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I agree it does look a lot better for some reasom SMF shorten any recent posts display  :rolleyes:
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Nice! Looks loads better.  :beer2:
22 Aug 2019 22:47:32
Sorted mate  ~~
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Sure. But basically, all the subjects are getting cut off.
21 Aug 2019 18:14:54
Can you pm me a screen shot of what you mean
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Gaza - can you make the subject line section in the forum topic list wider? It's cutting off the subject field really short.
19 Aug 2019 09:14:20
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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  ~~
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ImmersionRC 600mw powering Gopro 3

Started by mutley2, Saturday,August 24, 2013, 18:10:47

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Hey guys, just wondering if there was any reason why I can';t power my gopro 3 off  the 5v output from the VTX, I';m fairly sure this is what its for but just in case I';m wrong I don';t want to stuff my new Gopro and VTX. Looks too good to be true so I';m asking if there were any other people doing this.  ~~


Yep it';s possible with this type of cable. You need to ensure that the voltage is regulated to 5v, you don';t want any spikes or the excess voltage from a 2s (7.4v) going into your expensive GoPro.
I reverse polarities for fun.


Sorry I actually included the wrong link there (although it';s relevant it';s not exactly what you';re after) - I';d misread what you wanted to do and assumed you didn';t have a way of regulating the current.

The ImmersionRC 600mw vtx does give a steady 5v so no need to worry about the voltage being too high for the GoPro, all you need is a cable such as this: http://chargeconverter.com/blog/?p=154
I reverse polarities for fun.


Thanks for that, yep I';ve got a cable and it was supposed to have a 3A bec with it but only the cable turned up http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/HEFNERS-GoPro-HERO-3-USB-to-AV-Out-With-Power-In-for-FPV-/171092396885?pt=UK_ToysGames_RadioControlled_JN&var=&hash=item27d5e6cb55, that';s when I started looking at the ImmersionRc and noticed the 5V out put. Will hook that up tomorrow and have a play, many thanks for the reply.