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FEATURE4EXA6EXA6EX FASST6J7C8J8FG9C Super10CG12FG12Z14SG14MZ
S-Bus compatibleYES (37)YES (37)Yes with R6203SBYes with R2008SBYes with R6203SBYes with R2008SBYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
TelemetryNONONONONONONONONONONOYESNO
Stick CalibrationNONONONONONOYESNONONONOYESNO
Free updating via web pageNONONONONONOYESNONOYESYESYESYES
Number of Channels exlcuding S-Bus4666ch S-FHSS 4ch FHSS78ch S-FHSS 4ch FHSS12+2(see notes 36) PPM:8 PCM: 9PPM:8 PCM:8+2 W/TM10 8+2/712+2 w/virtual (see notes 36) PPM:8/12 PCM:10 G3:12+212+2 w/virtual (see notes 36) PPM:8/12 PCM:10 G3:12+212+212+2 w/virtual (see notes 36) PPM:8/12 PCM:10 G3:14
Mode SelectNOYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
ModulationFMFM2.4GHZ FASSTFHSS or S-FHSSFM/PCMFHSS or S-FHSS2.4GHz FASST FM/PCM 2.4Ghz FASST with TM-7 or TM-8FM/PCM 2.4Ghz FASST with TM-10FM/PCM/G3 OR 2.4GHZ FASST with TM14FM/PCM/G3 OR 2.4GHZ FASST with TM14S-FHSS, FASST, FASSTestFM/PCM/G3 OR 2.4GHZ FASST with TM14
Uses Module?NONONONONONONOYESYESYESYESNOYES
Voice AlarmsNONONONONONONONONONONOYESYES
Trim Type(19)AD (4)D (4)D (4)D (4)D (4)D (4)D (4)D (4)D (4)D (4)D (4)D (4)
Store Trims(20)NOmanualmanualYESYESYESautoautoautoautoautoautoauto
ATLNONONONONONOthrottlethrottlethrottleYESYESYESYES
Sub TrimNONONOYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
Servo ReversingYESYESYESYESYESYESYES YESYES except for ch.9&10 on/off onlyYESYESYESYES
Servo Slow/SpeedNONONONONOon 1 ch by mixingon 1 ch by mixingon 1 ch by mixingon 1 ch by mixingYESYESYESYES
Servo DisplayNONONONONONOYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
Transmitter Voltagedigitaldigitaldigitaldigitaldigitaldigitaldigitaldigitaldigitaldigitaldigitaldigitaldigital
Receiver VoltageNONONONONONONONONONONOYESNO
Trainer(30/31) as student:YESYESYESYESYESYESYES(33)YESYESYES(33)YESYESYES
Trainer(30/31) as master:YESYESYESYESYESYESYES(33)YESYES(2)YES(33)YES(1)YES(1)YES(2)
Dual RateNOYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
ExpoYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
ATVYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
Low Batt WarningNOYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
ComputerizedYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
Acro ProgrammingYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
Heli ProgrammingNONONOYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
Sail ProgrammingNONONONONONOYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
Multiple Models46615101520 in TX (21)12(21)15 in TX (21)30 in TX (21)25 in TX (21)30 in TX (21)30 in TX (21)
Model nameNONO4char4char6char4char10-char8-char10-char8-char8-char10-char32-char
User NameNONONONONONO10-charNO10-char12-char12-char10-char32-char
Programmable Mixes - LinearV-tail or ElevonNO12325A/H5A/S 2Heli4 A/G 4H 10105A/H10
Programmable Mixes - CurveNONONO2A/3HNO2A/3H5A/H2A/1H4A/G 2H10105A/H10
TimerNONONOYESYESYESYES -2YES -3YES -3YES - 2YES - 3YES - 3YES - 3
TachometerNONONONONONONONONONONONONO
Data transfer(23)NONONONONONOby optional SD cardYESYES w/Campacby optional SD cardby CF cardby optional SD cardby CF card
Switch AssignabilityNONONOYESpartialYESnearly allnearly allcompletecompletecompletecompletecomplete
Engine StartNONONONONONOYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
FailSafe(3)NONOYESCh3 in FHSS/All in S-FHSSNOCh3 in FHSS/All in S-FHSSYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
Batt FailSafe(3)NONOYESYESYESYESYESYESYESAll CH (Multi Mode) 3 Ch (7 CH mode)All CH (Multi Mode) 3 Ch (7 CH mode)All CH (Multi Mode) 3 Ch (7 CH mode)YES
Trim step adjustNONONONOYESNOYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
Function assignabilityNONONONONONOYESMOSTMOSTYESYESYESYES
Channel assignability(17)NONONONO2NOALL5-9 only5-9 onlyALLALLALLALL
ConditionsNO11NONONO1 in heli11885 in Heli/Glider8
Servo displayNONONONONONOYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
