September 2014 archive

Sep 30

Natrix F3K new heights


This is todays altimeters from my Natrix F3K (DLG) A new personal best with 52 meters.

Sep 17

Gopro Hero 3 Black – Teardown

GoPro hero 3 usb connector

I have to admit that the LKTR250 frame and my GoPro Hero3 black camera are not quite compatible. The frame is a bit narrow and the GoPro has to be the worst camera in the world regarding aerodynamics as it has the largest surface facing forward. Imagine a GoPro Hero with the lens on the …

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Sep 11

Natrix F3K update


Now that I feel confident with the Natrix I resoldered a few¬†servoleads. There is no point having 2 positive and 2 negative wires from the wing to the receiver. A quick solder later I removed 2 15cm wires and now I have a free’d up htem 2 wires on a servoport so I can add …

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Sep 10

Natrix F3K DLG

I have purchased a used Natrix F3K carbon fiber DLG. here is the first attempts with a proper DLG.