[SOLVED] VIDEO?!?! HOW TO SETUP TAROT ZYX - HeliFreak
Fun, Learning, Friendship and Mutual Respect START  HERE


Unregistered
Go Back   HeliFreak > R/C Helicopter Support > Blade Helicopters (eFlite) > Blade 450


Blade 450 Blade 450 Helicopters Information and Help


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-04-2012, 01:23 AM   #1 (permalink)
Registered Users
 
Posts: 2,003
 
My HF Map location
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Mesa, Arizona
Default [SOLVED] VIDEO?!?! HOW TO SETUP TAROT ZYX

Ok, so i want to go flybarless with the tarot zyx-08/01 and everything i have read is SO confusing. I think a video would really help me understand how to set it up. Is there a video anywhere that tells how? Thanks

-Jason

Last edited by gdawgs56; 07-05-2012 at 04:44 PM..
gdawgs56 is offline        Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 07-04-2012, 08:07 AM   #2 (permalink)
Registered Users
 
Posts: 10,849
 

Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Buchanan, GA Middleofnowhere
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by gdawgs56 View Post
Ok, so i want to go flybarless with the tarot zyx-08/01 and everything i have read is SO confusing. I think a video would really help me understand how to set it up. Is there a video anywhere that tells how? Thanks

-Jason
Type that into utube jason i did i found a 40,
Min video i have limited net at my house so i plan to dl it today while at my parents

Sent from my ZTE-Z990G using Tapatalk 2
__________________
Spedix250pro,180CFX,Trex600 Beastx,Edge 540,Gremlin,POD Racer,,Whipit,Z-84,Electric Shock AMA 27 yrs.


Epoweredrc is offline        Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 07-04-2012, 09:54 AM   #3 (permalink)
Registered Users
 
Posts: 185
 
My HF Map location
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Orlando, Florida
Default

This isnt a video, but I liked the this tutorial. Except I think channel one is backwards in his diagram. If looking from the rear of the heli, channel 1 is the right servo.

http://www.raptortechnique.com/tarot/setup-sticks.html

Here is how to run the wires..

https://www.helifreak.com/showthread.php?t=385972

Here is a video too,

[ame]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kkF_APGYweQ[/ame]

Here are all my settings, Double check them on your heli though!

Setup Menu:

1 Flash-Yellow 2 blinks
( Mount direction 2, Stock mount location, black color on zyx on left of heli, wires coming out the right when looking from tail forward.)

2 Flashes- Yellow 2 Blinks ( in 3D mode)

3 Flashes- Yellow 3 Blinks ( all digital servos ) I have stock cyclic and 5084mg on tail

4 Flashes- Yellow 2 Blinks (120 Degrees ccpm)

5 Flashes- Yellow ( Pos piro compensation) tilts forward and holds that direction when rotating the heli 90 degrees.

Settings Menu:

1 Flash- All are on the defaults for 3D mode from setup menu

2 Flashes 1 red (ch1) - yellow
2 red (ch2) - Yellow
3 red (ch3) - Yellow
4 red (tail) - Blue

3 Flashes (servo trim) all servos set to 90 degrees to the frame at mid stick.

4 Flashes (servo limits) I adjusted both direction on the tail but left all others on default.

5 Flashes ( gyro compensation) 1 red-yellow, 2 red - Yellow, 3 red -Yellow
6 Flashes on default values
7 Flashes on default values

Tx settings:
DR/Expo - 0 and 1 modes All are set to 100% and INH
Travel Adjust all movements are 100%
Sub Trim - all 0
Gyro - Sw-gyro mode, both at 66% gain
Throttle curve- Norm L- 0, 1- 56.5, 2- 72.5 3- 72.5 4- 72.5 H- 72.5
Stunt L-100 1-100 2-100 3-100 4-100 H-100

Pitch Curves Norm L-30 2- 40 3-50 4-75 H-100
Stunt L-0 2-25 3-50 4-75 H-100
Squash mix, Mix 1, Mix 2, Revo mix are INH

Setup menu in tx:
Reverse- Rudder and Pitch are reversed all others are normal
Squash type 1 servo 90 Degrees
D/R Comb - INH
M3bluegsr is offline        Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 07-04-2012, 10:20 AM   #4 (permalink)
Registered Users
 
Posts: 10,849
 

Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Buchanan, GA Middleofnowhere
Default

Thanks for posting, i was on my cell this morning couldnt post that but that is the video i found i am going to watch later

__________________
Spedix250pro,180CFX,Trex600 Beastx,Edge 540,Gremlin,POD Racer,,Whipit,Z-84,Electric Shock AMA 27 yrs.


Epoweredrc is offline        Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 07-04-2012, 10:42 AM   #5 (permalink)
Registered Users
 
Posts: 4,589
 

Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Arkansas
Default

Id just use the programming cable and your computer to do the setup, its alot faster and easier to understand.
__________________
Compass 7HV Gaui X5 Formula HD Cell 500
LawnDartHeli is offline        Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 07-04-2012, 11:33 AM   #6 (permalink)
Registered Users
 
Posts: 185
 
My HF Map location
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Orlando, Florida
Default

I didnt buy the cable or box, but after doing the Flash setup a few times it becomes really easy. Oh and the last thing you should do is check the piro compensation. It has a goofy habit to change with some settings. Make sure if you change a setting, to always hit the set button to save it before unplugging the battery. One thing that kept throwing me off is when checking gyro compensation, the servos will move fast when you tilt it, but then slowly return the squash plate to level. I thought the slow movement was the compensation, but it wasnt. I found that if you slowly tilt it, say left (heli facing you), the left servo arm should move up at the same speed that your tilting it. It may not make sense now but when you have it in front of you, it will.
M3bluegsr is offline        Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 07-04-2012, 01:17 PM   #7 (permalink)
Registered Users
 
Posts: 2,003
Thread Starter Thread Starter
 
My HF Map location
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Mesa, Arizona
Default

or could i just use this? http://fbl.net.nz/
gdawgs56 is offline        Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 07-04-2012, 01:27 PM   #8 (permalink)
Registered Users
 
Posts: 698
 

Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Minnesota
Default

[QUOTE=gdawgs56;4075980]or could i just use this? http://fbl.net.nz/[/QUOTE

that's the ticket along with the programming USB cable. I had some problems at first but members like infocus, being and others helped me through it.
__________________
Trex 600efl Pro with Beastx, Blade 450 3D with ZYX Tarot FBL, Blade 450 3D stock, MCPX v2, Sr120, Spektrum DX8
celltech is offline        Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 07-04-2012, 02:47 PM   #9 (permalink)
Registered Users
 
Posts: 2,003
Thread Starter Thread Starter
 
My HF Map location
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Mesa, Arizona
Default

ok, i think i will just go with that then. Seems like its a lot easier.
gdawgs56 is offline        Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply




Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the HeliFreak forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your REAL and WORKING email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself. Use a real email address or you will not be granted access to the site. Thank you.
Email Address:
Location
Where do you live? ie: Country, State, City or General Geographic Location please.
Name and Lastname
Enter name and last name here. (This information is not shown to the general public. Optional)
Helicopter #1
Enter Helicopter #1 type and equipment.
Helicopter #2
Enter Helicopter #2 type and equipment.
Helicopter #3
Enter Helicopter #3 type and equipment.
Helicopter #4
Enter Helicopter #4 type and equipment.

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On




Copyright © Website Acquisitions Inc. All rights reserved.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2018 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
 

SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1