|Oct 31, 2011, 08:42 PM|
Joined Oct 2011
Program Futaba CAP 9 to independently control 3 motor escs?
I have an old CAP 9 transmitter with 50MHz PCM 9ch receiver that I've only ever used to fly a slow stick. Over kill right? I'm trying to build an underwater ROV and wondered if I could program the CAP9 to control three independently/ with mixing. Basically I have three bilge pump cartridges with 50mm boat propellers on them. Each has an ESC w/BEC attached. I'd like to connect all 3 ESCs to the 1 receiver. For stick control I am thinking that the left stick controls the down motor. ROV will be slightly positive and this motor will be used to go down. The Right stick will control 2 horizontal thrusters, left and right. Forward, both go forward at the same speed, left and right mixes the speeds to control turning.
Hopefully that makes sense. If I get this working with my old single direction ESCs, I'll try to find a couple of old DC boat ESCs with F/R.
Can anybody point me in the right direction to get me started?
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Sold Mcpx Flybarless 3-n-1 Control Unit,RX/ESCs/Gyros: mCP X [BLH3501]||wbrannies||Aircraft - Electric - Helis (FS/W)||4||Sep 28, 2011 05:42 PM|
|For Sale Hanger 9 Cap 232 1/3 Scale 3D ZDZ 80cc||WWIIPLANEBUFF||Aircraft - Fuel - Airplanes (FS/W)||16||Apr 06, 2011 08:28 AM|
|For Sale Hanger 9 Cap 1/3 Scale Full 3D ZDZ 80cc Twin||WWIIPLANEBUFF||Aircraft - Fuel - Airplanes (FS/W)||0||Apr 05, 2011 10:24 AM|
|Sold Futaba 9 Cap super airplane version for sale or trade for dx7||Tyler318||Aircraft - General - Radio Equipment (FS/W)||3||Mar 28, 2011 10:20 PM|
|Discussion Mixing ESCs for 3 motor control...||Jim Duda||Dock Talk||8||Jul 01, 2006 10:01 PM|