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Old Apr 11, 2011, 04:31 PM
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Hitec Eclipse 7 Pro

Originally Posted by grumman5277 View Post
I just contacted them about a replacement battery cover for my old Eclipse7.
Looks like the same case Oh well still looking depending on pricing will have to decide between the Eclipse pro or Aurora.
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Toy Fair - Hitec Booth: New Eclipse 7 Pro TX
"The Eclipse 7 Pro 2.4GHz utilise Hitecís new telemetry system and should please Arco, Glider and Heli pilots alike.
Using a one-way AFHSS system the 16-model memory radio offers many telemetry functions
such as sensor monitoring and on-board receiver low-battery warnings.
The Eclipse 7 Pro sports quad ball bearings for the sticks, 7-character model names, range check mode
and of course all of the software goodies 2011 spec transmitters have like engine hold, five programmable
mixes, conditional mixes, flight timers, alarm sets and many more.
The radio comes with Hitecís Optima 7 AFHSS 7-channel receiver that offers of course telemetry capabilities,
Hitecís own Boosted Omni-Directional Antenna and supplementary power connection. Release date not yet advised. Alan T.
ETA Jan 2012:
The Eclipse 7 PRO 2.4GHz has a high intensity white backlit LCD Screen, ergonomically positioned,
back panel slider, ultra-smooth quad-ball bearing gimbals, intuitive control switches, built-in telemetry
and a one-way AFHSS 2.4GHz system.
It offers specific programming for fixed wing, glow, gas or electric planes, helicopters and sailplanes.
With 16-model maximum storage and an array of telemetric functions including sensor monitoring
and on-board receiver low battery warning.

- 3Models Types(ACRO/GLID/HELI) Programming.
- 16 Model Memory.
- Highly Sensitive & Ball-Bearing Gimbals.
- Easy to Read LCD with white Backlight.
- Back-Mounted Slider for easy access.
- Auto-Assign control switch.
- Sensor monitoring and RX low battery warning.
- Three conditional Mixes per model memory.
- Range check mode.
- Stick mode change.
- Digital Trims / Sub Trims.
- 7 Character model naming.
- Model Copy
- Low TX battery warning.
- Two types flight timer and alarm.
- End point adjustments for all channels.
- Five programmable mixes.
- All channel servo reversing
- Dual rates on channel 1,2 and 4 / Exponential Rates on channel 1,2 and 4.
- Data reset to defaults.
- Throttle cut switch
- Engine Hold
- Trainer.

- Sensor Data Output and System Upgrade Connector Port
A 3 pin servo plug connector port is featured on back side of Eclipse 7 Pro .
Using the HPP-22 PC interface accessory this port serves to facilitate upgrading
the devices software and downloading information from Optima 7,9 receiver if using
optional onboard sensor station..(
( No need to send an Eclipse 7 Pro back to distributor or buy a new TX,
just download and install firmware updates via HPP-22 when available online)

Recently added to: Team Hitec pages - Facebook

$269.99 (RRP) further detail as attached.

Battery: Includes 6 cell NiMH cylinder pack as in the Optic Sport
2S Lipo may be used but refer to:
Hitec Aurora, Eclipse, Flash, Optic & Prism series TX - Lipo and Field / Fast Charging
(Highly recommended to insert the pictured polarity sticker)

01 March 2012:
. Servocity - More photos and details.
NB: The US$179.99 exludes transmitter battery pack.
(some buyers will want to use an existing 2S Lipo rather than pay extra for NiMH etc)
Verify package contents of all adverts, as packages are not the same in all countries and will
better explain price differences between various retailers and online sellers.
. Eclipse 7 Pro - Manual pdf.

. Eclipse 7 Pro Addendum (Corrections to Manual) .jpg attached below.
includes corrrections to
... Mode change 1<>2<>3 <> 4 additional to manual page 13.
... Receiver LBW adds to page 11.
... Helicopter Flight Trimming Chart.
... Table of Contents.
... V-Tail, PMix switches, REV- Servo Reversing, refine D/R items 7 & 8 page 33 and more

. Eclipse 7 Pro - Telemetry Display - Youtube Video

. Hitec Eclipse 7 & Eclipse 7 Pro
- All Manuals, Addenda, Quick Setup, CCPM and Additional Programming FAQ

Alan T.
Alan's Hobby, Model & RC FAQ Web Links

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