Go Back  R/C Tech Forums > General Forums > Electric On-Road
What ESC for Xray T2 008 >

What ESC for Xray T2 008

What ESC for Xray T2 008

Old 01-27-2010, 10:59 PM
  #1  
Tech Regular
Thread Starter
iTrader: (11)
 
cliffhanger's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 463
Trader Rating: 11 (100%+)
Default What ESC for Xray T2 008

I'm new to onroad what ESC is good for beginer in onroad and is good enough for racing.thanks cheers
cliffhanger is offline  
Old 01-28-2010, 07:52 AM
  #2  
Tech Rookie
 
Rozzer's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Posts: 12
Default

It depends on how competitive you want to be, The best esc is the Tekin rs pro.
It all depends on how much you want to pay, The more you pay = the better esc.
Rozzer is offline  
Old 01-28-2010, 09:19 AM
  #3  
Tech Adept
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Hong Kong
Posts: 233
Default

Another vote for tekin rs pro.
hardmankam is offline  
Old 01-28-2010, 09:28 AM
  #4  
Tech Master
iTrader: (35)
 
rcterp's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: No mans land.
Posts: 1,032
Trader Rating: 35 (100%+)
Default

Originally Posted by cliffhanger View Post
I'm new to onroad what ESC is good for beginer in onroad and is good enough for racing.thanks cheers
The Tekin RS Pro is overkill for your application. Get the Tekin RS (not Pro) and save yourself $50.
rcterp is offline  
Old 01-29-2010, 05:01 PM
  #5  
Tech Regular
Thread Starter
iTrader: (11)
 
cliffhanger's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 463
Trader Rating: 11 (100%+)
Default

will Novak havoc be any good?
cliffhanger is offline  
Old 01-29-2010, 05:10 PM
  #6  
Tech Adept
iTrader: (4)
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Posts: 110
Trader Rating: 4 (100%+)
Default

You could try the new Mamba Max Pro. It's good and cheap, about half of what the tekin costs with hotwire. No need to use all the features the MMP comes with; later you can use and appreciate the other cool stuff. It's a little big though, so plan your chassis layout well.
dr_speed is offline  
Old 01-29-2010, 05:18 PM
  #7  
Tech Master
iTrader: (15)
 
RMKinWI's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Mount Horeb, WI
Posts: 1,035
Trader Rating: 15 (100%+)
Default

Originally Posted by cliffhanger View Post
will Novak havoc be any good?
If you can afford the Tekin RS Pro or RS get it - If not the Only other competitive ESC for less is the Mamba Max PRO.

The Havoc is just old tech with limited features - all three of the above are programmable via a computer the Havoc is not. If you do get a Havoc make sure to get the Havoc pro.

Good Luck,
RMKinWI is offline  
Old 01-29-2010, 05:38 PM
  #8  
Tech Regular
 
Andy63's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Sweden
Posts: 398
Default

Ezrun ESC is good. i dont remember full name. or Tekin RS. good price. but if you want great stuff. get yourself a Advanced Black Diamond. That thing is awesome! it not cheap, but you pay and you get the best esc out there. i know the owner of it and the ESC is great.

www.andrefossto.wordpress.com
Andy63 is offline  
Old 01-30-2010, 06:30 AM
  #9  
Tech Champion
iTrader: (79)
 
F. Mendoza's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: SoCal
Posts: 7,266
Trader Rating: 79 (100%+)
Default

Originally Posted by cliffhanger View Post
I'm new to onroad what ESC is good for beginer in onroad and is good enough for racing.thanks cheers
Just buy what you can afford. Any of the above would work. If you can find a used one for way less money than a new one even better. As a beginner you will pretty much mutilate whatever you buy. Go inexpensive for now. It would still be more than enough for you to learn with and then some. Look in the For Sale Forums here on RCTech. With experience you will eventually buy a new one and not butcher it so soon.
F. Mendoza is offline  
Old 01-30-2010, 10:35 AM
  #10  
Tech Regular
Thread Starter
iTrader: (11)
 
cliffhanger's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 463
Trader Rating: 11 (100%+)
Default

I can buy havoc 2s localy for like 70-80$ will be this good with a tekin 17.5T motor
cliffhanger is offline  
Old 03-21-2010, 12:37 PM
  #11  
Tech Regular
Thread Starter
iTrader: (11)
 
cliffhanger's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 463
Trader Rating: 11 (100%+)
Default

i think i might go havok pro or the new one novak kinetic?What u think guy's?
cliffhanger is offline  
Old 03-21-2010, 01:23 PM
  #12  
Tech Adept
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 206
Default

Donít listen to the brand pimps, if you are new to onroad then any of them will do, Tekin, LRP, Nosram, Speed Passion, Ko, Orion, Novak, just take your pick or choose which colour you like.

I would recommend LRP or KO, excellent mod racing speedies!!
FactoryTeam08 is offline  
Old 03-21-2010, 03:57 PM
  #13  
Tech Apprentice
 
kyle133's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Essex Ontario, Canada
Posts: 89
Default

if you want the kinetic, you may be waiting for awhile since novak keeps pushing the relese date. personally i think you should go for the tekin RS. very fast esc with the V203 software, very small and compact, and cheap!!! personally i wouldnt run the esc with the 203 software on it untill you learn a little more. you can burn up a motor real quick with the esc timming advance and turbo, and its a little much to digest when your new.
kyle133 is offline  

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
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


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information

Copyright © 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.