Top Blog Posts 2014-04-20T00:00:00+00:00 Chris Anderson http://diydrones.com/leaderboards/blogposts/day?feed=yes&xn_auth=no&n=20&images=yes&imageMaxSize=240 1. FireFLY6 Demonstrates Half Hour Flight Time tag:diydrones.com,2014-04-20:705844:BlogPost:1629704 2014-04-20T00:00:00+00:00 BirdsEyeView Aerobotics <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1629704"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/zbcSW1D04aslOcQ9Mb8hHweKqzpealakaOSiS-sp-5ctLwgZHtChpZI0e3--4Shg4q7LmhIKliaAGmq1joFOEQOr21ebzbnn/1062134888.jpeg?xgip=0%3A0%3A798%3A798%3B%3B&amp;width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/BirdsEyeViewAerobotics">BirdsEyeView Aerobotics</a> on April 19, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 2. Guess what was seen at the NMAM in Muncie, IN? tag:diydrones.com,2014-04-19:705844:BlogPost:1629762 2014-04-19T23:59:59+00:00 R. D. Starwalt <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1629762"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/q2PgBT4P8K0h3RThmMpBvOJIKLg1Lgi0lOrtFCmXVgjbkw45b*YZ4lq2gCpTP7QyvEosDJdwNIywVoHnuxU2lQ__/411170012.bin?xgip=95%3A20%3A382%3A382%3B%3B&amp;width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/RonaldDouglasStarwalt">R. D. Starwalt</a> on April 19, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 3. First APM controlled aerial photography flight tag:diydrones.com,2014-04-19:705844:BlogPost:1628532 2014-04-19T23:59:58+00:00 Mark Williams <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1628532"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/zNSLWuvsJ1I2xRiuV5lodCphO4oX6qYKNxwybDg1qdauIXACxE1L2oIQvQxzzrucSvu3fgwF444KqCxdLPoUZg1cNSDkn5YY/1044169260.png?xgip=0%3A15%3A327%3A327%3B%3B&amp;width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/MarkWilliams220">Mark Williams</a> on April 18, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 4. Prop testing on a 'copter tag:diydrones.com,2014-04-19:705844:BlogPost:1626921 2014-04-19T23:59:57+00:00 Graham Dyer <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1626921"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/GrESGA1CkwiwqHXG2y8cci-RpgGCoe6pU2ImAHvvl9yKEfpD2ZL3k-asv9NfuTuznvvhN7aXzQUEXgrGzQwRUoq*vupIjXtF/1054233315.jpeg?xgip=0%3A0%3A183%3A183%3B183%3B&amp;width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/GrahamDyer">Graham Dyer</a> on April 16, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 5. "Spain's ban on drones is a punch in the gut for its film industry" tag:diydrones.com,2014-04-19:705844:BlogPost:1630062 2014-04-19T23:59:56+00:00 Chris Anderson <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1630062"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/ie5nt2KxHYqeAGa*kSUZGqibOzSOfsJcZ7qgQLu7ysRY59ngs6HqZXZv1bZGietaWdbA*IL6F1iu8-BjU12VDtj03c3-*adO/1023382756.jpeg?xgip=174%3A0%3A802%3A802%3B%3B&amp;width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/zlitezlite">Chris Anderson</a> on April 19, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 6. How we do autopilot vibration-testing at 3DR labs tag:diydrones.com,2014-04-19:705844:BlogPost:1629060 2014-04-19T23:59:55+00:00 Chris Anderson <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1629060"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/ie5nt2KxHYqeAGa*kSUZGqibOzSOfsJcZ7qgQLu7ysRY59ngs6HqZXZv1bZGietaWdbA*IL6F1iu8-BjU12VDtj03c3-*adO/1023382756.jpeg?xgip=174%3A0%3A802%3A802%3B%3B&amp;width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/zlitezlite">Chris Anderson</a> on April 18, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 7. Emergency Auto Landing - APM saves sUAV tag:diydrones.com,2014-04-19:705844:BlogPost:1626158 