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Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Rocky321, May 6, 2013.

  1. Rocky321

    May 6, 2013
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    I just got my phantom and im planning on buying these item but i need to know if thats a good price and what do you guys think about the set up

    Date Description Quantity Unit price Amount
    5/5/2013 Extra Battery for DJI Phantom - 2100 mAH , 25C Hyperion 2 $30.00 $60.00
    5/5/2013 GoPro HD Hero 3 - Black Edition 1 $425.00 $425.00
    5/5/2013 SD Card - 32 GB -for Gopro 1 $49.95 $49.95
    5/5/2013 Immersion RC 250mW Transmitter , 5.8 GHz 1 $45.00 $45.00
    5/5/2013 Power Adapter Filter - for Tx - 100 mW 1 $14.50 $14.50
    5/5/2013 GoPro Hero 3 Right Angle FPV ImmersionRC Cable 1 $14.50 $14.50
    5/5/2013 7" FPV Outdoor Screen 1 $155.00 $155.00
    5/5/2013 Bracket for FPV Screen to fit in Transmitter 1 $25.00 $25.00
    5/5/2013 Uno 5.8 GHz receiver for Screen 1 $75.00 $75.00
    5/5/2013 DJI Phantom - 2-Axis Camera Gimbal complete with servos 1 $230.00 $230.00
    5/5/2013 Installation, setup and testing of whole system plus misc. 1 $99.00 $99.00
    5/5/2013 Gopro Professional Phantom Case 1 $220.00 $220.00
    5/5/2013 lipo 2100 mAH for screen and receiver
  2. socman

    May 4, 2013
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  3. auck

    Feb 20, 2013
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    San Jose, CA
    are you having one built for you? I would suggest against it, since you won't be able to fix or upgrade it with out knowing what was done to it. this is a hobby after all, and if you have someone build it for you then what's the point?

    at any rate, battery is over priced, you can get similar one at hobby king for less, almost 1/2 price (if they are instock). if you buy the gopro3 straight from gopro, you'll save $25. you could save about $40 on buying a case from tradecraftcases.com. FPV kits can be had for less than what is being offered. and i'm sure you can search the web and find more savings per components.

    over all, you could probably save yourself $200-$300 if you did it yourself. again, you would also know how things are hooked up when you do it, so when you plan on upgrading / updating components, you won't have to pay someone else to do it for you. just my two pence.
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