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Airtronics Aquila 6 6-Channel 2.4GHz Radio System w/RX71E FH1 Receiver

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This is an Airtronics Aquila 6 6-Channel 2.4GHz Radio System, with an included RX71E FH1 Receiver. The Aquila 6 is an advanced 2.4GHz Digital Proportional 6 Channel with a unique style and proven 2.4GHz system. Whether you're just starting out or ready to take on advanced 6 channel fixed wing and helicopters, the Aquila 6 is ready to give you superior control. The Aquila features proven, rock-solid and reliable Airtronics 2.4GHz FH1 frequency hopping transmission scheme. It's true frequency-hopping that provides a superior signal for that “locked-in” feel.

From micro electric aircraft to scale aerobatic aircraft, from mini fixed-pitched helicopters to advanced CCPM 3D electric helicopters, the Aquila 6 is ready for any 1-6 channel aircraft or helicopter, and can handle advanced models with ease!  Additionally, the Aquila 6 features a Trainer System that is compatible with all Airtronics SD series transmitters so you can get started flying safely and quickly, making the Aquila 6 an excellent choice new pilots that are just learning to fly.

General System Features:

  • 6-Channel 2.4G FHSS-1 Digital Proportional Computer Radio Control System for Aircraft and Helicopters
  • Includes Full-Range RX71E 7-Channel 2.4G FHSS-1 Receiver
  • 10-Model Memory Direct Model Select (Models 1-3)
  • Easy-to-Read Multi-Function LCD with Digital Voltage Display
  • User-Selectable Model-Type Templates
  • Digital Trims
  • Trainer System Compatible with all Aquila and SD Series Transmitters
  • Model Naming
  • Model Select
  • Audible Low-Voltage Alarm
  • Low-Power Range-Check Mode
  • Programmable Fail Safe (Ch 1-4)
  • User-Selectable Flight Modes (3 Modes)
  • Stop Watch and Count-Up Timers
  • Data Copy and Data Reset
  • Servo Monitor
  • Aileron, Elevator, and Rudder Dual Rate
  • Aileron, Elevator, and Rudder Exponential
  • Servo Reversing
  • Servo Centering Sub-Trim
  • End-Point Adjustment
  • Common or Flight Mode-Specific Trim
Programming Features:
  • Aircraft-Specific:
    • Throttle Cut
    • 5-Point Programmable Throttle Curve
    • Aileron Differential
    • Mixes:
    • Flaperon
    • Flap-to-Elevator
    • Dual Elevator with End-Point Adjustment
    • Ailvator Mixing
    • V-Tail Mixing with End-Point Adjustment
    • Delta (Elevon) Mixing with End-Point Adjustment
    • 2 Programmable Compensation Mixers
  • Helicopter-Specific:
    • Common or Flight Mode-Specific Trim with Throttle-Trim Lock
    • 9 Pre-programmed Swashplate Templates
    • Advanced Swashplate Adjustment
    • CCPM End-Point Adjustment
    • End-Point Adjustment
    • Throttle Cut
    • 5-Point Programmable Throttle Curve
    • Throttle Hold
    • 5-Point Programmable Pitch Curve Revolution Mixing
    • 2 Remote Gyro Gains
    • 2 Programmable Compensation Mixers
Aquila 6 Specifications:
Output Power:
100mW
Operating Voltage: 6.7-9.6v
Current Drain: 130-200mA
Temperature Range: 32-122ºF (0-50ºC)
Pulse Width: 0.9-2.1msec
Weight with Batteries: 26.45oz (750gr)
Frequency/Modulation Type: 2.4GHz/FHSS-1

RX-71E Specifications:
Channels: 7
Compatibility: All SD, Aquila, RDS8000 2.4GHz radios
Frequency/Modulation Type: 2.4GHz/FHSS-1
Nominal Input Voltage: 4.8-6.6v
Weight: .31oz (8.8g) with Case
Dimensions: 1.80x0.85x0.47in (45.7x21.5x12mm)
Fail Safe Support: Yes (Ch 1-4)
Connector Type: Universal 'Z'"
Temperature Range: 32-212ºF (0-100ºC)
Antenna: Dual Antennas on 6 inch extensions for superior installation flexibility for superior flexibility

Includes:
  • Aquila 6 6-Channel 2.4GHz FHSS-1 Transmitter
  • RX71E 7-Channel 2.4GHz FHSS-1 Receiver
  • 7.2v NiMH Rechargeable Battery Pack for Transmitter
  • 6 Cell Dry-Cell Transmitter Battery Holder
  • AC Dual Output Charger
  • On/Off Switch
  • User's Guide
NOTE:
  • Nominal Input Voltage is 4.8v ~ 6.6v, therefore, the receiver may be powered using a 4 Cell or 5 Cell Ni-Cd or Ni-MH battery pack or a 2S Li-Fe/A123 Battery Pack. DO NOT USE A 2S Li-Po!
  • No servos are included. Analog or Digital servos can be used. We recommend using Airtronics servos that are within the specification range required for your model. However, most modern servos will work perfectly with the Aquila 6.

This product was added to our catalog on February 3, 2014.

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