Input Voltage Range: 2s - 3s LiPo; 6 - 8 cell NiMH
BEC Specifications: 5.0 volts fixed, 2 amps.
Operating Environment: Waterproof* design allows for use in nearly any environment
Reversible: Yes, but may be disabled for racing.
On/Off Switch: Yes
Cooling Fan: 30mm fan included
ESC Size: 2.08x1.50x1.28" (52.92x38.05x32.56mm)
ESC Weight (w/wires): 2.26 oz. (64 g)
Connectors: 4mm female bullets for motor connection.
Items Needed for Operation: Brushless or Brushed
motor, Battery Connector required; Castle 4mm polarized connectors,
Dean's Ultra Plug, or Traxxas Power Connector recommended.
Application Guidelines: The Sidewinder 4 is a
versatile ESC that can be used in a wide variety of applications. it can
be paired with any 14xx series 4-pole brushless motors; it can also be
used in a rock crawling application with a brushed motor down to a 19
Max. Recommended Vehicle Weight: No more than 6.5lbs with battery, ready-to-run.
Programmability: Fully programmable Castle feature
set using Castle Link USB adapter (sold separately) and freely
downloadable Castle Link Windows software.
Telemetry Link Capable: Yes
*Product Use Statements: Although Sidewinder 4 is
waterproof, it is 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 with clean water after exposure to
corrosives or dirt. While the controller may be waterproof, Castle
recommends 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.