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  1. Thread: Fried Rx, ESC??

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    Thanks guys. I'm late b/c I didn't get any reply...

    Thanks guys. I'm late b/c I didn't get any reply notifications.
    The adapters are GONE & HW replaced the Max 5 esc under warranty terms w/ a fee.
    I bought 2 PowerHobby 4S, 7200mAh, 100c batts w/...
  2. Thread: Fried Rx, ESC??

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    Fried Rx, ESC??

    I'm running a HW max 5 / 1100kv motor combo in a X-Maxx. 2 minutes into a run I lost all power ie. motor, servo, cooling fans. Tried different Lipos no change. The only thing working was the ESC...
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    Miss 1 vs mod 1.5 gear diameter

    Are mod 1 & mod 1.5 gears the same diameter if they have the same amount of teeth?
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    I have 22 & 23 tooth pinions on the way so I was...

    I have 22 & 23 tooth pinions on the way so I was in the ballpark there, luckily at least to start with. The included high speed spur will get me to 46 on that. We"ll see what happens. I appreciate...
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    Well on the phone HW said it'd be alright to use...

    Well on the phone HW said it'd be alright to use the 5687 motor w/ a Max 6 esc. Later in an email they said they knew I called earlier but they'd only recommend a Max 5 esc in an X-Maxx w/ either of...
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    It's a single 50mm fan that mounts directly to...

    It's a single 50mm fan that mounts directly to the heatsink using a bracket. There is a batt adapter w/ mini deans plug to power the fan.
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    After looking more, hobbywing only offers the...

    After looking more, hobbywing only offers the 5687 1150kv motor in a combo w/ the Max 6 ESC. Can't get it with a Max 5. The 56113 800kv is only available w/ the Max 5 in a combo. Seems hobbywing...
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    ^Excuse my cluelessness but I'm guessing those...

    ^Excuse my cluelessness but I'm guessing those fans would bolt into the stock velineon fan housing maybe w/ some modding?
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    I had good results using a hot racing fan that...

    I had good results using a hot racing fan that runs off a 4s lipo but for the fact of the two I bought neither lasted more than two packs. The fan died on both. So I gave up on them for now. I'd hate...
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    Did you need an aftermarket motor mount or...

    Did you need an aftermarket motor mount or anything else to get it fitted?
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    Motor upgrade/ Motor mount

    I'm looking at ditching the stock x-maxx 8s motor. I want something that'll run cooler hopefully.
    I'm running a Max 6 ESC. What is a good all around bashing motor? I'm not necessarily looking for...
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    FWIW my X-Maxx w/ relatively new 6700mah traxxas...

    FWIW my X-Maxx w/ relatively new 6700mah traxxas 4s lipos went into 50% power briefly before going into stage 2 shut down mode w/ the stock ESC. Stage 1 50% doesn't last long at all though- maybe 30...
  13. Thread: Best Motor Fan

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    After drilling the holes in the velineon fan case...

    After drilling the holes in the velineon fan case & adding heat sink compound I saw close to a 20F drop. In the the amount of time it originally got to 197 it was at ~178. Cool down took much less...
  14. Thread: Best Motor Fan

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    Haha I will give you that. Glad it's not just...

    Haha I will give you that. Glad it's not just traxxas products.

    Along w/ adding heatsink compound I drilled holes in the top of the fan housing & now I can actually feel air movement. I'll give...
  15. Thread: Best Motor Fan

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    ^ Sorry but it doesn't lol. FWIW I upgraded to...

    ^ Sorry but it doesn't lol. FWIW I upgraded to Savox servos on my Slash 4x4 & E-Revo 2.0. The Slash has RPM a- arms, MIP CVD's w/ a Tekno center drive & a aftermarket heatsink. The thing is virtually...
  16. Thread: Best Motor Fan

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    ^understood. Very well said. Thank you.

    ^understood. Very well said. Thank you.
  17. Thread: Best Motor Fan

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    So a $900 truck just needs a aftermarket ESC &...

    So a $900 truck just needs a aftermarket ESC & motor then it's good? Why would anyone with knowledge buy this truck?? The is no binding. I've seen multiple threads saying these trucks run hot. Why...
  18. Thread: Best Motor Fan

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    All my $$ is in the truck, batteries & ESC. A new...

    All my $$ is in the truck, batteries & ESC. A new motor isn't an option for me. There's no binding. I know b/c I've had the truck apart several times b/c of a low speed clicking from the cush drive...
  19. Thread: Best Motor Fan

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    ^ I'm running the stock motor. Does the castle...

    ^ I'm running the stock motor. Does the castle 2028 plug into the stock connections or did you plug it into the receiver? Also does it move a decent amount more air vs the stock fans?
    I ask b/c...
  20. Thread: Best Motor Fan

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    Best Motor Fan

    I was wondering what motor fans people are running w/ good results. I saw the CC 2028 fans and the hot racing 50mm fan but neither are waterproof. If I have to go that route I will.
    FWIW I'm...
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    I did find the shock ends were a little beefier...

    I did find the shock ends were a little beefier in person on the E-Revo vs the Slayer Pro 3.3 even though the exploded view looked identical. Good luck!
  22. Thread: Big tires

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    FWlW Proline Badland MX38. Big regret. Ballooning...

    FWlW Proline Badland MX38. Big regret. Ballooning is insane, extra weight has it tearing push rod ends like before I added limiting straps.
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    I got a set for under $20 shipped, removed from a...

    I got a set for under $20 shipped, removed from a brand new Slayer 3.3. A popular ebayer/website has them for~ $12.75 + shipping when available. Just have to remove the bump stops from inside the...
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    Thanks for the replies both of you & the tips...

    Thanks for the replies both of you & the tips RegularGuy.
    Truck gets back from Traxxas on Weds. the same day esc is scheduled for delivery. Should be fun.
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    Max6 ESC setup help

    I have a HW max 6 esc on the way for my X-Maxx 8s along w/ a couple traxxas 3070x esc male ends. What gauge wire should I use between the two esc ends?
    This is my 1st esc install so I'm trying to...
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