Core RC have announced a new radio to their line up with the release of the Code Sport. This entry level 2.4Ghz FHSS technology system means crystal free running at an awesome price. A basic stick radio, perfect for getting started.
Grid RC releases a CNC machined drop-down wheel adapter for the Spektrum DX3R radio that brings the steering wheel directly in-line with the throttle trigger. Grid also considered the lightweight factor of the DX3R by milling the drop-down as thin of a profile as possible, so that it also matches the styling of the DX3R. The Grid wheel drop-down adapter takes only minutes to install. Once installed, the racer will benefit from a more relaxed and comfortable hand position.
Robitronic have released the TL-3C, a 2,4GHz 3-Channel LCD radio system. It features a modern casing design with ergonomically positioned controls, high noise immunity 2,4GHz technology, easily adjustable menus and easy to read LCD screen. It has 16 model memory, digital trim, programmable fail safe and pretty much all the adjustments you need such as end point, throttle & steering speed and it even has brake mixing for large scale cars. Supplied with small XY3000 receiver.
Sanwa have released CAD images of their soon to be released MT-4 pistol grip transmitter. An all new look, this 2.4Ghz radio sports a large full dot LCD display and all the usual features you would expect from a radio of this level. What’s interesting is the inclusion of a telemetry system that can read receiver voltage, RPM and 2 different temperatures and feed it back to the screen on the transmitter. Expect it to hit the market later in the year.
New from Futaba this easy-to-program 3PL 2.4GHz FHSS computer radio system puts spread spectrum technology within affordable reach for car, truck and boat drivers. It offers all the dependability advantages of 2.4GHz control, along with three proportional channels and a 4th channel for special mixing. Frequency-hopping technology eliminates interference, resulting in worry-free operation.
Speed Passion have introduced the Carrera, a perfect entry level 2.4Ghz radio, or as a 2.4Ghz replacement for any RTR vehicle with an AM or FM radio system. No more crystals, no more frequency conflicts, just fast glitch free performance for any RC car or boat. The Carrera’s features list includes dual rate steering, a durable fold-flat antenna, low voltage warning and for some reason even an integrated LED flashlight.
The Etronix line of products has further expanded with the addition of the Pulse line of r/c radio systems. These 2.4ghz systems are available in standard 2-channel or digital multi-function 3-channel making them the ideal choice for for car and boat enthusiasts. And with some attractive pricing to boot they are sure to be popular with modellers running on a budget. Available in pistol or stick radio versions.
Futaba have released the T3PM, a three-channel pistol-grip computer system for RC model car and racing boat drivers, in 2.4 GHz FASST technology, a spread spectrum system with permanent frequency hopping (FHSS). This New variant of the T3PM system now has a crawler mixer function for trial vehicles for four-wheel-steering. Depending on what is required for the terrain, a mixer function allows the front and rear axles to be articulated in the same or in opposite directions.