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Old 11-02-2005, 07:08 PM   #1
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SX9 purple esc., works with a Spektrum rec., for 12th scale stock or 19T?

What is the esc of choice for 12th scale stock?
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a good esc for 1/12 would be a small one like the novak gtx or the lrp q2
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I like my Keyence
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I have been using a GM SX12 for 2 seasons now & it is awesome. Super smooth & super tiny. I had an SX9 awhile back, but had to send it back because the thermal shutdown kept kicking on. I replaced it with the newer SX12 an have never h rad a problem. I don't use Spectrum for 1/12th scale, but I would think as long as you run a cap on the reciever or use a reciever pack you should be good to go.
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I have ran the gtx with my spektrum with no problems. If ou decide to go with brushless like the sphere you better put the cap on the receiver.
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Any ESC that fits is a great start. I'm running a Tekin G10+ Pro in my cars, and it works great. Yes, it has a bit of a larger footprint, but with Spektrum, needs no caps, diodes or anything else to run clean. That, and the Tekin takes about 3 days less time to program than the Keyence.
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as for the GTX where do you guys mount the cap?
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