Re-posting this because I think the original is in the wrong forum:The short video above is me losing control of my plane. I have a theory of what happened, but I'm not sure. Could I please get a…Continue
"Maybe someone from a non-US area can chime in on this...I live in the US and one of my clients just purchased UAV from a European manufacture. We were talking about the public view of UAVs, Drones, UAS, etc and he said Americans seem to be more…"
"the problem Flying monkey is that for most people that the real benefits UAV are n fields they will never see. (like Agriculture, Aerial Mapping, Search & Rescue) on the other hand personal UAVs are not likely to add much benefit to the general…"
"Those 63% really need to worry more about big brother tapping into their computers, social media, email, phone calls, and anything other electronic communications before they worry about drones. Just sayin. "
"Also, you've earned back my YouTube subscription.
I was probably one of the first subscribers to your channel, but I unsubscribed a while ago. (I forget exactly when; Nick was still in front of the camera almost every episode.) When I figured…"
"Hey Trent, I don't know if anyone else has mentioned this, But I can never see any of the videos you've embedded anywhere on the internet. I think it has something to do with the old-style embed code you use. I can make the videos show up…"
The closest thing available to hobbyists is the Panono, but it currently only takes stills. I can't imagine the CPU that can capture video at 108 megapixels and still launch in my Bixler."
"I agree it would be nice to have a hobby version of the Google Street View camera array or the Gorgon Stare, but I don't think this camera is it, yet. The sensor is only claimed to be 1500×1500 px, and the geometry of projecting a…"
"I had the same problem with APM 2.5 and the stock 9X receiver, except all channels were freezing, not just one. I found that the fix was to upgrade the firmware on the PPM encoder (built into the APM)."
"I received a replacement from hk after about 3 weeks. They asked me for some pictures (I did sent screenshots from the terminal window with the apm panic messages). They offered me a replacement apm after looking at the messages, so I am satisfied."
You are probably familiar with optical flow sensors which provide extremely precise measurement of ground speed (and therefore position) for quadcopters and computer mice. The PX4FLOW is the most-recent example but there are many…