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Old 04-10-2008, 09:11 AM   #16
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The MRC 989 charger will work perfectly fine with lipos.... The disclaimer about them not working with lipos pertains to older versions of some of the older models. I see this comment posted constantly on here but it is not accurate
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if you go lipo dont forget to look at the hyperion http://www.maxamps.com/EOS0606i-AC-DC.htm
i got mine three weeks ago for 140 at my local hobby shop it charges all batterys out there and has built in balancer and built in power supply and charges bith my lipos and my nimh batts great, in my opinion this is the best charger on the market for the money
I use 2 pulsar 3's they are more then this one but if i were to do it over again i would get this hyperion one. I got pulsar3's cause i had pulsar's and loved them and wasn't fully brushless/lipo yet so i needed th motor functions and nimh discharge functions.

You do not need brushless to run lipo.... you do have to pay attention to not running the battery down to low cause it will damage it, this is why you need a cut off or to pay attention to how long you have been running.
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hey guys thanks for all your input ended up getting a triton jr I hope it works well for me anyways should do everything I need it to...
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so you got urself a triton jr good for you then hope it works out well
anyway chargers that are recomended most now are the
mrc 989, hyperion line of chargers and duratrax ice
what about orbit line of chargers? never heard anybody mentioning these
are they just too expensive or not that good?
what do you guys think?
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