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LiPo Batteries need to be charged with a LiPo battery charger. Using anything else to charge the battery other than a LiPo battery specific charger will damage the battery and potentially cause it to catch fire. Even when using a LiPo battery specific ...
Follow these simple rules when choosing a motor for your plane. Weight of Plane x Flight Performance = Watts of Motor Needed 100 Watts/Pound = Slow and Scale Flyers 150 Watts/Pound = Sport Flying 175 Watts/Pound = 3D Flying 200 Watts/Pou...
WHY IS BALANCING LIPO BATTERIES IMPORTANT? LiPo Battery packs sometimes come in series, meaning that there is more than one cell to the pack. Some battery packs will come in series of 2 or more, and this is where the issue of balancing comes into pl...
LiPo Batteries are extremely volatile. The chemical compounds within the battery are flammable, and if not taken care of correctly your LiPo battery can catch fire. So how do we prevent the battery pack from catching fire and potentially burning down y...
Sometimes the connectors for your LiPo battery might be different from what your ESC, motor, or RC Product uses, this is when you need to solder a new connector for your battery. This is a tutorial video where our pilot Antonio shows us how to connec...
HOW TO SOLDER A BATTERY CONNECTOR TO AN ESC
There are three things that you should pay attention to when buying your battery. The VOLTAGE, the CAPACITY (MAH), and the C RATING (C). Here is a quick overview of how each is indicated. VOLTAGE LiPo Batteries are rated at 3.7 Volts per cell, w...
LIPO BATTERY LiPo batteries (short for Lithium Polymer) are a type of rechargeable battery used in a lot of electricronics ranging from cell phones, laptops, iPads, and of course RC cars, planes, and helicopters. These batteries have a few character...