The FPV Show

The FPV Show

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The FPV Show hosts, GAPiT (Travis), Bluegrass.Multirotor (Rob) and Hyph (Adam) get together to talk about technology and trends in the FPV drone scene. Laughs, news, tips, freestyle & race reports, and FPV pilot & inventor interviews from around the exciting world of FPV drone flight.
86: GAPIT’S BACK, BACK AGAIN.
Oct 15 • 100 min
This week the boys catch-up with the prodigal son of the FPVShow and dive into what exactly GAPiT did while “working” for the past six weeks.
85: A CHAT WITH SAMMYTHEKAT
Oct 8 • 104 min
On the last week of freedom before Gap’s return, the boys sit down with voicemail extraordinaire SammyTheKat to discuss all the things.
84: FEELIN’ FANCY WITH FANCYFPV
Oct 1 • 78 min
After a two week long hiatus, the boys are back with a fresh episode right off the reel. This week, Ryan LaBarre of RotorX fame steals Gap’s seat to enlighten us about a fancy new project called the UltraFox.
83: FLYLIFECO & BABZFPV
Sep 10 • 105 min
This week the search for Gapit’s temporary replacement starts off with an audition from Podcast creator and host FlyLifeCo, but not before Special Guest BabzFPV steals all the thunder and aces a Lightning Round.
82: GO LISTEN TO FLYLIFECO
Sep 3 • 18 min
Things go to shit in Gap’s absense, and the boys completely forget that it’s a holiday weekend. This week’s a wash, but be sure to head over to FLY?LIFECO and check out their great show this week!
81: GAP’S LEAVING AND IT’S ALL YOUR FAULT
Aug 27 • 93 min
This week the boys gather around for an endless news segment, and tackle a mountain of voicemails. Also, Hyph finally seeks revenge on Liz in a special Lightning Round.
80: IO’18 RECAP WITH JOE SCULLY
Aug 20 • 89 min
After recovering from the festivities at IO’18, the boys invite the legendary Joe Scully to recap everything that went down in Muncie.
79: BETTER LATE THAN NEVER
Aug 16 • 97 min
This week the boys discuss prepping for events, but not before Gap tells everyone about the most expensive game of cornhole ever.
78: EPISODE 0 - DAD’S BACK AND IT’S ALL YOUR FAULT, PART TWO
Aug 6 • 66 min
After a year and a half of teasing it, the boys final open the vault and dust off the archive tapes to bring you EPISODE 0 of The FPVShow Pocast. Don’t forget to stop by and say hey to Hyph and Blue at IO this week!
77: TINYSLEDS
Jul 30 • 84 min
TinyTy stops by to announce a giveaway, then lecture the boys on how to accidentally start a business. But not before Blue recounts lakeside bliss, Hyph crashes a plane and Gap’s soul is crushed at work
76: HYPH’S BACKWARDS MICROPHONE
Jul 23 • 71 min
Hyph’s mic faces the wrong direction as he and GAPiT dive into conversations about antennas, under-powered quads, and a survivor stand-off between past and present show hosts.
75: LAST SPIN WITH SPUN
Jul 15 • 81 min
Kidder and Martin from SPUN stop by the show to talk about the end of an era, and also some really gross stuff. Blue is out of town for the week at his ‘cabin’, but we’ve got plenty go talk about this week, not to mention DJ HYPH’s sweet new intro mix
74: RUBEN FROM SWEEPWINGS
Jul 9 • 113 min
HYPH EATS TWO AVOCADOS ON AIR. Also, podcast veteran Ruben from SweepWings™ stops by to learn the boys up on what it takes to fly an FPV wing. Blue prepares for vacation and GAPiT is away for an ‘emergency’.
73: VOICEMAIL EXTRAVAGANZA
Jul 2 • 77 min
The boys catch up on a mountain of voicemails, and pick a winner for the Helio AIO board, also Hyph finally finishes art school, Blue shares a weather report and GAP actually considers flying again.
72: THE GENTLEMAN’S GUIDE TO LONG RANGE
Jun 25 • 107 min
Friend of the show, Benson, stops by this week to give a comprehensive guide to LR. But not before giveaway winners are announced, Hyph struggles with a deadline, Blue makes hot sauce and GAP loses another frame.
