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    ESCs burning out Help!!!

    Hey everyone, I am making my first quadcopter and am following FT 210 Quadcopter - BUILD video. I am using LUMENIER 30 AMP BL HELI ESC'S. I was using Betaflight to test out the motors. Just after 20s motors spinning on very low throttle all of the ESCs got really hot. Is this normal since there...
  2. milkydeathgrind

    4 TURNIGY Plush 18 amp Speed Controller and programming card

    I'm selling 4 Turnigy plush 18a ESC's with the Turnigy programming card. These ESC's have been put into one build which was never flown so these are basically like new. The ESC's also have 3.5mm bullet connectors soldered onto the three motor wires. These ESC's are about $15 new but I am...
  3. milkydeathgrind

    4 TURNIGY Plush 18 amp Speed Controller and programming card

    I'm selling 4 Turnigy plush 18a ESC's with the Turnigy programming card. These ESC's have been put into one build which was never flown so these are basically like new. The ESC's also have 3.5mm bullet connectors soldered onto the three motor wires. These ESC's are about $15 new but I am...
  4. C

    HELP!! | My E-Flite ESC Isn't working!

    I went to my local hobby store and came back and my motor at first wasn't running very good. it made a weird pulsing noise. then i tried it and it only rotates at ~600 rpm. (normally 20,000 rpm) I checked my battery and it was reading 11.7 V. So I'm not sure what is wrong with my E-Flite 30...
  5. JimCR120

    HiTec Propel Motors

    I've noticed a new banner ad lately. HiTec Propel motors that have an integrated ESC. I don't go through ESC's and therefore wonder why not get some motors with the ESC built in. Has anyone any experience with these specific motors? Has anyone any experience with other motors with the ESC's...
  6. N

    Brushless Motor not running until full throttle

    Hello, I'm trying to test different propellers. I have built a small wind tunnel. I'm using a RCX 1804 brushless motor with a ZTW Mantis ESC. ESCs can be controlled just like a servo. I have an Arduino and breadboard set up with a potentiometer. When the potentiometer is adjusted, the...
  7. L

    Mini flying wing

    Hi all, I was considering building an ultra micro flying wing and had a few questions. First off, how do you get an ESC that is not built into the receiver and does not cost 60$ like the one from HH. Second question, I saw that all the UMX motor use gearboxes, is this necessary? does it effect...
  8. R

    Testing the new Aikon Electronics 4 in 1 esc! FPV freestyle

    Aikon Electronics send me the new 4 in 1 esc/pdb. It has an 5v and 12v power regulator and is capable of running Dshot600!
  9. L

    Hi! I need some advices for troubleshooting on my quad motors.

    Hi there! I'm building a quad 450 with a gimball for photagraphy. I'm running it on a 3s lipo and 30A esc with a naze32 rev6 fc. But when i start it up and try running the motors to check the direction, i notice that the motors are lacking power, and not starting together. I've also calibrated...
  10. A

    Power Pack C - BLHeli 30a ESC Help

    First time posting to forum and wanted to say thanks to flitetest and community! I recently built a ft simple storch with flitetest's power pack C. It's been a great plane and I enjoyed building it up, I've got about 10 flights on it and today seemingly randomly the esc is acting up. This...
  11. H

    What kind of leads do I need to connect esc to motor

    I found some called banana plug is that what I need
  12. J

    Ahhhh ESC/motors go crazy. What is going on?

    I just got the Eachine Wizard x220. It has the Spracing F3 Flight controller, now. That said. I got everything set up and ready to go. I turn it on and go to hover, then it insta-flips and goes crazy (never left the ground, though). I had to use the failsafe to get it to stop. So, I checked...
  13. M

    ESC/ FC issues

    Hi guys, I've just finished my first build using the ft 210 frame, emax 2204-2300kv motors, emax 12a bheli escs, powerosd, X-racer F303, and turnigy i6 receiver. So when I went to program the escs on beta flight I couldn't get them to do anything, no beeps when I plug the battery in or...
  14. GH0ST_DATA

    Motor not responding...

    Hi guys! :) I'm here because my motor (Flite Test Power Pack A, Emax MT 1806) is not responding, even at full throttle. :confused: I tried to calibrate my ESC multiple times, but it didn't work. My ESC is the Flite Test Power Pack A ESC (BL Heli - 12 amp). I watched "Connecting Electronics"...
  15. C

    BLHeli Flashing

    Hey i currently own a set of these: https://smile.amazon.com/gp/product/B00MFK99X2/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o01_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1 and was wondering which revision/version of the latest BLHeli firmware i can flash onto them. As they are a generic ESC, i would like to know what firmware is...
  16. D

    Mini ESC vs Regular ESC

    I'm doing a project with these parts: Lumenier 900 kV Motors : http://www.getfpv.com/fx2216-11-900kv-v2.html Lumenier BLHeli Mini 30A ESC : http://www.getfpv.com/lumenier-30a-blheli-esc-2-4s.html 11" Propellers 4000 mAh Battery 11.1V ...
  17. N

    emax 12a esc not chirping

    My brother and i are building our first FT kit, the easy trainer, and we're encountering some issues with the electronics. After we built the power pod, we decided to check and make sure the electronics all worked/calibrate the esc... the radio was bound perfectly and the servos work but the...
  18. G

    NEED SOME ESC AND MOTOR HELP FOR MY BLOODY BARON (USING POWER PACK B)

    I just ordered the flite test power pack B, I got all the electronics hooked up just fine with a lemon rx receiver but the motor is not working for some reason there are no esc beeps. I checked to make sure all the electronics are plunged into the correct channel and that the battery is working...
  19. I

    Motors only run for a half second?

    I just built the FT Sea Duck. I have all the electronics installed and I have my radio configured exactly per the FT video "HOW TO : Differential Thrust". The servo indicator shows the mixes working properly. However, when I raise the throttle, the motor only runs for less than a half second...
  20. travelerdawg

    Versacopter EMAX BLHeli 12A beep

    So, I am not sure where to start. I would like to use the Cleanflight passthrough to flash my ESC's. These are the EMAX-BLHeli-12A ESC's that my wife purchased with the original Versacopter suggested power pack E - good with the 2204 motors. I have the Naze rev 6 board and the latest version...