Introducing the Mamba Monster X 8S, where no R/C vehicle weighing up to 25lbs and running up to 8S LiPo is off-limits. Get ready to unleash your power and push that throttle to the limit! This ESC incorporates Castle's groundbreaking CRYO-DRIVE™ technology, which efficiently manages heat generation, enabling your setup to handle higher gear ratios, heavier vehicles, and longer runs. The unique open housing design and software advancements promote enhanced directional airflow, keeping critical components cool. With a 40mm cooling fan and a forged elliptical fin heatsink, this ESC takes thermal performance to new heights.
Durability is paramount in high-performance applications, and the Mamba Monster X 8S excels in this area. Its robust aluminum casing and epoxy potting provide protection and weather resistance for all-season use. Built to dominate in the harshest environments, this ESC is a true workhorse.
Tailor your ESC to any driving condition, whether it's rough terrain, smooth pavement, or challenging rock and gravel tracks. Create, save, and download setup profiles effortlessly using the Castle Link Programming Suite on your Windows PC. Alternatively, take advantage of the convenience of the new B-Link Bluetooth Adapter and Castle Link app for Android or iOS for wireless programming.
The Auxiliary wire offers additional tuning flexibility, allowing on-the-fly adjustments from your transmitter. By connecting the white signal wire to an open radio channel and enabling the feature in Castle Link, you gain access to programming parameters such as Torque Control, Max Brake, or Rock Race Mode. Optimize your vehicle for any racing or bashing application that sparks your imagination.
When combined with a Castle 4-POLE 12-SLOT SENSORED MOTOR like the 2028-800KV or 1515-2200KV, heavy and high-speed rigs benefit from controllable low-end ranges without compromising power, punch, or speed. SmartSense™ mode utilizes the motor's sensors for smooth starts, excellent torque, and low-speed drivability. As the motor spins, it seamlessly transitions to Castle's highly efficient sensorless mode, delivering power directly to the ground rather than dissipating it as excess heat and RPM.
Whether you're burning rubber, unleashing raw power, or conquering challenging terrains like rocks, mud, or off-road trails, the Mamba Monster X 8S is ready to push the limits of your R/C car or truck.
• Powerful Integrated 8A Peak Adjustable BEC (5.25V-8.0V)
• CRYO-DRIVE™ Technology for improved thermal performance during partial throttle operation
• Rugged CNC Aluminum Case with Waterproof Epoxy Potting for protection and efficient heat transfer
• Premium Forged Heatsink with Elliptical Fins for superior airflow and heat dissipation
• Oversized Factory-Equipped Thermally Controlled 40MM Cooling Fan
• Data Logging capability to capture and record performance data
• Auxiliary wire functionality for on-the-fly adjustments using your transmitter
• Audible alerts for easy diagnosis of common issues
• Convenient transmitter programming for six common adjustable settings
• USB and Bluetooth™ programming options for easy tuning and updates
• Castle Link USB Programming Kit
• Optional smartphone-based programming with the B-LINK™ Bluetooth Adapter (sold separately)
• Proudly designed and manufactured in Olathe, KS, USA, backed by Castle Creations'
• Application Guidelines: 1:6th Scale vehicles weighing up to 25 lbs
• Input Voltage Range: MIN: 2S LiPo, MAX: 8S LiPo 33.6V
• Running Modes: Sensored, Sensorless and SmartSense™ when paired with a Castle 4-POLE 12-SLOT Sensored Motor.
• Brake: Proportional
• Reversible: Yes, but may be disabled for racing.
• On/Off Switch: Yes, waterproof
• Cooling Fan: Yes, factory equipped (40mm), fully removable** (see Product Use Statements below)
• Size: L x W x H 69.5mm x 54.1mm x 49mm
• Weight (with wires): 5.75 oz. (163 grams)
• Connectors type: 6.5mm female bullets for motor connection
• Items Needed for Operation: A high current connector designed for high-powered electric systems, rated for 120+ amps, such as Castle
CC Bullet 6.5mm, CC Bullet 8.0mm, or 6.5mm Polarized Castle Connectors, soldered to the battery leads.
• Operating environment: Waterproof design for all weather conditions
• Programmability: Fully programmable Castle feature set using Castle Link USB adapter and
freely downloadable Castle Link Windows software, or the Castle Link App and a B-LINK Bluetooth Adapter (sold separately).
• Telemetry Link Capable: Yes, with Castle Creations Telemetry Link for S.BUS2 and Futaba T4PX and T7PX Transmitters.
Product Use Statements:
• Recommended battery capacity for 1:6th scale vehicles is 5000mah. We recommend using 50C continuous discharge or higher
• Surge ratings should never be used to determine a pack’s suitability for a brushless application.
• We recommend a high current connector designed for high-powered electric systems, rated for 120+ amps, such as Castle CC Bullet
6.5mm, CC Bullet 8.0mm, or 6.5mm Polarized Castle Connectors.
• Applying voltages higher than 33.6V will cause irreparable damage to ESC; DO NOT RUN HV CELLS (above 4.2v/cell) WHEN RUNNING
AT MAX CELL COUNT (8s). This will exceed the 33.6v rating and will damage the ESC and not be covered by the warranty.
• Although Mamba Monster X 8S is waterproof, it is not intended for operation while completely submerged in liquid. Always rinse the ESC
with clean water after exposure to corrosives or dirt.
• The cooling fan must be removed prior to driving in wet conditions. It is not waterproof.
Mamba Monster X 8S ESC Comes With:
• Castle Sensor Harness Adapter
• Mamba Decats
• ESC Quick Start Guide
• Motor Quick Start Guide