HobbyKing.com New Products Flash Sale
Reply
Thread Tools
Old Apr 08, 2011, 11:23 PM
Registered User
replayreb's Avatar
Oxford, MS
Joined Dec 2005
489 Posts
Discussion
Police send a FPV robot into the home of man armed with guns...

http://www.cnn.com/video/#/video/cri...an.wesh?hpt=T2
replayreb is offline Find More Posts by replayreb
Reply With Quote
Sign up now
to remove ads between posts
Old Apr 08, 2011, 11:55 PM
The Fixer
Martin Y's Avatar
Canada, ON, Milton
Joined Jan 2009
3,737 Posts
All that just so the cops can see his winky.
Martin Y is offline Find More Posts by Martin Y
RCG Plus Member
Latest blog entry: Flyfly Fox Glider
Reply With Quote
Old Apr 09, 2011, 12:18 AM
Registered User
USA, CA, San Carlos
Joined Nov 2007
1,332 Posts
awwww poor robot.

- Jeff
jkarnacki is offline Find More Posts by jkarnacki
Reply With Quote
Old Apr 09, 2011, 12:21 AM
I AP'd myself again......
aviatordave's Avatar
Yawn....Iowa
Joined Mar 2005
2,500 Posts
I'd of just unplugged it.
aviatordave is offline Find More Posts by aviatordave
Reply With Quote
Old Apr 09, 2011, 10:15 PM
FPV Racer - N4FPV
Eddie James's Avatar
United States, GA, Kennesaw
Joined Sep 2009
858 Posts
So what happened? Did they catch the guy?
Eddie James is offline Find More Posts by Eddie James
RCG Plus Member
Latest blog entry: CavCam, Inc.
Reply With Quote
Old Apr 09, 2011, 10:59 PM
So Cal FPV Aviator
EyeFlyPlanes's Avatar
USA, CA, Santa Clarita
Joined Feb 2008
3,575 Posts
65,000 dollars?! Who the heck is in charge of building this thing? The are obviously making a $63,000 profit.

I could save em some money and do it for 30k

EyeFlyPlanes is offline Find More Posts by EyeFlyPlanes
Reply With Quote
Old Apr 09, 2011, 11:04 PM
Why is the Rum gone?
sim_io's Avatar
USA, GA, Savannah
Joined Mar 2008
1,668 Posts
They should have brought one of these instead

sim_io is offline Find More Posts by sim_io
Reply With Quote
Old Apr 10, 2011, 05:57 AM
Live FPV or Die
VRflyer's Avatar
Montreal,Canada
Joined Feb 2002
3,962 Posts
lol
VRflyer is offline Find More Posts by VRflyer
Reply With Quote
Old Apr 10, 2011, 07:03 AM
W4UAV
Gainesville, FL
Joined Nov 2005
1,043 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by EyeFlyPlanes View Post
65,000 dollars?! Who the heck is in charge of building this thing? The are obviously making a $63,000 profit.

I could save em some money and do it for 30k

And that , in part, is why our government is financially in trouble, bloated contracts with no fiscal responsibility. Im tired of the UAV companies (and UGV) charging our government, local or federal, a ridiculous price for something we know is not worth what WE spend on it.
RaptorAP is offline Find More Posts by RaptorAP
Reply With Quote
Old Apr 10, 2011, 09:43 AM
RC = FUN
Fort Wayne, Indiana
Joined Aug 2008
3,629 Posts
You'd think for 65K they'd be able to afford a camera better than that

I'm pretty sure my OSD480 gets a lot better video
flyboy321 is offline Find More Posts by flyboy321
Reply With Quote
Old Apr 10, 2011, 12:09 PM
Just clumsy. Oh, forgetful too
MikeTheCrash's Avatar
undefined
Joined Jun 2008
3,312 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by sim_io View Post
They should have brought one of these instead

that little one in camo looks very realistic
MikeTheCrash is online now Find More Posts by MikeTheCrash
Reply With Quote
Old Apr 10, 2011, 08:27 PM
Stay airborne my friends
rc-mike's Avatar
USA, TN, Dickson
Joined Nov 2004
998 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by MikeTheCrash View Post
that little one in camo looks very realistic
It's just a fancy paint job on one of these.

'The Hobbyist' Comedy Short Directed by Justin A. Waite (3 min 45 sec)
rc-mike is offline Find More Posts by rc-mike
Reply With Quote
Old Apr 10, 2011, 08:45 PM
Slower Traffic Keep Right.....
Teamwoody's Avatar
Pleasanton, Ca
Joined Feb 2007
163 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by rc-mike View Post
It's just a fancy paint job on one of these.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XaxcF...e_gdata_player
I have not laughed that hard in a long time. That was hilarious.
Teamwoody is offline Find More Posts by Teamwoody
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Category Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Discussion New home of Trappy's "Ultimate Zephyr FPV Build" Thread timnilson Other Websites 19 Mar 21, 2011 03:58 PM
Discussion Hey! Mine did'nt come with machine guns and rockets! james1300 Beginner Training Area (Heli-Electric) 1 Mar 11, 2011 11:27 AM
Discussion You can't keep the "bad" guns out. Allow armed citizenry! KMKAZE Life, The Universe, and Politics 422 Nov 11, 2009 08:35 AM
Discussion Woot.com - RTR FPV robot with camera and tx $85 shipped arkcom FPV Talk 2 Dec 15, 2008 05:16 PM