Remote Control Blog

July, 2014

How Motor and Propeller match

Usually this is how motor and propeller match: 3S battery: 1060 or 1047 propeller is suitable for KV900-1000 motor,  9 inch propeller match as well 9050 (9 inch propeller ) for KV1200-1400 motor 7 inch or 6 inch propeller for KV1600-1800 motor 5 inch propeller for KV2200-2800 motor 4530 propeller for KV3000-3500 motor 2S battery: …Continue reading

Propeller size

We usually see 4 digits before the propeller. The first two digits refers to the diameter of the blade, which is the length from one end to the other paddle head. Units is Inches. It should be noted that 10 or more refers to 10 inches! Example: 8040 propeller refers to 8 inches diameter, screw …Continue reading

Essential tools for the Model lover (4)—Ball Link Pliers

Many model lovers have needle nose pliers instead of Ball link pliers so that they damaged many ball links and balls, they spent more money on replacing them than the pliers cost, not to mention the frustration. Here we recommend Tarot New Ball Plier.  

Essential tools for the Model lover (3)—Screwdriver

The sizes of Screwdriver you use most often on a heli are usually 1.5, 2.0, 2.5, & 3.0 mm. The best advice here is to start with a decent quality basic set like Tarot Hex Screwdriver. On RC helicopters, you mostly find Phillips Heads, but you may come across flat head, and very rarely Torx. …Continue reading

Essential tools for the Model lover (2)—Blade Balancer

The Carbon Fiber Blade Balancer is another amazing “must have” RC helicopter tool. It can be used for main and tail rotor balancing on all sizes of helis, engine cooling fan balancing, airplane propeller balancing, RC car and truck wheel balancing, and of course Multi/Quad rotor propeller balancing.

Essential tools for the Model lover (1)—Pitch Gauge

The Pitch Gauge of helicopter is essential to correctly set the pitch angle and range of pitch on your main rotor blades on collective pitch RC helicopters. It is one of the most important RC heli specific tools you absolutely must get if you are getting into collective pitch. You may get very basic ones …Continue reading

Walkera G-3D brushless gimbal installation Instructions

Walkera G-3D brushless gimbal installation Instructions The walkera G-3D brushless gimbal is finally available now, and here is a installation instruction, hope it would be helpful for some new pilots. 1.Use 2 M3*8 screws to install the gimbal fixing block into the bottom of the fuselage. 2. Align the gimbal chute with the fixed block, …Continue reading

ZYX 3-axis gyro debugging & solving

ZYX firmware Restore factory settings Procedure: 1: Use the USB data cable to connect ZYX 3 axis gyro and computer software, powered by the channel to CH4, COM port of software correspond with hardware COM port (note that the entire upgrade process does not click the link). 2: Open ZYX firmware upgrade file using ZYX …Continue reading

Tarot T960 Installed Diagram

Many people get Tarot T960 and try to assemble, probably will find a little difficult to set up, such as: empty place in the middle looks ugly, top two panels are too small, can not install batteries, etc…Here below is a no-damage revised installation diagram for your reference:

680Pro Installation Instructions

Some Model shop may forget to put the paper instructions together with the 680Pro Rack when delivery, here below we attached for your reference, hope we can help some or few people. 🙂    

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