ChopperAddict's Hints & Tips


   Sponsored in part by...
  Thanks go to PhoneWorks, Clitheroe for hosting this web site for ChopperAddict..  PhoneWorks

   Visit the Wirelessmadness web site for all your helis and spare parts  WirelessMadness

   ChopperAddict Facebook   Visit my Facebook

   Please DONATE to help me maintain this source of help for all RC helicopter pilots
  to help me to help others

Click here to visit the H4H web site and do your part to help...  

Tag words
chopperaddict , R/C, helicopter ,
trex , interceptor , int400 , blade 400 ,
training , repairs , setups , sales ,
information , tips & tricks , help
custom builds , scale builds ,
spare parts , tutorials , info ,
align , t-rex , kds , copterx ,
copter-x , alien command ,
Helicommand , Flymentor ,
auto pilot systems , radio setup ,
kit  building , Upgrades ,
hover training , setup training ,
Flight training , Phoenix training ,
HeliArtist , painting , detailing ,



INFORMATION - Some useful information about 2.4GHz radio systems

Although it is almost impossible for any aircraft using 2.4GHz radio to be interfered with by another 2.4GHz Transmitter, many people still believe, based on the "hype" about the latest 2.4GHz radio systems, that they cannot be interfered with by external sources.


In fact, one of the worst offenders is the humble but increasingly common Wireless Computer Networking that you may have in your home or office, or worse yet, that someone else may have in a building close to where you are flying, unknown to you.

So the moral here is to ensure that you fly well away from any building that may possibly have such a wireless network running. 

Occurrences of interference are fairly rare to be sure, but they have been recorded, and after all, you really do not want to suddenly find your prized helicopter disappearing into the distance totally out of your control.

Another useful thing to note is that general opinion is that the short aerial on the 2.4GHz Transmitters should NOT BE STRAIGHTENED OUT TO FLY, IT IS BETTER TO LEAVE IT BENT AT 90 DEGREES BUT POINT IT LEFT OR RIGHT

Please feel free to rate this Tips & Tricks entry to help 
me to ensure these are as good as possible - Thanks!

Excellent   Good   Average    Poor    Useless

   Name : * (required)
   Email : * (required)

Forum Handle

If you wish, please leave your own comments in the field below