"Tim, The Krytox oils are pretty amazing. They are what makes the Krytox grease work. Krytox GPL103 might not be too viscous at low temperatures and has a low vapor pressure. I think you can get small…"
That looks about right. You will want to put all the components, camera, battery, wings, tail, pixhawk etc on a balance board. That way you can experiment and find the locations that put the CG at the wing spar…"
"Hi Vincent, Great to hear you have the bixler 3 flying. Putting cameras in the belly under the wing works for me. To open up the center section you may want to move the tail servos back to get the push rods…"
You asked: "Hi David, I have noticed your comment regarding the link in the blog post, what is giving you that impression- password request or malware? Thanks."
I was a little surprised when I selected the link
In selecting the…"
"The UAV Lab at the University of Minnesota has done some good work on increasing the reliability of UAVs. They have found that having redundant servos provides one of the greatest increases in reliability for fixed…"
"Vincent, I fly a 100 mm long Canon across the fuselage of a bixler 2. Camera sticks out a bit but really not that much drag.
You can just cut a slot into the fuselage below the wing and slide the camera…"
"The Pixhawk ESC 1.4 hardware with the Sapog firmware can be configured to use the standard PPM inputs. By default it uses the UAVCAN though(which is supported by the Pixhawk controller and the Ardupilot code).
The Sapog ESC firmware works…"