"Jo, no worries. I was just going by the fact that 3DR only seems to stock the 3.3V cable. Beyond that I was hoping someone with more expertise would chime in.
General warning about minimOSD: It is by far the glitchiest piece of RC…"
"I believe a 3.3V FTDI cable is fine. Which cable are you using? Link?
Yes, both sides need to be powered during character set update. What are you using to power the video side while updating the character set?
Also, how is the video stage powered…"
"Yikes, this is concerning. I had a major crash recently due to an AttoPilot 90A board shorting mid flight and now have ordered the 3DR as a replacement. Also a while back I had a 3DR/RCTimer 880kv motor fail due one of the leads not being…"
"How are you guys finding the clone S800? It includes RCTimer motors and ESCs into the arms right? Are these components any good?
I was scared off by all the reports of heavy flex in the arms, but I love how it folds up ;)"