. Had some decent wrecks and they didnt even move.
barts71m is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-03-2008, 06:42 AM   #3
Tech Addict
slammin's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Benton AR
Posts: 602
Trader Rating: 83 (100%+)
Send a message via Yahoo to slammin

I take Scotch brand double side tape and stick it to the chassis under the battery and then use the strapping tape like I always have. Not had a lipo come out or even move in my car yet. And I have hit some stuff pretty hard.
RC Addicts AR
Serpent 811be
Serpent srx4
Serpent srx8
Serpent 811te
slammin is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-03-2008, 07:21 AM   #4
Tech Master
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: Arlington, Texas
Posts: 1,052
Trader Rating: 16 (94%+)

Double-sided tape, 3-strips of 1/4"x 1", and the Xray battery strap, or tape.
kn7671 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-03-2008, 02:17 PM   #5
Tech Fanatic
Join Date: Jun 2007
Posts: 946
Trader Rating: 1 (100%+)

I still use the battery bar.

in my other lipo cars, I have massive strips of velcro for a battery straps plus velcro on both the bottom of the chassis and the battery itself. It's been though a few warp speed cartwheels and it didn't even budge.
Sabin is offline   Reply With Quote

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Battery Strapping Tape vs Electric Tape SammyZ Electric On-Road 9 01-27-2008 12:56 AM
Battery strapping q slomo Electric On-Road 3 10-07-2007 08:26 PM
Strapping tape for off-road BobWoodhouse Electric Off-Road 2 01-01-2007 06:34 PM
Battery Strapping Tape? Goonish Electric On-Road 18 06-05-2005 04:27 AM
Blue Strapping Tape - Where is it cheapest? RichO Electric On-Road 9 12-29-2004 07:00 AM

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -7. It is currently 08:06 AM.

Powered By: vBulletin v3.9.2.1
Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Advertise Content © 2001-2011 RCTech.net

SEO by vBSEO 3.5.0