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18 Aug 2019 19:13:57
Had another negative encounter, it's been a few years since the last one, just an uneducated ******, going on about drones being illegal yada yada yada.    :-/
Still that didn't spoil my flying time, had an absolute blast  ~~
07 Aug 2019 19:52:01
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30 Jul 2019 15:26:34
D.B. you tightwad.. :cool:
29 Jul 2019 20:14:10
DB that just means you have shed loads of props in the first place ;-)
29 Jul 2019 18:53:33
Just had a thought, even with all the crashing I've done, I haven't bought any replacement props in over a year ~~
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My first flight with a quad and GoPro

Started by Rammylad, Wednesday,February 27, 2013, 16:38:01

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I tried my quad out today for the first time I have flown one apart from hovering in the garden, I am still getting used to how it handles. I put the GoPro on for the last couple of minutes just to try it. It was a bit breezy so I had to correct against the wind for most of the time but I found that the loiter did not work too well. On the whole I found the quad was very stable and relaxing to fly compared to my helis.


If someone throw's a stone at you throw a flower at them just remember to throw the pot with it.


Nicely done. Any landing you can still fly after, is a good landing ~~


One circlip short of a quadcopter.
 1 lobe short of an antenna.


Thank';s for the comments folks, I think I';m hooked now and can';t wait to get out again.  ~~


BNUC-S Pilot with PfCo /PFAW.
UAQ / CAA PfCo Instructor / Flight Assessor

"All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing"


Nice one Rammylad that landing is commonly know as doing a Brian  :rolleyes: you must be very pleased  :bravo:  :bounce:


That field looks familiar, gee who';s the good looking chap holding your coat lol

DJI Phantom 3 Pro
TBS Discovery - APM
450 Flame wheel
Trex 600 E
Protos 500
Trex 450 x2
plus various nitro and coax heli's just gathering dust


TBS Discovery : DRQ-250 : Q450 : Blade mQX


Looking good man! Time to stock up on batteries;)
If YOU can fly it, I CAN crash it.


Quote from: gash on Wednesday,April 24, 2013, 11:11:11
That field looks familiar, gee who';s the good looking chap holding your coat lol

LOL I don';t know he turns up now and again, he should come and have a chat in the Chatroom more often.  :rofl:


Sunday,April 28, 2013, 07:56:45 #11 Last Edit: Sunday,April 28, 2013, 19:14:49 by Gav
Well done mate.  Yeah quad flying is definitely more relaxing compared to Heli flying.  Both are great fun in their own way.


Good job mate, I';m a few weeks from doing this myself hopefully so I really enjoyed looking at your first time trail :) What camera vibration isolation did you use, if any?


Hi Propfox, I just used the GoPro flat mount bog standard.


Quote from: Rammylad on Sunday,April 28, 2013, 10:34:38
Hi Propfox, I just used the GoPro flat mount bog standard.

Oh wow, not bad at all! You must have done a very decent job balancing the motors and props I';m sure.