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APM 2.X Led Buzzer Modules

Started this discussion. Last reply by Charles lakins Nov 6. 39 Replies

APM2.x External Led & Buzzer Modules Direct PnP to the APM…Continue

GoPro v1 & v2 Live Video Feed Cables

Started Mar 25, 2013 0 Replies

GoPro v1 & v2 Live Video Feed CablesI have a few of these available 7.5 inches…Continue

Futaba PA-2 Auto Assist

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Charles lakins commented on Janis Kuze's blog post UgCS 2.1 is out!
"Great work! cant wait to see the changes from the older version I have"
Wednesday
Charles lakins replied to Gábor Zoltán's discussion Adding extra functions to MinimOSD
"as a test you could calibrate your esc's and leave a small gap at the low end of the stick when doing so then when the motors are off the osd will not see that until the actual stick is at the bottom fully, it might help try the theory on that…"
Dec 14
Charles lakins replied to Gábor Zoltán's discussion Adding extra functions to MinimOSD
"I don't see a setting in the Config tool to do that I think you would have to recompile from the source and remove that option from being displayed, there might also be a value it looks for from throttle you should be able to adjust…"
Dec 14
Charles lakins replied to Gábor Zoltán's discussion Adding extra functions to MinimOSD
"your experiencing it thinking your trip is done and its displaying the stats for end of trip"
Dec 11
Charles lakins replied to Gábor Zoltán's discussion Adding extra functions to MinimOSD
"just the prior prototype board so far on video here's a sample of 1orgars board working I sent him "
Dec 2
Charles lakins replied to Gábor Zoltán's discussion Adding extra functions to MinimOSD
"I did that too, doubles for my naza and apm :) without flashing due to low memory the next step I think is a teensy shield or stm32 based solution"
Dec 2
Charles lakins replied to Gábor Zoltán's discussion Adding extra functions to MinimOSD
"Got it, thanks  I must have missed a letter using shiftt on the password field"
Nov 28
Charles lakins replied to Gábor Zoltán's discussion Adding extra functions to MinimOSD
"for some reason the login & password doesn't work to download the file"
Nov 28
Charles lakins commented on Chris Anderson's group ArduCopter User Group
"That's a good idea Doug"
Nov 26
Charles lakins commented on Chris Anderson's group ArduCopter User Group
"yes that's true perhaps an altitude ceiling be imposed from the data collected for the specific areas reported, the markings would be still there and flight possible but a sort of geofence be applied for altitude in the effected area"
Nov 26
Charles lakins commented on Chris Anderson's group ArduCopter User Group
"I don't think an option to turn off should be addressed or added since they are regulated no fly zones anyway ,by turning off you knowingly break the regulations just one quote from the link you provided: PILOTS WHO DO NOT ADHERE TO THE…"
Nov 26
Charles lakins replied to Edgar Scott's discussion Mini APM for next LEGO Drone in the group ArduCopter User Group
"you can run the current firmware on those yes Hobbyking also offers the min version, I think if I recall rctimer does too since the whole apm project is open source, there is no real official product rather just who produces a specific…"
Nov 22
Charles lakins replied to Charles lakins's discussion APM 2.X Led Buzzer Modules
"I'll keep looking for more info also, haven't used my apm since I installed it on its new frame months ago ,been to busy I guess Ill have to do some setup on this newer fw now"
Nov 6
Dean Miller replied to Charles lakins's discussion APM 2.X Led Buzzer Modules
"Thanks for this Charles, I'll try re-arranging my plugs for AC3.2 and see if that works."
Nov 6
Charles lakins replied to Charles lakins's discussion APM 2.X Led Buzzer Modules
"For AC3.1.5, the pinout of the APM is as follows: A4 : AUX led A5 : Beeper – can drive a piezo buzzer directly (see below) A6 : GPS – will flash with no GPS lock, solid with GPS lock A7 ~ A11 : Motor LEDs Which LEDs are active and when…"
Nov 6
Charles lakins replied to Charles lakins's discussion APM 2.X Led Buzzer Modules
"pdated too"
Nov 6

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My New Frame For The APM

Posted on May 10, 2014 at 6:04pm 11 Comments

Anyways I ordered a new frame for the apm

well after several weeks the wrong one arrived

although its not bad, I wanted the round center plate frame style as an alternative to the frame styles I own already

anyway here s a mockup for placement of the APM the apm will end up inside once I find my short usb extension so programming is easy…

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Storm32 3-Axis Brushless Gimbal Controller

Posted on February 4, 2014 at 9:30am 8 Comments

Produced & Developed by OlliW & Martinez

Source = http://www.olliw.eu/2013/storm32bgc/?en

 

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My DIY Retract & Gimbal Mount

Posted on December 21, 2013 at 3:41pm 42 Comments

 

 

Test run using bamboo skewers to hold the retracts aligned in place

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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APM External 10mm Leds Buzzer Module

Posted on August 19, 2013 at 6:30pm 23 Comments

I submitted final revision to oshpark for a board run today

the rest of the parts should arrive this week for the batch in production…

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