Month: July 2012

  • v929 Canopy Redux

    v929 Canopy Redux

    I made canopy prototype number two and wanted to share the result. See part one here. I am getting better and made a few refinements. The cockpit “eyes” has been redone, modeled after a profile photo of the real TDR helicopter. Then tweak the length to fit the dimension of this canopy. Here’s the same […]

  • WL Toys v929 Quad

    The latest thing coming out of WL Toys, the maker of the popular v911, is the v929. It’s a Blade MQX size clone if you are familiar with that quad. The v929 is a good, fun, stable quad and I am having a blast flying it. My only issue with it is that they model […]

  • Turnigy 9x Manuals

    Every now and then I see someone on the forum looking for the Turnigy 9x manual. So I compiled a few and am linking them here for your¬†convenience. First up is the Imax-9x. Which is the same radio as the Turnigy 9x. The manual is fully applicable and has nice soft colorations. Looks good. Click […]

  • HP6DSM Module Wired Up

    HP6DSM Module Wired Up

    Here’s how I prepare the DSM2 module harvested from the HP6DSM transmitter. The DX4e and DX5e has a similar module and pinout. You can find more information as well as the schematic by Pat MacKenzie¬†here: Spektrum DSM2 module from HP6DSM Basically, you have a 4k7 (4700ohm) resistor soldered to the 3.3v and signal pad of […]