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Just got my wings

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by 4proppilot, Apr 14, 2016.

  1. 4proppilot

    4proppilot Guest


    Just joined the family of quad copters with a P4.

    My first time ever flying a drone and wow.

    I come from an RC plane background where maintaining visual on the craft is a must always. Looking down at the iPad is something new and the range of these machines is great and yet quite nerving.

    Most impressed and looking to play more
    #1 4proppilot, Apr 14, 2016
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  2. ryantrax

    Jul 14, 2015
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    Xenia, Ohio
    Welcome to the best Phantom Forum on the nets! I went through the same thing when I started flying Phantoms a few years back, I was also from an RC Plane background of over 20 years. Fly safe and have fun!
  3. TWP723

    Feb 19, 2016
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    Abingdon, Md.
    Same here. Flew fixed wing craft for a long time and still do on occasion. But it's night and day when it comes to a quad. Enjoy and have fun!
  4. 4proppilot

    4proppilot Guest

    Thanks guys. This forum seems to be the place to hang out. I flew the P4 out in the middle of a farming district, no airports or people. I just let her go out over the fields until I couldn't see nor hear her anymore. What a sickening feeling, but there on the iPad was full signal Comms and clear as day a view of where it was. I decided to try the return to home feature. I waited until slowly I could hear the faint buzz of its blades getting closer. Finally in view, and she landed herself right before me. Most impressed.


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