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Mar 27, 2010, 11:42 AM
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thank god i found this post...i was ready to just post the same thing..i was like a lunatic trying to see if my lipo is warm....

Guess that's what happens when i was missing from chemistry classes
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Mar 27, 2010, 06:23 PM
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i am trying to understand how lipo works. I bought a playmate and it came with a 1s 3.7v 130mah and when i try to fly on really cold days, the plane stops responding to the 3 channel radio system that comes with it. Is this a battery problem?. temperature to low?. Bad motor? trasmitter failure or receiver failure ?
The plane completely shuts down and sometimes if i bring back the throatle back to zero and wait like 2-5 seconds, the plane will start everything again, but it will happens again and again every like 30 second or so . What this mystery could be ? Temperature today at the field was like 35 degrees and winds at 8mph.
Mar 27, 2010, 06:29 PM
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LiPolys suffer deminshed performance when cold. Things should be much better when temps. are 70F or above.
Mar 27, 2010, 06:53 PM
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The problem was in the antenna and not on the battery. Problem solved.
Last edited by Duduca; Mar 30, 2010 at 11:51 AM.

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