Originally Posted by michelh
I emailed Futaba about using 4 AA NiMH for power. They said it wouldn't be enough. It needed a 5 cell 6v battery (at a cost of around $46-57)!
I wonder how Spectrum DX6i does it?
HomeDepot sells a 36-pack AA battery for about $12.00
Did you ask for the minimum voltage required by the transmitter? I use 4 NiMH in my Dx6i. Fully charged shows 5.5V