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Can you get 6 flight modes with FrSky CPPM

Started this discussion. Last reply by MICHAEL Feb 24, 2014. 5 Replies

Hopefully someone can help out here.I am trying to switch from FrSky D8R-II Plus to a D8R-XP so that I can use CPPM.I previously had six flight modes configured in my Turnigy 9X.Now that I have…Continue

Tags: Modes, Flight, CPPM, FrSky

Problems with X8

Started this discussion. Last reply by Lloyd Breckenridge Apr 1, 2013. 4 Replies

I have a problem with my new X8 and APM 2.5 and the latest Arduplane firmware.Whenever I switch to loiter the aircraft loiters but loses altitude fairly rapidly.I have not had this issue with…Continue

Attopilot voltage with seperate BEC

Started this discussion. Last reply by Bill Bonney Feb 10, 2013. 3 Replies

I have a seperate BEc to power my APM.In the attopilot setup instructions in the mission planner it says I should measure my ESC voltage and subtract 0.3v from it get the correct voltage…Continue

Did my APM die mid flight?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Lloyd Breckenridge Dec 13, 2012. 8 Replies

I think my APM just died midflight of course leading to a crash.I have attached the tlog. The flight does not start till 80% through the log.I took off in manual switched to loiter then to auto for a…Continue

 

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Lloyd Breckenridge left a comment for léo Bernard
"Hi again No I did not use the axis sdk. I used C++ and libcurl to send the http requests to the camera. Lloyd"
Apr 1
Lloyd Breckenridge left a comment for léo Bernard
"Hi Leo My applications are all C and C++ The GetEulerAngles returns the result in Radians You need to turn them into degrees before using the camera API I mentioned. You will also see in my code that I don't actually send a command for small…"
Mar 31
Lloyd Breckenridge left a comment for léo Bernard
"Hi Leo the axis command that I use for absolute pan and tilt is axis-cgi/com/ptz.cgi?pan=x&tilt=y this allows you to specify pan and tilt in degrees I get x and y from Quatf quaternion = SFusion.GetOrientation(); float yaw, pitch, roll;…"
Mar 31
léo Bernard left a comment for Lloyd Breckenridge
"Hi, I would like to know how do you convert quaternion of oculus into axis angle for http request : http://192.168.0.90/axis-cgi/com/ptz.cgi?center={positionx};{positiony} because my function ToAxisAngle() is bugged I think :/ thank you "
Mar 31
Lloyd Breckenridge replied to Paul Williamson's discussion Better ground station platform, Windows or Mac? in the group PIXHAWK
"I can recommend a nexus 7 2013 version for a good tablet to run Droiddplanner or Tower. As far as the comments go about a DOS based system. I don't think windows 7/8 are DOS based systems. DOS based system haven't existed for years but you…"
Mar 13
Lloyd Breckenridge left a comment for léo Bernard
"Hi I just saw your request. What would you like to know about the code? "
Feb 26
Lloyd Breckenridge commented on Robert Krogh (hooks)'s blog post How much we love our toy
"I would say he flew his Christmas present without reading the manual."
Jan 9
RocketMan commented on Lloyd Breckenridge's blog post 2014 UAV Challenge Official Photos Published
"Way cool! Great photo's and a great bunch."
Nov 11, 2014
Lloyd Breckenridge posted a blog post

2014 UAV Challenge Official Photos Published

I know there have already been a few posts regarding the 2014 UAV Challenge however the official photographer "Stefan Hrabar" has just published his photos of the event and they are certainly worth seeing.Brings back many happy memories of my week in Kingaroy as a member of Team Thunder.The link…See More
Nov 10, 2014
Lloyd Breckenridge commented on Joshua's blog post A reminder to double and triple check your products (exploded ESCs)
"You should avoid mounting the ESC's directly against each other. The heat build up will definitely cause problems. "
Nov 1, 2014
Lloyd Breckenridge commented on Peter Wlodarczyk's blog post Team Thunder's 2014 UAV Outback Challenge
"The camera images were recorded using network video recording software that I have developed. All images can have metadata attached in a jpeg comment. In this case I wrote a cut down version of mavproxy to run on the linux board on the…"
Oct 3, 2014
Lloyd Breckenridge replied to Brian S's discussion Severe up and down pitching a few minutes after launch!!
"You log file does not seem to show the flight. Are you sure you got the right log. These X8 airframes should not be flown too fast. Lloyd"
May 27, 2014
Lloyd Breckenridge commented on Mark Harrison's blog post E-Waste Quadcopter Lifts Your Spirits While Keeping Costs Down
"Will only ever fly on April 1"
Apr 2, 2014
MICHAEL replied to Lloyd Breckenridge's discussion Can you get 6 flight modes with FrSky CPPM
"Thanks for the reply. Yes i know opentx will resolve my problem, but to do that i would have to update my turnigy 9x firmware(i have the v2 firmware). And i can only do that by buying extra hardware which i don't think it is worth it. Might as…"
Feb 24, 2014
Scott Pritchett replied to Lloyd Breckenridge's discussion Can you get 6 flight modes with FrSky CPPM
"I do this with a few APM-based systems.  All of them are connected to Taranis radios, not 9X, but if you load OpenTX, the code should be very similar.  If you have audio, they will even announce flight modes. I use D4R-II receivers on my…"
Feb 24, 2014
MICHAEL replied to Lloyd Breckenridge's discussion Can you get 6 flight modes with FrSky CPPM
"Thanks but that doesnt help my problem. The link you gave me is to update to 27ms and to allow the usage of ppm-sum(CPPM) and i did that. When i had normal ppm with all the servo wires connected. channel 5 worked fine and i could use it with a mix…"
Feb 24, 2014

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2014 UAV Challenge Official Photos Published

Posted on November 10, 2014 at 3:43pm 1 Comment

I know there have already been a few posts regarding the 2014 UAV Challenge however the official photographer "Stefan Hrabar" has just published his photos of the event and they are certainly worth seeing.

Brings back many happy memories of my week in…

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At 3:49am on March 31, 2015, léo Bernard said…

Hi,

I would like to know how do you convert quaternion of oculus into axis angle for http request : http://192.168.0.90/axis-cgi/com/ptz.cgi?center={positionx};{positiony}

because my function ToAxisAngle() is bugged I think :/

thank you

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