What batteries work with Traxxas Stampede?

HRB 10000mAh 7.4V 2-Cell Power Cell LiPo packs are ideal for all Rustler VXL, Stampede, Stampede 4×4, Bandit, Monster Jam, Telluride, Funny Car, and the Traxxas Spartan boats.

What size battery does a Traxxas Stampede take?

Traxxas 2961X Series 5 Power Cell 5000mAh NiMH 7-Cell, 8.4V Battery (hump pack)

How fast does the Traxxas Stampede go?

With a top speed of 30+mph, the Stampede is plenty capable straight out of the box, but sometimes stock power just isn’t enough. In this video you’ll see just how easy it is to add Velineon brushless power to your 2WD Stampede for extreme performance and incredible 65+ mph speeds.

How long do Traxxas batteries last?

30-90 minutes
Traxxas RC batteries typically last 30-90 minutes, depending on vehicle, terrain, and application (or how long and how hard you push your RC vehicle).

What batteries are compatible with Traxxas?

Traxxas LiPo batteries are offered in 2-cell (7.4 volts), 3-cell (11.1v), and 4-cell (14.8v) configurations. LiPo batteries have greater “energy density” than NiMH batteries, meaning they have more voltage and capacity than a NiMH battery would of the same volume.

How do I make my Traxxas Stampede handle better?

Easy Handling Upgrades for Stampede 2WD Monster Trucks

  1. Add weight to the front bulkhead. Stampede and BIGFOOT like to wheelie, and they transfer a lot of weight to the rear tires when accelerating.
  2. Lower ride height with shock spacers.
  3. Terra Groove Tire Swap.
  4. Install the optional wheelie bar.

What is the difference between 25C and 50C LiPo battery?

While the 25C pack will supply enough amps to run a 10.5 safely the difference comes in the fact that higher C rated batteries have a lower IR which is a key part to them getting the higher C rating. If you have run matched NIMH packs in the past you know how important IR was. Same thing applies with lipos really.

What kind of battery does the Traxxas Stampede XL-5 have?

This is the Traxxas Stampede XL-5 Ready-to-Run 1/10 Scale 2WD Electric Monster Truck with the new ID 7-Cell 3000mAh 8.4VNiMH Battery Pack and DC 4-Amp Quick Charger. The best-selling Stampede was the first high-performance monster truck and it’s…

What gears will you replace the Stampede’s VXL with?

For maximum performance, we’ll replace the Stampede’s 16-tooth pinion and 90-tooth spur gear with a 19-tooth pinion and 86-tooth spur gear, as used by the Stampede VXL. The Velineon system will also work just fine with the stock gearing and your Stampede will still go a lot faster, but not quite as fast as it can go with the VXL gearing.

How can I improve the durability of my Stampede?

Adding HD arms is an inexpensive and simple way to boost the durability of your Stampede. If you break or wear out an arm, take the opportunity to upgrade—and add some color to your crusher, if you like. Superior strength and custom style—that’s what anodized aluminum parts are all about.

How do I plug in the components of a stampede?

The Stampede manual includes instructions on maintaining a watertight seal and plugging in the components, it’s easy. The servo plugs into the Channel 1 port, the speed control plugs into Channel 2, and the plugs only fit one way. The XL-5 mounting holes are shown in red, the VXL-3s positions are in green.