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Sanwa M17: more photos & features

See: Mibosport

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.

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.

Futaba 7PX inductive charger

Source: Hideo Kitazawa (Facebook)

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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Hiro Seiko small steering wheel foam ring

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Hiro Seiko have introduce a new small steering wheel foam ring. Made from smoother material than the former one, the outside diameter is 1mm smaller and 3mm wider. Because outside diameter got reduced, it makes quick remove easier and faster.

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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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