"Any suggestions on one- or two-stop shopping for miscellaneous electrical components like buttons, switches, LEDs, connectors, power cables, etc.? I can track down any of these parts individually, but it would be nice to get most of them from…"
"How is the build quality of the Hugin? I was looking at another product from FPV Model - the MUGIN - but was not able to find much information from others that have actually built one. If you need help building your plane, let me know.…"
"I'm getting close. This was my first build beyond a simple foamy, so kind of ambitious, but I think I'm past the trouble spots. It took me some time to puzzle through some things, and I ended up redrilling the aluminum pieces for the main…"
"Very useful page. However, there is only one reference to Pixhawk2 (under Molex CLICK-Mate) and that's to the "3DR version". I got my Pixhawk2 from the source (Australia, if not mistaken), and I didn't think it was…"
"The switch is really not that difficult. I switch connectors all the time and am constantly making my own cables because I do not like 4 feet of extra wire for something that only needs 3 inches. That being said I do understand what you are saying.…"
"I know I will get probably get flamed for criticism of Pixhawk2 because it is a real taboo, but after the "cube" + carrier board design inconvenience in terms of practicality, here is another practical problem:…"
"Good to know. Does anyone know where to find pixfalcon connectors? I know DigiKey carries at least some of it, but t's not crimped, mght not have the same pitch, etc.
Is there anywhere I can buy pixfalcon plugs off the shelf?"
I'm working on getting my new Pixhawk2 up and running in an RC plane, and I keep running into the problem that I don't have specific connectors or cables for making connections between the various components. For example, I don't have a 3-wire cable to connect the PPM receiver to the RC IN port on the Pixhawk2. Is there a vendor that stocks the wide variety of connectors needed for both RC gear and the Pixhawk2? I don't mind making my own cables if necessary (though I'd prefer to buy…See More