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Jun 11, 2012, 01:13 PM
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Originally Posted by Irg
are you using fixed endpoints?
Not exactly sure what you mean by "fixed" endpoints

I have set the end points on channel 1,2 4 & 5 to like 130 i think, I didn't touch or do anything with throttle channel 3
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Jun 11, 2012, 01:13 PM
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7C doesn't have a proper throttle curve, but you can put expo on the throttle.
Jun 11, 2012, 01:14 PM
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sorry, I mean with the esc. basically shows the esc where 0 and full throttle is located. might smooth things out for you. it's an esc setting, not in the tx.
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Jun 11, 2012, 01:17 PM
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Originally Posted by teookie
7C doesn't have a proper throttle curve, but you can put expo on the throttle.
O Boy great I can see a 8fg in my near future
Jun 11, 2012, 01:26 PM
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Originally Posted by Irg
sorry, I mean with the esc. basically shows the esc where 0 and full throttle is located. might smooth things out for you. it's an esc setting, not in the tx.
Not sure what the esc setting are set at. Is that one of the settings in the program mode when you plug it in with the thorttle on full and it starts it beeping (programing) sequence? If it is I will have to go to castles website and look for a copy of the manual for the Ice 100
Jun 11, 2012, 01:30 PM
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check this out
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Jun 11, 2012, 01:38 PM
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Ok very cool, maybe this will help, I will check it out

Thanks Again
Jun 11, 2012, 01:40 PM
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Originally Posted by Irg
sorry, I mean with the esc. basically shows the esc where 0 and full throttle is located. might smooth things out for you. it's an esc setting, not in the tx.
I guess it does involve the tx as well...before anyone jumps on me.

let us know how it works out.
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Jun 11, 2012, 08:24 PM
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Too many holes in the firewall???? Has anyone ever had perforated toilet paper EVER tear on the perforations?????
Jun 11, 2012, 09:01 PM
Perfect 3pt inverted landing!
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O Boy great I can see a 8fg in my near future
This is actually the precise reason I went from 7C to 8FG.
Jun 11, 2012, 09:35 PM
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Ok been reading the castle Manuel and the factory setting is the Auto calibrating throttle and then goes on to say that with that setting EVERY TIME you power up the plane you have to run the throttle up to full for 4 seconds and then back to the off position and thats what sets the end points...

I am new to all of this and really thought you only had to do that the first time only to set it up.. I guess I'm luckey nothing bad happened, it felt great to me only not much throttle response from half to full so maybe that's why?

I will try it the right way and see if I can feel a difference..
Jun 11, 2012, 09:36 PM
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Originally Posted by teookie
7C doesn't have a proper throttle curve, but you can put expo on the throttle.
What does expo do for throttle, like how would it make it feel
Jun 11, 2012, 09:45 PM
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Originally Posted by bradhoke08
Ok been reading the castle Manuel and the factory setting is the Auto calibrating throttle and then goes on to say that with that setting EVERY TIME you power up the plane you have to run the throttle up to full for 4 seconds and then back to the off position and thats what sets the end points...

I am new to all of this and really thought you only had to do that the first time only to set it up.. I guess I'm luckey nothing bad happened, it felt great to me only not much throttle response from half to full so maybe that's why?

I will try it the right way and see if I can feel a difference..
If you have the castle link you need to setup fixed endpoints in the ESC.

The procedure is outlined in the castle link help and is pretty straightforward.

Then you don't have to mess with it again
Jun 11, 2012, 09:50 PM
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Originally Posted by cmala
If you have the castle link you need to setup fixed endpoints in the ESC.

The procedure is outlined in the castle link help and is pretty straightforward.

Then you don't have to mess with it again
Ya that's what Irg was telling me about, I don't have the link thing but I will have to get it I guess..
Thanks Cmala
Jun 11, 2012, 09:54 PM
customstandoffs
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yeah, get it. I use it every time I install a new castle controller.

If you need any help setting fixed endpoints let me know


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