R/C Tech Forums

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

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 06-09-2005, 06:52 AM   #31
Tech Master
berger's Avatar
R/C Tech Charter Subscriber
Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: Bathurst, Australia
Posts: 1,149
Trader Rating: 1 (100%+)

Originally Posted by Pro4Capece
The KO MUST have a KO radio to access some of the programming functions. I friend of mine with a JR radio bought the KO esc and the stuff to program it. After well over $200 he found out he needs a KO radio to take out drag brakes and other key adjustments. Novak is a great company. You can't go wrong with the GTX or even a GT7. I'm still running one and it's as good as new after two years of weekly stock, 19, and modified racing. Only thing I don't like about the GTX from what I've seen is that big capacitor. Where do you put it? There aren't the brackets like on the GT7.
No, you need the programming adaptor and card to adjust the speedo, you do not need a KO radio. And it is much much more adjustable than the novak
berger is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-09-2005, 07:25 AM   #32
Tech Master
koabich's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: Detroit Area
Posts: 1,359
Send a message via Yahoo to koabich

Personally, I have had much more success with LRP than Novak. I currently have 4 QC2's (once for each of my cars). 2 of these speedo's were from the original run when they were first intorduced and they run still perfectly and have been in my daily drivers since day one .

I had the KO and Keyence ESC's. They were great but it was too much hassel to mess with programming for me. Most of the time you mess with the programming and the ESC just gets worse...at least in my case

If you like playing with that stuff, give them a try. But I would much rather just rely on choosing one of several factory recommended settings. Or in the case of the QC2, with the variable drive frequency, you cannot get any more custom than that and the ESC does all the work for you!!
koabich is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-09-2005, 09:38 AM   #33
Tech Fanatic
TeamPink91's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: Central FL
Posts: 767
Send a message via AIM to TeamPink91

Pink? Cīmon. This is about boys toys. Not girlie stuff
Tisk Tisk....
TeamPink91 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-09-2005, 03:05 PM   #34
Tech Addict
Neil's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: me..me..me
Posts: 583
Send a message via MSN to Neil

I have a GT7 and a Keynece zero extreme both are very good but I like the keynece better it has alot more programing options. And it has a display so you can see what you are doing and you dont need a diode for your motor.
Neil is offline   Reply With Quote

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
speed passion speed control, any good? newbie2 Electric Off-Road 11 08-31-2008 09:02 PM
speed passions granturismo speed control chad423 R/C Items: For Sale/Trade 16 08-24-2008 10:03 PM
speed passion granturismo speed control chad423 R/C Items: For Sale/Trade 4 07-11-2008 02:37 PM
speed passions granturismo speed control chad423 R/C Items: For Sale/Trade 12 05-20-2008 09:23 PM
speed passion GT speed control $140.00 shipped.. rc_tradingpost R/C Items: For Sale/Trade 4 05-12-2008 08:10 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 02:34 PM.

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