Go Back  R/C Tech Forums > General Forums > Electric Off-Road
1/8 Electrical Options >

1/8 Electrical Options

1/8 Electrical Options

Reply

Old 07-01-2011, 04:00 PM
  #1  
Tech Master
Thread Starter
iTrader: (65)
 
DaveG28's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Posts: 1,610
Trader Rating: 65 (100%+)
Default 1/8 Electrical Options

Couple of quick questions as I go E8:

If I use 2x2s, will lipo's with 4mm bullet connectors do the trick, or do I need to go for presided with deans etc? Will bullets overheat/not fit in most trays?

Secondly, what's my best motor/esc combo's to go for, including if any new stud is round the corner, for 8e buggy?
DaveG28 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-01-2011, 04:12 PM
  #2  
Tech Addict
iTrader: (51)
 
GoatsnBros's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: San Tan Valley, AZ
Posts: 511
Trader Rating: 51 (100%+)
Default

Bullets should be fine - only issue is limiting yourself to packs with bullet connectors, but....if you are contemplating it at all, then I'm sure you've worked that out.



Tekin RX8/T8 and Castle MMM/neu combos are the most popular, and probably for pretty good reason. No reason to stray.
GoatsnBros is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-01-2011, 05:01 PM
  #3  
Tech Master
iTrader: (3)
 
chucko's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Hell
Posts: 1,169
Trader Rating: 3 (100%+)
Default

use the EC5 connectors ..They cost $ but you can get the most voltage out of it for more power. then deans for savings... if your bashing and trashing the better the plug the longer you'll be running without your plugs coming undone. JMO
chucko is offline  
Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service