INSTALLATION KIT FOR THE
V.R. "NA" LIVE STEAM LOCO. Sep 1st 2018

  Remote Control Systems (RCS)
 is pleased to announce our new 2.4 GHz EVO BASIC & EVO TX20  pocket sized hand pieces for Live Steam locos.
RCS TX's are marked CE and are FCC compliant but not tested or approved.


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COMPLETE R/C KIT FROM ONLY A$248 (plus postage)
Kit comprises;
1 x
EVO-BASIC basic 3 channel 2.4 Ghz DSM2 HANDPIECE,
1 x AB-EM Auto Bind RX.  (Diversity antennas),
1 x # SIG-REV Servo Reverser,

2 x Hi-Tec HS82mg servo,
1 x 4 cell AA battery holder,
1 x ON-OFF switch w/charge lead.
ALL PARTS ARE AVAILABLE SEPARATELY.
You can order suitable dry cells or rechargeable batteries separately.
A charger is available for Australian customers.

NA KIT STEAM "A" (W/Tx)
A$ 248
 
NA KIT STEAM "B" (No Tx)
A$ 149
Servo reversers are not normally needed with the NA.
Loco is supplied with suitable metal mounting brackets.

 
Model Price Image Description
2.4 GHz 3 & 5 CHANNEL RADIOS (Servos not inlcuded).

RCS EVO-BASIC & EVO-TX20 2.4 GHz DSM2 TX's.
Infinitely adjustable
135º valve gear servo.  Set knob to desired direction and cut off.
300º knob for 90º (100%) control of the steam regulator = much smoother servo control.
1 x Full servo movement output (Whistle?). 
Can also be used with "Centre OFF" & "Low OFF" ESC's for battery R/C.
"Low OFF" ESC's operate battery R/C just like you do with live steam. 
No servo reversing on TX handpiece. 
# EVO Handpieces all use a regular PP3 9 volt battery. Battery life = 10 hours plus.
(Click the pictures for full information)

EVO-BASIC

A$99

LIVE STEAM BASIC DSM2 3 x Ch R/C Tx.
Designed for both entry level Live Steam and experienced operators.
Control Johnson Bar, Regulator &
1 x Snap action servo function.
BATTERY R/C. Ideal for basic battery R/C.
Centre OFF and Low OFF Control Speed/Direction.
Centre click detente on Ch # 1 regulator.
1 x sound trigger.
EVO-TX20

A$119

Same as # EVO BASIC DSM2 R/C for 2 x servo LIVE STEAM Locos.
Use with any DSM2 compatible
RX.
1 x Snap action Whistle function.
2 x 1/2 servo movement functions.
BATTERY R/C. Ideal for  battery R/C.
Centre OFF & Low OFF Control Speed & Direction.
Centre click detente on Ch # 1 regulator.

3 x sound trigger functions.
AUTOMATIC BINDING DSM2 RX.
Reliable low cost 5 Channel DSM2 2.4 Ghz Rx.
Disabled Failsafe.  Turn off TX to cruise at last servo setting.

N.B. Twin DIVERSITY antennas need to be exposed for maximum range.
AB-EM
A$29 (L) Standard Xenon Rx's with twin 10cm Diversity antennas.  Ideal for battery R/C   End Mount pins.
PDF Instruction Manual
 
Model Price Image Description
4.8 VOLT 4 x AA HOLDER FOR RECEIVERS USING SERVOS.
4-AA-FLO
$ 10(L) 4 x cell  NiMH flat pack with standard servo plug. 
ON - OFF SWITCH
Plug and socket connections.
HT-7215
$8 (L)
Hi-Channel ON-OFF switch with standard 3 position 2 wire connections.
Includes an externally accessible charger lead.
SERVO.  
HS-82MG
A$ 35
 Hi-Tec® mini servo with metal gears for long life. 
The servo recommended by Accucraft for NA.
SIG-REV
$ 6 (L) Maximum battery voltage = 6.0 volts nominal.
4 x Dry cells or 5 x Rechargeables

Model Price Image Description
BATTERIES
SB2423
$ 4 (L)
LOW COST QUALITY
9 volt PP3 Alkaline batteries for TX handpieces.
WE RECOMMEND 4 x AA DRY CELLS FOR 6 VOLTS
S4955B
$  4 (L)
LOW COST QUALITY
1.5 volt AA Alkaline batteries pack of 4.
LSD-AA
$27 (L)
Pack of 4 x fully charged AAA ENELOOP
2,000 mah LSD hybrid batteries.
Ideal if you plan on using AA size battery holders.
5-LSD-AA
$59
Pack of 5 x fully charged AA ENELOOP
2,000 mah LSD hybrid batteries. JR Plug.
Total 6 volts.
CHARGER FOR Rx BATTERIES. (For Australian customers only)
Rx-CHARGER
$29
240v mains powered 4.8 volt charger for the above batteries.
Charge lead plugs into the HT-7215 ON-OFF switch assembly.
N.B. Can only be used in Australia.
Similar chargers are available Overseas.
 
CLICK HERE FOR INFORMATION ON BASIC CENTRE OFF BATTERY POWERED ELECTRONIC SPEED CONTROLLERS.
CLICK HERE FOR INFORMATION ON ADVANCED LOW OFF CONTROL BATTERY POWERED ELECTRONIC SPEED CONTROLLERS.