Dual/Triple RateNONONODualNODualYES(18)YES(18)YES(18)YES(18)YES(18)YES(18)YES(18)
Logic for SwitchesNONONONONONOIn Heli Cond.NOYESNOYESGlider/Heli onlyYES
RF ON/OFFNONONOYESNOYESNONONOYESYESYESYES
Shift Select (PPM only)NONONONONONONONONOYESYESNOYES
HELI FUNCTIONS:
FEATURE4YF6EXA6EXAS6J7C8J8FG9C Super10C12FG12Z14SG14MZ
Revo Mixing(24)NONONOYESYESYES5-point5-point5-point17-point17-point5-point17-point
Hover PitchNONONOYESYESYESknobknobknobYESYESYESYES
Pitch Curve(24)NONONOYES5-pointYES5-pointw/Delay7-point17-point17-point5-point17-point
Pitch Rate(26)NONONONONONOYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
Pitch TrimNONONONONONOYESNONOYESYESYESYES
Throttle HoldNONONOYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
Throttle Curve(24)NONONO5-point5-point5-point5-pointw/Delay7-point17-point17-point5-point17-point
Hover ThrottleNONONONOYESNOknobknobknobYESYESYESYES
Throttle CutNONONOYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
Idle UpNONONOYESNOYES3332(27)2(27)YES2(27)
Offset(s)NONONOYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
Swash SelectNONONO1, R3, 3, E3 1, 2, 3, R3, N3, E31, R3, 3, E3 1,3, R3, E3, 4, H4X1, 2, 3, 4, R3, N31, 2, 3, 4, R3, N3, E3, H4X1, 2, 3, 4, E3, R3, N3, H4X1, 2, 3, 4, E3, R3, N3, H4X1, 3, R3, E3, 4, H4X1, 2, 3, 4, E3, R3, N3, H4X
Swash AFRNONONOYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
Swash-Thr MixNONONOYESNOYESYESYESail/ele to thrYESYESYESYES
Swash RotationNONONONONONOYESNONOYESYESYESYES
DelayNONONOYESNOYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
Gyro Prog(28)NONONONOYESNOYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
Governor Prog(28)NONONONONONOYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
Invert SwitchNONONONONONONONONOYESYESNOYES
Invert CrossNONONONONONONONONOYESYESNOYES
Conditions(27)NONONONONONO4(27)NO4(27)8858
Rudder to Thr MixNONONONONONOYESNOYESYESYESYESYES
Acceleration MixNONONONONONONONONOYESYESYESYES
Swash RingNONONOYESNOYESYESNONOYESYESYESYES
Inflight needleNONONONONONOYESYESYESNOYESYESYES
Throttle LimiterNONONONONONONONONONONONOYES
AIRCRAFT FUNCTIONS:
FEATURE4YF6EXA6EXAS6J7C8J8FG9C Super10C12FG12Z14SG14MZ
Wing Types1111117111313713
Tail Types1111113113333
FlaperonsNOYESYESYESYESYESCamber mixYES(29)YES(29)Camber mixCamber mixCamber mixCamber mix
Air BrakeNONONONOYESNOYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
Aileron differentialNONOYESFLP diff rateYESFLP diff rateYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
V-TailYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
ElevonYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
AilevatorNOYESNO (35)NONONOYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
SnapNONONONOYESNOYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
Ail 2 Rud MixNONONONOYESNOYESuse pmixuse pmixYESYESYESYES
Flap 2 Elev MixNONONONOYESNOYESuse pmixuse pmixYESYESYESYES
Elev 2 Flap MixNONONONOYESNOYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
Idle DownNONONONONONOYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
Throttle CutNONONOYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
Throttle CurveNONONOYESNOYESYES 5-pointuse pmixYES 7-pointYESYESYESYES
Flap Travel or TrimNONOYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
Throttle delayNONONONONONOYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
Inflight Needle SetupNONONONONONOYESYESYESNOYESYESYES
Gyro MixingNONONONONONOYESYESYES 1&2YESYESYESYES
SAILPLANE FUNCTIONS:
FEATURE4YF6EXA6EXAS6J7C8J8FG9C Super10C12FG12Z14SG14MZ
# Wing TypesNONONONONONO103 to 4313131113
Tail TypesNONONONONONO33 to 433333
Butterfly (16)NONONONONONOYESYESYES 2-choicesYESYESYESYES
StartNONONONONONOYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
SpeedNONONONONONOYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
Ail 2 Flap CouplingNONONONONONOYESFLP1/FLP2not on FLP2YESYESYESYES
Flap 2 Ail CouplingNONONONONONOYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
Compensation MixNONONONONONOuse pmixuse pmixuse pmixYESYES YES