71: SUMMER IN THE SUN WITH SAMMYTHEKAT
Jun 18 • 104 min
Intrepid voicemail extraordinaire SammyTheKat stops by to educate the boys on #vanlife, but not before Blue and Hyph discuss new packs, and Gap makes more excuses about not flying.
70: EMAX USA
Jun 11 • 106 min
JD and Billy from EMAX-USA join us this week to tackle a mountain of listener questions, attempt to avoid spilling the beans on future projects and divulge a bit on their new RSII lineup. But not before the TINYSLEDS.com giveaway winner is announced,…
69: DUDES!
Jun 4 • 89 min
The guys are back again for another installment of the FPVShow, but not before Gap brags about his involvement with TIME, Hyph brags about hanging out backstage, and Blue demonstrated a gentleman’s humility. Also a giveaway and voicemails and stuff.
68: Hangar Full Of Wangs
May 28 • 124 min
By popular demand, this episode is dedicated to the Wang. James Omega, FPV wing guru, joins us this week to answer a torrent of listener questions about all things flying wing. Beginners to experts, there’s some good info for everyone. But not before…
67: Baja Bisque
May 21 • 93 min
In a slight departure from the norm, the boys chat about the wonders of Avocado, while a drunk, sleep-deprived Hyph mistakenly speaks into a microwaved potato in lieu of his microphone.
66: LIVE Q&A
May 13 • 104 min
In this special episode, the boys attempt the impossible: executing a technically challenging plan in a timely manner. And, no thanks to GAP, they did it! We field questions live from dozens of listeners and cover topics ranging from ‘desert island discs’…
65: TECH Q&A WITH LOOSE TRANSISTOR
May 7 • 109 min
Loose Transistor stops by again to provide some technical authority on some listener Q&A. But not before ANOTHER giveaway winner announcement. Also, Bluegrass changes his profession to mechanic, Hyph battles a swarm of phantoms and GAP discloses his…
64: STRANGE ENCOUNTERS WITH UFO
Apr 30 • 97 min
DRL pilot UFOfpv stops by to unload some insider knowledge, but not before yet another giveaway is announced and the boys argue over the best FPV survival kit
63: 4/20 WITH BOTGRINDER
Apr 23 • 113 min
Botgrinder rejoins the show to c̶e̶l̶e̶b̶r̶a̶t̶e̶ ̶4̶2̶0̶ give us the lowdown on his new frame, answer listener Q’s and endure another lightning round. Also, new prize winners announced and yet another giveaway to come?!?!
62: BLUE’S BUILD
Apr 16 • 99 min
The boys convene to pick parts out for Blue’s new racing fleet and special Slacker LumpyDonut stops by as a lightning round ringer. Also, GAPbox 2.0 winner is announced, and the boys catch up on their flightless week!
61: WHITENOISE FPV
Apr 9 • 100 min
WhiteNoiseFPV stops by the show to chat about his design philosophy and get lightning-rounded, but not before Hyph returns from his cave, GAP does more boring LOS and Blue gets his receiver all spruced up. Also, NEW GIVEAWAY!
60: GAPBOX WINNER
Apr 2 • 86 min
Since it’s the first of the month, Loose comes by again to tackle some common listener questions from a more technical angle. But not before we announce a big giveaway winner, Blue braves terrible weather, Gap becomes an LOS expert and Hyph is dead
59: SWITCHBACK MOUNTAIN WITH ROTORX
Mar 26 • 94 min
Marty and Ryan from ROTORX stop by to go over their new super light Switchback, but not before we announce the TinyTy giveaway winner, GAP loses his one and only prototype, Blue gets trolled by mother nature, and Hyph puts the finishing touches on his…
58: SPRING HAS SPRUNG
Mar 19 • 100 min
With spring here, the boys share tips on how to get started on the right track, then announe another giveaway and answer the weekly SammyTheKat conundrum. Also, GAP finally gets his CV module and Blue catches us up on his hot date with Hyph!
