This flight closed out the July 4th weekend and it was HOT--about 90 degrees. Mashed two flights together into this video. I spent some time cruising over the water, checking out the boats and buoys. A great day to fly. Also, the first flight out with the Penguin's new landing gear.

Equipment:

IN THE AIR:

Airframe:
Finwing Penguin v2
Great Planes Dural Landing Gear .40
Dave Brown Lite Flite Wheel 2-3/4"
Great Planes Bolt-On Axle 1-1/4x1/8"
Plated Wheel Collar 1/8"
Carbon Fiber Rods/Tape (assorted)
Great Plains Control Horns and Rods
Lego Guy

Propulsion:
M2815 Motor "power package" with 60A ESC w/Switchmode BEC
Zinger P-303 9x6 Pusher Wood Prop

Electronics:
Dragonlink v2 UHF Receiver
12v to 5v Regulator
1.3 gHz 1000 mW Video Transmitter
1.3 gHz Mad Mushroom Antenna (RHCP) by IBCrazy
1.3 gHz High-Pass Filter for 433 mHz systems
EagleTree OSD Pro Pkg with 100A eLogger/Integrated Connectors and GPS
EagleTree Guardian Stabilization Expander for OSD Pro
EagleTree Airspeed Microsensor V3
EagleTree Altimeter MicroSensor V4
TBS69 FPV Camera
GoPro HERO3 Silver Edition + Case
GWS S125-1T/2BB/JR Sail Winch Servo (For video panning)
Hi-Tech Digital Metal Gear Servos (For control surfaces)

Batteries:
Flight Pack: Nanotech 3S 6000 mAh
Video Pack: Nanotech 3S 2200 mAh

ON THE GROUND:

Transmitter:
Futaba 10CHG 2.4 GHz FASST Radio System
DragonLink UHF RC System
Rhino 3S 2760 mAh Transmitter Pack

Ground Station:
Manfrotto MKC3-H01 Tripod
Directional Antenna: 1.3 GHz 9.5dBic 5 Turn RHCP Helical Antenna (IBCrazy)
Omni Antenna: 1.3 GHz 1200-1360MHz SPW12 RCHP (Circular Wireless)
2x 1.3GHz Receiver w/SAW Upgrade (ReadyMadeRC)
EagleTree Eagle Eyes Diversity FPV Station
FatShark Attitude Video Goggles
FPV1000 DVR
Nanotech 3S 2200 mAh

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