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Old Jan 31, 2013, 02:58 PM
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... I still would like to see DJI or even a 3rd party release rigid arms...
It would be awesome for a skilled CAD designer to recreate these arms and have them CNC-ed from aluminum. I bet looks would be a killer too..
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Old Jan 31, 2013, 03:15 PM
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It would be awesome for a skilled CAD designer to recreate these arms and have them CNC-ed from aluminum. I bet looks would be a killer too..
I would just have made and adapter that fit the S800 quick release, and then have solder points for wires and clamps for standard 25mm CF tubes at the other end of the adapter. No need to reinvent the wheel, when CF tubes are cheep and work well.
Old Jan 31, 2013, 03:21 PM
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Does anyone have any experience with the DJI 5.8 downlink system? Good? Bad? It's much cheaper than a mondo stinger/yellowjacket combos that I hear good things about. Thanks for any insight.
Old Jan 31, 2013, 03:30 PM
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nuremberg with DJI
thanks fpv4ever
http://fpv4ever.blogspot.fr/2013/01/...novations.html
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Old Jan 31, 2013, 08:17 PM
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I would just have made and adapter that fit the S800 quick release, and then have solder points for wires and clamps for standard 25mm CF tubes at the other end of the adapter. No need to reinvent the wheel, when CF tubes are cheep and work well.
Try emailing secraft the guys who made the alternative s800 retract with this idea maybe they will jump on it.
Old Feb 01, 2013, 08:46 AM
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Hey guys thanks for all your help

with the Z15 for the GH2 does the GH3 fit it ok ?

Also i can seem to find out much info into what the HDMI v2 cables do for the NEX-7 or GH2 is it just for downlink or does it provide me with basic controls of the camera ? shutter record ect
Old Feb 01, 2013, 08:51 AM
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1) I don't think many people will disagree that the GH2 is much more capable than the Sony NEX. Furthermore, most people use the popular hack to increase the GH2 data rates and also add other features.

2) I have two Z15/GH2 rigs and both have performed very well.

3) The downlink feeds directly from the GH2 and I assume also from the Sony NEX.
Cheers vislaw appreciated

and how about the control of the camera can you elaborate a little more
Old Feb 01, 2013, 09:11 AM
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Carbon Wrapping


Can anyone give advice on how to handle the trimming of the carbon fiber sheath to accommodate the frame attachment openings in the arm, and where the sheath transitions to the arm at both ends?
Cut openings in sheath before epoxy is applied, which would seem to be an alighment nightmare? Use Dremel to carve out openings and dress edges after epoxy has set? Any other advice that will result in a well fitted carbon sheath would be appreciated. Thanks.


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Is there anyone out there that has done the Carbon Wrapping and it didn't make a difference or you regret doing it? I just want to know before I throw the time and money into this.
Old Feb 01, 2013, 10:16 AM
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Guess what guys....... borrowed a new Imu from my friend rene today, and it worked perfectly in first flight, it even sounds much better in atti/gps mode, just like in mauel mode, so now it is time to fly some more and see if it still will perform this good in the next flights
Happy, happy, happy
Old Feb 01, 2013, 10:24 AM
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OSD update, DJI released a new version of the OSD firmware today 1.08 from yesterday 1.06 I am happy to report it fixes the issue in NTSC so the overlay now works.
Old Feb 01, 2013, 11:16 AM
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My wookong M will not accept gain settings changes. Anyone know why this would be? I powered on my TRX, Powered on S800 plugged into computer and then brought up the Wookong Assistant.

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Old Feb 01, 2013, 11:57 AM
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Failsafe on?
Old Feb 01, 2013, 11:59 AM
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Failsafe on?
Thanks Aaalie. That was it. Crazy. Don't remember ever reading anything about that.
Old Feb 01, 2013, 12:16 PM
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Guess what guys....... borrowed a new Imu from my friend rene today, and it worked perfectly in first flight, it even sounds much better in atti/gps mode, just like in mauel mode, so now it is time to fly some more and see if it still will perform this good in the next flights
Happy, happy, happy
Great News... I still have my old IMU as changing it for a new one didn`t help but plugging the holes did?? Anyhow I have access to log files now So if I have any more trouble it should be much easier to solve.
Old Feb 01, 2013, 09:55 PM
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I test the new firmware 5.18 before 4 hours , no more unsync M6 melody issue .


Christian
Someone else has tested new FW?

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