Finally hooked the camera onto the Pheonix for a pilot’s eye view and try out some FPVSoaring. I can even look left and right down the wings in flight with the simple servo mount. The flying ants were a real pain whilst flying! Completed a 5.5mile wander backward and forwards – happy days.
A bit too breezy to fully set up but it’s getting there… Typically with a new model, the weather has been so bad since I got this model it’s only been out a couple of times. The only changes so far have been a Graupner Folding pusher prop as a 9″ fixed pro does tend to get in the way with belly landings & an uprated video TX
Am I ready for a test fly? …after over 40 yrs of RC Model flying ‘everything’ that flies I thought I would try out my own FPV/iNAV, lets see what happens …You see I have to rely on an electronic flight control to do some of the flight if I was using my own fingers it would be a piece of cake as it’s quite a steep learning curve with the setup as it just wont work out of the […]