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Beginner Series: Lithium Polymer (LiPo)  vs Nickel Metal Hydride (NiMH) Batteries

Beginner Series: Lithium Polymer (LiPo) vs Nickel Metal Hydride (NiMH) Batteries

08/15/16

We are back again with some helpful information on RC Car Batteries! This article will help you determine which type of battery is a good fit for you and the advantages vs disadvantages of each type.  Note: When choosing a battery you have to make sure you have the proper charger that works with that battery type.  Let's Get into it! LiPo:  Advantages:  LiPos are lighter and smaller in dimension.  Not limited in the shape or size they can come in. Have higer capacities and voltages - this can potentially allow for more speed and power. Typical Voltages include: 7.4V,...

Beginner RC Series: Nitro vs Electric

Beginner RC Series: Nitro vs Electric

08/08/16

Welcome to the first of many posts, about helping new comers or beginners decide which type of RC Car is best for them. This series will also include a bunch of other tips and tricks that all RC Car drivers won't want to miss!  Today we are going to start at the first basic question you will want to ask yourself. Should I buy an electric or nitro car?  To start off we are going to make a list of things you should know about each type. You can then, look at this list and decide which one sounds like...