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What does the other rear pot do?

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by haakesack, Aug 11, 2013.

  1. haakesack

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    Quick question:

    What is the bottom potentiometer on the back of the transmitter for? I know the top one can be used to control the pitch of an aftermarket gimbal but I'm curious as to what the other one does. While I was installing my gimbal I accidentally moved it instead of the top one. I put it back to where it was visually but I understand that these pots are sensitive enough to be a little wrong even when it appears to be correct. Also, if it's wrong now, can I use the software to set it correctly?

    Thanks!
     
  2. Firestat

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    That controls the vertical manual up and down of the camera. It may do other things as well

    Chuck
     
  3. bdmsb

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    Are you sure? It looks to me like it has been defeated, and the channel has been assigned to the flight mode toggle switch.
     
  4. jumanoc

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    That is for changing gains while flying. Requires anothe radio because uses another channel.
     
  5. marcus_canada

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    That's the top potentiometer which the OP already refers to
     
  6. deluge2

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    That sounds right: 4 ch for the sticks plus one each for IOC, Flight Mode, and camera pitch. That's all seven channels.

    Steve
     
  7. Gizmo3000

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    I"m guessing it controls the hidden 8th channel, which the NAZA might not deal with at all (maybe X2 channel?)