Questions tagged [temperature-rating]

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How hot is too hot for a VTX?

I have heard that when a VTX gets too hot, it can cause irreversible damage to the VTX. I have sometimes noticed that the VTX on my 5-inch drone gets very hot to the touch. How hot is too hot for a ...
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How to identify and address multirotor motor overheating

When flying my drone, I often notice my drone motors getting hot after a flight and am concerned that it could explode/blow up. What does a hot drone motor mean? Is this something to be concerned ...
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How hot should an ESC get?

What is the maximum safe temperature that a brushless drone ESC should get? What could happen if a brushless ESC were to go over its maximum temperature tolerance?
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