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Post your servo, receiver, and battery setups

Discussion in 'RC Radio Systems' started by Xpress, Aug 5, 2015.

  1. Islandflyer

    Islandflyer GSN Sponsor Tier 1

    All recent planes:
    - Futaba Tx 18 MZ
    - Futaba 14ch Rx
    - Fromeco LiIon 5200mAh (x2 for RX)
    - Fromeco LiIon 2600 Iggnition
    - Jeti mgnetic Rx switch
    - Smartfly Competition 12 power distribution with Optical Kill (regulated opti kill Rx)
    - MKS HBL 380 servos on all control surfaces
    - MK 1250 on throttle
  2. Dirt Doctor

    Dirt Doctor 50cc

    Futaba 18MZ
    2 Futaba R7008SB Rx
    1 Fromeco Li-ion 5200 mAh for left side, 1 Fromeco Li-ion 7800 mAh for right side
    2 Fromeco badger switches
    NO REGULATORS as all servos are Futaba BLS 172 SV
    No power distribution of any brand
    Aero-Tech IBEC for ignition using the Gear channel as cutoff switch
    Last edited: Aug 7, 2015
  3. Dan767

    Dan767 70cc twin V2

    Futaba 18mz
    2 Futaba R7008SB RX
    2 Fromeco 52oo mAh one for each Rx
    1 Fromeco 2600 mAh for ignition
    10 BLS 175 Aileron and Elevator
    2 BLS 172 Rudder
    1 Fromeco Wolverine
    1 Fromeco Badger
    Smart Fly optical kill
    Last edited: Aug 6, 2015
  4. Robotech

    Robotech 70cc twin V2

    Futaba 10C (I know it's outdated but I love it)

    2 X Futaba 6014HS
    Wolverine Switch - 2 Deans in / 4 JR out
    Taildragger 2500MaH A123 for RX
    Wrongway 2300MaH A123 for Ignition
    Futaba 9157 X 2 - Elevator halves
    Futaba 9157 X 2 - Rudder - push/pull
    Savox 1270TG x 4 - Ailerons
    Hitec 5955 - Throttle
    Smart-Fly dual RX ignition kill
    49dimes and stangflyer like this.
  5. jamesrxx951

    jamesrxx951 100cc

    JR28X TX

    PAU Extra 300SP
    2 JR RG731BX 7 channel recievers using Xbus through a redundant reciever hub.
    JR 8911HV on ailerons, MPH83T's on elevators and JR NX6421 on rudder.
    Smartfly ignition kill with 2100mah thunder power lipo for power and 2 5400 thunder power lipos for reciever.

    H9 3.1M Sukhoi using 2 infinity Xbus recievers through a redundant reciever hub using Xbus.
    JR8911S on surfaces. Powerbox spark switch for ignition with a 2400mah Fromeco LiIons and 2 5000 pulse lipos for reciever.

    H9 35%extra 300
    JR8711S with a JR RG1131PBU reciever. Powerbox spark switch for ignition with a Fromeco 2400mah liIon. 2 Fromeco 2300MAH A123s on reciever.
  6. dhal22

    dhal22 GSN Sponsor Tier 1

    I still use my 9C.
    stangflyer and Robotech like this.
  7. Airtronics SD-10GS TX

    Airtronics 92104 FHSS3 RX

    Trueworthy 35% Pitts M-12
    Airtronics 94851 Servos on Ailerons, Rudder (x2) and Throttle
    Airtronics 94780 Servos on Elevators
    Smart-Fly EQ6 Turbo with fiber-optic kill and pin and flag switch
    Sullivan Skywriter smoke pump
    Fromeco Relions all around

    PAU 37% Ultimate 10-300
    Airtronics 94851 Servos all around
    Smart-Fly EQ6 Power System with fiber-optic kill and pin and flag switch
    Sullivan Smoke pump
    Fromeco Relions all around

    PAU 30% Extra 300SP
    Airtronics 94851 Servos all around
    Fromeco Sahara regulator
    Fromeco Badger switch
    Fromeco Relion for RX (and soon to be the same on ignition)
    Smart-Fly fiber-optic kill switch
  8. camss69

    camss69 70cc twin V2

    On my current 100cc plane... Could be done with a 9 channel RX too unless you want to run dual rudder servos.

    JR XG11 TX
    JR 11 Channel Power Safe RX
    Dual Fromeco LiIon RX Batts
    Right Elevator
    Right Aileron Inboard
    Left Elevator
    Left Aileron Inboard
    Right Aileron Outboard
    Left Aileron Outboard
    Ignition Kill

    Savox 1267SG on throttle.
    JR 8911HV on Ailerons (will eventually swap out to MKS 777's)
    MKS 777' on Elevators and Rudder.
    Ailerons are matched using end point adjust and subtrim, and then the servo balance function if needed. (Currently not needed on this plane)
  9. 49dimes

    49dimes Damn I'm hungry

    EF 104" Extra 300

    Futaba 14sg Tx (4 Ail 2Flp wing W/ Rud2 Ele 2 re-assignments)
    R6014HS Rx
    6 Blue Bird 2209's on Aileron x 4 and Rudder x 2
    2 Blue Bird 3114's on Elevator
    1 HK 70960 Throttle
    Smart Fly Expander Pro
    Smart Fly Dual regulated ignition pwr supply
    Smart Fly Optical ignition kill.
    RcExel Tachometer
    3 Nano Tech 35c 2200mah Li-Po's
    Standard Futaba switch for "Fail Safe" operation of board.

    Pilot 88" Edge 540
    Futaba 14sg Tx (Normal 2 Aileron wing)
    R6014HS Rx
    5 Blue Bird 2209's all surfaces
    1 HK 70960 Throttle
    Smart Fly Expander Pro
    RcExel Ignition kill
    RcExel Tachometer
    2 Nano Tech 35c 2200mah Li-Po's
    2 Miracle Switches


    Peak Models 89" Extra 330sc

    Need to get :steamer: hot (Nall fund contribution!) and get it done!:laughing:
    thurmma likes this.
  10. 20151115_200359.jpg
    Above is a 40% Pilot 330 I am assembling for a buddy. Hitec 7950's throughout, Smartfly EQ10, SW arms and rudder tray, Futaba 7008 rx. Still working on some of the details. @Tanner - Doug has been talking to you a bit about this one.

    20150721_044852.jpg 20150721_044859.jpg 20150721_044905.jpg

    This is my 40% Godfrey. Smartfly EQ10, JR8711's throughout, push-pull on the rudder, Booma switches, Pulse batteries. Everything is HV. Plane weighed 36.7 lbs when completed. Best plane I have ever flown.
    thurmma likes this.

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