Originally Posted by CN I Dawg
If you want to use the ESC for another project without an external BEC, then carefully lift the tang holding the contact in the plastic connector and remove the contact. Isolate it with shrink sleeving and it will live another day. Otherwise, just cut the Pos. lead if you will never use ESC in any other configuration.
Yeah this is what I planned to do, I just needed confirmation that I was going about it the right way.