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Traxxas 3018R - Xl-5 Electronic Speed Control Waterproof (Land Version)

by Traxxas
SKU TRX3018R
Original price $105.00 - Original price $105.00
Original price
$105.00
$105.00 - $105.00
Current price $105.00

Traxxas 3018R - Xl-5 Electronic Speed Control Waterproof (Land Version)

This item is replacing item number 3006

Brand: Traxxas

Part Number: 3018R


The XL-5 Electronic Speed Control handles the elements while smoothly supplying power to the motor. This high-performance ESC packs impressive features that are normally only found on more expensive high-end replacement units. The XL-5 features a completely waterproof design, three throttle profiles, low voltage detection, Thermal Shutdown Protection, 4-7 cell NiMH and 2-cell LiPo compatibility, and built-in BEC. High frequency operation combined with ultra-low resistance make the XL-5 an efficient and ultra-smooth fully proportional speed control. The exclusive and patented Training Mode™ reduces the overall power output of the XL-5 by 50%, making it easier for young or new drivers to develop their control skills before unleashing full-power.


XL-5 Waterproof ESC Features:

  • Built-in two-stage low voltage detection (LVD)
    for Lithium Polymer (LiPo) battery use
  • Innovative watersealed design
  • 15-turn motor limit for 540 size motors
  • 12-turn motor limit for 550 size motors
  • Fully-proportional forward, reverse, and braking control
  • Programmable with three drive profiles:
    • Sport Mode – Fwd / Brake / Rev
    • Race Mode – Fwd / Brake
    • Training Mode* – 50% Fwd / Brake / 50% Rev
  • EZ-Set® push-button setup
  • Multi-color LED
  • Thermal shutdown protection
  • Efficient, low-loss MOSFET design
  • Smooth, high-frequency operation
  • Easy installation in Traxxas models
  • Backed by the Traxxas Lifetime Electronics warranty


XL-5 WATERPROOF ESC SPECIFICATIONS:
Input voltage: ­ 4-7 Cells (4.8 to 8.4 Volts DC)
Case Size: ­ 1.23"W x 2.18"D x 0.61" H
Weight: ­ 2.44 Ounce
Motor Limit: ­ 15-turns** (540 Size)
12-turns** (550 Size)
On Resistance Forward: ­ 0.007 Ohms
On Resistance Reverse: ­ 0.014 Ohms
BEC Voltage: ­ 6.0 VDC
BEC Current: ­ 1A
Power Wire: ­ 14 Gauge / 5"
Input Harness Wire: ­ 26 Gauge / 9"
PWM Frequency: ­ 1600 Hz
Low Voltage Detection (LVD): ­ 2-Stage indicators, switchable (on or off)
Thermal Protection: ­ Thermal shutdown
Profile selection: ­ Sport Mode:
    100% FWD, 100% brakes, 100% REV
Race Mode:
    100% FWD, 100% brakes, no REV
Training Mode:*
    50% FWD, 100% brakes, 50% REV
Single-button setup: ­ Yes, Traxxas EZ-Set®
­ ­ **Properly geared *Patented


MODEL 3018R: XL-5 Waterproof Electronic Speed Control
(Low-Voltage Detection, FWD/REV/Brake).


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