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Old Mar 26, 2007, 06:47 PM
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Originally Posted by fly_boy99

A great explanation for most folks.

There are a few corrections to make it golden:

(So now instead of drawing 300 watts into the motor with 90 amps going to heat. )

You meant to say 90 watts going to heat.

(This has 2 detrimental effects, first, it lowers the Kv of the motor slightly)

And I believe when you demag magnets the Kv actually rises not falls, thus current draw grows as the mags go south. Thus creating more heat and killing the windings as well as the ESC. Don't ask me how I know....

Great stuff though!

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