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Old Nov 02, 2012, 01:44 PM
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Originally Posted by jasmine2501 View Post
Yes definitely, a lot of us had issues when we switched. For the most part, I just swapped out my RX with the Spek one and didn't really think about what I was doing. I had brown-outs, I had loss of signal problems, and over time I learned how to use the system properly
I'm curious as to what you've learned, specifically. I've been using Spektrum for a while..first as a module in my Futaba, and now a Dx8. I've only experienced one brown out in that time. It occurred when the plane was almost directly overhead. Luckily I got control back and landed safely. Never was able to pin point the problem.

Although I generally like the Spektrum, I've always had the feeling that the quality control just was not up to par with the likes of Futaba and the other. My Spektrum transmitter module died after only about a year of use (luckily not while I was flying a plane!). I got it replaced, but I was always a bit nervous about using it.
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