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Can someone explain wire guage to me?

Can someone explain wire guage to me?

Old 08-27-2010, 06:53 PM
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What should I use when connecting my motor to ESC (1/8th scale) 10G, 12G, 16G etc?
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Old 08-27-2010, 07:13 PM
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12g is the most common for 1/10...10g is what comes with most 1/8 escs...
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Wire gauge is a measurement of how large a wire is, either in diameter or cross sectional area. The larger the gauge, the smaller the wire diameter. Larger the wire, the lease amount of Resistance.
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The numbers go backwards though 10ga is bigger than 12ga or 14ga. 8ga would be bigger than any of those just mentioned.....
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