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Futaba - FUTM0922 FUTMC230CR MC230CR 513886200830 4513886200830
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Futaba MC230CR ESC w/Reverse 20+T
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Futaba MC230CR ESC w/Reverse 20+T
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This is a MC230CR Electronic Speed Control w/ Reverse for 20+ Turn Motors.


Operates motors that are 20 turns up to 27 turns (Stock Motors)
All connectors are pre-installed
One-touch set-up with set-up LED.
Fully proportional forward and reverse
Includes Reverse Disable so it is legal for ROAR racing
Heat/overload/short circuit protection
Low-battery feature automatically cuts motor power when power levels
become too low.
Receiver reminder switch beeps to remind you to turn OFF the receiver
and the vehicle will pulse (not run) forward as an additional
One year warranty


One MC230CR Electronic Speed Control w/ Reverse, Futaba J receiver
connector, bullet connectors, standard type battery connector and
ON/OFF switch.
One Set-Up Screwdriver (FUTM5685)
One Instruction Sheet


Futaba J plug compatible receiver
Male bullet connectors for motor (GPMM3114)


Capacity: 6 to 7 cell batteries
Motor Limit: 20+ turns
Current- Forward: 90A Reverse: 45A
On resistance: .0035 Ohms
High Frequency: Yes, 1,500Hz
Connectors: Futaba J, Standard for Battery, Bullet Motor
(all pre-installed)
Bullet Motor Wire: 16 gauge
BEC: Yes (6V) (1 amp)
Length: 1.07" (27.1mm)
Width: .50" (12.7mm)
Height: 1.31" (33.3mm)
Weight: 1.55oz (44g)


Generally, high-torque and brushless servos for steering control can
be used with this ESC as long as the continuous current draw of the
servo does not exceed 1A continuously. Do not use the Futaba S9157
high-torque servo with this ESC as this servo draws over 3A."

JAL 7/21/00
updated jpg 9/7/07
updated jpg 6/9/08
updt jxs 8/20/08
updated jpg 9/19/12

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