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Recovery from ice

Discussion in 'Photos and Video' started by MassDrone, Jan 11, 2016.

  1. MassDrone

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    It's winter in New England, but not cold enough to freeze the ice solidly. Here's a little video of my Phantom 1 getting stuck on thin ice and its recovery.

    I'm a newbie here, so if I've offended by posting this on two different sections, my apologies.

     
  2. gez

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    Lucky the ice held out- lesson for all of us
     
  3. MassDrone

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    Indeed it was lucky. 24 hours later the ice had melted another 30-40 feet into the pond. Had I not retrieved my Phantom the day it landed, it would be sleeping with the fishes now!
     
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    Boys and their toys. Correction old men and their toys. [​IMG]
     
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    Winter isn't thru yet. I'd invest in a 2nd life preserver.
     
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    Wow, video was cool to watch, I'm glad you had a successful rescue. And LOL at Dave's comment for 2nd life preserver!
     
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