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This community is the home of ArduPilot (now known as APM), the world's first universal autopilot platform (planes, multicopters of all sorts and ground rovers). Today the Pixhawk and APM 2.6 autopilots run a variety of powerful free and open UAV software systems, including:
We were fascinated by the idea of controlling a drone directly from Linux from the very beginning. Navio was created exactly with that purpose in mind. Your support let us finalize the hardware and get to…Continue
Maker Faire Tokyo was was held on November 23 and the 24th.
My labo and my friends exhibited our multi copters.
This time, we did flight demonstration of semi-scalled Thunder Bird…Continue
Because E-Flight Apprentice RC is very popular airplane and the fact that you can buy any replacement part for it I decided to design a 3D printed kit that would turn it into a Drone. The kit blends perfectly with the wing, it gives you easy access to the electronics from the top…Continue
What bearings in copter motors? The type of bearing is a “deep groove” ball bearing.
The axial load (applied force is parallel to motor shaft) placed on the motor is no different than…Continue