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Old Jun 24, 2011, 11:19 AM
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I concur with this advice 100%. In my opinion, a separate BEC is necessary. Weight is an issue, but is something best considered in the initial planning stages of any particular model to be built.

I like your work. You have put a lot of thought and effort into your model and it shows.

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Originally Posted by T3chDad View Post
I would use a separate BEC. Even though the retract servos won't be used that often, they have the potential to have the most current draw. I wouldn't want to hit my retract switch and then have a brown-out as a result. Better safe than sorry after all the hard work you've put into it. It's definitely worth the $20-30 for peace of mind IMO...
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