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Feb 22, 2012, 06:08 PM
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How do you set up DR/expo on realflight 6?

I know how to get to the radio software section, but the options are confusing? I want to set up custom dual rates and expos. I dont know what they mean by values 1 & 2 and all the other mumbojumbo????
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Feb 22, 2012, 07:45 PM
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The "mumbo jumbo" you refer to wouldn't really apply to expo. It's always there.

Low rates are active when you fip the low rate switch.

Change your percentages on this screen instead.
Feb 22, 2012, 08:04 PM
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What does the trim %, low rate %, and current value % options do?
Feb 22, 2012, 08:27 PM
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Trim is trim. It adjusts your control surfaces for straight and level flight. I adjust using the trim switches on the radio instead.

low rate % is the percentage of high rate that that low rate is limited to. If high rate elvator, for example, is set to 40 degrees, and you want 20 degree max deflection on low rates, set the % to 50.

Current value is the output value of the channel, based on current switch and stick position.

Play around with it, you'll figure it out.
Feb 22, 2012, 09:36 PM
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Got it, thanks. Its all makin better sense now. On the next option in, it says low rates when and expo rates when, that was the mumbojumbo i spoke of. Do you know what thats all about?
Feb 22, 2012, 09:44 PM
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That has to do with switch positions. Low rates activate when a switch is flipped. That has to be programmed. Expo is always on, right?
Feb 22, 2012, 10:52 PM
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Yeah its on both rates, dependent on the %s. 0% and its off, of course. Does RF6 have any mixing options?
Feb 23, 2012, 06:20 AM
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Yes it does. It's actually pretty sophisticated. You can program the flaps to work with the elevator, if a switch is in a certain position, for example. It works much like a real radio.

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