Top Blog Posts 2014-08-21T00:00:00+00:00 Chris Anderson http://diydrones.com/leaderboards/blogposts/day?feed=yes&xn_auth=no&n=20&images=yes&imageMaxSize=240 1. Refurbish a damaged 4S battery - Do not try this! tag:diydrones.com,2014-08-21:705844:BlogPost:1756574 2014-08-21T00:00:00+00:00 Jorge Brites <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1756574"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/-tRXgGHTUdN9VaNnRUpUcPtA*1lFAzKbT39bZkSluzNJccK-Y81iolKzpLY2LMA2aJoPFwiFcUNDRMrgkzjKq59MLgLvNCN*/1077490658.jpeg?xgip=859%3A8%3A2327%3A2327%3B%3B&amp;width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/JorgeBrites">Jorge Brites</a> on August 20, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 2. First flight of ArduPilot on Linux tag:diydrones.com,2014-08-20:705844:BlogPost:1756345 2014-08-20T23:59:59+00:00 Andrew Tridgell <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1756345"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/KhKaa56BSVUT97DuEEmMrfuYDPznJeHaZj0NnNs-uPwyM26yD4IN6Qf1GY7bqGT5*hRaR5guy6IxHBTvXipZ68uNz233z1kO/1066669129.jpeg?xgip=177%3A1%3A717%3A717%3B%3B&amp;width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/AndrewTridgell">Andrew Tridgell</a> on August 19, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 3. Follow-Me Mode Test: Success! tag:diydrones.com,2014-08-20:705844:BlogPost:1755038 2014-08-20T23:59:58+00:00 Brennan Zelener <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1755038"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/UmTytg8h6Jcr0TJgG5eUnGMMQQ4mgC02I*cPbi1K7AcKHkKb9IT2JgHlx4hDy7DBwzwAq9wGORLmtUR5VRKKjIINX*elQWrA/1052066709.png?xgip=419%3A0%3A1076%3A1076%3B%3B&amp;width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/BrennanZelener">Brennan Zelener</a> on August 18, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 4. NASA's electric plane achieves vertical takeoff tag:diydrones.com,2014-08-20:705844:BlogPost:1757285 2014-08-20T23:59:57+00:00 Aym Altorra <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1757285"><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/AymAltorra">Aym Altorra</a> on August 20, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 5. Aerial Survey in Uganda tag:diydrones.com,2014-08-20:705844:BlogPost:1755020 2014-08-20T23:59:56+00:00 Luke Wijnberg <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1755020"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/w3eiFFRDzzczSuaXINDmg0xJDruJCQ8eWeUIsdk4pABylBY-cjthzNgclT4AmTOU13hNYa7Yw2HjNmmCKkEe43czk8qqO0GY/1077250795.jpeg?xgip=0%3A87%3A520%3A520%3B%3B&amp;width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/LukeWijnberg">Luke Wijnberg</a> on August 19, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 6. Amazing new post-processing video stabilization technique from Microsoft Research tag:diydrones.com,2014-08-20:705844:BlogPost:1748358 2014-08-20T23:59:55+00:00 Chris Anderson <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1748358"><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 August 10, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 7. Man Creates Flying Hexacopter Drone With 3Doodler 3D Printing Pen tag:diydrones.com,2014-08-20:705844:BlogPost:1756269 2014-08-20T23:59:54+00:00 Bob <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1756269"><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/AnthonySchnabel297">Bob</a> on August 19, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 8. Complete Spanish Latin American translated documentation for APMCopter and APMPlane tag:diydrones.com,2014-08-20:705844:BlogPost:1756148 2014-08-20T23:59:53+00:00 enzo vinko criado <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1756148"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/-tRXgGHTUdNUQ28w00A2aim7F8C64TRq4Pa**qNVK2XAgUt5K0ZfhPBtiZQcb6fNVdWqORM4mFvRZ471eALPYDqUl46is0do/1077427039.jpeg?xgip=0%3A2%3A1195%3A1195%3B%3B&amp;width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/enzovinkocriado">enzo vinko criado</a> on August 19, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 9. SAMSUNG NX2000 (different trigger than rest of NX series) Trigger from APM/Pixhawk tag:diydrones.com,2014-08-20:705844:BlogPost:1646005 2014-08-20T23:59:52+00:00 Jesus A <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1646005"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/1TxjyclNmzsDb4G2hOKvKusWHRiK3Ujh073jNHETwns4iuxSvuXCR4uHURlxZl4yd7Le2yzMOQifqUfJOwJfO034nwSJ62jN/1051216692.