Futaba GY701 Gyro & Governor FUTM0822


Item # FUTM0822
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Futaba GY701 Gyro & Governor FUTM0822

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This is the Futaba GY701 gyro and governor.


GY701 Gyro

  • Utilizes MEMS (Micro ElectroMechanical System) technology to ensure ultra high-speed processing
  • S.Bus capable, a single cable connection to receiver
  • Internal mixing through S.Bus for no latency or tail offset
  • Sensor has aluminum alloy case and 2-color mode indicator LED
  • 3D and F3C mode selectable


  • Organic Light Emitting Display (OLED) 128 x 36 dot graphical display for easy outdoor viewing in bright sunlight
  • Advanced PID control algorithm and consistent pirouette rate and yaw control
  • Mode selectable for governor or rev limiter
  • Easy for anyone to program with both Basic and Expert menus
  • Updatable firmware and software using the CIU-2 PC Interface-not included
  • Compatible with analog or digital servos

Includes: Futaba GY701 Governor with Instruction Manual, three Sensor Mounting Stays, Adjustment Screwdriver, Governor Sensor, Red and Black Extensions, two Magnets, Sensor, TX and Governor Labels, GY701 Gyro

Requires: Installing in heli, connecting to receiver and mounting magnets and sensor

Note: This gyro, if purchased WITHOUT the governor will not work with a governor if it is purchased later.


Size: 0.83 x 0.83 x 0.31" (21 x 21 x 8mm)

Weight: 0.33oz (9.4g)

Operation Range: +/- 1,200 deg/sec

Supported Servo Types: Digital 1520µS, Digital 760µS


RPM Range: 1,000 - 3,000 RPM

Length: 1.73" (44mm)

Width: 1.14" (29mm)

Height: 0.47" (12mm)

Weight: 0.459oz (13g)

Maximum Operating Voltage: 3.8 - 8.4V DC

Current Drain: 80mA

Selectable Servo Frame: 70Hz, 280Hz and 570Hz (gyro only) rate

Flight Mode: User selectable F3C or 3D (gyro)

Center Pulse Width: 1520µS (70Hz and 280Hz frame rate)

Control Resolution: 0.1Hz (6RPM) engine speed

Speed Stability Accuracy: 1%

Speed Control Range: 1,000 - 3,000 RPM rotor speed

Operating Temperature: 14º - 113ºF (-10º - 45ºC)

Control System: Digital Advanced Control

Sensor: Vibrating structure gyro/magnetic sensor (gyro/governor)

Angular Velocity Range: +-1,200º per second