Bombed Recruit

By FrenchB on Oct 30, 2018

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After building may FT foamies, I decided to jump on the wing craze. I'm planning to run 4S & 5S, so I opted for an 1800kv 2306.

Also, I highly recommend the Chroma LED kit from RDQ. I mounted 18 LEDs along the trailing edge and they look amazing. Super easy method for tons of color and design options. Click the link below for more info.

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shen13   Nov 24, 2018  

can you tell me hiw,to wire a frysky x4rsb receiver to the stabilizer board..with taranis radio
the board is factory set..my taranis is TAER MAPPING? and throttle has to be on ch3
also want to put camera and vtx in it,,will i need fc also..

FrenchB   Nov 25, 2018 

The X4R-SB will output s.bus, so you'll plug the Recruit's white, red, black plug directly to the S, +, - pins on the X4R-SB. That's it. You don't need the additional wires on the Recruit's board.

Next, you need to map the outputs on your Taranis to AET for channels 1-3. Then set a mode switch (Stabalizer) for channel 5.

An FC isn't required for FPV. Mine has the camera (Eagle 2 Pro) directly wired to a VTX (Mach 2). I picked the Pro version, because it has a built-in OSD for voltage & flight time. However, the betaflight OSD chip built into most current boards will give you more on-screen details.

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