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May 05, 2010, 04:25 AM
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Well Heres my Radian Mount, simply epoxy it to the top of the Radian on the CG point. Build up with foam & epoxy underneath the mount. Hero HD definatly my favourite camera. Not as neat as the other mount tho.

Heres one of my many Hd aerial Videos

GoPro HD, Black Rock Sands, Beach Aerial Video, Wales (7 min 44 sec)


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Jun 06, 2010, 06:51 PM
USA: LakeGeorge, New York
I love that HeroHD mount !
.....man, that HeroHD VidCam is more than the plane......

I love that Radian !

....great work!

P.s
where in the UK is that....great scene....amazing.
Jun 26, 2010, 01:14 AM
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Is your Radian will bear this load? My Radian have serious problems with climbing :-(
Jun 26, 2010, 05:13 AM
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Radian's don't have problems climbing, if anything they climb to fast. Do you have the elevator set level, with Neutral stick.
The radian, will easy carry the Gopro Camera & more. Here is a video I did the other day, without the camera on board. Climbs like mad & goes real fast. In fact I managed to make the wings flap in a dive, it was so quick.

Parkzone Radian Rc glider, Superfast today (2 min 35 sec)


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Is your Radian will bear this load? My Radian have serious problems with climbing :-(
Jun 26, 2010, 06:19 AM
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Originally Posted by concord12
Radian's don't have problems climbing, if anything they climb to fast. Do you have the elevator set level, with Neutral stick.
The radian, will easy carry the Gopro Camera & more. Here is a video I did the other day, without the camera on board. Climbs like mad & goes real fast. In fact I managed to make the wings flap in a dive, it was so quick.
Yes, without a camera, Radian started and take height as the Rocket. But with a camera, climbing is a very tedious.
Jun 26, 2010, 05:40 PM
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Black Rock Sands, Near Porthmadog, North Wales
Jun 26, 2010, 05:44 PM
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Are you using a GoPro
I tried a JVC GRC1 which is lot taller than the Gopro & that really slowed things down on a windy day.

I also Mount the Gopro under the wing.

And I use a 35C 3 cell lipo 2.2amp rather than the stock battery that I think is only 20C & 1.3amps

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Yes, without a camera, Radian started and take height as the Rocket. But with a camera, climbing is a very tedious.
Nov 12, 2011, 07:02 AM
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Hi there, I'm about to mount a GoPro onto a home-built flying wing (a zagi scaled to 66 inch span) and am unsure how to mount it...

The approach you guys have used of using the original fittings + the waterproof case looks nice and simple, but looks like it would add a lot of drag? Does this slow the Radian down a lot?

My other thought, was to skip using the GoPro case and embed the camera into the leading edge (with plenty of polystyrene around it for protection. I think this would be more aerodynamic, but a bit more effort... How safe do you think this would be for the camera?

Thanks in advance!
Feb 21, 2012, 10:56 PM
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I mounted the gopro on a servo that I glued in just behind the cockpit. I flip it wants in a while when I make a curve.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PprWVB9xlz8
Feb 22, 2012, 07:49 AM
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I mounted the gopro on a servo that I glued in just behind the cockpit. I flip it wants in a while when I make a curve.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PprWVB9xlz8
Beautiful! Where is that?

It would be nice to kill the motor for a bit - it gets distracting. Gorgeous place to film though!
Nov 03, 2014, 06:51 AM
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Go pro hero 3 on a Radian


Help please? I want to mount a GoPro hero 3 onto a radian. One of the best ideas I've seen was behind the canopy but above the wings and use carbon fibre rods. How far back from the canopy? Is the centre of gravity ok as well?
Jan 03, 2015, 09:02 AM
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Nice job-questions


You did a very neat job cutting out the opening. Did you use a hot wire cutter? Also, what kind of clue to add the CF?


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