Includes the Frame you see on the 3DR website (including hardware) and 3 spare arme. Selling for $85 (buyer pays domestic shipping). I have flown the frame about 10 times but want something better…Continue
"I just installed a Pixhawk and didn't mess with any of the tuning parameters and it is amazing. It's super stable and it floats on a dime in Loiter/Position Hold. It's truly amazing and I'm coming from having a NAZA before this.…"
"You can not set the 'throttle failsafe' if you want the naza to go into a failsafe mode when you loose communication. You need to set the failsafe channel of your transmitter to input channel U of the naza. Not the throttle. If you do that…"
"If you're flying with a GPS you are susceptible to fly aways. I had a fly away with an APM 2.5 because I didn't let the GPS lock the home location. It's not just NAZA but all flight controllers with a GPS.... just make sure you have a…"
"Beautiful video. However all it takes is a bad wire or failed solder joint to send a 3-5 pound chunk falling from hundreds off feet onto someone's head. Not worth the risk. I had one fall from the sky from about 300 feet and one of the arms was…"
"Very nice build! Would it be better to mount the protection rings more firmly to the booms so that they can protect the props? It seems like if it bumps into something they will be knocked off easily and would be rendered useless and may even get…"
"Is there any way to load two configurations into the controller (PID settings) and be able to change through a switch on the radio? Would be useful if you want to change hardware.... sometimes i fly with my camera and sometimes I don't so would…"
I am an aerospace engineer living in Seattle. I have always had a passion for anything that flies...especially autonomously.
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This is my entry into the UAV world. I have worked on several projects at work involving UAVs and my personal hobby interest has been Radio control helicopters and airplanes. I'm hoping to learn a lot from this forum and community.