"Congrat Hein ! What a nice place ! I have myself a Skywalker and I will go soon to south Angola, where it looks a bit like this. Too bad the custom there is so bad with flying stuff...
What is your video system ? 1.2 Ghz ? what TX antenna ? I saw…"
"Oh, the battery was an XPower 8500 4S. Attached is the summary screen. Not the most efficient flight ever. I think the gimbal does use a significant amount of energy, though much better than other models I've had."
"@robert, yes it was an unexpected bonus - the gimbal maintained direction while the plane turned under it - I like it too!
Max distance was only 5.6km. I have a 800mw video tx on it, but on the bench it was 500mw tested and it got damaged by a…"
"Thanks Robert. Really nothing fancy. I have a laser cut plywood base over the fuse and cable tied the gimbal down through some holes. I even duct-taped the whole thing to the SW :D
Here's another flight in the Namib:…"
"Hey Eric, quite a surprise opening DIY and seeing my clip :D Thanks :)
Awesome, inspiring place. Joe, I'm so sorry I could not meet up - had a full agenda this time!
No post editing, just trimming the boring bits out with GoPro studio. I used…"