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#1 Bindle83 Nov 24, 2009 08:34 AM

Aussie FPV thread... :)
 
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Howdy All,

I think it has been quite some time and I believe that is about time for all of us Aussie FPV people to have a common thread to post on for ideas and to have a thread where we can organise some FPV trips as well as just have a general occa, tru blue dinky die no raw prawn chat so here it is... :D

We definately need to organise a regular meet up/FPV fly... anywhere in AUS is welcome i can fly anywhere and if there is enough of us i am pretty sure that a FPV roadtrip will not be off the cards.

So it is about time to post up and be known.

Bindle83.

Edit:Maps and Spreadsheet Up to date as of 01/06/2012 Let me know if I have missed anyone.

((To use the maps and open up the spreadsheet via word document and check the numbers for your state to know who is where by nickname))

#2 garris2 Nov 24, 2009 09:56 AM

Geoff here, Melbourne

#3 SSM Nov 24, 2009 10:24 AM

Good move Bindle. I'm an FPV starter - in Camberwell area.

Simon

#4 robmitch Nov 24, 2009 03:55 PM

fair dinkum, are there any other fpvers in tassie?

#5 Ian Williams Nov 24, 2009 08:47 PM

I'm up for it, even chuck in a few tubes, Roo steaks and the barby.

I'm willing to travel to the eastern states.

Ian, Port Elliot, Crow Eater Teritory

#6 CrocEnd Nov 25, 2009 04:00 AM

Been do'in it for 3 years up here lots and lots of gear still looking for mister perfect.

Cheer's ....CrocEnd

#7 Griffo Nov 25, 2009 04:19 AM

Surrey Hills, Melbourne :)

#8 Bindle83 Nov 25, 2009 07:00 AM

Ok, so that everyone knows where is everyone is, please pm me with your suburb, city or town so that i can plot it on a map (updated regularly) to give people an idea where everyone is which makes organisng flights with the locals easier. These maps will be done state by state numbered with ledgends.

If you are keen to have your dot on a map pm me and i will get to it.

Bindle83.

#9 ommadawn Nov 25, 2009 07:00 AM

Cooo EEEE!
Hi, its Frank here in Adelaide.
Im up to planes # 6 and 7 currently. I have been messing with FPV for 2+ years.
A few hits and LOTS of misses but I keep plugging away.
I started this thread some time back:
http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=884724
Any locals want to catch up?

#10 RobJCook Nov 25, 2009 01:50 PM

Rob Cook
Currently Nowra, NSW,
next year Wagga Wagga, NSW
EZ Star, HK450 chopper, next year - tricopter
10 months

#11 Ian Williams Nov 25, 2009 04:57 PM

Hi Ommadawn,

I'm just getting into FPV perhaps we can catch up at some stage.

Cheers

Ian Williams
Port Elliot

#12 thefeeman Nov 25, 2009 06:00 PM

Felix here, in Perth WA

I've been into FPV for a bit more than a year now with both helis and planes. Currently building a gyro stabilised Fox Glider.

#13 Bindle83 Nov 25, 2009 07:13 PM

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Howdy again.

Keep the PM's coming as you can see the list is slowly building.\

Post up sat photos of your current flying sites as well as some ideal spots to go for a look see. I guess that I should lead by examle so here goes ;)

#14 robmitch Nov 25, 2009 07:41 PM

Bindle, wheres the map of tassie? ... Literally, not figuratively ;)

Huonville, Tasmania

#15 Thumb_number Nov 25, 2009 07:48 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by thefeeman (Post 13669319)
Felix here, in Perth WA

I've been into FPV for a bit more than a year now with both helis and planes. Currently building a gyro stabilised Fox Glider.

Hey Felix, that makes two so far!!

George in Perth's Northen 'Burbs.

2.6m ST ROC, currently getting gutted of it's FPV bits for a.....................

Ritewing 54" Zeph, very excited!!:D

I'll fly anywhere I wont get busted, and that doesn't have a bloodly phone tower nearby.

FPV bucket list: FPV DS'ing (you may laugh, but who would have thought we would even be doing FPV 10 years ago. I have age on my side!:) )


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