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May 27, 2010, 02:31 AM
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Good to see more Team Bondi guys at it.

Hmm, FVP combat Funjets at the point at Camperdown? - now that sounds like a challenge! I think I'll stay off 2.4 on the video TX, though!

Rest assured that you'll want something faster and more stable than an easy* before long, you can both fly pretty well already, so FPV is not going to be a big leap for you. Go for a funjet - lots of room, can be flown slow, deals with turbulence, easy to land, can be flown fast, good for obsticle course work, and, oh yeah, good for combat too!

Cheers

Roger (who leaves the easy star for teaching the kids how to fly)
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May 27, 2010, 05:56 AM
SPG
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Hi All,

This is my first FPV video upload.
It was recorded using a usb capture device.
Not to impressed with the quality but better than nothing I suppose.
I'll have to have a bit more of a play with the software and see if i can improve it.


Radian FPV flight (9 min 27 sec)


Cheers Vince.
May 27, 2010, 06:13 AM
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Hey guys where can you get cheap patch antennas in Australia? Or are you all importing from overseas.
May 27, 2010, 07:29 AM
The Flying Circus
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Hi team,
I managed a 90 minute slope/ thermal flight today. Got to 1000ft above launch twice.
Too much fun.
Cheers
Frank
May 27, 2010, 07:47 AM
Not a Doctor
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Nice work Frank.
I just glued my Easy-pod together.
Hey, you gotta start somewhere
May 27, 2010, 07:52 AM
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Hi Lads,

FYI - The next batch of the HD camera are on their way!!

These are the new improved version too!!

http://www.mongrelgear.com.au/the-mo...category_id=10

Cheers
Mongrel
May 27, 2010, 08:52 AM
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Quote:
Originally Posted by The_Mongrel
Hi Lads,

FYI - The next batch of the HD camera are on their way!!

These are the new improved version too!!

http://www.mongrelgear.com.au/the-mo...category_id=10

Cheers
Mongrel
Hey Mongrel,
Any word yet on the FS Gogs without the 2.4 rec in them yet? Are they still due in June?

Cheers
Aaron
May 27, 2010, 08:57 AM
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Yep - Still on track. Am waiting for some detail over the next couple of days.
May 27, 2010, 09:19 AM
The Flying Circus
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Quote:
Originally Posted by me_wantee
Nice work Frank.
I just glued my Easy-pod together.
Hey, you gotta start somewhere
Just keep the cyano out of those little bearings
May 27, 2010, 09:27 AM
Not a Doctor
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done and done
May 27, 2010, 09:33 AM
Firepower
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ommadawn;15174268]Any joy with the lenses Col?

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Originally Posted by Firepower
I just tried the lenses in two cameras but they are still the same with most things white outside but the right colours inside the house.

Unless these are also white tree lenses, I do not know where the problem is. Unless it is the sensor.

I have a 540 line Sony and a Killer Camera and they are all right but I do not really want to take their lenses out of the good cameras.

I got brave and took the lens out of the Sony camera and put yours in and the colours still stayed correct when outside.

So that means all the lenses I have including yours are good but I still have the white trees.

Any ideas?




Anyone know how to fix the white trees on the cameras., ( Yeh - do not buy cheap rubbish)
May 27, 2010, 09:52 AM
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Green filter?
May 28, 2010, 04:57 AM
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May 28, 2010, 05:23 AM
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May 28, 2010, 05:34 AM
SSM
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Quote:
Originally Posted by AussieHoppy
So what is a ball park price for a 36mhz futaba (10c?) with a decent long range reciever?
~$690 plus shipping

http://cgi.ebay.com.au/Futaba-10C-2-...item4cefa1df7c

http://hobbycentre.nchctoyworld.com/v2-00/

may need a 36Mhx Tx module and Rx
http://cgi.ebay.com.au/Futaba-FP-TK-...o%3D%26ps%3D63

http://cgi.ebay.com.au/ws/eBayISAPI....=STRK:MEWAX:IT

they were a lot cheaper a couple of months ago: $439 inc. R6014HS Rx (I should have bought two! ):
https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show...&postcount=516
Might be worth calling North Coast Hobbies and seeing if they still have that low price.

Simon


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