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FlightPower - FPWM0230 FPWFTC40A6SB FTC40A6SB 055261610890 5055261610890
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FlightPower 40A Brushless ESC w/BEC 2-6S LiPo
FlightPower 40A Brushless ESC w/BEC 2-6S LiPo
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This is the 40A LiPo Brushless ESC with BEC from FlightPower.


Built-in governor function and 40A output current is ideal for 450
size 3D helicopters as well as airplanes up to .32 glow size
especially those requiring extra servos on the control surfaces
Built-in 5V 3A BEC delivers power for multiple servos
LiPo, NiMH and NiCd compatible with auto-detection
Selectable 0, 10, or 20 advanced timing
Soft, super-soft start or normal start
Three low voltage cutoff settings, and power reduction or power
cutoff action
User can set up manually, or use the optional FlightPower Programming
Card (FPWM0280) or USB Link (FPWM0281)


FlightPower 40A LiPo Brushless ESC with BEC, Universal Radio
Connector with 11.8" (300mm) lead, 14AWG battery leads and 16 AWG
motor leads


Output Current: 40A continuous max., 60A surge max.
Input Voltage: 6-18 NiCd/NiMH cells
2-6 LiPo cells
Max. Output Power: 840 watts
BEC: 5V/3.0A linear
Operating Frequency: 8kHz fixed
On Resistance: 0.0031 ohms
Timing angle: 0, 10, 20 selectable
Low voltage cutoff: 3.0, 3.2, 3.4V LiPo, selectable
0, 50, or 60% of NiMH start voltage, selectable
Low Voltage Action: Power reduction or power cutoff
Soft Start: Normal, soft, super-soft
Rotation Direction: Forward
Brake: On/Off
Radio Connector: Universal, with 11.8" (300mm) lead
Battery Leads: 14AWG with silicone insulation multi strand, stripped
and tinned, 4.72" (120mm) in length
Motor Leads: 16AWG with silicone insulation multi strand, stripped
and tinned, 2.95" (75mm) in length
Dimensions: 2.05 x 1.10 x 0.55" (52 x 28 x 14mm)
Weight: 1.13oz. (32g)

cnh 6/19/08
updt jxs 09/15/10

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