After arriving in Nome, AK for the summer, I got the HK EPP FPV re-assembled and took it for a spin early in the morning (1:00 AM). With my APM 2.0 tied up with the heli right now, I'm still flying this thing manually (considering getting my hands on another APM). I have, however made a few modifications to the frame to make it more modular (for ease of…Continue
With much excitement I found some time to give my dual setting flaperon system a test run. In the video, it's used during the low altitude and climb out at the beginning, the landing, and a couple other points along the way. It does feel a bit better for landings and launches, but I think I might increase the 'flap' angle to the full throw of the servo to get the…Continue
Here is a quick test of the two-switch flaperon setup I whipped up for the EPP FPV from HK.
Added by Eric Tweet on May 22, 2012 at 6:24pm — No Comments
In the spirit of finally getting around to things, I got the HobbyKing EPP FPV plane in the air, FPV style!
The video is of my 3rd FPV flight, so pardon the less-than-ideal flying skills. I've done a handfull of flights non-FPV, but quite frankly I'm rubbish at flying that way. I suppose that's to be expected since this is the first RC plane I've ever flown,…Continue
Made in strong EPP foam.
Not a RTF kit but a well cut kit made for the long dark nights... …