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Old Feb 03, 2013, 11:35 AM
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You did good on all the FPV equipment (except I don't think you needed the extra deans connector for the Fatshark battery, it comes with the battery) I need to get an OSD and an amplified mic.
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Old Feb 03, 2013, 11:41 AM
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You did good on all the FPV equipment (except I don't think you needed the extra deans connector for the Fatshark battery, it comes with the battery) I need to get an OSD and an amplified mic.
cool, thanks. I guess that's not bad. At least I didn't leave anything out. Well, the diopters as I need reading glasses. I got the though.

What are you using a mic for?
Old Feb 03, 2013, 11:54 AM
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cool, thanks. I guess that's not bad. At least I didn't leave anything out. Well, the diopters as I need reading glasses. I got the though.

What are you using a mic for?
The Fatshark video transmitter also transmits audio and the Fatshark's have a headphone jack to hear the servo's and motors to detect problems (receiver glitching) and it's much more immersive into your aircraft.
Old Feb 03, 2013, 01:24 PM
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interesting. I think this will keep me busy for now. It is all a bit overwhelming.
Old Feb 03, 2013, 09:44 PM
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My attitude sd will be here tomoz... Did I just read correctly?... The tx doesn't have an onboard mic?... My $60 set from hobbywireless came with one.. seems cheeky
Old Feb 03, 2013, 11:16 PM
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My attitude sd will be here tomoz... Did I just read correctly?... The tx doesn't have an onboard mic?... My $60 set from hobbywireless came with one.. seems cheeky
Yeah, no on board mic. Make sure if you are going to use audio to get the adjustable headphones.
Old Feb 03, 2013, 11:41 PM
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Yeah, no on board mic. Make sure if you are going to use audio to get the adjustable headphones.
will any old adjustable headphones work? I just realized the camera i bought has a mic built into it.
Old Feb 03, 2013, 11:51 PM
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Anyone know what the power consumption is on this Rx?
Old Feb 03, 2013, 11:53 PM
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i ordered the headphones...just assumed my tx had mic..like my cheapo one ...ill have to just use the goggles with my old equipment till i can get a mic...anybody know of a guide on where to solder or plug the mic to..??ლ(ಠ_ಠლ)
Old Feb 04, 2013, 12:44 AM
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So, I finally figured out how to mount everything on my quad. Should be able to test it after a while...

I'm using a 5.8 GHz module running straight off a 1S Lipo, and little KX-1 camera. The video looks great through the walls in my house but I'll have to do a few LOS flights first due to an injury to my eye, I can't wear the goggles...
Old Feb 04, 2013, 04:16 AM
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hi guys,
I bought this camera from sc2000 and when I made the purchase, I asked the rep. what kind of connectors I would need if I wanted to buy extras. I was told that the camera takes a 3-pin 1.25mm connector. So I found a pack of 10 for a fraction of the price off ebay. I bought these and they are just a little (very little) bit too big. I tried to fit the ebay wire into the camera and it was just wouldn't go. Anyone know why there's a discrepancy and which wires I should have gone with?? The vendor is selling them for like 4 bucks.. which aint a lot... but these ones cost me 4 bucks for 10 WITH shipping off ebay.
Old Feb 04, 2013, 09:04 AM
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So, I finally figured out how to mount everything on my quad. Should be able to test it after a while...

I'm using a 5.8 GHz module running straight off a 1S Lipo, and little KX-1 camera. The video looks great through the walls in my house but I'll have to do a few LOS flights first due to an injury to my eye, I can't wear the goggles...
Turn that cloverleaf downward for better reception. Also, use 2 zip ties on each leg and attach a small wooden dowel for heightened landing gear

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Old Feb 04, 2013, 11:22 AM
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Turn that cloverleaf downward for better reception. Also, use 2 zip ties on each leg and attach a small wooden dowel for heightened landing gear

-Alex
Ok thanks, I did wonder about that, even looked up the radiation patterns for it. I'm going to get some of the extension legs for it, so I can put the GoPro underneath.
Old Feb 04, 2013, 12:30 PM
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Ok thanks, I did wonder about that, even looked up the radiation patterns for it. I'm going to get some of the extension legs for it, so I can put the GoPro underneath.
i made the same changes to mine and i doubled my range
Old Feb 04, 2013, 01:15 PM
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Anyone know what the power consumption is on this Rx?


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