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  2. zivalfred

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    I just ordered mine yesterday and reading all threads here made me anxious. How far does your p4 go?
     
  3. PhantomJAK

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    Check out the video ;)
     
  4. oblivie

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    Not sure about yours but my p4 goes very very far
     
  5. PhantomJAK

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    That's about what I would expect on an open coast. Also, that's round trip. Thanks for sharing!
     
  6. Blue Bird

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    Great vid regarding range on the P4! That isolation away from interference in open fields definitely will always improve range.
    The best test so far! What are you getting with the antenna mod?
     
  7. oblivie

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    Yeh ... Around my neighborhood ,that's is wifi congested, I get 1 and half miles average
     
  8. PhantomJAK

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    Have not tested with the mod on the P4, but my P3 got 15,400 ft. with the DBSMods kit. Check out the video here
     
  9. Blue Bird

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    Very Cool! Let us know when you do a mod with the P4. I am curious what the range will be then.
     
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    This is my maximum range with a cheap wind surfer antenna.
    My only complaint is being very sensitive to direction. I wish I have someway to make it less sensitive to direction as you know sometimes along the course you are not sure if you direct your antenna the exact right direction of your bird , needless to say that I can't get this range if I direct my phantom to more residential areas
    Or over big building.


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  11. PhantomJAK

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    Thanks for sharing! Love the Sunnyvale area!
     
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    Sent from my iPhone using PhantomPilots mobile app[/QUOTE]
    Have you


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  13. mnewxcv

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    is that open field or with trees/houses?
     
  14. phantom13flyer

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    Volace have you looked the options available at maxxuav.com . I got there boosted setup and my range now far exceeds the battery power of my p4.


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  15. PhantomJAK

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    Good tip.
     
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    Hello! could anyone please tell me how upgrade extra battery for p4. Im a beginner. Thanks
     
  17. Phantomfreak

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    Got my P4 out 20,145 ft. with windsurfers only, one way.. ImageUploadedByPhantomPilots1462729171.926321.jpg
    Here's my best with my P3P.. same flight path, same windsurfers..
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    I've done back to back tests on different flight paths, it's always been the same.. The P3 consistently gets around 2,000 to 2,500 ft. greater distance over longer flights, I guess that's appropriate given the P4 transmitter puts out around 20% less power. At first I was a little bummed because of this, but If I really wanted to address the issue I would just install a Itelite antenna or something. But the ranges I'm getting of around 4 miles distance work for me.. So I'm happy.
     
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    How much less is the range without the Windsurfer?