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/JesusA">Jesus A</a> on May 2, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 10. My company is producing a ground station tag:diydrones.com,2014-08-20:705844:BlogPost:1754991 2014-08-20T23:59:51+00:00 Todd Urban <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1754991"><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/ToddUrban">Todd Urban</a> on August 18, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 11. "Hybrid" (PosHold) flight mode, what was missing in APM Copter now is reality! tag:diydrones.com,2014-08-20:705844:BlogPost:1529130 2014-08-20T23:59:50+00:00 Marco Robustini <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1529130"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/npKAvuScdVo4EhCEQTnO4v7b74ZP3LXWoFbPuCdFtTc8Eud*jC73ra*p5OP1l*NlWmaf6m26LH3MVehobFE3nA__/462486775.jpeg?xgip=68%3A25%3A489%3A489%3B%3B&amp;width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/marco67">Marco Robustini</a> on January 14, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 12. An AutoPilot in the Clouds - part 1 tag:diydrones.com,2014-08-20:705844:BlogPost:1755007 2014-08-20T23:59:49+00:00 Jesper Andersen <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1755007"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/UZ57-5HN3sZVRggFDsy4h28aTdIfsb4DN7swyOlZTfbArp4zx7zsDwIxMYTy3aqTDKtStGOHmXJqgUGlHIZ6rM-9GN3mbkzc/1007681946.png?xgip=2%3A-2%3A183%3A183%3B%3B183&amp;width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/JesperAndersen">Jesper Andersen</a> on August 19, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 13. senseFly eBee tag:diydrones.com,2014-08-20:705844:BlogPost:998278 2014-08-20T23:59:48+00:00 CrashingDutchman <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A998278"><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/CrashingDutchman">CrashingDutchman</a> on October 10, 2012</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 14. Low Cost Thermal Pan Tilt Zoom (FLIR PTZ) Gimbal WISH LIST tag:diydrones.com,2014-08-20:705844:BlogPost:1053227 2014-08-20T23:59:47+00:00 Randall Kolchins <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1053227"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/7KUQfnw3tTXV8j90JnD1RvkZP-4Sr1sUJYQg6iWVIdv0n05BfS0L4h7TrsWtbpFjoj5Dn6Qa2KxAYqrnR*a5wg__/577313419.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/RandallKolchins">Randall Kolchins</a> on December 11, 2012</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 15. NASA Training 'Swarmie' Robots for Space Mining tag:diydrones.com,2014-08-20:705844:BlogPost:1756675 2014-08-20T23:59:46+00:00 Thomas J Coyle III <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1756675"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/wSMhOpl3hT5R0*exy1vCJTf5kHmDk2-pD3pXX8qhmyfeYddaDjIJExc2dsm7mcEkopQVcVvkh7ZUZOK3WVhqyg__/900003423.png?xgip=3%3A-49%3A183%3A183%3B%3B183&amp;width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/ThomasJCoyleIII">Thomas J Coyle III</a> on August 20, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 16. Brushless direct drive rover tag:diydrones.com,2014-08-20:705844:BlogPost:1720168 2014-08-20T23:59:45+00:00 Jack Crossfire <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1720168"><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 July 11, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 17. NMSU, FAA pursue sought-after drone research tag:diydrones.com,2014-08-20:705844:BlogPost:1757028 2014-08-20T23:59:44+00:00 Joseph <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1757028"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/kAYh-M0ij9NVNvP5s2Dxp2vXTQYRlBMdue5Ggz3u69xVPHD1-1bs5q5qER5mlaLACKBvcFAbXOAVDvIiCJbA*F7--MFC75em/1046115605.jpeg?xgip=355%3A0%3A1722%3A1722%3B%3B&amp;width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/JosephMillette628">Joseph</a> on August 20, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 18. UAS Directory Growth tag:diydrones.com,2014-08-20:705844:BlogPost:1757254 2014-08-20T23:59:43+00:00 Eric Kubicka <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1757254"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/CAWrSXpw-DpCCjuu0Hwh*SQnojS0lo4FblxWqiMwxshDJhAkaxv6VmnR59*1rFviW046HarJWbXvOlbswGpXdgrhhdEEkr23/1075348583.jpeg?xgip=118%3A0%3A470%3A470%3B%3B&amp;width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/EricKubicka">Eric Kubicka</a> on August 20, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div> 19. New NGB Filters and Higher Resolution Camera at Event 38 tag:diydrones.com,2014-08-20:705844:BlogPost:1756920 2014-08-20T23:59:42+00:00 Jeff Taylor <p style="float:left"><a href="http://diydrones.com/xn/detail/705844%3ABlogPost%3A1756920"><img alt="" src="http://api.ning.com/files/g3FtnlrpaMn8tMympSeyfXHhr7PnlwSK-GfHJmkxoLeGdjUHUuaKgDJwFCVvk*rNd2V1kJdePTj*OCGkKojk7w__/DSC04180.JPG?width=48&amp;height=48&amp;crop=1%3A1" /></a></p><p>Added by <a href="/profile/JeffTaylor">Jeff Taylor</a> on August 20, 2014</p><div style="clear:left"></div>