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Finwing Penguin EzUHF Rx Wing mount

After mounting the VTX on the right wing, i decided to offset the balance by mounting the UHF RC on the left wing. Using SPPM meant i can minimize some of the wiring however i still needed 2 channels for … Continue reading

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Finwing Penguin VTX Wing Mounting

Finnally got round to moving the ImmersionRC VTX mount onto the right wing and its made a big improvement. No longer do i have the bulk of the fuselage in the way of my video signal when flying at distance. … Continue reading

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Finwing Penguin Upgraded control horns and control rods.

Following on from an earlier post HERE i completed the upgrade. I replace all the control horns for DUBRO ones and replaced the control rods for home made carbon ones with adjustable metal clevises now the controls are really smooth … Continue reading

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Penguin v2 Pan & Tilt Mobius POD Pt3

Well following on from Pt1 HERE and Pt2 HERE i thought id post a quick video showing the unit working in flight I do need to change the P&T servos for something a little smoother but you should get the … Continue reading

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ReadyMade RC CXN Designs Mobius & FPV pan and tilt pod.

As promised in my previous post Mobius Pan & Tilt Pt1 below is the finished item mounted in the Penguin v2 canopy. Had to cut some of the foam back to mount the VTX further back so as to allow … Continue reading

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Penguin v2 Pan & Tilt Mobius POD

Thought id do a quick post on this as the manual and instructions documented on line are very few and far between. I decided that the Mobius camera was plenty good enough for my needs so wanted a decent P&T … Continue reading

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Penguin v2 Almost built

Its been a long time coming but she’s almost built. Click images for full size picturesSo far the build consists of: EzUHF 4 Ch Lire RX & custom 433mhz diploe, RX using 7ch in CPPM mode.Full house Full Hitec MG … Continue reading

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Finwing Penguin control horns & Rods

Very quick post this before i forget, decided to bin the crap control horns and rods as i’ve heard stories of people losing planes due to horns bending and snapping due to them being soft copper. So decided to go … Continue reading

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3S Lipo weight size comparison

Thought id post a couple of pics of some of the packs i use along with some notes. Currently i use 3 different pack 3350mAh Overlanders 2650mAh Haiyins 3300mAh Nano-Techs Each of them are spot on weight wise compared to … Continue reading

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Penguin v2 Trying to keep the electronics tidy

With so much space its hard not to just throw the electrics in and have done with it. Going to keep all the electrics as tidy as possible to the sides of the cockpit, try and keep the interference to … Continue reading

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