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Author Topic: Proximity in the rain  (Read 131 times)

Offline Cheredanine

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Proximity in the rain
« on: November 04, 2018, 19:14:37 »
So no meet up today, too much rain, most of the guys tried to get out locally in ones and twos in the gaps in the rain, I am sure the videos will ensue. I think I had the worst of the weather, I had to use the points when it was drizzling it didn’t stop altogether, the water made the fpv cam keep rebooting, which was interesting and after about a minute there was too much water on the lense so I had to land and clear it, but here we go:


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Re: Proximity in the rain
« Reply #1 on: November 04, 2018, 20:55:20 »
Nice, that shows bravery and dedication.
I didn't go out today as grass was wet and with my flying I would have destroyed my quad in the water!!! Plus it did look like it was going to chuck it down, not that it did!! Typical. By the time I had charged my batteries I guessed it would be raining then I would have had to discharge them!!!

Was that a bit of Dido?

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Re: Proximity in the rain
« Reply #2 on: November 04, 2018, 21:20:20 »
Great flying mate in adverse conditions!  ~~

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Re: Proximity in the rain
« Reply #3 on: November 05, 2018, 07:25:36 »
Loved the proximity bits between those trees on the driveway, very nice pace and commitment!  :smiley: :smiley:

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Re: Proximity in the rain
« Reply #4 on: November 05, 2018, 15:33:50 »
Nicely done Cheredanine. Great seeing you getting in close.

10/10 for commitment .