Welcome to the Flip Side ICS Software Development site

The Flip Side ICS software was developed to provide Mini-Z and dNaNo owners an application they can use to modify car settings from Mac or Linux. This software supports the Kyosho ASF, dNaNo and MR-03 ICS ports and can be used with a variety of ICS adapters such as a DIY USB ICS adapter, Kyosho ICS adapter or buy an inexpensive one from us using the Buy Now button below.

Current released version is Beta, version 0.29

Screen Shots

Full Downloads

 ICS Software Mac OS X ZIP file

 ICS Software Windows Installer

 ICS Software Windows ZIP file

 ICS Software Linux version

You may need a driver installed to communicate with a USB ICS adapter. FTDI is one of the most common USB to serial adapters. You can download the FTDI VCP driver here:

 FTDI drivers for Mac and Windows, Linux has the driver built in

Help the project

If you find this software useful, please consider helping support its development. We can use the help of programmers for the application itself, help with documentation or you can help support the project by donating money using the following link:


This software will work with the various ICS adapters built for the Kyosho Mini-Z ASF, MR-03 and dNaNo cars. You can also build your own USB ICS adapter using the following instructions.

DIY USB ICS adapter

Or if you contact me I may be able to build one for you, I charge 35$ plus shipping if I have the parts.

Contact Information

 To contact us directly please click here

 Support forum hosted by, please register to access

Source Code

Flip Side ICS Software is released under the  Gnu Public License

To download the source code use the following path in your subversion client:

For example to use the command line subversion command line client type this command:

svn co