Hall Effect Gimbal Kit for the FrSky X9E

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Upgrade your X9E with Hall Effect Gimbals!

  • You no longer need to use expensive Horus gimbals to upgrade your E.  Now you can use the more affordable M9 gimbals to make your flight experience the best it can be.  Just install the M9s with the supplied rings and screws and reflash the firmware with the Horus sticks option and you are flying magnetically!

    Kit contains: 

    2  M9 Hall Effect Gimbals

    2  Spacer rings

    8  Gimbal screws


    Note:  It may be necessary to ream out the mounting holes in the M9 to accommodate the new screws.

    1. Set up a gimbal to use as a throttle gimbal with the screw supplied with the gimbal.
    2. Remove the back of the radio.
    3. Unplug the battery   
    4. Unplug and remove the stock gimbals.
    5. Install the spacer rings in holes where the stock gimbals were.
    6. Check your gimbals.  Some have standoffs built onto the mounting plate(pictured).  If yours has them, they will need to be filed off flush with the face.
    7. Set the gimbals in place with the sensors facing away from the center trim switches, It is a tight fit so make sure that they Pop into place, and secure with the provided screws.  (The stock gimbal screws are too short.)
    8. Plug in the new gimbals.
    9. Plug in the battery.
    10. Replace the back of the radio.
    11. Make sure that you have companion 2.2 on your computer.  Flash the radio with OpenTx 2.2. Check the horussticks option that is found in the Settings - Radio Profile - Radio Type - Build Options tab in the build options section.
    12. Calibrate the radio, (should be done after any firmware change)
    13. Have fun!