ARC-1 ESC Mode Selection & Easy Setup [VIDEO]

ARC-1 ESC Mode Selection & Easy Setup [VIDEO]

strong>From Carisma:
The ARC-1 Brushed ESC, as supplied with all our RTR Scale Rigs, and some of our Carisma RC On Road RTR vehicles, has four different running modes.

Mode 1: Forward/Reverse with Smart Brake (perfect for non Crawling RTR applications and fun RC, as there’s no always on Drag Brake, and no Instant Reverse. When going from Forwards to reverse, the ESC will brake instead of initiating instant reverse. The ESC will remain like this unless the throttle is returned to the stop position for a short moment).

Mode 2: Forward Only (perfect for stock class race applications where Reverse is not allowed to avoid causing crashes on track).

Mode 3: Beginner Mode (reduces the amount of available forwards throttle to half, making it easier to control and less prone to crashing).

Mode 4: Crawler Mode (always on Drag/Descent Brake and Instant Reverse).

SPEC
Size: 40mm (L) x 27mm (W) x 22mm (H)

Forwards
Max instantaneous Current: 500A
Max continuous Current: 40A
On resistance: 0.0015 ohm / phase

Reverse
Max instantaneous Current: 250A
Max continuous Current: 20A
On resistance: 0.003 ohm / phase
PWM frequency:

Electrical Spec
Easy To Read LED indicator to show the status of the ESC
Operation Voltage: 4.8V ~ 8.4V NiMH or LiPO Modes
BEC: 5.6V/1A max at 7.2V Input
Over Voltage Protection – Stall Protection – Thermal Protection
Low Voltage Protection
For NiMH, cut-off voltage is 4.5V.
For LiPo, cut-off voltage is 6.3V

The ARC-1 is available as standard issue with all our RTR vehicles, or on it’s own from all good #CarismaScaleAdventure stockists
Carisma is distributed in the US by HRP.
Visit Carisma-Shop.com
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Updated: April 13, 2022 — 10:00 AM

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