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Old Nov 24, 2010, 03:46 AM
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New Sky Lipo lithium Polymer batteries Review (3 min 4 sec)


HobbyPartz.com got a big shipment of SKY LIPOS. These are top notch quality batteries for rc helicopters and airplanes. Check us out! You won't be disappointed!

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Old Dec 20, 2010, 08:04 PM
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Here's a testimonial from one of our fan Phil Landram
Received two of the new Sky Lipos today. I ordered a 40C 4S 2200 for my Air Field F-4 and a 30C 4S 1000 for my T-33. I am very impressed with both. The T-33 topped out at 82 mph with the same voltage from another company. With the Sky Lipo it averaged 92 mph and did not seem to get hot. The 40C on the F-4 blew me away. With a 30C 2200 Blue I was able to get to max out at 71 mph and hand launching it was a disaster waiting to happen. With the 40C the jet just flew right out of my hands! The top speed was 88.2 mph! All that said, neither jet has the stock gear and are set up for running a four cell set up. From now on I will only buy Sky Lipos!!! What a great buy!!
Old Dec 22, 2010, 05:27 PM
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Hi
Some of the Blue Lipos (25c 1800 and 25c 2200) are out of stock. When are they expected in stock? Thanks.
Old Dec 30, 2010, 08:37 PM
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I've used the sky lipo not knowing the metal plates, but so far so good. Not very warm at all. We'll see if this lipo puffs like the rest though.

Good lipo, recommended.
Old Jan 04, 2011, 01:56 PM
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I wish the lipo battery industry would standardize the connectors that come on their products!

I just got some Sky Lipo 3S-40c-1300mah and they have a non-standard banana connector.

Couple days ago I got some Turnigy 3S-20C-1300mah with the XT-60 connector on them!

Means that I have to, yet again, make a work-around for their problem!

I don't even think an adapter is available!

And soldering skills are often frustrating on 14 AWG wires!

Not to mention the safety factor!
Old Jan 13, 2011, 11:22 AM
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I just received my 2 x 6S 3000 mah 30C lipos. I have about 7 cycles on them so far. I'm liking them so far. Great construction from looking at the outside. Very low IR compared to other lipos like Flightmax and Blue Lipos.
Old Jan 18, 2011, 04:40 PM
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I've got 3 new 800 mah 20c packs charging - hope they're as good as everyone says!
Old Jan 18, 2011, 04:44 PM
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I've got 3 new 800 mah 20c packs charging - hope they're as good as everyone says!
are they SKY or BLUE or what?
Old Jan 18, 2011, 06:52 PM
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Skylipo.

I put part of one through my Honey Bee, but it was too windy to fly long.

Did fine as far as I could tell.
Old May 24, 2011, 08:10 PM
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150+ mph airplane powered by Sky Lipo (2 min 56 sec)


Check out this awesome plane flown by Dan (AirBike). This airplanes went 150+ mph and it was powered by a Sky Lipo. For any question or comment please leave a comment in the comment box below.

Check out the Sky Lipo Batteries at http://www.hobbypartz.com/sky.html
Old May 24, 2011, 08:47 PM
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Gens Ace 25C vs. sky Lipo 40C

Looking at 4S 4000mah.

Whats the verdict?
Old May 24, 2011, 10:19 PM
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Gens Ace 25C vs. sky Lipo 40C

Looking at 4S 4000mah.

Whats the verdict?
Judging by a discharge graph that someone else posted comparing Gens Ace 25C to Sky Lipo 40C, they are about the same.

In my opinion, and I don't have any facts on this, but I think Gens Ace makes Sky Lipo exclusively for Hobby Partz. Both very similar construction except the placement of the balance wires and how the main wires come out from the lipos. I like the Sky Lipo better because of this. The 25C rating of Gens Ace compares well against Thunder Power 45C.
Old May 24, 2011, 11:41 PM
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Judging by a discharge graph that someone else posted comparing Gens Ace 25C to Sky Lipo 40C, they are about the same.

In my opinion, and I don't have any facts on this, but I think Gens Ace makes Sky Lipo exclusively for Hobby Partz. Both very similar construction except the placement of the balance wires and how the main wires come out from the lipos. I like the Sky Lipo better because of this. The 25C rating of Gens Ace compares well against Thunder Power 45C.
I've heard nothing but good things about Gens Ace. I hear that their Discharge rating is very precise unlike all of my Turnigy packs. I don't really know much at all about sky lipos.

For a few dollars more, I think I will try the Gens Ace.

Thanks for the reply.
Old Jun 01, 2011, 07:56 PM
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Charge rates


I just received 2 sky lipo 2s 1000mAh packs, have a few flights on them and nothing bad to say. I am curious tho, it was said that these packs can be charged at 3C, has anyone tried this?

Thanks,
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Old Jun 28, 2011, 08:31 PM
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Will these work on the mcp-x:
http://www.hobbypartz.com/77p-minili...-15c-1s1p.html


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