57: HELIO RC
Mar 13 • 70 min
From the batcave, OrneryD of Helio RC joins us to chat about the all new dual-processor Helio Spring FC. But not before a token SammyTheKat voicemail, GAP maidens the caippy and Hyph and Blue plan a hot date!
56: BUTTERFLIGHT EXPLAINED
Mar 5 • 71 min
Have you buttered up yet? Loose Transistor stops by for his monthly visit to explain Butter Flight, answer voicemails and brave a special addition lightning round. But not before Hyph releases his 7”, Gap loses another quad to the barrel connector and…
55: FPVSHOW SOUNDPACK RELEASE !
Feb 26 • 57 min
The boys finally release the much-awaited Taranis soundpack (have you set yours up yet?) before bringing in Lightning Round RInger™ SammyTheKat for a special segment. But not before Blue rips the Babyhawk R, GAP talks about his new wang obsession and Hyph…
54 : BUILD MASTERCLASS WITH FLYLIFEco
Feb 19 • 152 min
Hyph and GAP nearly come to blows over the merits of hot glue when Martin Novak, the guy behind FLYLIFECO and new host of SPUN joins the boys in a THE ULTIMATE BUILD GUIDE! You want to get blasted with protips? You’re gonna get blasted with protips!
53: FIRST BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION WITH CLEARVIEW
Feb 12 • 126 min
The boys pull out all the stops in an epic two-hour celebration of one full year of shows. Featuring Ira, from Clearview, who stops by to answer listener questions on their new goggle module, a hilarious Ask Us Anything segment, and an absolutely epic…
52: PRINTER PARTY
Feb 5 • 96 min
The boys delve deeply into a semi-comprehensive and semi-comprehensible guide to 3D printing. Also, LooseTransistor joins is to chat tech and bring up the overall facial hair quality metric.
51: QUAD TO THE FACE ?
Jan 29 • 107 min
Hyph is back from the dead as the boys plow through voicemails and listener quandaries that were just too good to pass up. Also, tons of new gear news and Blue shamefully admits he wouldn’t take a quad to the face to save a life.
50: LEARNED ON LONG RANGE - DIEGOFPV
Jan 21 • 75 min
Long Range guru DiegoFPV drops in for an intimate night of live music and stories of pushing the envelope with FPV.
49: LAZDad
Jan 14 • 86 min
LAZD of FalconMultirotors.com sits in with the FPVShow crew to discuss frame design and more, but not before Gap and Hyph tackle this week’s FPV headlines with a mystery, throwback guest.
48: Loose Ends - January
Jan 8 • 80 min
Loose Transistor comes on for his monthly visit to talk Kalman Filters, but not before we give away an entire quad and answer voicemails , Blue whoops his lady, Hyph advances on the DRL leaderboard and GAP witnesses a burial at sea.
47: RotorXtra
Dec 31, 2017 • 87 min
Marty and Ryan from ROTORX stop by to spill the beans on the new Atomic Fox, FPVHQ giveaway winners are announced, and a BIG new giveaway is announced! But not before Blue winter-whoops, GAP explores a pseudo-Bavarian winter town and Hyph pinky-promises…
46: The Christmas Spectacular with FPVHQ
Dec 25, 2017 • 88 min
MERRY XMAS (or whatever you’re into I guess)! The boys dig through their giant sacks of VM’s this week to pick an ultimate xmas winner (or winners??). Then, FPV mogul Mike from FPVHQ stops by to answer listener questions and talk shop. Also, hyph gets a…
45: GETTIN WILD WITH WILLY
Dec 17, 2017 • 84 min
Nick “Wild WIlly” Willard stops by to discuss his blossoming career at Brazzers. But not before Blue ends his flying streak, GAP leaks glue into his plane and Hyph continues his sim death march. Also, another KADOS GIVEAWAY!
44: BOYZ GIT LOOSE
Dec 10, 2017 • 74 min
Loose Transistor stops by as a much needed, now recurring voice of reason. But not before TWO GIVEAWAYS are announced, GAP gets trackmarks, Blue flies his Steez, and Hyph manages to keep his Nevada failsafe streak going.
