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Old Mar 11, 2012, 02:12 PM
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Glenstr, if your having trouble getting a signal in from the stereo av input, try pulling the jack out slightly. My unit doesnt show video if i push the jack all the way into the plug, but rather i have to pull it out very slightly for it to work. Its still held in securely though.

Also, make sure you have the switch for the internal receiver set to off when using the av plug.
That's exactly what it was, when I hooked it up to my FPV gear I got the same thing, and when I felt the connection to make sure it was in I notices a flicker so I played with it and noticed pulling it out tad gave me a picture.
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Old Mar 17, 2012, 09:10 PM
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zaguruinzasky, webdr, Glenstr, I've got the some problem with the head tracker. Sometimes it moved for a second or so on its own. and then it stops. The movement is not very smooth but works. Did you have luck with finding solution? Did you report to somebody?
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Old Mar 17, 2012, 10:35 PM
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zaguruinzasky, webdr, Glenstr, I've got the some problem with the head tracker. Sometimes it moved for a second or so on its own. and then it stops. The movement is not very smooth but works. Did you have luck with finding solution? Did you report to somebody?
I reported the problem ( this problem:
Fatshark Dominator Head Tracker problem (1 min 39 sec)
) to Gregory at FatShark, he sent me a new unit few days ago with a new updated firmware (v3), I will let you know as soon as I receive it. He agrees with me that it's not normal.
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Old Mar 17, 2012, 10:46 PM
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How do I contact Gregory as FatShark?
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gowiththeshark website... http://www.gowiththeshark.com/contac...py_Camera.html
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Old Mar 26, 2012, 08:26 AM
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anyone know what the new goggles are that fatshark are now working on? hopefully dom/pred with bigger FOV? i dont like the smaller fov in the new ones... ;-(
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Old Apr 08, 2012, 11:03 PM
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bet there going to be good
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Old Apr 09, 2012, 07:50 PM
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Can anyone with the Futaba head tracking cable give me a picture with the pinout for the PS2 end and the Futaba square plug end? I'm thinking of making up a cable myself and wanted to make sure I had it right.
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Old May 07, 2012, 11:00 PM
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If you wear glasses like me i don't think the rubber cup will fit, need to take off my glasses in order to use this
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Old May 08, 2012, 12:11 PM
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That is what the Diopter lenses are for.
You get a variety of lenses for $20 that insert right into the goggles, surely one set out of the package will work for you:
http://www.rangevideo.com/index.php?...roducts_id=198
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Old May 08, 2012, 12:31 PM
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anyone know what the new goggles are that fatshark are now working on? hopefully dom/pred with bigger FOV? i dont like the smaller fov in the new ones... ;-(

I would love to know this too...

Perhaps a higher resolution and wider FOV display with a very good scaling engine to scale up the video nicely. I guess that might bring all sorts of problems with lag etc but my samsung hi def tv does quite a good job of scaling up standard def tv so why can't my video goggles?

In the mean time I'm just chomping at the bit waiting for the new HD camera... he said he hopes to be able to release some info this week if all goes to plan.
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Old May 11, 2012, 09:04 AM
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Glenstr, if your having trouble getting a signal in from the stereo av input, try pulling the jack out slightly. My unit doesnt show video if i push the jack all the way into the plug, but rather i have to pull it out very slightly for it to work. Its still held in securely though.
hate the av port problem a slight move sometime render the video links loss if you are flying that would be disastrous!
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Old May 11, 2012, 09:05 AM
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hate the av port problem a slight move sometime render the video links loss if you are flying that would be disastrous!
its not hanging there by a thread, its very secure even when pulled out slightly. Ive never had a signal loss and I use them alot.
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Old May 15, 2012, 12:20 PM
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My plan was to output the 5.8rx stream to a DVR while I view the feed and fly on my goggles.. is this not possible?
On my workbench tests, My tx is transmitting the image, my goggles display said image. I've got the dominator video cables plugged into the goggle video plug on one end and into the DVR's video-in on the other. The resulting videos are just blackness.. timestamp is accurate, but no image.. Any ideas?
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Old May 16, 2012, 07:37 AM
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My plan was to output the 5.8rx stream to a DVR while I view the feed and fly on my goggles.. is this not possible?
On my workbench tests, My tx is transmitting the image, my goggles display said image. I've got the dominator video cables plugged into the goggle video plug on one end and into the DVR's video-in on the other. The resulting videos are just blackness.. timestamp is accurate, but no image.. Any ideas?
try pulling the jack slowly sometime it need some pull to have video, as few ppl posted before
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