INSTALLATION KIT FOR THE
V.R. "NA" LIVE STEAM LOCO. July 1st 2020

  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$226 (plus postage)
Kit comprises;
1 x
RCS DU-Tx1 basic 3 channel 2.4 Ghz DSM2 HANDPIECE,
1 x Rx107-TM adjustable Auto Bind RX.  (Diversity antennas),
2 x DUAL-SKY DS82mg 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$ 226
 
NA KIT STEAM "B" (No Tx)
A$ 107
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 RCS DU-Tx1 & RCS DU-Tx3 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. 
# RCS Handpieces all use a regular PP3 9 volt battery. Battery life = 10 hours plus.
(Click the pictures for full information)

DU-TX1

A$119

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.
DU-TX3
 

A$129

Same as # RCS DU-Tx1 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. Tips of Twin DIVERSITY antennas need to be exposed for maximum range.
Rx107-EM
A$35 (L)
$ 29
Xenon Rx's with 10 cm Diversity antennas.
End Mount pins. Clear heatshrink covered.
PDF Instruction Manual @ 19/06/20
Rx107-TM
A$35 (L)
$ 29
Xenon Rx's with 10 cm Diversity antennas.
Top Mount pins. Clear heatshrink covered.

PDF Instruction Manual @ 19//06/20
 
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.
RC-SWITCH
$8 (L)
Hi-Channel ON-OFF switch with standard 3 position 2 wire connections.
Includes an externally accessible charger lead.
SERVO.  
DS-82MG
A$29 DUALSKY® Analogue mini servo.
With metal gears & dual BB shaft for long life.
Reliable replacement for
Hi-Tec® HS82MG & Hi-Tec® HS85MG.
The servo recommended by Accucraft for the 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.