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09-08-2013 08:41 AM  5 years agoPost 1
raybans

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Guys,

just figuring out the electronics placement on this new build. The gyro tray is plenty big to accommodate both the CGY750 sensor and the SBS-01G sensor. It seems a good location for the GPS sensor as there is plenty of exposure to the sky.

Is there anything not quite correct about,

1. Co-locating these devices - electronic conflicts etc?
2. Having the CGY750 sensor offset from the longitudinal axis?

The devices are just temporarily secured with velcro.

Thanks.

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09-08-2013 04:53 PM  5 years agoPost 2
Dr.Ben

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Ray,

I am going to screen capture that pic and have it sent to Japan. The gyro offset does not concern me any more than having a sensor on the mainshaft versus out on the nose or tail does (meaning not at all,same principle). I do want to know if the telemetry sensor is shielded enough to not pi$$ off the gyro sensor.

Ben Minor

Peak Aircraft/Team Minicopter Team Futaba Team Kontronik USA

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09-08-2013 05:43 PM  5 years agoPost 3
raybans

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Thanks Ben.

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09-08-2013 06:44 PM  5 years agoPost 4
DougV

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I saw something similar last week, but the guy had the Gyro sensor on the bottom center of the plate.

Doug

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09-09-2013 04:01 PM  5 years agoPost 5
Dr.Ben

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Picture sent.

Ben

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09-18-2013 03:41 AM  5 years agoPost 6
Dr.Ben

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Tanaka san is currently out of country seeing the the final details of the release of a European version Futaba radio. His reply to this query has been delayed. As soon as I know, y'all will too.

Ben Minor

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09-18-2013 12:06 PM  5 years agoPost 7
raybans

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Ok Ben ... I'll hold on peeling off the double-sided tape!

"Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted"

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09-25-2013 02:33 PM  5 years agoPost 8
Dr.Ben

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Ray,

You are good to go with that mounting proximity.

Ben Minor

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09-25-2013 10:24 PM  5 years agoPost 9
raybans

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Fantastic Ben - thanks so much for all your efforts.

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