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Thanks for posting this Very informative I’m just setting a few things up with ELRS at the moment.     I’m using Ardupilot and 5 is usually the flight mode channel but it’s easy enough to map to an...
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Hi Ignacio, Happy to help out I probably have a suitable a buddy lead too What type of radio transmitter are you using? I should be at the field next weekend if the weather is nice. I wil...
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Anyone flying today?
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srl Wrote: (05-02-2021, 07:22 PM) -- Another glow conversion , this is a Thunder tiger ARF from 2007. Weight without batteries is 1701g. Will test fly tomorrow. I think it only took to the air ...
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https://youtu.be/RJcMUCE524I Here's a quick view of what it looks like on the Horus but it also works just fine on Taranis as well
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What to do in case of an accident at the flying field? The most Likely injuries to occur at out flying field would be lacerations (deep cuts) or possibly the complete severing of a finger or thumb ...
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BOB Wrote: (15-07-2022, 11:35 AM) -- The guy was outside the safety fence area not sure what he was doing there but is a reminder of of our safety protocols need to be followed. -- When I slowed do...
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Yeah you might say struck by lightning?? :)
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That would be a hoot to fly. Not sure where would be a good place to fly it tho? Out on a dry salt lake in the desert perhaps? Untill you've heard one of those engines running you cannot appreciate th...
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Looks like you can get these locally now for $89 That’s not at all bad Here’s the link https://www.phaserfpv.com.au/products/sonicmodellskyhunterracingwing
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This is a really cool system. It works great with Ardupilot and if your a long way out flying FPV and suddenly your video dies or you just loose orientation you can just go into loiter or alt hold,...
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srl Wrote: (16-07-2020, 11:49 AM) -- I looked but I still have my EFX racer. How about a fast EFX fly past  on AGM day Saturday week? Barry and Jason B? srl -- Sounds good to me !!
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https://youtu.be/I48rvV1JuR0    Really nicely filmed and put together Video Andrew!! Nice flying too Steve!! That's inspired me fix my foamy now. (see what you've gone and done) ...
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srl Wrote: (16-07-2020, 07:53 AM) -- Lets start on the wing. srl --    The fuse looks good. Interesting how the ribs slot in to the shear web with deep slots like that. I guess the main stren...
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Busboy Wrote: (12-07-2020, 05:18 PM) -- Nice flying Jason, looks like she goes wherever you point it... -- It's not too bad could probably do with a little more tuning but it's getting there. I need...
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Excellent Keen to see some pics of the build Steve
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https://hobbyking.com/en_us/durafly-goblin-racer-820mm-epo-yellow-black-silver-pnp.html?queryID=97dff130b942d2bd5145c8a45e99b1b6&objectID=82097&indexName=hbk_live_magento_en_us_products This looks ...
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https://youtu.be/KGFb7l52rrE Here’s some video of the machine flying. It still needs a little bit more work but so far it’s encouraging enough
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Some nice landings there!! The AgCat flies really nicely!! Great filming too Andrew     Was that done with a Phantom ?
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Here are a couple more pics of the machine under construction It so nice to be able to post some pictures of my work. One of the benefits of building for my self A lot of the stuf I’ve done I cant p...
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Here’s some pics of the tilting arrangement
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Quadzimodo Wrote: (11-05-2020, 01:17 AM) -- There aren’t too many patents for well resolved tilt rotor mechanisms in tricopters. If yours is sound you may wish to investigate protecting it. Can’t wai...
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ianw Wrote: (17-05-2020, 12:08 PM) -- I flew the Airtractor on Saturday.  It's the perfect big plane for our field.  Takes off in a few meters and goes wherever you point it, (but is not super easy t...
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I've been flying the trifecta around the back yard a bit and at lunch time when I have been going in to work. I like it a lot and I think three props has something to recommend it. Since I have a few...
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ianw Wrote: (04-05-2020, 10:47 AM) -- I must have too much time on my hands as I dragged out the old airbrush and had a go at the exhausts.  Not perfect, but do look a bit like the discoloured titani...
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Wow that was a while ago I still have the plane and it’s in flying order It’s only had a few flights. Here some video of it that I didn’t get to post on here https://youtu.be/o2yJ1m4FWiQ
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I'm not sure anyone is going to stick their neck out in the MAAA and work out a set of guidelines and say it's sanctioned. you simply won't get that. You'd have to approach it from the other directio...
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ianw Wrote: (16-04-2020, 11:03 PM) -- Almost have my 2.3m Airtractor 802 complete.  My first scratch build, and it's definitely taken longer that I expected. I haven't drawn the most comprehensive pl...
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srl Wrote: (30-03-2020, 11:21 AM) -- HI Jason and members. Day one of no Mccoy I replaced the battery in my drill. Sadly I have lots of basic landscaping to do around the house. One thing I'm ...
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That sounds like an interesting build!! I’m sure it will fly well with a pixracer https://m.aliexpress.com/item/32983318107.html?pid=808_0000_0105&spm=a2g0n.search-amp.list.32983318107&aff_trace_k...
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https://www.gearbest.com/rc-airplanes/pp_009301426366.html?wid=1433363 They are back!! and nicely priced at $55 you cant beat that The big one is available here too. I have a couple of these set up...
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Here’s a little project That’s nearly ready for a test flight It’s a HK trifecta with a micro APM. I’ve had the flight controller for ages with gps power monitor and telemetry It was easy enough to...
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Busboy Wrote: -- Do you intend on doing Uber eats deliveries with that??? secant0giveThis seems like a good opportunity to build something or finish off a few old projects. Put together some of th...
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Hi Ross You are most welcome to come down to the field and bring your gear for a few flights once the current situation is over. Look forward to catching up and getting down there my self
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Ill post some video in the members section shortly bon
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Was a challenge to my self to design and build something that was under the 7kg limit unloaded and could handle a MTOW of 25 Should be able to carry a variety of useful payloads. From pretty much...
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This seems like a good opportunity to build something or finish off a few old projects. Put together some of those ARfs tucked away inboxes or repair a damaged machine or two. Post your pictures pl...
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This seems like a good opportunity to build something or finish off a few old projects. Put together some of those ARfs tucked away inboxes or repair a damaged machine or two. Post your pictures pl...
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https://youtu.be/rzsA9kG8tgY The field on the weekend a quick video. I think the water would have gone higher by Sunday afternoon as at the time it was taken there was still a lot more rain to come...
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Awesome!! That look great Remember the powerlines are hard to see with FPV Ask me how I know
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Quadzimodo Wrote: (21-08-2019, 02:31 AM) -- secant0give Wrote: (21-08-2019, 12:35 AM) -- https://youtu.be/e4QcDnrvm0w Best viewed by using the HD setting in youtube some onboard video of out place...
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https://youtu.be/e4QcDnrvm0w Best viewed by using the HD setting in youtube some onboard video of out place at cape Bauer on the westen shore of Streaky Bay
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the dart looks like a fun machine, Ill bet its reasonably swift as well :)
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Very cool That should be a fun machine !!
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The Havoc looks nice Steve Here's something different I picked up the other day http://skywalkermodel.com/en/89.html I'm going to set it up with a Pixhawk Flight controller and Mavlink telemet...
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Hey that should be a real hoot to fly Steve !! What day will you be down at the field?
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