Sanwa have released first proper images of their forthcoming M17 flagship radio system. Following a couple of images taken during last week’s Shizuoka Hobby Show a set of proper images of both the transmitter and the all-new FH5 RX-491 receiver have surfaced. The latter offers a very small footprint, telemetry functions, the new FH5 Sanwa Ultra Response mode and a standard wire antenna over the previous internal antenna design. As for the transmitter, the radio will be convertible easily for left hand users, it offers a swingable carrying handle, optional hook strap, Steering unit angle adjustment, a detachable throttle unit to adjust throttle spring tension as well as a colour LC display and a separate touch pad. Full information will become available in time for the release which is scheduled for July.
- Ultra Response Mode (SUR) New Transmitter system "FH5" makes new record of the World Fastest Response.
- Color Display and Touch Panel are easy to control.
- Light weight (about 510g) and high rigidity than M12S
- Steering and Throttle Position Optimization and Steering Swing Adjust Function
- Detachable Throttle Unit is available to change spring by drivers (World First)
- Installed "Fine Color Display (480x320)
- Touch Pad can be smooth & quick to set
- Installed Detachable Throttle Unit is available to change spring by drivers
- Steering and Throttle position can be optimized without off set bracket. Improved Steering Unit can be increased case strength during operation
- Improved Steering Unit is available to be steering swing adjustment
- Battery recharge port is installed and battery can be check when recharging
- Compatible with Micro SDHC Card is available to manage firmware update, model data, and Telemetry Log
- Installed Multi-Setting Function is available to set PGS servos to connect with transmitter
- Compatible with SSL CODE10 and CODE5 function is available to set PGS servos and SUPER VORTEX Gen2 PRO without any connection
- Installed tilt carrying handle can be holding and easy to put in the box
- Steering Unit can change position for lefty
- Detachable Strap Hook is placed on ideal position for drivers
- Succeeded Full Adjustable Trigger can be fittable for individual
- Optional Large Steering Wheel in package is available to be fine operation
- Available to customize by grip pad, brake trigger, angle spacer, and variable spring in package
- RX-491 is compacted receiver and waterproof and is plugged in BIND system and short antenna
- Installed Screen Reader Function is available to sound Lap Time and Telemetry Data and installed headphone jack can be used
- Quick and easy to set as model data and other setting by Quick Set Up Wizard
- Includes LiPo battery, 3.7v 1S 2500mAh which can be charged through micro USB.
- Dull-dot Color LCD(480x320) - Switchable driving position(Left/Right) - Touch Pad - Built-in Antenna - ST,TH Adjuster - Detachable Fully Adjustable Throttle Unit - Feeling - Safety Link- Racing Mode - Setup Wizard - Dual Rate - End Pint Adjust - Anti-Lock Brake - Servo Speed - Offset - Trim/Sub Trim - Servo Reverse - Curve - Fail Safe - Timer - Lap - CODE AUX - Model Memory - Model Name - Model (Select/Copy/Clear/Sort) - Direct Model Select - RF Mode (FH5,FH4,FH3) - Response Mode (SUR/SSR/SHR/NOR) - Bind - Log(REC/RPM/VOLT/TLM1/TLM2/ST Point/TH Point/RX Mode/Reading Function) - Servo Monitor - Key Assign - Vibrator - AUX Type - Trim Type - TH Type - Calibration - Custom Menu - Mechanical Rudder Angle Adjustment - Large Steering Wheel included - Large/Small Grip Pad included - Compatible RX: Telemetry-compatible(RX-491, RX-482, RX-472, RX-47T, RX-462, RX-461) , Non-Telemetry-Compatible(RX-481,RX-481WP, RX-471 Dual ID, RX-471W, RX-451R, RX-451, RX-381,RX-480)
- Grip Pad (Large/Small) - Large Steering Wheel - Strap Hook - Steering Slant Parts (Right Hand/Left Hand) - Trigger Angle Spacer - Brake Trigger(+1/+2) - Spring for ST and TH (Hard, Medium, Soft, Super Soft) - Dial Cover for Lefty