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Old 12-17-2015, 02:52 PM
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I have to fix my mugen mbx 6 exo because of a lipo fire and crash. Picture of car:http://i.imgur.com/zqJsz8j.jpg
Picture of battery:http://i.imgur.com/n5590xy.jpg
I was racing my brother in parking lot and my car started to smoke so I let off and it was stuck at full throttle and crashed Into a curb at 40+ mph. I stripped down the car down the chassis and checked everything and this is one tough car. Broken parts ,both pieces of motor mount,front gear box ,and melted battery tray. I am 15 so I'm on kind of a budget. I found the integy brush less conversion kit for mbx 6. I was wondering if it fits on the eco chassis? For battery's I was looking at the smc 3600mah 60c 4s will this last a main with a tekin 1900kv geared at 46/16?
Are they any other batteries that are decent and around $50. No hobby kings please because that's what failed in my car.
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I have to fix my mugen mbx 6 exo because of a lipo fire and crash. Picture of car:http://i.imgur.com/zqJsz8j.jpg
Picture of battery:http://i.imgur.com/n5590xy.jpg
I was racing my brother in parking lot and my car started to smoke so I let off and it was stuck at full throttle and crashed Into a curb at 40+ mph. I stripped down the car down the chassis and checked everything and this is one tough car. Broken parts ,both pieces of motor mount,front gear box ,and melted battery tray. I am 15 so I'm on kind of a budget. I found the integy brush less conversion kit for mbx 6. I was wondering if it fits on the eco chassis? For battery's I was looking at the smc 3600mah 60c 4s will this last a main with a tekin 1900kv geared at 46/16?
Are they any other batteries that are decent and around $50. No hobby kings please because that's what failed in my car.
Smc all the way... If you can, I would put some x7 parts on wile you can.. Like upper arms and whatever else you can that needs replacing
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Old 12-17-2015, 03:31 PM
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I have to fix my mugen mbx 6 exo because of a lipo fire and crash. Picture of car:http://i.imgur.com/zqJsz8j.jpg
Picture of battery:http://i.imgur.com/n5590xy.jpg
I was racing my brother in parking lot and my car started to smoke so I let off and it was stuck at full throttle and crashed Into a curb at 40+ mph. I stripped down the car down the chassis and checked everything and this is one tough car. Broken parts ,both pieces of motor mount,front gear box ,and melted battery tray. I am 15 so I'm on kind of a budget. I found the integy brush less conversion kit for mbx 6. I was wondering if it fits on the eco chassis? For battery's I was looking at the smc 3600mah 60c 4s will this last a main with a tekin 1900kv geared at 46/16?
Are they any other batteries that are decent and around $50. No hobby kings please because that's what failed in my car.
SMC battery best bang for your buck, and should be close to finish a 8 min main if needed and that conversion kit should fit just fine. When a lipo goes bad we need to ask ourselves why it burned up? NO LIPO CUT OFF SETTING, INCORRECT CHARGING, NOT BALANCING? do you know why? not very often its just a bad battery im just trying to help.
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I think the battery may have been slowing down due to it being older and my motor pulled more amps then the battery could handle.
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Does anyone know if the integy conversion kit will fit the eco chassis?
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holy smoke ! mbx6 white edition !!

how does it look completely washed ?

the motor looks weird : melted motor mount ?
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It looks almost brand new with a slightly charred front upper arm. The motor mount bent and snapped on impact of the crash.
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