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Old Jan 31, 2013, 02:53 AM
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Originally Posted by Soma View Post
OK... I received a definative answer from Hobbywing.
The Atmel 'Skywalkers' ARE FAKES.

I still don't know what they are exactly?
But apparently they can be successfully flashed with SimonK tgy.hex
I was thinking about flashing my Skywalker 20A ESC as well, and thought they were powered by a Silab chip as well. Imagine my surprise when I cut away the shrink tubing and saw an Atmel chip!

@ Soma: I saw your original post linked from another location, but it seems that these fake "Skywalker" ESCs can be flashed with the standard tgy.hex file...

Have you tried flashing it? I don't see any pads, and am apprehensive with having to attach wires/microclips directly to the Atmel chip.
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