Welcome To GiantScaleNews.com

GSN is the BEST in an RC online community. Less corporate BS and more down home fun. Better conversations with REAL RC'ers. Don't settle for the biggest when you can have the best!
  1. If you are new to GiantScaleNews.com, please register, introduce yourself, and make yourself at home.

    We're 1st in Giant Scale RC because we've got the best membership on the internet! Take a look around and don't forget to register to get all of the benefits of GSN membership!

    Welcome!

Jeti CentralBox 200

Discussion in 'Soaring General Discussions' started by Wil Byers, May 25, 2015.

   
  1. I've been working on my 6.8-meter (268-in.) 1/3-scale Antares that I want to use for GPS racing. I'm controlling the servos and gear with a Jeti CentralBox 200. I like this system because it is very easy to program via either my Jeti DC-16 transmitter or the JetiBox profi. It also allows for redundant battery inputs, has 15 servo outputs that are isolated from each other in the event of a stalled or shorted servo, works with the Jeti magnetic switch, has dual redundant receivers (I'm using the R3 types), and provides for telemetry. It can deliver 10 amps on both buses, with 90-amp peaks. You'll want to know that I'm powering this system with two 4000-mAh NiMH packs that I had custom built for me at Batteries Plus. I soldered on the big leads myself — no shortage of current there!

    I'll be publishing the complete how-to article in the June issue of RC Sport Flyer magazine: www-rc-sf.com. I'll also be sharing the PDF version of the article here on GiantScaleNews.com.

    Have a look at the photos.
     

    Attached Files:

    Last edited: May 26, 2015
    SleepyC likes this.
  2. I may be testing the Antares at the 2015 Scale Fun Fly at Eagle or Kiona Buttes. The event will be hosted May 29, 30, 31. Here are the coordinates to the site:
    16803-17199 Grandview Ln
    Kennewick, WA 99338
    46.187062, -119.326038
     
  3. bigblueswope

    bigblueswope 100cc

    936
    721
    113
    Wow, just WOW!


    BJ Swope
     
Loading...

Share This Page