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Best Battery for Slash 2WD Brushless and Brushed

Best Battery for Slash 2WD Brushless and Brushed

The Traxxas Slash 2WD is available in brushed and brushless versions, both with a battery tray size of 165 x 49.5 x 25 mm (L x W x H). Next, a few replacement batteries will be recommended, which are the best in terms of running time, discharge power and budget.

Best 2s Lipo Battery

HOOVO 7200mAh 2S 100C 7.4V Lipo Battery with Traxxas Connector

HOOVO 7200mAh 2S 100C 7.4V Lipo Battery with Traxxas Connector

Brand: HOOVO
Voltage: 7.4V
Capacity: 7200mAh
Discharge Rate: 100C
Connector: TR Plug & EC5
Size: 139mm x 47mm x 25mm
Weight: 330g

Highlight: Large Capacity | High C-rate

Both the Slash 2WD Brushless and Brushed models are compatible with this 2S LiPo battery. The best thing about this battery is that it offers 7200mAh, which beats all the competition in terms of running time. In addition, the 100C provides enough input power for the 2wd Slash’s brushless power system. You can enjoy easy drifting and kick up dust with improved acceleration. In addition, this battery comes in a HARD CASE package that is both durable and waterproof.

Best Performance NIMH Battery

Venom 5000mAh 7.2V 6-Cell NiMH Battery with Connector Adapter

Venom 5000mAh 7.2V 6-Cell NiMH Battery with Connector Adapter

Brand: Venom Power
Voltage: 7.2V (6S)
Capacity: 5000mAh
Connector: XT60 with Connector Adapter
Size: 137mm x 45mm x 23.9mm
Weight: 436g

Highlight: Durable | High C-rate | Stable | Long Battery Life

Compared to other NIMH batteries, this battery has a thicker discharge wire that can handle higher currents and can consistently provide high power to the motor, which has been proven in actual use. Additionally, although it comes with an XT60 connector, it includes three different adapters suitable for other RC cars, including a TRX Female to XT60 Male Connector Adapter, making it compatible with the Slash.

Best Budgeted NIMH Battery

FLYLINKTECH 6200mAh 7.2V 6-Cells NIMH Battery Tamiya Connector

FLYLINKTECH 6200mAh 7.2V 6-Cells NIMH Battery Tamiya Connector

Brand: FLYLINKTECH
Voltage: 7.2V
Capacity: 6200mAh
Discharge Rate: 50C
Connector: Tamiya Connector
Size: 134mm x 46mm x 23mm
Weight: 980g

ighlight: Durable | Budgeted | Large Capacity | Stable | Long Battery Life

This battery has two main highlights: its large capacity and its affordability. However, it features a Tamiya Connector, so you will need an adapter: a TRX Female to Tamiya Male Connector Adapter.

I'm Vincent, the founder of this blog. I've been working in the RC hobby industry for 7 years, and I've gained a lot of expertise along the way. I hope my insights can be helpful to you.

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