Originally Posted by PAinguIN
It sounds like I need to follow the same advice you've given AusBryan eh? ;-)
Sorry for not getting back to you before, but yes you would probably be much better off starting with a basic system to hone your flying skills before stepping up to a more complex system. There's no short-cut to becoming a competent pilot and you have to put the hours of practice in and you'll learn so much on the way as to what works and what doesn't.