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Old Mar 07, 2012, 06:26 PM
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Originally Posted by FedericoA View Post
Let'say i have to choose for a lipo is more suited for let's say a most kowed plane like the PARKZONE T 28 TROJAN.....Now should i choose a 3s 2100 20c or is best 25c or even more a 30c...and so on what should i expect from the difference of these c rates on my plane ....more performance maybe ?......same performance ?
will burn my motor with higher c rate ? or maybe burn my esc.....
I believe that most of the rc modelers think tha 20c will be less power and faster than a 25 c....BUT WHAT IS THE CORRECT BEHAVE OF THOSE C RATE ?
1. A 3S 2200mah 20C is fine.

2. You could go with a 25C or even 30C if you want to spend the extra bucks.

3. You should expect very little difference between any of the various C rates.

4. You will not burn up your motor or ESC by using a higher C battery.

If you do not agree with any of the above, or even if you do, you should get a wattmeter and measure the differences, if any, for yourself.

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