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Aug 29, 2011, 11:43 PM
"I want more air time!"
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Radian FPV

I have been flying this Radian for about 2 years, and taught others to fly from it. It's a great trainer.
So I decided to cut it up and install some FPV gear in it. The antenna and OSD was embedded into the wing. I am using the Dragon Link for RC TX and RX. At this time I am using 5.8Ghz for Video. Can Read more on my Vimeo page of some the issues I had getting it in the air. I am using 3c 2200mah. Getting 20-30 minute flights.
I started ordering parts for my ground station about 1 1/2 years ago. Since then things have changed big time with antennas.

Radian FPV, Go Pro, 8/27/11 (5 min 19 sec)

This ones pretty long.
Just to get an idea what I was seeing and dealing with the antenna
Radian FPV 8/27/11 (11 min 50 sec)
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Aug 30, 2011, 04:59 PM
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what did you use to make the viewing shade for your lcd?

your base station looks nice.

I have the same LCD.
Aug 31, 2011, 12:21 AM
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Some light weight sheat metal with a 1/4 lip around the bottom. With a rubber trim on top.
It's velcroed to LCD edge.
I been using the LCD Screen in my shop when setting up or testing and at the field for setting up the OSD. It's mostly there for others to view. I have been flying with the Fat Sharks.
Apr 29, 2014, 01:10 PM
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That is an impressive ground station!
May 07, 2014, 12:31 AM
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I still use this tracker today with just one 5.8Ghz. receiver and circular antenna. Wish I still had the Radian.

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