Jan 10, 2013, 07:28 PM
OOPS
Manta1's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by ka9fax View Post
I use app for all my small stuff and want use them on my 71. Will the 45amp ones work or do I need the big 75 amp ones? I'm going to run 6 cells and about 88 amp bursts.
Thanks
45s will work just fine. I run them on my 89 slick as well as my 71.
Sign up now
to remove ads between posts
Jan 10, 2013, 07:36 PM
I fly, therefore, I crash!!!
SteveT.'s Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by rcdrum View Post
Hmmm, lot's of 71's around here with no failures. Feeding the phobia I guess

RC
As I am making about $1.00 on each of these, you know I'm really in it for the money!!

SteveT.
Latest blog entry: My hangar...
Jan 10, 2013, 07:38 PM
Barefoot Birkinsomething
rcbirk21's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by ka9fax View Post
I use app for all my small stuff and want use them on my 71. Will the 45amp ones work or do I need the big 75 amp ones? I'm going to run 6 cells and about 88 amp bursts.
Thanks
Quote:
Originally Posted by Manta1 View Post
45s will work just fine. I run them on my 89 slick as well as my 71.
IIRC, a guy did a test on the 45a pp's and got the housing to melt at around 200-250 amps. crimp sleeve was still fine, but the housing got a little too hot
Jan 10, 2013, 07:40 PM
bryansifsof44's Avatar
I was gonna say after the priority shipping and the cost of the CF you might be loosing money. I do appreciate the CF reinforcement Steve.
Jan 10, 2013, 07:43 PM
Quit Chucking My Wood
rthorne's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by ka9fax View Post
I use app for all my small stuff and want use them on my 71. Will the 45amp ones work or do I need the big 75 amp ones? I'm going to run 6 cells and about 88 amp bursts.
Thanks
QSL on the 45amp APP's. I use them on all of my electrics, even in an electrified 103" Extra.

Rich
Jan 10, 2013, 07:47 PM
I fly, therefore, I crash!!!
SteveT.'s Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by bryansifsof44 View Post
I was gonna say after the priority shipping and the cost of the CF you might be loosing money. Not much incentive to instill a "phobia". I do appreciate the CF reinforcement Steve.
Thanks my friend....And yes....Priority shipping $5.60....a sheet of carbon fiber that I can get about 14 pieces out of costs me $18.00, and it takes me about an hour to make a batch, plus the wear on my band saw blade and brad point drill bits...yeah...I'm just raking in the cash hand over fist......

SteveT
Latest blog entry: My hangar...
Jan 10, 2013, 07:51 PM
Registered User
ka9fax's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by rcbirk21 View Post
IIRC, a guy did a test on the 45a pp's and got the housing to melt at around 200-250 amps. crimp sleeve was still fine, but the housing got a little too hot
thanks guys, wow 250 amps! And that was constant, we talking less than half of that, and ony for a few seconds. Looks like I'm more than safe with the 45a
Jan 10, 2013, 07:56 PM
Registered User
ka9fax's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by rthorne View Post
QSL on the 45amp APP's. I use them on all of my electrics, even in an electrified 103" Extra.

Rich
Good to hear on the 103. I really did not want to go will the 75 unless I really had to
Jan 10, 2013, 09:49 PM
TEAM HILLBILLY
Eagle34's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by Inverted-I-Fly View Post
is the ds615 replacing the ds610?
Quote:
Originally Posted by rcbirk21 View Post
looks like it. from what i could find, slightly faster, slightly stronger, but really just an "upgrade" to the ds610's that align includes with their heli combos
Seems that way, found this out after I posted. Slightly more torque and price.
Jan 10, 2013, 10:44 PM
Registered User
rcdrum's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by SteveT. View Post
As I am making about $1.00 on each of these, you know I'm really in it for the money!!

SteveT.
Nobody is in this hobby for the money, unless your goal is to relieve yourself of it

RC
Jan 10, 2013, 11:09 PM
Registered User
Mendo's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by rcdrum View Post
Nobody is in this hobby for the money, unless your goal is to relieve yourself of it

RC
More true words have never been spoken.......



Mendo
Jan 10, 2013, 11:24 PM
I fly, therefore, I crash!!!
SteveT.'s Avatar
It's like "How do you make a small fortune with a recording studio (or many other things).... start off with a large fortune....

SteveT.
Latest blog entry: My hangar...
Jan 10, 2013, 11:30 PM
bryansifsof44's Avatar
I was just gonna say the same thing... LOL
Jan 11, 2013, 05:21 AM
Registered User
Quote:
Originally Posted by ka9fax View Post
thanks guys, wow 250 amps! And that was constant, we talking less than half of that, and ony for a few seconds. Looks like I'm more than safe with the 45a
I believe the 45 amp rating is at 120 volts or something like that. I know I read that somewhere, or it could have been 110 volts, whatever household current is I guess.
Jan 11, 2013, 07:26 AM
Registered User
Reaper802's Avatar
Happy to see the "Put me on the waiting list" button that 3DHS added to the website a few months back works. After 6 months of waiting 71" Orange Sick rudders are back in stock. Although now that I check after my order they are listed as out of stock again... Perhaps I just grabbed the last one?


Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Category Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Poll 3D hobby shop 51" slick or 55" SHP? appleflyer 3D Flying 24 Mar 24, 2009 06:29 PM
Video 3D Hobby Shop's AJ Slick Clark Warfel Electric Plane Talk 3 May 08, 2008 07:31 AM