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Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by Julius717, May 19, 2015.

  1. Julius717

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    Curious what others have. being as how we all only have one battery what are you guys seeing flight time wise?

    im sitting at 49 flights with jut under 5 hours in the air so far. 95% of my flights in the past 3 days, putting my battery through hell. ha
     
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  2. oleosc

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    P 3 arrived 7th May, flew 6 times 1 crash tree.
    changed from Galaxy to nexus 7 tab
    flew 10 times 2 crash
    (last one was with return to base but very gusty..landed on sauna roof about 3 meters from return spot.
    Well satisfied with robustness of this P 3 from past forums the earlier Phantoms were a little fragile to say the least.
    (shows the benefit of Thrift..I hungered after the Phantom last year but no cash, so I had to wait to save..got P 3 instead. Wife very pleased it has lasted so long)
     
  3. bbfpv

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    Your wife is pleased that it's lasted 2 weeks? :eek:
     
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  4. delirious

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    Ive flown mine two dozen times with battery life averaging 16-18 minutes. I've normally flown in wind ranging from 8-15 MPH. 15 MPH is my cuttoff. I'm getting tired of the whole one battery deal and getting impatient. If I leave home, I have to pack up and can't return usually that day, since I have other obligations. I want my other batteries.
     
  5. vinnnocc

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    p3p 25 flights 1hr 56min.
    total distance 6556m
    fly about max was 20min others have been about 16min
     
  6. gjoseph

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    I have flown mine 10 times now only flew til battery level was at 50% then charged and flew again-- you are suppose to do it this way on all new batteries- I guess it helps battery life and helps set the battery up somehow. No problems so far except for the occasional lost signal for 3-5 seconds-- but I am flying on the edge of a large city
     
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  7. FireFly88

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    Flight Total Time - 7 Hr 08 Min
    Flight Total Distance - 131,451.1 ft (24.89 Miles)
    Flight Times - 74

    *First Flight was on 5/6/2015
     
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  8. edonovanl

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    Still on their honeymoon, apparently!
     
  9. vinnnocc

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    is anyone outa being a junior pilot?
     
  10. snerd

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    The kit I bought from a dealer on Amazon has 3 batteries!
     
  11. delirious

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    I purchased an extra battery deal, just no extra battery has been sent.
     
  12. Yogi123

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    36 flights; 7 hours and 5 mins; 325,959 feet

    Pilot status still fully on left side.
     
  13. snerd

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    Oh! Well, that sucks. I hope mine are in the shipment that's on the way!
     
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  15. delirious

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    I don't think anyone is getting their extras right now
     
  16. ghinson

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    I'm 14 flights, 2hr 10m, 18,592M into it. So far so good. Averaging about 10min a flight, as I heard I was supposed to. Tonight I'll let her stay out a bit longer. It's time to loosen the bit.
     
  17. snowghost

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    Longest is 14,760 ft, in 13 minutes. I too am tired of one battery.
     
  18. Kingfish28

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    3hr 6min
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    26 flights
     
  19. Cooter3690

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    About 5 hours for me. Anyone know the scale for the pilot rating on the app? I'm curious to know when I'll be promoted from junior pilot haha.
     
  20. bbfpv

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    It doesn't move, just like their "credits" on their forum and whatever other lame *** e-incentive that's floating out there. By the time its implemented you'll be on a p4 and it'll start all over again. China....