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APM 2.5 Level gets corrupted - Logs attached.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mathieu Mar 29, 2013. 11 Replies

Hi guys, I have a customer with strange level issue on APM 2.5... RMA or there is a fix for this? He purchased two Arducopter kits .  One flies flawlessly but there is a problem with the other.I need…Continue

APM 2.5 (2.7.1) Gimbal Servo twitch a lot!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Randy Jun 30, 2013. 11 Replies

Hi guys, first time I try the camera gimbal stuff (yeah I am overdue but fixed camera was fine until now)I am trying to follow the wiki instructions, the new MP screen for the config seems simple…Continue

Tags: twitch, servo, camera

Fully assembled APM1.0 at Kit price on Canada Drones

Started this discussion. Last reply by Don Brooks Jan 27, 2012. 5 Replies

Hey guys, just letting you know that ALL APM1.0 coming out of Canada Drones store are now Fully assembled and tested before leaving the store.  And all that at the same price as the regular kit. The…Continue

Tags: assembled, fully, APM1.0

2.0.40 crash...

Started this discussion. Last reply by Dany Thivierge Sep 13, 2011. 3 Replies

Let me first say this: I don't think the crash was related to the code...  I was running the latest code 2.0.40 and just playing around in Stabilize mode, nothing fancy, testing out the repairs on…Continue

 

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Swift commented on Dany Thivierge's blog post Canadian FrSky Taranis batch 1 is shipped!
"Another batch have arrived!  I just receive mine! Awsomr what a peace of Art.  Thanks Dany!   as I'm writing, 10 are still in stock @ CanadaDrone."
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Dany Thivierge commented on Bill Bonney's blog post APM Planner 2.0.11 released
"well if I am not mistaking it is a function that was done on the droidplanner for android to use the tlogs to alway indicate last known location (and log it in a timeline form) so at any moment you can click on that position and…"
Jul 7

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Dany Thivierge commented on Bill Bonney's blog post APM Planner 2.0.11 released
"When will the "Locator" be integrated?  I've seen it working and it sure looks nice and a very needed function! "
Jul 7

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Dany Thivierge commented on Chris Anderson's blog post How to do one-button 3D mapping with the new DroidPlanner
"Great update team!  Would be fun to have an option to set the camera to either point to center (default) point outside (makes interesting shots) or follow flight path...   "
Jun 27

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Dany Thivierge commented on edupin's blog post The Great Drone Escape, a movie by Dronestagr.am
"not fair to grab all these video (not owned by them) and mash them together ok there is proper credits at the end but wonder if they all agreed... "
Jun 16

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Dany Thivierge commented on Dany Thivierge's blog post Casting for a Drone TV/Internet Series...
"oh and because we live on social media ...  Here is a link to the Numan Films Facebook page which might make life easier for posting https://www.facebook.com/NumanFilms?ref=hl"
Jun 4

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Dany Thivierge posted a blog post

Casting for a Drone TV/Internet Series...

Hey guys and girls, I was approached by Numan Films to see if there was interest in participating in a new TV/Internet show around drones... Check out the casting call below and get in touch with them directly. I really think it could be fun! Full disclaimer they approached me and as of now I have no affiliation with them,…See More
Jun 4

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Dany Thivierge commented on Euan Ramsay's blog post Some really simple but effective mods to 2014 quad
"Very clean indeed!  Just a quick consideration on the 4 in 1 ESCs... if you are using a Pixhawk not all models are compatible... (got something to do with the startup sequence and delays... 3DR said they were working on a fix but no ETA) "
May 23

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Dany Thivierge commented on Chris Anderson's blog post A Drone's Day at Maker Faire
"When I attended the Montreal mini maker faire there was a lot of demand form the organization and media to get that kind of shot taken... I always refused and also got a fenced area to demonstrate simple take-off and stability (not flying…"
May 22

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Dany Thivierge commented on Chris Anderson's blog post External LED and USB boards for Pixhawk
"Available at your favorite Canadian Distributor! :)  and still some in stock  http://www.canadadrones.com/Pixhawk-Peripheral-Kit-p/pix-peripheral-kit.htm Nice when planets align for product lunch and dealers having stock!"
May 11

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Dany Thivierge commented on IKE's blog post Onboard quadrocopter failsafe: flight after actuator failure
"wow... as usual it now looks so simple! :)  great job guys to "port" this from the confine of the Vicon system to the outside world.  from the link : This new approach allows such a vehicle to remain in flight despite the…"
Mar 4

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Dany Thivierge commented on Chris Anderson's blog post ArduCopter developer Jose Julio's awesome air hockey robot
"yeah wow Jose!  again you rock! (but please do not merge the code with the Arducopter one... specially the Defense + attack part!)  hehe Nice! "
Feb 8

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Dany Thivierge commented on AKRCGUY's blog post **Update on US Availability of DJI Products**
"You would understand that I will not comment much on this as I am part of the 31 dealers listed on the injunction but what I can say is that the hobby community is different than most businesses and while we are all competing to get the best share…"
Jan 29

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Dany Thivierge commented on emile's blog post VirtualRobotix new products revealed
"Way to go guys! Can't wait to bring these babies to Canada!   look so nice, can you show picture of them with some abuse and scratches... I am afraid to break them! "
Dec 11, 2013

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Dany Thivierge commented on John Moore's blog post Amazon had to cross the border to shoot their Prime Air demo.
"It was illegal here as well... they just got away with it but they need a Special Flight Operation Certificate just like any other "commercial" users around Canada... I am sure if we keep asking them they will say they went to…"
Dec 10, 2013

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Dany Thivierge commented on criro1999's blog post Canadian face-detecting drones respond to voice, gesture commands
"Canada RULES!  hehehe  nice toy! "
Nov 28, 2013

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Casting for a Drone TV/Internet Series...

Posted on June 4, 2014 at 9:25am 1 Comment



Hey guys and girls, I was approached by Numan Films to see if there was interest in participating in a new TV/Internet show around drones... 



Check out the casting call below and get in touch with them…
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IRIS unboxing (photos)

Posted on October 17, 2013 at 8:41am 86 Comments

Disclaimers:  This is still called a DEV kit... things may change in real production version. 

Full disclaimer, I am the Canadian reseller of 3DR stuff, but people knowing me know that I keep it true and if there is something I don't like I will point it out! 

So my IRIS…

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Canadian FrSky Taranis batch 1 is shipped!

Posted on September 23, 2013 at 12:36am 17 Comments

This is it... all of FrSky Taranis batch #1 packaged and all ready for Canada Post pickup! 

Also got to meet a lot of you for local pickup, it was busy!  For one night it felt like HobbyKing in here (all remaining units exceeding the pre-orders got sold in 14 minutes after the very…

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CBC News topo on drones for commercial use and hobby (came to see me!)

Posted on July 15, 2013 at 10:16am 3 Comments

Mississauga, Ont., businessman Dany Thivierge, right, has established himself as a go-to man for hobbyists in need of drone parts and know-how. (Evan Mitsui/CBC)

Hi guys, pretty happy about that…

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Comment Wall (2 comments)

At 12:44pm on August 1, 2011, patrice.rance said…
glad you like it ! anotherone is coming :) stay tuned folks !!
At 4:44am on February 27, 2013, Petrus Botha said…

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