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Spektrum DX8 Air/Heli/Multirotor Radio System with AR8000 Receiver (SPM8000)


 
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Our Price: $349.99


Product Code: SPM8000
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Description
 
This is the Spektrum DX8 Air, Heli, and Multrotor Radio System with AR8000 Receiver. The next-generation DX8 takes 8-channel sophistication to new heights with features and capabilities that eclipse those of almost everything else in its class. Voice alerts, 250-model memory, wireless trainer, 4 model types - you get it all and more.

Features

  • Diversity antenna
  • 11ms frame rates with capable receivers
  • Airplane, heli, sailplane and multirotor programming
  • 250-model internal memory
  • Voice alerts
  • Wireless trainer function
  • Ergonomically designed case with comfortable rubber grips
  • Direct access to system setup from function menu - no need to power off
  • Large, backlit LCD screen
  • 10 aircraft wing types and 6 tail types
  • 7 swashplate types
  • 5 sailplane wing types and 3 tail types
  • Multirotor flight mode setup, checklists and voice alerts
  • Up to 10 sailplane flight modes
  • 5 airplane and heli flight modes
  • 10 programmable mixes - normal or 7-point curve
  • Dual aileron, elevon, and V-tail differential
  • 7-point throttle curves for airplanes and helicopters
  • 7-point pitch and tail curves for helicopters
  • Includes AR8000 receiver and 12V global power supply
  • EN328 compatible
Diversity Antenna
Using a combination of vertical and horizontal arrays, the diversity antenna provides superb protection against polarization blind spots, ensuring your receiver always “sees” the signal.

Programmable Voice Alerts
The DX8 lets you keep tabs on important functions without ever taking your eyes off what you’re flying. You can program voice alerts to call out what flight mode you’ve chosen or report telemetry information on demand. If an alarm goes off, you won’t have to look at the transmitter display to see what’s happening. The DX8 will tell you.

Wireless Trainer Link
This exclusive Spetkrum technology gives DX8 users the ability to wirelessly link up with other Spektrum transmitters and specially-equipped Spektrum FPV headsets. Once bound to another transmitter or component, ModelMatch technology will allow the DX8 to re-link without having to go through the bind process again.

With Wireless Trainer Link, you could:
  • Wirelessly ''buddy box'' with another DSM2/DSMX transmitter when teaching someone to fly.
  • Assign gimbal functions to a 2nd ‘camera’ transmitter when flying a camera drone so you can focus on avoiding obstacles and maintaining visual contact while someone else lines up the shot.
  • Link with specially-equipped Spektrum FPV headsets to wirelessly control head tracking and remotely change video frequencies on the fly.
250-Model Memory
The enormous capacity of the DX8's on-board memory means you will rarely, if ever, need to juggle models between transmitter memory and your SD card. The model memory menu is easier to navigate too. Only memory slots with model settings saved to them will appear. You won't have to scroll through empty slots or move models around if one is deleted.

Because the DX8 uses the same AirWare software as many other Spektrum transmitters, you can share model setups across platforms with almost any Spektrum pilot.

Fly Smarter with Built-In Telemetry
The built-in telemetry feature gives you real-time information on things like your model's battery voltage, signal quality, engine or motor temperature, airspeed, altitude and more. (requires telemetry sensors on aircraft - sold separately)

Using the voice alert system, you can program the DX8 to tell you when specific telemetry values reach or exceed limits you define. You can also have it call out a sequence of telemetry values on demand with the flip of a switch. If you want to review telemetry after a flight, the DX8 can be set up to record the data to its SD card.

*Requires a Spektrum telemetry module and telemetry sensors, sold separately.

Includes Full-Range AR8000 Receiver

You can take advantage of all eight channels right away with the included AR8000. This 8-channel DSMX receiver is perfect for all types of aircraft, from warbirds to 3D helicopters. It’s also compatible with the Spektrum Flight Log and telemetry modules

Programming Features
The DX8 comes with an impressive list of programming features that rivals that of much more expensive transmitters.

Airplane
  • 10 Wing Types: Normal, Dual Aileron, Flaperon, 1 Aileron 1 Flap, 1 Aileron 2 Flap, 2 Aileron 1 Flap, 2 Aileron 2 Flap, Elevon A, Elevon B, 4 Aileron
  • 6 Tail Types: Normal, V-Tail A, V-Tail B, Dual Elevator, Dual Rudder,
  • Dual Rudder/Elevator
  • Aileron, Flaperon, Elevon and V-Tail Differential
  • Flap System with Elevator Compensation
  • 5 Flight Modes
  • Dual Rates and Expo
  • 7-Point Throttle Curve
  • Preset Mixes: Elevator-to-Flap, Aileron-to-Rudder, Rudder-to-Aileron/Elevon
  • 10 Programmable Mixes - Select Normal or Curve for Each
Helicopter
  • Gyro and Governor
  • 7-Point Throttle Curve
  • 7-Point Pitch Curve
  • 7-Point Tail Curve
  • 7 Swash Plate Types: Normal, 3-Servo 120 deg, 3-Servo 135 deg, 3-Servo 140 deg, 3-Servo 90 deg, 4-Servo 90 deg, 2-Servo 180 deg
  • 5 Flight Modes, Including Hold
  • Dual Rates and Expo
  • Cyclic-to-Throttle and Swashplate Timing Mixes
  • 10 Programmable Mixes - Select Normal or Curve for Each
Sailplane
5 Wing Types: Single Aileron, Dual Aileron, 2 Aileron 1 Flap, 2 Aileron 2 Flap, 4 Aileron 2 Flap
3 Tail Types: Normal, V-Tail A, V-Tail B
Motor Throttle Switch Assignment
Dual Aileron and V-tail Differential
Camber System
Camber Preset
10 Flight Modes
Dual Rates and Expo
Preset Mixes: Flap-to-Aileron Curve, Aileron-to-Flap, Aileron-to-Rudder, Elevator-to-Flap
10 Programmable Mixes - Select Normal or Curve for Each

Multirotor
Multirotor Channel Inputs - ALT (Altitude), ROL (Roll), PIT (Pitch), YAW
Multirotor Checklists, Warnings and Voice Alerts
Simplified Multirotor Flight Mode Setup and Switch Assignment

Specifications
# of Channels: 8
Modulation: DSMX
Band: 2.4GHz
Receiver: AR8000
Model Memory: 250
Transmitter (Tx) Battery Type: 2000mAh Li-Ion

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