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Discussion in 'Marine Electrical / Electronics' started by wonmore, Feb 1, 2019.

  1. wonmore

    wonmore Member

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    does anyone have any input on using a drone for spotting while offshore fishing?Must be waterproof,have gps and 30 minute plus run time.
     
  2. Henry

    Henry Senior Member

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    Try Magic - probably the best consumer drones on the market
     
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    Sorry that is Mavic. I hate auto spell check!
     
  4. captjohn

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    Range and flight time tend to drive cost, and size. I have a Mavic Air that I just purchased with the intent of using it to video fishing. It's small, has good range, but the battery is only good for 21 minutes. Larger drones are going to require larger areas for taking off and landing, and their more difficult to maneuver around things like antennas, outriggers, green sticks, ect. They also cost more.
     
  5. Amaralfish

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    I’ve got a DJI spark badass drone
    Paid 350 for it on eBay brand new with extra batteries
    Fly more combo
     

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