switch guard for tx
switch guard to prevent accidental activation?
with so many switches all over the transmitters, it's easy to flip 1 inadvertently.
i was wondering if there is a way to install a guard to prevent this. or design the tx's in such a way that we can add them at will.
for instance, on full size airplanes that have an ejection seat, the switch that activates the ejection has a cover that has to be lifted, to avoid going away unexpectedly.
or perhaps an enterprising fellow can come out with an add-on that does not cost an arm and a leg?
i hope manufacturers see this and think about it.
and that they not only bring the expensive versions with them: all should have it.
it's safety-just safety.
i got a suggestion to google on ebay and found this: http://www.ebay.com/itm/FLIP-UP-COVE...-/250800634875
and this: http://www.summitracing.com/parts/PCO-5568PT/
i already ordered some of the 1st. just got them.they measure 5/8x1-5/8". too big!
they are great, but too large for our tx's. we need something-if it exists-no larger than 3/8x1". will try to get others and see.
Last edited by phil alvirez; Jun 12, 2012 at 07:33 PM.
|Category||Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Discussion||How do I modify the trainer switch for Head tracking on Futaba TX?||Kahnx||FPV Talk||6||Aug 03, 2012 01:59 AM|
|Discussion||switch guard to prevent accidental activation?||phil alvirez||Radios||20||Jun 17, 2012 09:50 AM|
|Found||retention nut for tx switches||mlwartman||Aircraft - General - Radio Equipment (FS/W)||2||May 10, 2012 07:54 AM|
|Discussion||using a 6 channel Tx (Dx6i) for a 3 Channel trainer / switching rudder stick||hermanmango||Electric Plane Talk||4||Feb 07, 2012 12:59 PM|
|Help!||Looking for tiny push button switch for my Tx trim||gtfreeflyer||DIY Electronics||16||Nov 26, 2009 01:35 PM|