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X8+ GoPro Cable Too Short

Discussion in 'X8+ Help' started by Ron Houde, Jan 7, 2016.

  1. Ron Houde

    Jan 6, 2016
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    When installing my GoPro Hero 3 on the Tarot Gimbal, the instructions specify I should use the USB cable that is already mounted on the X8+ chassis to acquire the GoPro video. My problem is that the cable is not long enough to reach the GoPro. I tried tugging at it lightly, to no avail. It's stuck in the housing.
    Instead, I used the USB cable provided with the Liveview FPV Kit and connected directly to the video transmitter module.
    Am I missing some fancy undocumented functionality by not using the X8+ USB cable?
    How do I get the X8+ USB cable to come ouot more?

    Thanks a million,
    Ron in Montreal