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Remove camera for sport flying!!!

Discussion in 'Phantom 2 Vision Discussion' started by pawnmeister, May 20, 2014.

  1. pawnmeister

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    ...only after banging up the tilt servo did I realize how easy the camera and mount is removed. The PV2 is much more responsive without camera weight...longer flight times and no worries about a minor fender bender...flying skills improving rapidly without the worries...try it you'll like it!!!!
     
  2. Geoelectro

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    Heh heh. I lost my camera after a lake incident. Had the opportunity to fly without it and frankly, there was no magic. I guess for me, it's all about the video. :)

    Geo
     
  3. varmint

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    You didn't have balance/CG issues by removing the camera?
     
  4. pawnmeister

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    The camera is the heart and soul of the Vision but I get as much enjoyment pushing my flight skills with ground level flybys or coming in from above and hitting "the brakes" as hard as I can. Temporarily removing the camera both lowers financial crash risk and makes the craft much more nimble. No CG/balance issues whatsoever.
     
  5. nhoover

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    Yeah this works great. I tried it a couple of weeks ago and it is more responsive.