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Old Mar 17, 2011, 03:48 PM
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Here's a video with my Aiptek HD1080P looking directly at my Haier 7" T.V. screen. During the short switching time, the Aiptek gives up and reverts to "looking thru the lens" mode. I don't think there is a problem with the video system or switcher, the problem seems to be that the Aiptek is real finicky about the consistency of the video signal.

Art - I'm going to have to go back through this thread to see why I don't see you using the EasyCap anymore.

rcmonster99 - Love the accent!


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DQecDHbH9XE
Looks like the switcher does a nice job...

EasyCap does a nice job, just more stuff to carry to the field, sometimes computer does wierd stuff while trying to capture video. You usually have your laptop at the field anyway, do you not? You can try it out if you like.
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Old Mar 17, 2011, 03:51 PM
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Yea nice little cam and nice little price ! I bought an OSD cam that was cheaper than the last one, but it weights more...

Balsabuster, at least you HAVE an Aiptek, mine didn't come yet...

When are building the wing Art ? curious about that model...built up if I remember.
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Old Mar 17, 2011, 05:33 PM
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Yea nice little cam and nice little price ! I bought an OSD cam that was cheaper than the last one, but it weights more...

Balsabuster, at least you HAVE an Aiptek, mine didn't come yet...

When are building the wing Art ? curious about that model...built up if I remember.
The wing is next after the Senorita. Wasn't really thinking FPV when I bought the wing... but probably will.
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Old Mar 17, 2011, 05:42 PM
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RCMonster, I'd like to see some video taken with the little cam on the Stryker. I'd like to have one cam like that on the Stryker if the image quality is good.

BTW thanks for the stryker video.

Would have been nice to fly today, sunny and over freezing point ! Still lots of snow on the ground and very icy and tough for foamie fuselages until mid day when the snow gets soft as it gets hotter. Better tape that stryker bottom a bit...
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Old Mar 17, 2011, 11:52 PM
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Stryker graphics

OK, here it is: The Stryker is painted. The colors are chosen to enhance vision of the plane in the sky, and they gave me an idea for a graphic. It may be a little foolish, and I am no artist, but here goes. Laugh all you want
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Old Mar 17, 2011, 11:55 PM
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When are building the wing Art ? curious about that model...built up if I remember.
http://ak-models.com/mm5/merchant.mv...ode=NITRO46_65
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Old Mar 17, 2011, 11:58 PM
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OK, here it is: The Stryker is painted. The colors are chosen to enhance vision of the plane in the sky, and they gave me an idea for a graphic. It may be a little foolish, and I am no artist, but here goes. Laugh all you want
Looks like it should bee a real honey of a plane.
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Old Mar 18, 2011, 12:02 AM
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My power supply showed up today.
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Old Mar 18, 2011, 12:27 AM
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Your house lights may go dim when you fire that up!
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Old Mar 18, 2011, 12:34 AM
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Looks like it should bee a real honey of a plane.
Oh well, so bee it Just hope it won't dart into the ground, or fly away
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Old Mar 18, 2011, 12:51 AM
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Your house lights may go dim when you fire that up!
Says 12 amps on 110v, it's also rated for 220v input, would only draw 6 amps while outputting 72 amps 12v DC. This thing is a beast!
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Old Mar 18, 2011, 12:52 AM
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Lol! No I like it i like it! Art, you'll love the Stryker for FPV. It is a sweet FPV plane, with a nice wide speed envelope and excellent wind penetration. It is my current go-to bash and crash and turn and burn FPV plane, while my Mentor is kinda my big baby that I am planning on developing into a long range, long endurance FPV/UAV ship.
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Old Mar 18, 2011, 03:47 AM
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OK, here it is: The Stryker is painted. The colors are chosen to enhance vision of the plane in the sky, and they gave me an idea for a graphic. It may be a little foolish, and I am no artist, but here goes. Laugh all you want
BEE IN YOUR BONNET carguy ? that is some cute artwork ! I love it ! If that was me I would have put black stripes on the other side....
really nice ! I like it
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Old Mar 18, 2011, 10:06 AM
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BEE IN YOUR BONNET carguy ? that is some cute artwork ! I love it ! If that was me I would have put black stripes on the other side....
really nice ! I like it
Exactly what my daughter said...I think I will add some

I like that expression "bee in your bonnet " I do have one about FPV for sure !

I think it will be ready to buzz around next weekend, also planning to try the greatPlanes Spectra with FPV. I have a brushless upgrade for it. If the motor fits easily, I could try the new system this sunday.
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supposed to be 60 this Sunday, hope no wind.
East wind Sunday 23 mph.
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