Radio Control Throttle Safety Switch & Reverse

Credit to Steen Rudberg for these two great tips on setting up radio control gear.

The first is how to use the throttle curve feature of a RC transmitter to make a spare channel switch act as a throttle lock out safety switch.

The details start at around 1:42 on this video…. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xt5IdeLdiug&t=44s

The second tip uses the 2nd channel on the DMR-203 as a dedicated reverse switch, here’s his picture of the wiring…

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The idea is that a spare RC transmitter switch and channel is used to switch the reverse input into the 4QD controller [set the DMR to “tank” mode].

 

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