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Old 03-26-2009, 09:20 PM   #1
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Default Which Losi motor???????

Hey everyone, I have been lookin at the Xcelorin brushless motors and esc for my Traxxas Rustler, however it seems that they have 3 different motors and I am not sure what the difference is and was wondering if anyone could explain to me what the 7500,6400,4800 numbers mean for the motors. It might depend on where I am driving and what I am doing with it is top speed runs always on the road. Any information is much appreciated as always.
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If those numbers are KV ratings, they indicate the RPMs per volt the motor willl spin with no load. They don't indicat e the actual power output of the motor, just the RPM at which the motor will spin.

The KV numbers are useful to help determine the proper gearing selection for a particular motor.

Your best bet is to call Losi support and discuss what your intended use is and they'll be able to recommend the best choice for your application.
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