Batteries/Chargers/Distribution/Sensors (164)

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14.8v (4s lipo) voltage divide to 7.4v (2s lipo)

Hey guys,This is my first time posting on diydrones - so i am sorry if i do anything wrong.Heres my uav setup:i have a 4s lipo battery need…

Started by David M. Zakharia

8 May 10, 2013
Reply by David M. Zakharia

What value in LOW_VOLT?

What value should I use for LOW_VOLT parameter for a 3S battery? The default value it's 9.6, but that seems way too low. Every time I try…

Started by Ioan Ghip

2 Apr 25, 2013
Reply by Euan Ramsay

Hard case batteries

Hi all, I'm looking for batteries in a case with built-in conectors for my quadcopter. Like this one from reedy:

Started by lot

3 Apr 24, 2013
Reply by Luke Olson

Power Distribution Vs Soldered Octopus Vs Terminal Strip

I am Re-wiring a large quad I bought as a kit.  It currently utilizes a wiring scheme I would call a Soldered Octopus and is quite messy wi…

Started by george axford

3 Mar 7, 2013
Reply by R. D. Starwalt

Power Distribution Question

Hi, Could someone answer the following questions I have about how some bits work. 1) If the control connection/BEC wire from each of the…

Started by Rob

3 Feb 6, 2013
Reply by Craig Fraser

Generator vs Batteries

I have seen UAV manufacturers uses batteries as power distribution systems much common then generators. Why is that so?   

Started by Lai Bo Liang

1 Dec 17, 2012
Reply by Andre K.

Which LiPo:S for a 3DR Hexa w. 880 motors

Hi Everyone! I just got a 3drobrotics hexa kit with the 880 motors. What specs should I look for when I go LiPo-shopping? TIA, /RS

Started by Richard Soderberg

2 Oct 19, 2012
Reply by Richard Soderberg

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3S or 4S LiPo for 3DR Hex kit? how accurate is XCopterCalc for Hex?

I'm trying to size the LiPo pack for a 3DR Hex by using the xcopterCalc calculator at  and  RCTimer m…

Started by Stephen Roach

20 Oct 2, 2012
Reply by Darren Stan Oakley

LiPo-battery always ruined after cell voltage below 3.0V

I managed to drop my 4S battery cell voltages way below 3.0 volts. Do you think the LiPo should now be thrown to carbage box or should I…

Started by Veikko Vierola

7 Aug 4, 2012
Reply by John Arne Birkeland

Lithium Sulfur & Lithium Air Batteries

I know that this isn't about 'props' but it is closely related....   My buddy and I have a Innov8tions Designs 650 Nm quad with cobra motor…

Started by James Pollock

4 May 10, 2012
Reply by Jason Jarvis


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