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ASMR POV Flying Over NC, Calm, Relaxing, Beautiful, Sleep, Gentle Music, 4K, No Talking

This is a beautiful September flight from Raleigh, North Carolina over the pretty countryside in North Carolina and Virginia. We see a number of landmarks. This video is designed to be relaxing enough to play softly in the background and drift off to sleep but also to create a beautiful video to play on a…
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How to Submit a Tesla Bug Report While Driving

I’m always amazed by the small features of the Tesla operating system and software. There is always something new to learn. During a recent visit service visit at home from a Tesla technician to install Homelink, I learned about the ability to submit a bug report if something quirky happens. Recently I had an issue…
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New Drone Rules You Probably Missed – Part 1

The FAA announced two significant new rules that impact all drone pilots. The new rules summary can be found here for Remote ID and here for Flight Over People or at Night. It appears that the initial comments from drone groups and forums have missed some of the most significant parts of the new rules buried in the…
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Tesla Model 3 Delivery Day – Stressful But Exciting

Well, after some rescheduling, actually a lot of rescheduling, the day finally came for delivery of our Tesla Model 3 SR+. Ironically, my wife was running an errand that took her near the Tesla dealer when she spotted a car carrier with Tesla’s on it that was behind her in traffic. She pulled into a…
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Clouds Above North Carolina

Clouds Above North Carolina

Flying Over Raleigh (4K UHD) 1 Hr+ Beautiful Calm Views and Relaxation. Relax for over an hour and a half by playing this 4K video in the background to help you relax, sleep, or feel calm. This peaceful video has many beautiful views of lakes, clouds, and beautiful North Carolina. The flight’s long banking sections…
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What is Your Tesla Electric Car Charging Personality?

Deciding to purchase a Tesla or any other electric vehicle means you have to start thinking about external and internal charging solutions so you can keep your vehicle ready to roll. External networks are growing fast, and apps for ChargePoint, PlugShare, or ChargeHub can help you find a wide variety of slow to fast charger…
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My 2021 Public Safety Drone Predictions

As 2020 winds to a close I thought it would be a good time to share what I see coming for drones in 2021. More specifically, public safety drone operations, since that is my specialty. In working on this piece I had a chance to go back and read what I had written in 2014…
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Use This EV Charging Station Map to Find Juice

The U.S. Department of Energy has a great online tool to locate charging stations for electric vehicles. The tool allows you to locate specific types of chargers and connector types: J1772, CCS, CHAdeMO, and Tesla. You can view the tool below or click here. Loading alternative fueling station locator… Please enable JavaScript to view the…
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The Best Tesla Model 3 Delivery Checklist

This is the best checklist I’ve found for a buyer to use when examining their Tesla Model 3 on delivery day. A big kudos is due mykeln for the original list that I’ve modified. Pre-delivery task. Read my process on how to avoid covid when picking up your car. If this process helped at all…
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The Tesla Car Buying Experience

Buying a Tesla has to be among the strangest experiences in my car purchase life. When I placed my order, I had not seen the car in person or driven one. I talked to some current Tesla owners and researched the heck out of the vehicle. Mike, another firefighter, has owned a Model 3 for…
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