Elev 2 BrkNONONONONONOuse pmixuse pmixuse pmixYESYES YES
Flap CouplingNONONONONONOuse pmixuse pmixuse pmixYESYESYESYES
Trim on SwitchNONONONONONOuse pmixuse pmixuse pmixYESYESYESYES
Camber MixNONONONONONO4-Circuit4-Circuit4-choicesYESYESYESYES
Ail to Rud mix      4-choices 4-choices  YES 
Rud to Ail mix      4-choices 4-choices  YES 
Spoiler      YES 2-choices  YES 
Motor cut      YES switch selec    
Butterfly to Ele      YES 2-choices    
Ail to Flap      4/Cond 4 /cond  YES 
Offset TrimNONONO NO YES3-Circuit4-choicesYES YES YESYES
Notes
(1) Includes function mode where student radio uses all of master radio's mixes, throws, etc.
(2) Includes master mix option where master can make corrections without taking control.
(3) Failsafe can only be active in PCM modulation.
(4) Digital trim radios automatically store trim positioning without needing to memorize it.
(5) Optional Synth module for 9C will work in 5U, 7U and 8U series radios.
(7) Elevator and aileron on separate switches, OR aileron on one switch, elevator and rudder on second switch together.
(8) Triple rates may be created using a condition for the additional setting.
(9) Can be created with a PMix.
(10) 6X cannot support separate nose gear steering.
(11) 8U and 9Z can combine flaperon and ailevator to support a 4-servo flying wing.
(12) 6X Pmixes require use of the elevator dual rate switch and cannot be set to constant on.
(13) Requires a "voltage step down" type trainer cord. FUTM4405 MM-TC-FG 12FG TRAINER CORD .
(16) 9Z includes butterfly trimming function.
(17) Specific channels can be reassigned to certain switches, sticks, or not pre-assigned to anything at all for use in mixing situations. For example, channel 7 can be separated from the channel 7 dial and controlled strictly as a second rudder servo using a 4-7 mix.
(18) May have triple rates on 2 separate dual rate circuits by simply being assigned to a 3 pos switch. 12Z and 14MZ can have Triple rates on two separate functions.
(19) A = analog. D=Digital. Digital trims have adjustable responsiveness.
(20) 6X has analog trims and a trim memory function to store trim position for each model. 8U and 9Z models automatically store digital trim positions.
(21) Additional models may be stored with CAMPac or in the case of the 12Z and 14MZ on a 32MB Memory Card, 12FG in optional SD card. 10C uses a 4k.(1 model), 16k (4 models), 64k (16 models), or 128k (33 models) to add extra models, these are available separately.
(23) 9C/9CS, 9Z and 10C can transfer models using CAMPac. 9Z can transfer through trainer cord. 12Z/14MZ through CF card, 12FG through optional memory card.
(24) Curves are available in a variety of conditions.
(26) Pitch rate is a unique safety feature of the 6X which allows the modeler to adjust the high end-point of the pitch without having to move the throttle stick to the top position.
(27) Each model has normal, I1, I2, Hold, and 4 additional fully programmable flight conditions which can be used as additional idle ups if desired.
(28) Gyros and governors may be used with radios without this built-in software, which is simply designed to simplify their use.
(29) Flaperon programming includes capability to use channel 5 as second aileron servo.
(30) See the Trainer Cord page for further info.
(31) If used as the Instructor with the 4EX, 6EX, 7C, or 9C, you must use the special trainer cord for this radio. Not applicable radios: 6X, 7U, 8U, and 9Z. The 12FG requires it own special trainer cord with the voltage step down on it, FUTM4405.
(32) When purchased as a 'dedicated" FASST system. Check with your local dealer
(33) With use of a FASST Module and receiver combo.
(34) More information will be available soon
(35) This function is available in the dedicated 6EX FASST system
(36) As these are updatable via our website, these transmitters are capable of having more channels
(37) You can use the SBE-1 (FUTM4194) to utilizie S-BUS features.

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