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Post by boolean21 on Tue 4 Oct 2011 - 20:33

Got 2 sets of micro esc for ebay... Around S$30 each.... 320A... With built in 3A BEC
Also bought a few 5A BEC from ebay... less than S$10 each..

As per what I did for the axial ae1 esc on my honcho, I used neutral cure silicone to waterproof the ESC and BEC... Smile



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Post by RTECH on Tue 4 Oct 2011 - 20:51

Very Happy Haha, neutral cure silicon. Way to go!
Dunno wat the factory use for those waterproof esc?
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Post by qks57 on Wed 5 Oct 2011 - 0:36

RTECH wrote:Very Happy Haha, neutral cure silicon. Way to go!
Dunno wat the factory use for those waterproof esc?

most use the spray on kind.. can't rmb the name. very difficult to find in sg though.. its common in hardware shops in US i heard..
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Post by Teck on Wed 5 Oct 2011 - 0:47

qks57 wrote:
RTECH wrote:Very Happy Haha, neutral cure silicon. Way to go!
Dunno wat the factory use for those waterproof esc?

most use the spray on kind.. can't rmb the name. very difficult to find in sg though.. its common in hardware shops in US i heard..
It call corrosionx I have some if you or any bro here need to waterproof your esc n rx let me know I can do it for u
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Post by qks57 on Wed 5 Oct 2011 - 2:17

Teck wrote:It call corrosionx I have some if you or any bro here need to waterproof your esc n rx let me know I can do it for u

ah great, will need to do it for my hobbywing esc...
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Post by RTECH on Wed 5 Oct 2011 - 19:18

Teck wrote:
It call corrosionx I have some if you or any bro here need to waterproof your esc n rx let me know I can do it for u

Where you get it Teck?
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Post by Teck on Wed 5 Oct 2011 - 20:11

U can find it at jet hobby
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Post by RTECH on Wed 5 Oct 2011 - 20:19

Teck wrote:U can find it at jet hobby

ok thanks.
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Re: [DIY] poor man's waterproof ESC and BEC

Post by boolean21 on Thu 19 Jul 2012 - 23:38

updates on another cheap method for waterproofing your ESC...
done using dielectric insulation spray varnish... thanks to boss harakiri for helping us buy.... S$12 per can...


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Post by oceanic on Fri 20 Jul 2012 - 7:53

boo tested n proven? u sprayed onto the heat sink can meh, won't heat up?

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Post by boolean21 on Fri 20 Jul 2012 - 7:58

Didnt spray on the heat sinks... Only sprayed on the transistors and pcb... Very Happy
Crawler ESC unlikely to get very hot... Crawlers are slow and consume little current... Less current means less heat.... Smile

Havent try these 2 esc, but some of the guys tested the varnish as well as this model of esc.... Smile

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Post by oceanic on Fri 20 Jul 2012 - 8:07

ohhh those fins u spray not heat sink. Embarassed i thought it is, hahaha.
i saw plastic insulation spray at sim lim cost below 15, dunno can use or not so didn't buy.

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Post by boolean21 on Fri 20 Jul 2012 - 8:19

oceanic wrote:ohhh those fins u spray not heat sink. Embarassed i thought it is, hahaha.
i saw plastic insulation spray at sim lim cost below 15, dunno can use or not so didn't buy.
If its for pcb usage, then should be fine...

Ask your neighbour to get for you... Smile

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