Batteries News

Reedy Zappers SG2 Competition HV-LiPo batteries

See: Team Associated

Team Associated have introduced the new Reedy Zappers SG2 HV-LiPo batteries. Zappers SG2 batteries continue to utilize silicon-graphene construction but with an emphasis on reducing internal resistance and increasing cycle life. Zappers SG2 batteries feature a 7.6 nominal voltage, meaning that with a suitable charger, the battery can be safely charged to 4.35V/cell. It is not a secret that more voltage equals more power, so there is no easier way to achieve a performance advantage than a higher charge voltage! However, even when the typical 8.40V (4.2V/cell) charging limit is enforced, Zappers SG2 still offers a significant advantage thanks to a flatter discharge curve, which results in more voltage deeper into the race. Zappers SG2 batteries are available in low-profile (LP) stick and shorty versions. A high quality, durable hard case helps prevent damage while embedded socket connectors keep power-robbing resistance to a minimum. Male ESC connectors are included.

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ProTek Silicone Graphene + LiHV battery packs

See: ProTek R/C

AMain Hobbies have introduced their new range of ProTek RC Silicone Graphene + LiHV battery packs. The range consists of 13 battery packs including eight 2S batteries, one 3S battery, two 4S batteries and two 1S batteries, all made of 120C Silicon Graphene cells offering more power and lower internal resistance when compared to the previous ProTek LiHV Graphene packs. The discharge curve is flatter, meaning the cells maintain higher voltage throughout the discharge cycle with no significant drop off. Additionally, when compared to conventional LiPo batteries Silicon Graphene batteries are lighter, providing a higher capacity per gram ratio.

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XTR 2S/4S balance charge leads

See: XTR Racing

XTR Racing have introduced new 2S/4S balance charge leads. The 450mm long lead allows to charge two 2S LiPo packs, a 2S LiPo pack or a 4S LiPo pack. It comes pre-soldered with 4/5mm bullet connectors and an XH balance connector to fit all popular batteries on the market.

HRC Racing 4700mAh hardcase LiPo battery pack

See: HRC Distribution

HRC Distribution have added the new 4700mAh hard case LiPo battery pack to their HRC Racing range. The hardcase battery pack is built from 40C cells, offers 7.4V output, it is available with T-type connector and fits most 2S LiPo battery compartments.

HRC Racing 4000mAh round hardcase LiPo battery pack

See: HRC Distribution

HRC Distribution have introduced the new HRC Racing 4000mAh round hardcase LiPo battery pack. Perfect complement to overboost any RTR car on the hobby side of the RC market, the battery pack features a rounded shape allowing to used it on any Tamiya and other RC brand that require non-squared hardcase LiPos. The HRC Racing 4000mAh round hardcase LiPo battery pack is available with Tamiya or T-plug connectors.

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Ruddog 7.6V Graphene Plus LiHV battery packs

See: Ruddog Distribution

Ruddog Distribution have introduced the new Graphene Plus LiHV battery range. The high-performance packs are built using high-power 100C Graphene Plus technology cells for more power over the whole run and less fading towards the end, resulting in constant lap times. The attractively priced batteries are available as 6000mAh and 8000mAh standard-size as well as 5500mAh shorty battery pack, and they make use of new semi-transparent hardcases with split stickers, ensuring the batteries look good for longer. Other features include 5mm bullet-type connectors for best possible power supply and they come in handy, reusable plastic boxes for convenient transportation and storage.

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HRC Racing 2300mAh NiMH receiver battery packs

See: HRC Distribution

HRC Distribution have introduced two new HRC Racing 2300mAh NiMH receiver battery packs. The packs are made with 4000mAh cells and offer 6V output voltage for the 5 cells flat battery and 4.8V output voltage for the square nattery. Both come pre-wired with a JR connector.

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Arrowmax 4000mAh Red Series ultra low profile LiPo battery

See: Arrowmax

Arrowmax have introduced the new Red Series 4000mAh 2S ultra low profile Si-Graphene LiPo battery pack. The battery pack measures 93x47x18.5mm, weighs 136g and it is built from high-quality 60C/120C cells. The pack is ideal for racers looking for small pack size but strong in power.