had a similar problem two days ago. Erratic behavior of APM- resets during IMU initialize, flickering of the yellow Ardupilot board LED, noisy servos when idling etc. The problem did not occur on the bench when BEC and USB cable were…"
I tried to confirm the Initialization problem.(ArduPilot 2.7 beta 3)
With no NMEA GPS i got a Compile error with GPS 0 and GCS 5 (Error exspected ";" before token - in function decode GPS)
I was able to duplicate the error…"
as a newbie I am having a difficult time to follow up. Downloaded 2.7 a few hours ago and started bench-testing.
MANUAL worked fine, FLY_BY_WIRE_B and AUTO no throttle control, goes always to THROTTLE_MAX regardless of Airspeed. Indicated…"
"Do not blame the Thermopiles
I made the same experience. Ardupilot, blue Shield and Paparazzi Thermopiles. After testing Stabilize and Fly By wire with AirframeTest Software ok I loaded the 2.6.2 code and installed the GPS (MediaTek with…"
it is just the modification I was thinking about. Before I invent the wheel a second time".:
where are the tail servos located.?
are the wings still removeble for transport?
did the flying characteristic change much?
do you have a…"
"here more fotos.
The speedcontroller sits under the lower deck. Between the decks is cabling and camera control electronic.
On the upper deck Ardupilot and IMU. The red Velcro is for the GPS. The servos are a little bit heavier then steel balls…"
Easy Glider is a good choice.The battery space is good for 2 Lipo cells of 4000mAh which gives you 45min of level flight. I solved the Space problem by moving the rudder and elevator servo to the tail. (see fotos) and vacuumformed a…"