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Posted by Casey101 | Jul 14, 2015 @ 06:09 AM | 4,349 Views
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I was having a tough time getting my DVR running in NTSC format. The interesting part was that I could get a clear NTSC picture, but the menu settings were coming out in PAL format.

Turns out the fix for forcing the output format is listed in the instructions included in on the CD as well as some creative searching on the web. For anyone needing these, here's a quick run-down on how to force your DVR into either PAL or NTSC.

If you require an NTSC signal (North America, Japan) you can either poke around randomly on the menus or try the following approach:
First format your SD card, using the supplied format tool.
Open and edit the file system.txt on the supplied CD.
Change the 5th character from 0 to 1 then write this file to your SD card. e.g. for F15V0S9 change the 0 to a 1. 1=NTSC and 0=PAL
With the unit pluged in and hooked to your monitor insert the SD card.
Next press the function button, once you see the message "finished" remove the SD card and delete the file system.txt If you dont see this message press the recessed reset switch and wait for the message.
I didn’t see the “finished” message, but it set the menus to NTSC. I was able to access the menus and continue tuning my ground-station setup.

The device is slow to respond to key presses so be patient. At this point it is now in NTSC, 320 X 240, mixed record.
To change these settings press the mode button and use...Continue Reading
Posted by Casey101 | Jul 13, 2015 @ 05:41 PM | 4,653 Views
Built a ZMR250 with the following components:

ZMR250 H250 250mm Fiberglass Mini Quadcopter Multicopter Frame Kit
Diatone ZMR250 PCB Board For ZMR250 Quadcopter Frame Kit
DYS BE1806 2300KV Brushless Motor 2-3S for Mini Multicopters
Emax Simonk Series 12A
AfroFlight Naze32 Acro AbuseMark FunFly Controller
FrSky D4R-II 2.4G 4CH ACCST Telemetry Receiver

Gemfan 5x3 Inch Plastic 5030 Propeller CW/CCW For 240 250 Frame
Sony Super HAD CCD 600TVL FPV IR Block Camera
Skyzone TS5823 5.8G 200mW 32CH AV Transmitter Module
5.8Ghz SMA Circular-polarized Omni Cloud Spirit TX RX RHCP Antennas

CleanFlight 1.9.0
Experimenting with PID controller 2, "LuxFloat"
Posted by Casey101 | Jul 18, 2014 @ 10:01 AM | 5,481 Views
OpenTx University is alive a well, come check it out. You just might learn something!
Posted by Casey101 | Sep 26, 2013 @ 05:37 PM | 5,770 Views
Received the Skyhunter and started the build. This will be my first foam build.
Following the videos put out by FPV ColoradoStyle thank you!!!

Hobby King 9/16/13
Turnigy 5000mAh 4S1P 14.8v 20C hardcase pack
HobbyKing ECO6-10 200W 10A 6S Bal/Dis/Cyc Charger w/ acc.
Arkbird Autopilot System w/OSD (GPS/Altitude Hold/Auto-Level)
Flat 26AWG servo wire 1mtr (R/B/W)
JR & Spektrum Satellite Receiver Extension Wire 60 & 90cm (2pcs/set)
Servo Terminals (Futaba) Gold Plated (10pairs/set)
Multi-Adapter All-in-One Balance Board (TP/HP/XH/EH)
Female XT60 connectors (5pcs/bag) GENUINE
Male XT60 connectors (5pcs/bag) GENUINE

BevRC 9/15/13
1 of. SunnySky 2820 motor-special customed for X8
1 of. AX 70A brushless ESC
1 of. BEV-180°Digital servos with Metal gears
1 of. BEV-4A UBEC
1 of. Skyhunter(white EPO)--New professional FPV plane
1 of. ESC program card for ESC in our web
3 of. BEV-ES08MA

SurveilZone 9/12/13
Sony Super HAD CCD 600TVL Board Security Camera 2.8mm Lens OSD
Mini Square Camera Metal Case for Board Camera
Customized 30cm Power Video 3pin 1.25mm to 2.54mm servo cable