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#1 Jim DE

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Posted April 03 2014 - 12:32 PM

FYI on the east coast this will start at 0120 April 15th 2014....... a oddity that can drive a white balance setting crazy ;)


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#2 Jim DE

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Posted April 15 2014 - 12:18 AM

The blood moon is starting now nfor those lucky enough to not have cloud cover


I keep getting some quick breaks in the clouds but it appears like a normal moon right now at 1:18


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#3 Jim DE

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Posted April 15 2014 - 1:08 AM

Well I am completely in the soup now with no breaks in the cloud cover for the past 30 minutes so I am calling it a night........... Hope someone gets a shot at it!


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Posted April 15 2014 - 11:57 AM

You are a better man than me, I called it quits at 12:15 when there was solid overcast and no sign of the moon.:D


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Posted April 15 2014 - 11:59 AM

What's the height limit of your quadcopter?:lg_smile:


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#6 Jim DE

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Posted April 15 2014 - 1:48 PM

FAA holds us at 400' .... though it will do over 2000'


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