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Old Aug 25, 2009, 08:08 PM
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does anyone know what size lipo to use in my 32" mono w/ a 9 turn 540 xl feigao and a 180 a seaking speed control?
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Old Aug 25, 2009, 09:14 PM
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assuming that you would like a bit more than a 1minute run...I'd use a 4s2p (a pair of 4s 4500mah or higher 25c packs).
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Old Aug 25, 2009, 09:24 PM
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thanks, ive been winging it so everything helps...
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Old Aug 26, 2009, 04:32 PM
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can i run 2 batteries at half of the mah to equal one larger battery due to battery location?
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Old Aug 27, 2009, 10:12 AM
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yes, connect them in parallel
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Old Aug 29, 2009, 01:00 PM
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so i'm wondering, does my c rating go up if i wire two batteries in series or parallel?
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Old Aug 29, 2009, 01:10 PM
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it goes up when in parallel
to simplify, parrallel increase Amp (C rating and capacity) serie increase Volt
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Old Aug 29, 2009, 01:49 PM
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thanks ED. one of the last things that i need to do is build my battery trays on the sides of my mono, are their any links for this task? getting close to sink or swim time...lol
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Old Aug 29, 2009, 02:35 PM
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in my 29" DF copy I have just a stripe of 3M hook and loop (Velcro) in the hull and same on each batt (2x2S in serie), each stripe is as long as the batt, can't move!
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Old Aug 29, 2009, 03:31 PM
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i call mine a 33" delta farce i sure hope it floats when i get done. all i need is a radio and receiver and lipos and it should be ready to explode or run...
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Old Aug 29, 2009, 04:50 PM
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lol
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Old Sep 05, 2009, 03:32 PM
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now i'm wondering if my motor mounts are going to hold with 15 minute epoxy, or should i go over them with fiberglass?
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Old Sep 07, 2009, 02:48 AM
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yep add some fiberglass to the 15min epoxy
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Old Sep 27, 2009, 11:58 PM
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does anyone know what a good balance point would be for this 32" mono?
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Old Sep 28, 2009, 01:36 AM
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8.2" from transom, that's 25% of the hull lengh
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