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Old Jun 30, 2012, 11:51 AM
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Anyone Into FPV?


Hi guys my name is Simon

Has anyone done any fpv on ther trikes/gondolas yet?

Ive just got my pantilt servo setup and video link and will be installing the works on my paraplane soon.

In the meantime here is a quick static camera position of the flight:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XHT4P...1&feature=plcp

Thx
Sy
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Old Jun 30, 2012, 12:59 PM
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im doing it very soon with my microlight
my mates got a good fpv setup and said i can borrow it,
that was the secret i was talking about in my microlight thread haha

hoping to use it through my gopro camera so i can video at the same time
Old Jul 24, 2012, 12:27 PM
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im doing it very soon with my microlight
my mates got a good fpv setup and said i can borrow it,
that was the secret i was talking about in my microlight thread haha

hoping to use it through my gopro camera so i can video at the same time
FPV on a microlite? I'd assume the weight shifting technique of controling a microlite would make for some nauseating swaying in the live feed and the resulting footage. Are you planning on stabilising your FPV setup in any way?
Old Jul 26, 2012, 12:17 PM
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na itd be pretty much what your seing at 1:20 in the below video,
no stabalization needed

http://youtu.be/YeEPLMiLJFk?hd=1
Old Jul 27, 2012, 09:34 AM
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hoping to do this within the next few weeks,
my mates lending me his fpv gear so should be good to go
Old Jul 27, 2012, 04:12 PM
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that "from the pilots pov" view looks really good, nice touch having the arms/hands in view. do you fly anything else FPV?
Old Jul 27, 2012, 06:27 PM
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thanks
ive been testing my mates one for him cus hes too nervous to have a go yet,
seems a more natural way of flying to me-
no reversing when coming towards you and you can see exactly how far objects are from you,
a good contrast camera is a must so you can see clearly where trees etc are and not just shadows!

would probably only fly within the field if i put it in my microlight but weve been about a mile with his plane with no problems
Old Jul 28, 2012, 11:08 AM
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what plane/fpv gear does he have? is he on here in the FPV forums?
Old Jul 28, 2012, 01:08 PM
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he bought a axion alpha brushless plane and bevrc fpv gear,
he's not on the forums though apart from a browser for info
Old Aug 06, 2012, 08:25 PM
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G'day Mark
Great video................very realistick.............still watching with interest..................
Happy Landings
Chris..................
Old Aug 07, 2012, 07:49 AM
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thanks mate
really starting to enjoy the microlight again now,
its so close to being how i dreamed it would for all those years!
ive got loads more ideas for new things to try aswell, i cant wait

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Old Aug 08, 2012, 04:46 PM
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did the fpv tonight, check out the microlight thread for a short video


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