Quantcast
  1. Sign up now and join over 35,000 northwest gun owners. It's quick, easy, and 100% free!

Passing up new gun

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by rick49, Aug 15, 2015.

  1. rick49

    rick49 Lewis Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    900
    Likes Received:
    1,796
    No gun this month but what a range toy:)

     
  2. Caveman Jim

    Caveman Jim West of Oly Springer Slayer 2016 Volunteer

    Messages:
    5,268
    Likes Received:
    8,949
    You mean as a target? I'd by that for a dollar!!!!;)
     
    Medic! likes this.
  3. rick49

    rick49 Lewis Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    900
    Likes Received:
    1,796
    LMAO 800 bucks is a spendy target. At the 500 yard line I think the holes will much easier to see with this.:)
     
  4. 40calruler

    40calruler Lake Oswego Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    1,900
    Likes Received:
    1,335
    I would buy it as a drone but end up with it as a target trying to make it work. Cannot even handle the whole video it takes so long. Throw it up and let the shotgun do its job.
     
    Caveman Jim and Joe13 like this.
  5. U201491

    U201491 Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    9,857
    Likes Received:
    10,560
    $$$$ ????? & How long will it stay up??
     
  6. rick49

    rick49 Lewis Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    900
    Likes Received:
    1,796
    The vid is quite impressive as to what it can do
     
  7. rick49

    rick49 Lewis Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    900
    Likes Received:
    1,796
    20 to 25 min. $799 out the door and your flying an extra battery is 120
     
    U201491 likes this.
  8. Sgt Nambu

    Sgt Nambu Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

    Messages:
    7,573
    Likes Received:
    10,643
    But.......that's four, whole Mosin-Nagants!:eek::confused:

    Pretty darned cool rig! I'm with .40cal' though, I'm afraid I'm too much of a lotech to use it properly!
     
  9. DuneHopper

    DuneHopper Douglas County. Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    1,878
    Likes Received:
    3,622
    I have two small 8inch drones they are fast and last maybe 20 minutes in a lithium battery charge. But they do not like wind of any kind. Oh and I paid less then 100 each.
     
  10. rick49

    rick49 Lewis Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    900
    Likes Received:
    1,796
    This one will do 20+ winds with steady camera in HD and has an elevation of 1500 +ft. And a range of about 2 miles. My buddies have introduced me to 860 yards with my
    6.5 Creedmoore and promise me 1500.
    The spotting glass was ok at 860 but I think this will help at longer ranges. Plus didn't have do do any explaining on the home front:)
     
  11. Garg

    Garg east of portland metro Hold my beer..... watch this Bronze Supporter

    Messages:
    1,188
    Likes Received:
    1,002
    I have the DJI Phantom 2 vision. Lots of fun. But I'm a nerd......
     
    rick49 likes this.
  12. edslhead

    edslhead Vanc Gold Supporter Gold Supporter Silver Supporter Bronze Supporter

    Messages:
    2,189
    Likes Received:
    4,323
    Watch out for that eagle!!

     
    ogre and Caveman Jim like this.
  13. rick49

    rick49 Lewis Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    900
    Likes Received:
    1,796
    Got it covered...

     
    edslhead likes this.
  14. DieselScout

    DieselScout S Clackamas County Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    2,350
    Likes Received:
    1,726
    Doesn't drone imply you don't have the fly them? These are just unmanned aerial vehicles. I hate the term drone and hate the public latched onto it. I feel like the media is pushing it for fear, as they are not drones. Same thing as calling an AR-15 and assault rifle. Calling it a drone sell more papers and commercial space when they make the news.
     
    Caveman Jim, spookshack and 41Slinger like this.
  15. Certaindeaf

    Certaindeaf SE Portland Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    7,803
    Likes Received:
    7,108
    I was kinda worried about that surfer dood. at least he caught a wave.. for two seconds
    lol
     
  16. Medic!

    Medic! What just happened? Has eagle eyes. But cant remember what he saw. Bronze Supporter

    Messages:
    3,040
    Likes Received:
    6,601
    These devices are so new we don't know what to call them.

    Remember cars were called horseless carriages? We tend to call new technology what it isn't. We can only compare it to what came before.

    So who knows. We may someday find ourselves calling them. Surveillance and lethal lightweight infiltration explosive device. Or SALLIED. o_O

    Or whatever. When It's named for what it is. That's the name it will keep.