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Nov 06, 2004, 08:07 PM
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Weird problem with my Voyager E

Does anyone know what happened to my Voyager? I was trying to program a new heli on my TX, and may have accidentally erased my Voyager settings. Today, when I tried to Fly my V, everything worked properly - the swashplate was oriented correctly, moved up with the throttle, the orientation was correct, but when I used the elevator or aileron, the swashplate moved in the opposite direction. When I reversed the direction, the swash moved correctly except when I moved the thorttle/pitch stick up - then, the swash moved up when it was supposed to move down, and vice versa. Am i missing something obvious?
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Nov 06, 2004, 08:23 PM
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You need to change your pitch percent to -60% instead of 60%
Nov 07, 2004, 09:40 AM
Thermals the path to elevation
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If this is an Eclipse 7, then the settings helisfreak mentioned is in the "Swash" menu.
Nov 07, 2004, 10:39 AM
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hey , theres 2 ways to reverse servos in 120 CCPM . the voyager manual tell how to set this up in swash setting , like ail -60 elev. +60 aux1 + 60 you should see something like that in the manual
Nov 07, 2004, 12:43 PM
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The swash travel adjust setting did the trick... not sure how the settings got screwed up, but I finally found the combination of simple servo reversing and negative travel adjustments to get where I needed to be.

Thanks so much to everyone for your help on this! I was so perplexed I was worried I'd have to send the radio back in to horizon for repairs. It's an old XS388 but I'm glad I won't have to buy a new one.

Nov 07, 2004, 04:35 PM
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hey , I had a 388 2years ago , and man what a hard radio to figure out , still have the manual for it if you go with a 10X , its 10 times user friendly , great radio , finger touch screen , just plan easy


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