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Old 12-06-2008, 11:53 AM   #1
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I am looking for info on running lipo in 1/12th pan car. I have a BMI db12r and I want to run the new smc lipo w/novak gtb/13.5 and a losi micro t lipo for the radio gear don't quite know how to go about it any help or suggestions.
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I am in the same boat as you are. I have a lipo from SMC on order and am going to run a small nimh reciever pack. I shot an e mail to Eric at Darkside Motorsports and am waiting for a reply. You might give him a shout at his web sight at Darksidems.com. The last time i raced with him, he was running a receiver pack on his modified oval cars.
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Same boat here...I parked 4c oval and 1/12 on road car when I switched to Lipo for touring and 21.5/lipo oval. SMC 1c pack looks invitable and I should have on here by Monday. So I hope to pick a small lipo pack such as the micro t for electronics. I am done with nimh batteries so all lipo.

There's a few treads with pics of parks setup up already. It may be the 1c lipo tread, also check out Jason's 1/12 BMI tread. I think one of the driver's have theirs posted buy not with the micro t setup.
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Here's the gigantic thread all about it with just about every question you can think of already answered:

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I used a couple of smaller lipo receiver packs in my 1/12th a couple years ago. 7.4v and very light. I bought my stuff at BatteriesAmerica (with the normal www and .com stuff). I looked a little bit ago and seen 200mah 7.4v packs, weighing only 9gms.
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The proper way to wire a gtb for lipo


Oh and I am running the same rollout for 13.5 lipo and 17.5 4 cell. (now that has something to say for the equality of these combos)
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thanks for the link to the smc 4000 thread lots of info there
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