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Old Sep 22, 2011, 06:58 PM
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so whats up with the 12mw, are you saying this radio is too powerful for the average John Doe?
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Old Sep 23, 2011, 03:53 AM
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Nope, viceversa, average Joe fly today with 60-100mW
Old Sep 23, 2011, 11:51 AM
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Xtreme Power Systems
Most chinese 2.4GHz toys are 10mw.
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Old Sep 23, 2011, 11:52 AM
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We are talking here about the serious one
Old Sep 25, 2011, 02:32 PM
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Does anyone have a drawing on just how to connect the Electric Air Module?
I'm going to use 1 or 2 lipo's at the same time.

Can use the separate black cables for each battery? Or do the two black cables always need to be soldered together?

Drawing to illustrate what I mean:

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Old Sep 26, 2011, 01:27 PM
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Tried to update my MX16 now, and half way it locked up, and display on software said reading failure, had no other optipn than to unplug it from usb, displayed locket at update screen on rx, had to remove battery to power it of, turned it on again and now it says "miss match product number" and impossible to get anyway, also now i have to remove battery to power off.
Bricked?
Garbage can next? And then back to Futaba, or what???
Old Sep 26, 2011, 02:07 PM
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Tried to update my MX16 now, and half way it locked up, and display on software said reading failure, had no other optipn than to unplug it from usb, displayed locket at update screen on rx, had to remove battery to power it of, turned it on again and now it says "miss match product number" and impossible to get anyway, also now i have to remove battery to power off.
Bricked?
Garbage can next? And then back to Futaba, or what???
Sorry to here. Did you restart your pc before you update?
It is advise to always restart pc and have no other programs running before an update

I update mx20 on mac via vmware fusion. With out a prob.
Yep it seems you will have to send it back to graupner. Or try speaking to graupner tech as there maybe a way to get the radio in some sort of service mode where by it could be reflash
Old Sep 26, 2011, 02:19 PM
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Yes, i booted it directly up in bootcamp on my macbook pro..
damn it, just a bought a new slope racer for 2500$ arriving tomorrow for an event 700km away in three days, hotel booked and everything.
So much for updating services...
Old Sep 26, 2011, 02:34 PM
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Try holding down different buttons wile powering up. You may get lucky
Old Sep 26, 2011, 02:41 PM
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LOL, i actually thought about it, cant be worse than it is now
Old Sep 26, 2011, 03:40 PM
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LOL, i actually thought about it, cant be worse than it is now
Oh yes it can!

In a German forum a user reported that being 5 minutes in flight his HoTT TX lost all it's connection to the RX and the model crashed after going to fail safe.
Even on the ground the TX did not reestablish any connection with several Graupner RX's. But all RX's worked with another HoTT TX.

Conclusion : The TX all of a sudden had a failure during the flight and the pilot lost control.
Can you imagine if this will occur more frequently how people on the field can be hurt?
Even the Graupner service up to now doesn't have any explanation what happened.
http://www.rc-network.de/forum/showt...isches/page171

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Old Sep 26, 2011, 03:42 PM
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That was a bug, which has been fixed AFAIK in the meantime.

Who needs a big display when you can have voice output?

Jürgen
Deaf people !

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Old Sep 26, 2011, 07:09 PM
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Oh yes it can!

In a German forum a user reported that being 5 minutes in flight his HoTT TX lost all it's connection to the RX and the model crashed after going to fail safe.
Even on the ground the TX did not reestablish any connection with several Graupner RX's. But all RX's worked with another HoTT TX.

Conclusion : The TX all of a sudden had a failure during the flight and the pilot lost control.
Can you imagine if this will occur more frequently how people on the field can be hurt?
Even the Graupner service up to now doesn't have any explanation what happened.
http://www.rc-network.de/forum/showt...isches/page171

Juergen
Thats comforting :-o
Old Sep 27, 2011, 04:01 AM
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Voice messages in English


Hi!
I got the MX-16(2011). and I'm trying to change the voice messages to english. But I can't locate the file "voice_gb.vdf" that I'm suppose to copy to the SD-card.
Could anyone please tell me where to download the file. I can't find it on Graupners web page.

Thanks
Michael
Old Sep 27, 2011, 04:19 AM
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Hi!
I got the MX-16(2011). and I'm trying to change the voice messages to english. But I can't locate the file "voice_gb.vdf" that I'm suppose to copy to the SD-card.
Could anyone please tell me where to download the file. I can't find it on Graupners web page.

Thanks
Michael
Hi, it's in the HoTT Software.zip which is at the mx-16 page under the Download tab.

Cheers, Ralf


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