Originally Posted by Pookyjuice
After seeing 6 pages of people fiddling with firmware flashes and fiddling with open- source software mods and not single person actaully Flying with this "Plug and Play" system I feel it's not premature to call this HK attempt a FAIL.
This thread seems to have devolved into people hacking about to convince themselves that they didn't waste their hard-earned money. I'm sure if any of you were able to prove me wrong, you'd do so...
My apologies, I think must have woken up (at work) pissed off and hungry when I posted that. I was nonplussed at the amount of work this system seems to take to set up, and that rant was definitely coming from a POV of ignorance.
I suppose I wanted to believe that a UHF setup that actually fits into my current budget would be easy to set up and
affordable. There's no such thing as a free lunch, I realize. An ultra cheap n00b-friendly LRS would probably result in many lost planes in the short term.