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Reedy Sonic 540-M3 Motor 7.5 Modified
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 <strong>What's in the box?</strong>
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          <li>Reedy Sonic 540 13.5 Fixed Timing motor&#9;</li>
          <li>Reedy's Blackbox 600Z Zero Timing Sensored Brushless Competition ESC</li>
          <li>Reedy 0712MG Metal Gear Digital Servo</li>
          <li>Lightweight, hard-anodized aluminum chassis with centralized mass</li>
          <li>Graphite front and rear shock towers with multiple mounting positions</li>
&#9;   <li>3 gear differentials with lightweight internal gears</li>
&#9;   <li>Rear anti-roll bar included</li>
&#9;   <li>Rear hubs feature large bearings and the easy-insert system to adjust camber link position and rear axle height</li>
&#9;<li>V2 12mm Big Bore threaded aluminum shocks with 3mm shafts and X-rings for improved smoothness</li>
&#9;<li>Heavy-duty ball cups and ball studs allow for maximum suspension travel while reducing binding and friction</li>
&#9;<li>Factory Team ball bearing kit included</li>
&#9;<li>Bolt-on steering block arms offer increased adjustability</li>
&#9;<li>JConcepts<sup>&trade;</sup> B64 clear body and wing included</li>

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<H3 id=featureList>Key Features</H3>
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<LI>CNC machined, lightweight 3-piece can
<LI>Aluminum end cap
<LI>Low-resistance, silver-plated solder tabs
<LI>Optimized air cooling
<LI>Dual-precision ball bearings
<LI>Balanced rotor
<LI>High-strength magnet
<LI>Adjustable timing
<LI>Completely rebuildable
<LI>Competition proven
<LI>Built to ROAR/EFRA/IFMAR specs</LI></UL></DIV>
<H3 id=consumerWebCopy>Overview</H3>
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<P>For 12 months, the Reedy development team has been working behind the scenes utilizing a combination of new ideas and proven concepts to create the all-new Sonic 540-M3 Competition Brushless Motor.</P>
<P>On the outside, the 540-M3 appears very similar to the Mach 2, but look closely and you will realize that nothing has been carried over from the previous model. A 3-piece CNC machined can reduces weight while improving airflow, component fit, and bearing alignment. Heavy-duty silver-plated solder tabs are not only thicker to reduce resistance, but are also cupped to aid soldering and well supported to prevent internal connections from fatiguing over time.</P>
<P>Inside, changes are less obvious but result in huge performance gains. Sonic 540-M3 Spec motors walk the edge of legality in exchange for maximum power output and RPM thanks to an all-new stator design, pure copper magnet wire, and low-resistance collector rings. Available short-stack versions suit 1S powered pan cars and under the right circumstances can create a power advantage in 2S powered buggies, trucks, and touring cars.</P>
<P>A balanced, high-strength sintered rotor provides powerful, fade-free performance thanks to improved manufacturing processes. To fine-tune for specific applications and tracks, a variety of optional rotors are available. Lastly, larger precision stainless steel ball bearings have been fitted to accommodate high RPM loads with improved reliability.</P>
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Adjustable Timing: Yes
Bearings or Bushings: Bearings
Cells: 1-2S LiPo
Efficiency: 93%
Input Voltage: 3.7-7.4
Maximum Continuous Current: 63A
Motor Type: Brushless
Output: 470W
Overall Diameter: 35.8mm
Overall Length: 52.7mm
RPM/Volt (Kv): 4650Kv
Sensored: No
Shaft Diameter: 3.15mm
Size: 540
Turns: 7.5T
Weight: 170-176g

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