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Old Mar 27, 2011, 04:06 PM
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MyVu Crystal EV Personal Media Viewer for FPV ?


who is using them ? 640x480 for 40 - good price but why ?
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Old Mar 27, 2011, 05:41 PM
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just did a search on them, as i never heard of them, and although they look tiny, they appear to have a good resolution, and for 40 they would make a good reserve pair, if i could find them for 40 i would defo get a pair even just to keep in your ground station, just found this
https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show...36&postcount=8
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Old Mar 28, 2011, 07:27 AM
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just did a search on them, as i never heard of them, and although they look tiny, they appear to have a good resolution, and for 40 they would make a good reserve pair, if i could find them for 40 i would defo get a pair even just to keep in your ground station, just found this
https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show...36&postcount=8
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http://shop.ebay.co.uk/nigel864/m.ht...&_trksid=p3686
good luck. i won one pair for 40
Thanks
Old Mar 28, 2011, 07:35 AM
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I have myvu crystal original edition. I've nvr used them for fpv but I know user pc pilot does and is very happy with them.

Mine do give a very good picture. The fov is a bit on the narrow side but for 40 IF they are the same or similar I think it's worth trying them out.
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I have myvu crystal original edition. I've nvr used them for fpv but I know user pc pilot does and is very happy with them.

Mine do give a very good picture. The fov is a bit on the narrow side but for 40 IF they are the same or similar I think it's worth trying them out.
crystal ev have 30% bigger screen comparing to crystals.
Old Mar 28, 2011, 10:36 AM
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I use the MYVU Crystal and like it very much. It does not blue screen with degrading video signal, you will see as the image gets worse. It will blue screen on total loss of signal but comes back as soon as the signal is restored. I agree that the field of view is not the widest but the picture is very clear and crisp. Plus it has brightness and contrast contols.
Old Mar 28, 2011, 02:56 PM
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well just put a bid in on a pair, looking at the info on them i reconn they will make a great second / spare pare, and also if anyone wants to be a passenger on a flight
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Old Mar 29, 2011, 02:29 AM
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Nice Kopin LCDs, really sharp crisp video but smaller screen as mentioned above. Good price but needs a cover since too much light enters from above and below the goggles. One of Rob's Ski mask cheap fix will turn this goggle into one really nice piece! ( https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show....php?t=1371085 ) Oh for those who wear glasses, the standard way of wearing these are not that perfect...need some sort of straps like used for sports to hold the goggles firmly in place. Again.. the video is nice and you will forget about the minor things.

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Old Mar 29, 2011, 03:14 AM
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my main goggles are the vr1400 and i use a similar ski goggles set up on them, and will use the same thing on the myvu, when i will use them
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Old Mar 29, 2011, 04:14 AM
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Foam's Law
Anyone got a measurement of the IPD please?

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Old Mar 29, 2011, 05:39 AM
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so are these 640x480? and do they blue screen?
Old Mar 29, 2011, 06:35 AM
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so are these 640x480? and do they blue screen?
640x480-Yes
blue screen-Only with total loss of signal
Old May 12, 2011, 03:17 PM
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Help with wiring of Myvu


I finally got my Myvu goggles today. Unfortunately the Lipo inside is dead, and in the process of opening the case I managed to rip the 3 battery wires clean of the PCB.

Has anyone opened theirs and would be able to help me identify what is + and what is - on the PCB? Any help appreciated.

If anyone who's got these would be able to just carefully lift the lid of the casing - start on the side and move towards the jack connector (not the one going to the goggles) one should be able to see the wires of the battery and how they connect to the PCB. .

I've included a picture of the PCB. I guess there might be a way to find out which is the + or - on the PCB by testing against some of the other components but that's outside of my scope of knowledge....

- Thomas
Old May 12, 2011, 05:02 PM
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thomas i opened up mine and if you look at your picture the bottom is black wire middle is red wire and top is blue wire
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Old May 12, 2011, 05:44 PM
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thomas i opened up mine and if you look at your picture the bottom is black wire middle is red wire and top is blue wire
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Thank you ever so much Carl! I owe you one.

- Thomas


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