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Sanwa M17: more photos & features

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Mibosport have released new photos and features about the forthcoming Sanwa M17 ultra response radio system. The M17 gives up the massive look of the M12 for the most compact and lightweight of the MT-44. As expected,the M17 features a new transmitter system “FH5”, the color LCD display on the top, a touch pad and a Micro SDHC memory cards slot, detachable throttle unit, full adjustable trigger, steering swing adjust function, a large steering wheel, tilt carrying handle, a strap hook, position adjustement for lefty, quick set up wizard and a screen reader function. The M17 comes also with a LiPo 1 cell battery as standard equipment and the new RX-491 receiver.

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Sanwa M17 2.4GHz ultra response radio system

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Sanwa have unveiled their much awaited high end ultra response radio system, the M17 at the Shizuoka Hobby Show in Japan. The M17 gives up the massive look of the M12 for the most compact and lightweight of the MT-44. As expected,the M17 features a new transmitter system “FH5”, the color LCD display on the top, a touch pad and a Micro SDHC memory cards slot. The M17 comes with a LiPo 1 cell battery as standard equipment and the new RX-491 receiver.

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Sanwa M17 radio teaser

Source: Mibosport 

Mibosport published the ‘teaser’ of the yet-to-be released Sanwa M17 transmitter, billed as the successor to the M12. Expect further details to be released shortly, the M17 to be officially introduced on the May 10.

Sanwa unveils M17’s features

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Sanwa gave some details about the features of the forthcoming M17 ultra response radio system. This high-end radio is 21% lighter than the M12 and features a new transmitter system “FH5”, color display, touch pad, t is compatible with Micro SDHC memory cards and uses a LiPo 1 cell battery as standard equipment. The M17 ultra response radio system it should be available during the summer.

Sanwa PGS-CL low profile digital servo

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Sanwa have introduced the new PGS-CL low-profile digital servo. This high voltage servo features a coreless motor capable of pulling up to 16.6kg of torque at a speed of down to 0.08s. It is SSR compatible to fit the high speed encoding of the Sanwa radio sets and the settings can be changed from the transmitter or the program box thanks to the SSL technology. Measuring 40.5×20.5×26.5mm, the PGS-CL is waterproof and features a composite/alu case.

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T-Work’s MT44 radio skin set

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T-Work’s have introduced a radio skin set for the Sanwa/Airtronics MT44 radio. The skin is available in many colours including 3D Graphite colours such as black, White, blue, yellow, green, orange, red and gradient (purple to blue), metal chrome colours like green, blue, red and sliver, black and carbon shiny color. The set includes one radio skin, one screen protector and the instruction manual.

Sanwa appoints new distributor in Italy

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Japanese brand Sanwa have announced that their distributorship in Italy with Scorpio SRL expired in November. The distribution, sales, supports, after- services for Sanwa products are now provided by Schepis Model.

Sanwa appointed Kyosho Europe as French distributor

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Sanwa have announced that Kyosho Europe will be their new distributor for France. The fifty-time world champion brand will complete the range of leading products already distributed by Kyosho Europe with the same guarantee of quality and performance.