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Old Mar 06, 2011, 08:22 AM
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Your fine with the attenuator or you could turn it down to EU setting and not use the attenuator. The DX6i puts out about 85-90mw (19.2dbm) and most booster will handle up to 100mw input (20.0dbm) so depending on the booster you may not need to do anything.
Thanks for the info crash9 and Crist!

Took some pics of the final mods, could remove the stock antenna but it really isn't in the way. Also, used the recharge opening to output the pigtail to avoid any drilling as I do not have rechargeable batteries for the Dx6i....



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Old Mar 18, 2011, 05:36 PM
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My DX6i has a C-France power setting. Does anyone else have it? I put up a thread on it and someone said it has a power output of 10mw. Can anyone confirm this. If that was the case I wouldn't have to worry at all.

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Old Mar 18, 2011, 06:30 PM
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Hi Christ, itd be cool to see your plane. Can you post it on the reserved space on page 1?
Old Apr 01, 2011, 03:36 AM
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I have bought my booster, 6v bec and attentuator and im setting up. I am soldering the power supply to my bec. Which is positive / negative? Both wires are black?
Old Apr 01, 2011, 05:10 AM
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Sorry for the off topic question: Does anyone of you guys know how this booster mod on a turnigy 9x?
Sorry for the question again but there at the turnigy thread no one wants to answer me.
Old Apr 01, 2011, 07:49 AM
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I have bought my booster, 6v bec and attentuator and im setting up. I am soldering the power supply to my bec. Which is positive / negative? Both wires are black?
Use a voltmeter to be sure. I don't remember which is which.
Old Apr 01, 2011, 07:58 AM
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maybe i'll have to invest in one ... anyone else?
Old Apr 01, 2011, 11:38 AM
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Sorry for the off topic question: Does anyone of you guys know how this booster mod on a turnigy 9x?
Sorry for the question again but there at the turnigy thread no one wants to answer me.
Because nobody who knows this stuff will be buying a Turnigy radio. You can do it, but you would need to figure it out yourself. This thread is about the DX7. In order to make it easier for folks to find information and to keep things organized, it would be best to create a new spot for that particular radio. It is popular enough that people will be looking for it probably.
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Old Apr 01, 2011, 12:08 PM
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that's putting words in his mouth.

msev, I think the concept is the same. It'd be cool to get help from posters here in this thread too.

i say go for it. testing with my 9x and the 1280mhz vtx I get very poor range maybe 1000' in good conditions.
Old Apr 01, 2011, 03:32 PM
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Captaingeek do you use a filter on your video transmitter to kill the first harmonic frequency like the OMM's filter?
Old Apr 01, 2011, 03:48 PM
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No I don't have one of those yet, I'll have to pick one up.
Old Apr 01, 2011, 03:50 PM
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Do you have a link for one?
Old Apr 01, 2011, 04:32 PM
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Here ya go: http://aglhobbiesllc.com/shop/viewit...0&productid=36

I think using this should increase the range quite a bit.
Old Apr 01, 2011, 10:41 PM
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jasmine2501 has a good point on staying on topic. Please keep this thread on topic using a DX7 and a booster.
Thank you.
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Old Apr 30, 2011, 11:59 PM
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Will this work for powering my dx6i and booster? I'm hoping i can use the power switch on my dx6i to turn the dx6i and booster on. I would solder onto the feeds for the standard dx6i battery setup with positive to the positive end of the ubec, and negative to the positive end of the booster.


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