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Old Apr 04, 2012, 06:26 AM
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You can get the hobbywing sensor from helidirect for a whopping $2.99!
It is currently out of stock.

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Old Apr 04, 2012, 06:45 AM
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None as far as I know.
Magnet on the motor works using Nitro type hall effect sensor (magnet on the maingear I do not recommend it does not give good enough performance)
I've read that you purchased a number of Hobbywing phase sensors direct from Hobbywing.

How well are these sensors performing with the latest Castle firmware releases?

How do they compare to the Castle prototype sensor you have been testing?
Old Apr 17, 2012, 12:23 AM
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Any news...

Edit: nevermind, fwiw I'm done waiting and am moving on...
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Old Apr 20, 2012, 08:31 PM
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any word?

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Old Apr 25, 2012, 07:39 PM
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Hobbywing sensors are in stock at Helidirect. I just picked up 4 of them. Seems like with 4.01 Vbar gov works really well minus a smooth spool up. So may as well set it up now.
Old Apr 26, 2012, 02:45 AM
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Hobbywing sensors are in stock at Helidirect. I just picked up 4 of them.
Not anymore.... Does adding it to wish list mean I'm getting one for Christmas?
I'll probably have to wait for the CC sensor. Hope it's worth the time.
Old Apr 26, 2012, 06:07 AM
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What's the schedule for the CC Sensor?
Old Apr 26, 2012, 07:07 AM
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what's the schedule for the cc sensor?
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Old Apr 27, 2012, 01:31 PM
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Per MrMel he's happy with the soft start solution. And now many of us have 4.xx compatible sensors from HobbyWing. Any ETA on when the next release will come out so we can start the soft start party?
Old Apr 27, 2012, 02:46 PM
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I expect that CC will not release the next firmware until they have their CC Phase Sensors on the market. It’s been a few months so I would expect to see them soon.
Old Apr 29, 2012, 11:47 PM
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I expect that CC will not release the next firmware until they have their CC Phase Sensors on the market. Itís been a few months so I would expect to see them soon.
I've been following MrMel all over the web on all sorts of forums and from what I read he was told they want to squeeze in another minor update into the next release. I sure hope they are not waiting for release their sensor because that could take another 2-3 month and those of us with hobbywing sensors would not mind using what we have already.
Old Apr 30, 2012, 05:53 AM
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I've been following MrMel all over the web on all sorts of forums and from what I read he was told they want to squeeze in another minor update into the next release. I sure hope they are not waiting for release their sensor because that could take another 2-3 month and those of us with hobbywing sensors would not mind using what we have already.
Thatís not good news. The last major update took over a year.

Old May 05, 2012, 11:38 AM
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Well 4.01 still caused cutouts for me so back to 3.27 I went again. I am through waiting, I will be swapping out my CC from my Logo and going with the Hawk 120A like I have on my Goblin.

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Happy 100 days on this thread.
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Old May 10, 2012, 11:34 AM
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Piss. Got excited for nothing...

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