43: DAD IS BACK AND ITS YOUR FAULT
Dec 3, 2017 • 94 min
Recently estranged podcast host/father DirtDiver stops by to explain himself before enduring an especially challenging lightning round. But only after Blue prepares to maiden his Steez, GAP learns that LA is a tough town for FPV and Hyph just feels weird
42: DADS LEAVING AND ITS YOUR FAULT
Nov 26, 2017 • 75 min
After months of pulling most of the weight, our beloved dad DirtDiver bids farewell to The FPV Show. Drama-free, and with unbroken bonds of bro-love, everyone’s favorite Frasier-Fan is moving on to bigger projects and there’s just not enough hours in the…
41: RYAN GURY
Nov 19, 2017 • 94 min
Ryan Gury joins us to talk all things DRL, but not before Blue gets whooped, GAP plays with the Braap and Dirt watches Frasier reruns.
40: VOICEMAILS AND GIVEAWAYS
Nov 12, 2017 • 74 min
The boys blast through an entire fever (you’ll get it) of voicemails, covering all sorts of topics and several continents! Two new giveaways, pay attention to insta! We also introduce a new segment called: Lightning Round with Random Slacker, it goes as…
39: TUCKER GOTT BACK
Nov 5, 2017 • 104 min
Paramotor Guru Tucker Gott glides in to learn us up on some PPG, talk Icarus Race and getting into FPV. But not before Blue heads to MDX, GAP brandishes his 2” and Dirt is just down right starstruck
38: BOTGRINDER
Oct 29, 2017 • 95 min
Cemetery-Pilot BOTGRINDER checks one off the bucket list by joining us for EP.38. We talk tattoos, quads and analog clock farts. But not before Dirt finishes the Steeze, GAP has a big day and Blue actually shows up.
37: FINAL GLIDE AUS
Oct 22, 2017 • 116 min
Down-Unda FPV legend FinalGlideAUS stops by the show to chat about his new frame, and answer other listener Q’s But not before GAP destroys a couple rigs, Dirt mixes up his new lego set and Blue is dead as far as we know
36: KO-NASTY KO-HOST
Oct 15, 2017 • 78 min
Eric Konasty of Team Failsafe Podcast stops by to chat about why he prefers a good 6”. But not before Dirt gets blue balled by a two-stroke, GAP ventures to snowy peaks and Blue does nothing related to FPV.
35: BRANDON SOUZA
Oct 8, 2017 • 82 min
The boys discuss motors and FPV industry with Brandon Souza, but not before Gap gripes, Bluegrass hits us with all the latest news, and Dirt hits the skies on a paramotor.
34: We Miss ‘Us’
Oct 1, 2017 • 77 min
In a desperate attempt to rekindle their relationship, the FPVS boys do this one alone. Many voicemails left, slightly fewer responded to. Also, Blue spies on his new neighbors from the toilet, GAP gets his hair snipped by ~stalker~ new friend, and Dirt…
33: TRAPPY
Sep 24, 2017 • 88 min
Trappy of Team BlackSheep stops by to answer listener questions and drop some wisdom on just about every topic. But not before Blue prepares for emigration, Dirt finds more excuses not to fly and GAP swoons over his FPV watch. Also, Caption Contest winner…
32: SPUN OUT WITH JOSHUA KIDDER
Sep 17, 2017 • 90 min
Before defending the FPVShow from a foreign invader (SPUN Podcast’s Joshua Kidder), Dirt relearns the valuable lesson of removing props before garage testing, Gap gets back to the bench to test new gear, and Blue continues to feel out his 4”.
31: TYLER BRENNAN - RACE DAY QUADS
Sep 10, 2017 • 89 min
Race Day Quads owner Tyler Brennan stops by to answer listener questions, but not before Dirt huffs wildfire smoke, Gap flies at the mall and Blue proves he *really* knows his way around a 4”
30: JESSE PERKINS - GRANDWHOOPER™
Sep 3, 2017 • 85 min
GrandWhooper™ Jesse Perkins stops by to talk TinyWhoop whimsy, but not before Blue finally gets a good receiver, Gap shepherds his own noob and Dirt flouts gravity with a his fanboat zeppelin.
