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Mar 09, 2018, 09:49 PM
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2.4G 4CH Mini Frsky D8 Compatible Receiver With PWM Output ( PT1 )


2.4G 4CH Mini Frsky D8 Compatible Receiver from Banggood

Description:
Item Name: 2.4G mini receiver ( $7.99 USD )
Channel: 4CH
Weight: 2.2g
Resolution: 1024
PWM Output: Yes
Operating Voltage: 3.5-10V
Current: 50MA
Antenna Length: 100mm
Dimension: 11mm*24.5mm
Control Range: >500M+
Compatibility: Compatible with frsky X9D (D8 Mode), XJT (D8 Mode), DJT, DFT, DHT






I got myself the smallest Rx I could find that will accept plugs from normal servos ..
I was surprised at just how small it is .
The servo connector wires / posts (?) need to be soldered to the board .. ( They should be pre soldered ) But !
This Rx is so light , some one may wish to solder the servo wires directly to the board to save weight .
The last picture shows my soldering !

Next I will bind to my Taranis Q x7 ( hopefully ) and range test the Rx ( Part 2 )
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Mar 09, 2018, 11:01 PM
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It be stinky hot outside ...


36 deg C ... I am not going out there ( sorry )

I bound the Rx to my Taranis Q x7 = Easy .... And then made a range test box . ( Pictured )

Bind process ....

I went into the menu of the Q x7 and created a new model ..
Then set the transmitter to D8 ( 1-8 ) mode ...
Then set the Tx into bind mode :

With the Tx in the bind mode :

Rx .
I had connected a UBEC to Ch1 and a servo to Ch4 ..
Before applying power I press and hold the bind button and whilst holding the bind button apply power to the Rx .
The bind is almost instantaneous ...
I let go the bind button and disconnected power to the Rx ... ( Get the Tx out of bind mode )
Turning on the Rx again - it was bound to the Tx ...

Tomorrow should be much cooler than today ( 12 deg C cooler ) and I will then range test the Rx ...
Apr 23, 2018, 04:32 PM
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Looks great! I saw your review on Banggood! I want one of these for my Baby Baron, but I dont wanna have to wait for it to ship from China. How long did yours take? They also have some on Amazon, but probably not much better there.
Apr 23, 2018, 07:42 PM
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Usually takes a little over a week ..
If its out of stock ? Then maybe a lot longer .
Too many variables , but plan on a week .
May 14, 2018, 07:21 PM
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Do you have a range-test result yet? I have a couple of these, but have only flown in a tiny glider. Thanks!


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