Everything used to work fine, but suddenly the APM does not longer get powered by the ESCs on the output rail.If I connect power to the input rail or USB the APM still works (but shuts down once I…Continue
Received my purple yesterday, just in time for Xmas ;) Connected it all to my quad and it all seems to work (radio input, sensors, xbee).What I can't get to work right now is the arming of the…Continue
I have completed a few ArduPilot test flights but have some questions about how the auto / waypoint mode works.Lets assume I uploaded a program with 4 way points.1) Once the program is complete the…Continue
See what happens if two APM powered quads get too close to each other.
The innocent ArcticCoper was in loiter, the TBS Discovery was in stabilized trying to get close up. Slow motion footage shows how one motor of the AcrticCopter completely stops after hitting the TBS Discovery quad. The damaged propeller then drags one arm down of the TBS…Continue
First off, nothing bad happened. In a recent FPV flight at Berkeley Marina, I inadvertently triggered my remote’s failsafe mechanism four times. You can observe the failsafe kick in at 1:04, 1.54, 2:34 and 3:02. Each time the plane banks sharply towards the launch position and the throttle increases aggressively.
3/4" x 3x4" fir stick for the arms (8 feet is enough)
Plywood for the center plate (~ 6"x18*)
Machine screws & bolts
6 Wiffle balls
Lots of cable binders
26" Motor to motor (can fit 10", 11" and 12" props)