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Old Oct 29, 2009, 09:49 PM
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OSD onboard the plane reads the GPS coords and sends them to a module on the ground through the audio channel of your video tx, module on the ground grabs that info and drives servos to aim the antenna towards those GPS coords
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Old Oct 29, 2009, 09:54 PM
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Damn you Pratorian! your avatar is mesmerizing!
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Old Oct 29, 2009, 09:55 PM
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Damn you Pratorian! your avatar is mesmerizing!

haha my plan is working, soon you will all be under my command!
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Old Oct 29, 2009, 10:22 PM
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haha my plan is working, soon you will all be under my command!
crap! I was going to say something, but got distracted, now I don't know what I was going to say hahaha
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Old Oct 29, 2009, 10:24 PM
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Yes, that avitar is the best thing to be put in this forum for a long time There is a risk to it though pratorian, if you ever take away that avitar, your inbox will be filled up with PM's demanding it be resotred

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Old Oct 29, 2009, 10:26 PM
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...and a very tiny danger of OT posts....

NAH.... that'd never happen....
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Old Oct 29, 2009, 10:33 PM
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...and a very tiny danger of OT posts....

NAH.... that'd never happen....

I'm sure ppl will forgive me, its the first time I derail a thread
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Old Oct 30, 2009, 05:20 AM
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At least the antteni is pointing correctly (the ground su$$)
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Old Oct 31, 2009, 10:28 AM
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Actaully, the subject of video antennas is right on topic for this thread, as it is one of the most important parts of the ground station. I am glad to see lots of input an discussion on this here.

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Old Oct 31, 2009, 10:44 AM
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I agree Mike.
Nice thread.

Sometime not all the time, people call peolple "trolls" or "derailer's" because they have nothing to add other than insults.

To me anyways it is one of the "weakest" ways to derail a thread lol

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Actaully, the subject of video antennas is right on topic for this thread, as it is one of the most important parts of the ground station. I am glad to see lots of input an discussion on this here.

Mike
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Old Nov 02, 2009, 05:08 AM
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haha my plan is working, soon you will all be under my command!

i only come on this thread to see that picture - its the only naughty picture my work computer lets me view
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Old Nov 03, 2009, 03:06 PM
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Derail a thread, thats been done many times, old stuff... The picture is acutally showing up in so many threads now, I think Pratorian will be the first person to ever succeed in derailing an entire forum

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Old Nov 03, 2009, 03:38 PM
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lol

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Old Nov 03, 2009, 05:18 PM
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lol

Scrape,

I sooo wish I was the one to take that video ! I should use that as my new Avatar

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Old Nov 03, 2009, 05:21 PM
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Man I'd hate to be her father.
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