To use my RX-LCD5802 FPV monitor with my transmitter, I needed a simple mount for it. HobbyKing had one for less than $10 made out of carbon, so I picked one up to see if it would meet my needs. Advertisements
To receive the image sent from my SkyZone TS5823 FPV transmitter, I bought a FPV LCD monitor with two built-in receivers, supporting diversity.
HobbyKing had a 10-30% sale on their whole store, so I just had to order some FPV-gear for my quad. To begin with, I needed a way to send video from my GoPro.
After mounting a set of prop protectors, I set out to test the quad. Everything seemed to work perfectly. This was an open space, and the GPS locked in 5-10 seconds after connecting the battery. As this was just a test of the quad’s settings and my first quad flight ever, I stayed low, and…
I’m getting more into FPV, but it’s hard to find enough time for the planes. I have to go to a place where I can send them up, and make sure that there isn’t anything I can fly into etc, so I was thinking that a quad might be a better platform for the short…
As I’ve become more and more interested in RC planes and helicopters, details gets more important. I’ve never properly balanced my propellers, I’ve only used simple methods of making sure their not all bad, but I’ve never had a prop balancer. That’s when I discovered DU-BRO 499.
After getting hooked on RC planes, I wanted to have something I could use on a limited space. So I started looking for a helicopter. I’ve had a couple of those small two-channel co-axial ones, which quickly gets boring. I want something a bit more challenging.