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Old Aug 04, 2012, 06:07 AM
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Thanks a lot. Only $2.49 for first class parcel. I know will arrive in 3 or 4 days.
Dax Aloft hobby is awesome company. Good prices and first class is fairly cheap. I have their 8ch receiver for my Futaba 8fg on my helicopter. Very nice just apply tape or ca to the box. Other then that. Frsky is the best Fasst compatible company. I'm happy with Frsky product.
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Old Aug 06, 2012, 06:31 PM
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Is your radio in there with the stand on the back?
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Old Aug 06, 2012, 07:13 PM
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Is your radio in there with the stand on the back?
Yes !!!

http://helidirect.com/advanced_searc...+stand&x=0&y=0

I like this stand because is not hold with screw. Just some rubber band similar to the one in prop saver. Also a good fit on the 7c that can not use regular stand
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Old Aug 06, 2012, 07:22 PM
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Yes !!!

http://helidirect.com/advanced_searc...+stand&x=0&y=0

I like this stand because is not hold with screw. Just some rubber band similar to the one in prop saver. Also a good fit on the 7c that can not use regular stand
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Thanks. I just orderend the Futaba case and I fly with a transmitter tray like this one. I made mine but I did order their gel filled neck strap which is great; comfortable, unobstructed view of the radio display and perfect balance. Mine does not extend beyond the transmitter handle so I am hopefully okay.
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Old Aug 07, 2012, 08:42 PM
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Hey guys post your opinion here. FUTABA vs SPEKTRUM so we can share our experience

http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1707475
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Old Aug 07, 2012, 09:01 PM
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Hey guys post your opinion here. FUTABA vs SPEKTRUM so we can share our experience

http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1707475
Thanks and done
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Does anyone have experience with using a trainer cord going from futaba to either JR or futaba Trainer radio? is it possible to use Futaba - JR?
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Old Aug 08, 2012, 08:09 AM
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Does anyone have experience with using a trainer cord going from futaba to either JR or futaba Trainer radio? is it possible to use Futaba - JR?
Horizon sells a Trainer Cord that has JR/Spektrum connectors on one end and JR/Spektrum/Futaba connectors on the other.

We have used them, occasionally, to use JR/Spektrum masters with Futaba slaves.

http://www.hangar-9.com/Products/Def...?ProdId=HAN173
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i am looking to use Futaba master with JR or futaba slave
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Old Aug 08, 2012, 08:28 AM
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i am looking to use Futaba master with JR or futaba slave
I'm not sure you will have a lot of luck with a JR slave on a Futaba master (but I have been wrong in the past). However, what you can do with a small investment is to acquire a dedicated "buddy box" using these two pieces:

Trainer Cord: http://www.ebay.com/itm/NEW-Futaba-T...#ht_873wt_1762

Buddy Box: http://www.ebay.com/itm/Brand-new-Fu...#ht_500wt_1156

I have used this for a long time with great success. Search back through the thread, I have posted several times on the nuances of this setup.

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Has anyone tried using one of these balancers on their 8FG? I was curious how you like it and does it help keep it level on your stomach. I go back and forth with a tray to the neckstrap. I love how secure you transmitter is with a tray and how you have an unobscured view of your display but it's a little harder to tak on and off between flights.

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Old Aug 09, 2012, 06:40 AM
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I have one very similair to those. It obstructs the view of the display but it let's me hang it level on my stomach.
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