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Posted by DJO | Sep 16, 2012 @ 04:05 PM | 3,145 Views
EPISODE 100! (END OF RCFS) 2.4 GHz 10mw Outperforming 500mw? (3 min 51 sec)

Episode 100 of the RC Foam Show (RCFS)!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!! (that's 100 "!"s )

This is the END of the RC FOAM SHOW and my videos will now merge into THE FPV PROJECT series. Stay tuned!

My 10mw system is doing much, much better than my 500mw one... LOL, failure. More testing to come later in the FPV PROJECT!!!!!

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Posted by DJO | Sep 15, 2012 @ 12:17 PM | 3,060 Views
Custom FPV Boxed Ground Station (6 min 35 sec)

Episode 98 of the RC Foam Show (RCFS)

My totally rad boxed FPV ground station!

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FPV: How To Wire Up a Dual Video Output System (9 min 6 sec)
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Posted by DJO | Sep 14, 2012 @ 04:24 PM | 2,932 Views
2.4GHz FPV CamTXRX Range Testing - Through Trees, Houses, etc. (3 min 37 sec)

Episode 97 of the RC Foam Show (RCFS)

MUCH better range than my first test when I had the vRX way too close to the house and in like a corner where the signal couldn't go far much... if that makes any sense, LOL

Once these are up in the air I'll get much better range too.

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Posted by DJO | Sep 13, 2012 @ 09:27 PM | 3,353 Views

Episode 96 of the RC Foam Show (RCFS)

I sound really blah, but seriously I was crazy excited! Just a bit tired after the school day... Stay tuned for more! Range test on 500mw 2.4 GHz got a whopping 100 feet, so it looks like I won't be flying very far. Hmm... maybe it was just the environment, I'm not sure. Hopefully it performs better with a range test at the high school or something...?

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Posted by DJO | Sep 12, 2012 @ 07:59 PM | 3,386 Views
Huge 80''+ Wingspan R/C 3D Airplane Flight (2 min 32 sec)

This thing was BIG! Loved the colors!

Posted by DJO | Sep 11, 2012 @ 02:56 PM | 3,145 Views
Modded FPV Laptop Setup (2 min 44 sec)

Episode 95 of the RC Foam Show (RCFS)

Everything is held on by velcro and it's completely removable! Stay tuned for more FPV stuff in the future! My FPV plane will be arriving shortly!

Posted by DJO | Sep 10, 2012 @ 04:13 PM | 3,199 Views
EasyCap Unboxing (6 min 13 sec)

Episode 94 of the RC Foam Show (RCFS)

Posted by DJO | Sep 09, 2012 @ 04:03 PM | 3,704 Views
RMRC Camera Not Working, FPV Aircraft Info, etc. (6 min 9 sec)

Episode 93 of the RC Foam Show (RCFS)

Lots of rambling about FPV and my camera batteries died halfway through... you just GOT to love technology! LOL...

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Posted by DJO | Sep 08, 2012 @ 03:29 PM | 3,048 Views
FUN FLY COMPILATION :: Rocket (EPIC EDIT) (4 min 8 sec)

Episode 92 of the RC Foam Show (RCFS)

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Posted by DJO | Sep 08, 2012 @ 08:17 AM | 2,965 Views
Ready-Made R/C 600 TVL FPV Camera Unboxing (9 min 29 sec)

Episode 91 of the RC Foam Show (RCFS)

Update: cam is not working or giving out any video signal. More testing to come, but I will most likely have to send it in for maintenance or a replacement, it simply doesn't work at all. Stay tuned for more of my FPV setup and other awesomeness! And SUBSCRIBE!

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Posted by DJO | Sep 07, 2012 @ 08:24 PM | 3,428 Views
Hitec Laser 4 Channel 72mHZ TX Unboxing (10 min 49 sec)

Episode 90 of the RC Foam Show (RCFS)

THANK YOU to the generous person who donated this radio to help me with my FPV setup!!!!!

Posted by DJO | Sep 06, 2012 @ 05:00 PM | 2,901 Views
License Free (?) FPV Setup TX/RX Unboxing (9 min 36 sec)

Episode 89 of the RC Foam Show (RCFS)

NOTICE: THERE IS SOME DEBATE over whether this is license-free or not. I was told that it was, but who knows it probably isn't LOL... so I can't be held responsible for anybody if this does turn out to be needing a license, or if it is illegal in other countries.

First stage of my FPV setup! Need some more stuff that's coming in the mail, as well as actually getting a plane for FPV! LOL... stay tuned!

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Posted by DJO | Sep 04, 2012 @ 04:04 PM | 3,493 Views
HUGE R/C Model Cessna - IMAA Fun Fly (1 min 44 sec)

I'm almost positive that this was the LARGEST R/C airplane at the IMAC Fun Fly event... and certainly the largest that I've ever seen fly!

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Posted by DJO | Sep 02, 2012 @ 09:04 PM | 3,659 Views
THE BEAST by Hangar 9: Crazy 3D Performance! (7 min 30 sec)

THE BEAST by Hangar 9 is flown at a fun fly! Enjoy!

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Posted by DJO | Sep 01, 2012 @ 05:22 PM | 3,484 Views
So... thanks to anixs I got a free 600TVL FPV camera right here on RCG! That helps me out a lot in getting an FPV setup together, and I finally put my foot down and said that this year I'm GOING FOR IT. Was hoping to do it last year... but with no R/C flying experience, BAD idea... That was also the time when I had done a report for my school's Science Fair on FPV and UAVs that actually got published on Team Blacksheep's homepage!

I'm going to fly a little FPV with some license free equipment first just to see if I like it and if I want to go long range. I have a feeling that I really won't want to go too far, because I really don't know much about what's more than 2-3 miles away from a given point around here, and there's no big landmarks like huge lakes or mountains to go by... plus without an OSD or RTH system, flying in places that my brain hasn't charted yet isn't a good idea in my opinion.

The camera that I got for free is:

So, here's what I ordered!

The vTX:

The vRX:

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Posted by DJO | Aug 31, 2012 @ 07:15 PM | 3,404 Views
3DHS 41'' Edge Maiden Flights: Fast, Slow, High, Low, Tricks and Awesomeness! (5 min 27 sec)

Episode 87 of the RC Foam Show (RCFS)

Personally I think that it's very nice quality but flies OK... in my opinion. I'm not a hater of 3DHS but I've only flown foam and this just doesn't feel right, I'm just not really happy that I spent so, so, so much money on this.

Hit your face on the like button, and comment if you can hear the kid that was talking to me and watching me fly the plane. He said something about the Red Baron...? Not sure.

See him at about 2:18 on takeoff.

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Posted by DJO | Aug 29, 2012 @ 03:37 PM | 3,046 Views
Posted by DJO | Aug 27, 2012 @ 09:14 PM | 3,504 Views
RCFS#86: Edge 540 Build Update (3 min 23 sec)

Episode 86 of the RC Foam Show (RCFS)

Why am I including a balsa build in the RC FOAM show? Because I want to show the foamy people how it is to move up to balsa! Stay tuned for the maiden flight - hopefully soon!

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Posted by DJO | Aug 26, 2012 @ 06:05 PM | 3,299 Views
Still needing 21 to make my goal of 100 for this month!!!!! So please subscribe!