HobbyKing.com New Products Flash Sale
Reply
Thread Tools
Old Jun 08, 2014, 10:32 PM
Registered User
cwolfe's Avatar
United States, TX, Spring
Joined Aug 2011
2,038 Posts
Question
Where to put my ESC?

I'm building an RC Lander F9F Panther. The old version. It's designed to have the ESC mounted on the top inside of the fuselage. Right in front of the EDF. Problem is. The battery has to be mounted in the nose to get the plane to balance. So, do I extend the battery wires all the way to the nose. Maybe 15" or so, but from what I understand this can damage the ESC or battery. Or do I extend the motor wires and mount the ESC else where? Closer to the nose. It would get less air.

Thanks,

CW
cwolfe is offline Find More Posts by cwolfe
Reply With Quote
Sign up now
to remove ads between posts
Old Jun 09, 2014, 12:18 AM
Do it Right, the first time!
CoolerByTheLake's Avatar
United States, MN, Hermantown
Joined Dec 2008
5,193 Posts
" extend the motor wires "

too long battery wires will kill ESC over time: precautions, solutions & workarounds
http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=952523


Adding Capacitors - A good time to revisit the issue
http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...light=cap+pack
CoolerByTheLake is offline Find More Posts by CoolerByTheLake
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Category Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Question where do you put radio on a 600? Green Darner Radios 0 Mar 15, 2014 04:41 PM
Help! Where to buy cable to extend my esc to motor cable ? TonyTheAsian Electric Plane Talk 23 Jan 05, 2014 11:20 AM
Question Where to put ferrite rings? NJHeliFlyer Multirotor Talk 2 Jan 04, 2014 11:53 AM
Discussion Where to put second spar truffaldino Modeling Science 10 Dec 30, 2013 07:31 PM
Discussion Putting my money where my mouth is. gettinout 1/2A Planes 13 Oct 08, 2013 03:50 PM