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minirio
02-13-2009, 08:18 PM
ok, so i *might* get two of these batts: http://www.hobbycity.com/hobbycity/store/uh_viewItem.asp?idproduct=6305

and these props: http://www.hobbycity.com/hobbycity/store/uh_viewItem.asp?idproduct=7358

so what motor could i use with these two whilst keeping the stock esc/receiver?

ive heard some good and some bad stories about the VR3?


thanks!

Jim Bob
02-18-2009, 02:10 AM
It has been my experience that the stock esc/reciever will not handle anything but the stock motor. I would upgrade to the .047 wire drive for sure. If you are looking for a little more performance you will need to upgrade the radio system then go brushless with these.

http://www.hobbycity.com/hobbycity/store/uh_viewItem.asp?idProduct=6461&Product_Name=SuperSimple_40A_ESC

http://www.hobbycity.com/hobbycity/store/uh_viewItem.asp?idProduct=4200&Product_Name=HXT_2835_(380S)_3900kv_Brushless_Inru nner