Hitec Radio Ratchet Plate
How to make your "Throttle" stick ratchet
By David Goebel
I've been fortunate to have several RC radio systems in my RC glider and Electric flying days and now in RC Sailing. One frequent question asked is "How do I make the "Throttle" stick stay in place where I set it, versus self centering as many two stick radios come set up?".
Below are some photos of the provided ratchet (or detent) plate added to some of my radios, Skippers with other radios or instructions on how they modified their radios are welcome to submit their suggestions to the Web Master.
A very simple modification to make with the plate supplied