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Old 04-06-2009, 01:14 PM
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Edumakated
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Originally Posted by everyjuangohome View Post
Im in so-cal. So the tracks are big and I am pushing this thing to the max....not just putting around. 14-15mins is good, just wish Zippy made some affordable 8000mah packs. Electric is so much faster than nitro but it's hard to race them anywhere with all the races being 20mins.
You need a different setup if you need 15 & 20 minute mains then. My track is one of the larger tracks around (home of ROAR nats for 09) and I can make a 15/20 minute main. The 4s/Castle setup is perfect for 10 minutes or less, but won't cut it for 15-20 minute mains.

Jump up to 5s and get a 1700kv Neu. A 5s 5000 zippy will get you 20 minutes all day long. I ran up to 24 minutes in a race with that setup. for 15 minute drop down to a 4000-4300 pack. I have NEVER dumped after a year of running this setup.
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