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So after reading on here various things about the Max8 needing the extra cap pack, I decided to fit the one that came supplied for safety's sake..

As always forgive my bad photos ๐Ÿคช

I wanted to get the wires as low as possible and also as short as possible, tried for a factory finished look so I drilled two small holes in the ESC cover, cut the wire at the back, after feeding the wires through the holes I soldered the cap pack wire on..๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ
Re-assembled the fan and cover then taped the cap pack to the cables...

I'm thinking of getting a Max6 soon, but as I had this to hand thought I might just try it first..๐Ÿ˜


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Looks like you did a good job. I think it's ridiculous that they just don't sell it with the extra cap pack installed. You have no warranty if you don't. Just another thing that irritates me about Hobbywing.
 

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So after reading on here various things about the Max8 needing the extra cap pack, I decided to fit the one that came supplied for safety's sake..

As always forgive my bad photos ๐Ÿคช

I wanted to get the wires as low as possible and also as short as possible, tried for a factory finished look so I drilled two small holes in the ESC cover, cut the wire at the back, after feeding the wires through the holes I soldered the cap pack wire on..๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ
Re-assembled the fan and cover then taped the cap pack to the cables...

I'm thinking of getting a Max6 soon, but as I had this to hand thought I might just try it first..๐Ÿ˜


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Nice Rubycons! My choice for any recaps I do on other electronics.
 
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