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Old 06-19-2002, 07:09 AM   #616
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danny: thanks. i use a pitbull as well. my HV packs peak at 9.8V using 6.0A charge rate @ .06v peak detect.
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Old 06-22-2002, 09:15 AM   #617
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Hi guys! I just bought a new 3000HV batts pack! and wondering what is the best way to start taking a good care of it?? How many charge do I have to run b4 I can get it up to the maximum performance?

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Another questions please! I have like 12 pack of an old used 3000Sanyo and panasonic pack! It's like a year old and I bought it used! I just bought a Turbo35BL and some how those cell # is really low why is it?

Also..I hert that I can do a dead shorting batts and it will help on the performance? but...What is dead shorting? can you explain to me how to do it? I hert that I need a discharge tray??

Also Zapp the batts? How can I zapp the batts? What kind of equipment do I need?

I just hate it when my buddy have 2 labs over me and we have the same skill of driving!! Please help!
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Old 06-22-2002, 11:52 AM   #619
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3000 seems to get worse when you zap them
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Old 06-26-2002, 12:23 PM   #620
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Hello!!! I just graduated from TAMIYA stick packs (!finally!)!!

I am still a novice driver and race only stock.

I have four new sets of Sanyo 3000 HV's (not matched)

My question is, my charger is not as high tech as the ones you guys are using, I only use an LRP Quadra Charger(NiMh compatible) and is only capable of charging of up to 5.5amps maximum.

AT what amps should I charge the HV's????

I already have a bulb discharger with a cut off at 5.4V.



I have read the this thread from page one to the last and have not encountered anyone using the LRP Quadra Charger with the Sanyo 3000 HV's, Please don't tell me to buy a new charger......


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Old 06-26-2002, 03:01 PM   #621
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wassup guys i just picked up a pack of PEK44061 RC3000HV PowerFlo- World Spec batteries and i ran them once and they seem better than the Panasonic Stock Metal Hydride Ni-MH 3000 it seems like they have more umph so i think i may be getting a few more of them, anyone else with these batteries?
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I agree, they are a good battery. I still haven't totally made up my mind as to which is better, panasonic or sanyo, but I think I prefer the SMH/UMH for mod.

HVs are a good robust battery though. Probably depends more on how good the packs are between the panasonics and sanyos instead of a winner.

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lem2 - Charge them at 5.5 amps. Your charger will work fine, but a charger might be something you consider upgrading in the future.

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Sanyos have always been able to top Panosonics and they are more rubust to boot..

I charge my HV's at 6amps to 8amps.
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Anyone know if the stock metal hydrides perform better on there 2nd cycle after they have cooled off?
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proudwinner - yes they do. I'll do a test tomorrow and show you the results. I'll cylcle them once, then let them rest for 3 hours, then cycle them again and give you numbers.

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Thanx Speedo, I'm about to order 4 top-of-the-line packs from World Class Batteries.
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OK...I got my self a new 3000HV with pritty good ##.. Any how...how many cycle do I have to run befor I can get it up to the top performance? Also...how long will it last with the match ##? befor I have to rematch it again??
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They should be good right from the get go, but they will get even better after four or five runs.

If you only have the one pack, there's no point to rematching.

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proudwinner, why not get the ultra metals?
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