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Old Jun 14, 2012, 11:34 PM
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What is the wattage of a DX5e?

What is the wattage of a DX5e? I really am curious to know!
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Old Jun 15, 2012, 02:18 AM
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Shouldn't be 4.8-6V?
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Old Jun 15, 2012, 03:18 AM
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What is the wattage of a DX5e? I really am curious to know!
Its a bit more complicated than simple output wattage but in general
200mw Max for US mode and 100mw Max in EU and France mode.
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Old Jun 15, 2012, 06:39 AM
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Should also be the same as the DX6i, DX7s,DX8, DX10t & DX18 being a full range radio.
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Old Jun 15, 2012, 09:03 AM
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Output or operating current?
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Old Jun 15, 2012, 10:28 AM
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What is the wattage of a DX5e? I really am curious to know!
If you mean, what is the power drain on the battery, it is a simple measurement. Just multiply the current times the battery voltage which you can measure with an ammeter and a voltmeter. If you mean, what is the RF power out of the antenna, then it is more difficult to measure but is certainly equal to or less than that allowed by law. Much more wattage is used by the electronics in coding the stick positions than is used in the RF section.
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Old Jun 16, 2012, 10:14 AM
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if you mean, what is the power drain on the battery, it is a simple measurement. Just multiply the current times the battery voltage which you can measure with an ammeter and a voltmeter. If you mean, what is the rf power out of the antenna, then it is more difficult to measure but is certainly equal to or less than that allowed by law. Much more wattage is used by the electronics in coding the stick positions than is used in the rf section.
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