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    Anyone using the 433Mhz 3DR radios?

  • Hey everyone!

    A quick update, www.sadrones.co.za has been "upgraded"

    Look and forum content updated :)


    This domain may be for sale!
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    Fitting an APM 2.0 to an old test wing today should be interesting. WX is good as well at the minute tad chilly in the Midlands been close to -10 this week some saying -14 but I am not sure I believe that.


  • Andre here from Pretoria have quad copter and hobby king Epp Fpv plane with Apm2 and getting my Telemetry radio soon.
  • Hey Guys! Im ordering some carbon fibre props for my copters. Does any1 else want?
     If you do, drop me a mail: gareth@stuffinc.co.za

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  • Thanks Graham and other, i had a great Sunday morning flying my new Bixler.

  • Hi anyone for kzn north coast, im currently working on a 700 heli, quad and octo. using apm2 and apm1

  • Hey Graham, I am in. Bixler done and ready for maiden. APM 2 is also in and setup done. See you tomorrow, at 7 ?
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    Going 'copter flying Sunday morning in Northcliff, JHB if anyone wants to join?

  • Gr8 going, I'm from Centurion, way to busy currently, not much time anymore :(


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X-UAV Talons

Hi, we have received a shipment of X-UAV Talons with wing extensions in Pretoria for anyone who is interested in a professional UAV platform capable of carrying a SLR Camera.Please contact me at cvanvollenstee@cfaktor.com 

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250 Quad with Pixfalcon autotune help

Hi,I converted my ZMR250 from a Naze 32 to a Pixfalcon. I got everything setup and vibrations looks fine.I then did a auto-tune on the Roll axis and would like to know if it is normal for a small quad or should I be concerned with the low values.Stabilize Roll = 4,873756Roll P = 0,03859347Roll I = 0,03859347Roll D = 0,001254361Imax = 0,444Filt = 20,000Firmware Ver. 3.4.6I did try to auto-tune the Pitch axes as well. But the quad just fell out of the air close to the end of the cycle because of…

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Report a non trustable drone manufactor

Alert - Scam Airborne Drones Do not do business with this company - Airbone Drones, 37 Koeberg Rd, Cape Town, 7405, South Africa - www.airbornedrones.coI was robbed because after paying full, only part of the items I bought, where delivered. Even the drone I received does not meet the specifications (see quotation attached), and is useless.My complaints always generate a lot of of excuses and promises, clearly with no intention of solving the problem. Only to postpone it.Mr. John James Geber…

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