Versions overview

Overview of the VBar hardware versions:

Version VBar Alu (silver)

VBar Regular (black)

VBar Regular Blueline
Silverline

Mini VBar (black)

Mini VBar Blueline
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Control 4.0 optional yes - yes -
Control 5.3 Express - - yes - yes
Control 5.3 Pro - optional optional optional optional
E-helis less than 1m yes yes yes yes yes
E-helis more than 1m yes yes yes - yes
Nitro helis partly yes yes - -
Scale helis partly yes yes - partly
Swashplate servos 4 4 4 3 3
Governor - optional with V5.3 pro optional with V5.3 pro optional with V5.3 pro* optional with V5.3 pro*
Latest sensor technology - - yes - yes

 

 

Overview of the functions V4, V5 Express and V5:

Function V4
V5 Express
V5 Pro
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Control swashplate V4 V5 V5
Control tail rotor V4 V5 V5
Setup wizard - yes yes
Preset selector yes - -
Direct setup tabs - - yes
Standard reciever yes yes yes
Single line yes yes yes
Spektrum satellites yes (not Regular w/o spektrum) yes (not Regular w/o spektrum) yes (not Regular w/o spektrum)
Sensor alignments 4 4 4
Swashplate 120 ° yes yes yes
Swashplate 120° rev. yes yes yes
Swashplate 90° yes yes yes
Swashplate mech. mixing yes yes yes
Custom swashplate yes - yes
Swash rotation yes - yes
Geometry correction switchable always on switchable
Swash servo types digital/analog digital digital/analog
Cyclic adjustment Calculation at www.vstabi.de Adjustment during setup

Precision adjustment during setup

Collective adjustment yes Adjustment during setup Precision adjustment during setup
Pitch pump yes - yes
Cyclic ring adjustable fixed adjustable
CCPM fine trim yes - yes
Heck servo type all all all
Voltage monitoring - yes (not Regular w/o spektrum) yes (not Regular w/o spektrum)
Vibration monitoring - yes yes
Autotrim yes yes yes
Optimizer swasplate yes - yes
Pre torque compensation adjustable fixed adjustable
Optimizer tail  yes - yes (2)
Agility settings yes Dual rate at TX yes
Flight style settings - yes yes
Expert settings swashplate yes (7) - yes (5)
Tail gyro gain settings yes Aux channel yes
Stick expo adjustable fixed on adjustable
Gyro modes HH/Rate HH HH/Rate
Expert settings tail rotor yes (13) - yes (12)
Bankswitch yes (4) - yes (4)
Extended vibration display
(Spektrum analyzer)
- - yes
Event logfile - - yes
Governor - - yes*
PC software yes yes yes
MAC software yes yes yes
Control panel software yes yes yes
PDA software yes - -
Mobile phone software (Symbian) yes yes / 5.2 only Android yes / 5.2 only Android

 * The e-Governor in the mini can be enabled if used with single line, satellites or bus receivers.