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Old 05-02-2007, 03:57 AM   #1
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Now I was a bit surprised when browsing a shop website to see that LRP have released a NEW high end speedo...

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http://www.lrp-electronic.de/e/lis/0...-Features.html

Looks like a (very late) update on the 7.1, and I know a lot of people had a soft spot for this generation of speedos.

Anyone tried one yet.

PS any conspiracy theories are also welcome!
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It looks like a step back but a step forward at the same time!
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Old 05-02-2007, 04:46 AM   #3
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Hi All,

here in Germany, a lot of 1/12er driver in MOD use the 7.1 speedo and they are happy about the update :-)

But i dont know why exactly :-)

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maybe some left 7.1s?? and they upgraded the software?
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shame you still have to open it to change the wires....
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shame you still have to open it to change the wires....
why send it back under warranty....

I bought one of these due to its price....£90ish in the UK, and it'll fit in my mre.
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Now I was a bit surprised when browsing a shop website to see that LRP have released a NEW high end speedo...

(image from RedRC)

http://www.lrp-electronic.de/e/lis/0...-Features.html

Looks like a (very late) update on the 7.1, and I know a lot of people had a soft spot for this generation of speedos.

Anyone tried one yet.

PS any conspiracy theories are also welcome!
Does anyone know what happened to the Q3? I saw a few at the Worlds in Italy but as far as I know, it's never been released.
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Old 05-02-2007, 06:15 PM   #8
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i think they found them in the back of there shop and some one said,

hey we can sell these.
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i think they found them in the back of there shop and some one said,

hey we can sell these.
If they did or not, the V7.1 was the best and most solid esc I have ever been lucky enough to come by, so if I were to drive brushed motors now I'd buy one!
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If they did or not, the V7.1 was the best and most solid esc I have ever been lucky enough to come by, so if I were to drive brushed motors now I'd buy one!
thats cool.
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