RCATS Smart Lithium Glow Driver

Nov 14, 2012 5 Comments by

The RCATS Smart Lithium Glow Driver (shown here with optional orange protective glove), as well as their complete line of radio control accessories, are developed by fliers with years of experience in our hobby, are assembled in the US and backed by fantastic support, and are battle tested by R/C enthusiasts worldwide. This glow driver brings you unprecedented starting reliability, will outlast any ni-cad, and will even automatically adjust the current to keep your fouled plug glowing for trouble free starts. Note the power level LED’s showing the amount of amps going to the plug, as well as the following features:

• 5200 mAh battery capacity for long battery life (over 1 year with normal use)
• Adjusts current automatically to keep the plug lit
• “Soft Start” slowly delivers current to prolong plug life
• User-selectable startup delay feature (~5 seconds)
• Built in charging system
• Auto shut-off
• Easy to read LED bar graph
• Modular plug clip for easy customization
• Internationally rated power supply (100-240V, 50/60Hz)
• Optional protective glove

Paul Tradelius, Uncategorized

About the author

A regular contributor to Model Airplane News, he is also the columnist for our “Rotor Speed” helicopter column. Paul has been flying RC helicopters since the early ‘80s and now enjoys all types of rotary machines, including scale and aerobatics, and he continues to experiment with modifications to improve performance.

5 Responses to “RCATS Smart Lithium Glow Driver”

  1. Tyler says:

    Where can i get one???????

  2. Paul Tradelius says:

    Their phone number is: 408-830-0745

    Here is a link to their web site.

    http://www.rcatsystems.com/rc.php

  3. Tyler says:

    Thank you.

  4. Mike says:

    Correct phone is 408-292-3100

  5. Paul Tradelius says:

    Thanks Mike for the update.

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