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TEAM ORION ESC Vortex R8.1 Pro Spec Brushless 180A (2S - 4S)

Item no.:  094ORI65125
TEAM ORION ESC Vortex R8.1 Pro Spec Brushless 180A (2S - 4S) - Image 1
Manufacturer: Team Orion
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245,44 GBP
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World Champion Power for 1/8 scale cars

The R8.1 Pro is Team Orion's competition speed controller for 1/8 scale racing vehicles.

Developed by the best team in the world
The R8.1 Pro has been developed with the help of the worlds best 1/8 electric drivers. Names like Jared Tebo, Ryan Cavalieri, Ty Tessman, Joe Pillars, Cody King, Renaud Savoya, Dakotah Phend or David Ronnefalk stand on the test drivers list of R&D manager Oscar Jansen. The drivers optimized the firmware of the ESC until it was perfect!

First Victories

Already in the development stage of the product the R8.1 Pro has won first races in the hands of 1/8 buggy World Champion Ty Tessman! On this picture you can see the podium of the 2014 Lonestar Challenge.
  • Specifically designed for 4S LiPo 1/8 scale racing
  • Adjustable BEC voltage 6V or 7.2V for improved servo response
  • Based on World and National championship winning technology
  • Dual Sensor Port
  • Machined aluminum case
  • Exclusive cooling fan protection and design for improved cooling
  • Ultra low resistance PCB and FET
  • Highly customizable state of the art software
  • Works with sensor and sensorless motors
  • Forward/brake, forward/brake/reverse and forward/reverse (Crawler) function modes
  • Status control by LED and audio tone
  • Equipped with Deans high current connectors
Fully Programmable
The Vortex R8.1 speed controller is fully programmable.

Technical Specifications

  • Resistance: 0.00028ohm
  • Amps: 180A
  • Peak amps: 860A
  • Input Voltage: 7.4V-14.8V / 2S-4S LiPo
  • Function: Forward/Brake - Forward/Brake/Reverse - Forward/Reverse (for Rock Crawler)
  • Sensor and sensorless 2-pole/4-pole, 6-pole sensorless only
  • BEC: 6V or 7.2V, 5A max.
  • Max. kV: 2700kV (2S), 2700kV (3S), 2700kV (4S)
  • Length: 53.5mm
  • Width: 38mm
  • Height: 34mm
  • Weight: 146g
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