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bj660raptor
01-09-2011, 12:41 PM
Ill be running a align 650 on the tail,3517 cyclics,fullsize vbar,and a 30c 1000 3s rx pack...which bec whould be right for this setup,,,currently running a western robotics highcurrent,5a,,,,will this work or should I get the ccbec pro,or what have you,tia

dannylightning
01-09-2011, 01:10 PM
most of us don't use a bec on the 500

if i were to use one it would be the sport bec.

GunnyGlow
01-09-2011, 01:23 PM
You're going to be running a separate RX pack?

You can use almost any BEC if that's the case and not worry too much. Although, I use a 2S lipo for my RX packs b/c it's easier for a BEC to step down a few volts rather than double the voltage from a 3S pack. I prefer the CC BEC, the regular ol blue one, if using a separate RX pack. I would be somewhat apprehensive of using one with anything larger than a 3S....but....


I guess with your power hungry setup, a BEC on a separate RX pack isn't a bad idea.