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Is my optic flow different?

Hello Everyone,

I purchased an optic flow from some place that I can not remember and noticed that it is stamped "jdrone.com".  But it looks different than what is on their website.  Any one else have the same kind of me?

For one thing it has two diffe

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Mission Planner Problems

Hello Everyone,

 

Ok I have a challenge that does not make any sense.  I connect my APM 2.5 to the PC and start the mission planner and it claims they are connected BUT I am getting zero readings off the quad with the data or config tabs.  No GPS no co

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where do i find this?

3691027584?profile=originalHey guys,

I broke this piece that holds on my propleller yet  I can only find these when they come with a new motor.  Anyone know a place to buy these without having to buy a new motor?

 

Jason

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Power to TX for FPV

Hello Everyone,

I have recently purchased a 5.8g tx/rc for my fpv system and have a few questions.

1) The Tx claims it needs an input of 7 to 12v so I assume it is ok to hook it directly into the quad's 3s 11.1v 5000 ma battery?

 

2) Do I need a BEC inbe

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Camera trigger and gimbal question

Hey Everyone,

I am sure there has already been a topic on this but I could not fine it.  I have figured out hoe to hook up my 2-axis camera gimble but I can not figure out how to hook up the camera trigger.  Which plug on the APM board are you suppose

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Camera Trigger Question

Hey Everyone,

I am sure there has already been a topic on this but I could not fine it.  I have figured out hoe to hook up my 2-axis camera gimble but I can not figure out how to hook up the camera trigger.  Which plug on the APM board are you suppose

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FPV help

Hello Everyone,

I am trying to put together my FPV system and this is what I have so far.

1) Headplay 800 by 600 goggles

2) Go Pro

3) Go Pro connection to transmitter

Now I am thinking of purchasing the following RC/Tx but how do you power it while out in

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Camera Gimbal System

Hello Everone, After getting real comfortable flying I am now looking for a good camera gimble system. I see there are several versions out there but it is hard to know which one has proven effective on a 3DR quad? Looking for something that will all

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What are your PID numbers?

Hello everyone,I am trying to tune my drone and so far I am having a little bit of a challenge. I have read that the stick values would not work well with the stronger motors (880) or the larger prop (11 inches) but when I change the values I am not

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3D Radio 433 help

Ok,

I had a purchased the 433 3DR Radio system from 3DR and had it working perfectly.  Then a faithful day flying over water I lost control of my drone and it fell into the SF Bay.

 

So I built a 2nd unit and purchased a new card to be the air portion o

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Bay Area/ SF Drone fliers

Hello Everyone,I wanted to see if there are fellow drone fliers in the SF/bay Area who want to get together and form a flying club. Think it would be great to see other people's rigs, swap crash stories and learn from each other. If this already exis

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Good FPV System

Hello Everyone,

I have had a lot of fun flying my drone for work but realize that it would be even more fun if I could see what my drone sees. 

Right now I send it up with my camera take my shots for a few minutes than bring it back down and hope all i

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