F5J electric RC sailplane

E-Soar Plus template for 6-servo F5J / F5K e-soarers

Current version 3.0.1 (2023-11-05)

Used in 2019 F5J World Championships by David Webb (Canada), Viktor Frunze (Russia), Oleg Golovidov (USA) and others.

Description

E-Soar Plus is an advanced template for F5J class electric sailplanes with 6 servos + ESC.

Key features:

The template also features an integrated CAL mode, for precise adjustment of control surface tracking.

Taranis layout

Default layout for X9D showing flight modes and mix adjusters.
Stick mode and layout can be altered.

Specifications

Application

For electric gliders with six servos

Support for X-, T- and V-tail

Any stick mode

Reassignable controls

Flight modes

Power

Thermal

Cruise, Speed, Landing

Motor

Switched or variable motor control

Safe arming with choice of gestures

Elevator compensation

In-flight adjusters

Adjuster for aileron diff

Adjuster for crow/ele compensation

Adjuster for motor/ele compensation

Crow

crow->elevator compensation

Adjustable crow stick deadband

Aileron differential suppression

Reverse differential

Camber

Variable flap (Thermal mode)

Reflex preset (Speed mode)

Control surface calibration

integrated 'CAL' mode

5-point balancing curve for flaps

Full rotation available on flap servos

Misc

Integrated flight timer

Channels 8-9 free

Aileron to rudder mix

Download

Version v3.0.1

Requirements

  • Transmitter with 2 sliders (X9D, X9DP, X9E, X10, X12, J T16, RM TX16S etc.)
  • OpenTX 2.3.15, EdgeTX 2.7.1 or later

Files

For list of changes see Version history

Contact

Feedback and queries are always welcome - please see contact page.