R/C Tech Forums

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

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 05-02-2003, 10:03 PM   #1
Tech Apprentice
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: San Francisco, CA
Posts: 95
Default Fantom .12 vs. CV-R

which has more power the fantom or a CV-R. I am really trying to get a feel for how powerfull these fantoms are... i seem to read mixed opinions at both extremes. is it a 1+ HP motor?
compuatic is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-02-2003, 11:41 PM   #2
Tech Master
 
sausage_link's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: Melb, Australia
Posts: 1,025
Send a message via ICQ to sausage_link
Default

OS quote the .12 CV-R has 1 hp...

dont know much about the fantoms
i would go the OS
sausage_link is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-03-2003, 02:20 AM   #3
Tech Regular
 
spitfire's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: Coon Rapids MN
Posts: 419
Send a message via AIM to spitfire Send a message via Yahoo to spitfire
Default

http://www.fantom-motors.com/products/eng2.htm

says its 1.15hp
spitfire is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-03-2003, 09:21 AM   #4
Tech Regular
 
RedScorp's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: So. Cal.
Posts: 283
Send a message via ICQ to RedScorp Send a message via AIM to RedScorp Send a message via Yahoo to RedScorp
Default

The OS .12 TR is about 1.15 bhp as well. And a fine motor for short tracks. If you're going to be racing on a big track or a track like rev where it's very swoopy you might want to look at the mugens or something with less low end and more high end power.
RedScorp is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Fantom Done? Jake S Electric Off-Road 15 08-14-2007 12:28 AM
Thunder Zapper Fantom Dyno Fantom Lathe Spring dyno Brush Butcher Fussy full monte HenBeav R/C Items: For Sale/Trade 8 12-06-2006 11:38 AM
FS: 05' Fantom .18 scr_achy R/C Items: For Sale/Trade 1 11-29-2005 02:59 PM
12 used fantom monster & fantom binary balanced stock motors 2 epic roar stock brand jason cheng R/C Items: For Sale/Trade 11 06-06-2005 08:23 AM
Fantom FR-12 Sofast-NT Electric Off-Road 7 11-03-2004 04:56 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 12:45 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