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Posted by AussieHoppy | Sep 08, 2012 @ 08:53 PM | 14,607 Views
Aimed at semi scale fpv, I maidened this morning and couldn't be happier.
I'm in love!

Lanyu/ Volantex 1400mm Super Decathlon (also sold by Hobbyking)
G&C 3648/600kv motor
12x8x3 MAS prop
FMS 70 amp esc
Multistar 4S 4000mah yields an easy 15 minutes, 20 mins lands at 3.7v/cell
Hitec micro servos all round
HS1177 CCD camera
Henge 260 degree panning servo
Hitec 5055MG micro tilt servo
Home made P&T
Boscam/Skyzone TS353 5.8ghz 400mw
Spironet antenna (top of main wing above cockpit)
FrSky 2.4 rc with one 60cm antenna extension (tail)
Bigaole basic RTH AP
LCD volt gauge is unknown, bought it ages ago and can't remember where I had originally bought it dammit!
Pocket gps, decased and modded, having issues with it (very slow refresh rate) but intend to fix it later.

Airframe and undercarriage are all stock, only replaced the windscreen and removed the "door" windows.

I've replaced the camera and P&T...
Runcam Swift Mini
Home made P&T using the bracket that came with the Runcam cam
Hitec HS225MG panning servo (modded for 180 degrees)
Hitec 5055MG tilt servo
I've also added a hacked Mobius HD cam for HD footage

I Love Flying 25042017 (4 min 14 sec)

Decathlon Low level fun 30042017 (6 min 48 sec)
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Posted by AussieHoppy | Sep 08, 2012 @ 06:50 PM | 13,501 Views
Dave, this is brilliant vid footage brought together with awesome editing.
Something I aspire to.

FPV - Team Echelon - In My Dreams (4 min 26 sec)