R/C Tech Forums

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

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 02-10-2009, 04:52 AM   #16
Company Representative
ammdrew's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2002
Posts: 10,584
Trader Rating: 25 (100%+)

I have had no problem with rc3 and PT's

we have been using the rc3 for a year and a half now. we use the tcip connection.
Team Tekin, Team Scream, Paint By Mike, Team Mölzer Mowery Racing, EA Motorsports, Speedmerchant, TQ Wire

MMR Direct Minneapolis World Class Indoor Race Facility.
On Road and Off Road racing year round.


Check out You Tube mmrswracing. Every qualifier and every main uploaded at the end of every race day.
ammdrew is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-15-2009, 01:38 AM   #17
Tech Addict
promatchracer's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Michigan
Posts: 615
Trader Rating: 11 (100%+)
Send a message via Yahoo to promatchracer

Originally Posted by CraiglC View Post
The "box" part of the cable is an impedance matching transformer.
I have heard of guys using a bnc to rg6 type adapter and using an old one from a TV. If your old enough to remember hooking a VCR up to a TV with rabbit ears, it was that round adapter with the coax on one end and two wires on the other. It may not have the proper values, but has got to be better that nothing.

Also remember to put a 470 ohm resistor mid-point through the loop.

If it were me, I would get the box on ebay from bigfix in Australia, I have only heard good things about his stuff.

This is how we have ours set up and has worked pretty good for almost 2 years. We use the AMBrc decoder box

I do have an extra wire from AMB the Yellow cable It needs the BNC connection put on the end that goes to the decoder box.
About 3 years ago we took it off because we where having intemitted problems with scoring but we found out that it was because the PA Mic we where using had the cord next to the AMB yellow cord BTW I didn't figure this part out until about a year later lol

If anybody is interested in the Yellow AMB cord that just needs a BNC connection on it Please PM or email me I would sell it but I will try and get picts first
It is like the one the guy on ebay has for $125
promatchracer is offline   Reply With Quote

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
AMBrc Rechargeable Transponder Repairs Kevin Radio and Electronics 71 08-19-2013 07:22 PM
AMB RC decoder Low_E Radio and Electronics 34 05-27-2013 11:43 AM
2009 Hobbytown USA St. Charles Racing thunderbt3 Wisconsin & Illinois Racing 934 04-16-2010 10:05 AM
SMA Night Racing The Ideas Man Australian Racing 2158 08-25-2008 07:59 AM
Is it my transponder or the track?? GHETTOTEACHER Nitro On-Road 19 07-16-2007 03:04 PM
AMBrc PT Clone/replacement Paladin Electric On-Road 86 09-07-2006 05:27 PM

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 07:13 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