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Old May 01, 2012, 02:16 AM
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Need help with FPV...


Hi I was wondering if anyone knew what the voltage this receiver this is?
http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/s...mera_NTSC.html
And what all would I need to have it run of a lipo? thanks again
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Old May 01, 2012, 02:38 AM
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12v, a 3 cell lipo will do it.. just splice the power supply cord or use a barrel connector. make sure with your multimeter that the centre pin is positive.
Old May 01, 2012, 02:44 AM
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Its 12v as well. It should run fine off of a 3s lipo charged at 12.6v max.

P.S. that transmitter is rated at 800mw but in reality, it is 600mw. Doesn't make a noticeable difference but just so you know what you're buying

P.S.S if you are just starting out, I would buy a lower output transmitter. This transmitter is heavy (because of heatsync). heatsink can be taken off but you will need constant cooling over the tx. I would also note that if you live near cell phone towers, this will be a cluttered frequency. Great article Here. http://team-blacksheep.com/article/page:16
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Old May 01, 2012, 02:48 AM
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Thanks guys so much for the Great advice.....I will look into it. thanks again.
Old May 01, 2012, 03:32 AM
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Oh and also does anyone know what mAh of lipo would I need? Thanks
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Old May 01, 2012, 12:43 PM
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Old May 02, 2012, 01:01 AM
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Old May 02, 2012, 02:53 AM
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It really depends how long you want it to last. I've used a 1800mah and got a good 3-4 20min flights and that was powering a 7"tv as well.
Old May 02, 2012, 12:53 PM
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It really depends how long you want it to last. I've used a 1800mah and got a good 3-4 20min flights and that was powering a 7"tv as well.
Thanks for the help....


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