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Sep 20, 2001, 11:31 PM
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Old radio question

Ok here it goes....Ive got an old 4 ch. AM futaba conquest. I would like to use a mini Hitec 555 reciver for it, but I can only find a Hitec fm reciver. I need a cystal at 72.590. Can this be done? If I can spend 70 bucks on a reciver I save a ton of money...any advise?
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Sep 21, 2001, 02:35 PM
Dave Segal
For your $70 you can buy a brand new Futaba R114 4-channel AM receiver. Weight is 0.95 oz.

Dave Segal
Sep 21, 2001, 02:52 PM
aka: A.Roger Wilfong
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The 555 is an FM receiver - it won't work with your transmitter. Unfortunately, there are few after market AM Rx's these days. The Futaba R114 listed above is your best bet.

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