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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1530 on: August 31, 2016, 13:35:20 »
4 very tiny pdb with 5v reg,got from hlj,clicked international instead of uk and ended up waiting nigh on 3 weeks from Singapore but saved 50p.same size or smaller than a 5v polulu.if they do job a great bargain!
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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1531 on: September 01, 2016, 09:43:40 »
A nice little patch antenna for my SKyzone';s  from http://menacerc.co.uk/product/invader-antenna-5-8ghz-polarized-receiver-patch

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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1532 on: September 01, 2016, 21:41:38 »
A single, solitary, And very lonely looking right angle SMA adapter in a plastic envelope.
It got split off a BangGood order to come from another warehouse. When I picked up the crumpled ball of plastic with a shipping label on it my first thought was that it was a parcel that Royal Mail had burst open in the system and just delivered the empty bag again. :)
I need a pay rise........ Though I'd settle for a reduction in the amount of hours I need to work to get the same money.

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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1533 on: September 02, 2016, 08:14:05 »
Well, so far, naff all!! But I did get a text message telling me that they attempted to deliver it, and that a card has been left, detailing what must be done to retrieve the package.

Oddly, I had been up for a good hour before the delivery attempt was made. I even saw the big, red Parcelforce van outside my house, stationary for a good 20 seconds or so, before it pulled off.

No doorbell, no knock, no card, no parcel  :angry:

I even paid extra to get the bits here today.... I';m wondering if my hex build will ever be finished...

A quick call to Parcelforce, and the nice lady says she';ll call me back with an update. Those wishing to hold their breath need not apply!  :crossfingers:
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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1534 on: September 02, 2016, 12:47:42 »
Not a lot, which isn';t what I';ve been expecting. Royal mail, or the eBay sellers, seem to be dropping the ball lately. Been expecting parcels since Tuesday... Still nothing.  :-/

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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1535 on: September 02, 2016, 13:38:39 »
iMAX B6 charger (genuine), a step up from my totally basic Eachine charger. Unfortunately, it';s showing up a dead cell in my 3S that I only charged twice :(

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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1536 on: September 02, 2016, 13:55:00 »
Woooo Hoooo new soldering station, my Antex  irons have died and they were only 20 years old  so i treated myself.   :whistling:
Reptile folder , alien 500 , F/ Shark Attitudes,
 .Tarot 650, Air-rio Kinetic.. DX9  Various wings and planks.. Taranis x9D+..Mavic..Armattan.. Chameleion...
Massive over draught.....

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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1537 on: September 02, 2016, 14:22:32 »
YAY!! Parcel force came up with the goodies!! It was our usual driver, and he didn';t call earlier because he knew we';ve got 2 young kids and he thought we were all asleep. He had every intention of calling back later, but his deliveries are computer-controlled and the only way he could skip the drop off was to pretend that he';d tried a delivery. What a nice bloke  :smiley:

Anyhoo, I set him straight, so he know';s we';re up before 6am most days!

Here';s my new ZYX-M FC and a couple of Graphene 5.2Ah 3S 15C jobiess!

Ooh, these are nice boxes. They even give Apple  run for their money!
FCnBatt-2.jpgWhat did the postman bring today?

Aw, the batteries even have ickle soft sleeping bags  :smiley:
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So, I';m nearly done.. Just need the Rx to arrive... unless I pull my original one out of the STOL-500....  :hmm:
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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1538 on: September 02, 2016, 14:46:34 »
Those battery sleeping bags.. are they fire resistant bags!! :sweating:

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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1539 on: September 02, 2016, 14:54:01 »
Those battery sleeping bags.. are they fire resistant bags!! :sweating:

Not sure... I';ve not tried setting fire to them yet....!  :rofl:

Joking apart, they just look like felt bags. I suppose you could use them to transport batteries inside your fire-proof battery bag (which I know EVERYONE uses, right??). But I';m sure they';re not fireproof, sadly.
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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1540 on: September 02, 2016, 15:04:09 »
Makes a nice bits bag then  :frantic:

