Cincinnati, OH

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Mechanical engineer Home shop machinist Lightning sailor

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Salamanca, NY

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Kevin Rhodes replied to RG's discussion Has anyone got UAV 333 exemption here in USA? in Agricultural UAVs
Thanks for offering to share your petition template.  My email is khrhodes@hushmail.com.  Again, many thanks.
Aug 21, 2015
Kevin Rhodes replied to JB3's discussion Alternative Cameras in IRIS
"My GoPro Hero 3+ Silver is giving me fits.  Can't say enough good about my Iris+ though.  The GP worked fine for about a month and a half and then, boom.  The GP will come on when I power it up and then in about 5 seconds, will power itself off,…"
Aug 20, 2015
Kevin Rhodes replied to Kevin Rhodes's discussion Source for carbon fiber props for Iris+ in IRIS
"Thanks, Mark.  Is Tmotor the brand? "
Jul 16, 2015
Kevin Rhodes replied to Jeff Willaford's discussion IRIS+ Gun shy Novice in IRIS
"Just fly it.  If you're questioning your motor skills (don't we all), get a micro and fly for about a month to get the muscle memory/riding a bike responses.
I've pranged mine a few times, broke an arm, etc.  I have had no real technical problems,…"
Jul 15, 2015
Kevin Rhodes posted a discussion in IRIS
I have looked for these and am having no luck.  I have no issue with the stock props, but wanted to do a little evaluation.  Any recommendations on length and twist would be helpful. Do the CF props for the DJI Phantom fit the Iris+?  Thanks.
Jul 15, 2015
Kevin Rhodes posted a discussion in IRIS
My status LED gave up the ghost.  Didn't really care for the battery door location either.  Thinking of replacing with a Vollong 3W RGB High Power LED from superbrightleds.com just under the safety button.  Overkill?  Any suggestions?
Jun 26, 2015