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Old Nov 11, 2013, 05:34 PM
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LaTrax Alias Quadcopter Videos

A little on-the-fly review as I give my brand new LaTrax Alias its maiden flight.

LaTrax Alias Quadcopter - Maiden Flight (with On-The-Fly Review Commentary) (5 min 52 sec)
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Old Nov 12, 2013, 07:46 PM
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LaTrax Alias Quadcopter - Stunts and Fast Flight

Putting it through its paces…

LaTrax Alias Quadcopter - Stunts and Fast Flight (3 min 52 sec)
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Old Nov 13, 2013, 02:20 PM
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My first night flight of the LaTrax Alias. I am in love with this quadcopter!

LaTrax Alias Quadcopter - Maiden Night Flight (4 min 8 sec)
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Old Nov 20, 2013, 12:14 AM
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I like this size. Aaah dang, not another quad to buy...
thx for the vids, good info.
does this bind with Spektrum?
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Old Nov 20, 2013, 11:10 AM
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I like this size. Aaah dang, not another quad to buy...
thx for the vids, good info.
does this bind with Spektrum?
No binding with Spektrum. This uses its own radio frequency and can only be flown with the RTF Tx.

It is an awesome quad though!

If you want to fly with your Spektrum, you might wait for the Blade 180QX to come out. I'm expecting it to fly just as nice as this, and you could use your DXwhatever radio with it.
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Old Nov 21, 2013, 11:07 AM
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Serious wind test, in post-Tornado Warning 30-40mph wind.

LaTrax Alias Quadcopter - Flying In Very High Wind! (6 min 51 sec)
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Old Nov 22, 2013, 11:38 AM
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One last flight video before I do my detailed review. This is just a quickie, showing off the "Twister" rudder stunt's virtual heading hold, and some hand launches.

LaTrax Alias Quadcopter - Oh, And A Couple More Things It Can Do... (3 min 0 sec)
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Old Nov 25, 2013, 02:58 PM
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Aerial footage from my Mobius Action Cam mounted under the battery:

LaTrax Alias Quadcopter - Aerial Footage (2 min 9 sec)
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Old Nov 25, 2013, 05:21 PM
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And with no further ado, here is my detailed review.

LaTrax Alias Quadcopter - Detailed Review and Flight (9 min 10 sec)
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Old Dec 22, 2013, 12:07 AM
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How do you like this quad i am looking a it and am wanting to know what others think of it
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Old Dec 22, 2013, 03:59 PM
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How do you like this quad i am looking a it and am wanting to know what others think of it
Did you watch my videos? I am a huge fan of it. It is my current favorite outdoor quad.
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Old Dec 22, 2013, 11:34 PM
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Just watched your vids and subbed right away great vids btw also was checking specks and reading reviews and people were complaining about motors burning out you having this problem?
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Old Dec 29, 2013, 03:05 PM
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Great review..
That guy really sounds like a fun flyer, but dang the proprietary radio. Shame all these manufactures couldn't adopt AnyLink or something so we don't need to drag a trailer full of radios with us. Not to mention all the AA bats which I won't use anything short of lithium as sure as hell I'll leave the bats in only to find they leaked all over and ruined something, if not lithium.. Grrr..

Maybe they will consider a Tx module if all find it as nice as you seem to. And then it's always possible the Deviation guys can fix us up by adding the protocol. Ah, that's prolly wishful thinking..

Well I need to go check out your X4 FPV review, as that's one of my favs but kinda pricey when it came out. Hopefully they have come down a little.

Many thanks for the reviews, they are always very helpful.
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Old Dec 30, 2013, 12:21 PM
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Glad you like my reviews!

I would absolutely love it if radio protocols were standardized. A universal Tx would be a dream come true!

The X4 FPV has come down to just over $150, which I think is a great deal for what it is!
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Old Dec 30, 2013, 01:13 PM
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Another aerial footage video… this was intended to test the flight duration with the Mobius camera mounted.

LaTrax Alias Quadcopter - Aerial Footage #2 (Full Battery Duration Test) (5 min 20 sec)
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