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Old Jul 25, 2012, 05:12 AM
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Nice video. I have the QAV500 also but have not got to fly it yet. Looks like it flys really nice. I cant wait.
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Old Jul 25, 2012, 05:58 AM
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Mini Skywalker FPV

I had some crazy fun with my 260g Mini Skywalker last weekend. Sorry about the low-res quality, but that's what a 1g nano camera (on nano pan servo) delivers. Those Dutch hills are man made (ex garbage dumps) by the way.

Mini Skywalker FPV, at mini meeting, first flight (5 min 10 sec)

This video contains a bit of everything (except formation flying and crashes). I landed it just in time, at the same moment the ESC low voltage cut off did it's job.


Mini Skywalker FPV, chasing Easy Glider Pro and landing into Niels' hands. (6 min 37 sec)

This is my favourite video because at the end a buddy asked me to do a FPV landing into his hands. After deciding where he should stand (on the footpath because I could see that better), I approached and landed straight into his palms
The first part starts with intercepting and chasing an Easy Glider Pro. Then some stunting that was a little too low for comfort at the 5:35 mark.
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Old Jul 25, 2012, 09:47 AM
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Hey IZR how was the link when you had so many trees/obstacles between you and the quadcopter? I'm impressed that you were able to fly with that much precision while there was so much vegetation between you and the quad. What video system and antennas are you using?
Thanks, it must be that it's a tricopter and not a quad

The videosystem is actually the basic starter package from readymaderc.com running with stock antennas at 1320 Mhz. I get a lot of glitches when trees/houses are in the way but I have learned to fly with those
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Old Jul 25, 2012, 09:33 PM
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Nice! I guess this is CK's Demon. LOL! You had to get your long distance "10 mile" out of the way on your maiden
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Old Jul 25, 2012, 11:11 PM
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Nice! I guess this is CK's Demon. LOL! You had to get your long distance "10 mile" out of the way on your maiden
haha yes its a custom cut demon haha yes i wanted to check the waves at the beach where i surf
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Zep2 sunset flight

Sunset flight with the Zephyr 2 / Gopro (3 min 57 sec)
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Old Jul 26, 2012, 01:06 AM
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Tri Crash

I was just starting to feel confident in how my Tri was flying then it lost a prop.

Game Over

FPV Tri Crash (3 min 51 sec)
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Old Jul 26, 2012, 01:06 AM
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Mixed MutliWii FPV-scenes from the past few weeks. Shot in the southern Black Forest area in Germany.

I wanna fly: MultiWii FPV (3 min 57 sec)
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Old Jul 26, 2012, 02:51 AM
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I was just starting to feel confident in how my Tri was flying then it lost a prop.

Game Over

https://vimeo.com/46408924
If I had a nickel...
Didn't seem like such a bad crash, but certainly made a mess of your
arms and their mounts. That's why I built my own tricopter frame
(see profile). I've lost it like you did over pavement, and been
flying again 10 minutes later.

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Old Jul 26, 2012, 03:20 AM
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I had some crazy fun with my 260g Mini Skywalker last weekend. Sorry about the low-res quality, but that's what a 1g nano camera (on nano pan servo) delivers. Those Dutch hills are man made (ex garbage dumps) by the way.


This video contains a bit of everything (except formation flying and crashes). I landed it just in time, at the same moment the ESC low voltage cut off did it's job.



This is my favourite video because at the end a buddy asked me to do a FPV landing into his hands. After deciding where he should stand (on the footpath because I could see that better), I approached and landed straight into his palms
The first part starts with intercepting and chasing an Easy Glider Pro. Then some stunting that was a little too low for comfort at the 5:35 mark.

That little nano camera performs pretty good!, is that the same camera RMRC stocks?. Do you have a link to the exact one you have.


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Old Jul 26, 2012, 05:05 AM
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That little nano camera performs pretty good!, is that the same camera RMRC stocks?. Do you have a link to the exact one you have.


Cheers.
I think all nano cameras are the same, except mine uses a wide angle lens that I bought seperately because the standard lens is too narrow for FPV. Foxtechfpv carries similar cameras with mic and 90 degree FOV lens built in and the quality is probably the same. That would be my choice if I had to buy a new one.
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FPV at the sea - part n°1

FPV altitude HOSSEGOR CAPBRETON GOPRO OCEAN SEA VOL IMMERSION FIRST PERSON VIEW SKYWALKER (12 min 36 sec)
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Old Jul 26, 2012, 01:09 PM
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Yea the frame looked cool but certainly didn't crash well next one will be similar to your build.


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If I had a nickel...
Didn't seem like such a bad crash, but certainly made a mess of your
arms and their mounts. That's why I built my own tricopter frame
(see profile). I've lost it like you did over pavement, and been
flying again 10 minutes later.

ian
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I have this frame from blueskyrc that works pretty good. 39 $ and very resistant and easy to repair. Must provide arms, I used slow stick fiberglass fuselage square rods and fill them up with balsa.
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Old Jul 26, 2012, 02:39 PM
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FPV sea and beach - part n°2

MODELISME FPV part 2 HOSSEGOR CAPBRETON VOL IMMERSION GOPRO UAV DRONE VUE AERIENNE (14 min 43 sec)


this vidéo will be complete charged on youtube in few minutes
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