R/C Tech Forums

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

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 02-13-2009, 04:46 AM   #1
Tech Regular
 
chrislow's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Toowoomba
Posts: 341
Trader Rating: 17 (100%+)
Default Novak Velociti 7.5R with XBR

What do you think, is it a good idea to try a 7.5 with my XBR. dont say it has a 8.5 limit i know, but isnt their a safety margin on these things, only one less wind. I could gear it lower, don't really need the top end of 7.5 but can get one cheap. Just dont want to fry my esc. Anyone tried it?

chris
chrislow is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-13-2009, 07:26 AM   #2
Tech Master
 
Tire Chunker's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Posts: 1,241
Trader Rating: 16 (100%+)
Default

put a fan on it
Tire Chunker is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-13-2009, 10:12 AM   #3
Tech Elite
 
ta_man's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: New Jersey
Posts: 4,364
Trader Rating: 151 (100%+)
Default

I ran a "7-Light" (not a 7.5 - a "7" I made by dewinding a 10.5 by 3.5 turns) with a supersport ESC. With a fan on the ESC it worked fine except during hot weather where even with the fan, the 7L was too much for it. It would thermal after about 5-7 minutes.

I would be concerned about a 7.5R, but you might get a way with a 7.5L.
ta_man is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Ask Steve "The Evicerator" Weiss TeamButter Electric On-Road 7088 07-16-2011 06:01 PM
FS: Novak XBR ESC & Velociti 7.5r nikolaz01 Australia For Sale/Trade 6 08-10-2008 09:45 PM
Need help on a Brushless System tom_chang79 Electric Off-Road 22 07-16-2008 12:11 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 10:59 AM.


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