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Old 05-26-2010, 10:02 PM   #1
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OK so what does this do step down regulator you have a 2s battery and a ubec that will give you 5v/or 6 v. what do you need a step down regulator for. I notice HK has a ubec that has extra wiring for one but I don't see any in their listings
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Old 05-27-2010, 06:53 AM   #2
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Re: Step Down Regulator

The ubec IS a stepdown regulator. It drops the 7.4 of a 2s lipo to 5/6 volts like you said. You might want another reg for the tail though, as many tail servo and gyro combo's can't handle 6v output. So even if you're regulating your 2s lipo down to 6v, you might want to drop it to 4.8 for the tail so you can run your other servos at 6v.
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