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Old 10-15-2007, 07:54 PM   #1
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Default adapter for charging lipo's

What do you guys think ?

http://www.horizonhobby.com/Products...rodID=LOSB9607
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Old 10-15-2007, 10:56 PM   #2
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Things to consider:
  1. Do you have a 5 to 10amp charger already? If no don't bother
  2. Do you know if it is compatable? find out for sure
  3. Keep in mind w/o a lipo charger you will have no safety features preventing charging mishaps most likely (doesn't say enough on the site)
  4. you still need to buy a balancer (+40 more)
  5. Keep in mind a combo like the hyperion eos5i w/ lba10 balancer can be had for 132 shipped and it charges everything and then some

Figure that part is $35, a good balancer is about $35-40 so $80.00 if you sold your current charger add that to the $80 you already have to spend, see if you are near the $132 for the nice new lipo charger/balancer combo that will do everything including a123 cells.
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