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Old 11-10-2003, 04:43 PM   #16
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Default Re: Gauge Wire used on Speedo

Originally posted by popsracer
I was contemplating increasing the Wire size on my new LRP-v7.1, but decided against it when told the Factory drivers run them with the 16ga wire and Mod's. Good enought for me then.
The difference in resistance between 16 and 12AWG for the lengths cars use is about 0.15% of your energy with 4 cells.

Don't sweat the smaller guage.

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Old 11-10-2003, 07:22 PM   #17
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O no!
We must save the 15 ten thousandth of the power...

Personally, I think it's all what you are comfortable with.
Keep a ride that you are happy with, it will keep you confident.
Good luck guys!
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Old 11-10-2003, 09:40 PM   #18
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Don't order Associated wire. I tried that last week & even though it says 16ga on the package, it is 14ga wire. I found it at Hobbypeople.net (#131174 Wattage)
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