Smart-Fly (Quest Engineering) Support Forum Support forum for all Smart-Fly products. Equalizers, Batshare, Ignition Cutoff, Regulators.

Futaba Fasst

Reply
Old 07-14-2008, 05:21 PM
  #1
PropStriker
Thread Starter
 
PropStriker's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Hernando, MS
Posts: 495
Gallery
My Gallery
Models
My Models
Ratings
My Feedback
Default Futaba Fasst

Hi Robert,

Getting ready to Maiden a new 35% Yak with the Futaba Fasst 12FG system. I see the Manufacturer has issues with some digital servos not liking the 2.7 signsl voltage output from the R6014FS reciever. I have some Hitec 5945's and 5955's, a combination of older and newer servos,and of course a bit concerned.

I know you have said your PEs are fully compatable with the new FASST Recievers....But I'd like to know, does your Power Expander boost the signal voltage between the reciever and the servos? The manufacture alert says it could function fine on the ground and during range check....but could fail in the air.....Wonderful...huh?!?!

Have always depended on, and used your fine products...let me know your thoughts....

-larry-
PropStriker is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-14-2008, 05:30 PM
  #2
rrritchey
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Tempe, AZ
Posts: 949
Gallery
My Gallery
Models
My Models
Ratings
My Feedback
Default RE: Futaba Fasst

Hi Larry,
The all our PowerExpanders and PowerSystems, except the Eq10, boost the servo signal voltage to 5.0V. The Eq10 boosts it to 3.3V. We can accept a receiver servo signal down to 2.0V. We should do exactly want you want, we will send a servo signal level to the Hitecs they will be happy with.
rrritchey is offline  
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT -8. The time now is 09:41 AM.