R/C Tech Forums

Go Back   R/C Tech Forums > General Forums > Electric On-Road

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 08-28-2007, 02:16 PM   #31
Tech Master
 
bxpitbull's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Union City, New Jersey
Posts: 1,883
Trader Rating: 6 (100%+)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Ed237 View Post
Its really up to the guys who are currently running brushed stock to keep it going. There are a lot of them still out there. I dont ever attempt to cast aspersions their way because most of them can beat me with their tuned stockers even though I have a 6.5 brushless.

You get beat by 27t stock and you are running a 6.5? Think you have to look at why you are running a modified motor with stock? They can go full tilt with no brakes and put down more consistant lap times while you punch, brake, punch, brake, hit a wall, punch, brake. Well, i dont know your driving style, but thats one thing I have seen.

But the more I think about it, the more I wonder if after another 5 years there won't be enough new 'brushed' guys to keep it going.
Quote:
Originally Posted by GreaseMonkey View Post
When ROAR make specifications for a stock brushless motor.
I thought there was a standard, Novak and LRP are supposed to be the ones that "orchestrated it". And from what I have read, even stock BL motors dont run as normal stock motors, but are faster.
__________________
R40-Pondering a new Red Dot
Hara Pro4-GTB/3.5/Max Amps-yea.
Pondering moving on to Xray-have to go with a winner. If you cant beat em, join em!

I gear to run and win, not to THERMAL!
bxpitbull is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-28-2007, 02:17 PM   #32
R/C Tech Founder
R/C Tech Charter Subscriber
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: Del Mar, CA, USA
Posts: 7,063
Default

Quote:
HOW LONG BEFORE BL BECOMES THE NORM AND BRUSHED BECOMES THE COMMODITY???
You know what they say... caps lock is cruise control for cool!
__________________
Visit my store: www.ampdraw.com
futureal is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-28-2007, 02:20 PM   #33
Tech Master
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: Nor-Cal
Posts: 1,853
Trader Rating: 18 (100%+)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by futureal View Post
You know what they say... caps lock is cruise control for cool!
Too funny!!
__________________
SMC ( www.smc-racing.com the only place to order your batteries online.), Awesomatix, Gonzo Paints, BN Racing

"Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery."
Advil is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-28-2007, 02:23 PM   #34
Tech Master
 
bxpitbull's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Union City, New Jersey
Posts: 1,883
Trader Rating: 6 (100%+)
Default

I did that so the thread title would stand out.
__________________
R40-Pondering a new Red Dot
Hara Pro4-GTB/3.5/Max Amps-yea.
Pondering moving on to Xray-have to go with a winner. If you cant beat em, join em!

I gear to run and win, not to THERMAL!
bxpitbull is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-28-2007, 02:48 PM   #35
Tech Lord
 
syndr0me's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: 5280 Raceway
Posts: 13,140
Trader Rating: 32 (100%+)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by bxpitbull View Post
I did that so the thread title would stand out.
THAT'S A SLIPPERY SLOPE, zOMG!!!111shiftone
syndr0me is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-28-2007, 02:51 PM   #36
Tech Master
 
bxpitbull's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Union City, New Jersey
Posts: 1,883
Trader Rating: 6 (100%+)
Default

I'm reallt going to choke you one day Syndrome
__________________
R40-Pondering a new Red Dot
Hara Pro4-GTB/3.5/Max Amps-yea.
Pondering moving on to Xray-have to go with a winner. If you cant beat em, join em!

I gear to run and win, not to THERMAL!
bxpitbull is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-28-2007, 02:57 PM   #37
Tech Lord
 
syndr0me's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: 5280 Raceway
Posts: 13,140
Trader Rating: 32 (100%+)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by bxpitbull View Post
I'm reallt going to choke you one day Syndrome
YOU'RE MY MOST FAVORITE eTHUG EVAR! :-)
syndr0me is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-28-2007, 02:58 PM   #38
Tech Fanatic
 
tbeardmore's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: aka "Rock Star"...!
Posts: 879
Trader Rating: 3 (100%+)
Default

OOooh Syndrome...!

It's starting to show...!

A group of symptoms that collectively indicate or characterize a disease, psychological disorder, or other abnormal condition.

A complex of symptoms indicating the existence of an undesirable condition or quality.



