2.6.06 FrSky TARANIS Radio – Introduction to Telemetry and alarms by Painless360 June 2015 (#8 of 13)

In this video he covers the following key topics – telemetry on a D4R-ii receiver, Smart Port Telemetry on a X8R receiver, how to configure on the radio, how to setup alarms, how to save data to the SD card … Continue reading

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1.4.07 “FrSky Taranis: How to Set Up the S.Bus Decoder on X8R to add 4 extra channels for 12 Total” (March 2014) by IntheTubeDeep

 

1.4.07 “FrSky Taranis: How to Set Up the S.Bus Decoder on X8R to add 4 extra channels for 12 Total” (March 2014) by IntheTubeDeep

 

Tags: S-Bus Decoder, X8R, Channels

In this 11:59 minute video IntheTubeDeep provides a demonstration on how to obtain 12 channels from the 8XR in a manner that is smaller, lighter, and less expensive than linking two 8XR receivers.

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1.1.02 Welcome to Taranis, Part 2: Binding an X Series Receive

“Welcome to Taranis, Part 2: Binding an X Series Receiver” (March 12, 2014) by Mark Harrison

Tags: Binding, X8R, X6R

This 2:29 minute video is the second in Mark’s series to get you up to speed with Taranis as soon as possible.  Published when Companion 9X in use.  He demonstrates binding the X8R and X6R receivers to the Taranis.

Video Contents:

  • Note polarity on receiver
  • Remove or disable props
  • On RX power on while pressing failsafe/bind button
  • On TX go to model setup screen
  • Select mode D16, channel range CH1-8
  • Select bind
  • Disconnect and reconnect power to RX
  • TX/RX bound, controls should be operational

 

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Binding a Variety of Receivers with the FrSKY Taranis

Binding a Variety of Receivers with the FrSKY Taranis” (Nov 2013) by Scott Page

Tags: Binding, D8R-II, D4R-II, V8FR-II, Delta-8, X8R

Binding the different FrSky receivers with the Taranis.

Index of video topics:
00:00 – 00:23 D8R-II, D4R-II, V8FR-II, Delta-8, and X8R
00:23 – 01:23 X8R binding procedure
01:23 – 02:26 D4R-II binding procedure
02:27 – 03:08 D8R-II binding procedure
03:09 – 04:09 V8FR-II binding procedure
04:10 – 06:44 Delta-8 binding procedure

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How To Get 16 Channels from 1 X8R & 2 S.Bus Decoders

This method is easier cheaper and lighter than using 2 x X8R Rx’s to get 16 channels! X8R $33, S.Bus Decoder $11, Channel Changer $14, On a technical note: Latency on 1 X8R is 9mS, when you use 2 x X8Rs or S.Bus Decoders the Latency goes to 18mS, for ALL channels…

FrSky is AWESOME!!

Here’s what you need:
X8R Receiver
Servo Channel Changer
SBUS to PWM Decoder

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