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Jul 20, 2004, 07:47 PM
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duratrax evader st motor

the evader st esc can only handle 20 turns as I found out from tower hobbies. How would I increase speed to 30 or 40 using the same esc. Would a trinity stock motor make it go faster or slower.
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Jul 23, 2004, 02:54 PM
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i have a trinity ex-spec motor in my stampede and it runs high 20s mph
Jul 23, 2004, 07:31 PM
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Perhaps a Kyosho Magnetic Mayhem with its longer armature (torque) will let you gear higher. A stock motor is a higher 27 turn motor that probably isn't going to get you over 30 mph. You could probably get away with a 19 turn spec class motor as well.
7 cell packs are the best option.
Jul 25, 2004, 04:47 PM
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Hey 305997
Is the Monster Horsepower stock going to improve my top speed because now I have the stock 20 turn photon motor. Now the max speed is 21.4 according to the box will I hit 30 since Trinity doesn't recommend 7-cells. What would you recommend on gearing?
Jul 25, 2004, 09:14 PM
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I wouldn't expect 30mph out of a stock 27 turn motor. Not much brushed experience these days though. I run brushless in all my cars/trucks so breaking 30mph is a piece of cake.
Nov 04, 2004, 08:48 PM
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Evader BX battery

My evader BX will easily go over thirty with a homemade 8 cell 9.4 v battery
Nov 05, 2004, 01:13 AM
That's a funny word
Best way to get speed increase with stock esc is to go to 8 or more cells, but stay with a 19-20 turn motor. Or if you want to push the limit of the esc you can drop to 14 turns , that's about it.
Nov 29, 2004, 09:39 PM
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my friend wants to go brushless with his evader. anyone running one, if so what? and what esc?

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