Re: Hurc and BEC
Not overkill, but a choice. It is better to have a bit of overhead in the BEC capacity. You could remove it and run Rx on 5V but I would recommend using the Castle BEC. Just make sure to remove or cut the red wire from the throttle connector.
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700 size Bell222, Bergen Intrepid EB, LOGO 700 and assorted odds & ends. yes I even have a few planks including a couple Turbines!
Almost all electric. All controlled by Futaba.