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Bob Powis15/06/2007 20:24:00
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I'm just about to start to build a small MTB of approx 1-35 scale about 28" in length, and would like to try and get some info on the possibility of using 2 brushless motors of about the 400 size, has anyone gone down this road? any help with any tech details would be greatly appreciated, ie, run times, type of brushless, current drain, prop sizes, types of lipo's, etc, etc, and especialy any pit falls

Cheers everyone, Bob P.
Allen Marshall17/06/2007 20:30:00
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Have a look on a site called www.pt-boat.com
There is a wealth of info on mtb and pt boats including motors and electrics
Bob Powis23/06/2007 15:20:00
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Thanks Allen, A really useful site, I got most of what I needed from it.

Bob p.
Allen Marshall24/06/2007 12:41:00
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Glad to be of help.
Allen
brendon nesbitt05/07/2007 21:55:00
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talking of motors, Can anyone explain 3 pole and 5 pole motor and te advantages and disadvantages of each.
cheers Brendon
John Tybjerg20/08/2007 20:59:00
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Just Browsing and checking up what's new. Thanks Allen for www.pt-boat.com. Added to my favourites ready for forthcoming retirement and more concentrated model building.

 John

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