"Buy a 3DR Solo - upgrade it with a Pixhawk Greencube. At that point you have a really solid drone with Pixhawk 2.1 controller - without spending a large chunk of change.
It's weight is 1.5kg and estimated flight time is 25 minutes…"
Sorry it took me this long to reply.
You are correct. My approach was a bad idea for a couple of reasons.
I used the PA-09 crimping tool - the terminals required the smallest (1 mm) die. The tool made excellent conductor crimps -…"
"You might be able to find the parts from a different supplier - the first part number is the JST number.
Thanks for the pre-crimped cable suggestion - that is a really good point - I should have caught that when I was searching Digikey - could have…"
"Haven't finished this yet. I have the GPS module from bang good - but I have to put a new connector to wire it to the PixHawk2. It's been a really busy summer for a number of reasons - but I'm close to getting around to…"
"I make any cable I need and the smaller ones are tedious; after some practice and with a good quality crimping tool like the one mentioned previously, its not so bad. Once the pin is held in the pliers, its easy. The hard part is positioning it…"
"Let me try to understand this. Are you looking to crimp GH terminals to a cable? If this is so first of all good luck, I hope your eye are better than mine, they probably are! As an alternative DigiKey stock a pre-crimped cable (455-3074-ND). This…"