Published on February 10th, 2012 | by Drift Mission2
Ko Propo EX-1 KIY Transmitter
Ko Propo has just introduced their next generation transmitter. The new Ko Propo EX-1 K.I.Y. transmitter will be a Kustomize-It-Yourself design. The first radio to feature a fully customized design where the user has full control of what they want. Here is the official release of the Ko Propo EX-1.
The EX-1 transmitter is composed of 3 major modules, the master unit, steering unit and handle unit. The modular design allows for ease of customization and upgrade, no screws, only safety clips to hold it all in place.
KO PROPO introduces Kustomize It Yourself (K.I.Y.) an interchangeable transmitter. The concept of the new K.I.Y. brings simplicity to customizing and upgrading wi thin a modular system. The new transmit ter is composed of 3 modular units: Steering, Throttle and Master units. The three separate modular units can be eas i l y put together, no s crews required. Just push the safety lock of the joint, pull the lever and pull or push to insert or remove the modular unit. It’s that simple! You can use the K.I.Y. to unlock your next system and bring more enjoyment to your hobby.
The FHSS system which is used has a foldable and removable antenna for storage. The improved system increases the reliability and removes error for communication failures. The corresponding receiver used is the KR-411FH, which is the same receiver used by our other FHSS systems.
High performance CPU & 2.7inch LCD
Adopting a new CPU that is 20% faster then our previous system. The 12bit processor inside this master unit allows for quick data processing and securely performing delicate control. The large size LCD allows for various function configurations at a quick glance.
Adjutable Trigger Position & 3D Trigger
The position of the trigger can be adjusted (forward or back) to your preference in the trigger action. The 3D trigger is also included for even more comfort and infinite customization.
The four buttons under the LCD panel are the Direct Buttons. When one of the buttons are pressed, the assigned function will appear in the menu for quick reference and adjustment.
Transmitter : KT-411H
Receiver : KR-411FH
Operating system : steering wheel & throttle trigger
Number of channels : 4
Transmit frequency band : 2.4GHz
Neutral pulse : 1.5mSec
Power source : RO3/AAA/UM4 battery x 4, or 4 cell battery pack
Current consumption : less than 140mA
Here is a Youtube video of the new Ko Propo Radio system, helpful if you understand Japanese, but good video of the unit.