Old 09-11-2019, 11:27 AM
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Originally Posted by TurnNBurn View Post

Heh, I can attest to this. I saw a video on YouTube the other day where an FPV pilot interviewed a Rep of a supplier of batteries, and under condition of the anonymity of both himself and the company, he flat out said they typically add 5-10C on the label, just to look better than the competition, under the guise that “people know those numbers are BS anyway”. What the hell?
Reminds me of a battery review that TheJANG from URC did a few years back, he did a battery discharge graph comparing a couple budget brand batteries against MaxAmps and had determined that MaxAmps was overstating their C Ratings, he felt that the price MaxAmps was charging was not a good value. Shortly after, MaxAmps had filed a cease and desist against URC, TheJANG's review was removed from YouTube and he was not allowed to reference MaxAmps anywhere on his website, he even banned anyone from using the name on anyone's post.... we soon started calling them "MaxCramps" instead...lol

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