Satpro Radio Control

Radio Control


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The purpose of this guide is a quick check of the Radio Control between the WMX481 radio module and the RXLRS receiver, take these tests in the office.

You will use: The SATPRO tracker antenna together with the WMX481 radio module, RXLRS receiver connected to some servos and XLRS GCS o XLRS Transmitter.

Depending on the XLRS GCS or XLRS Transmitter you use, the RXLRS is already configured at the factory and has the RC channels assigned to the joysticks, buttons or switches of its XLRS transmitter.


Connect SATPRO with XLRS GCS or XLRS Transmitter through RCBUS cableIn this example we will explain how to connect SATPRO with a XLRS GCS.

You can follow the same example if you have another XLRS product: XLRS GCS (GCSD4, GCSD5) or XLRS Transmitter modified to communicate with SATPRO (XPAD1, XPAD2V3, XPAD3V2).


Before starting:

Have all XLRS devices turned off.


Firts Steps:

Place the GCS near SATPRO.

The GCS and SATPRO must be turned off.


Take the RCBUS cable that comes in the SATPRO transport case.




Turn on the GCS from the ON/OFF key: Start up and stop.

Turn on SAPTRO from the ON/OFF switch.

Beep on GCS:

Can beep if the battery is very low, please check it (The central display will indicate the battery level and if it is low it will change color and a warning message will appear): Charge and use Battery.

Radio Control with RXLRS and XLRS GCS

Turn on RXLRS.

From the GCS display you can see the XLRS radio and XLRS telemetry data.

In GCS from the side screens you can check the maximum and minimum values of the Joysticks (-1000, 0 in the center, +1000) and from the central screen you can see the RSSI values and other XLRS Telemetry data, you can also see some data on the current status of SATPRO.