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Old 05-09-2006, 05:31 PM   #1
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Default witch of this dischargers would u buy???

witch one do u think is the best? and why??


Futaba BR-2000 Battery Checker/Discharger $ 40.00




Integy Reactor 20 $ 35.00




Integy Reactor 10 $35.00




Integy INDI Reactor 1.25 w/Adj Cutoff $29.00




Venom Battery Discharger $ 8.00 (used)




Deans Battery discharger $ dont know yet..like $10 (used) and one bulb out





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What are you trying to discharge, tx/rx packs or 6 cell car packs?
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What are you trying to discharge, tx/rx packs or 6 cell car packs?
6cell car pack..
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I use an Indi Reactor 30 - always worked great for me. The 10 and 20 should work fine too. Maybe grab the 20 to save a little time.
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Novak smart tray...
individualy discharges cells to keep pack balanced.
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br-200 is out
Integy Reactor 10 is out
Indi Reactor 1.25 is out
Integy Reactor 20 is okay (Pack Friendly)
Integy Reactor 30 is better (harder on your packs)

Personally I use the Inetgy Indi Octane 2 it discharges at 20 amps and cuts off at 0.0v per cell without reversing
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witch one do u think is the best? and why??


Futaba BR-2000 Battery Checker/Discharger $ 40.00




Integy Reactor 20 $ 35.00




Integy Reactor 10 $35.00




Integy INDI Reactor 1.25 w/Adj Cutoff $29.00




Venom Battery Discharger $ 8.00 (used)




Deans Battery discharger $ dont know yet..like $10 (used) and one bulb out




I would use the indi reactor 20. For discharging a battery pack quick, but without generating excessive heat, that would be my first choice, but I would also buy a equlising tray to equalise my packs after the initial discharge (assuming you are not using stick packs, if you are dis-regard equalising tray).
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