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Old 01-02-2013, 07:35 PM
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I am running a hobbywing 60 amp esc with a hobbywing 5.5 motor in my t4.1 and a couple of the male 3.5mm connectors are wore out (no spring left in them and want to disconnect). I am debating if I want to just buy more 3.5 connectors and switch the bad one out or buy 4mm connectors (like the one castle uses)? Should I spend the extra money on the 4 or just stay with the 3.5 because there is pretty much no difference at all??
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Old 01-03-2013, 02:27 PM
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Go for the castle type 4mm, they are safer and have a bit less resistance as well.
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I've also noticed that many motors from hobby partz such as tacon motors use the 4mm connectors. If you need to replace them I'd Just switch to 4mm
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