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Old Oct 02, 2007, 08:55 PM
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Cox P-47 and DX6 Best Setup?

Ok I have the Cox P-47 and a DX6 so what I wanted to know is what is the best setup for this combo.

I know I need an ESC, Battery and a Charger... So what do you recommend?

Please give Make and Model..

This will be my first ARF plane..

Thanks
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Old Oct 02, 2007, 11:10 PM
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Check out the Cox Micro warbird thread over in Parkflyers...

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Old Oct 03, 2007, 12:02 AM
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brushed or brushless motor?

I'd also encourage you to read the thread in the parkflyers forum... pop some popcorn though... it's LOOOOONG read.

For brushless mods start about 2/3'rds of the way in.

If you want to go brushed get a little elctrifly C-7 esc and a 300mAH 2S lipo battery. For a charger use a basic lipo charger. You can also use the Cox NiMH and a Cox charger or similar to recharge it. Personally I'd do the lipo but that's what my entire fleet runs now so...
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Old Oct 13, 2007, 02:36 PM
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I have used the Cox battery 220maH Ni-MH on my F4U along with the Blue Arrow 5-Amp ESC for brushed motors. Part # BA-PP-5A. Both work well with the Cox Warbirds and the ESC has very good resolution on the throttle. The Charger i purchased was the Apache Smart Charger 2030. It will charge all types of batteries, Ni-Cad, Ni-MH or Li-poly. This was a very cost effective setup to get started.
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