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Futaba T8J Gimbal Tilt tweak

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Gizmo3000, May 31, 2013.

  1. Gizmo3000

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    I figured out a handy way to tilt my gimbal all the way down using a single switch, - and still to use be able the VR knob alongside.
    this will work with other Futaba's as well, and should apply to just about any gimbal
    [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rS8_y8Px1kw[/youtube]
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rS8_y8Px1kw
     
  2. editor71

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    Gizmo, I take it you got your Arris working?
     
  3. Gizmo3000

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    Sadly, I think I got one of the lemons or something, it sparked to life and then. nothing.
    waiting for a replacement board to arrive. :cry:

    But at least that gave me some downtime to play around and test out the Tx mods such as these so that I'll be good to go when I do get my Arris up and running. had to play with my servo gimbal in the meanwhile.

    I was thinking I might play around with the manual roll as well, but realized that the previous way I had set up my Futaba had a conflict because a Failsafe switch was using the 8th channel that roll would occupy, but I figured a better method
    seen here
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=smN776CAnRc

    which then let me do all sorts of fun stuff as seen here
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wdNUx9f8vNg
     
  4. auck

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    lots to consider..... thanks