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Mar 06, 2018, 10:03 PM
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buddy box to help grandkids learn to fly optic 6 72 mhz


what can i use? wanting to teach grand kids to fly. I use old school hitec optic 6 72 mhz radio. I plan on using a slow stick and radian. Thanks for any help.
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Mar 06, 2018, 10:11 PM
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I would look for a used Hitec 4- or 6-channel (or even an Eclipse 7 as they sell for $30-$40 here) and the Hitec buddy cord.

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Mar 06, 2018, 10:19 PM
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I would look for a used Hitec 4- or 6-channel (or even an Eclipse 7 as they sell for $30-$40 here) and the Hitec buddy cord.

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Thanks will post in for sale want section..

oh if anyone has one laying around let me know.
Mar 06, 2018, 10:32 PM
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FYI - this is the Hitec trainer cord:

https://www.towerhobbies.com/cgi-bin...?&I=LXN740&P=0
Mar 06, 2018, 10:35 PM
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And here's a good Hitec buddy box candidate:

ebay.com/itm/112848189430

You can remove the crystal and antenna to save on power and weight.
Mar 06, 2018, 10:38 PM
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And here's a good Hitec buddy box candidate:

ebay.com/itm/112848189430

You can remove the crystal and antenna to save on power and weight.
Thanks so much.
trainer cord is on back order will check out other places..


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