29: WHEELS UP WITH STINGERSWARM
Aug 27, 2017 • 94 min
StingersSwarm comes by to confirm the boys’ qualification for flying 747’s. But not before Dirt shepherds noobs, Gap can’t find regulators and Blue terrorizes his neighbors. Oh, and like a million voicemails!
28: HAMMERED WITH SCULLY
Aug 20, 2017 • 79 min
Scully drops by to brandish his hammer and talk IO shenanigans, but not before Dirt facilitates noobs, GAP gets road weary and Blue more or less corroborates Scully’s recantations.
27: DRIVING MISS BLUEGRASS
Aug 13, 2017 • 60 min
GAPiT, Blue and Dirt discuss all things FPV on the pre-MultiGP International Open episode. Parallel charging, delicious pumpkin muffins, Joshua Bardwell, Charpu, Stickman video magic and more!
26: SAGE THAYER, PROPMASTER™
Aug 7, 2017 • 77 min
Propmaster™ Sage Thayer schools the guys on how he designed the 5051 and more. But not before Blue breaks everything within one pack, Dirt gets lost in inverted yaw tunnel vision and GapIt Hotdogs it up with BotGrinder
25: DRL WORLD CHAMPION - JET
Jul 30, 2017 • 98 min
DRL champ JET (Jordan Temkin) joins us to recount his second DRL victory, though mostly to hate on the chameleon frame. But not before Bluegrass’s much anticipated homecoming, GAP gets a buddy into the hobby and Dirt puts on an FPV clinic for local RC…
24: ROTORIOUS & GAP’S ON AIR MELTDOWN
Jul 23, 2017 • 67 min
Rotorious talks MultiGP, Gapit loses his damn mind in a screaming fit, voicemail giveaway, and 85deg is too hot for #snowflake Dirt
23: DANIEL FROM XHOVER
Jul 16, 2017 • 77 min
Daniel Sandoval from XHOVER stops by to chat frames and play games, but not before Hyph takes time out of his regionals practice to fill in once more for the AWOL bluegrass.multirotor (seriously, has anyone seen him?). Dirt is so jet-lagged he’s building
22: JOSHUA BARDWELL
Jul 10, 2017 • 112 min
Joshua Bardwell comes on the show to unload a mountain of knowledge on the boys. Trust us, you’ll learn somethin’. But not before Dirt wins a bet about giveaways, and GAP tells the story of his long-lost LONG RANGE rig.
21: JAWZ
Jul 3, 2017 • 66 min
HYPH commandeers the throne to talk GAPiT-quad-recovery with PerksFPV, then special guest JAWZ comes on to chat DRL and Bud Light chugging. But not before Blue spends more time on his ill-fated brain and hyph himself recounts how he managed to find water
20: CAIN ‘SPLAINS
Jun 26, 2017 • 76 min
Tips, tricks and novelty check storage advice from special guest, Cain, AKA “Mad-Air”. But first, Blue’s brain hurts, Gap gets cyprus’d and Dirt gets called out for a bold drone political statement.
19: HIFLITE LODOWN
Jun 19, 2017 • 69 min
HiFlite comes by the show to answer listener questions and talk about blow-holes. But first the boys talk brain FC’s, Runcam splits, mario-kart tracks and the elusive long-range setup.
18: SNAKE EM IF YOU GOT EM
Jun 12, 2017 • 86 min
SNAKE slithers by to talk roadtrips, 60+ pack days and Aussie winters. But first, GAP gets cheeto dust on his sticks, Dirt fondles his motors and Blue does absolutely nothing.
17: SACK SYMPOSIUM
Jun 5, 2017 • 62 min
The Boys compare three popular FPV backpacks, divulge pro-tips on what to pack for your next session, and gear up for a STRIX giveaway (check our instagram)! But not before Blue races in Cinci, GAP hits Seattle and Dirt pursues his undergrad in Flow.
