Originally Posted by corsair nut
im sure i was 130A+ probably more. if i would have known that, i wuld have never tried to fly it. goes to show you should always check amp draw.
I wonder why the ESC poped even at 130 amps. The Turnegy ESC is rated for 120amps constant 180 burst. Mine was pulling 134 amps and no worries. I do have 16 caps on it though (8 per fan) so I wonder if that kept me safe from Mr. ripple.