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Understanding logs before moving to 3.0

Started this discussion. Last reply by Olivier ADLER Jun 23, 2013. 4 Replies

Hi guys I recently got back to flying after the birth of my boy. So while he is sleeping and pooping I want to get out and fly more and understand whats going on with my quad. A couple of days ago I…Continue

Reboot? Or some other power problem.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Harry May 19, 2013. 1 Reply

I've been working on my quad for a while and while I believe I had a brown out. I was working on trims and had just swapped a bad battery, gave it some throttle and then things became unresponsive…Continue

Everything I need is never in stock at one place

Started this discussion. Last reply by Dave Apr 4, 2012. 2 Replies

I just ordered HexTronik DT700 for my hexacopter from HobbyKing but the ESCs I need are out of stock. I only need a 20A ESC but I can't find them anywhere in stock and it seems pointless to get a 40…Continue

Hello from a total Noob

Started this discussion. Last reply by Dave Mar 28, 2012. 2 Replies

I have been a long time lurker and I am finally ready to start my summer project of building a hexacopter. I'm actually hoping it doesn't take all summer, I'd like to take to take it to the NC coast…Continue

 

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Dave replied to Philip's discussion What is Pixhawk 2? in the group Pixhawk 2 User Group
"Can't wait."
Feb 19, 2016
Dave replied to Randy's discussion Copter-3.3 beta testing
"Oh boy that would suck if the internal compass was on the fritz. I'm sure that's not an easy fix. I tried the MAG_ENABLE option in Mission Planner and it disabled both the internal and external it appears. I couldn't get over 3…"
Sep 26, 2015
Dave replied to Randy's discussion Copter-3.3 beta testing
"I don't know if this is a Pixhawk problem or build problem but I can not get an acceptable compass calibration. I have done just about every method even spinning in an office chair. At the end of 20 minutes of spinning and 1700 data points I…"
Sep 26, 2015
Dave replied to Tom Boyd's discussion Pixhawk & APM 2.5 for sale
"I would like the pixhawk if its still available."
Jul 1, 2015
Dave commented on Tilman Griesel's blog post OpenFPV Update 2 - Roadmap for 2015, Oculus Rift Support, 5GHz
"Excellent work."
Dec 7, 2014
Dave commented on Rustom Jehangir's blog post T100 Thruster Kickstarter is Live + SolarSurfer Progress
"Buying 2, my 14 month old son is going to have the best science projects in 7 years. Thats the logic I use for these purchases but flawed that it doesn't work on my wife. Any chance we can get the full company name on the front or back of the…"
Aug 12, 2014
Dave commented on Chris Anderson's blog post Just $1,000 to go (in one day) to get real lasers with LIDAR-Lite!
"Backed. Had me at laser too."
Mar 29, 2014
Dave commented on Bill Bonney's blog post APM Planner 2.0 First Official Stable Release [UPDATED]
"@Bill I manually updated so i didn't see the auto update message, sorry."
Mar 11, 2014
Dave commented on Bill Bonney's blog post APM Planner 2.0 First Official Stable Release [UPDATED]
"Thanks for the update Bill, 2.0.7 fixed my connection issue. "
Mar 11, 2014
Dave commented on Bill Bonney's blog post APM Planner 2.0 First Official Stable Release
"I'm having a minor issue with this release. On a MacMini running 10.9 and RC3 I am able to connect to a new board with no problem. With my MacBook Air with 10.8 and 2.0.6 I can't get any data on the HUD after connecting. This error will…"
Mar 8, 2014
Dave commented on Euan Ramsay's blog post Autotune:0...Ground:2
"I've done autotune on a disco with a Zippy Compact 4500 battery. It is indeed tail heavy and needs a strong counterweight on the front if you are not using a gopro like me. Usually I can get a good hover and alt hold for AT but it does need…"
Jan 13, 2014
Dave replied to Randy's discussion ArduCopter-3.1 released!
"No a blown regulator is not the result of a software upgrade. The software will reveal if you had a blown regulator prior to the upgrade. If you are concerned its best to test the regulator prior to upgrading which Randy shows in his video…"
Dec 15, 2013
Dave replied to Randy's discussion ArduCopter-3.0.1 released!
"Would anyone have a screenshot from a log of a well tuned Alt-Hold? I've been tuning off and on for a week and it will look good in the field but once I look at the logs it seems to fluctuate quite a bit. I wonder if im chasing my tail trying…"
Dec 3, 2013
Dave replied to Wayne Cloud's discussion Throttle mush. TBS Disco, TBS 900kv, TBS ESC, APM 2.6
"I would agree to calibrate your ESCs. I have 10in props on a Disco with 930kv motors and I hover at 40%"
Nov 30, 2013
Dave replied to Randy's discussion ArduCopter-3.0.1 released!
"Thanks Olivier. Very helpful that I continue to read. "
Nov 29, 2013
Dave replied to Randy's discussion ArduCopter-3.0.1 released!
"Good evening all. I don't know if the problem I'm about to explain is 3.1RC7 or Mission Planner issue but I have noticed it on multiple occasions since testing the RCs. I was tuning Alt Hold P using channel 6 on my ER9x and I set the the…"
Nov 29, 2013

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Please tell us a bit about your UAV interest
Looking to build something new. About 15yrs ago I build an 1/4 RC car and looking to get back into a hobby using my hands.
Hometown:
Chicago

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