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Old Jan 26, 2013, 04:11 PM
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Thanks FC!

Got a run in w/amps (hi), BL rpm, temp, two kinds of volts.

Swapped the EC3s out to APP my standard and crimped the Flight Pack voltage leads with the pack side of the Hi Amp sensor.

Now just got to get familiar w/display & logging.

PS: the BL rpm is by Eagle Tree.
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Old Jan 26, 2013, 04:21 PM
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hello

today i test the dx18qq with my models with ar9000 DSM2
many frame loss read on flight log for each antenna over 400...then f=999 but H=0

dx-18 is set in dsm2 mode

i test same model with my old mx.22 with 12ch spektrum tx module (mc24)
then all receiver fades give under 20 packet loss each antenna f=0 h=0

is normal on dx18????
Old Jan 26, 2013, 04:32 PM
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No, normally the DX18QQ would have very few if any fades.

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Old Jan 26, 2013, 04:56 PM
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dx18 test range 30 feet ok ..not over

mx22 test range over 70 feet

then ... i send the radio to assistance?
Old Jan 26, 2013, 05:29 PM
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If your DX18 test up to 30ft ok but not over then yes you should send it in since it should be 90ft.

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With the model restrained on the ground, stand 30 paces
(approx. 90 feet/28 meters) away from the model.
Old Jan 26, 2013, 06:29 PM
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dx18qq manual report 30 feet (28mt)...
today F=999 but HOLD=0 ... ???????
Old Jan 26, 2013, 06:42 PM
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A hold only occurs when you get 40+ frames lost in a single block.

If you had 39 frame losses in a row, you wouldn't have a hold, but you'd have F=39 and H=0. Do it again and you'd have F=78 and H=0. And so on.

30 ft ~= 9m, 30 yards ~= 30m.

If you're having that bad of a connection, I'd get it taken care of rather than wasting time on a forum! Box it up!

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Old Jan 26, 2013, 07:21 PM
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dx18qq manual report 30 feet (28mt)...
today F=999 but HOLD=0 ... ???????
Are you sure?

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Originally Posted by Spektrum DX18QQ MANUAL
Range Testing the DX18QQ
1. With the model restrained on the ground, stand 30 paces (approx. 90 feet/28
meters) away from the model
.
2. Face the model with the transmitter in your normal fl ying position and place
the transmitter into Range Test mode (see above) and push the trainer button,
reducing the power output.
3. Operate the controls. You should have total control of your model with the
transmitter in Range Test mode.
4. If control issues occur, contact the appropriate Horizon Product Support offi ce
for assistance.
5. If performing a range test while a telemetry module is active, the display will
show fl ight log data.
Old Jan 27, 2013, 01:48 AM
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If you're having that bad of a connection, I'd get it taken care of rather than wasting time on a forum! Box it up!

Andy
no time wast... info from other customer are important

same model with another trasmitter ... low fade value..
Old Jan 27, 2013, 02:40 AM
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dx18qq manual report 30 feet (28mt)...
today F=999 but HOLD=0 ... ???????
I believe if you look closer the manual states "30 paces".Avg pace is about 3 ft so that would be 30yards or approx 90ft.
Old Jan 27, 2013, 02:51 AM
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I believe if you look closer the manual states "30 paces".Avg pace is about 3 ft so that would be 30yards or approx 90ft.
a pace is two steps and averages 5 feet.
Old Jan 27, 2013, 03:53 AM
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There are threads for other brands. Please use the thread for your favorite brand.

Thanks.

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Old Jan 27, 2013, 07:25 AM
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I believe if you look closer the manual states "30 paces".Avg pace is about 3 ft so that would be 30yards or approx 90ft.
sorry for bad translation

30 steps= about 28mt


yes i'm sure.. f=999 h=0 many flight in this condition maybe wrong report from flight log after dx-18 binding???

with mc24 12ch modue f=0 h=0 a=under 10 b= under 20 L and R = Under 10
Old Jan 27, 2013, 07:37 AM
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Sorry but I have to ask, what receiver are you using?
Old Jan 27, 2013, 07:45 AM
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today i test the dx18qq with my models with ar9000 DSM2
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