HobbyKing.com New Products Flash Sale
Reply
Thread Tools
Old Jul 25, 2001, 10:25 PM
Registered User
U.S.A.
Joined Jun 2001
183 Posts
Hitec 3 channel AM receiver(27 MHZ) I have a??

Hi, I just pick up a hitec 3 channel AM receiver for an airplane.
I was told it was and can be used for a airplane but it`s on 27MHZ,I never had a airplane reveiver on 27MHZ,always on 72MHZ!
Hitec`s web. site list this for an airplane use.
Has anyone used this 27MHZ receiver in a airplane?? Is and will the range be the same as an 72MHZ??
Any problems using this on 27MHZ??
Thanks!
speedo is offline Find More Posts by speedo
Reply With Quote
Sign up now
to remove ads between posts
Old Jul 26, 2001, 12:02 AM
Registered User
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States
Joined Nov 2000
6,284 Posts
The 6 frequencies on the 27mhz band can be used for both surface and air vehicles. Most all the RTR radio controlled fuel powered cars and trucks as well as some electrics (Traxxas fot one)are all on that band as are all the Firebirds and Sunflies and others including Radio Shack toys. If it were me-I don't think I would use it in a plane.
BillM is offline Find More Posts by BillM
Reply With Quote
Old Jul 26, 2001, 04:39 AM
Old age is not for sissies
Azarr's Avatar
Dayton Intl, Ohio, United States
Joined Jan 2000
7,926 Posts
I have a Focus III on 27Mhz that I fly all the time. However, our flying site is away from the crowds and major highways in an agricultural area. I wouldn't use it in a highly populated area, or near a highway that might still have a lot of CB traffic.

Azarr
www.azarr.com

Azarr is offline Find More Posts by Azarr
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Category Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Wanted 27 Mhz 3 or 4 channel AM Receiver BobHH Aircraft - General - Radio Equipment (FS/W) 2 Jul 14, 2005 05:58 AM
WTB Hitec 3 channel AM receiver SteveO Aircraft - General - Radio Equipment (FS/W) 3 Mar 30, 2005 07:28 PM
FS: Hitec 3 Channel AM RX Ch. 18 sgil2001 Aircraft - Electric - Airplanes (FS/W) 4 Mar 05, 2003 08:35 PM
WTB HiTec 3 channel AM Transmitter Antigravity Aircraft - Electric - Airplanes (FS/W) 6 Sep 05, 2002 04:58 PM
WTB: Hitec 3 channel AM reciever or Hitec 555 reciever Ryan Nau Aircraft - Electric - Airplanes (FS/W) 0 Jan 07, 2002 01:37 PM