had my first flights with a APM in a gaui 330x frame yesterday.used 2.0.40 for initial flights. stabilize mode was right on but in loiter had major altitude changes.I have upgraded to 2.0.47 and…Continue
"good job clearing the crowd.. I know alot of people that would have been fighting to save the aircraft first without worrying about were it was.
some advice. learn to fly in acro mode... if an accelerometer goes out or the…"
"Fair enough. Thanks for your help.
By the way, what are you upgrading to? I am also looking at upgrading for the same reasons. The Gaui has been a great first quad but I'm wanting to do FPV and some aerial photography with a dslr etc.…"
"I'm still around. I plugged all the ESCs into the APM and it works fine.
I have not been active lately because I am waiting for my new frame to show up... the gaui frame can not handle the weight of the camera and the FPV setup and the…"
"My opinion would be on initial failsafe, enter loiter mode for a predetermined time... after a delay ( say 30sec while it waits for a signal) enter RTL. That way in case of a failure it will basically stop and wait to see if you can…"
broken motor wire on front left engine, luckily it happened low to the ground so the only chewed up the props a bit.was about 100ft agl about 30 seconds before the video starts...http://youtu.be/m_yCpUzDUxESee More
"when I do a fast decent I pitch the quad full forward and reduce power till it starts to buffet around.. then increase throttle slightly till flight gets stable... then I fly a downward spiral till I get to the altitude I wish.