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Dec 10, 2012, 08:20 AM
Gravity is patient............
Are you supposed to just send in older systems for upgrade? Or are you supposed to pm and get an rma?

I sent him a pm recently as well as months ago and never heard a peep.

At any rate, I have two DL systems, the original and one from last year (pre december). Both work flawlessly. So I don't know what kind of problems some of you are having, but there is a good chance you are doing something wrong. Not trying to be snippy, but there is a lot of complexity in the setup, antenna placement, power filters, etc that when done wrong can completely ruin your tx connection......

Of course if you can't even get it to work on the bench that's another story... every manufacturer produces a few lemons. Just reality.
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Dec 10, 2012, 08:21 AM
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Hey,
I'm selling my V1 system if anyone is interested. 9ch rx + tx.
Cheers.
Dec 10, 2012, 10:56 AM
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Any chance to get a msg to Mike ?
The PM box is full.
Dec 10, 2012, 11:20 AM
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Originally Posted by billyd60
Are you supposed to just send in older systems for upgrade? Or are you supposed to pm and get an rma?

I sent him a pm recently as well as months ago and never heard a peep.

At any rate, I have two DL systems, the original and one from last year (pre december). Both work flawlessly. So I don't know what kind of problems some of you are having, but there is a good chance you are doing something wrong. Not trying to be snippy, but there is a lot of complexity in the setup, antenna placement, power filters, etc that when done wrong can completely ruin your tx connection......

Of course if you can't even get it to work on the bench that's another story... every manufacturer produces a few lemons. Just reality.
https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show...pgrad&page=700
Dec 10, 2012, 12:26 PM
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Originally Posted by motofox
hi all, fixed my interference issues today, was getting my lawmate gs video wiped out when the dragon link v2 was anywhere near, all ive done is change channel from 1280 to 1020 and now theres no interference even at 12 inch away. vtx is LM 1.2 1w.
Is there any reason why i should not stick with this channel ? should i try for one closer to 1280 ?

thanks

oh does 25 feet in micro range sound ok with everything turned on ? 35 with everything off.
On our side of the pond, the FCC tells us amateurs are prohibited from transmitting 1020, but 1270-1295 is OK <5W with a license.

25' in micropower mode is excellent.

Kev
Dec 10, 2012, 12:45 PM
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sorry wrong thread
Dec 10, 2012, 01:23 PM
Aleksandr
I have exact the same problem as shown here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...&v=186rUgAAAhY

tired of trying to contact Mike... sent several PM - no response... ((( decided to open paypal dispute. Hope it will work.... Sorry, Mike, bad communication = bad general dragonlink impression...

p.s. Mike! You have your PM box full again (((
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Dec 10, 2012, 01:39 PM
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I think on his video that the DL Tx is too close to the Rx, and that's why there are some problems, too much power goes to the Rx.
Dec 10, 2012, 01:44 PM
Aleksandr
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Originally Posted by GLADUS63
I think on his video that the DL Tx is too close to the Rx, and that's why there are some problems, too much power goes to the Rx.
no, I tryed everything (micro power mode, 500m of distance, several rebindings, id changings, calibrations...) DL v1 works perfect at the same distance
Last edited by mwnn; Dec 10, 2012 at 01:56 PM.
Dec 10, 2012, 02:12 PM
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Based off the explanation, Calibrated, Changed ID, Rebound... It needs to be changed.

Change ID first
Then Calibrate (I prefer 10ft from TX to RX, no antenna on RX)
Then Bind

I have had that problem before on ones that I did not calibrate after changing ID.

Chris
Dec 10, 2012, 02:16 PM
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On our side of the pond, the FCC tells us amateurs are prohibited from transmitting 1020, but 1270-1295 is OK <5W with a license.

25' in micropower mode is excellent.

Kev
One Watt is the Max power that you can transmitt for use with remote control, and you must have a FCC Tech license or higher to do so. Unless of course they changed all this in the past month and I havn't heard about it...
Dec 10, 2012, 02:55 PM
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Originally Posted by kalikraven
One Watt is the Max power that you can transmitt for use with remote control, and you must have a FCC Tech license or higher to do so. Unless of course they changed all this in the past month and I havn't heard about it...
I thought it was 2 watts.....
Dec 10, 2012, 03:02 PM
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Nope it's one watt, so using some of the UHF systems in high power mode is breaking FCC rules.
Dec 10, 2012, 03:35 PM
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has anyone tried the contact info on DL website? Maybe that will work better? Id like to see how this pans out, as Im looking at lrs's and definately want one with service if there is any problems...
Dec 10, 2012, 03:48 PM
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Originally Posted by billyd60
Are you supposed to just send in older systems for upgrade? Or are you supposed to pm and get an rma?

I sent him a pm recently as well as months ago and never heard a peep.

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I have made upgrades easy, just follow the instructions on page 700 of this thread. I do a lot of upgrades for free, and this takes a lot of time, having to arrange each one by emails would make this much harder.

Mike


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