"I placed a Diode in series with the APM and the XBee power lines.
CTRL-T is working now but with a lot of packet loss:
After some time the data stops flowing through. Led light in XBee on on APM side."
"Control/T does not work for me unfortunately I tried various setups today:
*Use UART0 hard wired
*Disabled XBee CTS on APM side
*Changed my Adafruit XBee Adapter kit [v1.1] on the PC end by the XBIB-U-DEV
*Swapped the Adafruit XBee Adapter kit…"
"I installed the APL planner on a clean PC (updated to the latest version) and loaded the HIL firmware.
Then I connected the autopilot and saved the parameter file with the default settings. I will let you know the results after i tried this setup…"
"Great stuff. I wanted to start with the simulation but I can't manage to get the APM 2.0 with ArduPlane? V2.40 HIL firmware controlling the plane in X-Plane. I'm using the xplane_PT60.param file in the APM planner.
I can fly the plane…"