Originally Posted by AmishLou
... This will be for a plane in the future, as I currently cannot keep my SS in the air long enough to drain the 2 cell battery it came with. It just doesn't seem like the brushed motor has enough power to climb higher than 20-30 feet in the air.
Is that a typo? I run my bix with a 3s and the APC 6x4 and she can climb at a 50deg angle at just under full throttle until I can't tell if she's coming or going. I'd imagine on a 2s you would definitely have less power by about 1/3.