Jan 23, 2017 11:24:16 AM
Parallel charging is quite contested in the RC community, and we get our fair share of questions about it regularly.
Our team put together some great pointers on how to safely set up your charger for parallel charging, and by doing so dispels some common misconceptions.Read More
Nov 15, 2016 11:12:04 AM
Knowing how to properly solder is such an important technical skill to have if you are an RC hobbyist.
Our team put together a three-part intro series on soldering techniques for the beginner hobbyist.Read More
Oct 31, 2016 2:05:47 PM
Cold weather is on its way, and for many RC hobbyists that can mean less time in the air.
We have compiled a list of cold weather tips, including important battery-saving information, and we're excited to share that with you wonderful people.Read More
Oct 14, 2014 3:44:54 PM
Follow a soldering novice, as I step through the repair of one of our more popular products, an All-In-One Parallel Charge Board.
This was my first time soldering, and would be a good introduction to soldering for anyone who might want to try to follow along and repair a device of their own.Read More
Dec 5, 2012 3:31:00 PM
With winter rapidly approaching, us hobbyists begin to find it quite difficult to get any flights in!
Lithium batteries have come a long way, and have significantly propelled our hobby (pun intended) with more power, longer run times, and less weight. In order to maintain the quality of Lithium batteries, they must be taken care of appropriately.
Image from www.batteryuniversity.com
Oct 23, 2012 11:18:06 AM
Three years back when SpyderBatteries - then based in Austin, Texas - brought us their 30C rated packs for independent testing, we were frankly blown away by the results.
We performed initial qualification testing at 30C and found they outperformed every 45C+ rated pack we could test them against.Read More