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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,...