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Old 05-12-2003, 11:21 AM   #1
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Hi ive charged my NIMH battery up to giv my new car its first go. It has rained and is wet outside, if it doesnt dry up enuff what do i do with the fully charge battery.

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P.S. Does anyone know whay it took me about 1 hour to solder my ESC to my Motor. It just wouldnt stick. It has now, but i dont have much faith at mo.
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Old 05-12-2003, 11:25 AM   #2
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You can probably leave the battery fully charged, it won't harm the NiMH cells.

Your soldering technique is probably to blame. You need a quality iron of around 40w to do motors. You also need to tin both surfaces, before soldering them together.
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what do u mean tin both surfaces
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check out this web site for great info on soldering

http://www.balakracing.com/soldering.htm
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