I took my quad out this morning to try various flight modes. Alt hold was perfect (more or less without sonar), but when i swapped back to stablise I lost all throttle control and it went off on its…Continue
Hey all,I received my APM case last week, dismantled my quad, put the case in and rebuilt it and it works a treat. Makes everything just seem cleaner and safer - and considering what i'm trying to…Continue
Hey all,My quad's been running pretty well so I took my quad out this evening for a spin to see how it would handle a moderately gusty day (20-30km/h winds). I have to say that it was almost…Continue
Hi all,I'm familiar with RC and I'm familiar with the various types of antenna but i've never built/played with antenna tracking sytems before, so i'm practically starting from scratch [aside from…Continue
With the recent comments on the latest arducopter build and some hesitation to upgrade, I decided to head out and put it through its' paces. Or in layman's speak, thrash the quad and see what happens. The day was beautiful and sunny, with a moderate breeze of 30km/h.
I flipped through stabilise, altitude hold and loiter with no problems. Handling was a…Continue
The weather conditions were very favourable this morning, so I took advantage and did a couple of technical flights. The one featured here was to see how stable I could fly at altitude. As you'll see in the video, it was quite stable on the way up, peaking and holding at 100 metres with some amazing views of Melbourne,…Continue
I just saw this on /. and couldn't believe it. Has it received much press elsewhere?
"According to an Al-Jazeera report, 'Charlottesville, Virginia…Continue