so, following my post here: http://www.diydrones.com/forum/topics/futaba-t7c-channel-5-mode-switch

and the tutorial here: http://diydrones.com/profiles/blogs/configure-6-flight-modes-for

things didnt really didnt seem to fit when trying to set up my radio for six flight modes.  after a couple of days blundering through mixes and comments from other users i finally started to understand what the different settings were doing, and found that half of what i had done was unnecessary.

once i had a clear idea of what changed with each option it was a case of a few minutes getting everything just right.  as promised, a video.

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Comment by JP on May 10, 2012 at 5:38am

Thank you! been looking for this and haven't had the time.. :)

Comment by Joshua Ott on May 10, 2012 at 1:56pm

Pure gold! Thank you for communicating this so clearly.

Comment by Rana on May 10, 2012 at 6:38pm

Excellent, very useful. You can record longer video and put at Vimeo.com.

Comment by James on May 11, 2012 at 11:46am

thanks for the positive comments.

there just seems to be a great deal of confusion over setting this up (and the little quirks of the futaba interface definitely adds to that), so when i finally worked out how simple it really was i thought i should share that.  i know there are a lot of us using this radio, as its reasonably priced with a decent feature set for arducopter.

i actually like vimeo a lot, i dont know why when it came to making this account i went straight to youtube without even thinking.  ill make a vimeo account for HD stuff :)

Comment by John Wiseman on May 11, 2012 at 11:48am

YouTube should handle longer video and HD without trouble.

Comment by Dave C on May 15, 2012 at 4:55am

Spot on James - good work fella! I now have six modes, and am presuming I also still have channel 7 for it's funtions too, I'll check when i have a few minutes - marvelous :)

Comment by James Court on June 1, 2012 at 3:49am

This is brilliant!

Thank you very much for posting this.

Not only have I six flight-modes working - but i also have an insite to what the Transmitter is doing when switches are thrown.

Comment by james sowell on August 16, 2012 at 12:59pm

thanks 4 cracking the code helps alot

Comment by Jose M Pulido on October 27, 2012 at 10:40am

Thanks, it was very usefull!

Comment by Ian Drennan on December 14, 2012 at 10:52am
Thanks for posting this video. I have set up my T7C with the same values you show in the video and now I have 6 modes available. Of in the morning to test out a few more modes..
Much appreciated

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