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Artificial Horizon in processing 2.0

Started this discussion. Last reply by Harry Jan 14. 6 Replies

Using Quaternions

Started this discussion. Last reply by Harry Sep 30, 2013. 3 Replies

Arducopter 2.9.1b and MP 1.2.46

Started this discussion. Last reply by Harry May 17, 2013. 5 Replies

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Harry commented on Chris Anderson's blog post UAVs with artificial muscles
"Electroactivepolymers have been around a while.  I wonder when they'll show up in aircraft as a way to change the airfoil shape for control and efficiency, like wing warping but more capable."
11 hours ago
Harry commented on uavgear's blog post Security Tee-shirt
"Ne pas deranger le conducteur?  But what if the conductor really is deranged?  Maybe somebody should arrete him.  ;-)"
Oct 17
Harry commented on Greg Dronsky's blog post Footbal match stoped because of a quadcopter
"I laughed when the player grabbed the flag and started hauling the Phantom in.  Any impact should be a fine for recklessness against that pilot.  I didn't do it, so punishing me won't fix it. Surely, ten years in prison will stop…"
Oct 14
Harry commented on AKRCGUY's blog post 3DR Releases the New Aero-M & X-8M Mapping Platforms
"Wow, $5400.  Hobbyists are shuddering at where this has gone.  "
Oct 14
Harry commented on Gary Mortimer's blog post No hiding behind AC 91-57 anymore
"If it's safety they want, safety they'll get.  If it's power, money and regulation they want, it's outlaws they'll get."
Oct 11
Harry commented on Greg Dronsky's blog post Helibaits, fisherman's best friend
"I guess you feed the fish the same time and location every day and then on fishing day you go out in your boat at that time and cast them a hook instead.   I've wondered if commercial boats are using drones to get a birds eye view.…"
Oct 6
Harry commented on Chris Anderson's blog post Google Science Fair winner models drone obstacle evasion on fruit flies
"4 years tops and he has his first nervous breakdown."
Oct 3
Harry commented on Paul's blog post Bullding to Building long range delivery by train transport etc ???
"They're humanoid drones, programmed to get it there on time. "
Oct 2
Harry commented on Paul's blog post Bullding to Building long range delivery by train transport etc ???
"CSX might get a little upset when their trains start looking like this. "
Oct 2
Harry commented on Ioan Ghip's blog post Some guy shot a quadcopter out of the sky..... with a shotgun
"That's about how Tony Soprano would have handled it, but he would have shot the operator before he could call the cops.  Then he would have Paulie and his nephew drive the body out into the pine barrens.  Case closed.  Works…"
Oct 2
Harry commented on Chris Anderson's blog post Pocketcopter project on Indiegogo
"I'd be mining asteroids by now if somebody had paid me for every incomplete idea I ever had."
Sep 14
Harry commented on Roberto Navoni's blog post The IMU drone in Connected Rider: telemetry system for Motocross by Red Bull
"@Roberto, do you see your system being useful to other riders in improving performance?"
Sep 13
Harry commented on Roberto Navoni's blog post The IMU drone in Connected Rider: telemetry system for Motocross by Red Bull
"Interesting, as a way to master a particular course?  I suppose you could tell a rider something like, it's better to go off two whoopdees than three before that turn, or if youre on the outside, go for three.  They don't always…"
Sep 12
Harry commented on Chris Anderson's blog post Richard Branson invests in 3DR, drones invade Necker Island
"I think I spotted Sir Branson playing tennis.  Tell him that Harry says he foot faults.  If he wants to work on his game, I'd be glad to come on down and provide him some training."
Sep 6
Harry commented on Jorge Brites's blog post Refurbish a damaged 4S battery - Do not try this!
"Nannies gotta Nanny. How did we survive without them.    "
Aug 21
Harry commented on Andrew's blog post 3 Things I Wish I Had Known Before My First Drone Flight
"It's almost a fact that most people will try to hover in their backyard.  You learn immediately not to just slam full throttle.  You might break some props trying to learn to hover 4 feet off the ground with the rose bushes on one…"
Aug 11

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Harry's Blog

Flying my ArduIMU in tri_chord space

Posted on February 5, 2014 at 6:00pm 0 Comments

I haven't flown much of anything because of the weather, so I decided to see if I could do something different with my ArduIMU.  I decided that if I could get a MIDI port to read the IMU, I might be able to make music.

I used a VBscript to read the serial port and send pitch data from the ArduIMU to a slot.  I then used a MIDI program to record the…

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The Next Sensor was Invented by Vikings

Posted on March 11, 2013 at 4:00am 2 Comments

There have been discussions before calling for reliable and accurate alternatives to GPS. The Vikings may have had the answer without knowing the physics. They were adept navigators at latitudes where frequent cloudiness and low sun angle(winter) could have made direct observation of the sun difficult. Legend has it that they had a magic stone, called a…

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My Ardupilot(legacy) Platform

Posted on May 24, 2012 at 8:41am 8 Comments

Here's the plane I will install my Arduimu and Ardupilot(legacy) into.  I still need to build a motor mount and wind the motor.  It should be stable as it is based on a previous version which was very stable.  I'm aiming for 10-12 ounces AUW and around…

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