Typhon 6S New Motor.... Now what pinion to use?

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I’m doing a little more modifying to my on going project Typhon 6S V4. I am installing a Castle 1515-2200KV motor and I’m pairing it with a Castle Mamba Monster 2. I am going to be running this buggy on 6S. Stock pinion is 14T for this buggy I believe. I was running a 16T pinion on the stock BLX185 setup with motor fans. I run a Power Hobby dual fan setup on the motor.

Can I safely get away with running a 16T pinion on this setup? Is there another pinion I should look at or go back to stock? Anyone with this setup? Thanks for any suggestions.
 

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I’m doing a little more modifying to my on going project Typhon 6S V4. I am installing a Castle 1515-2200KV motor and I’m pairing it with a Castle Mamba Monster 2. I am going to be running this buggy on 6S. Stock pinion is 14T for this buggy I believe. I was running a 16T pinion on the stock BLX185 setup with motor fans. I run a Power Hobby dual fan setup on the motor.

Can I safely get away with running a 16T pinion on this setup? Is there another pinion I should look at or go back to stock? Anyone with this setup? Thanks for any suggestions.
Well, you’ll be going up in KV a little so I’d start back with the 14, monitor temps, analyze speed and decide if it’s ok to go up.
 

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I’m doing a little more modifying to my on going project Typhon 6S V4. I am installing a Castle 1515-2200KV motor and I’m pairing it with a Castle Mamba Monster 2. I am going to be running this buggy on 6S. Stock pinion is 14T for this buggy I believe. I was running a 16T pinion on the stock BLX185 setup with motor fans. I run a Power Hobby dual fan setup on the motor.

Can I safely get away with running a 16T pinion on this setup? Is there another pinion I should look at or go back to stock? Anyone with this setup? Thanks for any suggestions.
Im running same setup typhon 6s 16t46 spur and 2 40mm r1 fans temp is good

Eb48.3 has same exact setup 1 fan but its faster then cause its really light this is my street basher ONLY

both rigs are fully upgraded from top 2 bottom
Tekno gets boca bearings $100 complete typhon fast eddy set 😂
 

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Im running same setup typhon 6s 16t46 spur and 2 40mm r1 fans temp is good

Eb48.3 has same exact setup 1 fan but its faster then cause its really light this is my street basher ONLY

both rigs are fully upgraded from top 2 bottom
Tekno gets boca bearings $100 complete typhon fast eddy set 😂
O nice setup on both. Well at least the Typhon got some rubber sealed bearings it deserved 😂. Thanks for the information. I have a EB48.4 but I have a different setup. Trinity D8.5 2000kv motor 17T pinion/44T spur it goes good on 4S light weight like you mentioned makes a lot of difference! I might start at stock tooth and go up from there monitor the temps
Well, you’ll be going up in KV a little so I’d start back with the 14, monitor temps, analyze speed and decide if it’s ok to go up.
ill do that, stock and go up as needed, it might be fast enough for where I run it with the uptick in KV. Thanks
 

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O nice setup on both. Well at least the Typhon got some rubber sealed bearings it deserved 😂. Thanks for the information. I have a EB48.4 but I have a different setup. Trinity D8.5 2000kv motor 17T pinion/44T spur it goes good on 4S light weight like you mentioned makes a lot of difference! I might start at stock tooth and go up from there monitor the temps

ill do that, stock and go up as needed, it might be fast enough for where I run it with the uptick in KV. Thanks
I used to run a 2000 traxxas motor 😆 on 20t damn that was a rocket moror got dumb hot for street bashing 10 min day was over but had no fans just small esc fan
 

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