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Old Oct 31, 2010, 06:12 PM
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first fpv flights here - look here for beginer flights crashes and more nasty stuff!

my first fpv flights (ohh this is in my other trex 450):

fpv 1 (4 min 53 sec)


crashed:

fpv 2 (2 min 5 sec)


minimal damage, blown main...
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Old Nov 01, 2010, 01:06 PM
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Was the crash down to you there? Just seemed to plummet really quickly at the end.

I've been trying fpv heli flying on the sim - it ain't easy!
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Old Nov 01, 2010, 01:07 PM
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i think it started going sideways and when i tried to recover things went a little crazey and I lost lift. Luckily just blew a main gear.
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Old Nov 01, 2010, 02:54 PM
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Way to go! I've asked for some FPV equipment for Christmas for my trex 450.

What's your setup? It seems like you have more interference than I would expect for how close you're flying - do you have any ideas what's causing it?

I can't wait to join you.
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Old Nov 01, 2010, 05:15 PM
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not really sure just getting started here. here's some pics of my setup:
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