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continue of the battery talk from the ESC thread..... click



how do you go about soldering batts together, i was thinking of making a 7.2V pack for the micro..



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Ya! Nice video on that page.


I bought a dedicated soldering iron 80W just for doing subC cells. For smaller cells you probably only need a 40W. Be careful not to overheat the cells, don't have the iron on them for more than 2 secs - if you need to your iron is not big enough.


Hammerhead soldering iron tip is necessary if you want to make end-to-end soldering for stick packs... but the biggest drawback is its bloody impossible to un-solder the cells again afterwards (various reasons).


Buy tabbed cells and its much easier.
 
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