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Re: Team Coolspeedbot's robot builds

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The new servos arrived and wow they do have kick to them, Killer-Wolf can now self-right without the use of a roll frame on its back.
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started work on Bunny-Ears’ bodywork and servo mount.

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built my own hinge for Bunny-Ears’ flipper and gave it a test fire, might need some adjusting but its getting there.

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Re: Team Coolspeedbot's robot builds

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Shakey wrote:What TX do you have, a lot of DSMX ones can be used with DSM2?
Alex it's a DX6i and I still have a DX5e.
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Re: Team Coolspeedbot's robot builds

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So I got the N2LV from Rory yesterday but it appears that something is causing the ESC to not control the motors at the same time. I messaged Rory about it and from what he's said it could be that something is conflicting with the ESCs mixer.

Now I checked my DX6i and disabled its mixer but still the trouble remains, so the likely cause is the RX which is a Lemon RX.

But I want to double check,
  • what settings on the Spektrum DX6i enable the mixing
    and does the Lemon RX have a mixer?
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Re: Team Coolspeedbot's robot builds

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The lemon receiver does not have mixing but there are several methods of mixing on the DX6i.
To make sure they are all off
go to ADJUST LIST
set MIX 1 to INH
set MIX 2 to INH
go to SETUP LIST
Select WINGTAIL
set DUAL AILE to INH
set V-TAIL to INH
set ELEVON to INH
That I think covers it good luck.

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Re: Team Coolspeedbot's robot builds

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I did that pete but the issue is still happening.
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Re: Team Coolspeedbot's robot builds

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You got a pic of how you've set it up? It should be on the Aileron and Elevator channels of the RX
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Re: Team Coolspeedbot's robot builds

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I should better explain the issue:

when I move the right stick forward, the right motor spins forward, when I push the stick down the left motor spins, pushing right the left motor spins, pushing left the right motor spins.
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Re: Team Coolspeedbot's robot builds

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Just as an experiment, try it on the Aileron and Rudder channels. It may be that the DSMX lemons have a different output rate that the ESC is struggling with. If it works on Aileron and Rudder but not Aileron and Elevator then I can reprogram it to fix that.
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