R/C Tech Forums

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

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 12-20-2014, 07:05 AM   #31
Tech Rookie
Join Date: Dec 2014
Posts: 2
Default 8.4v 3000mAh Ni-Mh charging

I just bought a 1/10 drift star from exceed-rc and I got an 8.4v 3000mAh Ni-Mh battery with it and I was wonderring how much time I should charge it the first time I use it and for the other time I use it. I would charge it with the stock charger.
thank you.
antoine44 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-20-2014, 07:36 AM   #32
Tech Addict
Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: socal
Posts: 564

ok stock charger i believe takes 8 hours to fully charge. also when driving it make sure to drive it until the wheels can barely turn while holding it off the ground. but ONLY do this with nimh batteries never lipo batteries. also if you want to charge it faster here is a setup
http://www.amazon.com/RCJuice-Power-...ywords=rcjuicehttp://www.amazon.com/Original-Digit...ywords=imax+b6 and then im not sure what connector is on your battery but i believe you may need this also http://www.amazon.com/RCJuice-Tamiya...ywords=rcjuice
lastly everyone will tell you get a lipo they are better which they are but i tried a lipo when i first started and ended up messing it up and wasting $30
stampede 2wd hobbyking x car 120a esc, neewer 550 4 pole 4300kv motor,turnigy nano tech shorty 2s lipo 4200mah 65c, random crappy rtr controller,soon to be turnigy 15.5kg/cm .16s servo-brushless tmaxx turnigy 160a sensorless esc, turnigy 4 pole 1/8 scale 2100kv motor, some brand lipo from hobbyking 4s 4000mah 30-40c, turnigy 12.5kg/cm servo same controller and receiver, brushless emaxx tranny, hpi sprint 69 mustang body
rc car freak is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-09-2015, 07:16 PM   #33
Tech Elite
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Austin,TX
Posts: 2,009
Trader Rating: 28 (97%+)
Default Custom Kydex Bumpers (CNC Milled)

For those interested in significantly increasing the durability of their Exceed DriftKing, I'm selling custom Kydex bumpers for $15 shipped within the US, they span 180mm wide and will fit just inside most popular 190mm bodies on the market. The foam bumper is not included, just shown for reference:

billdelong is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-09-2015, 07:44 PM   #34
Tech Master
flou's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2015
Location: Yellville,Ar
Posts: 1,487
Trader Rating: 18 (100%+)
Default I have 2

My wife and I both have an exceed model. I bought her the brushed spatha sct.broke pretty quick.but the himoto tanto is the same. So ordered aluminum parts from asiatees. Took care of it. Myself I have a emadbeast.I have destroyed 2 bodies but haven't broke anything else. Oh and the sct is not sized like say a slash. Closer to stampede in length but wider than a pede. I'd buy the madbeast again in a heartbeat.
flou is offline   Reply With Quote

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
5280 Raceway - Colorado On Road RC Club (CORRC) SlamMan Colorado Racing 21404 05-01-2017 08:55 PM
XERUN V2.0 Brushless ESC discussion thread. cyanyde Electric On-Road 1241 08-23-2014 09:57 PM
Windsor Indoor Hobby Centre Besercoe Australian Racing 7835 06-25-2011 02:35 AM

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 12:54 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