Pio Yepez
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Help for a Newbie

Started this discussion. Last reply by Luke Olson Jan 7, 2013. 8 Replies

Hello EveryoneI'm new to RC quad and hexacopters, and I'm about to buy my first hexacopter,,, I was searching for a good and affordable hexacopter or quadcopter with GPS for Return home and Hold…Continue

 

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Luke Olson replied to Pio Yepez's discussion Help for a Newbie
"I'm not familiar with that radio but it looks like it would work just fine. For $250 I would expect at least a charger and battery with it though. If you can spare another $50 I think this is a lot more radio for the…"
Jan 7, 2013
Pio Yepez replied to Pio Yepez's discussion Help for a Newbie
"Thank for the clarification...  my budget is between $200 and $250  for TX/RX  i was sugested to buy this one   http://www.rc-drones.com/DEVO-10-Transmitter.php  my hexa will lave GPS, and I want a gimbal that I want to…"
Jan 7, 2013
Luke Olson replied to Pio Yepez's discussion Help for a Newbie
"The Turnigy 9X is a great radio for the price, but the build quality is pretty crappy and there's virtually no support. If you end up with a faulty unit you're better off just buying another rather than deal with the RMA to China. If all…"
Jan 7, 2013
R. D. Starwalt replied to Pio Yepez's discussion Help for a Newbie
"Good feedback Luke and yes, the shops will vary greatly in their knowledge and experience. If it is a 'plane focused' shop, that is often the case. Shops with helis tend to be very interested. Whenever I take my quad/quads to the shop, I…"
Jan 7, 2013
Pio Yepez replied to Pio Yepez's discussion Help for a Newbie
"Thank you for your advice,  I was looking for TX  and prices are from $50  fo $2k lol... what would be the difference between the  Hitec Aurora 9   that is 9 Channels and is around $250 and this one that is 10 channels and…"
Jan 7, 2013
Luke Olson replied to Pio Yepez's discussion Help for a Newbie
"I ended up getting the Hitec radio and charger from a local hobby shop because they had reasonable prices and I didn't have to wait for shipping. For everything else I went online. At my local hobby shop there's zero interest in…"
Jan 7, 2013
R. D. Starwalt replied to Pio Yepez's discussion Help for a Newbie
"Luke gave good advice to which I add...find some local support too. There should be one or two hobby shops in your area that you can buy from AND they will help you all they can. I understand trying to save money but online we can only go so far. A…"
Jan 7, 2013
Luke Olson replied to Pio Yepez's discussion Help for a Newbie
"I'd recommend the 3D Robotics hexacopter over the DJI but the DJI would get the job done too. There are a lot of transmitter options depending on the budget, a good bang for the buck radio is the Hitec Aurora 9. Same for the chargers…"
Jan 7, 2013
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Help for a Newbie

Hello EveryoneI'm new to RC quad and hexacopters, and I'm about to buy my first hexacopter,,, I was searching for a good and affordable hexacopter or quadcopter with GPS for Return home and Hold position, that can lift a Camera gimbal with my GoPro and also use another light weight digital camera , I'm about to pull the trigger for this one DJI F550…See More
Jan 5, 2013
Pio Yepez replied to Jake Sorensen's discussion Help for a complete noobie
"Hello Jake Sorensen you save me a lo of questions with this thread,  I'm about to buy the Phoenix R/C Pro Simulator V4.0 w/DX5e  to start my training... how did you project went  since may...? did you build your…"
Dec 28, 2012

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