How to put a Spektrum RF module into a Taranis X9D --Super Simple version

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This is a quick and easy tutorial on how to do the Spektrum module hack on a FrSky Taranis radio. Never mind the complicated schematics designed for electrical engineers. This is a step by step video on what it should look like and what you need to complete it. Below will be a list and links to the items needed. This is the simplest way to do this hack. Enjoy.

Items needed:
-Spektrum Dx5e RF module from a Dx4e radio.[Inside every Dx4e is a Dx5e module, there is no actual Dx4e module]
-3.3v UBEC from hobbyking [$3.80] http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/store/__56565__X3_PRO_3_3V_3_5A_UBEC_2_5S_Lipoly_7_2_21v_.html
-1N4007 Rectifier diode from RadioShack [I mistakenly called it a resistor in the video] It's the black thing with the grey stripe. [$2.09] http://www.radioshack.com/rectifier-diodes-25-pack/2761653.html#.VRHNwaT2OUk
-4.7 kohm Resistor [$1.19] http://www.radioshack.com/4-7k-ohm-1-4-watt-carbon-film-resistor-5-pack/2711330.html#q=4k%2Bresistor&start=2
-JR style module case [$8.58] http://www.ebay.com/itm/291191557509?_trksid=p2057872.m2749.l2649&ssPageName=STRK%3AMEBIDX%3AIT or cheaper here [$4.95i] http://www.wholesaletrains.com/Detailair.asp?ID=200478846
-SMA Antenna [this is the one I used $2.99] http://www.ebay.com/itm/4pcs-PCB-Mount-SMA-Female-Plug-Connector-for-Wireless-GSM-GPRS-Antenna-RF-Module-/171580515247?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item27f2fee3af ...or this one is good too [$6.00] http://www.ebay.com/itm/U-FL-IPX-to-RP-SMA-SMA-Male-WiFi-Antenna-Network-Wireless-Pigtail-Cable-UFL-Cord-/371255686591?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&var=&hash=item56709035bf ...or http://www.ebay.com/itm/U-FL-Mini-Pci-to-RP-SMA-Pigtail-Antenna-WiFi-DIY-Cable-/330543623554?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item4cf5ef6d82 ...or [$5.50] http://www.ebay.com/itm/2-4GHz-3dBi-RP-SMA-Wifi-antenna-IPX-U-fl-pigtail-6-cable-for-mini-PC-PCI-Card-/251300891906?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item3a82b34d02
-4 pin servo connectors [$1.54] http://hobbyking.com/hobbyking/store/__29279__JWT_connectors_4_pin_5set_bag.html
-Hot Glue gun
-Solder iron
-Solder
-Flux [Optional]