R/C Tech Forums

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

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 03-03-2005, 06:26 AM   #1
Tech Regular
ddesros2's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: Windsor, Canada-eh!!
Posts: 401
Trader Rating: 8 (100%+)
Need questions answered for Mod motor timing

I'm just starting to dig into Mod racing and I'm looking for some help on mod motor timing:

I have a 10x1 orion "V" motor, what would be a good starting point for this motor (I think it's set a 15deg right now)?

If I go higher what will it do to efficiency? torque? rpm? and if I go lower what will that do?

On a tight track would I go lower or higher? On a large flowing track would I go higher or lower?

Thanks in adavance.
Custom Clod crawler; T3 2011; XII Link; Hyperdrive Pro 3; 777e
ddesros2 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-03-2005, 06:28 AM   #2
Company Representative
Tres's Avatar
R/C Tech Charter Subscriber
Join Date: Oct 2001
Location: WWW.TNT-FX.COM
Posts: 3,403
Trader Rating: 14 (100%+)

more timing = more RPM, less torque
less timming = more torque, less rpm

Eff. depends on the motor. there is an article on the Decco site for that.

TnT-Fx Custom Graphics
Tres is offline   Reply With Quote

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Nitro motor timing questions? 22Racer Nitro Off-Road 9 04-11-2008 10:43 AM
Shipping Questions for the Holidays Answered. RCMits R/C Items: For Sale/Trade 8 01-05-2007 07:05 AM
Newbie needs questions answered! path-finder Rookie Zone 9 01-08-2004 08:32 PM
tc3 questions answered here rctc3 Electric On-Road 1 03-21-2002 07:22 PM

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 03:22 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