a-quick-update-vlog--september-2018

A quick update vlog - September 2018

A quick update on what I'm flying because it's Sunday evening and I'm bored. Maybe you are too.

16 September 2018


my-tbs-disco-vs-my-immersion-vortex

My TBS Disco vs my Immersion Vortex

This is why I never fly the TBS Discovery any more. Oh I know, it can be fixed and improved etc ... but who has time for that? And would it even get close to the ...

31 August 2018


xplane-11--helicopter-demo-bell-429-air-ambulance

Xplane 11 - Helicopter Demo, Bell 429 Air Ambulance

This is a demo of my flying the Bell 429 Air Ambulance above Newcastle Airport in Xplane 11 using the Ortho scenery. OBS munched the video quality but in ...

18 August 2018


early-doors

Early Doors

Couldn't sleep, so took the z-84 out for a quick blast around the fields.

23 June 2018


xplane--6-mile-final-into-liverpool-eggp-in-the-dc9

X-Plane - 6 Mile Final Into Liverpool (EGGP) in the DC9

I've been practicing VOR/NDB navigation in X-Plane using the DC9, here's the landing back into Liverpool after a short trip from Liverpool to the Wallasey VOR, ...

19 June 2018


annotated-z84-flight-around-my-field

Annotated Z-84 Flight Around My Field

So tonight was a fantastic night for flying, join me while I cruise around with the Z-84 and show you the sights.

15 June 2018


z84--a-nice-little-circuit-around-the-field

Z-84 - A Nice Little Circuit Around The Field

What a beautiful night it was tonight - perfect flying weather, so here's a very quick circuit around where I fly.

15 June 2018


fitted-a-new-mobius-to-the-z84

Fitted a new Mobius to the Z-84

I couldn't be doing with the terrible footage from the 808 #16 camera I installed, so I put a new Mobius onto the wing (having lost one already). It's worth the risk ...

13 June 2018


a-notverypro-landing-into-innsbruck-xplane

A Not-Very-Pro Landing into Innsbruck [X-Plane]

First go flying the DC-9 into Innsbruck. Why did it have to be windy??

12 June 2018


can-the-z84-be-any-good-as-a-slow-cruising-fpv-platform

Can the Z-84 be any good as a slow, cruising FPV platform?

Yes it can - I decided to try having a nice little potter around with the Z-84 tonight in low winds and it was pretty relaxing. I was VERY disappointed with this 808 ...

03 June 2018


z84-flybys--live-view

Z-84 Flybys - Live View

I do believe I've gotten her flying nicely again :) All working fine - RTH, stabilisation, trims - all good. Now we can go a bit further again.

03 June 2018


losing-a-territorial-dispute-with-a-friendly-dog

Losing a territorial dispute with a friendly dog

I'm just glad he didn't wizz on ME. Also, I think the guy thought I was looking at him through the goggles lol.

15 May 2018


fixing-the-frsky-module-in-my-9xr-pro

Fixing the Frsky Module in my 9XR Pro

I noticed that the Frsky module kept powering down and wondered why - I opened up the module and noticed that the header pins had some movement, which ...

05 May 2018


z84--what-really-caused-the-crash

Z84 - What really caused the crash

So I took the wing out again today to see if my fixes last night (control throws) had fixed the issue. She flew off into the blue yonder and I did a circle, then decided ...

05 May 2018


rip-mobius-camera--z84-accident

RIP Mobius Camera - Z-84 Accident

No flying in this video* So I tried to perfect the Z-84's flying characteristics and get rid of the "nodding" effect on the pitch axis by adjusting the control throws - bad ...

04 May 2018


z84--a-quick-evening-flight-out

Z-84 - A Quick Evening Flight Out

Getting my bearings in this new spot, so I decided to just do a quick flight with the Z-84 to check all was in order. Good news... 1km out, no telemetry alarms, ...

03 May 2018




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