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Bicopter Support Please

Started Feb 19, 2015 0 Replies

Are there any plans to add support for a bicopter configuration such as (Avitar type).Apparently you can use a KK board to fly one manually,But it would be great if the code could support the…Continue

Hil Firmware on a Pixhawk

Started this discussion. Last reply by Huh Jae-Yeon Aug 14, 2014. 1 Reply

I am wanting to install the Hil firmware on to a pixhawk to do some simulations in xplane but keep getting upload errors.Works fine on APM.Is this possible to do with a pixhawk?Continue

Setting up multiple failsafes

Started this discussion. Last reply by Hein du Plessis Aug 7, 2014. 5 Replies

I am wondering how multiple fail safes can be set up such as in this situation.If i am flying in Auto mode and the plane flys out of range of my rc transmitter the plane continues in auto mode. I…Continue

Xplane simulation does not work on newer firmwares

Started this discussion. Last reply by Paul Marsh Apr 27, 2015. 17 Replies

I can not get newer firmwares then 2.7 in hil mode to work with xplane. I can run a simulation fine using older firmware but not with newer firmware as i want to test out geofencing that is not in…Continue

 

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Paul N Braida M.E replied to Bob's discussion No RC Receiver message
"Bot5h my APM are from 3DR. they have 3DR stamps on them."
Apr 19

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healthyfatboy replied to Bob's discussion No RC Receiver message
"Were the APM's people are using purchased direct from 3DR or were they clones? If they were clones, they don't really have a reason to support it through typical support channels."
Apr 18
Paul N Braida M.E replied to Bob's discussion No RC Receiver message
"Has anyone ever tried to contact 3DR technician with all there weird APM problems? I would think that they would have more answers. I'm not sure how much support they would be as I tried contacting them on another issue and was told to go to…"
Apr 18
Steve Williams replied to Bob's discussion No RC Receiver message
"I have been tempted and may do too. Soon."
Apr 18
Paul N Braida M.E replied to Bob's discussion No RC Receiver message
"Actually I have had this message and the no heartbeat message on two of my APM 2.5 controllers. I am so frustrated and after trying all the fixes I could find I've decided to scrap the APM's and find a more reliable flight…"
Apr 17
Steve Williams replied to Bob's discussion No RC Receiver message
"How did you fix this? If you did."
Apr 17
Steve Williams replied to Bob's discussion No RC Receiver message
"I have had this problem for a long time now. I don't understand why the message says "No RC Receiver" as a result of whatever test it makes. The receiver is there if an arm was attempted resulting in this message. What test failed? A…"
Apr 16
Paul N Braida M.E replied to Bob's discussion No RC Receiver message
"Ok I now have this problem on my APM. No RC receiver.I got the error when trying to am.I have uploaded the latest firmware,the radio is calibrated properly.I can watch it in Mission Planner.Compass & GPS fix is ok. I changed the parameter to…"
Apr 13
Bob commented on Charles Blouin's blog post Transport Canada to investigate ''Roman Candle Attack''
"They where flying a quad and shooting roman candles at themselves so what, they are having fun and not hurting anyone else"
May 24, 2015
Paul Marsh replied to Bob's discussion Xplane simulation does not work on newer firmwares
"@Maxwell--I see it's been about a month since your post.  I hope you found a resolution.  After a year-long hiatus, I'm getting back into my ArduPilot (2.0 in my case).  I'm a big fan of HIL simulation, but it always…"
Apr 27, 2015
Maxwell Birley replied to Bob's discussion Xplane simulation does not work on newer firmwares
"I am using xplane 10. APM 2.6 MP 1.3.21 on the same PC. I tried yesterday all vintages of HIL firmware I have added the info required to get the simulator work and get the following error message I do not get any data in the simulator I have never…"
Mar 30, 2015
Bob posted a discussion

Bicopter Support Please

Are there any plans to add support for a bicopter configuration such as (Avitar type).Apparently you can use a KK board to fly one manually,But it would be great if the code could support the configuration so we can fly auto missions etc.See More
Feb 19, 2015
Pravin Prajapati replied to Bob's discussion In Flight mission Plan
"Hi Brendan, Have you tried the above said? Have you got any results. We are planning to do the same. Sometimes you are left with some extra juice due to calmer winds and you feel you can few more kilometers of mapping and then you can try the…"
Nov 30, 2014
Chris Card commented on Bob's blog post Sunk DJI Phantom Found In The Ocean After One Year
"Data retention for SD cards is at less than fifteen years."
Nov 16, 2014
Andrew Rabbitt commented on Bob's blog post Sunk DJI Phantom Found In The Ocean After One Year
"Will archaeologists be able to read SD cards in 2000 years time when they dig up these relics of the 21st century?"
Nov 16, 2014

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Jason Short commented on Bob's blog post Sunk DJI Phantom Found In The Ocean After One Year
"unstabilized gimbal is a sign of the times."
Nov 16, 2014

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Have been into remote car racing for a while and flew trainer type planes years ago, have started building a quad with camera hope to automate it

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Man Creates Flying Hexacopter Drone With 3Doodler 3D Printing Pen

Posted on August 19, 2014 at 9:00pm 2 Comments

The body of DeRosa's first hexacopter (source: Plasticity Productions)

The body of DeRosa’s first hexacopter (source: Plasticity Productions)

When 3D printing pens burst onto the scene…

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Amateur drone pilot finds man missing for three days

Posted on July 23, 2014 at 2:00am 26 Comments

Apparel-company owner David Lesh found a missing elderly man in a bean field Saturday using a camera-equipped drone.

http://www.examiner.com/article/amateur-drone-pilot-finds-man-missing-for-three-days

When Virginia resident Guillermo DeVenecia went missing last Wednesday, police and searchers were dispatched to find the 82-year-old man, who suffers from dementia and hearing…

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