Edgar Scott
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Understanding ROI in Mission Planner

Started this discussion. Last reply by Richard Boyhan May 20. 1 Reply

I have a couple questions on how to use ROI in MPI think the way it works is thisI first need to set the location to point to by usingDO_SET_ROIIs that all I need or do I also need to add a RIO?…Continue

Take off using MP

Started this discussion. Last reply by Edgar Scott Oct 4, 2013. 8 Replies

I started this in another form, found that MP has its own disussion, sorry did not know that or I would have asked here. I want to ask before attempting becuase I am affraid of a flyaway.My Tx has…Continue

Not sure what the Sonar will do for me

Started Dec 21, 2012 0 Replies

I have heard people say they have not seen any difference after adding the sonar.I got one hoping that it will assist in autopilot landing, making it not bounce after it lands etc.Continue

 

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Edgar Scott replied to Randy's discussion ArduCopter-3.2 beta testing
"> Is WP 7 do-set-ROI? Yes Will ArduCopter switch ROIs whenever the next WP is do-set-ROI?Yes> After the last ROI WP, will ArduCopter continue to face the last one Yes, in 3.2, I think there's a PID that…"
34 minutes ago
Edgar Scott replied to Randy's discussion ArduCopter-3.2 beta testing
"Jan you can see it between 1:10 and 1:12, thats WP-8, Randy it would be nice if we could smooth that out too then this video would not need any post-stabilization at all.  Spline is amazingly smooth overall and I'm so dang impressed on…"
4 hours ago
Edgar Scott replied to Randy's discussion ArduCopter-3.2 beta testing
"> do you experience the 'hickups' around the waypoints? Yes you can see this right at 0:23, this was my WP-5 The others it went to a new ROI so you can't tell. This I usually take these out with a warp-stabilizer but I wanted to…"
5 hours ago
Edgar Scott replied to Randy's discussion ArduCopter-3.2 beta testing
"2 axis gimbal, they are built into the front of all Disco Pro's"
16 hours ago
Edgar Scott replied to Randy's discussion ArduCopter-3.2 beta testing
"Yea, 3DRs Spline is a billion times cooler for videos than DJIs Adaptive Turn  :-D"
20 hours ago
Edgar Scott replied to Randy's discussion ArduCopter-3.2 beta testing
"What is SuperView? "it uses the height of the camera's sensor that you get with 4:3 meaning that you will see more of the sky and ground assuming you are pointed at the…"
21 hours ago
Edgar Scott replied to Randy's discussion ArduCopter-3.2 beta testing
"yeah, its just an effect that I actually wanted on this one :) I did another one without superview, but that mission only had one ROI, this was to show off the spline with several ROI and how smooth it was with the spline. "
21 hours ago
Edgar Scott replied to Randy's discussion ArduCopter-3.2 beta testing
"No, its raw footage, I used a GoPro black setting called SuperView."
21 hours ago
Edgar Scott replied to Randy's discussion ArduCopter-3.2 beta testing
"GoPro Black +"
22 hours ago
Edgar Scott replied to Randy's discussion ArduCopter-3.2 beta testing
"Here you go Randy, I did another with Spline and several ROI when I was up in the Smokies Note: This has absolutely NO post stabilization added...zippo, its raw video, I guess this just shows how bad a$$ the 3.2 update is :-D "
23 hours ago
Edgar Scott replied to Lior Zahavi's discussion Stabilization problem with Disco (V quad)
"Amir, Just wondering...are you using the clone or the disco? If you auto tuned the Disco without the GoPro last time that sure could have caused this as the CG would be off The other issue I had was the yaw, these yaw PIDs made it fly real…"
yesterday
Edgar Scott replied to Lior Zahavi's discussion Stabilization problem with Disco (V quad)
"Thanks so much Gary, I have mine flying exceptionally well with V as you can see in the video, It looks like the Y is the same as the dead cat (TBS and others) and for me it works like a charm, very smooth...Lior seems to have some kinda…"
yesterday
Edgar Scott replied to Lior Zahavi's discussion Stabilization problem with Disco (V quad)
" Also did you go into FrameType and select V? Here is my selection, I selected V "
yesterday
Edgar Scott replied to Lior Zahavi's discussion Stabilization problem with Disco (V quad)
"I am using a 5200 battery and its pretty heavy I always tune with GoPro on the Disco since the CG kinda needs it, mine flies better with the GoPro on. http://www.getfpv.com/lumenier-5200mah-4s-35c-lipo-battery.html I really thought dead cat was…"
yesterday
Edgar Scott replied to Lior Zahavi's discussion Stabilization problem with Disco (V quad)
"Did you try my PIDs out?"
yesterday
Edgar Scott replied to javier falbo's discussion Police Drone
"...there is the expensive option of getting a FLIR FPV camera, but even with IR, if you can get enough light, your gonna have to stand out in your yard while the bad guy is out there too and probably armed.  If any moonlight is out he will see…"
yesterday

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At 2:57pm on December 21, 2013, robincfey said…
hey , so I abandoned the apm 2.6 on my disco, ive been using the naza and to be honest I havent looked back , I had real issues trying to tune my pids I spent weeks and hundreds of different levels and it was still way to unstable to fly I then swapped out the apm for the naza and still had problems untill I changed my esc and then it flew perfectly on stock settings no tweeks no tuning it just worked and because I was so tired of trying to the he apm going ive left it ina box for anorher project , the problem esc were the tbs bullet proof esc I don't know if it was the apm that messed them up but I csnt get them to work with the naza either ,as for placement of the apm 2.6 keep it as central as possible if you need to leave it on the top deck while your configuring it once you have it sorted relocate it down stairs , just keep it as close to the center of gravity as possible good luck
At 3:25pm on December 21, 2013, Edgar Scott said…

Thanks for the info, well one good thing another person is using the APM without issues here so hopefully he will have enough insight on any issues I have.   He does not use the stock ESCs so hope thats not an issue.  I will let you know, I had a NAZA before they added waypoints and yeah, they are amazing.  But I like all the extras with the APM although that gap is closing more and more.

Ed,

At 3:35pm on December 21, 2013, Edgar Scott said…

Now that I think of it you maybe should have cut the red wire to the ESCs on the data line?

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