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The Perfect Controller Setup

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by Bret Lucas, Sep 21, 2015.

  1. Bret Lucas

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    I've been spending time setting up my controller to achieve the following. See images attached. Any questions or ideas for improvements, fire away.

    1. Stability - controller tray with shoulder harness. Being a finger and thumb operator helps me with super fine movement. Also extending the sticks to max helps. And winding down the gain/expo setting to 0.30

    2. Excellent screen view - Padhat system with zero reflection due to 70 degree angled.

    3. Range and Penetration - FPVLR V2 with boosters - Provides complete confidence in reception. I'm a close range operator due to my photo/video work but it's nice to not concern myself with reception in almost any environment.

    4. Software - Using DJI Go and Autopilot - Autoflight logic as needed depending on capture required. Plus 32 channel setup.

    5. Checklists - I flip a checklist into view from the top of the Padhat which provides a consistent non error environment to work in.

    Improvements to make - I've hooked up a HDMI module and am waiting on Fatshark Dominator V3 to turn up to complete my system.
    At some point soon I'll move to a bigger UAV for DSLR work but for now this is a very good system.

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  2. BudWalker

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    Where did you get the controller tray and shoulder harness?
     
  3. DaGunn

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    Nice kit! What backpack are you using to carry?
     
  4. Bret Lucas

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    No backpack. I'm using a hard case for travel.
     
  5. NorthcountySD

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    did you install the fpvlr system?
     
  6. Magruder

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    Bret Lucas of one time Lincoln fame?
     
  7. Bret Lucas

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    No wrong guy.
     
  8. Bret Lucas

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    Yes I installed it.
     
  9. NorthcountySD

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    Any helpful tutorials you recommend ? Advice. I'd like to add it to mine as well I just don't want to be without it if I had to send it somewhere
     
  10. Bret Lucas

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    Google search or go to fpvlr.com