When choosing a location to fly from (albeit FPV or even just line-of-sight) you need to carefully consider the air-space around you, most importantly you need to check that you are not within an air traffic zone that is being used by a local airport or aerodrome, a restricted area or even military airspace. Continue reading
The recent influx of feature rich budget transmitters from the likes of Turnigy and FrSky has obviously pushed Spektrum to “up their game” so the DX6i has finally been replaced with an all-new 6-channel transmitter and just like its bigger brothers its looking rather swish; it’s also sporting a myriad of new features (some that will aid FPV & Multi-rotor pilots) many borrowed from the new DX9 and DX18.
Colin Guinn who many of us know as the face and (and self-professed product innovator) of DJI Innovations is actually the CEO of his own subsidiary of DJI (Dijiang North America, LLC) and there appears to have been a falling out between DJI North America & DJI HongKong as a result of this Mr Guinn has “taken the proverbial ball home” by seeking a temporary injunction (On the 22nd of January 2014) against DJI HK to prevent them from trading with 31 authorised DJI main-retailers/resellers in the USA.
Now none of us here at iFPV are ever likely to purchase or even require something of this epic proportion but hats of DJI this is one impressive platform and I just felt the need to share this excellent DJI promotional video with our members. Continue reading
A very quick video to show you just how simple the new EzUHF transmitter module for JR & FrSKY radio transmitters is to install, (configure on a Taranis) and then bind with your existing EzUHF receivers.
Last year we told you about this amazing antenna tracker unit and we published a video of a working prototype along with an interview with the manufacturer but now we are excited to announce that the tracker has been finally released.
- 2x Sharper (Glass) Lens (146 degree FOV, F = 3.15mm).
- 35% Improvement on light metering (to help with low light performance).
- Increased brightness on the live feed.