2014-04-19T23:59:54+00:00 Trent at MyGeekShow <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1626158"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/CfRiPhgInwWXpCaa*zxRFd2AMXDwKn981Jqu*IzPzBl0r1S0jHLFPb5d5ek5U5M6b8vFzX-VJvrSCYj8vBEA9g__/463823502.png?xgip=0%3A0%3A897%3A897%3B%3B&amp;width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/TrentMyGeekShow">Trent at MyGeekShow</a> on April 16, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 8. Lipo teardown tag:diydrones.com,2014-04-19:705844:BlogPost:1628979 2014-04-19T23:59:53+00:00 Jack Crossfire <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1628979"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/kkqUVfhiOmMP9JlvdCApg70Cik9Rl-RKM*qQ7cAAkRAabT0eeIFVv-SDBIUkBlMmaHMlb3eqYX5KvadQpgh-AJ0ATo3FlHl6/lion01s.jpg?width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/JackCrossfire">Jack Crossfire</a> on April 18, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 9. Pew Research Poll: Americans Pessimistic About Personal Drones tag:diydrones.com,2014-04-19:705844:BlogPost:1630243 2014-04-19T23:59:52+00:00 Jonathan Price <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1630243"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/m-bv9QDs52VyFD6AYj5koKFBrxsBUfXMPY2*rhzptkgXN56iPlgMPm91TEMP0BRnvU4Rb7x7L6GUlhCrRA67oQ__/745566521.jpeg?xgip=842%3A434%3A1890%3A1890%3B%3B&amp;width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/JonathanPrice">Jonathan Price</a> on April 19, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 10. Mikrokopter BL-Ctrl i2c ESC support now in ArduCopter with Pixhawk/PX4 tag:diydrones.com,2014-04-19:705844:BlogPost:1629047 2014-04-19T23:59:51+00:00 Marco Bauer <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1629047"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/-f9aSIzg7-JyXLNcEgwezYvuTnJEGEbyrGPl0wAQaxLM3UdfT5SV*JALe5zZrPn5lXPfL1OqkQT82jRmGbzj2vadjBbExmaT/image.jpg?width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/MarcoBauer">Marco Bauer</a> on April 18, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 11. Gumstix releases PX4-compatible Linux flight controller board tag:diydrones.com,2014-04-19:705844:BlogPost:1624739 2014-04-19T23:59:50+00:00 Chris Anderson <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1624739"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/ie5nt2KxHYqeAGa*kSUZGqibOzSOfsJcZ7qgQLu7ysRY59ngs6HqZXZv1bZGietaWdbA*IL6F1iu8-BjU12VDtj03c3-*adO/1023382756.jpeg?xgip=174%3A0%3A802%3A802%3B%3B&amp;width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/zlitezlite">Chris Anderson</a> on April 14, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 12. The Coanda Effect and a cool UAV using it. tag:diydrones.com,2014-04-19:705844:BlogPost:1628405 2014-04-19T23:59:49+00:00 Monroe Lee King Jr. <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1628405"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/Jlf8V1B*tP5qMnxoziw2oSF-qo*8ihPbzRexp2qvXX4fEjPXvrSqZGkJVczhEVZvcm8eqFj5k6LAg3EZN4uy3OktMnV37MMH/1015725659.jpeg?xgip=0%3A0%3A622%3A622%3B%3B&amp;width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/MonroeLeeKingJr">Monroe Lee King Jr.