Most RTR (ready-to-run) nitro-powered vehicles come with a standard 4-cell “AA” alkaline battery pack holder which is used to power your receiver and servos. You can add a level of security to your ride by making sure those “AA”s don’t pop out of the holder. This is especially true with an off-road vehicle that has to endure a lot of hard impacts.
All you need to do is to wrap the battery pack holder with some electrical tape and this will keep the “AA”s from moving. Just a couple times around the pack with the tape is all you need.
When you get some extra funds together, consider getting a rechargeable NiMH receiver battery pack like the one shown here from Dynamite. For around $27, you can enjoy increased runtimes with your nitro-powered vehicle due to its high capacity (mAh), especially if you own a high-current-drain car or truck. These packs are available in the 3+2 cell configuration shown here or in a 5-cell flat pack.06:20 PM..
There are no posts
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Article RCGroups RC Car Quick Tips - Improve results with spray paint cans||Paul Onorato||Car Talk||0||Jun 21, 2013 06:26 PM|
|Article RCGroups RC Car Quick Tips - Simple Third Hand Tool||Paul Onorato||Car Talk||4||Jun 13, 2013 10:49 PM|
|For Sale New Targus AA Battery Charger with 4 rechargeable AA Batteries||innoplastic||Non R/C Items (FS/W)||0||May 07, 2013 11:26 PM|
|Discussion New Bright RC car Li-Ion battery 4 cell, how to charge with AC6???||shahram72||Batteries and Chargers||7||Jan 08, 2013 10:53 AM|
|Discussion 8-Cell AA Battery Holder For Eclipse 7 Transmitter||E-Challenged||Hitec/Multiplex USA||4||Sep 05, 2006 10:17 PM|