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Futaba GY401 Gyro w/SMM Technology
 
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Futaba GY401 Gyro w/SMM Technology
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Instruction Manuals: Manual 1 (240 KB)

 
Stock Number
LXVA43
Stock Status
Discontinued
   
 

Tech Notes
 
NOTES FROM OUR TECH DEPARTMENT
This is the GY401 Gyro with SMM Technology from Futaba.
This is a High Performance, Compact and Lightweight
(AVCS) Angular Vector Control System gyro developed for model helicopters.
Because the sensor and control circuit are integrated, it is simple to install.

FEATURES

AVCS System: Since the rudder trim changes (caused by wind and other
meteorological changes); the front, rear, and other heli attitudes
change and are automatically cancelled; tail (rudder) operation is
easy, making it perfect for 3D flight.
(also known as Heading Hold Gyro)
SMM Gyro Sensor: Use of this newly developed technology virtually
eliminates rudder trim changes during flight (see COMMENTS).
Digital Servo Compatible (DS Mode): DS mode makes it compatible with
Futaba digital servos. This maximizes the high-speed response
performance of the Digital Servo.
Remote Gain Function and Mode Switching Function Remote: Gain
function allows sensitivity switching from the transmitter and mode
switching function allows AVCS/normal gyro mode switching.
Integrated, compact and lightweight design made possible by high
density mounting technology.
Conductive Resin Case: This case improves EMC (Electrostatic and
electromagnetic interference) resistance.

INCLUDES

One GY401 gyro
One mini plastic adjustment screwdriver
Three mounting pads
One instruction sheet

SPECIFICATIONS

GY401 Gyro-
Length: 27mm
Width: 27mm
Height: 20mm
Weight: 27g
Voltage- use only with a 4.8V battery. (if you use it with a
higher voltage battery it needs to be regulated to 5.2V)

COMMENTS

Can be used in helicopters and airplanes (Due to 0-100% Gain Adjust).
The new SMM (Silicon Micro Machine) technology is the integration
of mechanical elements, sensors, actuators and electronics all
brought together on a common substrate chip. This hobby industry
first, results in a gyro sensor with an unprecedented level of
functionality, reliability, and sophistication.
This will not work with the JR Digital Servos. These have a different
pulse.
KLH11/20/00
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updated jpg 3/16/06
updated jpg 5/23/13

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Email: support@futaba-rc.com
Web Site: http://www.futaba-rc.com/
Phone: 217-398-8970
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Futaba
3002 N. APOLLO DRIVE, SUITE #1
CHAMPAIGN, IL 61822

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