At merely 5g, 0.17oz the Vortex Pico is the perfect drop-in replacement for your Blade 180CFX to catapult its performance to another level. Its ultra miniature 31.6 x 19.2 x 7.8mm footprint makes it the ideal choice for any small 180-450 size helicopter. The optional JST to standard servo adapter set allows using the Vortex Pico with standard servos commonly found on Trex 250, Oxy 2, Oxy 3 and similar size helicopters.
The Vortex Pico is compatible with all popular radio brands that offer one wire receivers or it can directly use a Spektrum satellite. It features, head and tail stabilisation, governor, flight mode switching, event logging and it is high voltage (8.4V) compatible.
The Vortex Pico is guaranteed to spark a new life to your micro helicopter.
|Sensor Technology||MEMS 6-axis|
|Built-in USB Port||Yes|
|USB via DataPod||Yes|
|Recommended For||Small electric models|
|Control System||Proprietary PID with adaptive tuning|
|Supported Receivers||PPM, SBUS, XBUS, UDI, SRXL, SUMD, DSM2, DSMX|
|Radio Channels||Minimum 5, 6 recommended|
|Tail Servos||Digital 760us, 960us and 1520us centre pulse|
|Swash Servos||Digital or analog 1520us centre pulse|
|Operating voltage||3.8V to 8.4V (<100mA)|
|31.6 x 19.2 x 7.8mm|
1.24 x 0.76 x 0.31in
|Weight||5 grams, 0.17oz|
|Warranty Years *||1+1|
|Box Contents||Vortex Pico flight controller|
50mm satellite RX cable
50mm serial RX cable
50mm DataPod adapter
Adhesive mounting pads
* Standard warranty + free additional with product registration
Downloads and update firmware can be found here