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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1541 on: September 02, 2016, 15:24:30 »
By ';bits'; do you mean the little bits of aircraft that fall off when I land too hard???  :laugh:
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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1542 on: September 02, 2016, 15:37:04 »
By ';bits'; do you mean the little bits of aircraft that fall off when I land too hard???  :laugh:

Yes!! Its a dark felt, so you don';t have to see all the parts that have broken off

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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1543 on: September 02, 2016, 17:19:28 »
Cobra 2204 2300  motors, sweet !
But it wasn';t the usual postman, it was ThatHPI GUY  :laugh: (big thanks to Richard)
My son didn';t believe me who it was until I showed him the YouTube channel  ~~

Soooooooo.........what to build ? I';ve got motors, fc, fpv cam, rx, vtx,,,,just need a frame and esc';s


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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1544 on: September 02, 2016, 18:03:36 »
The Royal mail tracker says my QX90 has finaly been delivered.......... but I';m currently stuck in traffic with about 2 hours worth of driving left to do before i can go home. :(
I need a pay rise........ Though I'd settle for a reduction in the amount of hours I need to work to get the same money.

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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1545 on: September 02, 2016, 18:33:55 »
Some 3020 props for the Quark 150, yeah I know they';re Eachine I also have some DAL and DYS on the way to see what they';re like

Not much kit, but what I have I like
Armattan Tilt 2, Morphite 180, Quark 150, Decapitated NanoQX
Taranis+

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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1546 on: September 03, 2016, 17:35:06 »
Ftx vantage brushless, because it is raining and this is waterproof :) (pictured next to new shrike for scale


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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1547 on: September 03, 2016, 22:19:03 »
not multirotor related but the postman did bring it today ::)

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Point and click.

Monkey see, Monkey do.

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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1548 on: September 03, 2016, 22:24:12 »
A power supply for my charger and a battery. Shame he couldn';t bring dry weather.

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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1549 on: September 06, 2016, 16:28:06 »
Replacement arm for my Racer from the "EU warehouse". I just hope I don';t break this one before the rest arrive from China.

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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1550 on: September 07, 2016, 15:34:58 »
Replacement battery from Gensace
2 PCB XT60 connectors
A phone case :)

I';m going to have to stop soon as I';m getting a reputation at work and my wife works here too.

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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1551 on: September 07, 2016, 15:42:18 »
Second hand Spitfire

"Roads? Where we're going, we don't need roads."

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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1552 on: September 07, 2016, 17:29:35 »
Eachine E010 Quad, pre-ordered at discount.

Seems a good little tool, and ridiculous value.

Posted via Vanuatu Post..............   :blink

As they have a 48 Hr sale on have just ordered two more for the school club, even cheaper

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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1553 on: September 08, 2016, 11:02:50 »
This:





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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1554 on: September 08, 2016, 11:41:32 »
Nothing, and I was waiting for some velcro straps :(

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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1555 on: September 08, 2016, 12:48:14 »
This:


Send it back, it';s faulty - LH stick is broke  :rofl:
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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1556 on: September 08, 2016, 13:51:20 »
This:





What on earth is that?!  Loving the retro styling!   :cool:  It looks like some lesser known games console from the late 80';s / early 90';s.  What a cool looking beast.

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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1557 on: September 08, 2016, 13:53:50 »
Nothing, and I was waiting for some velcro straps :(

Kinda frustrating when you';re left expectantly waiting.  Happens too frequently.  Maybe tomorrow.   ~~

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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1558 on: September 08, 2016, 14:17:32 »
An eachine 25/200/600 vtx with pwm channel selection and a power meter for my fatshark battery mod.




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Re: What did the postman bring today?
« Reply #1559 on: September 08, 2016, 14:20:15 »
A nice little patch antenna for my SKyzone';s  from http://menacerc.co.uk/product/invader-antenna-5-8ghz-polarized-receiver-patch

Recieved same antenna for my fat shark also today,problem is,far too windy to try them.
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