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Nov 30, 2012, 08:35 AM
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What about the people who wear glasses, could this expensive camera glasses be worn on top of the existing glasses ?
They sell them with prescription lenses, there listed under "Lenses" / "Prescription Rx" .
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Nov 30, 2012, 08:41 AM
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Wow, they really know how to do business .....
Nov 30, 2012, 08:44 AM
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They sell them with prescription lenses, there listed under "Lenses" / "Prescription Rx" .
Just checked the price of Prescription Rx page, another $179 on top of $300. Total price for people who wear glasses is $479 !!! I can buy another 450
Nov 30, 2012, 09:03 AM
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Just checked the price of Prescription Rx page, another $179 on top of $300. Total price for people who wear glasses is $479 !!! I can buy another 450
Or close to a couple GoPros and some duct tape......one on the left, one on the right.
Nov 30, 2012, 09:07 AM
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Or close to a couple GoPros and some duct tape......one on the left, one on the right.
Yes, and get the 3D effect from 2 cameras
Nov 30, 2012, 09:08 AM
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How about these ? http://www.spygadgets4sale.com/produ...w#.UJhjT4Yqiso

I dont know much about what quality footage they take, but they sure are a heck of a lot cheaper.
Nov 30, 2012, 09:13 AM
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How about these ? http://www.spygadgets4sale.com/produ...w#.UJhjT4Yqiso

I dont know much about what quality footage they take, but they sure are a heck of a lot cheaper.
Don't know about the video quality but it is much much cheaper.
Nov 30, 2012, 09:57 AM
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Don't know about the video quality but it is much much cheaper.
Ya, there only 720p at 30fps, quite a drop from the others, but so is the price. Might have to give these a try, not such a huge investment.

Actually there is much cheaper on ebay if you just want to see what there like, just ordered a pair for $17, will see.
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Nov 30, 2012, 10:11 AM
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So my zyx finally showed up. I actually ordered the HK version, but i received the tarot one. I guess it will need updating. Was going to use johns prog as it seems better than the tarot version . Hopefully got it set up later tonight. If i can work it out lol.
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Nov 30, 2012, 01:39 PM
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That one sure seems to run smooth. Nice crisp collective response at that 2700rpm it runs.
What servo combination is installed? Seems to work well.
Servos are DS510's cyclic, and DS520 Tail. Did you analyze my headspeed somehow? Just curious, I really have no idea what rpm it's running, but she is smooooth!

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go to http://www.pivothead.com and remedy that....you don't need your better half to help ya out on this one.
Those glasses would be nice!
Nov 30, 2012, 03:50 PM
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Ya, there only 720p at 30fps, quite a drop from the others, but so is the price. Might have to give these a try, not such a huge investment.

Actually there is much cheaper on ebay if you just want to see what there like, just ordered a pair for $17, will see.
I got a pair for $16 shipped awhile back, works good with sunlight but not on cloudy days. sample video:
Flybarless BSR with mcpx 3in1_test2 (1 min 57 sec)
Nov 30, 2012, 03:51 PM
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So have questions all ready. On johns prog it says to use epa to get the sliders to 100%. My throttle goes from -129 to 129 so do i need to knock it down 29 points each way. On the elevator if i set the ends to 100 then the on screen slider is no longer centred, do i use trim to bring it back to 0. Just worried about having all these trims etc in. also no problems connecting to pc at all. Connected straight away.
Nov 30, 2012, 03:54 PM
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I know we're gettin off topic here, but does anyone have a link to those $16.00 camera glasses. Those would be just fine for a lost in technology OF like me

Edit; Sorry bout the hijack Peter24,(back on topic) did you have to download the software from HK ? and did you get/use the programer with this unit ?
Last edited by War Horse; Nov 30, 2012 at 04:11 PM.
Nov 30, 2012, 04:06 PM
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So have questions all ready. On johns prog it says to use epa to get the sliders to 100%. My throttle goes from -129 to 129 so do i need to knock it down 29 points each way. On the elevator if i set the ends to 100 then the on screen slider is no longer centred, do i use trim to bring it back to 0. Just worried about having all these trims etc in. also no problems connecting to pc at all. Connected straight away.
Yes, bring down the throttle. Make sure you recalibrate your ESC endpoints if you do so (if your ESC has this feature).

Use sub-trim on the Tx to center all sliders once you've set the endpoints to read 100 on all channels.
Nov 30, 2012, 09:49 PM
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What about the people who wear glasses, could this expensive camera glasses be worn on top of the existing glasses ?
you can get prescription lenses for them. but i'm not if you can get your insurance to pay for the lenses or not....you'd have to ask pivothead how that works.


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