Drove up to Northern Connecticut today to drop my daughter off at camp and did a little scouting on Google Maps for a place to fly. Found this small recreation area on the West Branch Reservoir and drove over to check it out. It was a pretty gorgeous area. Google Maps FTW!

Equipment:

IN THE AIR:

Airframe:
QAV400 w/ Carbon-Fiber Landing Gear (Lumenier.com)
3D-Printed CC3D Case

Propulsion:
4x Tiger MT2216 900kv Motors
4x 30A SimonK ESC by RC ManChild
4x Graupner 8x5 E-Prop

Electronics:
OpenPilot CC3D CopterControl Board
Dragonlink v2 UHF Receiver
15v to 12v Regulator
1.3 gHz 800 mW Video Transmitter (Rangevideo)
1.3 gHz Bluebeam Ultra Antenna (RHCP) IBCrazy
433 mHz UHF Monopole Antenna
TBS EzOSD with improved GPS and Current Sensor
RMRC PRO700 FPV Camera
GoPro HERO3 Silver Edition + Case
Flight Pack: Nanotech 4S 3300 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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