Sep 27, 2012, 02:52 PM
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Maybe I will ride with Kloner, Hahaha!
I have a bunch of friends down there. And maybe I can pick up another one and bring it home!
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Sep 27, 2012, 03:33 PM
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Damm that sounds awesome, I will be slammed for the next few months for sure, maybe a spring event would be cool.
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Yo, Chris how many guys youg ot for a ritewing early Winter fly-in?
Sep 27, 2012, 03:37 PM
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Well some of my issues are my used lrs radio, trim stck full right at 850ft on my Super Skysurfer so that may be why the EagleTree was acting up on the Z.
At least the SSS has small surfaces.
Sep 27, 2012, 03:37 PM
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Wife, said I can come if I go hang out with my friends first!

I guess I will wait untill spring!
Sep 27, 2012, 03:43 PM
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I flew my Z2 in no wind for the first time the past weekend and it was so smooth. I'm not sure I can ever get up that early again though.
nice video! I need to start flyng mine at WOT a lot more like that.

I also use a big white 2010 Tundra like that for my 'rolling hangar.' 8 ft bed fits lot of big planes, but really it makes for an easy to spot landmark for finding 'home' from the air ha!
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Sep 27, 2012, 03:57 PM
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nice video! I need to start flyng mine at WOT a lot more like that.

I also use a big white 2010 Tundra like that for my 'rolling hangar.' 8 ft bed fits lot of big planes, but really it makes for an easy to spot landmark for finding 'home' from the air ha!
I never fly WOT. Most of the time I'm at around 15 amps and that puts me at 50-55mph. That seems to be the best cruising speed for me. A couple times in the video I sped up the action to keep the boring parts down.
Sep 28, 2012, 12:59 PM
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anyone an idea where to get 5 mil laminate in europe ?
Sep 29, 2012, 03:47 AM
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Wing camera
Wing camera payload flight test (5 min 38 sec)
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Sep 29, 2012, 04:11 AM
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Sep 29, 2012, 01:08 PM
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I never fly WOT. Most of the time I'm at around 15 amps and that puts me at 50-55mph. That seems to be the best cruising speed for me. A couple times in the video I sped up the action to keep the boring parts down.
55mph is pretty much WOT on my Zeph, but consuming more like 20-25A. Yeah I know, I need to go to 4S some day. I have gotten too used to cruising at 25mph
Sep 29, 2012, 10:09 PM
14s 180mah should be enough...
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Damm that sounds awesome, I will be slammed for the next few months for sure, maybe a spring event would be cool.
We got one already, man..SEFF
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Sep 30, 2012, 10:54 AM
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Well thats a no brainer, we will be there bro.
We miss all of you guys bad, cant wait to see all of you again.
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Sep 30, 2012, 11:04 AM
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That makes it harder for me to show up.
West sideeeeeeeeee!
Wheels up!
LOL!
Sep 30, 2012, 11:49 AM
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Man, i had a heck of a day yesterday. Was at the San Diego 1st annual fpv meet in Carlsbad. Had a bunch of models flying and was switching through em. I forgot to switch from a quad to the zeph and i have no idea how, but it flew, thank god. the first shot is it leaving my hands. So i got it trimmed out finally and flew with no expo, got a mile out over the pacific ocean when something got turned on around me and just shut down my video feed. yea, mile out over the pacific. At the time i wasn't sure what was up and had my spotter switch antennas, didn't really help anything but every once in a while i got a screen shot of the flight and kept adjusting. I could've hit rth, but it's setup end never tested so i wanted to see if we could get it back. pretty soon we noticed it flying right at us. That's one problem with the wing is she sure is hard to see, like a stealth

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I didn't figure it out till the next flight on a quad, couldn't get the motors to start, the trims were all over the place, then i was like, WOW. Good thing i use ppm on everything, it all is setup the same ch with the same knobs for gains, osd and such. Almost donated one to china
Sep 30, 2012, 01:32 PM
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What FPV camera is that?


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