Under the Hood
Fitted with low resistance High Current T-Style (HCT) connectors the weather resistant, self-contained 3-in-1 ERS (ESC / receiver / servo) unit, coupled to the 370 size brushed motor, delivers outstanding performance in forward and reverse, and speeds in excess of 20mph!
Full Range of Aluminum Hop-up Parts
With our full range of orange anodized aluminum upgrade parts you can turn your Animus into a thing of beauty that boasts increased strength, improved rigidity and refined handling. From wheel hexes, through shock towers, chassis plate, drive shafts and motor mount, to caster block and gear cover, the list is extensive and the effect of the upgrade outstanding.
Quick as the standard Animus truly is, there’ll come a time when you’re ready to turn this blistering little truck into a flaming hot rod. When that time comes, you’ll need our dedicated brushless upgrade package with a Radient Reaktor 5000kV motor and Reaktor 30 ESC combo at its heart.
High intensity LED headlights come standard with the Animus 18MT, which allow for night time excitement.
The Animus 18MT Story
Here at Helion we work for our customers to deliver on a promise of performance and value never before seen in RC. The Helion Animus 18MT is the next generation of 1/18th scale performance with unprecedented features, performance, and value. Helion RC design engineers optimized the Animus platform for the latest generation of bashers and enthusiasts.
First, the proportional all-weather Electronic Speed Controller (ESC) provides great performance in forward and reverse. Paired with a 370-sized brushed motor, this combo delivers outstanding performance, reaching speeds over 20 mph! Utilizing one of the most competitive 2.4GHz radios in its class, we bring specs that are typically found in high-end radios. Additionally, integrated features like fully proportional controls and steering dual rate (D/R) remain easy for users of all experience levels. Finally, the drivetrain has been updated with new heavy-duty differentials so it’s ready when you are for the optional Radient Reaktor brushless power system.