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Dec 01, 2012, 09:43 PM
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It Flies!


Here is my first Night flight with our Dualsky Hornet 460 Quadcopter. Every thing is stock, including the LED lights. It took me 40 minutes to build it. Night flying is super cool!
First Dualsky Hornet Night Flight, 2dogrc (0 min 44 sec)
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Dec 03, 2012, 01:12 AM
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i was looking at these are you happy with it
are they stable and easy to fly as i was going to get a ar.drone but this may be better
cheers allan
Dec 03, 2012, 08:25 AM
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Well,
An AR Drone is more stable because of the gyros installed. This has a gyro to control the motors, but not to return it to neutral when the sticks are released. The lights are really cool though. It is pretty easy to fly and you do not have to tweak anything to get it fly stable.

It is easier to fly then a helicopter. I will have more videos soon! I get home tonight.

Mark
Dec 04, 2012, 03:02 PM
Pronoun trouble...
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Me like, Mark. Me like a LOT. Dualsky is doing some really great stuff as of late.
Dec 24, 2012, 05:46 AM
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2dog can you tell me what the 2 jumpers do on the mainboard and do i need to install both of them i cannot find any info on them
thanks
Dec 24, 2012, 08:14 AM
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One of the jumpers is for powering the LED's. I am not sure what the other is for, but you do need to connect it. I have sent an email to the lead engineer at Dualsky and will have an answer soon!
Mark
Dec 24, 2012, 04:21 PM
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thanks mark and your videos are great
Jan 13, 2013, 04:25 AM
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has anyone had trouble with this quad I went for a fly tonight its second flight all was well but after a few minutes it started wobbling badly and crashed during this I had no control over it
Jan 13, 2013, 05:30 PM
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I have not had anyone else report this issue. Could it have been interference on the receiver? If you had no control then that seems more receiver or TX related.
Jan 14, 2013, 01:05 AM
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I was told buy the Australian distributor that the cause is pulling up from fast forward flight the quad gets the wabbles and will crash if you don't give it more throttle so ill fix it and see what happens
Jan 14, 2013, 09:13 AM
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I have heard that also, but only from Australia. The UK distributer I talked to has not seen any issues not have we. I talked with Dualsky and they said it only maybe happen in very fast forward flight.
Jan 15, 2013, 01:04 AM
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still love them though there a great quad

im considering putting a KK 2.0 controller on it I don't know if there better than the standard controller though

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