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Old Feb 04, 2013, 11:51 PM
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Old Feb 04, 2013, 11:55 PM
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if in doubt, wait until Mike posts that its time for the new contest.
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Old Feb 05, 2013, 12:31 AM
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It wasn't the fact that he posted in this thread too early, it was the fact he uploaded his vid to YouTube in 2012...
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Old Feb 05, 2013, 12:51 AM
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Congrats EastCoast! Up until a few days ago I thought I had a chance but then yours seem to just take off! Enjoy
Joffa your video is expertly mixed, i thoroughly enjoyed it, beauty!
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Old Feb 05, 2013, 03:52 AM
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Hey thanks Polix :P
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Old Feb 05, 2013, 06:34 AM
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My entry for this week.

New personal FPV distance record. (3 min 32 sec)
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Old Feb 05, 2013, 06:54 AM
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This is my 1 month old video ,not much flying since that...crap weather ...
did not go further or higher because of some bugs in my DLV2 which Mike happily replace for me .Thanks Mike ,will send back my old V2 system soon
Wet Skywalker (3 min 30 sec)
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Old Feb 05, 2013, 07:25 AM
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I had been struggling getting the PPM from Dragonlink to my APM. The DL v2 docs are really clear about PPM being output on Ch. 12...

But, I am getting PPM out of Channel 9. Hope this helps, feedback appreciated. So it finally works, correctly. (Video antenna not placed yet.)

I know there was a some production confusion on the first runs of the V2 RX, i.e. Channels 1-8 being labeled backwards, etc. Perhaps there is something weird about the PPM output too.

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Old Feb 05, 2013, 07:42 AM
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The PPM output is determined by firmware, do you happen to have a V2RX for an older V1 radio? Do you have any other receivers?
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Old Feb 05, 2013, 08:23 AM
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The PPM output is determined by firmware, do you happen to have a V2RX for an older V1 radio? Do you have any other receivers?
Perhaps... I don't know what TX I have. Bought both together a few months ago.

I haven't tried to upgrade any firmware.
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Old Feb 05, 2013, 08:34 AM
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Perhaps... I don't know what TX I have. Bought both together a few months ago.

I haven't tried to upgrade any firmware.
Did you buy used or new? If new, then you should have the newest firmare and Ch12 PPM. The V1 Tx case had one rounded edge, the V2 Tx cases are all square edges.
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Old Feb 05, 2013, 01:02 PM
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Did you buy used or new? If new, then you should have the newest firmare and Ch12 PPM. The V1 Tx case had one rounded edge, the V2 Tx cases are all square edges.
I have a V1 system (Rx is a 12c model I believe) with V2 firmware. Ch 9 or 12 for PPM?
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Old Feb 05, 2013, 01:09 PM
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I have a V1 system (Rx is a 12c model I believe) with V2 firmware. Ch 9 or 12 for PPM?
channel 12
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Old Feb 05, 2013, 01:54 PM
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Did you buy used or new? If new, then you should have the newest firmare and Ch12 PPM. The V1 Tx case had one rounded edge, the V2 Tx cases are all square edges.
Bought new direct from DL store, on August 21 2012..

Not looking at the case, but its all squared, i think and has the dragon logo screened on....

My RX is a v2, one of the one that has channels 1-8 labelled backwards.
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Old Feb 05, 2013, 02:16 PM
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Bought new direct from DL store, on August 21 2012..

Not looking at the case, but its all squared, i think and has the dragon logo screened on....

My RX is a v2, one of the one that has channels 1-8 labelled backwards.
that is a v2.7 RX... you may have the batch that has PPM on CH9... try both CH9 and CH12 for PPM (plug a servo in... if it chatters its ppm)

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