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Single beep when powering ver. 3.0.1

Started this discussion. Last reply by Daniel Estes Jul 27, 2013. 1 Reply

I just installed Ver. 3.0.1, but when I power my Hexacopter (APM), I am only getting a single beep instead of two beeps before it goes into it's tune.  The Mission Planner is not indicating an error,…Continue

Tags: 1x, ESCs, missing, 2x, beeps

Update PPM Encoder

Started Jul 14, 2013 0 Replies

Today I plan to update to 3.0.1, but I would like to know if it is recommended to update my PPM encoder first before the firmware update on my Ardupilot mega 2.5+?  Note:  I purchased my APM before…Continue

Tags: Ardupilot, mega, 2.5+, flash, 3.0.1

Mission Planner

Started this discussion. Last reply by Daniel Estes Jun 24, 2013. 1 Reply

Since I started using a 4s 5000mAh 50c Lipo, each log does not read my battery discharge.  Also, during flight the Flight Data interface shows when I Arm and Disarm the copter.  Although, when I go…Continue

I have a sudden drop and I am having difficulty disarming.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Daniel Estes Jun 24, 2013. 8 Replies

The copter will arm and disarm before takeoff, but once I am in the air I will get a sudden drop.  When I land, I am not able to disarm.  Also, I loose control of the throttle too.I am not sure if it…Continue

Tags: takoff, advanced, parameters, after, disarm

 

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masam replied to Daniel Estes's discussion Mission Planner Latest Update - Geofence Breach Message in the group ArduCopter User Group
"Updated mine to 1.3.8.1 beta, no more message."
yesterday
Lawrence Perry replied to Daniel Estes's discussion Mission Planner Latest Update - Geofence Breach Message in the group ArduCopter User Group
"Is there a Problem with the mission planning section of version 1.3.8?"
yesterday
Daniel Estes replied to Daniel Estes's discussion Mission Planner Latest Update - Geofence Breach Message in the group ArduCopter User Group
"Thanks for the "heads Up".  I got your message just in time.  - Used another quadcopter instead."
yesterday
Daniel Bar-Lev replied to Daniel Estes's discussion Mission Planner Latest Update - Geofence Breach Message in the group ArduCopter User Group
"Thanks Mauricio!"
Wednesday
Mauricio replied to Daniel Estes's discussion Mission Planner Latest Update - Geofence Breach Message in the group ArduCopter User Group
"scroll down to 1.3.7  and click in the .msi link to download it (you may need to remove the old version first, it will ask you if you want to remove it first I think) http://firmware.diydrones.com/Tools/MissionPlanner/ "
Wednesday
Daniel Bar-Lev replied to Daniel Estes's discussion Mission Planner Latest Update - Geofence Breach Message in the group ArduCopter User Group
"Can you tell me where I can found the previous version so that I can downgrade from 1.3.8? Thanks"
Wednesday
Mauricio replied to Daniel Estes's discussion Mission Planner Latest Update - Geofence Breach Message in the group ArduCopter User Group
"I updated too to 1.3.8  and just crashed everytime I tried to use when I loaded a mission. Had to go back to the previous version which was working fine and faster.  I won't trust this update until more info is posted."
Wednesday
Theo Hengst replied to Daniel Estes's discussion Mission Planner Latest Update - Geofence Breach Message in the group ArduCopter User Group
"@Daniel Estes: Mine flew fine yesterday despite that message, with the fence disabled, in stab, alt-hold and loiter."
Wednesday
Daniel Estes replied to Daniel Estes's discussion Mission Planner Latest Update - Geofence Breach Message in the group ArduCopter User Group
"Hi Marco, I have a project where I need to use my quad in a couple hours.  Am I okay to fly even thought the Geofence Breach comes up on Mission Planner?   Note:  The Geofence is disabled Thanks. "
Wednesday
Michael replied to Daniel Estes's discussion Mission Planner Latest Update - Geofence Breach Message in the group ArduCopter User Group
"I saw that too. They are stored though. If you refresh the parameters, they both show up."
Wednesday
gervais replied to Daniel Estes's discussion Mission Planner Latest Update - Geofence Breach Message in the group ArduCopter User Group
"I was wondering as well, searching for the Geofence :-) Btw. it seems, that the Compass calibration is working for both MAG (PIXHAWK),and shows the offset for both MAG but it doesn´t store them.  Anybody noticed sth. similiar ?."
Tuesday
Robert Knudsen replied to Daniel Estes's discussion Mission Planner Latest Update - Geofence Breach Message in the group ArduCopter User Group
"Great!"
Tuesday
Daniel Estes replied to Daniel Estes's discussion Mission Planner Latest Update - Geofence Breach Message in the group ArduCopter User Group
"Thanks "
Tuesday
Anthony Gaskell replied to Daniel Estes's discussion Mission Planner Latest Update - Geofence Breach Message in the group ArduCopter User Group
"Thank's Marco"
Tuesday

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Marco Robustini replied to Daniel Estes's discussion Mission Planner Latest Update - Geofence Breach Message in the group ArduCopter User Group
"Bug already reported, wait the fix."
Tuesday
Ahmed Agbabiaka replied to Daniel Estes's discussion Mission Planner Latest Update - Geofence Breach Message in the group ArduCopter User Group
"according to the log, the following changes were made regarding geofence: -currentstate: add toh and inverse geofence status check -currentstate: add monitoring of geofence, ahrs and terrain problems now i haven't seen this issue, but my gps…"
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