As you can see everything went well. I just flew a few rounds here. The low speed is amazing! AUW 2kg. The pusher config is great, I haven't seen vibrations on the onboard video so far - that's a good sign.
Here is the second flight:
First test with FPV equipped bird (but normal flown). Lumix works great here - only the 8:30 limit is a little downside. But the bird flies like a charm! This time with 11x10 prop way better!
As requested here comes the (quickly cut together, Music stops after the half - sorry) version of my first flights with the FPV gear on the Cularis. The location is the same as on the last Video - Eichberg.
FPV equipment worked flawless on this testflight! I landed the plane after 20min because I was afraid to crash her after getting too relaxed in the air. Battery (3200mah) had 46% left after 4:45 mins of motor Time.
This was last Saturdays Testflight - see what happend the next day when I was ready for FPV with her...
Here I had one: elevator stuck upon restarting the engine to gain alt. In fact I think I had a radio glitch and after starting the motor I had no further control (I only tried to use elevator to hold her "up" - didn't try left/right...).
The Cularis crashed 3m ahead of an tarmac road - this was my luck! The road would have killed her! But here, in the high green the impact was absorbed well - damage is little (prop is broken, forward section is bent a bit, on servo-arm is broken - easy to fix).
But the bad taste of a possible radio glitch again doesn't taste so good...
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