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Foamcore FPV holder

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by mroberts, Jun 26, 2013.

  1. mroberts

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  2. slugger

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    Wonder if the monitor and foam core would interfere with the antenna's transmission?
     
  3. tanasit

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    Or the RX reception that is. ;)

    Let us know how this good idea works out.
     
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    I've got the same screen :) I picked up a little cf mount to go on the bar. Made a shroud out of sheet Aluminium, and put the av receiver on the back of the shroud.

    I had the screen flat and above the control (like yours) but I find having it up "feels" better, for me anyway :)
     

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    Id prefer to have the radio's antenna on the other side of the foam, this works well for me in my bought monitor holder.

    [​IMG]

    You can buy these carbon fiber mounts for around $20 at a few places online.
     
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    Nice setup. Which monitor are you using?
     
  7. mroberts

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    Well, the system seems to work OK. The controller range is a lot longer than the video tx range at the moment!

    I did a ground range check, and lost video at about 30-40m, but still had controller link at 150m.

    The CF holder looks cool, but how hard is it to remove?
     
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