16: OMG UMMAGAWD
May 28, 2017 • 82 min
Ummagawd joins us to blow our minds Ukrainian drift style. But not before Dirt divulges bar pick-up tactics, Blue rips with locals and Gap putts around on his 2D tiny whoop
15: QUADPANTRY GIVEAWAY
May 21, 2017 • 69 min
The big #QuadPantry winner is revealed! But not before Dirt endures an endless winter while Blue finds new flight buddies and Gap goes full-goth kid on a school window.
14: STICKMAN
May 15, 2017 • 90 min
Stickman runs a clinic on movie magic, Dirt has the baby hawk battery blues, Gap destroys a fleet of Runcam Mini’s and Blue escapes from Alabama as the great TVS diode schism begins.
13: PINK PILL
May 8, 2017 • 71 min
GAPiT drinks the PT1 koolaid, Blue swims his quad with the fishes at gunpoint, Dirt flew the pink pillbox in Hawaii, and lots of great questions from FPV Show listeners
12: HYPHY TAKE THE WHEEL
May 1, 2017 • 77 min
Hyph usurps the driver’s seat as the boys discuss practical practice, waterpark tracks, Canadian helicopter piloting techniques and a boatload of voicemails, all while DirtDiver polishes off Mojitos at his island paradise.
11: Kapper Keeper
Apr 23, 2017 • 85 min
Chad Kapper of Rotor Riot comes to talk video production, kwadbox details and sock logistics, but not before the boys recount tales of fish-stuffing, conformal coating and Easter exploits.
10: BREAKS ON A (HYPE) TRAIN
Apr 16, 2017 • 81 min
Our friend Breaker comes on to discuss Hype-Train mentality, GAP recalls flight fiascos, Dirt is torn between the new Chameleon and the KISS rig, and Blue exfoliates his quad in Alabama Mud.
9: VEK
Apr 10, 2017 • 90 min
Special guest Vek joins us to talk FPV, chameleon frames, Steele motors, FPV regulations, building dives, pinching, and more!
8: THUNDER ROLLS
Apr 3, 2017 • 71 min
GAPiT almost slays his face, Bluegrass talks race recap and post-race depression, Dirt plays with his gimbly bits, and everyone discusses Raceflight, FPV etiquette, human cetipad, LaForge and more!
7: PROPS DOWN, BATTS UP
Mar 26, 2017 • 55 min
DirtDiver is back with new gimbals, GAPiT maidens a new build indoors with interesting results, Blue jousts with his new KISS rig, and special guest HyphPV comes on to discuss the merits of top vs bottom mount batteries.
6: HOME ALONE
Mar 20, 2017 • 77 min
With DirtDiver out of the country on “business”, GAP and Blue are left HOME ALONE to raid the FPV Food Pantry before special guest A_NUB joins to talk huge quads and ARC, but not before the boys troll themselves via John Mayer singalongs.
5: PANTALOON METHOD
Mar 13, 2017 • 63 min
Bluegrass gets KISS’d, sacks are explored, leading to an inevitable discussion on the Pantaloon Method(TM). Then we talk timers, trucknuts and LARPing before we dive into a discussion on vendors followed by voicemail and some divisive Q&A.
4: THE DRONE BOYS
Mar 5, 2017 • 58 min
Gap, Blue and Dirt discuss camping, FatShark 18650 battery packs, LaForge vs True-D modules, Spektrum transmitters, and the FPVHQ Hyph giveaway game show special!
3: DRL RACER 3 HANDS ON
Feb 26, 2017 • 50 min
GAPiT gets a DLR Racer 3, Bluegrass is stuck in a tree for 3 days, DirtDiver flies like John Snow, Velocidrone sim review, A_Nub’s new video rocks, and more!
2: SCULLY CAME TO VISIT
Feb 19, 2017 • 54 min
The legendary Joe Scully teaches us how to put on a race, GAPiT is a BetaFlight junky, we’re DRL sim sellouts, the Velocidrone sim, HQ and DAL Cyclone props, and the collegiate drone racing championship.
1: SIMS FOR DAYS
Feb 10, 2017 • 39 min
GAPiT flies 6S FPV, Dirt drones in Nashville, we discuss FPV sims, airmode vs idle-up, answer user questions, and a little taste of RaceFlight.