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Old 11-08-2007, 11:53 PM
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Li Po,S in Transmitters,
Has any using this and what cells ,How many and did cost much.
I want this for my Ko. Thanks.
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Old 11-09-2007, 08:11 AM
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http://www.losi.com/Products/Default...rodID=LOSB9810

here ya go, losi makes one
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Old 11-09-2007, 03:52 PM
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http://www.vxrracingusa.com/prodM_en..._LTK312300.htm

vxr racing is the makers of most lipo battery
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Old 11-09-2007, 03:59 PM
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lipos in the KO ...i believe the wiring is backwards to the plug....
double check before you plug it in or your KO may go Poof.....
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Muchmore's Ko lipo battery wires are reverse also. Lucky nothing pop. The Losi is correct though. The red wire should be on the right and the black wire in the middle when you look the plug with the wire pointing down and the plug's holes point up and with the metal contacts facing away from you. When installing the battery the red wire will be on the backside (non-steering side).
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Old 11-09-2007, 07:55 PM
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ht batteries sells one for the ko propo they are good packs
pack # ht-330 you can email erik at ht with any ? they get back to you quickly
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Old 11-10-2007, 05:11 AM
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yeh gota watch it with the KO helios or JR z-1,

i plugged my lipo into it not knowing it was wired differntly and blew my spektrum modlue
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is the ko the only one that the wiring is backwards on ? i just got a lipo for my 3PKS and dont want to f anything up. also do you ever need to balance tx packs?
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most of the li-po packs come with a charging/balancing plug thats different then the one plugged into the radio
i use the ht battery charger to charge my reciever/transmitter and starterbox batteries
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im using a VXR lipo transmitter pack on my 3pk. got it on sale from our lhs they had 2000+mah packs coming in, so i got the last 700mah lying on the shelf it was for a KO transmitter, but following the plug orientation, i just switched the + and - for use in my 3pk. it's 11.1V, 700mah, 3 cell lipo. i think i get about 3+ hours on a charge the voltage is always higher than what i get with 8AA nimhs and its very lightweight.
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