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Old 04-07-2009, 10:01 PM   #1
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Hey all, I am new to the forum and i got a question on a Lipo battery. I am looking for the lowest price on a decent batter and i found this one and i cant find anything turning me away from them. Let me know what you think... Oh yah, i got a Rustler VXL with 19/86 gears.. i use it off road in the dirt/sand and do miner jumps. I also upgraded the shocks to big bored not that it matters for this question... Let me know what you guys think...

Since i cant post URLS yet, here r the specs..

ZIPPY Flightmax 5000mAh 3S1P 20C
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Capacity: 5000mAh
Voltage: 3S1P / 3 Cell / 11.1v
Discharge: 20C Constant / 30C Burst
Weight: 386g (including wire, plug & shrink wrap)
Dimensions: 144x50x25mm
Balance Plug: JST-XH
Discharge Plug: 4mm Bullet-Connector
$43.26

p.s. i know i need a new connector..



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Old 04-07-2009, 10:02 PM   #2
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Whats the question? It is a fine battery, many people order from Hobby City.
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Old 04-07-2009, 10:03 PM   #3
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the question was, What do you think of those batteries?
Also does Can anyone recommend a good all around charger and a wheel tire package for sand and dirt??

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Ive heard good things about Zippy packs but personally I like TrueRC in Canada. awesome batts and great prices.
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Old 04-07-2009, 10:33 PM   #5
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So what does everyone prefer? Zippy or TrueRC?
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Does anyone have any experience using this charger? MAX E6 Digital Lipo Charger
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Rustler chassis flex alot and make banaa packs out of sidexside nimh packs. Based on this I wouldn't consider buying any lipo packs for it that weren't hard-cased.
Never used or even heard of the MAX E6 Digital Lipo Charger
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Yea never heard of that charger either. Mine is good and charges 2 at a time, but can't do lipos...
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Just to update, i just bought the Hyperin EOS0606i AC/DC charger... I am going to buy the zippy batteries in a month or so. Do those come in a hard case or not?
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i looked at some yesterday and it seems like some of them do and others do not.
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Just to update, i just bought the Hyperin EOS0606i AC/DC charger... I am going to buy the zippy batteries in a month or so. Do those come in a hard case or not?

They'll prob say FlighMaxx versus zippy, same deal though.

http://www.hobbycity.com/hobbycity/s...25C_Car_Lipoly
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