The largest community for amateur Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs). Use the tabs and drop-down menus above to navigate the site. (About us/Site rules)
This community created the Arduino-based ArduPilot, the world's first universal autopilot (planes, multicopters of all sorts and ground rovers). The APM 2.6 autopilot hardware runs a variety of powerful free UAV software systems, including:
Our Holden Drone has been finished for some for some time now but I have not had time to edit and upload any video until now.
During these two merged flights we were testing most of the Arduplane modes including some tight figure 8 waypoint routes around the field. RTL, circle and FBW all worked well. This was all done line of…Continue
An entrepreneur specializing in media and amateur pilot, tired of seeing news of fires during the summers of 2006, decided to mount Flightech Systems, the first Spanish company that manufactured a drone to monitor such emergencies.
Original Spanish article is given below.…Continue
I wolud like to share with you, two talks that I have made this year in two national security congresses.
The first one was in RootedCON 2013 in Madrid, Spain[Spanish]:Continue
I'd like to fly my plane 100km. Partly to earn the cool badge, but mostly to see if I can.
The airframe is a Bormatec Maja airframe which is made from EPP, has a wingspan of 2.2m and an empty weight of 2kg.
I've been tuning it over the last several months to get the best efficiency I can. I've…Continue
From the video description
In search and rescue missions, Micro Air Vehicles (MAV's) can assist rescuers to faster locate victims inside a large search area and to coordinate their efforts. Acoustic signals play an important role in outdoor rescue operations. Emergency whistles, as found on most aircraft…
I asked my girlfriend what she wants for the holidays. She smiled, saying she wants something sexy, colorful, that comes in a small box, something the perfect size and shape. Naturally, I fired up a 3D editor, warmed up my awesome PolyPrinter and made a … 3DR Pixhawk mass model!
My girl is very smart, and when she figured out what I was up to, she was curious about why I'd make a mass model for her. I admitted…Continue
Phantom ground control station. Featuring all in one solution for your ground station for phantom users.
The kit enable you to integrate your existing phantom transmitter into a small, ergonomic design that features live display of live video from the phantom. With long endurance rechargeable battery for your transmitter with volt meter display. And comfortable potentiometers for controlling your…Continue