Folks, I have sore fingers and a scratched wall :)I've just loaded 2.7 on my APM2 and needed to reset the gimbal settings.The quad was powered with the lipo and disarmed with the tx standing next to…Continue
Folks,I have an almost-new old Ardupilot Mega + oilpan for sale. Nothing wrong with it, it's surplus to requirements so hoping someone else can make use of it.Works perfectly and has no issues. It…Continue
Hi Folks,I have a stock 3DR with APM2 (default PID parameters) and sonar.This is the first time I've flown the APM2, having upgraded from the APM1.something.Whenever I pitch it forward, it does as…Continue
Folks,Still trying to sort out what's up with my APM2 (tumble weed blowing across the other threads :( ) but I find an explanation to the flashing LEDs.I've read this already: …Continue
I've been struggling to understand how to get the APM failsafe working properly and have yet to find some clear instructions that a noob like I can follow. It suddenly dawned on me how to get it all setup.
Here is my normal zero throttle output:
Here it is when the radio is off:…Continue
Not being overly chuffed with the battery mount on the 3DR and wanting somewhere to mount a camera, I decided to make another layer to the quad. A third plate below the quad seemed idea.
I fished out a scrap of unused fibreglass PCB I had in my goodie box. I took the quad apart to get at the bottom plate to copy as a template.
The normal plates have a series of 3 holes in the middle of each edge which seemed a perfect option to mount stuff. I…Continue
I added very bright LED headlights to the quad a while back a) to freak the locals out at night and b) to help with orientation when the quad is far away. These are 12V LEDs and run straight of the 3S lipo. All was well....
One thing I don't like much is the rather small and dim SMD LED to tell me when the motors are armed. Mostly…Continue