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- MONSTER 2 1:8TH 25V ESC WATERPROOF W / 2200KV MOTOR SENSORED
MONSTER 2 1:8TH 25V ESC WATERPROOF W / 2200KV MOTOR SENSORED
Product #: 010-0108-03
Brute Power and Sheer Stamina!
Castle Creations' introduction of the Mamba Monster was a break-through moment for R/C modelers wanting to experience what seemed to be unobtainable. Brute power and sheer stamina have made this our legacy “power up” for popular 1/8th scale buggies, truggies and on road vehicles and 1/10th scale monster trucks.
The Mamba Monster 2 ESC is capable of 2S LiPo to a maximum of 6S LiPo and is waterproof, which means you can run your vehicle through the morning dew, across the soggy snow or just about anywhere else you’d be interested in running a 1/8th scale RC buggy or truck.
Industry Leading Software Functions
The Mamba Monster 2 includes a coupon for a free Castle Link USB device. This allows access to the full programming suite of adjustable settings that tune and tweak your vehicle to your preferences, resulting in an incredible RC driving experience.
Castle Link adjustable settings include:
- Braking curve
- Drag brake
- Auto LiPo cutoff
- Punch Control
- Reverse Type
- Motor Type
This combo includes the Mamba Monster 2 controller and the Castle 1515-2200Kv sensored* motor, which features
- High quality oversized NMB bearings
- Sintered neodymium magnets
- Superior electromagnetic design
- Replaceable motor wires via Gold-Plated Solder Tabs
- Mamba Monster 2 ESC
- 1515-2200kv sensored* brushless motor
- Coupon for free Castle Link USB adapter
- Driver's Ed and Quick Start Guide
- Decal sheet
|Input Voltage Range:||MIN: 2S LiPo
MAX: 6S LiPo (25.2V)
|BEC Specifications:||Adjustable: 5.5V, 6.0V, 7.5V. or 8.0V (8A Peak), default 5.5V|
|Operating Environment:||Waterproof design allows for use in nearly any environment. Not intended for operation while submerged in liquid. If unit is operated in wet conditions, rinse with fresh water to remove dirt or corrosives, then fully dry unit.
|Reversible:||Yes, but may be disabled for racing.|
|Cooling Fan:||Yes, factory equipped (30mm), fully removable** (see Product Use Statements below)|
|Size:||Length: 2.09" (53mm)
Width: 1.93" (49mm)
Height: 1.44" (36.4mm)
|Weight (with no battery connector):||3.92 oz. (111.g)|
|Connectors:||6.5mm female bullets for motor connection.
|Items Needed for Operation:||Battery Connector required; Deans Ultra Plugs, Traxxas Power Connectors, E-Flite EC5, or 6.5mm Castle Connectors are recommended.|
|Product Use Statements:||*Although Mamba Monster X and Castle brushless motors are waterproof, they are not intended for operation while completely submerged in liquid. They can corrode when exposed to corrosive materials, such as salt water. Always rinse the ESC and motor with clean water after exposure to corrosives or dirt. While the motor and controller may be waterproof, we suggest users confirm that the rest of their vehicle, including the batteries, servos, radio and chassis are also waterproof before exposing them to liquids of any kind.
**The cooling fan must be removed prior to driving in wet conditions. It is not waterproof.
|Application Guidelines:||Intended for up to 6S (25.2 Volt) operation in vehicles weighing less than 15 lbs, with batteries, ready-to-run.
Not recommended for use in high speed 1/8th and larger applications (IE Arrma Infraction and Limitless, Traxxas XO-1)
|Recommended Motors:||Combo includes Castle 1515 2200Kv: Max Cells: 6s Lipo or 16 NiMH|
|Max. Recommended Vehicle Weight:||Less than 15 lbs, with batteries, ready-to-run|
|Programmability:||Fully programmable Castle feature set usingCastle Link USB adapter (coupon for free Link included) and freely downloadable Castle Link Windows software or the Castle Link iOS App and a B-LINK Bluetooth Device.
|Telemetry Link Capable:||No|
|Input Voltage Range:||MIN: 2S LiPo; MAX: 6S LiPo (see Application Guidelines below)|
|Motor Size:||Length: 2.96" (75.18mm)
Diameter: 1.57" (39.98mm)
|Shaft size:||Diameter: 5mm, Length: 20mm
|Weight (w/wires):||15 oz. (452.2g); 380g without wires.
|Mounting Hole Specifications:||3mm and 4mm screw holes @ 1" (25.4mm) spacing.
||No, but available as optional accessory
|Connectors:||6.5mm male bullets.
|Items Needed for Operation:||N/A|
|Product Use Statements:||N/A|
|Application Guidelines:||The ESC and motor are intended for up to 6S (25.2 Volt) operation. Incredible in monster trucks with up to 6S LiPo packs (4S LiPo is the sweet spot), and works great in 1/8th buggies and truggies and on road as well. (vehicle weight limit is 15 lbs or less, with batteries ready-to-run).|
|Max. Recommended Vehicle Weight:||15 lbs (with batteries, ready to run)|
|Tech Notes:|| Monitor motor temperatures closely; overheating a motor will cause permanent damage to the magnets. Never exceed 180° F on the the motor or ESC.
Water Resistant Design: Routine maintenance is recommended after running in wet conditions. Please refer to this document for running and maintaining motors in wet environments.
|Monster X Driver's Ed Guide||Monster X Quick Start Guide|
This is a high power product with the potential to be very dangerous. Please read the safety information before use.
This product may contain chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer and or birth defects or other reproductive harm.
U.S. Patent # 7400103, 7492122, 7579796, 7740516, 8287328, 8678875, and 8905814 B2 - Other patents pending.
Controller designed, and circuit boards manufactured, in Olathe, Kansas USA.
Controller assembled in Olathe, KS. USA
Power System Alerts:
The Mamba Monster 2 is programmed to flash LED patterns to alert users to certain conditions such as over temperature or not detecting a valid signal from the receiver.
Castle Creations, Inc. warrants this product to be free from manufacturing defects for a period of one year from date of purchase.
Fully programmable Castle feature set using Castle Link USB adapter (coupon for free Castle Link adapter included in package) and freely downloadable Castle Link Windows software, or the Castle Link App and a B-LINK Bluetooth Adapter (A small subset of the settings available through Castle Link Windows software can be accessed via manual programming through the transmitter stick).
Users will receive free access to all firmware updates, including added features sets using the Castle Link USB Programming Kit
Castle Link Compatible
With the Castle Link USB Programming Kit you can use your Windows™ PC to easily program your controller. Castle Link includes all code for all Castle Link compatible hobby products in one convenient download. Note: Castle Link software requires a Castle Link USB Adapter and a computer that is running Windows. Castle Link is compatible with Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10. Macintosh users may take advantage of software such as Parallels Desktop, VMware Fusion, or Apple's Boot Camp along with Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, or Windows 10 to run the Castle Link software, provided the Macintosh has an Intel processor. Macintosh installation is not supported by Castle Creations.
Additional Castle Link benefits include:
- Access expanded programming and parameters for Castle controllers
- Access to all firmware updates, including added features sets released from Castle Engineering, at no charge.
- Intuitive Demo Mode capability
- Ability to default ESC to factory settings
- Ability to save setup profiles for later use
- Ability to download and view data logs (on applicable controllers)