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Castle Creations Rotor Replacement Kits 14XX 15XX Series Motors RC

Castle Creations Rotor Replacement Kits for 14XX & 15XX Seri…

New from the good folks at Castle Creations are Rotor Replacement Kits for their 14XX and 15XX series brushless motors. Why would you need a new rotor? If you should happen to accidentally overheat your motor, or break an output shaft, a rotor replacement kit can save the day. These kits service the various 1/10th and 1/8th scaled motors from [...]

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Castle Creations Copperhead 10 Performance Brushless ESC

Castle Creations Copperhead 10 Performance 1/10 ESC

New from the good folks at Castle Creations is the Copperhead 10 Performance Brushless ESC. The Copperhead 10 is all new from Castle and was designed for use in 1/10 scaled applications. Here are the highlights- * Sensored motor support * Data logging * 6A peak selectable internal BEC (5.5V or 7.5V) * CRYO-DRIVE enabled performance * Compact, easy-to-install footprint * Maximum Cell Count- 4S LiPo * [...]

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Castle Creations 1520 1Y 1650kV

Castle Creations 1520 1Y 1650kV Sensored Brushless Motor

New from the good folks over at Castle Creations is the 1520 1Y 1650kV Sensored Brushless Motor. The 1520/1650 was designed for maximum efficiency, thus giving you less heat, more power, and longer runtimes. Check out these highlights- * For use in 1/6 to 1/8 vehicles under 18 lbs * 8S LiPo maximum cell count * 1650kV * 60,000 max RPM * Sensored * 5mm output [...]

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RPM ESC Cage for Traxxas X-MAXX and Castle Creations Mamba X

Brand new from RPM is a ESC Cage for the Traxxas X-MAXX and Castle Creations Mamba X 8S ESC. If you are bashing hard, these ESC Cages are a great way to help protect that investment. * Dual clamp plates lock the ESC in place. * Allows the ESC to be run with or without a fan. The ESC CAGE is priced at [...]

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Castle Creations Mamba XLX2

Castle Creations Mamba XLX2 1/5th Sensored & Waterproof ESC

Coming soon from Castle Creations is the Mamba XLX2 1/5th Sensored & Waterproof Brushless ESC. The XLX2 was designed to handle incredibly high levels of output, while also giving you extremely smooth throttle control. Check out the highlights- * Features a combination of hardware & software advancements * 8S LiPo maximum cell count * CRYO-DRIVE technology * Rugged CNC machined aluminum case * Premium forged [...]

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Castle Creations 1717 Sensored Brushless Motors

Castle Creations Re-Release 1717 Series Brushless Motors

The friendly guys and gals over at Castle Creations have announced the re-release of their burly 1717 Series Brushless Motors. The new 1717s have been updated and will now be sensored to give you an even greater sense of control. The Castle 1717 motors are legendary for incredible power in the most extreme of installs, soon you will be able [...]

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Castle 6th Scale Mamba Monster X 8S Brushless ESC

Castle 1/6 Mamba Monster X 8S/33.6V Brushless ESC

That’s right folks, Castle just dropped a new Brushless Power System for the new generation of 1/6th Scaled vehicles. New from Castle is the Mamba Monster X 8S ESC that features Castle’s CRYO-DRIVE. Check out some of the features and specifications- * Max Cell Count – 8S LiPo, up to 33.6 volts DC * Designed for vehicles up to 25lbs in weight * [...]

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Castle 1/5 2028 Extreme 800kV Sensored Brushless Motor

Castle 1/5 2028 Extreme 800kV Sensored Brushless Motor

The Kansas crew from Castle Creations has announced a new 2028 Extreme 800kV Sensored Brushless Motor. This extreme version of the 2028 now comes fully sensored, plus it sports an improved 4-pole, 12-slot design. Here are the highlights- * 2028 Extreme can easily run in the 10 horsepower range * Works in 2wd vehicles up to 30 lbs, 4wd up to 25 [...]

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RPM Castle Sidewinder 4 ESC Cage

RPM Castle Sidewinder 4 ESC Cage

Just announced by Atticus and the rest of the RPM crew is a new ESC Cage for the Castle Sidewinder 4 ESC. If you bash hard, like really hard, then you already know how hard it can be to keep an ESC firmly mounted to your truck. The new cage from RPM makes it easy to bomb proof the ESC [...]

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Horizon Hobby RC Fest 2018 Manufacturers

Manufacturers On Display At Horizon Hobby’s RC Fest

As part of our ongoing show coverage from the 2018 Horizon Hobby RC Fest, we have to talk about the numerous manufacturers that were on hand. A bunch of different rc companies made their way to Eli Field in Monticello, Illinois to show off their latest products, plus they put on some really cool special events. The crew from Pro-Line Racing [...]

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Castle Creations Sidewinder 4 ESC Review

Castle Creations Sidewinder 4 ESC Review

New for the bashing world from Castle Creations is the Sidewinder 4. Castle has been known since their very start as the company to go to when you are looking for serious power. How well does the SW4 handle the day in day out torture of bashing? Does it cog? How smooth is the power delivery? Read on to find [...]

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Castle Creations B Link Bluetooth

Castle Wireless B•LINK Bluetooth Programming Adapter

Just announced by Castle Creations is the B•LINK Bluetooth programming adapter. The new B•LINK allows you to connect wirelessly to your Castle ESC to make programming changes. Not having to hook up wires for programming saves time, plus the new B•LINK makes it easier than ever to make adjustments on your ESC with Castle’s free smart device app. * Initial release [...]

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Everybody’s Scalin’ – Almost time for Mud, Rocks and Tears

Hey folks, it’s gonna be an “odds and ends” type of post this week. Mud, Rocks, and Tears, the first BSRC scaling event, is taking place tomorrow, Saturday April 7 2018, in Crystal City, Missouri. The Crystal City Underground location is a super cool spot, and the STL RC Freaks have gotten the area ready to do work! There will be rocks and mud [...]

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Big Squid RC Podcast – Episode 2

Welcome to episode number 2 of the Big Squid RC Podcast! This episode Tim chats with Patrick del Castillo from Castle Creations and discusses all things brushless. It does not matter if you are a air guy or a surface guy, experiencing a Castle system in your model is a must do! If you are in the bashing scene, the racing [...]

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Castle Creations Sidewinder 4

Castle Creations Sidewinder 4

Coming soon from Castle Creations is the Sidewinder 4 brushless ESC. The Sidewinder 4 uses a number of software enhancements combined with improved case aerodynamics to give you an ESC that you can push harder for longer periods of time. Here are some of its highlights- * Waterproof * Non-sensored design * CRYO-DRIVE technology * 3S LiPo maximum cell count * Also available as a [...]

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