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Old Aug 07, 2012, 04:09 PM
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Now Dragon Link works with RVOSD by PPM input in Elev in channel. Great...

Regarding the rssi I can't find reading instruction the type of signal. Someone that use Dragon Link and RVOSD can tell me what's the correct choice... Analog or Packet 1 ?
Id better stay on the RVOSD page here. Could you show how. Im going to redo mine tonight. I need to get alot of wires out of my bay. So servos plug into rvosd outputs and 1 in elivator to DL rx ppm ch9 or ch12?
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Old Aug 07, 2012, 04:19 PM
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Consider that ch9 is printed incorrectly... connect servo plug in ch12 (although in truth it would be ch9) and the other side in elevator in on rvosd.

Then go in main mený page 4 and select:

R/C receiver connected: YES

Rx input Type: Combined PPM

Finally go above in PPM configuration and select the correct function watching to values that change.
Old Aug 07, 2012, 04:31 PM
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Woot thanks! Ill do that today when i get home.
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Old Aug 07, 2012, 05:38 PM
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I'm pretty sure you should use Analog.
Old Aug 07, 2012, 10:57 PM
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Consider that ch9 is printed incorrectly... connect servo plug in ch12 (although in truth it would be ch9) and the other side in elevator in on rvosd.

Then go in main mený page 4 and select:

R/C receiver connected: YES

Rx input Type: Combined PPM

Finally go above in PPM configuration and select the correct function watching to values that change.
Ok, pluged in and im getting no value change. Servos are in out ch. And DL has 1 plug in on ch12 the ppm to rvosd to elev. Did i miss anything? Menu screen is set as above.
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Old Aug 07, 2012, 11:55 PM
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Fixed it. Im going to do a video to help other noobs..... Lol i feel better now.
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Old Aug 08, 2012, 12:36 AM
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Old Aug 08, 2012, 01:58 AM
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I'm pretty sure you should use Analog.
Thanks. Do you suggest to solder the resistor on rssi signal wire ?
Old Aug 08, 2012, 07:31 AM
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Fixed it. Im going to do a video to help other noobs..... Lol i feel better now.
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Good stuff. Glad you got it sorted. This stuff sure challenges the patience. If I might make a suggestion, but yourself some spares like extra Vtx, camera, leads and VRx. Its a bugger trying to debug video problems when you havent got anything to swap with. Inevitably at some stage during setup or installation you may lose video, and where to begin??? Having extra hardware means not having to wait for new stuff and simplifies debugging too.
Cheers and enjoy
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Old Aug 08, 2012, 08:06 AM
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I have ArduPilotMega 2 and Remzibi OSD which I'm pretty happy with but a friend is now looking for a waypoint/RTH/stabilization/OSD system and is considering RV-OSD5. I have no knowledge of it apart from the little I've read here on the forum and the website. My friend is not very computer savvy.

APM2 + minumOSD costs around $287 excl. postage (excl. current sensor), RV-OSD is $299.

Can someone who has used both give me an objective comparison?
Hi,
I have both...by not very computer savvy, do you mean your friend is not technical? If so, go with RVOSD. It is way more consumer friendly.
The two are mostly equal functionality when it comes to FPV'ng, however, if you want telemetry, UAV and a more feature rich GS, the APM2 is the way to go.
So we don't hijack this thread, PM me if you have specific questions.
Best,
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Old Aug 08, 2012, 08:59 AM
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i just wonder, what is the average time for startup, initializing of gps etc..? i tried my setup, im using lawmate 1W transmitter and it takes about 5-7 minutes before i get a signal of 1.3-1.5 HDOP, no difference if its 0,5 meter or 1 meter between GPS and transmitter.
Old Aug 08, 2012, 09:06 AM
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I just depends on if it is the same location you flew the previous time. Normally my GPS intializes in about 2-3 min. for the first flight and about 10-20 sec. for the following flights. I am also using 1.3ghz 1 watt VTX. It could be noise from another source, maybe camera. You could try using torriods on the camera leads and also the GPS leads.
Old Aug 08, 2012, 12:14 PM
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I changed FrSky receiver with DL Rx receiver and I changed Hitec radio with Futuba T12FG and DL module.

Is it necessary to remake R/C Wizard and setup again Set throttle FS detect ?
Old Aug 08, 2012, 01:07 PM
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Old Aug 08, 2012, 01:10 PM
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I received my RVOSD today. Nice packaging and quick delivery. Hope to get it setup in the coming weeks.


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