May 2013 archive

May 25 visiting the local boat exhibition.

I got the time to visit the local boat exhibition. During that time I met a few interesting people. I had a chat with the locals from Sea and Rescue, firefighters and who fabricate seagoo, a rov. The rov is very easy to control and there was a competition on manoeuvre the rov that …

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May 19

433mhz installed in my Bixler


I finally got the time to install the 433mhz module and the Turn stile antenna on my Bixler. The antenna is located on the bottom side of the wing and the RX is located on the pod – behind the camera The 1st flight will be LOS in manual mode (arduplane) – Then if things …

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May 09

433mhz LRS – UPDATED!

I am busy testing the 433mhz LRS system from Orange. A: OrangeRx Open LRS 433MHz 9Ch Receiver and: OrangeRx Open LRS 433MHz TX Module (JR/Turnigy compatible) The stock antennas are not the best – I purchased a Nagoya 771 from ebay and I built a Dipole antenna. So far it is pretty obvious which antenna …

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