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LiPo for Model Rail
Despite their bad reputation, LiPo cells and batteries are safe for use in model rail so long as some simple rules are followed:
All of these LiPo are fitted with a 2.5A resettable fuse to protect the cells in the event of a wiring fault (or operator error/fumble!). Thus, the max charge or discharge current for any of these cells/batteries is 2.5A.
The smaller (< 1000mAh) multi-cell LiPo are fitted with a single Molex 2mm power and charge/balance connector. This is wired using 'Nine Eagles' convention which has pin 1 negative. The wiring colours are:
LiPo cells and batteries cannot be sent via airmail or on their own
via UK post. Please see LiPo Shipping for details.
A compact sized 1300mAh 4S (14.8v) LiPo battery with Molex 2mm connectors for charge/balance (5 pin) and power (2 pin). Protected by a resettable 2.6A fuse.
A compact sized 2200mAh 4S (14.8v) LiPo battery with Molex 2mm connectors for combined power and charge/balance (5 pin. Protected by a resettable 2.6A fuse.