"RE: What it takes to create a full-featured UAV like ArduCopter 2
Hey Juan, I noticed that you took offence to the post by Chris, and to be fair you are right - as a kit, the MK price does become 10-20% of the price originally linked to,…"
"Animal/Insect testing is an interesting and necessary situation, although I think it would be wrong to say state its ethicality; argue how you may, but science is advanced on the testing of hypothesis - essentially examining the…"
"@ Sebastian: I thought that radiation does affect electronics substantially, now, you do make a valid point about the relative dose, but I would say that the reactor site does qualify, otherwise why would the US & Germany bother sending in…"
"@ Mathew: Are you talking about the "stamplicking/kneeslapping" video or Zdenek's? If the latter, where on pop sci did you get your information - I cannot find any information to refute Zdenek's claim, though that might…"
"[Thread Hi-jack]@ Duane: RAmen! We have an election coming up in Canada and I'm stuck with an incumbent whose party knowingly and willfully broke the trust of the people and was found in contempt of parliament (think…"
Your project should reflect the problem you are trying to solve, what is it exactly you want to accomplish? Once you establish a goal you will find yourself much more focused on the design characteristics.
For example: if you…"
"@ Duane & Paul Marsh: Not that many useful/cost effective ways to use Kevlar or Carbon Fiber when they first arrived on scene... it's not the application of these technologies together that is the purpose, but the what develops from them.…"
I am flattered, Kyle. Newton remarked that if he had accomplished great things it was because he stood on the shoulders of those that had gone before him. You have a clear perspective - Newton did well - you will too.
Check my profile and if you have questions about the underlying theory or full scale equipment, say DCMs, feel free to chat. I don't know much about forums and Friends but again I am flattered. Thank you.