</a> on April 18, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 13. Antenna, Feedpoint matching, Baluns, Turnstiles and why Complex homegrown antenna mostly do not work... tag:diydrones.com,2014-04-19:705844:BlogPost:1611361 2014-04-19T23:59:48+00:00 Gisela & Joe Noci <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1611361"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/-KfV47GwxR4CA2E1RkZ9*YQ9SufC1ZpmwKLRJMdW0O0EDwAD0kLjtFp4stRRsVcCeFQZWGvo0m6IZD9g3K09Zg__/459571586.png?width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1&amp;xj_user_default=1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/GiselaNoci">Gisela &amp; Joe Noci</a> on April 1, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 14. List of all 3D Robotics retailers and distributors tag:diydrones.com,2014-04-19:705844:BlogPost:294054 2014-04-19T23:59:47+00:00 Chris Anderson <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A294054"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/ie5nt2KxHYqeAGa*kSUZGqibOzSOfsJcZ7qgQLu7ysRY59ngs6HqZXZv1bZGietaWdbA*IL6F1iu8-BjU12VDtj03c3-*adO/1023382756.jpeg?xgip=174%3A0%3A802%3A802%3B%3B&amp;width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/zlitezlite">Chris Anderson</a> on February 24, 2011</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 15. High-precision RTK GPS coming to ArduPilot tag:diydrones.com,2014-04-19:705844:BlogPost:1555187 2014-04-19T23:59:46+00:00 Chris Anderson <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1555187"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/ie5nt2KxHYqeAGa*kSUZGqibOzSOfsJcZ7qgQLu7ysRY59ngs6HqZXZv1bZGietaWdbA*IL6F1iu8-BjU12VDtj03c3-*adO/1023382756.jpeg?xgip=174%3A0%3A802%3A802%3B%3B&amp;width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/zlitezlite">Chris Anderson</a> on February 7, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 16. CanberraUAV (ArduPlane) wins Outback Challenge! tag:diydrones.com,2014-04-19:705844:BlogPost:991737 2014-04-19T23:59:45+00:00 Chris Anderson <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A991737"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/ie5nt2KxHYqeAGa*kSUZGqibOzSOfsJcZ7qgQLu7ysRY59ngs6HqZXZv1bZGietaWdbA*IL6F1iu8-BjU12VDtj03c3-*adO/1023382756.jpeg?xgip=174%3A0%3A802%3A802%3B%3B&amp;width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/zlitezlite">Chris Anderson</a> on October 2, 2012</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 17. Tech-savvy criminals now using heat-seeking drones to target cannabis farms tag:diydrones.com,2014-04-19:705844:BlogPost:1628555 2014-04-19T23:59:44+00:00 Vindolin <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1628555"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/eENJjHxEcNEfUHzVOeons3M83RiaiSH7gs0f6DZmxQI84UpzjJ9etHKwuv4ZX5*sZ0uW0vi-P9I4WADsf2I*NA__/745506458.png?xgip=0%3A0%3A191%3A191%3B%3B&amp;width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/ThomasSchuessler">Vindolin</a> on April 18, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 18. PowerUp 3.0 - Smartphone Controlled Paper Airplane tag:diydrones.com,2014-04-19:705844:BlogPost:1484417 2014-04-19T23:59:43+00:00 Greg Dronsky <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1484417"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/uHRAM*dGlS*6ZEUH44E6BvjccGRzVphbD5njWOARL6Cgvx66lxdM1uuTWQAc4svQhu8oQ*30JAeD7mqeF5EnpAPvWzaPNgAK/1035162523.jpeg?xgip=477%3A0%3A753%3A753%3B%3B&amp;width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/Dronsky">Greg Dronsky</a> on November 27, 2013</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 19. A 60 min flying Quad with HD FPV + Hybrid Linux Flight controller tag:diydrones.com,2014-04-19:705844:BlogPost:1604812 2014-04-19T23:59:42+00:00 Kabir <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1604812"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/dzJVcnA3Xm0d-ktqhDTNOaahqJcX*-xumQCG27P6nigX1MeGK1T5-TalQ2pdEm3zkfEV9QlWpgjwG76pt2FwgJwVNKZSkVzV/1061823917.jpeg?xgip=1386%3A662%3A1583%3A1583%3B%3B&amp;width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/MohammedHanifKabir">Kabir</a> on March 26, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div>