Product #: 010-0155-10
Ideal for low speed crawling or trail running in vehicles weighing up to 9lbs
on 2s to 4s; it can also be used in more aggressive setups like rock racing
and extended hill climbing on vehicles up to 5lbs.
Check out the Rock Race/Crawler Auxiliary Wire Mode here!
VERSATILITY, RELIABILITY AND PERFORMANCE.
We at Castle wanted to address three main concepts while designing a new ESC for the modern-day RC enthusiast; VERSATILITY, RELIABILITY, and PERFORMANCE. These are the pillars of the Mamba X design and the driving forces behind the feature-packed controller.
The Mamba X is extremely versatile, capable of powering a wide variety of applications ranging from 2S to 6S and vehicles ranging from 1/10th scale to 1/8th scale*. Whether you are racing at the track with your 2wd buggy, bashing through mud puddles in your SCT or monster truck, or navigating a hardcore crawling excursion, this controller raises the bar to a whole new level. Pair with a Castle 4-POLE 12-SLOT SENSORED MOTOR to provide precise throttle control and buttery smooth starts!
ESCs have a tough life - landing extreme jumps, experiencing accidental collisions, and splashing through the occasional puddle. As R/C enthusiast themselves, Castle engineers understand this and designed the Mamba X to endure these situations and power through them. It is housed in a rugged CNC-machined aluminum case and then potted in waterproof epoxy. This not only protects the electronics but ensures any heat generated in the controller can easily be dissipated through the case.
The Mamba X integrates a powerful 8A adjustable BEC into a high-performance speed control that can push the most extreme 1/10th scale setups and 1/8th race buggies. Smart-Sense™ allows you to take advantage of smooth, cog-free, and predictable sensored starts and improved throttle response keeps you ahead of the competition.
The Mamba X is proudly designed and manufactured in Olathe, Kansas and is backed by Castle Creations’ 1-year warranty and unparalleled ‘make-it-right’ customer support. Call us, email us, or walk in our front door – we’re here to help.
MAMBA X ESC COMES WITH:
*In 1/8th scale setups, the Mamba X is intended to be used for off-road racing in buggies weighing up to 9 lbs (including batteries and ready-to-run). In these 1/8th scale racing setups, the Mamba X should be run at 4S Lipo (16.8V) max and is recommended to be paired with the Castle 1512-1800Kv (P/N: 060-0062-00) or Castle 1515-2200Kv (P/N: 060-0063-00) motor, with appropriate gearing only.
|Electronic Speed Control (ESC)
|Input Voltage Range:||MIN: 2S LiPo
MAX: 6S LiPo (25.2V) (4s max with included 2850kv motor)
|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.|
|Reversible:||Yes, but may be disabled for racing.|
|Cooling Fan:||Yes, factory equipped (30mm), fully removable** (see Product Use Statements below)|
|Size:||Length: 2.14" (54.4mm)
Width: 1.39" (35.2mm)
Height: 1.18" (30.0mm)
|Weight (with wires):||3.56 oz. (101g)|
|Connectors:||4.0mm female bullets for motor connection.|
|Items Needed for Operation:||Battery Connector required, Castle 6.5mm Polarized Connectors, Castle 4.0mm Polarized Connectors, Traxxas® Power Connectors, or Deans® Ultra Plugs are recommended.|
|Product Use Statements:||
*Although Mamba X is waterproof, it is not intended for operation while completely submerged in liquid. T 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.
|Max. Recommended Vehicle Weight:||Less than 9lbs, with batteries, ready-to-run with included 1406 - 2850kv motor in low speed crawlers; 5lbs maximum for more aggressive setups like rock racing and extended hill climbing
|Programmability:||Fully programmable Castle feature set using Castle Link USB adapter (coupon for free link included in package) and freely downloadable Castle Link Windows software, or the B-LINK Bluetooth Adapter (sold separately) and the Castle Link iOS App.
|Telemetry Link Capable:||Yes
|Input Voltage Range:||2S-4S LiPo|
|Weight (w/wires):||197 g / 6.9oz
|Shaft Size:||Length: 15mm
Diameter: 1/8" (3.17mm)
|Mounting Hole Specifications:||M3 @ 25mm|
|Cooling Fan:||Optional - Coming Soon
|Connectors:||4mm male Castle Bullet Connectors attached to replaceable 13 gauge wire; includes 210mm length sensored wire.|
|Application Guidelines:||Ideal for 1:10 scale low speed rock crawlers/trail runners on 2S-3S weighing less than 9lbs. Can also be used in more aggressive setups in lighter 1:10 scale touring cars, stadium trucks or buggies weighing up to 5lbs.
|Max. Recommended Vehicle Weight:||9lbs when used for low speed/moderate driving style like rock crawling and trail running;
5lbs for more racing and aggressive driving styles.
Running modes: SMARTSENSE™, Sensored, Sensorless with Castle sensored capable ESCs.