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Alright I am ready just need some feedback

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by ccase39, Jun 28, 2015.

  1. ccase39

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    I have been putting off buying a P3 advanced (maybe professional) until some reviews come back. Its been out a while now and I am wonderng what you guys think and want to hear some of your experiences. Couple of questions:
    What is the REAL flight time
    Any word on a ground station?
    How much distance can you get FPV?

    I am thrilled about the lightbridge tech so how is it working?
     
  2. msinger

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    - 18 minutes flight time on average
    - No word on ground station
    - It depends. The range is impressive though.
    - Lightbridge works well for me.
     
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  3. Jbundy63

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    18 to 20 minutes of flight time.

    Range so far has been good, been out a mile and held GPS, usually have 18 to 20 satellites when I've been flying.

    Lightbridge has worked very well for me as well.
     
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  4. IdahoCopterHawk

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    What Jbundy63 said.
     
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  5. fhagan02

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    Ditto all comments above. Not a single "Issue" for me. Both firmware updates went fine. P3P running the latest FW with no problems.
     
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    Same here.

    Easy get 1km full video strength, no issues.
    Push the button and join the club.
     
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    My experience is about what others have reported:

    18 - 20 minutes on relatively un-seasoned batteries and 1KM+ in distance.


    :h
     
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    stuff i didnt really know when I bought:

    lightbridge has about 200ms of delay, its noticeable. but you cant fly aerobatics and stuff with the P3 so its actually a non-issue.

    ios devices work better than android devices (for now at least)

    also, 500m AGL is max altitude, enforced
     
  10. silverstoned83

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    I agree with all of the above. Also, I've gone as far as 2 miles away with full reception the entire way. I'd have to say that the lightbridge tech is what has impressed me the most.
     
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