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      01-20-2011, 07:23 PM   #23
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www.rctech.net is a great place for info on the 10th scalers and 8th scale stuff.

Right now the popular battery is a LIPO which with up to 6000 mah of capacity and a brushless system will give you 30 minutes of runtime.

A 4600 mah NIMH (subc cells) of 7.2v will give 15 to 20.
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i just bought a hpi sprint 2 flux gonna put some drift tires on it and drift it.

this is my firsy electric car dont know much about it

can someone explain a bit about batteries? thhis lipo nimh mah thing got me all twisted
always wanted to try rc car too. let me know how it works out and how hard it is to drift.
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Anyone into rc airplane or helicopters? I used to have large gas powered airplane. It was a Hanger 9 aerobatic one. Crashed it when I was doing a loop. Receiver cut out for a second or something and I couldn't pull up in time. Smack! right into the grass. I felt embarrassed because I had a group of onlookers when I crashed it. Also have a micro helicopter with counter rotating blades. Much easier to fly then the single rotating helicopters.
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always wanted to try rc car too. let me know how it works out and how hard it is to drift.
I think my room mate is selling his RC car for pretty cheap. He lives in San Dimas around the block from where we chilled that time.

Think its HPI with all those glow plugs and bodies and shit.
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always wanted to try rc car too. let me know how it works out and how hard it is to drift.
it's really not hard to drift at all...as long as you have AWD with the right tires or pvc.
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Interested in RC cars was always but now I think I might have to start. Can you guys suggest any beginner tips or a entry RC car?
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I was in to cars for a while, but then i got a few planes and then the real fun began.

http://www.combatwings.com/catalog/i...inixeradar.asf These things are nearly indestructible! There isn't much in the RC world that sounds like a prop spinning at 48000 RPM or your plane screaming past you at over 100mph coming out of a dive!
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Interested in RC cars was always but now I think I might have to start. Can you guys suggest any beginner tips or a entry RC car?
Buy my whole setup for cheap haha
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it's really not hard to drift at all...as long as you have AWD with the right tires or pvc.
i was suprised of how nice it went into a drift, deffintly need some practice to be able to keeep it in a drift

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I was in to cars for a while, but then i got a few planes and then the real fun began.
when i went to the hobby shop their was this guy working on a heli, looked like a crazy dude his hair was everywhere ! when he turned on the heli everything was moving and shaking !

http://www.combatwings.com/catalog/i...inixeradar.asf These things are nearly indestructible! There isn't much in the RC world that sounds like a prop spinning at 48000 RPM or your plane screaming past you at over 100mph coming out of a dive!
when i went to the hobby shop their was this guy working on a heli, looked like a crazy dude his hair was everywhere ! when he turned on the heli everything was moving and shaking !
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