Futaba News

Futaba T4PM 2.4GHz radio coming soon

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German Futaba distributor Ripmax have unveiled first renderings of the forthcoming T4PM 2.4GHz radio. No informations are available yet except the release date expected early 2019.

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Twister RC Futaba transmitter skins

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Twister RC have unveiled new skin stickers for the Futaba 4PL, 4PV, 4PX and 7PX transmitters. Designed to protect and customize your transmitter, the skin stickers come in four metallochrome colors including green, blue, purple and yellow with nice patterns and matching colors. The transmitter skins come including a screen protector and the instruction manual.

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Aaron Stringer wins at SE QLD Inter Club race Rd3

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The third round of the South East Queensland Inter Club race was held over the weekend at the Sunshine Coast track. Over 50 drivers attended the two day round. In the Nitro Buggy class it was Aaron Stringer who took the overall TQ giving him the pole position for the A-Main. The A-Main was set down for 30 mins and after a small mistake on the first lap, A.Stringer was never headed again and lapped the whole field taking the win. Alex Bernadzik and Geezer rounded out the top 3.

Twister RC 7PX transmitter skins

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Following the release of transmitter skins for the Sanwa M17, Twister RC have unveiled new skin stickers for the Futaba 7PX transmitter. Designed to protect and customize your transmitter, the skin stickers come in six metallochrome colors including green, blue, pink, red, purple and orange with nice patterns and matching colors. The 7PX transmitter skins come including a screen protector and the instruction manual.

Hiro Seiko 7PX aluminium screw set

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Hiro Seiko have introduced an aluminium screw set for the Futaba 7PX transmitter. The screw set is composed of five lightweight aluminium screws to replace the standard steel screws on the steering wheel and on the case. The screws are available in seven different colors including orange, gold, purple, dark blue, light blue, red, and black to customize your transmitter.

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Futaba 7PX inductive charger

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Futaba have unveiled an inductive charger for the 7PX 2.4GHz radio at the Tokyo hobby Show. The charger comes in the form of a base on which we put the radio. The shape of the front part allows the radio to be inserted so that it is secure on the charger. The rear part is equipped with an LED light unit showing whether the battery is charged.

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Video: Spotlight Futaba 7PX radio

Futaba have released a video highlighting their new 7PX 2.4GHz telemetry radio system. The 7PX features Super Response Mode, full telemetry capability and the R334SBS diversity receiver. T-FHSS SR Super Response makes the 7PX the fastest Futaba radio yet, to give drivers a more “locked-in” feel while racing. In addition, the 7PX offers the T-FHSS protocol, which allows full telemetry capability. This radio is also compatible with S-FHSS and FASST protocols, expanding receiver options tenfold.

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T-Work’s 7PX carbon fibre carrying handle

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Coming from T-Work’s and made for the Futaba 7PX transmitter is the carbon fibre carrying handle. Machined from high quality carbon fibre, the lightweight carrying handle comes with golden screws. The handle facilitates carrying of the 7PX. Also new are the anodized screws for Futaba 4PX. Made from 7075-T6 aluminium, they are available in four pieces in blue, red, orange and aluminium colors.

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