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Old 11-07-2007, 01:36 PM
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Default 12FG questions

1. When in PPM modulation mode, can you choose between negative or positive shift? The pdf manual did not say one way or another but others have told me it does.

2. When in PPM modulation mode, how many channels are actually available - all 12 or a smaller number?

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Old 11-07-2007, 04:53 PM
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You can change the modulation between positive and negative shift.

In PPM mode, you have 8 or 12 channels. The 12 channel setting is for when you plug in the FASST modules, once they come out, otherwise you select 8 channels, which is the maximum number of PPM channels in any other Futaba system.
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Old 11-08-2007, 05:01 PM
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Baxter;

Since the latest s/w for the 14MZ, 12Z, and 12FG all have 12 PPM channels, how do you get 14 channels out of the R6014FS receiver?

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Old 11-08-2007, 05:32 PM
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With the FASST system, you get the full 14 channels. The transmitter's processor will "know" the FASST module is attached and send full information to it.
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Old 11-14-2007, 11:07 AM
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I'm confused now. Is Four Stroker saying that there is a firmware update which now gives you 12 PPM channels or is it still 8 and he is referring to something else?
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The latest software for the 14MZ gives you 12 channels in PPM mode.

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Old 11-14-2007, 02:37 PM
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Hi GBR2,

There is a new update for the 12FG which does allow for 12 channels in PPM mode.

This update is posted on the Futaba Flyers club forum for download, and the version update number is V1.2.


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I'm confused now. Is Four Stroker saying that there is a firmware update which now gives you 12 PPM channels or is it still 8 and he is referring to something else?
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