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Old Dec 06, 2009, 06:54 PM
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Aurora Module - Pinouts and Compability

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Originally Posted by Mr.Pibb View Post
So...just to verify (or maybe I'm missing something)...a standard Futaba module fits in the Aurora 9 module port? Just different pin assignments?
Only modules designed for the Aurora will work in the Aurora = "Spectra Pro",
1. Pinouts in a different location to prevent insertion of non Spectra Pro Modules.
2. Voltage is very different and will not provide sufficient power to Futaba or the older Hitec modules.
3. The Aurora Pro PPM 72Mhz module frequency is controlled within the TX system, not the module.

refer pictures :
Hitec Spectra Pro - 2.4GHz Transmitter Module detailed
Aurora A9 & other Modules Why previous Hitec and other brand modules are not compatible. as listed:

Aurora A9 Undocumented Features - Mixes, Setups, Tips. (includes Spectra Pro and Optima RX features. {frequently updated}

23Nov10 added
Aurora A9 & Buddy/Slave - Easy Link Method to Same Plane Either Standard or Promo AFHSS 2.4Ghz modules can be swapped between Teacher/Student TX to avoid need for re-linking. (Aurora, Eclipse, Optic 6, Prism 7X and Futaba as listed)


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