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Longest range??

Discussion in 'Standard' started by seanhagerty, Sep 17, 2017.

  1. seanhagerty

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    I was out today playing and was able to get to 2200' and still maintain signal. It was in and out a bit, but I was able to make it come home when I wanted. I had direct line of sight to the area it was in and had it at max altitude (385 feet for me). I was using the DJI Go App.

    So, what distances have you gotten to with your unmodified setup?

    Sean
     
  2. UpLift Aerial

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  3. seanhagerty

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    Ha. OK. Thx.
     
  4. Sthornsen

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    I'm getting over 15,000 feet away daily .
     
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  5. Sthornsen

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    Look at my thread titled Modifications to see pictures.
     
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  6. seanhagerty

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    I already saw those and drooled!
     
  7. Sthornsen

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    I'll take that as a compliment. Lol
     
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  8. Mark The Droner

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    I think the OP wanted to know about max distance achieved with an unmodified (stock) setup - presumably with a P3S.
     
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  9. seanhagerty

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    Yes I did. I'm wondering how I stack up.
     
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  10. UpLift Aerial

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    I used to get good range but now I barely get 500 feet. (P3P)
     
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  11. seanhagerty

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    Why so?
     
  12. UpLift Aerial

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    I don't know. Firmware?
     
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  13. macoman

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    I only use a parabolic antenna on my standard and usually get over a 1000 feet range but it never lose signal. I am just too chicken to push it more.
     
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    how much stupider can I be? just realized we are talking about the standard. ugh :confused::oops::rolleyes:
     
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  15. Macphreak4evr

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    My P3s i can get 1400 feet, still have plenty of signal, but I too am a wimp and even though RTH is an option, I'm always afraid it won't work. , plus 600+ $ for a drone is too expensive to lose imho
     
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    My heart is racing at 400 feet. I may need a new hobby.
     
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  17. seanhagerty

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    Made 2500' right at daybreak this morning.
     
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  18. UpLift Aerial

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    Haha. Don't worry. Its good to be nervous. That's what makes it interesting! lol
     
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    I have seen my "buddies" unmodded , no windsurfer, p3s go out to just shy of 4800'. 3500' is "his" typical range before rth kick in tho.
     
  20. Newbieguy

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    Yesterday I got out to 3300 ft with my P3S with a windsurfer. That's without losing signal.
     
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