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Shake down. After flying a copy of Tims rig for a few hours most of the snags have been found and fixed. Here is the design in its ‘final’ state: Not much needed attention but the gear guide worked loose … Continue reading
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I have been using a pendulum suspension for a good while now and, although it’s not the lightest method, it has some advantages over the Picavet. robust tangle free no knots to unravel or line to fray less cross line … Continue reading
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This post is a case of putting the information up here as an aide memoir. I had trouble with this. Not because it’s difficult but because once done it’s easy to forget how you did it months later when a … Continue reading
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After a lot of trial and error with a direct to servo mounting I opted for the Brooks method of pan drive for 3 reasons: compact design- the offset allows the pan servo to sit behind the camera landscape aspect … Continue reading
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Tim Carter, an archaeologist working in Suffolk, got in touch and asked about KAP for site recording. After a couple of flights he has arrived at the conclusion this is an aerial platform with potential. After just 2 flights, flying … Continue reading
The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 31,000 times in 2014. If it were a … Continue reading