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  1. Gyro Doctor liked GlassKnees's post in the thread Resurrecting A Totaled Elev-8 Quadcopter.

    Status 1/21 So, last night before going to sleep it occurred to me that I need to solder some bullet connectors to a couple of the Tarot...

    Jan 22, 2018 at 1:25 AM
  2. Gyro Doctor replied to the thread Another newbie but with a twist.

    :rolleyes: ... There's basically two types: One is just a buzzer that you turn on with your radio when looking for a lost quad. These...

    Jan 22, 2018 at 1:18 AM
  3. Gyro Doctor liked holtneil's post in the thread Thumbs, Pinch, or Hybrid?.

    I have seen the cups on eBay and I am sure they did have them on banggood It's nice to see a busy man cave Gyro Doc

    Jan 22, 2018 at 12:53 AM
  4. Gyro Doctor replied to the thread Looking for advise, FPV racing?.

    Mode 2 means the throttle is the left stick's up and down movement. This is the most common mode (at least in the USA). To control...

    Jan 21, 2018 at 5:56 AM
  5. Gyro Doctor replied to the thread Looking for advise, FPV racing?.

    The version 2 charger has a few features the original does not so it's the better choice (IF you'll even use those features), mine is a...

    Jan 21, 2018 at 5:36 AM
  6. Gyro Doctor replied to the thread Looking for advise, FPV racing?.

    First you should learn to fly the starter quads you have to their limits, THEN you can start thinking about racing, otherwise you'll...

    Jan 21, 2018 at 5:10 AM
  7. Gyro Doctor replied to the thread Prob. dumb cam. ? Help plz.

    :rolleyes: ... Make and model of camera ? Make and model of JJRC ? Type of video transmitter ? You can't just pop in a camera without...

    Jan 21, 2018 at 4:42 AM
  8. Gyro Doctor liked DrAbsurd's post in the thread Prob. dumb cam. ? Help plz.

    My name isnt Jason, but I believe that is correct wires. The red and black go to power supply and the other 2 (sometimes white and...

    Jan 21, 2018 at 4:42 AM
  9. Gyro Doctor replied to the thread Firmware.

    Firmware is different from software in that it's more permanent and is stored in the ROM not the RAM. (read only memory vs random access...

    Jan 21, 2018 at 2:49 AM
  10. Gyro Doctor liked mozquito1's post in the thread BFlight 210 and Taranis QX7 not working.

    Don't chuck that board it's still useful. Buy a ftdi chip or Arduino nano. Solder some pins on a spare uart. Job done you got a USB back.

    Jan 21, 2018 at 2:17 AM
  11. Gyro Doctor replied to the thread Thumbs, Pinch, or Hybrid?.

    I used to "Pinch" the sticks on my old huge Futaba but then later transitioned to thumbs. I didn't like the spikes on my Taranis so I...

    Jan 21, 2018 at 1:59 AM
  12. Gyro Doctor liked Spork's post in the thread Jerky Video Scene Transition.

    Yes. The "micro chip" can be thought of as a little hard drive. It doesn't really care what is stored on it. The only things you really...

    Jan 21, 2018 at 1:17 AM
  13. Gyro Doctor liked ArmyVet's post in the thread Getting your quad out of tall trees the easy way.

    Mine is a Pneumatic tennis ball launcher. Mainly used for throwing wire antennas over the 75 foot + pine trees on the property. But...

    Jan 21, 2018 at 12:11 AM
  14. Gyro Doctor replied to the thread Getting your quad out of tall trees the easy way.

    :rolleyes: ... Yep, same concept but just with a different launching mechanism ... Sure beats climbing trees (even when feasible) and,...

    Jan 20, 2018 at 6:01 PM
  15. Gyro Doctor liked DrAbsurd's post in the thread Getting your quad out of tall trees the easy way.

    I did something similar with a bow and arrow. tied line around arrow and shot it right above the drone (lots of tries) and pulled it...

    Jan 20, 2018 at 5:58 PM