Posts filed under: Trent’s Favorite Videos

Episode 150 – Emergency Auto Landing

Mayday! Mayday! I tested the FPV system on the Raptor140B, with nearly disastrous results. Luckily, the APM was onboard to save the day! I added the 400mw 1.3Ghz FPV transmitter...
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Episode 145 – Epic RC Crossbow Launcher

After having some difficulty launching the heavier Raptor140B+ (carries three 5Ah batteries) I decided to invest the time into building a cross bow launcher. It has a few key features...
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Episode 138 – 52km/32mi Cross Country Flight!

Mission accomplished! The objective was to fly 43km cross country (take off in one location and land in another) and prove that this kind of long range endurance / autonomous...
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Episode 130 – Raptor 140 Maiden Flight!

Completed the maiden flight of the 140 this week… it flew AMAZING. Seriously, one of the best airframes I’ve ever flown. This is significant as it proves that I’ll be...
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Episode 126 – Successful Cross Country Flight!

We did it! With your help over the last few years, I finally completed a cross country flight (take off and land at different locations). Executed the mission flawlessly, all...
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Episode 120 – Geek Wagon

Finally! A new MyGeekShow video! This week I made a GeekWagon to carry the Raptor during take off, check it out!...
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Episode 70 – Flying Wing Vectored Thrust?!?

On this episode of MyGeekShow we attempted to add thrust vectoring to our Raptor, with some very interesting results! See you Wednesday, -Trent & Nick –Raptor– Tx: Flyer9x with er9x...
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Episode 77 – We Lost the Shrike!

We lost the Shrike!!! See you Saturday, -Trent & Nick –Shrike– FPV Tx: 400mw 5.8 gHz from FoxTech – http://www.foxtechfpv.com/58g-400mw-8ch-transmitter-p-544.html FPV Rx: http://www.foxtechfpv.com/new-8ch-digit-display-58g-video-receiver-p-296.html FPV Camera: http://www.securitycamera2000.com/products/600TVL-SONY-SUPER-HAD-CCD-D%252dWD… Autopilot: APM2 from http://www.DIYDrones.com...
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Episode 62 – Wind Flying, Shrike Building

On this episode of MyGeekShow we ALMOST finish the Shrike, but decided that we had to get some flying in too. We took the Raptor out flying during a 12...
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Episode 34 – GeekStar Crash, Repair, and Endurance Testing

On this episode of MyGeekShow I fly, crash, repair, and test the GeekStar’s performance. It flew great!...
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