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Sure. But basically, all the subjects are getting cut off.
21 Aug 2019 18:14:54
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19 Aug 2019 09:14:20
Good for you!  ~~
18 Aug 2019 19:13:57
Had another negative encounter, it's been a few years since the last one, just an uneducated ******, going on about drones being illegal yada yada yada.    :-/
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DB that just means you have shed loads of props in the first place ;-)
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Just had a thought, even with all the crashing I've done, I haven't bought any replacement props in over a year ~~
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Futaba skysport 6 35 Mhz

Started by rsmith21, Wednesday,May 29, 2013, 16:41:23

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I have a 35 Mhz 6 Channel radio, if I have to use it when I require extra channels for GPS would this slightly older radio be ok to use these days.
KK2, NAZA M/V2 ugrade, Spektrum DX 8, Hubsan X4
Immersion 25Mw vtx, GoPro 4, Black Pearl Display
Walkera 2 axis gimbal


I don';t think you';d find anyone recommending a 35mhz system these days.  Too much risk of interference (unless flying at a club with a peg-board system).  Also, the rx antenna on a multi could be difficult to route without it getting tangled in the props :)

As far as channels goes, 6 should be enough, so something like a Dx6i for example as a cheap 2.4ghz radio system would be great.
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Hi Balders, I';m not too worried about the length of the antenna, I';m sure I could route it along legs etc to use most of it up :)

The reason I like the Futaba is that there is much less configuration and channel mixing and it has a rotary switch that could be replaced with a rotary switch to set various command states.

I suppose its a big gamble using 35Mhz when you think of the cost and time involved in building a quad. I have a wee scanner somewhere so I must dig that out and see if I can hear any activity.

My main concern was that the motors may generate interference or the F\C I';ve heard some funny noises generated my electronic gear :).

Thanks for your input mate, I would like to use this gear but more digging I think before I commit.
KK2, NAZA M/V2 ugrade, Spektrum DX 8, Hubsan X4
Immersion 25Mw vtx, GoPro 4, Black Pearl Display
Walkera 2 axis gimbal