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1.1.01 Welcome to Taranis, Part 1: Out of the Box

“Welcome to Taranis, Part 1: Out of the Box” (March 2014) by Mark Harrison\

Tags: Calibration, menu, battery, charging

This 2:54 minute video is the first in Mark’s series to get you up to speed with the Taranis as soon as possible.  In the video Mark demonstrates installation and charging of the TX battery, the TX menu, and calibration of the TX.

Video Contents

  • Check Battery
    • Connector in place
    • Keyed connector in left side
  • Charge by plugging in wall adapter
    • Older models will show solid charging light
    • Newer models will shut off automatically when fully charged
  • Turning On
  • Menus
    • Fast click for model selection menu
    • Slow click for radio setup menu
  • Stick Calibration
    • Radio setup menu screen 7
    • Center everything and press enter
    • Move everything full range of motion and press enter

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Download Calibrated Taranis Settings, Create New Model and Upload New Model

“Download Calibrated Taranis Settings, Create New Model and Upload New Model” (May 2, 2013) by Scott Page

Tags: Calibration, EEPROM

Using Companion 9X to create and upload a new model.

Index of video topics:
00:50 – 01:29 Calibration of sticks and saving on EEPROM
01:30 – 01:50 Downloading EPROM to computer
01:50 – 04:03 Setting up a new model using your own template of settings
04:03 – 07:00 Using Template for Model Config Wizard; resetting Expo-D/R
07:00 – 07:15 Saving the model
07:15 – 08:36 Special mix to create a dead space in middle of range
08:36 – 10:00 Simulating the model
10:00 – 10:50 Saving/burning to TX EPROM

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What to do first when you get your FrSKY Taranis – a little bit of this and a little bit of that

“What to do first when you get your FrSKY Taranis – a little bit of this and a little bit of that” (Jul 2, 2013) by Scott Page

Tags: Bind, Calibrate, USB Port, Flash

Initial steps when you get the new transmitter.

Index of video topics:
00:10 – 01:35 Deleting old model tip
01:35 – 02:30 Turn on TX and check all switches
02:30 – 03:08 Check pots and sliders
03:08 – 04:10 Calibrate TX sticks
04:10 – 06:00 Calibrate battery
06:00 – 06:33 USB Port
06:33 – 08:35 Flashing firmware with C9X (1)
08:35 – 09:30 Taranis computer folder strategy
09:30 – 10:00 Flashing firmware with C9X (2)
10:00 – 12:10 Bind RX to the Taranis