NEW Graupner X-8E Radio - attention racers!

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HOTRC
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Joined: Sat Dec 20, 2008 7:28 am

Fri May 05, 2017 11:19 am

New X-8E Graupner radio with Telemetry / Programming

Introducing the new X-8E surface radio from Graupner. With comprehensive programming and telemetry data the X-8E takes functionality to the next level.

All ESC programming (GM-Genius Race +T ESC’s) is done without having to touch the car including setting maximum limits on critical parameters, here are just a few....

Programming:
* Max Current limit
* Max ESC temp limit
* Max Engine temp limit
plus much more....

Telemetry data:
*Live/Max temperature for ESC and Motor
*Live/Max current draw
*Live mAh usage
*RPM/Speed
*Signal strength (Tx & Rx)
*Rx voltage and temperature
plus more and this is all done without any additional electronics!.

*Bluetooth Telemetry data to Android device (pit man) external module required.

Features Ali carry case and one of the smallest Rx's in the industry.

RRP$799. Quote RCRacer "introductory offer" for 10% discount. Offer valid to June 30 2017.

Come and see us with the X-8E at the 1/10 EP Off Road Nats in Hawera, 26-28 May 2017.

For more info http://www.hotrc.co.nz/index.php?route= ... t_id=24088
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HOTRC
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Wed May 17, 2017 10:16 am

Some of you have been inquiring after the cost of Rx's for the X-8E, so here we go..

GR-4 GR-4. 2ch Telemetry Rx, by Graupner RRP $69.95
Channel 2 channels
Frequency 2400 to 2483.5 MHz
Modulation 2.4 GHz FHSS
Temperature Range 5 to 158° F -15 to 70° C
Operating Voltage (2.5) 3.6 to 8.4V
Current Consumption 35.0 mA
Range 1640 ft 500 m
Antenna 5.71 in 145 mm
Amplifier O
Size 1.18 x 0.82 x 0.56 in 30 x 21 x 14.3 mm
Weight Approx. 0.19 oz 5.5 g

GR-8. GR-8. 4ch Telemetry Rx, by Graupner RRP$109.95
Channel 4 channels
Frequency 2400 to 2483.5 MHz
Temperature Range 5 to 158° F -15 to 70° C
Operating Voltage (2.5) 3.6 to 8.4V
Current Consumption 70.0 mA
Range 3280 ft 1000 m
Antenna 5.71 in 145 mm
Amplifier O
Size 1.18 x 0.82 x 0.56 in 30 x 21 x 14.3 mm
Weight Approx.0.21 oz 6 g

HOTRC
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ed
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Location: Wellington, New Zealand

Fri Dec 08, 2017 7:13 pm

Has anyone bought one of these ?

Am thinking of getting one

Can you get larger grips ?

Ed

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Mon Dec 11, 2017 9:12 am

Hi Ed,

They only have the factory grip size, i used to use the large grip on the DX4R Pro. I find the Graupner to be slightly smaller but it hasn't caused me any issues to date.

If you want to view/test a radio we can have one shipped to Dave for you to test and see what you think. Could also include a ESC if you want.
Scott Brownhill - HOT Ltd

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