Futaba News

Joe Bornhorst joins Futaba

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Futaba have announced the signing of US racer Joe Bornhorst to their Factory team for 2020. J.Bornhorst will use the new Futaba 7PX radio on his Tekno RC rides in National and international events as well as some major events including the CRCRC where he will make his debut this week.

Futaba HPS-CT700 brushless servo

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Japanese company Futaba have introduced the new HPS-CT700 low profile brushless servo. Housed in a machined aluminium case the Futaba HPS mode supporting servo is capable of speeds of down to 0.07s with a torque of up to 30kg-cm when operated with 7.4V input. The servo is also S.Bus2 and SR (Super Response) mode compatible and can bu use with the Futaba T7XC, T7PX and T4PM radios. Available in January 2020.

First look: Futaba 7PXR radio system

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During the All Japan Hobby Show in Japan, Futaba have unveiled the new 7PXR radio system. Based on the 7PX, it features a new redesigned menu area and a new 7-colour LED display. Two various types of receivers would be offered as standard. The 7PXR should become available in November.

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Futaba S-U300 programmable servo

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Futaba have introduced the new S-U300 programmable servo. Featuring a wireless assembly technology, the servo has a high vibration resistance and long lifetime. The servo produces up to 4,1kg-cm of torque at a speed of down to 0,19s when operated with 6V input. The S-U300 features a 6-way potentiometer with indirect drive while the S.BUS2 technology making it programmable with many adjustable parameter settings.

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Futaba Pro Tips: Ryan Lutz’s Futaba 7PX setup tips

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Futaba have released a new video where Ryan Lutz shares a few of his favorite transmitter features and how he has them set up on his 7PX Limited Edition. R.Lutz discusses throttle curve, steering curve, timer start and timer reset, and steering speed turn and return.

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T-Work’s 4PM custom skins

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T-Work’s have introduced a full range of radio skins for the Futaba 4PM. The range consists of graphite version available in 6 colors, a mirror chrome version available in 4 colors and also one shiny graphite version. Easy to apply, the radio skins will help to customize your 4PM and keep the transmitter in good condition for a long time.

T-Work’s 4PM screen protector

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T-Work’s have introduced a screen protector sheet for the Futaba 4PM. The clear protective sheet is a direct fit and it prevents the radio’s screen from becoming scratched or damaged. In addition it is less affected by finger prints, keeping the screen more readable.

Spencer Rivkin signs with Futaba

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Futaba USA are pleased to announce the signing of Spencer Rivkin to their factory team. Team Associated driver will be representing Futaba using the T7PX radio throughout the 2019 season at all major races in the US and abroad.

“we can’t wait to see what he can do with it!#7PX ” – Futaba USA