LOL!!!!
__________________
BMI DB10R, Corally RDX PHi, BMI 12R..!!
Need a "real" car... contact me at:
www.beardmorechevy.com -or- www.beardmoresubaru.com
tbeardmore is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-28-2007, 02:59 PM   #39
Tech Fanatic
 
tbeardmore's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: aka "Rock Star"...!
Posts: 879
Trader Rating: 3 (100%+)
Default

Just kidding.... of course
__________________
BMI DB10R, Corally RDX PHi, BMI 12R..!!
Need a "real" car... contact me at:
www.beardmorechevy.com -or- www.beardmoresubaru.com
tbeardmore is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-28-2007, 03:00 PM   #40
Tech Lord
 
syndr0me's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: 5280 Raceway
Posts: 13,140
Trader Rating: 32 (100%+)
Default

I'm letting bxdachshund take my place as the resident rabble rouser. I just want to fade away into the crowd. :-)
syndr0me is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-28-2007, 03:03 PM   #41
Tech Addict
 
GreaseMonkey's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Ottawa, Canada
Posts: 552
Trader Rating: 4 (100%+)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by bxpitbull View Post
I thought there was a standard, Novak and LRP are supposed to be the ones that "orchestrated it". And from what I have read, even stock BL motors dont run as normal stock motors, but are faster.
There is a standard for Brushless motors that can be run in the modified class.

Novak market their 13.5 as a stock equivalent but it is not a ROAR approved brushless stock motor.
__________________
I'm not a grown man playing with toys. I'm a hobbyist.
GreaseMonkey is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-28-2007, 03:04 PM   #42
Tech Addict
 
HD-F1's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: The arm pits of hell.
Posts: 576
Trader Rating: 18 (100%+)
Default

You guys have very good points and we have had this problem at our local track. BL stock motors are just plain faster and more effecient than brushed motors. Unless you build the best stock motor you can before every heat and main you are gonna get stomped ( given that both drivers are of equal caliber). A BL motor is the best it can be every race, unlike brushed.
__________________
WWW.MAXAMPS.COM
WWW.HYPERDRIVERACING.COM
WWW.NITROKILLERS.COM
myspace.com/ballisticwhiplash01
COOPER MOTORSPORTS
HD-F1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-28-2007, 03:04 PM   #43
Tech Master
 
bxpitbull's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Union City, New Jersey
Posts: 1,883
Trader Rating: 6 (100%+)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by syndr0me View Post
YOU'RE MY MOST FAVORITE eTHUG EVAR! :-)
dude, I was chilling and got called out earlier. Dude had me reeling on the ropes, not slandering. You know that isnt me. I'm usually the pugnacious one, the rabble rouser, the instigator, the arrogant prick. I'm not a thug, I just like getting people riled to beat their keyboards. But I will "knuckle up" if the time allows. Hard to do when many of these jerk-off are miles away
__________________
R40-Pondering a new Red Dot
Hara Pro4-GTB/3.5/Max Amps-yea.
Pondering moving on to Xray-have to go with a winner. If you cant beat em, join em!

I gear to run and win, not to THERMAL!
bxpitbull is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-28-2007, 03:05 PM   #44
Tech Master
 
bxpitbull's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Union City, New Jersey
Posts: 1,883
Trader Rating: 6 (100%+)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by syndr0me View Post
I'm letting bxdachshund take my place as the resident rabble rouser. I just want to fade away into the crowd. :-)
Dachsund is a little terror, dont sleep. But, I am pitbull. Now quiet it up, downs syndrome. No offense to anyone who has a child with the disease. let me be clear with that before the starts

I didnt realize that about stock. Didnt know it was ROAR approved. That could be the stick in the mud.
__________________
R40-Pondering a new Red Dot
Hara Pro4-GTB/3.5/Max Amps-yea.
Pondering moving on to Xray-have to go with a winner. If you cant beat em, join em!

I gear to run and win, not to THERMAL!
bxpitbull is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-28-2007, 03:10 PM   #45
Tech Adept
 
Dave Nelson's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: grand forks, nd
Posts: 225
Trader Rating: 6 (100%+)
Default

ok,ok reading all the posts since my last one i just realized a couple things.

People will always want the easy way, so BL is easier and less maitenence, the common argument for this laziness is so people can spend more time on setting up there suspension and what not. what happens when someone comes up with a self adjusting suspension???? people who like to do it themselves will take flak from others.

Why dont people just race wal-mart r/c's???? no brushes on them, no comms to cut, and cheaper.
People who put Bl up on a pedastal, and think its the greatest ever, are guys who have to have the newest tech and think anything else is junk
__________________
HPI SAVAGE X: Ko Propro Mars R(Spektrum Pro)
Looking for upgrade parts pm me!

"Donnie, your out of your element"
Dave Nelson is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
How long brushed motors will survive? Tbevofreak Electric On-Road 55 01-13-2011 07:12 PM
How long have you been around? UltegraSTI Radio and Electronics 1 07-20-2008 02:38 PM
Its been way long wow BuggyMulisha Chat Lounge 11 06-26-2007 06:15 AM
CS long life/Reedy plutonium/LRP long life brushes...which is the best? Tbevofreak Electric On-Road 15 03-18-2005 06:26 PM
fuel line: how long is too long? maxboost Nitro On-Road 21 10-29-2002 03:17 AM



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

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



All times are GMT -7. It is currently 04:08 PM.


We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
Powered By: vBulletin v3.9.2.1
Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Advertise Content © 2001-2011 RCTech.net