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Regulator or not?

Old 08-13-2009, 08:03 AM
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Hey guys i just got a d8 and converted it to brushless and running 4s 5500 lipo, and a mmm v3 esc, i was wounderin if i have to run a regulator to my reciver (nomadio React) or if i can just run it without a regulator? Thanks
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Old 08-13-2009, 09:19 AM
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MMM V3 has a BEC built in. Should power your servo/receiver just fine. Mine does :-)

Good ESC - did you hook it up to your computer yet to poke around with the LiPO cutoff and other stuff?
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You shouldn't require a separate regulator for you system to run. I would however use some of those nice features that the Nomadio system has for Telemetry, including the voltage monitor and temp sensor.

what 4S 5500 battery pack are you using?
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nvm its a 5000mah not a 5500
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No regulator needed
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