View Poll Results: What the Passive Lost Model Alarm (LMA-P) inactivity timeout should be?
1 Minute 2 13.33%
3 Minutes 5 33.33%
4 Minutes 5 33.33%
More than 4 Minutes (please post a value in the blog comments bellow, thank you!) 3 20.00%
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Jan 08, 2012, 04:08 PM
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Passive Lost Model Alarm inactivity timeout?


Some users of the Passive Lost Model Alarm LMA-P have commented that the current inactivity timeout of 1 minute is too short and have suggested increasing this value to 3-4 minutes.

I would like to get a broader opinion of this timeout value. Your input is apprecated, this will help us serve you better! Thank you!

Please vote here.

Nik
Last edited by nik112233; Jan 08, 2012 at 04:17 PM.
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Mar 12, 2012, 09:41 PM
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I really would like a 4 minute timeout. I can't really think of an instance that I need the alarm sooner than that. The one minute timeout is really annoying. I bought 3 of them and I'm ready to pull them out. Just walking out to get the histart is more than enough to start the alarm - then the hands are full with the plane and I have to move the rudder... Same for start of F3J. I get the plane ready and then during the 5 minute prep time I have to keep hitting the controls several times. 4 Minutes would be great...

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May 11, 2012, 08:38 PM
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Are these alarms still sold?
Jun 20, 2012, 07:43 PM
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I would like 15-20 mins. It takes that long to catch my breath, think about what happened, and walk in the general direction of the crash. I don't want that thing beeping at me during my flight, I don't want it on a primary flight control, and I want it to work without a tx signal.


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