Drone / quad copters....

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Re: Drone / quad copters....

Post by Paul B » 25 Jun 2017, 21:05

Looks pretty good quality images to me, but who was that daft sod running about :whistle
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Re: Drone / quad copters....

Post by Paul » 25 Jun 2017, 21:17

Looking good mate :thumbsup 8-) ...... going to have some fun with that ohyeh

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Post by James » 26 Jun 2017, 10:54

Looking good buddy, I am gonna get mine out.

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Re: Drone / quad copters....

Post by warder54 » 20 Jul 2017, 09:21

Just found this thread update Martin. Pretty windy as you say, but the 501s is more capable than many give credit for. Did you do the transmitter mods - battery and antennae?

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Re: Drone / quad copters....

Post by Martin » 20 Jul 2017, 09:56

After I read all the reviews I bought the advanced version buddy, so the long range is fitted as standard.
Loving the tx, feels very positive and comes with gimbal controls for if I decide to fit an external camera later.
Aftermarket Tx battery bought & fitted, bought two extra drone battery's too and some connectors to run the dual drone battery mod.
Fingers crossed I'll be getting 30 mins flight time with 2x batteries fitted.
The tx battery mod shows the full 12v + even after a 20min flight so far superior to the standard carrier fitted with the AA batteries.

I'll get some video shot a posted up when I come back from our holidays.
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Re: Drone / quad copters....

Post by 9-R » 20 Jul 2017, 12:12

Paul B wrote: but who was that daft sod running about
Think he caught a perpetrator who was running from the cops. :busted Good job! Now you should hand it over to the police for evidence.
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Wrote a note said, 'back in a minute'. Bought a boat and I sailed off in it.

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