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Posted by jmxp69 | Sep 19, 2021 @ 10:17 PM | 8,629 Views
Nice helicopter:
Tron 5.5 RC Helicopter Build Review and Maiden (11 min 7 sec)

Posted by jmxp69 | Sep 12, 2021 @ 07:31 PM | 11,123 Views
The Edge team released Companion. Learn what you need to know before jumping in.
EdgeTX Companion is Here! Watch this first. (36 min 3 sec)

Posted by jmxp69 | Sep 05, 2021 @ 05:11 PM | 24,164 Views
In this video, I'll use the Paladin PL-18 for the first time in-flight:
FlySky Paladin PL18 First Flight: First Thoughts (8 min 34 sec)

Posted by jmxp69 | Aug 17, 2021 @ 12:34 AM | 20,124 Views
Couple of awesome SAB Kraken flights:
TWO SAB Kraken 580 RC Heli Pilots Show Their Stuff! (11 min 32 sec)

Posted by jmxp69 | Aug 15, 2021 @ 04:16 PM | 19,152 Views
I'm new to helis. Only have a few flights under my belt, so don't expect much. Spectacular helicopter though. I'm very impressed with it.
SAB Goblin Buddy 380 RC Helicopter Maiden Flight • Novice Heli Pilot (17 min 20 sec)

Posted by jmxp69 | Jun 29, 2021 @ 12:45 AM | 8,318 Views
In this video I show how to migrate from OpenTX to EdgeTX and back. So if you want to take EdgeTX for a spin, you can and you'll have the process to go back to OpenTX if you want.

EdgeTX • How-To Migrate from OpenTX to EdgeTX and back to OpenTX (13 min 53 sec)

Posted by jmxp69 | Jun 23, 2021 @ 12:54 PM | 13,813 Views
Learn EdgeTX Navigation, and take a tour of the new widget options coming our way on the newest opensource firmware for your radio:
EdgeTx • Navigation, Tips, Tricks and What's Coming Next! (1 hr 20 min 10 sec)

Posted by jmxp69 | Jun 18, 2021 @ 05:06 PM | 16,033 Views
EdgeTX has a standalone tool for flashing firmware (and it looks like other functions tbd) via DFU mode. This video shows how to use the flasher to update a TX16s although the process should be about the same for all supported radios:
EdgeTx Snippet • Flash EdgeTx via DFU Mode with EdgeTx Flasher (3 min 37 sec)

Posted by jmxp69 | Jun 17, 2021 @ 03:25 AM | 14,845 Views
How-to flash EdgeTX and a first-time tour of the new touch screen interface.
EdgeTX: How-To Flash EdgeTx Release Candidate 1 • TX16s (1 hr 13 min 13 sec)

Posted by jmxp69 | Jun 03, 2021 @ 10:26 AM | 21,835 Views
In this https://rcvideoreviews.com video I'll show you the very awesome BDI Digidapter along with the TBS Fusion install on the DJI Goggles:
BDI Digidapter and TBS Fusion Install on DJI FPV Goggles v2 (20 min 57 sec)

Posted by jmxp69 | Jun 03, 2021 @ 10:24 AM | 21,753 Views
Are you seriously interested in learning to fly fpv quads? Seriously interested? If you are, you should watch this:
FPV Flight Dynamics • Book Review (37 min 29 sec)

Posted by jmxp69 | Jun 03, 2021 @ 10:23 AM | 20,615 Views
Want to know what's involved getting a BNF or PNP quad from the box to the air? This video walks you through the steps:
Bind and Fly Quad Setup • Box to Flight Ready • Crossfire • OpenTx • DJI Air Unit • Betaflight (2 hr 7 min 52 sec)

Posted by jmxp69 | Jun 03, 2021 @ 10:22 AM | 20,288 Views
The Tyro 119 is a bargain basement quad and the FC is ok, but...let's upgrade it
Tyro 119 FC Upgrade HIFIONRC F7 Max V3 (2 hr 16 min 3 sec)

Posted by jmxp69 | Jun 03, 2021 @ 10:21 AM | 20,255 Views
This is the https://rcvideoreviews.com first look at the SMO 4k FPV Camera:
SMO 4k First Look Plus Wiring and Betaflight/OpenTx Configuration (46 min 52 sec)

Posted by jmxp69 | Jun 03, 2021 @ 10:20 AM | 19,696 Views
This is a simple demo on how to connect and configure a Bluetooth module to your flight computer. This little gimmick allows you to use a free app called Speedybee to configure Betaflight and iNav from your phone via Bluetooth. VERY handy when you're at the field and need to make adjustments.
How-to Add Bluetooth to your Betaflight Flight Controller (17 min 47 sec)

Posted by jmxp69 | Jun 03, 2021 @ 10:18 AM | 19,035 Views
Here is the https://rcvideoreviews.com first look at the Eachine TX16s by Radiomaster:
Eachine TX16s OpenTx Radio First Look: More Than Meets the Eye... (44 min 10 sec)

Posted by jmxp69 | Jun 03, 2021 @ 10:16 AM | 17,465 Views
In this video, I'll show you how to get the most out of the Runcam5 Orange with the 4k30XV format:
Runcam5 Orange: The Secret to 4k30XV - It's Really 4:3! (7 min 29 sec)

Posted by jmxp69 | Jun 03, 2021 @ 10:10 AM | 17,269 Views
In this https://rcvideoreviews.com video I show how to use Betaflight motor scaling which allows you to run a 6s battery on 4s motors. I've flown with this configuration and it works great:
Fly Your 4s Quad with a 6s Battery! • Automatic Switching • Betaflight Motor Scaling (9 min 19 sec)

Posted by jmxp69 | Jun 03, 2021 @ 10:08 AM | 14,148 Views
Just tooling around with the PT-19. Nice little plane:
Flying the Great Planes PT-19 (11 min 10 sec)

Posted by jmxp69 | Jun 03, 2021 @ 10:06 AM | 13,604 Views
Simple video to show how easy it is to cut the battery to goggles cord on the DJI goggles so you can shorten it. I keep my battery on the goggle strap so the long cable had to go:
DJI Goggles Cutting the Cord (8 min 48 sec)