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Posted by Rocketman1092 | Aug 06, 2010 @ 09:00 PM | 11,257 Views
Most people who attend the NEAT Fair are familiar with the annual night flying contest. Last year, I didn't participate much since a mid-air took out my Slow Stick early! It won't happen again...
Posted by Rocketman1092 | May 20, 2010 @ 05:44 PM | 11,394 Views
Watch in 480p for best picture. Enjoy!

TwinStar II FPV - 5/16/10 (3 min 38 sec)

Posted by Rocketman1092 | Dec 01, 2009 @ 08:17 PM | 13,054 Views
Here's my Multiplex TwinStar II, built as an FPV (first person view) platform. It was my first major FPV build, and features an on-screen display with autonomous "return-to-home" capability. Here's a list of the equipment I'm using:

- Spektrum DX7 radio with AR7000 receiver
- Twin JustGoFly 450T2 brushless outrunners with APC 8x4E propellers
- Twin Castle Thunderbird 36 ESCs
- Thunder Power 3S 3850mah Extreme V2 Lipo battery
- Eagle Tree OSD Pro On Screen Display
- Eagle Tree Barometric Altimeter
- Eagle Tree GPS Expander
- Eagle Tree eLogger V3 data logger
- FMA Co-Pilot Flight Stabilizer
- 500mW 900mhz video transmitter & receiver set from Hobby Wireless
- SN777 camera from Hobby Wireless
- "Goof-Proof" patch antenna built using plans from Reading
Posted by Rocketman1092 | Dec 01, 2009 @ 08:02 PM | 12,794 Views
Here are some pictures of the Komet I designed for Plantraco. I've never really posted them anywhere, and thought that I'd share. See for more information.
Posted by Rocketman1092 | Dec 01, 2009 @ 07:57 PM | 12,654 Views
Some pictures of my recently completed GWS SlowStick Nightflyer. Equipped with LED tape from